French Academy of Sciences

Type: Organization
Name: French Academy of Sciences
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

Am I the only one around here?

by Carl Pierer It is necessary that two men have the same number of hair, gold, and others. [i] This meme is taken from a scene in the Cohen brother's 1998 comedy "The Big Lebowski". During a game of bowling, Walter, in the picture, gets annoyed ... [Published 3quarksdaily - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Letter: Measure 92 is not about food safety; say no to GMO labels

Measure 92, the GMO labeling initiative, is not about food safety.An EU commissioned report titled “A Decade of EU-Funded GMO Research” states that “the main conclusion to be drawn from the efforts of more than 130 research projects, covering a period ... [Published Bend Bulletin - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

French model program improves science teaching

South African school children are being attracted and enticed to study science through a French model of science education called “La Main a la Pate” (LAMAP), meaning “hands in the dough”.LAMAP is an Inquiry Based-Science Education (IBSE) programme aimed ... [Published SABC - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Jean Tirole - Profile of a nobel laureate

Pic Courtesy: -http://www.lefigaro.fr French economist Jean Tirole was on Monday awarded the Nobel Prize for Economics 2014 for his research on market power and regulation."From the mid-1980s and onwards, Jean Tirole has breathed new life into research ... [Published zeenews.com - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

The 2014 Nobel Prize In Economics Awarded To Jean Tirole

By The 2014 Nobel Prize In Economics has been awarded to Jean Tirole “for his analysis of market power and regulation”.Before Tirole, researchers and policymakers sought general principles for all industries, the Academy said.“Tirole showed theoretically ... [Published Eurasia Review - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 1 reports

Invitation to Prestige Lecture and Presentation of the Karen Burt Award 2014

Professor Dame Ann Dowling DBE ScD FRS FREng‘Toward a Silent Aircraft’On 29 October 2014 the Women’s Engineering Society invites all guests to a Prestige Lecture given by Professor Ann Dowling DBE ScD FRS FREng followed by the presentation of the Karen ... [Published Institute of Water - Oct 13 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

EUROPEAN ALLIES HONORED WITH TAIWAN-FRANCE AWARDS

The two winners of the 18th Taiwan-France Cultural Award — the European Research Center on Contemporary Taiwan (ERCCT) at the University of Tuebingen and Cannes-based music trade show MIDEM — were honored in a ceremony held at the historic institute of ... [Published Taiwan Today - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Does hypnotherapy have a role in medicine?

Every day in clinical practice, doctors struggle to deal with a multitude of conditions that are not responsive to the biomedical model that was the focus of most of our scientific, evidence-based training.Regardless of how sane and reasonable our patient ... [Published Australian Doctor - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Sellal receives delegation of French Academy of Sciences, Algerian researchers settled abroad

ALGIERS- Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal has received Sunday in Algiers a delegation of the French Academy of Sciences and Algerian researchers settled abroad, said the Prime Minister Office in a communiqué.The delegation is on working visit to Algeria ... [Published Algérie Presse Service - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Music from World War I and Other Exhibition Programs at The Newberry

The Newberry Library exhibitions Chicago, Europe, and the Great War and American Women Rebuilding France, 1917-1924 and programs are free to the public. In conjunction with the exhibitions, there is a music performance, “ Music of the First World War: ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 2 reports

Algeria, France to establish Science-Technology Academy

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.ALGIERS, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- Algeria and France signed on Saturday a memorandum of understanding and cooperation to establish the Academy of Science and Technology of Algeria in the capital Algiers, state-run APS news agency ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 4 reports

Alim Louis Benabid, Pioneer in Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease, Receives Lasker Foundation Award

GRENOBLE, France--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Prof. Alim-Louis Benabid, chairman of the board of the French bio-medical research center Clinatec and member of the French Académie des Sciences, has been named co-winner of the prestigious 2014 Lasker~DeBakey ... [Published EON Science - Sep 08 2014]

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...During a game of bowling, Walter, in the picture, gets annoyed at the other characters constantly overstepping the line. Drawing a gun, he asks: "Am I the only around here who gives a shit about rules?" [ii]
"From the mid-1980s and onwards, Jean Tirole has breathed new life into research on such market failures" the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences said of the 61-year old Frenchman who works at the Toulouse School of Economics in France
Mebarki said that this new Academy represents "an autonomous space of high skill that will bring scientists including Algerians settled abroad, particularly in France, and serve as a bridge to other foreign academies."
They receive the prize "for transformative contributions to the field of nano-optics that have broken long-held beliefs about the limitations of the resolution limits of optical microscopy and imaging."

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Am I the only one around here? [Published 3quarksdaily - Oct 27 2014]
Letter: Measure 92 is not about food safety; sa... [Published Bend Bulletin - Oct 21 2014]
French model program improves science teaching [Published SABC - Oct 17 2014]
The 2014 Nobel Prize In Economics Awarded To Je... [Published Eurasia Review - Oct 13 2014]
Invitation to Prestige Lecture and Presentation... [Published Institute of Water - Oct 13 2014]
Jean Tirole - Profile of a nobel laureate [Published zeenews.com - Oct 13 2014]
EUROPEAN ALLIES HONORED WITH TAIWAN-FRANCE AWARDS [Published Taiwan Today - Oct 08 2014]
Watches & Wonders – Montblanc’s Latest Releases [Published Revo-online.com - Oct 01 2014]
Does hypnotherapy have a role in medicine? [Published Australian Doctor - Sep 29 2014]
Sellal receives delegation of French Academy of... [Published Algérie Presse Service - Sep 21 2014]
Music from World War I and Other Exhibition Pro... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 21 2014]
Algeria, France to establish Science-Technology... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 20 2014]
Algeria, France to establish Science-Technology... [Published China.org.cn - Sep 20 2014]
Seeds of Doubt [Published IntelliBriefs - Sep 17 2014]
Alim Louis Benabid, Pioneer in Treatment of Par... [Published EON Science - Sep 08 2014]
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Alim Louis Benabid, Pioneer in Treatment of Par... [Published Business Wire Health News - Sep 08 2014]
Fields Medals 2014: the maths of Avila, Bhargav... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 13 2014]
Nine Scientific Pioneers Receive The 2014 Kavli... [Published PR Newswire - May 29 2014]
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Am I the only one around here? [Published 3quarksdaily - Oct 27 2014]
by Carl Pierer It is necessary that two men have the same number of hair, gold, and others. [i] This meme is taken from a scene in the Cohen brother's 1998 comedy "The Big Lebowski". During a game of bowling, Walter, in the picture, gets annoyed ...
Seeds of Doubt [Published IntelliBriefs - Sep 17 2014]
http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/08/25/seeds-of-doubt An activist's controversial crusade against genetically modified crops.BY MICHAEL SPECTER  Vandana Shiva accuses multinational corporations such as Monsanto of attempting to impose "food totalitarianism" ...
Alim Louis Benabid, Pioneer in Treatment of Par... [Published EON Science - Sep 08 2014]
GRENOBLE, France--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Prof. Alim-Louis Benabid, chairman of the board of the French bio-medical research center Clinatec and member of the French Académie des Sciences, has been named co-winner of the prestigious 2014 Lasker~DeBakey ...
Alim Louis Benabid, Pioneer in Treatment of Par... [Published Business Wire Technology News - Sep 08 2014]
GRENOBLE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Prof. Alim-Louis Benabid, chairman of the board of the French bio-medical research center Clinatec and member of the French Académie des Sciences, has been named co-winner of the prestigious 2014 Lasker~DeBakey Clinical ...
Alim Louis Benabid, Pioneer in Treatment of Par... [Published Business Wire Science: Science News - Sep 08 2014]
GRENOBLE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Prof. Alim-Louis Benabid, chairman of the board of the French bio-medical research center Clinatec and member of the French Académie des Sciences, has been named co-winner of the prestigious 2014 Lasker~DeBakey Clinical ...
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