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"The pandemic has shown that not all lives are equal"
In the past year, the Covid-19 pandemic has claimed the lives of more than 2.6 million people. The restrictive measures imposed by government authorities to limit the propagation of the virus raise...
From the compressed air bugle to the geophone, discover the photos from the innovation archives established by Jean Perrin, the physicist who founded the CNRS. These images and many others will be...
France in 2019: More Critical, More Altruistic
Since 1981, the surveys conducted every ten years by the European Values Study programme have assessed the values and beliefs of Europe’s citizens. To mark the launch of the book La France des...
Scientists for the French Republic
The CNRS celebrates its 80th anniversary this year. Throughout 2019, our chronicler Denis Guthleben will be recounting its history. This first episode takes us back to the inception of our...
Challenging Preconceived Ideas about Migration
Demographer François Héran, holder of the Migrations and Societies Chair at the Collège de France, challenges our preconceived ideas on migration and tells CNRS News why, together with more than 800...
How Many Sexes Are There?
Are our Mineral Resources Truly Limited?
Fascinating scientific shots
Boosting space propulsion
Ruins tell the tale of human societies
Personalised breast reconstruction