Rappler's latest stories on Swiss Alps
Authors of a new study 'predict glacier extinction by 2100 under a high emission scenario in 21 of the 46 natural World Heritage sites where glaciers are currently found'
This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world
The accident happened shortly before midday as a train run by the Matterhorn Gotthard rail company attempted a maneuver at Andermatt station
The funeral is held in the church where the couple had attended mass before setting out on their trek in the Swiss Alps
The 57 kilometer Gotthard Base Tunnel cost over 11 2 billion euros to build
The two climbers identified by the Japanese consulate in Geneva as 22 year old Michio Oikawa and 21 year old Masayuki Kobayashi go missing on August 18 1970
The majestic mountainside town of Valais in Switzerland can make anyone an outdoor person