“Reactions to ‘Don’t Look Up’ Completely Miss the Biodiversity Crisis”

Tribune. Like millions of spectators, I watched the film Don’t Look Up, which made me uncomfortable and troubled me. I found there what I have experienced for several years in explaining the biodiversity crisis to various audiences: at worst denial and, too often, immobility or impotent acquiescence. This film hurt me, it is so crazy … Read more

“We lacked desire during the first quarter of an hour”: reactions after Antwerp-Charleroi

Chamber : “I would have liked a rather different first, but we must not dramatize, there are twelve games left. There are a lot of lessons to be learned from today. We had a fairly mixed start to the match. We had the ball, but we were punished directly. We have to be more rigorous … Read more

Chemical reactions enhance efficiency of key energy storage method

Journal Reference: Fuqiong Lei, David Korba, Wei Huang, Kelvin Randhir, Like Li, Nick AuYeung. Thermochemical heat recuperation for compressed air energy storage. Energy Conversion and Management, 2021; 250: 114889 DOI: 10.1016/j.enconman.2021.114889 Moving toward net-zero carbon emissions means dealing with the intermittent, unpredictable nature of green power sources such as wind and solar and also overcoming … Read more

News in Telegram: reactions, hidden text, translation and QR codes | Gadgets

Hours before the end of the year Telegram messenger announced the 12th and last update last year. It includes reactions, the possibility of adding hidden text, automatic translation of messages, as well as QR codes for which the design is configured. A reaction is a quick response to a message in the form of an … Read more

New computational approach predicts chemical reactions at high temperatures

Journal Reference: Jose Antonio Garrido Torres, Vahe Gharakhanyan, Nongnuch Artrith, Tobias Hoffmann Eegholm, Alexander Urban. Augmenting zero-Kelvin quantum mechanics with machine learning for the prediction of chemical reactions at high temperatures. Nature Communications, 2021; 12 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-27154-2 A Columbia Engineering team reports that they have developed a new computation technique that, through combining quantum … Read more

“President in zigzag”, “man of the lobbies”: many political reactions after the announcement of the relaunch of nuclear power by Emmanuel Macron

In a bar in Bayonne during Emmanuel Macron’s televised address, November 9, 2021. BOB EDME / AP It is a short sentence pronounced by Emmanuel Macron, Tuesday, November 9, which triggered many political reactions the day after his address to the population. “We will, for the first time in decades, relaunch the construction of nuclear … Read more