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May 14, 2016

In the final round of the ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge 2016 (ASC16), Zhejiang University performed spectacularly as a dark horse among 16 finalists, including Nanyang Technological University, Hong Kong Baptist University, Boston Green Team, Universidad EAFIT in Columbia, University of Miskolc in Hungary,...

May 13, 2016

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - ITB students achieved the new accomplishment in the international arena. APEX Business competition on-IT Global Case Challenge held by the Singapore Management University (SMU), the team representatives ITB succeed to bring Indonesia's name in the competition which was followed by the best...

May 08, 2016

Tainan, Taiwan - This April 29th National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) President Huey-Jen Jenny Su met with Netherlands Trade & Investment Office (NTIO) Representative Guy Wittich. NCKU already has a warm connection with the Netherlands and both parties happily discussed how to deepen out more collaboration in...

May 08, 2016

Using ultrasound, drug particles can be directed to a specific area

Scientists at Nanyang Technological University (NTU Singapore) have invented a new way to deliver cancer drugs deep into tumour cells.

The NTU scientists create micro-sized gas bubbles coated with cancer drug particles and iron oxide...

May 02, 2016

The Neanderthal rib-cage and pelvis expanded to adapt to a high-protein diet in Ice-Age Europe, researchers say

Homo sapiens, the ancestor of modern humans, shared the planet with Neanderthals, a close, heavy-set relative that dwelled almost exclusively in Ice-Age Europe, until some 40,000 years ago....

May 01, 2016

City University of Hong Kong (CityU) and the National Palace Museum (NPM) in Taipei have teamed up once more, this time to organise the “Giuseppe Castiglione – Lang Shining New Media Art Exhibition”. The exhibition merges technology into creativity and art itself by digital means, highlighting the value of the...

Apr 24, 2016

Mangroves are various large and extensive types of trees found in tropics and subtropics - mainly between latitudes 25° N and 25° S - on river banks and along coastlines. Lush mangrove forests can create awesome nature landscapes for coastal cities and make significant contributions that benefit the environment....

Apr 23, 2016

Resource optimisation — whether of power, water or waste — links the cutting-edge technologies that will be developed at the $60million Sembcorp-NUS Corporate Laboratory launched on 20 April. Engineers from both Sembcorp and NUS will focus on three areas: power generation, industrial wastewater treatment and water...