Researchers discover potential Ebola virus antidote

18/12/2018 10:01

Researchers have recently discovered a human protein that can interfere with the Ebola virus’ replication cycle and could one day be used as a therapy against the disease, according to a new study published in Cell by researchers at Northwestern University, Georgia State University and the University of California.

Japanese electronics firms look to re-engineer their design mojo

17/12/2018 14:00

 Akihiro Adachi, a 31-year-old audiovisual equipment designer at Panasonic Corp, longed for some personal space during his lengthy train rides from Osaka to Tokyo. So when his company set out to encourage innovation, he joined with some colleagues and came up with “Wear Space,” a headset that limits noise and peripheral vision.

Russian Scientists Reveal How Mars Mission Will Impact Astronauts' Lifespans

10/12/2018 21:43

Russia's Roscosmos, NASA, the European Space Agency, and China's National Space Administration have all made plans to send manned missions to the Red Planet sometime in the next few decades. However, important details about such missions, including the radiation astronauts will face as they travel through the solar system, remain to be calculated.

U.S. probe of China's Huawei includes bank fraud accusations: sources

07/12/2018 08:50

Chinese telecoms giant Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s chief financial officer was arrested as part of a U.S. investigation into an alleged scheme to use the global banking system to evade U.S. sanctions against Iran, according to people familiar with the probe.

VinGroup to debut smartphone “Vsmart”

03/12/2018 19:17

PSNews – VinGroup will hold a ceremony to officially launch four smartphone models of the Vsmart brand on December 14, at Landmark81 tower, HCMC. These smartphones will be VinGroup's first products in an effort to kick-start their strategy for industrial and technological-oriented development in the future.

Prime Minister attends Techfest Vietnam 2018

30/11/2018 20:54

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended the opening ceremony of the national start-up day ‘Techfest 2018’ in the central city of Da Nang on November 29, affirming the government’s support for young start-ups.

Global innovation centre to be set up in Vietnam

30/11/2018 09:54

The Ministry of Science and Technology and Xinova have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a global innovation centre in Vietnam to connect Vietnamese innovators with the global innovative network for greater creative ideas.