French start-ups bring green to the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas

Naïo Technologies’ autonomous electric robot, dedicated to agriculture, at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Monday, January 3. ELLEN SCHMIDT / AP French start-ups devoted to agritech or greentech return with a harvest of trophies from the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, the world’s largest trade fair for technological innovation, which was … Read more

Interview with Cristina Donà: “I let time flow and bring me the answers”

want is the new album by Cristina Donà, published on December 3, 2021. The release of the disc was anticipated by release of individuals Wish e Guilt. Also, during the summer tour 2021 the artist previewed some songs from the album live. With want, Cristina Donà returns to the music scene after a long period … Read more

Liga: Barcelona bring back a point from Sevilla, reduced to ten

The Catalans will have to hope that the winter break sees the return of injuries from Memphis Depay and Ansu Fati before the January 2 resumption in Mallorca in the league. At the kickoff, Xavi renewed his confidence in the young Ferran Jutgla (22 years old) and Abdessamad Ezzalzouli (20 years old) in attack alongside … Read more

Quantum algorithms bring ions to a standstill

Journal Reference: Steven A. King, Lukas J. Spieß, Peter Micke, Alexander Wilzewski, Tobias Leopold, José R. Crespo López-Urrutia, Piet O. Schmidt. Algorithmic Ground-State Cooling of Weakly Coupled Oscillators Using Quantum Logic. Physical Review X, 2021; 11 (4) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevX.11.041049 If you want to investigate particles — such as ions — extremely accurately (say, using precision … Read more

Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, director of “Lingui, les ties sacrés”: “I am fighting to bring Africa back to the center of humanity”

Mahamat-Saleh Haroun at the Toronto International Film Festival, Canada, September 2017. VALÉRIE MACON / AFP Lingui, the sacred bonds follows two Chadian women, Amina (Achouackh Abakar) and her daughter, Maria (Rihane Khalil Alio), who wants to perform voluntary termination of pregnancy in a country where the law prohibits it and religious authorities condemn it. Selected … Read more

Submarine crisis: to bring Australia back to the “contract of the century”, the crazy dream of the French

Wishful thinking or possible rebound? Three months after the slap in the face by the announcement of the Aukus alliance, negotiated in secret behind Paris, the French authorities and Naval Group are cultivating a secret hope: that Australia will one day reverse the breach of the sub contract. – French conventional navies, realizing that the … Read more

Three-body interactions bring egoists into the collective comfort zone – even penguins

Journal Reference: A. V. Zampetaki, B. Liebchen, A. V. Ivlev, H. Löwen. Collective self-optimization of communicating active particles. PNAS, 2021 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2111142118 Penguins in the Antarctic battle against the cold and group together in order to keep each other warm. But if they stand too close together, they overheat. Consequently, there is an ideal temperature … Read more

In Sudan, the streets remain determined to bring down the military junta

By Eliott Brachet Posted today at 10:46 a.m., updated at 10:47 a.m. Reserved for our subscribers FactualTens of thousands of Sudanese demonstrated across the country on Thursday, November 25, to denounce any agreement with the generals. The return of Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok has not appeased the protesters. On a pixelated banner, the mustached face … Read more

Covid-19: in South Sudan, a campaign to “bring the vaccine closer to the people”

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Agnes Lazarus, a resident of Ibba village, South Sudan, attends the launch of the Covid-19 vaccination campaign … Read more