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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.

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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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Verly TEDx Liège

Jacques Verly @TEDx Liège
From Sputnik to Beanie Babies & CubeSats to OUFTI. Jacques Verly, Engineer at the University of Liège's Montefiore Institute, comes back to the fabulous history of the CubeSat OUFTI.

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.

Medicine : the genomic revolution
Unknown from the general public, the reading of human genome could lead to a medical revolution if the questions that it raises could find their answers.

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Vendetta en Hesbaye liégeoise 

Liège, 1297 : sur les terres de Humbert Corbeau, seigneur d’Awans, vit une riche serve qu’il désire marier à un de ses familiers. Mais un cousin du chevalier Guillaume, seigneur de Waroux, l’enlève et l’épouse…

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Simon Kimbangu, an African political prophet 

As early as 1921, Simon Kimbangu prophesied a reversal of the power relations between the Belgians and the Congolese, citing passages from the Bible as proof of his predictions. 

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An effect against thrombosis 

A very good example of fundamental research leading to the discovery of a new function of a protein. And, ultimately, why not a new means of fighting thrombosis?

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Teenage life stories 

Do well-adjusted teenagers see themselves in a different light than obese and depressed youngsters? Having studied the question closely, a team of psychologists has established that there are certain language trends specific to each group. The team has attempted to use the language they identified as being specific to each group in order to ensure better therapeutic care.

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Europe is steadily becoming green 

A thesis has analyzed the rate at which environment protection policy is being integrated into the CAP. It shows that respect for the environment has increasingly become a condition of financial aid even though we are still a long way from reaching the level of ‘greenness’ forecast  in recent years.

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X-ray pulsations 

For the first time, astrophysicists have observed X-ray pulsations from a massive star. A new and surprising discovery which raises new questions.

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