Topic: Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique
A study of 50,000-year-old Neanderthal bones indicates that members of the ancient human species buried their dead, suggesting that they were capable of complex thought.
Credit rating downgrades prompts several European nations to lambaste S&P ratings agency. But France, which lost its AAA credit rating, says it will implement cost cuts.
China has successfully launched the first component to build its own space station, indicating that it is closing the gap with the big space powers such as the US and Russia.
09/29/2011 11:13 am
Religious intolerance is a daily reality in Europe, mainly targeted at Muslims. We need to better understand the dynamics behind the new trend of laws and popular opinion banning minority religious expression and stigmatizing Islam.
05/12/2011 09:00 am
Astronomers have for the first time made detailed measurements of an exoplanet in the temperate zone around its star. Their conclusion: It looks a lot like a planet in our solar system.
03/17/2010 05:13 pm
The ribbon could be the solar system’s version of Earth’s northern and southern lights. The results of the discovery, made by NASA’s IBEX satellite, appear Friday in the journal Science.
10/16/2009 01:00 am
President Sarkozy's law-and-order push now includes three years in jail or a 45,000 euro fine for being a member of a gang.
06/30/2009 01:00 am