Bernadette Mérenne-Schoumaker publie un Atlas qui, en une centaine de cartes et infographies, explique en quoi la gestion des matières premières sera un des grands défis du XXIe siècle.
Metals are often captured by minerals at a microscopic level. Mineral engineering enables the development of deposits.
Guanabara Bay in Brazil is a dream destination for tourists. But less so for its dolphins, which show PCB concentrations that are among the highest in the world!
Is the use of certain plants to extract heavy metals from polluted soils a good practice? And what if some of the trees recommended for this purpose prove to be intolerant to these heavy metals in the long term?
Frédéric Boulvain is publishing two books which, although very different, put geology within the reach of (just about) everyone. A fascinating journey to the centre of our planet.