The 2012 Paralympics
From 29 August to 9 September 2012, the 14th Paralympics are being held in ...London, with a record 4,200 athletes from 174 countries taking part!
Higgs boson: the discovery
The European Organisation for Nuclear Research's physicists may have discovered ...the Higgs boson. A scientific revolution.
The Nobel Prizes: disciplines of ...exception
Since 1901, Nobel Prizes have been awarded to several hundreds of laureates, ...some famous, some less so. Their fields of work are as diverse as was specified by their generous patron, over a century ago.
The autumn literary season
With 646 novels published between the end of August and the end of October, ...including 426 new French novels and 69 first novels, there are a host of discoveries in store for readers in this autumn's literary offerings, as well as new experiences of established authors...
Nobel Prize Award Ceremony 2012
The Nobel Prize Award Ceremony was simultaneously held in Stockholm, Sweden and ...Oslo, Norway on 10th December 2012. Highly anticipated, the Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to leaders of the European Union.
London 2012 Olympics
From 27 July to 12 August, the Olympic Games will be shining on London – ...capital of the world hosting 204 nations and delegations. Athletes from around the world, let the festival begin!
Nobel Prize Week 2012
The Nobel Foundation will announce the winners of the Nobel prizes between the ...8th and the 15th of October 2012. In total, six prizes will be awarded including the prestigious Nobel peace prize.
Chagall at the Musée du Luxembourg in ...Paris
Through around a hundred works, the exhibition looks back at the life of Marc ...Chagall, a French painter of Russian origin who lived through the Revolution, two World Wars and a period in exile, and whose body of work tells the story of his experience, "between war and peace".
Les Milles Camp Memorial site opened
Located near Aix-en-Provence, the Les Milles Camp Memorial Site offers visitors ...an insight into the tragic history of this former tile factory, transformed during the Second World War into an internment and deportation camp.
Voici Paris at the Pompidou Centre
Until 14 January at the Pompidou Centre, the exhibition entitled Voici Paris, ...Modernités photographiques 1920-1950 provides a of photographic insightoutput into France between the wars.