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Your Virtual Body is now Ready
It is now (almost) possible to be embodied in realistic fashion within a virtual body. Although this reality could pave the way for new therapies, it also raises certain questions. The computer...
The Tyranny of Appearance
In the summertime, our bodies are more visible, becoming an important concern in a society that idealizes physical “perfection.” Is this a recent phenomenon? And what are the downsides of this cult...
Lifting the Veil on Dreams
However mysterious and uncontrollable, dreaming is a brain activity like any other, and one that researchers can look into. Interview with neurologist and sleep specialist Isabelle Arnulf.
The Myth of Human Enhancement
While transhumanism seeks to transcend the biological limitations of the human body, robotics researcher Nathanaël Jarrassé advocates a realistic perception of prostheses, which do not transform...
Being gay or lesbian under Nazi rule
Notre Dame: Research Steps In
Unlocking the Secrets of Four-Strand DNA
Rare Earths, and Afterwards?
France in 2019: More Critical, More Altruistic