Navigation Links
A new science project on the historical and natural heritage of the Pyrenees
Date:5/10/2010

Six Spanish and French institutions are working jointly to put into action "The Origins Route", a scientific dissemination project to develop a quality sustainable model for tourism in the Pyrenees. Participating is also the Centre for the Studies of Archaeological and Prehistoric Heritage (CEPAP) of Universitat Autnoma de Barcelona (UAB). The initiative comprises a set of activities to inform society about the origins of the Pyrenees in fields related to astronomy, geology, palaeontology and human evolution.

In the next three years, the project will be promoting an innovative and experimental model of tourism, respectful with the environment and at the same time valuing the natural and historical heritage and related scientific knowledge.

To do so participating institutions will create permanent science-tourism cooperation structures. In addition to UAB, taking part in the project are two institutions from La Noguera County, the Montsec Consortium and La Noguera Historical Heritage Research and Dissemination Association, and three from the French Midi-Pyrnes region: the astronomy and space centres Cit de l'Espace (Toulouse) and Ciel Ouvert (Fleurance), and the Museum of Natural History of Toulouse.

"The Origins Route" proposes to create the basic elements needed for routes through the Pyrenees Mountains, offering visitors different itineraries to help them discover and understand many of the questions formulated today by scientists concerning both the universe and the first inhabitants of the region. Each stage of the itinerary will focus on a specific period. Thus the full route will offer a global vision of its origins, from the Big Bang to the birth of humanity. Proposed activities will allow participants to experience different situations such as palaentological or archaeological digs, skywatching or studying the mountain's biodiversity.

The project will also include an itinerant exhibition coordinated by la Cit de
'/>"/>

Contact: Maria Jesus Delgado
MariaJesus.Delgado@uab.cat
34-935-814-049
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology news :

1. FASEB Scientists Descend on Capitol Hill to Advocate for Increased Science Funding
2. Neandertal genome sequence published in Science
3. Academy of Natural Sciences honors Pa. naturalist for excellence in communicating science to public
4. Noted entomologist to receive science excellence award
5. US Department of State names UCR entomologist a Jefferson Science Fellow
6. Carnegies Doug Koshland elected to National Academy of Sciences
7. Salk scientist Terrence Sejnowski elected to National Academy of Sciences
8. Cell biologist Daniel Gottschling elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences
9. National Academy of Sciences recognizes Southampton genetics scientist
10. Brown scientists elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
11. Carnegies Chris Field elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/23/2014)... gotten a lot greener thanks to a novel technique ... uses solar energy to accelerate tailings pond reclamation efforts ... a light source to treat oil sands process affected ... El-Din and James Bolton have found that using the ... just as efficiently but at a much lower cost. ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... A multidisciplinary team at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and ... more affordable way to screen for neural toxins, helping ... National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced today that the ... support to continue the promising work as part of ... will receive approximately $7 million over the three-year project. ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... soils store four times more carbon than the ... can have a big effect on atmospheric greenhouse ... Nature Climate Change concludes that climate ... or affect soil carbon storage, despite increases in ... U.S. Forest Service Research Ecologist Dr. Christian Giardina, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Solar energy-driven process could revolutionize oil sands tailings reclamation 2UW-Madison team developing 'tissue chip' to screen neurological toxins 2UW-Madison team developing 'tissue chip' to screen neurological toxins 3Study helps assess impact of temperature on belowground soil decomposition 2
... Zoo-based Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) warn that efforts to ... beyond must focus on better management practices on farms ... Mongolian agencies on the ground in Mongolia's Kovsgol province, ... the virus. , "We're working with our Mongolian and ...
... anyone with respiratory problems, air pollution can significantly impair ... satellites and stations on the ground to develop a ... quality forecasts. , Understanding how tropospheric or near-surface-level ozone ... region to region and continent to continent is an ...
... may have a surprisingly close-to-home answer, according to one University ... is important in obtaining clues as to where else in ... be like, said George E. Fox, a UH professor of ... research grant from NASA's Exobiology Program that seeks to understand ...
Cached Biology News:WCS says avian flu prevention should focus on farms, markets 2Sensor web simulation investigates technique to improve prediction of pollution across the globe 2Sensor web simulation investigates technique to improve prediction of pollution across the globe 3Evolution of life on Earth may hold key to finding life in outer space 2Evolution of life on Earth may hold key to finding life in outer space 3
(Date:9/23/2014)... 23, 2014 This is a ... and China Isopropanol (IPA) industry. The report provides ... applications and industry chain structure. Global market analysis ... a focus on history, developments, trends and competitive ... international and Chinese situation is also offered. , ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... New York , September 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... a leading provider of  Closed System Transfer     ... new exclusive partnership with Taiwanese distributor MedFront Medical Technology Corporation. ... bodies in Taiwan , ... approval as the company continues to expand globally, ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... Greenville, SC (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 ... ) my third book on healthcare offers a three ... a 21st century healthcare delivery system that would go ... each state’s responsibility regarding the delivery of healthcare.” , ... patient safety has failed to provide discernable progress throughout ...
(Date:9/23/2014)... England , September 23, 2014 ... launched with funding from Imperial Innovations, Cambridge Innovation Capital ... Inivata, a clinical cancer genomics company focused on ... analysis to improve cancer testing and treatment, today ... round led by Imperial Innovations and including Cambridge ...
Breaking Biology Technology:(IPA) Isopropanol Industry International & China Development Trend Analysis Now Available at DeepResearchReports.com 2(IPA) Isopropanol Industry International & China Development Trend Analysis Now Available at DeepResearchReports.com 3Equashield Enters Taiwan Following Expansion to Australia, Japan, China 2Dr. Ira Williams Offers the Healthcare Solution Necessary for Patient Safety Improvement 2Inivata Raises £4m to Realise the Potential of ctDNA Analysis to Improve Cancer Treatment Through Simple Blood Tests 2Inivata Raises £4m to Realise the Potential of ctDNA Analysis to Improve Cancer Treatment Through Simple Blood Tests 3Inivata Raises £4m to Realise the Potential of ctDNA Analysis to Improve Cancer Treatment Through Simple Blood Tests 4
... ATS Medical, Inc.,(Nasdaq: ATSI ), manufacturer and ... has received FDA clearance for the,marketing of the ATS 3f(R) ... an improved valve holder accessory device. , ... While the ATS 3f Aortic ...
... Cytopia,s (ASX: CYT) JAK2 inhibitor CYT387 will be presented at the 50th ... be presented by Dr Thomas Bumm of Oregon Health and Sciences ... model of myeloproliferative disorders. , , Full ... CYT387, a Potent Novel JAK2 Inhibitor on JAK2-V617F Induc e ...
... http://www.yourwaytransport.com ), a premium global courier that provides,customized ... biotechnology and medical/healthcare industries, today,announced that it is ... The,expansion includes a new, larger facility, enhanced web ... The company has relocated ...
Cached Biology Technology:ATS Medical Provides Update on US Commercialization of Its ATS 3f Aortic Bioprosthesis 2ATS Medical Provides Update on US Commercialization of Its ATS 3f Aortic Bioprosthesis 3Yourway Transport Expands 2
Complement C1q subcomponent subunit C precursor. [Source:Uniprot/SWISSPROT;Acc:P02747] Antigen: Recombinant Protein Epitope Signature Tag (PrEST)....
Monoclonal Mouse Anti-Human Cytokeratin 16 (48 kD)...
Mouse monoclonal [CRC64] to Integrin alpha 2b + beta 3 ( Abpromise for all tested applications). Antigen: Human platelets Entrez Gene ID: 23295 Swiss Protein ID: P05106...
PFM8 Antibody...
Biology Products: