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Earth Sciences - Environment - 21.11.2022

Agronomy / Food Science - Environment - 04.11.2022
How can we feed humanity?
According to United Nations projections, there will be approximately 9.7 billion people on the planet by 2050.

Health - Environment - 28.10.2022
Lessons from Covid-19: a detailed roadmap to improve One Health approaches is available at last
Publication of the French Scientific Council on Covid-19 in the journal The Lancet . CIRAD press release on October 26, 2022.

History / Archeology - Environment - 04.10.2022

Environment - Earth Sciences - 28.07.2022
Flying through Arctic cyclones to improve weather prediction and climate models
Flying through Arctic cyclones to improve weather prediction and climate models
In August 2022, two research aircraft equipped as airborne laboratories will fly over the Arctic Ocean on the lookout for polar cyclones.

Environment - Politics - 13.07.2022

Innovation - Environment - 24.06.2022

Environment - 27.05.2022
Transforming the most powerful greenhouse gas into compounds of interest
Publication of the LCH in the journal Angewandte Chemie International Edition on April 24, 2022. CNRS-INSB communication on May 24, 2022.

Environment - 20.05.2022
Promoting diversity in forestry
Promoting diversity in forestry
Diversifying the species in forest plantations has a positive impact on the quality of woodlands. This is the result of an international study, involving a CNRS researcher 1 , published on May 20, 2022, in the journal Science .

Environment - Social Sciences - 11.04.2022
FairCarboN, an exploratory Priority Research Programme and Infrastructure (PEPR) with sights set on carbon neutrality
To meet the Paris Agreement's goal of limiting global warming by 2050 to well under 2° C, carbon neutrality must be achieved.

Environment - Social Sciences - 16.03.2022
OneWater, an exploratory Priority Research Programme and Infrastructure (PEPR) focused on a shared resource
OneWater, an exploratory Priority Research Programme and Infrastructure (PEPR) focused on a shared resource
Water is a shared resource meeting essential needs of ecosystems and human populations alike. It should not be considered a commodity serving only a few purposes.

Environment - Social Sciences - 14.12.2021
CNRS and INRAE strengthen their scientific cooperation to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals
CNRS and INRAE strengthen their scientific cooperation to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals
Antoine Petit, CNRS Chair & CEO, and Philippe Mauguin, INRAE Chair & CEO, recently signed a new five-year framework agreement to underline their research institutions' commitment to working even more closely together.

Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 25.10.2021
Ocean sciences are essential in the fight against climate change
Full steam ahead toward the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26)! On October 25, Ifremer, the CNRS and the IRD, with support from the Ocean & Climate Platform and ESA astronau

Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 30.09.2021
CNRS showcases Antarctica in France Pavilion at Dubai World Expo
CNRS showcases Antarctica in France Pavilion at Dubai World Expo
From 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022, the CNRS will be in attendance at the Dubai World Expo's France Pavilion.

Earth Sciences - Environment - 29.09.2021
On the trail of ocean mercury
On the trail of ocean mercury
Mercury is released by coal combustion and mining activities to the atmosphere as a gaseous pollutant.

Computer Science - Environment - 13.09.2021
CEA-Leti Proposes Nine Research Tracks to Guide ICT Industry’s Quest to Reduce its Carbon Footprint
Pa per to Be Presented at IEEE ESSCIRC/ESSDERC Conference in September Warns of Unsustainable Increase in Power Use, Notes Potential Advantages for European Industry In Collaborative Response.

Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 03.08.2021

Environment - Agronomy / Food Science - 18.06.2021
Organic farming could feed Europe by 2050
Organic farming could feed Europe by 2050
Food has become one of the major challenges of the 21st century. According to a study carried out by CNRS scientists 1 , an organic, sustainable, biodiversity-friendly agro-food system, could be implemented in Europe and would allow a balanced coexistence between agriculture and the environment.

Environment - 17.06.2021
Impact glasses from Belize represent tektites from the Pleistocene Pantasma impact crater in Nicaragua
Publication by LGL-TPE Earth & Environment on May 17, 2021. Tektites are terrestrial impact-generated glasses that are ejected long distance (up to 11,000 km), share unique characteristics and have a poorly understood formation process.

Environment - 08.06.2021
Ocean and climate: French research called on to take part in a Priority Research Programme
Ocean and climate: French research called on to take part in a Priority Research Programme
O    The ocean is an ecosystem under threat from global warming, pollution, resource overexploitation and habitat degradation.

Environment - Mathematics - 25.05.2021

Environment - Mathematics - 21.05.2021
Institute of Mathematics for Planet Earth is founded
Institute of Mathematics for Planet Earth is founded
O    Mathematics have a major role to play in responding to pressing environmental issues, including global warming, species extinctions, extreme natural events, and pollution.

Environment - 19.04.2021
Crucial action needed for coral reefs
Crucial action needed for coral reefs
An international group of scientific experts co-directed by CNRS oceanographer Jean-Pierre Gattuso 1 has stated the requirements for coral reef survival in an article published in Biological Conservation .

Innovation - Environment - 15.04.2021

Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 15.04.2021
UArizona partners with French National Centre for Scientific Research to establish France-Arizona Institute for Global Grand Challenges
UArizona partners with French National Centre for Scientific Research to establish France-Arizona Institute for Global Grand Challenges
The partnership establishes the France-Arizona Institute for Global Grand Challenges at the University of Arizona, which will address critical research areas through large-scale international collaboration, innovation and exchange of resources.

Environment - 30.03.2021
How Climate Change is Affecting our Oceans
An international research team including researchers from CNRS, Sorbonne University and Ifremer has demonstrated that the ocean is increasingly moving towards stabilization.

Environment - Life Sciences - 25.02.2021

Environment - 15.02.2021
Record breaking observations at a depth of 172 metres shed light on how hard coral survives without light
Record breaking observations at a depth of 172 metres shed light on how hard coral survives without light
A + A In shallow water, less than 30 metres, the survival of hard corals depends on photosynthetic unicellular algae (zooxanthellae) living in their tissues.

Environment - Earth Sciences - 12.02.2021
Raman spectroscopy to determine CO2 solubility in mafic silicate melts at high pressure: Haplobasaltic, haploandesitic and approach of basaltic compositions
Publication of the LGL-TPE in the journal Chemical Geology on November 5, 2021. CO2 degassing of mafic silicate melts is an important part of the terrestrial carbon cycle, at mid-ocean ridges, oceanic hot spots, or in the middle of continents.

Environment - 21.01.2021
Antarctica: the ocean cools at the surface but warms up at depth
Antarctica: the ocean cools at the surface but warms up at depth
Scientists from the CNRS, CNES, IRD, Sorbonne Université, l'Université Toulouse III - Paul Sabatier and their Australian colleagues 1 , with the support of the IPEV, have provided a comprehensive analysis on the evolution of Southern Ocean temperatures over the last 25 years.
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