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Everything You always Wanted to Know about Sex
Why don’t humans copulate in public? Why have they had to organize their sexuality according to strict rules? And how did pleasure of the flesh become a sin?
In the Days of Human Zoos
Human beings on display in zoos: this was the public entertainment provided by certain late 19th century societies, at a time when racial stereotyping was not called into question.
A Mango Harvest with the Baka Pygmies
Deep in the African equatorial forest, the Baka pygmies of Cameroon live in symbiosis with their environment. The anthropologist Laurent Maget joined them during mango harvest season. Depending on...
Arctic Peoples Faced with New Challenges
Sedentary lifestyles, climate change... in 50 years, the living conditions of Arctic populations have changed dramatically. Anthropologist Joëlle Robert-Lamblin, who went on several missions to the...
A World within a World
Whether for refugees, displaced populations or migrants, camps are a new element of global society, says researcher Michel Agier, who directed a book on the subject.
The Legacy of World War I
Now Boarding for the Stars
The Beauty behind the Math
A New Hope for Lupus Treatment
Biomass: Chemistry's New Eldorado?
Villani and Ávila: Two Men that Count
Yves Meyer, an Exceptional Mathematician
The Fascinating Art of Whistled Speech