Uganda oil project: silence on black gold

Uganda oil project silence on black gold

By Laurence Caramel Posted today at 2:20 a.m., updated at 5:37 a.m. Reserved for our subscribers FactualIn this poor and landlocked country, this huge project in which the French group Total is playing a leading role is giving rise to more and more criticism, for its consequences on the environment and for the fate of … Read more

She lost family members to the pandemic, but got up and won a gold medal: meet Sunisa Lee

She lost family members to the pandemic but got up

Jamie Squire/Getty Images American gymnast Sunisa Lee was about to leave the sport due to a complicated family history, but she won a gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics: Know her history. Jamie Squire/Getty Images There are athletes in the Olympic Games who monopolize attention for their feats, their statements or even their failures, so … Read more

Going for gold to reduce antibiotic resistance

Journal Reference: Zeyang Pang, Qizhen Li, Yuexiao Jia, Weixiao Yan, Jie Qi, Yuan Guo, Fupin Hu, Dejian Zhou, Xingyu Jiang. Controlling the pyridinium–zwitterionic ligand ratio on atomically precise gold nanoclusters allowing for eradicating Gram-positive drug-resistant bacteria and retaining biocompatibility. Chemical Science, 2021; DOI: 10.1039/d1sc03056f Scientists have been investigating the use of gold nanoclusters — each … Read more