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History - Jan 15
History
Researchers from the CNRS, Sorbonne Université, université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, the Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle and the Musée du Quai Branly - Jacques Chirac have shown colours formerly painted on the Pachacamac idol, a 15th century Inca God and oracle. Paired with the first carbon 14 dating of the object, these results published in PLOS ONE on 15 January 2020 shed light on colour practices, and how important they were in the Andes at that time.
Astronomy - Jan 9
Astronomy

The small red planet is losing water more quickly than what theory as well as past observations would suggest.

Pedagogy - Jan 8
Pedagogy

As early as 4 years old, children associate power and masculinity, even in countries considered to be more egalitarian like Norway.

Astronomy - Jan 9
Astronomy

The small red planet is losing water more quickly than what theory as well as past observations would suggest.

Life Sciences - Dec 20, 2019
Life Sciences

Axons, the threadlike part of a nerve cell that conducts impulses, are both flexible and strong, which makes them a mystery in the eyes of biologists.


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Environment - Earth Sciences - 16.01.2020
Heading to Barbados to investigate two unknowns in the climate equation
Heading to Barbados to investigate two unknowns in the climate equation
A major airborne and oceanographic mission off the Caribbean island of Barbados is preparing to study two major climate unknowns: trade wind cumulus clouds and mesoscale eddies in the ocean.

Linguistics / Literature - 15.01.2020

Linguistics / Literature - 15.01.2020

Environment - 06.01.2020
A better estimate of water-level rise in the Ganges delta
A better estimate of water-level rise in the Ganges delta
For the first time, scientists have provided reliable regional estimates of land subsidence and water-level rise in the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna delta.

Social Sciences - Life Sciences - 17.12.2019
Collective Memory Shapes the Construction of Personal
Collective Memory Shapes the Construction of Personal
For sociologists, our individual memories are shaped by the collective memory of our community. Until now, this phenomenon had never been studied at the neurobiological level.

Physics - Electroengineering - 12.12.2019

Health - 10.12.2019
CEA-Leti Thin-Film Batteries Target Extended Applications and Improved Performance in Medical Implants
CEA-Leti Thin-Film Batteries Target Extended Applications and Improved Performance in Medical Implants
'IEDM 2019 Paper Reports Millimeter-Scale TFBs Exhibit the Best Performance In Both Energy and Power Densities SAN FRANCISCO ' Dec.

Life Sciences - 10.12.2019
CEA-Leti Builds Fully Integrated Bio-Inspired Neural Network with RRAM-Based Synapses & Analogue Spiking Neurons
'Functionality of Circuit Presented at IEDM 2019 Was Demonstrated With Handwritten Digits Classification on a Tablet Screen 'SAN FRANCISCO ' Dec.

Earth Sciences - Environment - 04.12.2019
Expedition on Antarctic plateau to better gauge sea level rise
Expedition on Antarctic plateau to better gauge sea level rise
From 7 December 2019 to 25 January 2020, a team of scientists from France (CNRS and Université Grenoble Alpes ) and Italy ( Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche , Istituto Nazionale Geofisica e Vulcano

Business / Economics - 27.11.2019

Life Sciences - 27.11.2019
Compliance with Paris Agreement would limit loss of productivity for fishing and agriculture
Compliance with Paris Agreement would limit loss of productivity for fishing and agriculture
What is the global impact of climate change on fishing and agriculture? An international team of scientists 1 led by the CNRS, involving the University of Montpellier 2 in France, has studied this question by applying climate models to worldwide data on employment, the economy, and food security.

Life Sciences - Agronomy / Food Science - 30.09.2019
Highly complex genome of the devastating soybean disease Phakopsora pachyrhizi unraveled by a unique consortium of private and public partners
Highly complex genome of the devastating soybean disease Phakopsora pachyrhizi unraveled by a unique consortium of private and public partners
Asian soybean rust caused by the obligate biotrophic fungus Phakopsora pachyrhizi is a critical challenge for soybean growers, especially in Latin America where 192 million metric tons are produced (

Computer Science / Telecom - 10.09.2019
CEA-Leti and Orolia Announce FlexFusion, A Powerful Positioning & Navigation Technology
'Combining Data from Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) and Inertial Management Units Ensures Accuracy Even During GNSS Outages ' G RENOBLE, France ' Sept 10th, 2019 ' Leti, a research instit

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