find a press release

All press releases

  • 27 August 204
    Learning to read : tricking the brain
    While reading, children and adults alike must avoid confusing mirror-image letters (like b/d or p/q). Why is it difficult to differentiate these letters? When learning to read, our brain must be able (...)
  • August 24, 2014
    Cold snap in the tropics
    Tropical glaciers have responded to episodes of cooling in Greenland and the Antarctic over the past 20,000 years, according to a study carried out mainly by researchers at the CNRS, Université (...)
  • 14 August 2014
    From rectal cells to neurons : keys to understanding transdifferentiation
    How can a specialized cell change its identity? A team from the Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire (CNRS/INSERM/Université de Strasbourg) investigated a 100% effective (...)
  • 13 august 2014
    Fields Medal awarded to Artur Avila
    The Fields Medal, the world's most prestigious distinction in mathematics, is being awarded today to Artur Avila, a CNRS senior researcher at the Institut de Mathématiques de Jussieu-Paris Rive (...)
  • 12 August 2014
    Ebullition causes methane emissions in tropical reservoirs
    For the first time, methane emissions by ebullition from tropical reservoirs have been accurately quantified, revealing that this emission pathway depends on both the water level in the reservoir, (...)


rss Subscribe to our RSS feeds

Press office

Tel: +33 1 44 96 51 51
Fax: + 33 1 44 96 49 29

All press contacts

Back to homepageContactcredits