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The Framework of Notre-Dame: Putting an End to Stereotypes
Frédéric Épaud, a specialist on medieval frameworks, discusses the falsehoods that circulated after the fire that ravaged Notre-Dame on April 15.
Wood: a Material for the Future?
It seems industrial actors swear solely by concrete or the latest composite materials. Yet a billion years ago, nature invented a revolutionary material with striking properties: wood. It can not...
Who Built the Eiffel Tower?
Since its construction, more than 120 million visitors from all over the world have marveled at the Eiffel Tower. Historian Bertrand Lemoine looks back at the career and achievements of its prolific...
How Many Sexes Are There?
The Legacy of World War I
The Machine that Selected the Citizens of Athens
“Energy sobriety is not just a matter for individuals”
“Humans caused the overpopulation of wild boars”
Determining the role of climate change in extreme weather events