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Life Sciences - Oct 11
Life Sciences
Researchers from the CNRS and Université de Rennes 1 1 , in collaboration with Airbus, have designed a visual pattern that elicits long-term avoidance of high-risk areas by raptors. The scientists' work clears the way for further investigation into the visual cognition of these birds, and it has applications for conservation, because raptors are among the most common victims of collisions with planes and wind turbines.
Life Sciences - Oct 11
Life Sciences

Researchers from the Sleep Team at the Lyon Neuroscience Research Center (CNRS / INSERM / Claude Bernard Lyon 1 University / Université Jean Monnet), together with a colleague from the MECADEV resear

Innovation - Oct 10
Innovation

Valérie Castellani, Thierry Chartier, and Daniel Le Berre are the recipients of the 2018 CNRS Innovation Medals.

Chemistry - Oct 5
Chemistry

On October 5, 2018 in Seoul, CNRS and Sorbonne University, together with Ewha Womans University and Yonsei University, their two South Korean partners, inaugurated 2B-FUEL, an International Joint Unit (UMI) in materials chemistry and organic electronics.

- Oct 4

In recent months the CNRS has conducted two new disciplinary procedures for scientific misconduct involving two CNRS senior researchers.

Life Sciences - Oct 10

A 2016 study 1 showed that exposure to urban pollution involving magnetite particles played a role in the development of Alzheimer's disease.

Physics - Oct 8

A video produced in 2009 and featuring Gérard Mourou, winner of the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics, is currently circulating on social networks.

Life Sciences - Oct 5

To understand why some cancer cells resist radiotherapy, an international team of researchers has used crystallography to “photograph” the first moments of the molecular ballet that allows these cells to repair their DNA.

Event - Oct 3
Event

Gérard Mourou, professor and member of the Haut-collège of École Polytechnique, has been awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Physics.





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