Industry Waste Treatment: Ato Chernet Kebede Part 2
BUTTERFLY WINGS INSPIRE NEW SOLAR AND STEALTH TECHNOLOGIES
The new solar cell structure essentially mimics the scales on blue Morpho Didius butterfly wings. The Morpho Didius butterfly’s wing has tiny cone-shaped nanostructures that scatter light to create metallic
A Smart T-Shirt Monitors Your Breathing Rate in Real Time
In Laval University, the experts of the Faculty of Science and Engineering and its Center for Optics, Photonics, and Lasers have made a smart T-shirt that can measure the rate of respiration in the wearer.
የአለም ሎሬት ፕሮፌሰር ገቢሳ ኤጀታ
የዓለም የምግብ ዋስትናን ለማረጋገጥ በሰሩት ሥራ በአለም መድረክ ስማቸውንና የሀገራቸውን ስም ያስጠሩ ፀኃፊ፣ አርታኢ፣ መምህር፣ አማካሪ እና ተመራማሪ የአለም ሎሬት ፕሮፌሰር ገቢሳ ኤጀታን ከረጅሙ የሂወት ጉዞአቸው በጥቂቱ ይዘንላቹ ቀርበናል፡
Chinese City Installs Automatic Pedestrian Gates to Prevent Jaywalking
Jaywalking has turned from a cultural problem to an epidemic in China, so much so that the practice has taken up a notorious nickname “Chinese-style street crossing.”
China makes 'flammable ice' breakthrough in South China Sea
The fuel-hungry country has been pursuing the energy source, located at the bottom of oceans and in Polar Regions, for nearly two decades.
Flying cars set for takeoff at Tokyo Olympics in 2020
Japan has taken a step closer to realizing its dream of launching flying cars in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, following investment from a major car company.
Lack of dust makes China's air pollution much worse
Airborne dust is normally seen as an environmental problem, but the lack of it is making air pollution over China considerably worse.
Could Genetics Influence What We Like to Eat?
Understanding the roles of genes in eating behaviors and food preferences could lead to personalized diets that are easier to follow
“Project Portal” – a hydrogen fuel cell system designed for heavy duty truck use.
Toyota is big on hydrogen. While other major manufacturers are not sure about this technology and are moving towards pure electric power, Toyota is still toying with the idea that cars could be making electricity for themselves
Science and Technology Minister Is Spending 67.5 Million For 21 Selected Projects!
After comparing 331 research projects the ministry selected 21 projects to assist financially.
Ethiopian S&T Indicator Report
Ethiopia science, technology and innovation policy underscores the need for building and beefing-up the country’s competitiveness through innovation. The overall objective of the policy is to create a foundation for science and technology and coordinate the national technological capability-building efforts in order to boost competitiveness of its economy and reduce technological dependence of the country. This survey summarizes and glimpses the country’s current status of R&D investment and the level of the R&D human resource development in four sectors; namely in government, higher education, business enterprises and private non-profits (PNP). It also provides evidence on where to locate the country’s R&D performance as compared to selected sub-Saharan African Countries. A total of 485 organizations have adequately replied with full information for this survey. About 53% of the sampled organizations were business enterprises; 22% were government organizations; 21% were higher education institutions; and PNP’s accounted only 4% the surveyed organizations. Only 38% (i.e. 35% conducted inhouse R&D and 3% outsourced R&D activities) of the sample organizations replied that they were engaged in R&D activities.