Two NGOs announce attacking the State before the Council of State to better protect dolphins

Dolphins swim in the Mediterranean Sea, near La Ciotat (Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur), in June 2020. CHRISTOPHE SIMON / AFP Two non-governmental organizations (NGOs), Sea Shepherd and France Nature Environnement (FNE), announce that they will file, on Monday, December 6, appeals to the Council of State against the government, accused of not taking the necessary measures to … Read more

DART, a kamikaze mission to learn how to protect yourself from asteroids

NASA illustration showing the Italian Space Agency’s DART spacecraft and Licia Cube, before impact on the Didymos binary system. HANDOUT / AFP Of all the horrors that threaten the Earth and especially its inhabitants, the most devastating – but also the one that has the lowest probability of occurring – comes from space: the collision … Read more

Climate change will destroy familiar environments, create new ones and undermine efforts to protect sea life

Climate change will destroy familiar environments, create new ones and undermine efforts to protect sea life – NovLink Home Mash M Climate change will destroy familiar environments, create new ones and undermine efforts to protect sea life We wish to give thanks to the author of this short article for this remarkable content Climate change … Read more

Honeybees use social distancing to protect themselves against parasites

Journal Reference: Michelina Pusceddu, Alessandro Cini, Simona Alberti, Emanuele Salaris, Panagiotis Theodorou, Ignazio Floris, Alberto Satta. Honey bees increase social distancing when facing the ectoparasite Varroa destructor. Science Advances, 2021; 7 (44) DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.abj1398 The study, published in Science Advances, demonstrated that honeybee colonies respond to infestation from a harmful mite by modifying the use … Read more

For ladies, greater exposure to estrogen in life may protect brain regions that are vulnerable to Alzheimer’s

For ladies, greater exposure to estrogen in life may protect brain regions that are vulnerable to Alzheimer’s – NovLink Home Mash I For ladies, greater exposure to estrogen in life may protect brain regions that are vulnerable to Alzheimer’s We would love to give thanks to the writer of this short article for this remarkable … Read more

“Palestinians”, on LCP: eight Palestinian women in resistance to protect their culture

Safaa Hathot denounces the racist laws of the Israeli government as much as the patriarchy in her rap songs. DRYADES FILMS LCP-AN – TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2 AT 8:30 P.M. – DOCUMENTARY “Being Palestinian is a burden, in the sense that one must always defend oneself, justify oneself”, notes Ghadeer Dajani. This thirty-something, interior designer in … Read more

An icy airbag to protect the future ITER nuclear fusion reactor

Infrared images showing the evolution of a disruption in the reactor. (a) Before the disruption. (b) After. (c) Later, hot electrons reappear if the amount of deuterium introduced is not sufficient. PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS During the works, research continues. In Saint-Paul-lez-Durance (Bouches-du-Rhône), one of the biggest research sites, ITER is moving forward to hope to … Read more

Landowners commit for a century to protect biodiversity on their land

By Carole Sauvage Posted on October 03, 2021 at 2:10 a.m. – Updated on October 15, 2021 at 10:36 a.m. Reserved for our subscribers ReportageIn Vendée, a couple of retired farmers signed a “real environmental obligation” in June with the Pays de la Loire Conservatory of natural spaces. The little-known device aims to preserve the … Read more

Physicists describe photons’ characteristics to protect future quantum computing

Journal Reference: Denis R. Candido, Michael E. Flatt. Suppression of the Optical Linewidth and Spin Decoherence of a Quantum Spin Center in a p-n Diode. PRX Quantum, 2021 [abstract] But even that may have a weakness: Encrypted information could be decoded by future quantum computers that would try many keys simultaneously and rapidly find the … Read more

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