New method of warning about earthquakes

On the screen, a neon blue curve labeled “Tohoku”. Here is the simplest geophysical summary of the 2011 earthquake in Japan responsible for the Fukushima disaster. Worldwide, earthquakes have killed nearly one million people in the last 30 years, mainly in Indonesia and Haiti. In Sophia Antipolis, west of Nice, Quentin Blatari and his team … Read more

An encyclopedia to revive yesterday’s scent

“When you smell an old book, it smells like vanilla, and there’s hints of chocolate and caramel… in fact, it smells almost like ice cream! A Her face came alive when doctoral student Victoria-Ann Mitchell described the sweet-smelling perfume in St. Paul’s Cathedral’s 18th-century library in London. “The simple fact of being able to smell … Read more