Macron consolidates electoral victory
The party of France's recently elected president won an absolute majority in its first general elections, with an agenda that included strong support for research.
Declan joined Nature in 1993, and writes on everything from global health, information technology, publishing, and science in France, to nuclear power and proliferation. He has a degree in biology from Queen's University, Belfast, and a PhD from the University of Leeds. He was made a Chevalier of France's National Order of Merit in 2003 for service to science and society.