TAGs: science

Incoming! Lunar Study Reveals Big Increase in Major Asteroid Strikes on Earth

19/01/2019 15:20

A new study has revealed that large asteroids have been striking Earth more than twice as often in the past 290 million years as they did in the 400 million years before that. The evidence wasn’t to be found here, though, but on the moon. Don’t worry, the chances of us getting hit are still one-in-a-million.

Undersea cable incident affects internet service

13/01/2019 23:23

The Intra Asia (IA) cable system connecting Vietnam to Hong Kong and other parts of Asia encountered a power failure on January 10 morning, affecting the speed of internet connection of local users. 

Vietnam, Israel seek to promote ICT collaboration

12/10/2018 20:24

A workshop to promote trade and economic cooperation, especially in information and communications technology (ICT), between Israeli and Vietnamese enterprises was held in Hanoi on October 11.

Vietnam innovation network programme launched

19/08/2018 21:11

The Programme of Connecting Vietnam Innovation Network 2018, which gathered hundreds of talented Vietnamese in the fields of science and technology, was launched in Hanoi on August 19.

Vietnam moves to seize opportunities from Industry 4.0

11/08/2018 22:11

The Government of Vietnam considers the fourth Industrial Revolution (also known as Industry 4.0), especially aspects concerning artificial intelligence, a huge opportunity for Vietnam to become a modern, industrialised nation in the near future, said Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung.

MPS promotes management of science, technology and environment

03/08/2018 19:45

PSNews - Lieutenant General Nguyen Van Son, Deputy Minister of Public Security on August 2 presided over a meeting with the General Department of Logistics and Techniques (G.D 4) on the management of science, technology and environment across the Public Security Forces.

Trump administration working on consumer data privacy policy

28/07/2018 20:24

The Trump administration is working to develop consumer data privacy policies, and the Commerce Department is meeting with big companies like Facebook Inc, Comcast Corp and Alphabet Inc as it looks to eventually seeing the policies enshrined in legislation, two officials said on Friday.

Info database needs public support

19/05/2018 20:09

The Digital Vietnamese knowledge system, an ambitious Government funded open database similar to Wikipedia, now boasts more than 10,000 articles, alongside 3.5 million question and answers following its launch in January.

3 scientists win Ta Quang Buu Award

19/05/2018 19:59

PSNews - The Ministry of Science and Technology presented the Ta Quang Buu Awards 2018 to three scientists yesterday for their outstanding works on physics and agricultural biology.

Sao Khue IT winners honoured

21/04/2018 20:35

The Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA) presented the Sao Khue Awards to 73 information and technology (IT) solutions and services, and software products in a ceremony in Hanoi on April 21.