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Foreyia maxkuhni
  • 09.01.2018
  • SSS
  • Press release

A 240 million years old bizarre fish, species of the year 2018 of the SSS

As for current species, new fossil species are described each year by scientists. In 2017, researchers working in a Swiss institution described a total of 138 new species. And eight of them are extinct species! Of these, the SSS elected Foreyia maxkuhni species of the year 2018.

  • Publications

Sélection nationale 2018 - l'Educateur 4/2018
  • 2018

Skills for the future

De l’eau en poudre? De la mousse au chocolat moléculaire? Si vous aussi, vous avez des idées originales pour enseigner les sciences, participez à la sélection nationale de Science on Stage qui vous permettra peut-être de partir au Portugal et de prendre part à la plus grande foire éducative européenne.
couverture GSS 2018
  • 2018

Geoscience Switzerland 2018

The phone book of geosciences in Switzerland
ipbes.net
  • 2018

Summary for policymakers of the thematic assessment report on land degradation and restoration of the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

Produced by the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES), the report was approved at the 6th session of the IPBES Plenary in Medellín, Colombia. IPBES has 129 State Members.
SSS Newsletter 34
  • 2018

SSS Newsletter 34

The March 2018 publication of the Swiss Systematics Society
IBS 2018/129
  • 2018

Informationsdienst Biodiversität Schweiz IBS Nr. 129

Der Klimawandel treibt Schneehasen in die Höhe
Jahresbericht des Präsidenten 2017
  • 2018

Naturwissenschaftliche Gesellschaft Thun - Jahresbericht des Präsidenten 2017

Zusammenfassung der Aktivitäten im Jahr 2017 inkl. Bericht des Naturschutzbeauftragten.