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Graphene, the future of high-tech
19/07/2014 - Webwatch

Graphene, the future of high-tech

This week, the topic up for discussion is graphene, a recently discovered material. Our Webwatchers have the details...

Playing computer games can contribute to science
12/07/2014 - Webwatch

Playing computer games can contribute to science

How can crowdsourcing and computer games help science? That’s what our Webwatchers look at this week…

New gastronomy centre in Paris works on food for tomorrow
24/06/2014 - On-the-spot France

New gastronomy centre in Paris works on food for tomorrow

What will we be eating in the future?

04/06/2014

French press review 4 June 2014

Hollande hopes to redraw France's administrative map but that means treading on a few toes, not to mention problems finding new names for new regions. And there are some fascinating ...

28/05/2014

French press review 28 May 2014

UMP's Fillon and Copé, Shakespeare's Juliet and nuclear power prices are all in today's papers.

13/05/2014 - France

French study revives mobile phone cancer link debate

A French study has found that people who use mobile phones intensively have a higher risk of developing brain cancer.

13/05/2014 - France - United States - Italy

Red wine ingredient does not help people live longer, study

The "French paradox" - the claim that people who drink red wine live longer -  remains a mystery after a study has found that the antioxydant resveratrol has no magical effects on ...

Scientists create first synthetic yeast chromosome
19/04/2014 - Webwatch

Scientists create first synthetic yeast chromosome

What’s the latest advance in biological engineering? Our Webwatchers have more...

The Lycée Fénélon Notre-Dame in La Rochelle where the rape took place
14/04/2014 - France

Mass DNA test begins in hunt for rapist in French Catholic school

French police took DNA samples from 527 schoolboys and male staff at a Catholic school in the west-coast city of La Rochelle on Monday in the search for a rapist who assaulted a female student ...

14/04/2014

French press review 14 April 2014

Not everyone is keen on Valls's plan to streamline France's adminstration. The US and EU are worried about Ukraine. A survey calls for changes in global drug policy.

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