Experts say heat entrapment in deep ocean could be the reason global warming has hit a hiatus for the past 15 years.
Wed Aug 20, 2014 6:9AM
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into a report by a cybersecurity provider company that alleges its discovery of 1.2 billion stolen Internet logins and passwords.
Wed Aug 20, 2014 4:6AM
A report says US search engine Google is planning to offer internet accounts designed for children under the age of 13.
Sun Aug 17, 2014 2:9PM
Researchers have developed a swarm of 1024 tiny robots, which can flow into different shapes designated by programmers.
Sun Aug 17, 2014 1:45PM
Some 3,300 pounds of garbage from the International Space Station (ISS), which has been loaded onto resupply cargo ship, is to burn up in the Earth’s atmosphere.
Sun Aug 17, 2014 6:36AM
Iran says its global share of producing science has increased to 1.69 percent in 2014.
Thu Aug 14, 2014 9:40AM
The United States has launched into space a surveillance satellite capable of capturing images of objects only one foot (30 centimeters) across.
Thu Aug 14, 2014 6:56AM
Overfishing has turned the Amazon River’s largest fish into threatened species, scientists have found out.
Wed Aug 13, 2014 6:47AM
A project joined by Google and five Asian telecom companies is to see building of a trans-Pacific fiber-optic cable that stretches from Japan to the US.
Mon Aug 11, 2014 10:53AM
Iranian students have ranked the sixth at the 2014 International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics.
Mon Aug 11, 2014 5:41AM
An Iranian robotic team has won top award at the aerial robotics competition in China.
Sun Aug 10, 2014 4:28PM
A team of engineers from Harvard and Massachusetts Institute of Technology engineers have developed an affordable self-assembling robot.
Sun Aug 10, 2014 9:51AM
Iranian mathematician Maryam Mirzakhani has won the 2014 Clay Research Award
Sat Aug 9, 2014 5:14PM
US technology giant IBM has announced development of a computer chip modeled after the architecture of the brain.
Thu Aug 7, 2014 6:49AM
Automated detection technology used by tech giant Microsoft has resulted in the arrest of a US male for possession of pornographic images involving minors.
Thu Aug 7, 2014 5:20AM
Spelling an end to more than a decade of pursuit, European Space Agency (ESA)’s Rosetta spacecraft has finally caught up with a comet in an unprecedented coup.
Wed Aug 6, 2014 9:33AM
European Space Agency (ESA)’s Rosetta spacecraft is set to ensconce itself in the orbit of a comet, it has been chasing for more than a decade.
Tue Aug 5, 2014 6:31PM
Many areas of the world will experience severe water scarcity by 2040, recent study warns.
Tue Aug 5, 2014 3:16PM
The Iranian-Canadian scientist Professor Ali Khademhosseini has received US Chemical Engineering Award.
Sun Aug 3, 2014 4:41PM
A human-dependent android has been set on a hitchhiking trip across Canada in search for an answer to an uncanny query.
Sat Aug 2, 2014 5:2PM
Microsoft has filed a lawsuit against Samsung in a US court, accusing the latter of violating a patent agreement signed by the two companies in 2011.
Sat Aug 2, 2014 4:21PM
A US space agency Mars rover that would launch in 2020 is to carry a device that will turn carbon dioxide in the Martian atmosphere into oxygen.
Thu Jul 31, 2014 8:47AM
A top researcher has warned that hackers can use firmware in USB devices to wage attacks on personal computers, which cannot be averted by anti-viruses.
Thu Jul 31, 2014 7:56AM
The US space administration’s exploration rover Opportunity has broken off-Earth roving distance record.
Wed Jul 30, 2014 9:41AM
Autonomous vehicles are to appear onto the public roads in the UK in 2015.
Wed Jul 30, 2014 6:23AM
A French-made wearable robot provides users with the ability to handle heavy objects, lightening their weight 20 times.
Tue Jul 29, 2014 5:58PM
The construction of World's largest telescope has begun on Hawaii Island.
Sun Jul 27, 2014 3:56PM
Targeting disease-related genes, Chinese scientists have come up with a stain of wheat, which can remain unaffected by a destructive fungal pathogen.
Thu Jul 24, 2014 9:3AM
Scientists have begun installing mapping instruments on Mount St. Helens as means of mapping the volcano’s interior.
Wed Jul 23, 2014 9:37AM
Experts have reported the discovery in southern China of the world’s yet-biggest aquatic insect, which has been found to be a giant dobsonfly.
Mon Jul 21, 2014 1:29PM
Iran draws up a 10-year roadmap to send humans into space.
Mon Jul 21, 2014 5:5AM
Iranian students have ranked sixth in the 26th International Olympiad in Informatics.
Fri Jul 18, 2014 6:51AM
Researchers have developed a wrist-mounted robot that provides the wearer with two extra fingers assisting them in their daily chores.
Fri Jul 18, 2014 5:51AM
Having evaded scientists due to its large and complex nature for long, bread wheat’s genome has finally yielded to sequencing.
Thu Jul 17, 2014 4:5PM
Vatican is bitterly irked over a 1500-year-old Bible newly found in Turkey.
Wed Jul 16, 2014 7:39AM
A private US company has rocket-launched a supplies-laden cargo ship towards International Space Station.
Wed Jul 16, 2014 5:50AM
Tech colossi Apple and IBM have struck a partnership, heralded as “landmark,” which promises development of business applications for iPhone and iPad users.
Sun Jul 13, 2014 3:19PM
Chinese state broadcaster CCTV has called a location service offered by iPhone handsets, a threat to the country’s national security.
Sun Jul 13, 2014 1:28PM
Retail colossus Amazon says it is looking forward to worldwide application of a drone-powered delivery service, it is currently working on.
Fri Jul 11, 2014 8:40AM
LG Display has unveiled two unique TV panels, one capable of being rolled up like paper and a transparent one offering 30 percent transmittance.
Fri Jul 11, 2014 5:53AM
Scientists have created images of ultrahigh resolution by applying electrical current to phase-change material.
Thu Jul 10, 2014 4:59AM
A UK-based company has developed a robotic hand outfitted with sensors, which enable it to attain optimal grip over the objects it is presented with.
Tue Jul 8, 2014 12:33AM
A European brain project of supernumerary costs has invited criticism from more than 190 neuroscientists.
Sun Jul 6, 2014 1:36PM
Studying footage of chimpanzees from Uganda for two years, scientists have arrived at translations for 66 gestures used between the apes as means of communication.
Thu Jul 3, 2014 5:20PM
The UN health body says most of the 824 confirmed cases of MERS could have been prevented.
Thu Jul 3, 2014 10:24AM
A former Facebook employee has alleged that the social media giant is always experimenting on its users.
Wed Jul 2, 2014 7:42AM
The UK data regulator is investigating a manipulative study by Facebook aimed at verifying that the network was capable of triggering emotional contagion.
Tue Jul 1, 2014 12:59AM
The US Supreme Court forbids Google to appeal a ruling that it flouted the federal wiretap law by snooping into people’s online lives.
Mon Jun 30, 2014 10:31PM
An Indian father, who had his son rescued from a pit, has developed a rescuer robot aimed at providing assistance in such circumstances.
Sun Jun 29, 2014 1:56PM
The US space agency has conducted a launch test on a saucer-shaped flying object to see whether it can land the vehicle properly in circumstances simulating landing conditions on Mars.