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Every morning, FRANCE 24 speaks to a key business, social or cultural player, or a leading voice in the field of humanitarian action, sport or science. From Monday to Friday at 8.40 am Paris time.

Latest update : 2018-05-23

Are there other universes like ours?

Until recently, popular scientific theory held that the universes around us all had very different laws of physics, that they were constantly expanding and were possibly infinite in number. But shortly before he died, world-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking and his colleague Thomas Hertog came to a somewhat different conclusion. They believe that our universe may not be so different to the ones around it after all. Thomas Hertog explains in more detail.

By Eve IRVINE

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2018-06-22 Delano D’SOUZA

Crisis averted: What lessons have been learned from Cape Town's water shortage?

In today's Perspective we shine the spotlight on the water crisis in South Africa. Late last year, things got so bad that the government even announced the prospect of "Day...

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2018-06-21 William HILDERBRANDT

Turkey's crackdown: 'This is unprecedented on many levels'

In today's Perspective we meet Amnesty International's Director for Turkey, Idil Eser. She has been campaigning for the release of Amnesty's Turkey Chair Taner Kilic. Eser was...

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2018-06-20 William HILDERBRANDT

World Refugee Day: The story of a French mother who took in an Afghan refugee

In today's Perspective we speak to Benoit Cohen and Mohammad Ewaz. Cohen is a French filmmaker and author of "Mohammad, My Mother and Me". It's the real-life story of his widowed...

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2018-06-19 William HILDERBRANDT

Grandmas Project: 'Their history was passed down through food'

In today's Perspective we meet Jonas Pariente. He is the founder of Grandmas Project, a website that compiles videos of recipes and stories from grandmothers around the world,...

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2018-06-18 William HILDERBRANDT

Charitable donations: 'By 2024, we believe giving will be the norm'

In today's Perspective we spoke to tech entrepreneur Alexandre Mars, a man sometimes called the French Bill Gates. His mission is to boost the effectiveness of charitable...

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