Science: Cheese tastes stronger when injected with hip-hop

Expectant mothers often put headphones on their bellies for their babies to listen to as they develop, but it’s a little less common to see cheesemakers doing the same with their wheels of Brie and Camembert.

Nothing wrong with seeing what would happen if they did, said one team of Swiss researchers. The scientists placed […]

Switzerland tightens rules on horse movement

In an effort to fight equine disease outbreaks, Switzerland has implemented new rules regarding horse movement and reporting.

With the new rules, each time a horse is moved to a new stable or the owners change must be reported to the Animal Tracing Database (BDTA). There are some exceptions – for example, if the move […]