Lack of ships, scientists “unable to go to sea”

Scientists urge the federal government to review its strategy to renew the fleet of vessels dedicated to science. "We need to discuss it urgently," they say, especially in the context of the fight against climate change. Norway, Germany, the United Kingdom,...

Too much time in front of the screens harms the development of children, study

A study from the University of Calgary shows that toddlers who spend too much time in front of a screen are developing and doing less well in primary school. According to the study published in the medical journal JAMA Pediatrics, excessive time...

Samsung unveils a 1 TB storage chip for phones

The next generation of smartphones could be the first to come with an integrated storage of 1 terabyte (TB), the equivalent of 43 one-hour videos in 4K, thanks to an innovation from Samsung (New Window) . The South Korean electronics...

Imminent arrival of InSight probe on Mars

On Sunday, at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) near Los Angelewas preparing, to make the final course adjustments to maneuver the landing gear and allow it to land on Monday on the red planet. If all goes according to plan,...