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Study finds our Sun is like other stars, resolving mystery

Scientists have long believed that our Sun was unusual.

Study: egg shape depends on flying skills of bird

Birds that are good fliers tend to lay asymmetric or elliptical eggs.

For the love of science

What happens when you encourage a group of Vietnamese kids to ask questions?
June 04, 2017 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

Lack of sleep boosts chance of death by heart failure

The study was described as the first to measure sleep duration in a laboratory setting, rather than relying on patient reports.
May 25, 2017 | 08:03 am GMT+7

Vietnam student wins prize at US science fair after controversial visa rejections

Pham Huy was denied twice and almost missed his trip to Los Angeles.
May 20, 2017 | 01:32 pm GMT+7

Certain nuts may help ward off return of colon cancer - study

Nut-eaters saw a 42 percent lower chance of cancer recurrence than patients who did not eat nuts after completion of their cancer treatment.
May 18, 2017 | 02:33 pm GMT+7

Scientists may have found cure for gray hair and baldness

Scientists researching tumors may have accidentally found the cure for gray hair and baldness.
May 15, 2017 | 08:11 am GMT+7

Myth busted: People smell as well as dogs

Humans have long been believed capable of detecting about 10,000 different odors. In fact, the number is closer to one trillion.
May 12, 2017 | 08:04 am GMT+7

Baby whales 'whisper' to mothers to avoid predators: study

'These signals between mother and calf are more quiet than those of normal adult humpback whales.' 
April 26, 2017 | 09:09 am GMT+7

New nanofiber solution turns ordinary mesh screens into air pollution filters

People in smog-filled cities may soon breathe easier thanks to a new concoction that turns regular mesh screens into pollution-blocking nanofiber filters.
April 18, 2017 | 11:44 am GMT+7

Vietnam should chart own path to create world-class schools. History proves it can.

No foreign power should be allowed to dominate Vietnam's academic world.
April 03, 2017 | 10:45 am GMT+7

Dinosaur footprint found in Australia may be world's largest

Scientists in Australia uncover what could be the world's biggest dinosaur footprint dating back to more than 127 million years.
March 29, 2017 | 08:08 am GMT+7

Higher education: Is it wise for Vietnam to imitate the US?

Fresh arguments on how Vietnamese schools should move forward.
March 28, 2017 | 10:00 am GMT+7

Short, white men more likely to go bald - study

'It seems that men with a relatively shorter body height have a higher chance of losing their hair.' 
March 10, 2017 | 09:20 am GMT+7

Fossils point to life on Earth 4 billion years ago

They formed between 3.77 and 4.29 billion years ago, and may have been the habitat for the planet's first life forms.
March 02, 2017 | 09:31 am GMT+7