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Andrew Steele
π Planet π Society

Lifespan: what can we learn from these animal-champions?

Andrew Steele, PhD in physics from the University of Oxford, Science Writer and Presenter

On July 12th, 2022
5 mins reading time
π Society

How to cultivate critical thinking

Manuel Bächtold, Lecturer in Epistemology and Didactics of Science at Université de Montpellier, Gwen Pallarès, Lecturer in Science Didactics at Université de Reims Champagne-Ardennes, Céline Schöpfer, PhD student in philosophy at the University of Geneva, Denis Caroti, Doctor of Philosophy on the issue of Critical Thinking

On July 6th, 2022
4 mins reading time

Critical thinking is difficult to teach because it is more than just a skill to learn. To do so effectively it must be seen more as a personal quality that should be nurtured.

π Digital π Society

Remote working: overcoming preconceptions for the best of both worlds

Suzy Canivenc, Associate researcher at the "Futurs de l’Industrie et du Travail" chair (FIT²) at Mines Paris

On June 29th, 2022
5 mins reading time

A large proportion of employees have developed a taste for remote working, 35% would change employer if their boss forced them to return to the office full-time.

Anne-Marie Guillemard
π Society π Economics

In a society of longevity, seniors are more than a “silver economy”

Anne-Marie Guillemard, Professor Emeritus of Sociology at Université de Paris-Cité

On June 29th, 2022
4 mins reading time
π Economics π Society

Economics and the challenge of moral values

David Thesmar, Professor of Financial Economics, Sloan School of Management (MIT)

On May 4th, 2022
5 mins reading time

What can economic thought gain from considering the confrontation between efficiency and values? Could it could enable economics to better inform political debates?

Philippe Drobinski
π Planet π Society

IPCC report: three things you need to know

Philippe Drobinski, CNRS Research Director at the Dynamic Meteorology Laboratory (LMD*) and Professor at Ecole Polytechnique (IP Paris), Patricia Crifo, Professor of Economics at École Polytechnique (IP Paris), Researcher at CREST (CNRS) and Associate Researcher at CIRANO, Julie Mayer, Researcher and Lecturer at I³-CRG* at École Polytechnique (IP Paris)

On April 21st, 2022
4 mins reading time