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48 countries participate in International Junior Science Olympiad

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:37:02 +0700

Forty-eight countries have sent their representatives to participate in the 13th International Junior Science Olympiad (IJSO), which will be here from Dec 2 to 11, 2016. "This is the best time for us, as we host the 13th ...



Zuckerberg offers Indonesia Internet connection in remote areas

Thu, 24 Nov 2016 14:50:32 +0700

(image) Facebook CEO Mark Elliot Zuckerberg has offered Indonesia a solution to increase Internet network in remote areas using unmanned aircraft (drone) designed by Facebook to boost the growth of small and medium industries (SMI). ...



First woman in space says Russians will be first on Mars

Tue, 22 Nov 2016 18:09:33 +0700

(image) The first female cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova (79) said she believed Russians would be the first to land on Mars and she would have been ready to go to the Red Planet herself, if it was not for her age. Tereshkova made ...



Facebook CEO offers connectivity program to Indonesia

Sun, 20 Nov 2016 18:47:58 +0700

(image) Global social media networking service provider Facebook has offered connectivity program in Indonesian remote areas. "It happened that in the meeting just now, Mark (Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO) cited Indonesia as an ...



UN Chief: Some 422 m. people live with diabetes

Wed, 16 Nov 2016 18:50:37 +0700

(image) United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in his message on World Diabetes Day, 14 Nov 2016, said some 422 million people now live with diabetes. Diabetes is a leading cause of poor eyesight and blindness worldwide. ...



Indonesian student wins int`l technology award

Tue, 15 Nov 2016 09:42:53 +0700

An Indonesian student from the Gadjah Mada University in Yogyakarta, Ramadhan Chairan Maulana, has won an award at the 6th International Symposium on Technology for Sustainability 2016. "We are proposing a paper on a ...



OIC countries to join vaccine production training in Bandung

Sat, 12 Nov 2016 04:18:39 +0700

(image) As many as ten member countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) are expected to join training in vaccine production here on November 16-18, an official stated. "During this vaccine production training, we ...



China boosts space programme with new heavy rocket launch

Fri, 04 Nov 2016 16:26:40 +0700

(image) China has launched its new Long March-5 heavy rocket, state media said, sending its payload into orbit in the countrys latest step in advancing its space exploration programme. The launch comes after China began its longest ...



PT Pindad launches medium-sized tanks

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 22:44:23 +0700

(image) The Indonesia State-owned arms manufaturer PT Pindad has launched a medium-sized tank at Indo Defense 2016 Expo and Forum here. "We have issued the final design of the medium-sized tank as a new breakthrough. We can ...



Indonesia seriously focussing on building cyber defense industry

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 22:32:29 +0700

(image) Indonesia is focusing on building a cyber defense industry in the country, which is in line with the plan for PT Pindad, the Indonesian state-owned enterprise specializing in military and commercial products. The plan is to ...



One egg per day may help keep stroke away: Study

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 00:35:56 +0700

(image) Eating an egg a day may cut the risk of stroke by 12 percent, a new study funded by the American Egg Board said. The findings were based on a systematic review and meta-analysis of studies dating back between 1982 and 2015, ...



Ministry to develop Tangerang as smart city

Tue, 01 Nov 2016 21:11:39 +0700

(image) Indonesias Interior Ministry, in collaboration with the Central for Digital Society (CFDs) of the University of Gajah Mada (UGM), is working on a smart city development pilot project in the Tangerang city. "Tangerang city ...



Brazil orders millions of Zika rapid testing kits

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:07:07 +0700

(image) The Brazilian government announced on Tuesday it had bought 3.5 million rapid testing kits for Zika virus. In a press conference, Health Minister Ricardo Barros said the tests would allow to detect Zika virus in a patient ...



Artificial insemination for 2,000 female cows in Karawang

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:30:21 +0700

(image) The district administration of Karawang, West Java, will carry out artificial insemination for 2,000 female cows in 2017. "Artificial insemination will help the West Java administration in meeting its target of food self ...



U.S. police used Facebook, Twitter data to track protesters

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 19:09:06 +0700

(image) U.S. police departments used location data and other user information from Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to track protesters in Ferguson, Missouri, and Baltimore, according to a report from the American Civil Liberties Union ...



Aussie researchers say cabbages get stressed the same way as humans do

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 15:13:42 +0700

(image) Australians researchers have found that plants also get stressed and sends out defensive signals the same way as humans do after studying the behavioural pattern of cabbages in an international led-study. University of ...



LIPI holds Science and Technology Festival in Serpong, Oct 3-5

Mon, 03 Oct 2016 19:26:22 +0700

(image) The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) is holding an International Science and Technology Festival at the Indonesia Convention and Exhibition Hall in Serpong, Banten Province, from Oct. 3 to 5, 2016. "In fact, this ...



Indonesia to send 11 start-ups to Turkey

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:37:45 +0700

(image) The Creative Economy Agency (Bekraf) will send 11 start-ups to the Start-up Competition and Conference Eurasia (Europe and Asia) in Istanbul, Turkey, to be held from 6 to 10 October 2016, bringing together 428 start-ups from 135 ...



Indonesia promotes nuclear technology for peace program

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 07:51:48 +0700

(image) Indonesia is promoting a sustainable technical cooperation strategy developed by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to apply nuclear technology for peace. Also, it supports efforts to achieve the Sustainable ...



Hubble spots evidence of water plumes on Jupiter`s moon Europa

Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:17:51 +0700

(image) Astronomers said they have spotted evidence of water vapor plumes rising from Jupiters moon Europa, a finding that might make it easier to learn whether life exists in the warm, salty ocean hidden beneath its icy surface.The ...