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Du sable à la dune : morphologie des dunes, l’exemple du désert du Namib (L. Segalen)

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Des dunes sous la mer (S. Le Bot)

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Chant des dunes et sable musical (S. Douady)

Ecouter : CD « le chant de dunes », www.youtube.com/watch?v=t6Zt4XCHj3U, www.youtube.com/watch?v=uX-_9IEiFSg&t=17s

Une conférence :


Lire : Laboratory singing sand avalanches Dagois-Bohy S., Ngo S., Courrech-du-pont S., Douady S., Ultrasonics 50 (2): 127-132 (2010)

"Singing-Sand Avalanches Without Dunes" Simon Dagois-Bohy, Sylvain Courrech du Pont, Stéphane Douady, Geophysical Research Letters 39, L20310 doi: 10.1029/2012GL052540 (Oct 2012).


La vie dans les déserts et les dunes : adaptation aux milieux extrêmes (A. Herrel)

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Les éolianites, vestiges des dépôts éoliens (L. Ségalen)

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Fossiles dans les dunes : l’exemple du Namib (M. Pickford et B. Senut)

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Désertification (C. Valentin)

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Les minéralisations varisques de France dans leurs cadres géodynamiques (E. Marcoux et M. Faure)

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