Tag science
Sort by: Newest   | Oldest

Vietnam's scientific research falls well behind regional peers: report

The country is 10 years behind Thailand and 15 years behind Singapore.

Toothless, dwarf dolphin, a case study in evolution

Just over a meter from snout to tail, Inermorostrum xenops was half the size of the common bottlenose dolphin.

People must collaborate with the planet to stay out of trouble: scientists

'If we are serious about our human wellbeing - from local communities to the global world economy - we need to now reconnect our entire world to the planet.'
August 22, 2017 | 11:27 am GMT+7

'Missing link' bolsters bold theory on dino evolution

Chilesaurus, a species living in southern Chile is a missing link in dino revolution. 
August 16, 2017 | 08:12 am GMT+7

SpaceX to launch super-computer to space

This is the 12th official trip for SpaceX.
August 14, 2017 | 09:02 am GMT+7

Scientists gene-edit piglets, bringing transplants to humans closer

This work could save lives by reducing organ donor waiting lists. 
August 11, 2017 | 08:14 am GMT+7

Egyptologists go high tech to unlock ancient mysteries

From the Giza pyramids to the pharaonic tombs of Luxor, Egypt's ancient monuments are holding onto mysteries which researchers now aim to unravel with cutting edge technology.
August 04, 2017 | 02:23 pm GMT+7

Study finds our Sun is like other stars, resolving mystery

Scientists have long believed that our Sun was unusual.
July 14, 2017 | 08:21 am GMT+7

Study: egg shape depends on flying skills of bird

Birds that are good fliers tend to lay asymmetric or elliptical eggs.
June 24, 2017 | 08:57 am GMT+7

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