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Overview

  • 17 References 12 Confirmed & Positive
  • Fluent in French; learning English, Portuguese
  • 30, Male
  • Member since 2012
  • I'm a PhD Student in History of Quantum Mechanics in UFBA...
  • Master's degree in History and Philosophy of Sciences
  • No hometown listed
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About Me

CURRENT MISSION

I'm trying to change the world

ABOUT ME

I do a joint-PhD in History of Sciences in Salvador da Bahia (Brazil) and UCB-Lyon I(France) since April 2012.

During the week I work in my lab at the university and I hang out with my friends the week-end.

I'm an easy going and quiet person.
I like talking about many things, especially
history, politics and culture.

With my group of friends we like cooking and share a meal, attending shows, drink a beer in a pub, going for a trek...

PHILOSOPHY

Come as you are and share what you know.

Why I’m on Couchsurfing

Almost every week I go to the CS meeting in the city I live.

I host couchsurfers as often as I can, mainly during my vacations.

Depending on my schedule, If I'm no too busy, I can help you to discover the city, show you the places I like.

As a surfer, my main experience was an one month trip in Argentina and Chile in October 2012. 30 days surfing from couch to couch and meeting incredible people.

Interests

Politics
Sciences
Cinema
History
Philosophy
Video Games
Geek culture

  • culture
  • cooking
  • beer
  • drinking
  • pub crawls
  • politics
  • movies
  • video games
  • surfing
  • history

Music, Movies, and Books

Music :
Jazz and its derivatives
Art music.
Samba
French music

Books :
A lot of Marxist literature, scientific papers, but also novels (among others : Quesnaux, Pennac, Sarte, Camus, London, Asimov, Pratchett)

One Amazing Thing I’ve Done

I left my life in France in 2012 to spend one year in Brazil, without speaking one word of Portuguese before coming.

Countries I’ve Visited

Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Germany, Greece, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom

Countries I’ve Lived In

Brazil, France

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