Dead, overexploited miners, ecological disaster: jade, a cursed stone in Burma

Jade, a green stone, is believed to symbolize prosperity. Used in the making of art objects and jewelry, especially in China, it would also have therapeutic properties, especially soothing, used in lithotherapy, this ancestral medicine focused on the power of stones. In Burma, jade – not just any: kosmochlor, also called imperial jade – is […]

Dead, overexploited miners, ecological disaster: jade, a cursed stone in Burma

Jade, a green stone, is believed to symbolize prosperity. Used in the making of art objects and jewelry, especially in China, it would also have therapeutic properties, especially soothing, used in lithotherapy, this ancestral medicine focused on the power of stones. In Burma, jade – not just any: kosmochlor, also called imperial jade – is […]

Dead, overexploited miners, ecological disaster: jade, a cursed stone in Burma

Jade, a green stone, is believed to symbolize prosperity. Used in the making of art objects and jewelry, especially in China, it would also have therapeutic properties, especially soothing, used in lithotherapy, this ancestral medicine focused on the power of stones. In Burma, jade – not just any: kosmochlor, also called imperial jade – is […]

Dead, overexploited miners, ecological disaster: jade, a cursed stone in Burma

Jade, a green stone, is believed to symbolize prosperity. Used in the making of art objects and jewelry, especially in China, it would also have therapeutic properties, especially soothing, used in lithotherapy, this ancestral medicine focused on the power of stones. In Burma, jade – not just any: kosmochlor, also called imperial jade – is […]

Dead, overexploited miners, ecological disaster: jade, a cursed stone in Burma

Jade, a green stone, is believed to symbolize prosperity. Used in the making of art objects and jewelry, especially in China, it would also have therapeutic properties, especially soothing, used in lithotherapy, this ancestral medicine focused on the power of stones. In Burma, jade – not just any: kosmochlor, also called imperial jade – is […]

Dead, overexploited miners, ecological disaster: jade, a cursed stone in Burma

Jade, a green stone, is believed to symbolize prosperity. Used in the making of art objects and jewelry, especially in China, it would also have therapeutic properties, especially soothing, used in lithotherapy, this ancestral medicine focused on the power of stones. In Burma, jade – not just any: kosmochlor, also called imperial jade – is […]

Dead, overexploited miners, ecological disaster: jade, a cursed stone in Burma

Jade, a green stone, is believed to symbolize prosperity. Used in the making of art objects and jewelry, especially in China, it would also have therapeutic properties, especially soothing, used in lithotherapy, this ancestral medicine focused on the power of stones. In Burma, jade – not just any: kosmochlor, also called imperial jade – is […]

when plants replace concrete

It is a popular place for tourists, who like to sail on the Mayenne and admire its bucolic shores. The Grez-Neuville canal, north of Angers (Maine-et-Loire), has been the subject of rather rare experimentation on this scale for two years: restoring its banks by preferring plants to stones. “We had observed their degradation during periods […]

Marine indicators of ecological change

” NOTwe are today French laboratory hosting the most scientific programs supported by the French Polar Institute “, points out Christophe Guinet, director of the CEBC. A situation inherited from the specialties of the first researchers assigned to this CNRS research unit, now associated with the University of La Rochelle. “The CEBC is 50 years […]