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The Statue of Liberty: the emblem of New York

arriving at Ellis Island had of America. This statue representing Liberty Enlightening the World (Liberty Enlightening the World) was given to the United States by France in 1886, on the occasion of the centennial of American independence and as a sign of friendship between the two nations. Toda ...

25
Sep
2008

Josephine Baker: 5 things to know about this extraordinary artist

1- She grew up in poverty Freda Josephine McDonald was born in the United States, in St. Louis, Missouri on June 3, 1906. She grew up in great poverty and was exposed to racist violence from an early age. She lived with her mother at the time in wooden shacks that were often set on fire by white ...

07
Oct
2021

TV: The series Ten Percent wins an International Emmy Award

A consecration in the United States Cock-a-doodle-doo for French TV productions: season 4 of the series Ten Percent won an award on Monday, November 22, 2021 at the International Emmy Awards. As a reminder, the International Emmy Awards academy has been rewarding the best television productions ...

23
Nov
2021

Wordle: 5 things you need to know about the new hit game

1- It is based on the principle of the TV game Motus Since its launch last year in the United States, Wordle has become a real phenomenon on social networks! And yet, its concept is nothing revolutionary, since this simple little game is based on the principle of the TV game show Motus, which wa ...

18
Jan
2022

Black Friday: 3 solidarity alternatives

at day to associations that clean the oceans. Giving Tuesday This movement also known as Giving Tuesday or Giving Tuesday was born in 2012 in the United States. It has been exported to over 100 countries. The Giving Tuesday is held on the Tuesday after Black Friday and is presented as the glo ...

30
Nov
2021

Film: understand the Don't Look Up phenomenon in 5 questions

scover that a comet is heading straight for planet Earth with a deadly impact expected in 6 months, they immediately alert NASA, the President of the United States and the national mainstream media. But the prospect of the end of the world is quickly pushed out of the news by the gossip of the mo ...

27
Jan
2022

Air travel: what are the prohibited items?

t restriction (they must sometimes be tasted at the checkpoint: bring resealable containers). - specific foods in case of allergy Caution: in the United States and Canada, bottles must not exceed 3 ounces, or 90 ml. They must be inserted into smaller sealed bags. What can I put in the hold? Ce ...

28
June
2013

The hydroalcoholic gel: history of an invention

iss infectious disease specialist and epidemiologist had to take up his pilgrim's staff and travel to various countries to convince people. In the United States, he met fire marshals who said: "There is no way we are going to put alcohol against the walls in hospitals because alcohol is flammable ...

05
Nov
2020

Climate: Météo-France acquires two new supercomputers

illions of operations per second), they allow France to move into the international top 10 in weather and climate forecasting, a field previously dominated by the United States and Great Britain. Making more accurate forecasts All this computing power will of course be used for weather forecasti ...

05
July
2021

Chagall le passeur de lumière: an exhibition at the Centre Pompidou Metz

c Chagall's stained glass windows light up buildings, both religious and non-religious, in the Grand Est region but also in Nice, Germany, Israel, the United States, England and Switzerland. Did you know that you can admire stained glass windows by the great Russian painter at the UN headquarters ...

16
Aug
2021

Decoration: the transitional style in 5 questions

ransitional decorating style operates the transition between two decorating styles: traditional and modern. This hot new style has appeared in the United States under the name transitional home design. In practice, this decorating trend involves combining modern and traditional furniture, mate ...

08
Sep
2021

Grandeur Nature : an unusual walk in Varengeville-sur-Mer

une, while discovering impressive and/or unusual installations. To note: as a reminder, land art is a contemporary art movement that appeared in the United States in the late 1960s. Its particularity is to use the landscape and the resources of nature as a source of inspiration and as a playgroun ...

09
Sep
2021

Covid: Is vaccination of children being considered in France?

18. In Cuba, children receive one of two serums developed by the country, but which have not received WHO approval for marketing abroad. In the United States, vaccination of children began on November 8. Of the 28 million children involved, more than 10% have already received a first dose from ...

22
Nov
2021

Féerie de Noël : a shop exclusively dedicated to Christmas decorations

owners of the shop have planned a sort of signposted route, with a direction for the visit. Some do not hesitate to come from Belgium, Italy or even the United States and Asia to perfect their Christmas decoration with handcrafted and authentic items, in the purest tradition of Alsatian holidays. ...

24
Nov
2021

The world of Steve McCurry: an exhibition event at the Musée Maillol

ors will be able to see that the photographer always puts the human at the center of the image, even when his presence is only hinted at. From the United States to Southeast Asia, via Brazil, Cuba, Africa, Italy, Afghanistan and India, this exhibition offers a true world tour in images and, above ...

13
Dec
2021

Christmas tree: 3 ideas for edible decorations

stripes, the candy sticks are perfect for decorating a tree with traditional Christmas colors. These candies, which are called candy canes in the United States, sugar canes or Christmas canes, are believed to have been invented in 17th century Germany. They have been among the Christmas treat ...

17
Dec
2021

Health: 5 benefits of handwriting

ven that writing by hand is a beneficial exercise for memorization and assimilation of knowledge. A study conducted at Princeton University in the United States in 2014 showed that taking handwritten notes anchors learning in the brain better than taking notes on a computer. Indeed, when typin ...

11
Jan
2022

Maui in Hawaii: 5 things to know about this paradise destination

: Michael Huey on Flickr Once you're there, you'll understand why readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine have voted Maui the best island in the United States more than 20 times! If you had to choose just one island out of the 132 in the Hawaiian archipelago, choose this one because it's th ...

12
Jan
2022

Space: 5 events expected in 2022

: Ariane 62 equipped with 2 engines and Ariane 64 equipped with 4 engines. 5- The first European rover on Mars Until now, only two countries, the United States and China, have succeeded in landing a working device on the surface of Mars. Europe would also like to be represented on the red pla ...

13
Jan
2022

Bridge: the French Bridge Federation makes its digital revolution

l association of Youth and Popular Education, is the first bridge federation at the European level and the second largest worldwide federation after the United States? It was during the first health crisis-related lockdown in March 2020 that the FFB began its digital revolution. It was then faced ...

03
Feb
2022