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Kyung-Chul Choi and colleagues note that hormonal imbalances seem to play a role in the development of breast cancer. Given that link, researchers are investigating whether endocrine-disrupting...
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2014/04/23 15:03
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By PNA / Xinhua and U.S. News Agency / Asian Singapore’s National Research Foundation announced a 10-year program to boost the city state’s expertise in nuclear technology on Wednesday. The National...
2014/04/22 11:57
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SINGAPORE: The National Research Foundation is pumping S$60 million into six venture capital funds for Singapore-based high-tech start-ups. The money will be distributed equally among the funds. The...
2014/04/22 10:04
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According to Acer Africa the observatory, located in the Central Karoo District of Matjiesfontein in the Western Cape, "will enable students and scientists conduct their research and facilitate...
2014/04/21 10:17
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Sulfur left over from refining fossil fuels can be transformed into cheap, lightweight, plastic lenses for infrared devices, including night-vision goggles, a University of Arizona-led international...
2014/04/18 20:31
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The team successfully took thermal images of a person through a piece of the new plastic. By contrast, taking a picture through the plastic often used for ordinary lenses does not show a person’s body...
2014/04/14 10:31
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Science and Technology Minister Derek Hanekom will on Tuesday launch the Department of Science and Technology (DST)-National Research Foundation (NRF) Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Food Security at...
2014/04/11 16:30
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Pretoria — The Minister of Science and Technology, Derek Hanekom, has inaugurated a new science centre housed in two old train carriages at the Matjiesfontein Transport Museum. The science centre is...
2014/04/09 14:42
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This novel invention uses a new physical process called 'quantum plasmonic tunnelling'. By changing the molecules in the molecular electronic device, the frequency of the circuits can be altered in...
2014/04/04 13:30
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The National Commission for Research, Science and Technology (NCRST), together with delegates from South Africa, held a task force meeting on Namibia's bid for the Cherenkov Telescope Array (CTA).The...
2014/04/04 13:30
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The New Centre of Excellence in Scientometrics will go a long way in taking South Africa's ability to understand and fine-tune the innovation environment, to a new level. This is according to the...
2014/04/01 13:57
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SINGAPORE: The Public Accounts Committee, which monitors how public funds are spent, has expressed concerns over continuing procurement lapses in the public sector. The committee is made up of nine...
2014/03/27 20:30
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Under construction, the first of 64 antennas that will make up South Africa's new radio telescope, the MeerKAT. Cape Town — The biggest science project in the world is happening right here - and all...
2014/03/27 20:29
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... are already getting time booked on MeerKAT from scientists around the world," Kapp said. "More than 500 scientists are involved, of whom 50 are from South Africa." And South Africa is definitely...
2014/03/27 04:29
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CASCONE — Vincenza (Zina). On November 17, 2010. Beloved wife of Frank. Mother of Agnes & Frank. Loving grandmother of Tara & Frankie. Loving sister of Santo, Antho-ny, Ada, Marie & her late sister...
2014/03/24 18:42
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This solar cell is developed from Perovskite, a promising material that could hold the key to creating high-efficiency, inexpensive solar cells. The new cells not only glow when electricity passes...
2014/03/24 13:17
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... Cuts Off Invading Cancer Cells Available for logged-in reporters onlyCitationsJournal of Cell Biology, Vol. 204, No. 7 Newswise — The tumor suppressor p53 does all it can to prevent oncogenes...
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