Lorenzo, the most powerful hurricane ever observed in the North Atlantic on its way to Europe

METEO The hurricane could reach the Breton coasts next Friday with a significantly downgraded power [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="310"] Hurricane Lorenzo[/caption]   It is the most powerful hurricane ever observed in the northeast Atlantic. Lorenzo, classified in category 5 (the…

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ELECTRONIC CIGARETTE: LIQUID SOLIDIFIES IN THE LUNGS OF A YOUNG PERSON WHO WAS VAPORIZING TOO MUCH

[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="658"] One of the ingredients in the liquid from the electronic cigarettes solidified in the young man's lungs.[/caption]     While the United States is on alert about the risks associated with electronic smoking, after the deaths…

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“Wild” clinical trial: Five questions to better understand clinical trials and their management

RESEARCH While a "wild" and an illegal clinical trial has been discovered and interrupted, "20 Minutes" looks at the supervision of these medical studies [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="341"] Illustration of a skin patch. This illegal clinical trial used skin patches…

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Russia: Should we be concerned after the explosion of a laboratory containing smallpox and Ebola?

BATTERIES This research centre, which is working on the Ebola virus, is one of only two structures in the world to contain the smallpox virus [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="356"] Russia denied on Tuesday any threat of contamination after an explosion and…

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