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Dolphins of the bay
Discovering the bottlenose dolphins of North Patagonia. A great exercice of scientific popularization lead by Els Vermeulen, PhD student in oceanography.

livres greco-romains

Books of the Greco-Roman world
From discovery of the Papyri to the preservation of books. 
A virtual exhibition offered by the CEDOPAL (ULg)

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INTRO refugies climatiques One good reason to speak of "climate refugees"
The difficulty of isolating environmental factors from other drivers of migration still exists but no-one now seems to deny their importance as a driving force of displacement.
INTRO Camps Fukushima 

After Fukushima, life in a prefab
François Gemenne, FNRS qualified researcher at the University of  Liège, analyses the journey of the victims of  Fukushima, in the refugees camps.


Steven Laureys TEDxBrussels

Steven Laureys @ TEDxBrussels
From brain to consciousness. Steven Laureys presented its research domain through a 13 minutes stand up conference @TEDxBrussels. A brilliant, clear and innovative message. There is live after death.

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First report on GHG emissions from African rivers 

A recent study conducted by Belgian scientists shows that emissions of greenhouse gas by African rivers are much more important than previously thought.

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The near-death experiences of patients with locked-in syndrome 

'Near-death experiences’ are relatively frequent. However, they’re not all the same: in particular, those experienced by patients with locked-in syndrome.

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Underground forest cathedrals 

Is replanting forests a good idea? Undoubtedly, but doing so risks the destruction of grassy habitats that have an exceptionally rich biodiversity warn researchers at Gembloux Agro-Bio Tech.

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Spotlight on Jupiter’s aurorae 

On Jupiter, aurorae are linked to different phenomena, some of which have not yet been explained. Combined observations by means of the Hisaki and Hubble satellites have made it possible to identify one of these previously poorly understood mechanisms.

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The butterfly effect of shale gas 

For around six years, the level of ethane in the atmosphere has been increasing constantly. A team from the University of Liege that specializes in infrared light analysis has identified the cause: the extraction of shale gas in the United States.

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Disposable bioreactors 

The idea of using disposable bioreactors is making headway in the pharmaceutical industry. Nonetheless, industrials still request the expertise of the academic community before adopting these “Kleenex” reactors

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