May 28, 2022

A German company claims to have found the key to the fight against cancer

SEEN FROM ELSEWHERE – A German company from Cologne has found a promising approach. Its researchers have just received new funds injected by a renowned ...
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The playmate that IT should resolve to forget

STORY – ‘Lenna’, aka Lena Forsén, posed nude for ‘Playboy’ in 1972. Her photo has become a reference used in hundreds of image processing research ...
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The evolution of animal species is faster than expected

Populations of birds and mammals manage to adapt to changes within a few generations. Lay eggs earlier in the spring to make the birth of ...
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The DNA of a dead person from Pompeii decrypted

For the first time, a team has succeeded in analyzing the genome of one of the victims of Vesuvius. They remained frozen for eternity. Trapped ...
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How a psychiatrist campaigned against ‘comics’

HISTORY OF MEDICINE – In the book Seduction of the Innocent published in 1954, Fredric Wertham believed that comics “can affect even children who do ...
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Cancer: “Our immune system has capacities that no drug can ever match”

MAINTENANCE – Pr Olivier Michielin, oncologist in Lausanne, takes stock of the extraordinary benefits of immunotherapy on the occasion of the publication of a book ...
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A mysterious and unknown civilization of the Amazon is revealed from the sky

STORY – Sightings by plane have unearthed the remains of a vanished culture deep in the heart of the Amazon rainforest. Dense, hostile, uninhabitable, the ...
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Smoking cessation: the effective vaper for pregnant women

A study shows that the electronic cigarette helps at least as well as the patches to quit smoking during pregnancy. The motivation may be strong, ...
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Bordeaux emergencies forced to screen patients

STORY – Civil Protection volunteers are responsible for welcoming them under a tent to check that they have called the Samu, by whom they are ...
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