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  1. Calisph’Air/Science Travellers- Making science easy

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    June 27, 2007

    On 4 June, 150 programme participants met in Toulouse, France, to present their results. Another 200 fellow pupils also took part via a teleconference link-up.

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  2. "Voyageurs des sables" Six high-school pupils help to monitor desertification

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    December 27, 2006

    Guided by explorer Stéphane Lévin, a unique and demanding adventure awaits the 6 high-school pupils selected for the “Sand Travellers” (Voyageurs des Sables) expedition. With just 20 days left before departure, the youngsters’ dreams are getting closer to reality as they come to grips with scientific and technical concepts and follow an intensive training regime to acclimatize themselves to remote and harsh desert conditions. The 6 sand travellers are confidently, and somewhat impatiently, looking forward to embarking on their 12-day extreme adventure.

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  3. French reports to COSPAR

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    July 15, 2010

    Every two years, the CNES produces an activities report to COSPAR (Committee on Space Research).  

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  4. Space in Strasbourg

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    October 7, 2008

    Strasbourg is the archetypal European city, making it the natural choice to host a large-scale space event during France’s turn at the helm of the EU presidency. This operation will be taking place in the city centre from 22 October to 5 November.

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  5. Scientific politics

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    May 7, 2015

    The CNES is in charge of proposing the spatial scientific politics to its regulatory authorities.

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  6. COROT detects oscillations in 3 distant stars

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    November 3, 2008

    CNES’s COROT spacecraft has turned up 3 distant stars surprisingly similar to our own Sun. The discovery is the subject of an article this week in the prestigious American review Science.

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  7. CNES post-doctoral research scientist Audrey Hasson receives L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science award

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    October 20, 2016

    “I’m from Alsace in Northeast France and a keen mountaineer, so I wasn’t really pre-destined for studying the ocean!” says Audrey Hasson with a smile. On 12 October, the young CNES post-doctoral research scientist was awarded a L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science grant. She is currently pursuing research work at the LOCEAN* laboratory on ocean surface salinity, using satellite and in-situ data.

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  8. Biarritz 2009

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    July 15, 2010

    The prospective seminar 2009 took place in Biarritz from the 16 to the 19 march.

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  9. Earth, environment and climate sciences

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    May 7, 2015

    The program in Earth sciences has for objective to increase the knowledge and the understanding of the system Earth.

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  10. Calisph’Air/Science Travellers project has the world in its hands

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    June 27, 2007

    From the sands of Morocco to city suburbs, passing through the foothills of the Pyrenees on the way, hundreds of pupils have joined together in the Calisph’Air/Science Travellers project to learn more about global warming issues. The final results of this first-rate educational programme are now coming in.

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  11. « XMM-Newton » catalog, fifth edition!

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    May 6, 2015

    The European satellite XMM-Newton, launched in 1999, offers to the scientists a 5th version of its catalog and a sky map, more precise than never, celestial bodies and events of very high energy which emit X-rays.

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  12. The "biodiversity ark" for the Science Week

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    August 13, 2010

    As part of the International Year of Biodiversity (IYB), CNES will be celebrating science at the Forum des Halles, Paris, from 20 to 24 October. Space experts, explorers, art and interaction with the public will be on the menu.

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  13. CoRoT-7b, the first super-earth discovered

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    • Sciences et techniques

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    February 20, 2009

    In February 3rd, 2009, the CoRoT scientific team announced the first exoplanet the telluric nature of which was no doubt.

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  14. Microgravity

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    December 17, 2003

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