Archive for 2017

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Extraordinary Kids fly in ZERO GRAVITY !

The European Space Agency (ESA) and Novespace, subsidiary of CNES, offered a weightless experience to 8 disable kids, with the help of the association organizing the “Rêves de Gosse” (Kids’ dreams) event.
The kids came from five ESA member states – UK, France, Germany, Belgium, and Italy – and boarded the converted Airbus A310 Zero G in Bordeaux, France on 24 August as part of this “Kid’s Weightless Dreams” flight. 
Joining the children were ESA astronauts from their corresponding member states: Tim Peake (UK), Frank De Winne (Belgium), Maurizio Cheli (Italy), Thomas Reiter (Germany), Claudie Haigneré, member of the National Academy of technologies of France and Jean-Francois Clervoy (France) mentored the children on board and answered their questions.

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Erol Gelenbe: cyber attacks: we need an international legislation

A large-scale cyber attack on Tuesday, June 27 targeted large companies and public services in several countries, in Russia, Ukraine, but also in Denmark, France, Norway, the Netherlands and Great Britain, where the parliament was targeted.
Interview with Erol Gelenbe, Professor at the Imperial College, member of the National Academy of Technologies of France.

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Jean-Marie Lehn: "Neurosciences and chemistry: a bridge to create."

Jean-Marie Lehn, membre du laboratoire ISIS de l'université de Strasbourg, prix Nobel de chimie de 1987 pour l’élaboration et l’utilisation de molécules exerçant, du fait de leurs structures, des interactions hautement sélectives était à l’ICM – Institut du Cerveau et de la Moelle épinière le 13 Mars 2017 pour donner une conférence sur le thème de la chimie organique et de ses applications bio-médicales.
Jean-Marie Lehn est professeur honoraire au Collège de France et membre de l'Académie des technologies.

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Sight Restoration: From Neuroprotection to Artificial Vision Jose-Alain Sahel

Eye & Ear Foundation Professor and Chairman of Ophthalmology
University of Pittsburgh Laureate Lecture
José-Alain Sahel is at the head of the research center Institut de la VisionJosé-Alain Sahel. The Institut de la Vision is one of the most important research centers in Europe on eye diseases. He is member of NATF.