Scientists need to understand policymaking to influence it.   Recently updated !

Read this article. Sure it will help you to understand things we are not used to think about! https://www.theguardian.com/science/political-science/2016/apr/27/if-scientists-want-to-influence-policymaking-they-need-to-understand-it                                                  Is policymaking like a clinical trial? Photograph: Stephen Kelly/PA

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#SciencesDebout, an other path for scientific outreach ? 1

What is #SciencesDebout ? I guess most of the readers know what the French movement NuitDebout (Standing Night) is. If not, let’s just say that after a demonstration against a law draft about working conditions, a few tens of people decided to remain on the Republique place for the night. This occupation persists and gathers […]


Billionaires for basic research By Jeffrey Mervis (Science Insider)

  Posted in Science, Feb. 27 2015. After 42 years of doing atomic physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, and 16 years as an MIT administrator, Marc Kastner knows intimately both the value of basic research—and how to convince rich people to foster its growth at a premier research institution. Yesterday he […]

Any volunteers to join the HSE Bloggers in the EuroScientist team?

Photo credit: © intheskies – Fotolia.com Dear all, I have tried these weeks to mark a new, pleasant, but pertinent direction for the HSE Blog with my last posts. This blog is now ready for a cooperative switch to gain strength and efficiency…. Up to you to follow this transition and to some of you to […]

Abstract word cloud for Survival of the Fittest with related tags and terms



During the year where President Reagan started his famous tax cut, I was a master student in Biochemistry at Univ. Paris 6- UPMC,  lucky to learn the concept of protein allostery from a great professor, Daniel Blangy. Years before, he was one of the PhD student of Jacques Monod at Institut Pasteur, helping him with Henri Buc […]


Few days ago, I watched this video in my Facebook where a collection of everyday people is shown walking in the street with a guide to direct them because they were in great danger, compulsively focused to the screen of their smartphones. It reminds me that during the same day, like every day, I was doing the same… As if […]



Lessons from Panama Papers 1

    With Panama papers, we got a clear demonstration how the human societies are spoilt worldwide by the obsession of top-down spheres for compulsive self-enrichement and nepotism. The huge work developed by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists will undoubtedly mark our history and hopefully animate one for all the citizens to fight for a […]

Engaged against the dark side!

Read EuroScientist’s last issue about Science and the Common Good! Towards new ways to use and to make Science closer to the needs of our tired world! Peace must disrupt the vicious circle: fear-ignorance-hate and help the citizens to overcome the old adage tremendously exposed by Etienne de la Boetie close to 500 years ago: the […]