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    Bangladesh should focus on metrological measurement: minister

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:11am on May 21, 2019

    Science and technology minister Yeafesh Osman on Monday said that it was time for Bangladesh to lay focus on metrological measurement as the country gained...

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    The Moon is shrinking: study

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:07pm on May 14, 2019

    The Moon is steadily shrinking, causing wrinkling on its surface and quakes, according to an analysis of imagery captured by NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter...

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    First ever black hole poses for photo session

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 11:01am on April 11, 2019

    Using a global network of telescopes to see ‘the unseeable,’ an international scientific team on Wednesday announced a milestone in astrophysics - the first-ever photo...

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    Scientists find likely source of methane on Mars

    Agence-France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on April 03, 2019

    The mystery of methane on Mars may finally be solved as scientists Monday confirmed the presence of the life-indicating gas on the Red Planet as...

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    Science fair held at Maple Leaf school

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:49am on February 17, 2019

    Annual Science Fair 2019 was held at Maple Leaf International School in Dhaka on February 15 and 16. The event was held from 9:00am to...

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    Scientists warn of climate ‘time bomb’ for groundwater

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:25am on January 23, 2019

    Future generations face an environmental ‘time bomb’ as the world’s groundwater systems take decades to respond to the present day impact of climate change, scientists...

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    On pseudo-scientific claims

    Srinivasan Ramani | Updated at 12:00am on January 12, 2019

    MUCH has been written about the nonsense that finds its way into the Indian Science Congress. There is a reason why pseudo-scientific beliefs are uttered...

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    CO2 emissions up 2.7pc, world 'off course' to curb warming: study

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:50am on December 06, 2018

    Global emissions of carbon dioxide mainly from fossil fuel burning will rise 2.7 per cent in 2018, scientists said Wednesday, signalling a world ‘completely off...

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    China scientist claims world’s first gene-edited babies

    Agence-France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:00am on November 27, 2018

    A scientist in China claims to have created the world’s first genetically-edited babies, in a potentially ground-breaking and controversial medical first.Chinese university professor He Jiankui...

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    Huge quake edges New Zealand islands closer together

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 11:05am on November 24, 2018

    A destructive earthquake that struck New Zealand two years ago has left its two main islands edging towards each other, and one city sinking, according...