Claudia Walder
Claudia Walder is an author and editor, including for the Swiss travel magazine Transhelvetica and the Swiss National Museum’s own Magazine.

17. July 2019

Literature | Tourism | 20th / 21st century | Culture | Article | Featured

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Heidi in Japan

Heidi is a cult figure in Japan. An animated series from 1974 helped her achieve that status. The series ushered in the now booming anime industry.

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28. June 2019

Technology | Nature | Modern Age | Economy | Article | Featured

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The coolest box in the house

These days, the refrigerator is as much a part of our lives as running water or toothpaste. But that hasn’t always been the case. In earlier times, blocks of ice or cold water were used to keep food chilled.

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