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3-day Science Fair ends in Manikganj

3-day Science Fair ends in Manikganj

A three-day Science Fair held on the Play Ground of Manikganj Government High School concluded yesterday. The district administration arranged the fair on the occasion of 39th National Science and Technology Week -2018 with an aim to making the students interested in innovation of new technology. A concluding ceremony was held with Deputy Commissioner (DC)


Aussie researchers develop drone capable of reading person’s heart rate

Australian researchers have developed a drone capable of measuring a person’s breathing and heart rate from 60 meters away. The team from the University of South Australia (UniSA), led by sensor systems and engineering expert Javaan Chahl, created the drones in conjunction with the Australian Defence Force (ADF) to be deployed during humanitarian crises. Chahl


Govt using technology to spread Bangabandhu’s strategie

Government, through its ICT Division, is applying modern technology to spread strategies and prudence of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. “Greatest Bengali of all time, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman is a great inspiration for all of the freedom-loving people across the world. Therefore we have taken multifarious initiatives


Human genome decoded with pocket-sized device

Scientists used a portable device no bigger than a cellphone to sequence the most complete human genome ever assembled with a single technology, according to a study published Monday. The breakthrough, detailed in the journal Nature Biotechnology, brings us closer to the day when family doctors will order up genome scans during a regular check-up


China to launch Long March-5B rocket in 2019

China will launch the Long March-5B carrier rocket into space in 2019, according to a spokesperson for the China Manned Space Engineering Office (CMSEO). The rocket will help carry the core module and experiment modules to China’s space station. The Long March-5B carrier rocket will undergo testing in March in preparation for the first launch


Moon to get 4G mobile network in 2019

The moon will soon have a mobile internet internet network. Vodafone and Nokia have revealed plans to install a 4G network on the moon which will be used during the first private mission to the lunar surface. In 2019, a German firm called PTScientists will launch a pioneering expedition to the moon, reports. Its


British astronaut hails ‘groundbreaking’ Airbus satellite

British astronaut Tim Peake on Monday hailed a “groundbreaking” satellite being built by Airbus which its developers say will bring an unprecedented level of flexibility to space telecommunications. The Eutelsat Quantum satellite is being put together by the multinational company in Portsmouth, on the south coast of England, where it was unveiled Monday ahead of