France-United States space cooperation - French science on Mars - InSight lands on Mars with French SEIS seismometer

Monday 26 November at 20:54 CET, InSight (INterior exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport) landed on Mars with the French SEIS seismometer (Seismic Experiment for Interior Structure), the mission’s main instrument, in the western portion of Elysium (...)

Chateaubriand Fellowship: Call for Applications 2019-2020

The Chateaubriand Fellowship in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM), offered by the Embassy of France in the United States, Office for Science and Technology, aims to initiate or reinforce collaborations, partnerships or joint projects by encouraging exchange at the (...)

One year later, overview of the "Make Our Planet Great Again" initiative in the United States

Following the announcement of the United States' withdrawal from the Paris Agreement by American President Donald Trump on June 1, 2017, French President Emmanuel Macron invited researchers, entrepreneurs, students, associations and NGOs from the United States and around the world to come (...)


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    On November 26, 2018, InSight probe launched on May 5 will land on Mars for a two-year nominal mission. InSight must study the internal structure of the still poorly known Red Planet. To do so, (...)


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