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Voici des articles et vidéos sur l’actualité qui ont été faits spécialement pour être lus par des personnes n’ayant pas l’anglais comme langue maternelle. Ce journal en ligne s’appelle VOA Learning English, et est américain. Chaque article a une version écrite et audio, et chaque mot à l’intérieur des articles est cliquable, affichant la définition de celui-ci. Recevez gratuitement ces articles chaque semaine en vous abonnant au programme de vidéos.

 

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Learning English use a limited vocabulary and are read at a slower pace than VOA's other English broadcasts. Previously known as Special English. [...]
Mardi 12 novembre 2019, Continue reading at the source
From VOA Learning English, this is the Health & Lifestyle report. Can abuse, violence and neglect during childhood affect a person's physical and mental health later in life? United States health officials say the answer to that question is “yes.” Researchers with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that childhood trauma can lead to many conditions and illnesses in adulthood. Traumatic experiences can also lead to a lower quality of life. Researchers found that such events can lead to fewer educational and employment opportunities in the future. The director of the CDC is Robert Redfield. In a statement, he writes “we now [...]
Mardi 12 novembre 2019, Continue reading at the source
Doctors have reported on the first attempts in the United States to use gene editing to help patients fight cancer. The doctors say one form of gene editing appeared to be safe when tested in three patients. But it is not yet known what long-term effects the method will have on cancer treatment or patient survival rates. A gene editing tool called CRISPR/Cas9 was used in the tests, which were recently reported in a medical study. The method was discovered in recent years as a way to change the genetic material that make up a person's DNA. DNA is short for deoxyribonucleic acid. [...]
Lundi 11 novembre 2019, Continue reading at the source