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Gaia, the billion star surveyor, ready for launch
Gaia will make the largest, most precise three-dimensional map of our Galaxy by surveying more than a billion stars.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Global Vegetation Data From Proba-V Ready For...
Imaeg Caption: Twin volcanic plumes - one ash, one gas - from Sicily's Mt Etna. This image was acquired on 26 October 2013 by the Proba-V minisatellite.
Beetles that live with ants: A remarkably large and colorful new species from Guyane
Scientists from the Smithsonian Institution describe the Spectacular Guyane False-form beetle, or Guyanemorpha spectabilis , from Guyane .
Auplata: Update on New Industrial and Strategic Developments
Auplata announced that it has filed an administrative request to the French authorities for the implementation of an industrial unit of gold cyanidation for its Dieu Merci gold mine.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Saintmodels.com is live
According to Saint International's CEO Deiwght Peters, "I never wanted just any website, but something that was distinct from anything else in the Caribbean modelling space and aesthetically congruent with what's happening internationally," he noted of the agency's foray into digital space via the launch of the company's website, ... (more)
Sun Dec 01, 2013
EURO Resources Is Overvalued At The Current Gold Price And Could Be A Good Short Candidate
In this article, I'll have a closer look at EURO Resources SA , which is a royalty company holding two royalties on gold projects in South America .
Fri Nov 29, 2013
European Space Agency to help track China's moon probe mission
The European Space Agency says its tracking station will lend a hand to China when that country launches a mission to put a rover on the moon.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Phase II Drilling Commences on Columbus Gold's 5.37M oz. Paul Isnard Gold Project, French Guiana
Columbus Gold Corp. is pleased to announce that Phase II drilling has commenced at its Paul Isnard Gold Project in French Guiana.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Meet Gaia: The European spacecraft that will map a BILLION stars
Countdown to Gaia's lift-off begins: European spacecraft will soon embark on journey to map a BILLION stars and discover the secrets of dark matter The mission is designed to discover thousands of previously unknown objects and to yield clues about mysterious dark matter and dark energy The two-tonne robot is due to be blasted into orbit on a ... (more)
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Soyuz launch from Kourou rescheduled for Dec 18 - source
MOSCOW. Nov 25 - The launch of a Soyuz ST-B rocket carrying a European Gaia satellite from the Kourou Space Center in French Guiana originally planned for December 20 has been rescheduled for December 18, a source from the Russian space industry told Interfax-AVN on Monday.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
French weekly magazines review
Security concerns, immigration, fiscal apathy, and social upheaval are all gracing the covers of French magazines this weekend.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Racist slurs have hurt family and me - minister
France's black justice minister, who has been compared to a monkey in a series of racist slurs, has spoken about the pain she has suffered, as well as the hurt it has caused her children.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Caribbean News Now!
UN condemns racist attacks against French Guiana-born justice minister
GENEVA, Switzerland -- The recent racist attacks in France against French Guiana-born Minister of Justice Christiane Taubira are unacceptable, the United Nations human rights office said on Friday, warning that this is another sign of rising discrimination in many European nations.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Global Voices Online
Have Racist Behaviors Been Unleashed in France ?
Epitomized by racial taunt s [fr] towards the French Guiana-born Minister of Justice Christine Taubira on the cover of the weekly newspaper Minute, many observers bemoan the rise of racist behaviors [fr] in France.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
4 Energy Stock Stories Fueling Midweek Investment Chatter
The Anglo-Dutch giant has come up empty with the GM-ES-5 well on the Guyane Maritime permit off the coast French Guiana.
SES suffers launch delay to satellite ASTRA 5B
SES , one of the world's largest commercial satellite operators, said on Wednesday that the planned launch of one of its satellites had been delayed until January.
International Business Times
'Clever as a Monkey': French Far-Right Magazine Launches...
A French court has initiated legal proceedings against a far-right magazine after it published a racist slur against the country's black justice minister Christiane Taubira.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
Small cap share tips: Small oil firms are taking on the big guns and...
There are a number of elements that mark out Trinity Exploration from the pack of oil juniors that populate AIM.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
New Market Report Now Available: Northern Petroleum Plc (NOP) - Oil & ...
The company undertakes exploration and development of natural resource properties for the production of oil and natural gas, and trading of assets.