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Laser guns now a reality

D2

Thu, Jul 5 2018

ZKZM-500 laser assault rifle is a 15mm caliber weapon that weighs 3kg, which is roughly the same as an...

Study: Testosterone pushes men to luxury...

D2

Thu, Jul 5 2018

Studies have already established that humans use consumer goods to exhibit social status, but the role...

Infographic: Hayabusa2 approaches Ryugu...

Science

Thu, Jun 21 2018

The 'Hayabusa2' asteroid exploration mission, by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA),...

Nasa rover data shows Mars had the ingredients...

Science

Fri, Jun 8 2018

Whether anywhere other than Earth has harboured life, perhaps even in microbial form, is one of the paramount...

Budget FY19: Tk12,200 crore proposed...

Science

Thu, Jun 7 2018

'We're transforming the Bangladesh Council for Science and Industrial Research (BCSIR) into a...

Infographic: Commercial sparkle of man-made...

Science

Tue, Jun 5 2018

Man-made diamonds -- manufactured by chemical vapour deposition (CVD) -- are grown in carbon-containing...

‘There’s more than one way to make a...

Science

Mon, Apr 30 2018

In an exclusive interview with the Dhaka Tribune’s Nabban Haque, Lamiya Mowla, 4th year PhD student at...

Infographic: Nasa’s new planet

Science

Tue, Apr 17 2018

Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS) aims to outperform the crippled Kepler space observatory,...

Researchers accidentally engineer plastic-eating...

Science

Tue, Apr 17 2018

More than eight million tons of plastic are dumped into the world's oceans every year, and concern is...

Are we alone? Nasa's new planet hunter...

Science

Tue, Apr 17 2018

'TESS is going to dramatically increase the number of planets that we have to study'

At the centre of our galaxy, there's...

Science

Sun, Apr 8 2018

Researchers said data from the NASA’s orbiting Chandra X-ray Observatory allowed them to detect a dozen...

Scientists discover galaxy without dark...

Science

Thu, Mar 29 2018

The finding flies in the face of traditional scientific belief, which claimed the invisible dark matter...

Infographic: World renowned physicist...

Science

Wed, Mar 14 2018

World-renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. He died peacefully at his home in...

BCSIR Science Fair begins

Science

Thu, Jan 25 2018

177 projects are on display at the fair

'Microhabitat plays an important role...

Science

Wed, Jan 10 2018

'When trying to increase nutrient rich indigenous fish production, biodiversity, income and consumption,...

Experts: Haor regions need short-duration...

Science

Mon, Jan 8 2018

'Around 14% of the total paddy production in Bangladesh is produced in Haor and if the rice supply is...

Artificial intelligence finds solar...

Science

Fri, Dec 15 2017

The eight-planet system orbits a star called Kepler 90 some 2,545 light-years away

Stephen Hawking lauds Chinese pop star...

Science

Sun, Nov 26 2017

Hawking, who opened his Weibo account last year, has 4.3 million followers, while British Prime Minister...

Cigar-shaped asteroid came from another...

Science

Tue, Nov 21 2017

Asteroids like Oumuamua enter our solar system about once a year, these scientists said

Drinking age: Oldest evidence of wine-making...

Science

Wed, Nov 15 2017

Evidence previously was found in China of a fermented alcoholic mix of rice, honey and fruit from about...

Stephen Hawking: The end of the world...

Science

Fri, Nov 10 2017

Professor Hawking sees an answer in the interstellar space travel programme Breakthrough Starshot – which...