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Venus, Jupiter et Paris

Photo: Serge Brunier (TWAN), depuis la Tour Montparnasse. — Astronomy Picture of the Day. On les voyait clairement depuis ma terrasse avec Max, en attendant le début de Top Chef, je me demandais ce que...

Prof et nouvelles technologies

Sur 65 élèves, 51 élèves – soit plus des trois-quart – ont recopié à des degrés divers ce qu’ils trouvaient sur internet, sans recouper ou vérifier les informations ou réfléchir un tant soit peu...

La fin de l’Encyclopaedia Britannica papier

Gary Marchionini, the dean of the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, said the fading of print encyclopedias was “an inexorable trend that will continue.”...

Les leçons à tirer des films catastrophes

Their special effects can be realistic enough to make us feel like we are right there in the heart of the storm. But frequently, the heroes and heroines of these movies respond to disasters...

Les limites de TED

But: We live in a world of increasingly networked knowledge. And it’s a world that allows us to appreciate what has always been true: that new ideas are never sprung, fully formed, from the...

Avortement après naissance

Alberto Giubilini, from Monash University, and Francesca Minerva, from the University of Melbourne, say a foetus and a newborn are equivalent in their lack of a sense of their own life and aspiration. They...