Category Archives: Culture

How philosophy can solve your midlife crisis

MIT professor Kieran Setiya’s book “Midlife” aims to smooth out the rocky road of middle age. CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — A few years ago, a man experienced a midlife crisis. He was…

Nepali Student Kiran Adhikari awarded Green Brain of the Year-2017

Kathmandu—A third year Bachelor student at Jacobs University, Germany Kiran Adhikari, with his team was awarded Green Brain of the year on October 6, 2017 by Middle East Technical University, Cyprus.

MIT physicist Rainer Weiss shares Nobel Prize in physics

LIGO inventor and professor emeritus of physics recognized “for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves.” (CAMBRIDGE, Mass.) — Rainer Weiss ’55, PhD ’62, professor…

International Cooperation Agreement between Nepal and CERN

The Government of Nepal and the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN) signed an International Cooperation Agreement concerning scientific and technical cooperation in high-energy physics and related areas in Geneva on September 19, 2017.

30-year collaboration earns UW climatologist China’s top science honor

University of Wisconsin–Madison climatologist John Kutzbach has been awarded China’s highest scientific honor for foreigners in recognition of 30 years of collaboration that has advanced both American and Chinese climate…

Creating a digital cure for epilepsy

HOUSTON – A team of Rice engineering students recently took top honors and a $5,000 prize for its development of a potential digital cure for epilepsy. Epilepsy is a neurological…

NIH grant funds Center for Engineering Complex Tissues at Rice

Biomedical technology resource will build a community around biomaterials HOUSTON – Bioengineers at Rice University, the University of Maryland and Wake Forest University have received a $6.25 million National Institutes…

5th Int’l Conference on Science and Scientist-2017 scheduled in Kathmandu

Kathmandu- With slogan “working together toward a spiritual science of the conscious self”, this year in Kathmandu fifth international conference of Science and Scientist 2017 will organize on August, 18-19.

Visedo deepens discussions to access China’s booming EV market

HELSINKI – Finnish manufacturer of heavy duty electric drivetrains Visedo has signed a letter of intent to help the company access China’s booming electric vehicles market. Visedo CEO Kimmo Rauma…

“Women-Technopreneur” kicked off in Kathmandu

Kathmandu- Robotics Association of Nepal (RAN) in partnership with the U.S Embassy Kathmandu has kicked off five day technical workshop series “Women-Technopreneur” at IHUB in Kathmandu, Today.