François Englert Nobel Prize in Physics

EN: François Englert (Belgian) received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2013. I ended my engineering studies in 1999 so my knowledge stopped there. He explained rapidly the theory (Boson of Higgs) and I guess less than 5% of the audience understood hal...

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Jun 18, 2019
Meeting in Paris - Desert Explorers

 EN: A saturday in Paris where I met explorer José-Marie Bel at this exhibition about Théodore Monod. FR: Un samedi à Paris où je revois l'explorateur José-Marie Bel à son exposition sur Théodore Monod.

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Jun 01, 2019
Passage au JT de France2

Bonjour à ceux qui arrivent ici suite au reportage diffusé au JT de 20h de France2.Si vous avez une question. Merci de d'abord lire mon blo où les références aux expéditions. Je ne vais pas répondre à une question qui a déjà une réponse écrite quelqu...

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Apr 28, 2019
Visiting expeditions exhibitions in Paris

 EN: I visited the travelling exhibition of the Tutankhamun artifacts. I is just incredible to see it out of Egypt. There was also an interesting exhibition about the first moonlanding 50 years ago.FR: J'ai visité l'exposition itinérante des objets d...

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Apr 13, 2019
Explorers Club Annual Dinner Gala 2019

  EN: I attended my first ECAD in 2017 and it was amazing. This year of 2019 was a unique opportunity to meet and hear the stories of so many Appollo astronauts. Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins who 50 years ago were a few weeks away from making histo...

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Mar 16, 2019
Jelle Veyt mountaineer and adventurer

 EN: I attended a conference of Jelle Veyt in the hometown. His project is hard but simple: climbing the 7 summits but to reach them all by human power.FR: J'ai assisté à une conférence de Jelle Veyt dans la ville natale. Son projet est dur mais simp...

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Feb 22, 2019
MountExpo Ghent 2019

 EN: I went to MountExpo and bike expo in Ghent like last year. Interesting to hear good expedition stories, meet brands and see some new exhibitors. I met finally with Jelle Veyt at the fair.FR: Je suis allé à MountExpo et à Bike expo à Gand comme l...

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Feb 03, 2019

Explorersweb has ranked my expedition #3 of the Top 10 of the year. Very happy to make the list for the first time. I have recovered 90% of my toes, removed a dead toenail (seems growing back) and I've been for the first time of my life going to the...

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Dec 30, 2018
Back in Belgium - Thomas De Dorlodot

EN: Back in Belgium, not ready for my second winter in a row but winter brings conferences. I just caught up with Tom (Thomas) De Dorlodot and his SEARCH PROJECTS. People believe I'm mostly outside Belgium, well I'm mainly in Belgium while he's reall...

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Oct 09, 2018