The French Cultural Center in Hanoi L'Espace in collaboration with the Institute of Research and Development of France on January 22 kicked off the film week themed "World of insects around us".
Within the framework of this film week, a series of documentaris and cartoons about insects will be introduced to Vietnamese and foreign people, especially Hanoians such as: Minuscule: Valley of the lost ants; Invasion of the frankenbees; Apollo cricket and queen.
All of these documentaries and cartoons were producted by French units with the aim of helping people further understand about lively world of insects around us as well as other useful scientific knowledge.
The film week will last until January 25.
Additionally, visiting L'Espace these days, you will have chance to participate in the exhibition named “Les expériences-clés des petits débrouillards”. (The Key Experiences of Les Petits Débrouillards – Les Petits Débrouillards being a popular education movement that aims to provide access to scientific and technical knowledge for all – here indicating the little scientists).
The Vietnamese edition of the book series “Les Expériences-clés des Petits Débrouillards” consists of four books, each with 40 fun and easy-to-carry-out experiments, to help little scientists discover the secrets of the world around them, through its elements: water, air, earth and the cosmos.
Through detailed, well-illustrated experiments, the book provides interesting and useful information that helps children get off to a good start with science.
By Linh Bui