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A RATHER ODD COUPLE
Unique fossils discovery in South Africa!

A fossilized burrow of 250 millions years old, scanned at the synchrotron of Grenoble, France, revealed a surprising ...
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ANTINOE'S MUMMIES - LE LOUVRE
The Louvre of Paris has launched a few months ago, the study of a collection of copt mummies of Antinoe. A team of scientists leads by Le Louvre, has studied 38 copt mumm...
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CROCODILE AND SCIENCE
The crocodile farm, known for its lush and exotic locales and his crocodile ever more numerous and larger, contains a lesser-known facet. This is his involvement in scien...
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REBIRTH OF THE COLLECTIONS
The Natural History Museum of Paris has just acquired a brand new high-performance scanner. A CT scan spacious which there are only a few copies in the world and can rece...
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PORTRAIT DE CHIKUNGUNYA
PLEASE, DRAW ME A VIRUS ...
Much more than a menu cell, a little more than a bacterium, virus confined to the infinitely small. Its size is generally less than 250 n...
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THE THREAT OF THE ASIATIC HORNET
On the trail of a honeybees serial killer...
After Gaucho insecticide, the Varroa mite, the collapse disorder bee colonies (or CCD), the suspected toxicity of GMOs, ...
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GIANT DINOSAURES
One of the huge and richest European digging site found in France

Jean-Pierre Paillot, excavator driver, cannot beleive his eyes. He just dig out the bigges...
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MICROALGAE, A NEW GREEN GOLD
Micro-algae ... This name, far from reducing, is hopeful for environmental and industrial sectors. These microscopic unicellular plants are like the elementary building ...
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LADYBIRD THE BODYGUARD, THE SUICIDAL CRICK AND THE CRAZY SHRIMP
It sounds like a fable by de La Fontaine. The storyteller, Frédéric Thomas, is a researcher at CNRS and works on parasitism. But very special parasites. Those ones which ...
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OPAQUE AMBER
The amber, fossilized resin known for its ability to trap small animals and plant fragments, is not always clear. It can even be completely opaque, making it impossible t...
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FOSSILS HUNTER
Story of a passion... When we met Eric Depre, his passion appears immediatly. This ”young” self-educated collector of 44 year’s old had accumulate an incredible fossils ...
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PREHISTORIC MOULDINGS
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LASCAUX, A MAP OF THE PREHISTORIC SKY
The marvellous cave of Lascaux which is 17000 years old and possesses a wealth of dozens of horses, bisons and bulls painted on its dark walls was not just a sacred temp...
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MISSION IN GUYANESE FOREST
Expedition in the deep forest of French Guyana with a scientific mission in an unexplored area by modern man. Twelve days in what some call the green hell, but for Nature...
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AMAZING PLANTS
In the course of Evolution, certain groups of vegetal life have been randomly endowed with peculiar strategies and tactics so as to find water or nutrients to sustain the...
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THE TREASURE TROVE OF MARINE MICROALGAE
The treasure trove of marine micro algae Whether it be for energy, health, food or space travel reasons, some species of seaweed could turn out to be extremely precious...
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YEAR 2100
What does the future? To this question universal and timeless, Frédéric de Riedmatten try to respond in his book, "twenty-first century, innovations that will change our ...
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ADN DES MOMIES
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WEEVILS
A revolutionary acoustic drill tracks the weevils
Each year, 6O millions tons of cereals are stored in France in huge silos, then they are transported by trucks, barge...
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IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION
IVF. Behind this acronym which means In-Vitro Fertilization, a smoothly running process allows sterile couples give life to their dreams. The crew of Cochin Hospital of P...
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