Friday Nov 29
France's national library of grape varieties under threat, say protestors
Plans in France to relocate a living library of 7,000 wine grape varieties, some dating back to 1876, have come under fire from protestors who fear some rare varietals may not survive the journey.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Food Production Daily
SITEVI 2013 highlights: 'The French Miracle' and musical wine bottles
SITEVI 2013, the International Exhibition for the vine and wine, fruit and vegetable, and olive-growing sectors, opened this week in Montpellier, France from November 26-28.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Do these buildings turn you on? The psychology of curvy architecture
Zaha Hadid's design for the Qatar 2020 World Cup stadium attracted criticism for its resemblance to a certain part of the female anatomy.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
BIG Wins Competition to Design Museum of the Human Body in Montpellier, France
Bjarke Ingels Group has won the competition to design the Museum of the Human Body in Montpellier, France.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Nucleic Acids Research
Conformational transitions in human translin enable nucleic acid binding
Human translin functions as an octamer, but in the octameric crystallographic structure, the residues responsible for nucleic acid binding are not accessible.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
French Wind Critics Get Turbines Removed, Leaving Country More Reliant On Nuclear
Earlier this month, judges in Montpellier, France ordered French energy company GDF Suez to take down 10 wind turbines near the city of Arras in Northern France.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Last reflection ?
Far from the center of Montpellier in a new district this tree contemplates her reflection in a modern facade and perhaps, seeing the sun set, it must also ask how he left ... sunset to watch ... Montpellier is a French commune, located in the department of Herault and the Languedoc-Roussillon region.
The critically endangered harlequin frog Atelopus nahumae
Colombia's Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta range rises more than 18,000 feet from the Caribbean Sea - a height that makes them the tallest coastal mountains in the world.
6 of The World's Irreplaceable Places
In forests and on mountaintops and savannahs around the world, endangered and threatened animals cling to a precarious existence.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
European young investigators network for Usher syndrome awarded E-Rare collab project
Based on a ranking list that was established by the EU Scientific Evaluation Committee, the E-Rare funding bodies recommended the European young investigators network for Usher syndrome coordinated by Dr. Kerstin Nagel-Wolfrum from Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz for funding.