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Environment: not everything is allowed on the beach

ime domain and that this collection weakens the coastlines. So, if you want to bring back a little souvenir of your holidays, collect instead the "wind sand", i.e. the sand that has been blown off the beach by the wind onto the pavement or the sidewalks. Also be aware that the authorities gene ...

19
Aug
2021

The Carob tree: the tree with small horns

f the tree is grown for its fruit. However, it is very drought resistant, so it can be placed in the sun. Young trees should be planted out of the wind so that their leaves and flowers develop well. They can also suffer from frost. Once well developed they can withstand temperatures down to -7°C ...

20
Apr
2012

Leisure: 5 good reasons to return to the Futuroscope

4- To eat a pancake at the Rabbids Are you a fan of the crazy humor of the Rabbids? If so, you're going to love the new decor at La Crêpe Volante! A wind of madness has blown over the park's creperie, which is now entirely decorated around the facetious universe of the Rabbids. It is in thi ...

17
Aug
2021

The Theorem of Narcissus: a free exhibition at the Petit Palais in Paris

ream as the artist has a habit of playing with illusion, the imaginary and the unreal. In the Le Théorème de Narcisse tour, some works turn with the wind, others reflect the architecture of the Petit Palais, while a Blue River flows up to the monument's gate! As the title of the exhibition s ...

04
Oct
2021

Naoshima: an island museum in Japan

tside. On this open-air museum island, the works can be discovered as you walk or bike. Most of these installations play with the elements such as the wind or the sun and highlight the surrounding landscape. As you walk, you will come across a monumental sculpture by Walter de Maria or an inst ...

10
Jan
2022

What is the difference between weather and climate?

f the World Meteorological Organization or WMO, climate is a statistical description of atmospheric variables (such as temperature, precipitation, and wind) over a 30-year period. In contrast, weather is concerned only with the temperature at a given time T and place. Thus, your city's weather re ...

17
Mar
2022

Gardening: what is an epiphytic plant?

itions. Because of its ability to live above ground, an epiphytic plant takes advantage of more light and rainwater but also insect pollinators or wind to spread its seeds. What are some examples of epiphytic plants? Among the best-known epiphytic plants, we must of course mention orchids: al ...

23
Mar
2022

The Japanese apple tree: a spring flowering shrub

ontent with ordinary soil. Planting is done preferably in fall to ensure good rooting before winter. Choose a location in the sun and away from wind that could damage its flower buds. In practice, dig a hole about 70 cm in diameter and add compost to your garden soil before placing your shr ...

14
Apr
2022

Surprise your friends with these 10 Original Hams

ion. Until the First World War, it was the most sold food product in France. Dried in the middle of winter, it takes advantage of the dry cold and winds of the region to age naturally with less added salt. Less salty and more fatty, it is ideal for paninis or other hot sandwiches. The Jambon d ...

24
May
2022

Sunglasses: how to choose them according to your face and much more

A shape adapted to the face For sunglasses to perform their protective function properly, the shape of the frame must be adapted to the face. Logically, you shouldn't wear frames that are too small on a large face because the glasses may let the sun's rays through the sides or over the lenses. ...

18
July
2022

Sun in the garden: how to measure the exposure of your garden?

nt and the most flexible is to use shade sails or shades. They are easy to use. The main thing is to make sure they are securely fastened so that the wind cannot blow them away. These sails come in different sizes and are more or less blackout. They have the advantage of letting the rain through ...

27
July
2022

Gym session at the beach: 5 easy exercises

ose your eyes and be aware of all the sensations that come to you : - perceive all the sounds around you - enjoy the feel of the sun and/or wind on your skin - smell all the odors that reach your nostrils, without trying to identify them precisely. For about 5 minutes, enjoy feelin ...

29
July
2022

Forest management: what if France were to take its cue from Portugal?

of course be explained by the heat waves that have followed one another over our country for several weeks. Exceptional climatic conditions combining wind, overwhelming heat and drought favor fire starts everywhere in the country and not only in the south of France anymore. To face a maximum fire ...

05
Aug
2022