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Astronomy / Space Science - Earth Sciences - 08.04.2021
Mars didn't dry up in one go
Mars didn’t dry up in one go
The Perseverance rover has just landed on Mars. Meanwhile, its precursor Curiosity continues to explore the base of Mount Sharp (officially Aeolis Mons), a mountain several kilometres high at the centre of the Gale crater.

Astronomy / Space Science - 26.03.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - Social Sciences - 25.03.2021
Launch of Europe's largest astronomy network
Launch of Europe’s largest astronomy network
Two astronomy networks are coming together to form Europe's largest ground-based astronomy collaborative network: the ORP.

Astronomy / Space Science - 18.02.2021

Astronomy / Space Science - 18.02.2021
Mars 2020 mission: Perseverance rover lands successfully carrying French Supercam instrument
Mars 2020 mission: Perseverance rover lands successfully carrying French Supercam instrument
A + A Thursday 18 February, the Perseverance rover, carrying a suite of seven instruments including the French SuperCam, a greatly enhanced version of the ChemCam instrument already operating on NA

Astronomy / Space Science - 17.02.2021
Lakes isolated beneath Antarctic ice could be more amenable to life than thought
Publication of Laboratoire de physique in Science Advances on February 17, 2021. Lakes underneath the Antarctic ice sheet could be more hospitable than previously thought, allowing them to host more microbial life.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 06.11.2020
Uncovering the hidden side of storms - France's Taranis satellite to launch in november
Uncovering the hidden side of storms - France’s Taranis satellite to launch in november
Sprites, elves, jets... few people know that scientists habitually use such other-worldly words to describe transient luminous events or TLEs, light flashes that occur during active storms just a few tens of kilometres over our heads.

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 10.09.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Event - 18.08.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - Environment - 28.07.2020
Mars 2020 mission launch - Perseverance rover and its SuperCam instrument safely on their way to Mars
Mars 2020 mission launch - Perseverance rover and its SuperCam instrument safely on their way to Mars
Thursday 30 July, the Mars 2020 mission successfully lifted off from Cape Canaveral in Florida atop an Atlas V launcher.

Astronomy / Space Science - 20.07.2020
Could mini-Neptunes be irradiated ocean planets?
Many exoplanets known today are 'super-Earths', with a radius 1.3 times that of Earth, and 'mini-Neptunes', with 2.4 Earth radii.

Astronomy / Space Science - 16.07.2020

Astronomy / Space Science - 27.05.2020
The asteroids Ryugu and Bennu were formed by the destruction of a large asteroid
The asteroids Ryugu and Bennu were formed by the destruction of a large asteroid
What is the origin of the asteroids Bennu and Ryugu, and of their spinning-top shape? An international research team led by Patrick Michel, a CNRS researcher at the Laboratoire Lagrange (CNRS/Observa

Astronomy / Space Science - 16.03.2020
Jupiter’s Great Red Spot shrinking in size but not in thickness
Jupiter, the largest planet in the Solar System, is mainly made up of liquids and gases. Its clouds are shaped by jet streams, winds and vortices into numerous parallel bands, as well as coloured patches, one of which clearly stands out: the Great Red Spot.

Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 10.12.2018

Astronomy / Space Science - History / Archeology - 21.12.2017
Discovery of a 4,000-year-old military network in northern Syria
Discovery of a 4,000-year-old military network in northern Syria
The discovery of more than a thousand sites in Syria has revised our understanding of the settlement of the steppes during all periods in the history of the Near East.

Astronomy / Space Science - 20.11.2017

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 27.09.2017
Two CNRS 2017 Gold Medals awarded to physicists Alain Brillet and Thibault Damour
Two CNRS 2017 Gold Medals awarded to physicists Alain Brillet and Thibault Damour
In 2017, the CNRS has awarded two Gold Medals, to the physicists Alain Brillet and Thibault Damour for their major contributions to the detection of gravitational waves, first announced on 11 February 2016 1 .

Astronomy / Space Science - Physics - 28.06.2017
A massive, dead disk galaxy in the early Universe
A massive, dead disk galaxy in the early Universe
HST colour-composite image of the lensing cluster MACS2129'1 Picture ESO - Abstract At redshift z?=?2, when the Universe was just three billion years old, half of the most massive galaxies were extremely compact and had already exhausted their fuel for star formation.

Physics - Astronomy / Space Science - 16.03.2015
International Scholarship for master's
International Scholarship for master's
International scholarships for Master Scholarship for 2015-2016 The scholarship period is from and courses are given at the University Pierre et Marie Curie.

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