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  • 20 july 2017
    Our ancestors were already warm-blooded just before the Permian-Triassic extinction event
    For how long have warm-blooded animals existed? The time at which this character first appeared in the ancestors of mammals has long been debated. Now, dating analyses carried out on 90 fossils by (...)
  • 19 July 2017
    Navelbine® and Taxotere® : Histories of Sciences
    Weaving history with chemistry, Navelbine® and Taxotere®: Histories of Sciences (ISTE Editions, June 2017) tells the story of two anticancer drugs—both of natural origin—discovered by teams of (...)
  • JULY 13, 2017
    Mercury in the Arctic Ocean : Stopover in the tundra
    The Arctic Ocean and its fauna are far from major sources of pollution. So why are they so contaminated with mercury? This mystery has just been solved by an international team including researchers (...)
  • 6 July 2017
    First discovery of an exoplanet by SPHERE
    The astronomical instrument SPHERE, installed since 2014 on the Very Large Telescope (VLT) of the European Southern Observatory (ESO) in Chile, has made its first discovery of a planet around a star (...)
  • 28 june 2017
    Brooding dinosaurs
    A new method used to perform geochemical analysis of fossilized eggs from China has shown that oviraptorosaurs incubated their eggs with their bodies within a 35–40° C range, similar to extant birds (...)


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