Artificial fingertip with ‘human-like’ sense of touch could improve robots and prosthetics

13.04.2022 [17:01]
Scientists in the UK have developed a 3D-printed fingertip that can touch and feel surfaces almost like humans do. Researchers at the University of Bristol say the technology could make robots considerably more agile and even help improve prosthetics. “Being able to 3D print ...

Khazar University to host 2nd International Congress on Cocoa Coffee and Tea Asia

12.04.2022 [15:52]
The 2nd International Congress on Cocoa Coffee and Tea Asia will be held at Khazar University on May 19 – 20. Following the success of the previous edition of the Congress in Europe: Novara (Italy) in 2011, Naples (Italy) in 2013, Aveiro (Portugal) in 2015 , Turin (Italy) in 2017, Hefei (China) in 2018 and Bremen ...

Azerbaijan University of Languages hosts workshop on "Chinese poster art"

07.04.2022 [20:02]
A student workshop entitled "Chinese poster art" has been held at the Confucius Institute at Azerbaijan University of Languages.Addressing the workshop, Director of the Confucius Institute Rafig Abbasov highlighted the historical stages of the creation of the Chinese poster, its three main genres - public, commercial and decorative ones ...

Azerbaijan, Romania discuss educational cooperation

07.04.2022 [15:47]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Education Emin Amrullayev has met with Romanian Ambassador to the country Vasile Soare. The sides discussed the current state of and prospects for educational cooperation between Azerbaijan and Romania ...

Sara Khatun - Eminent lady in national statehood history of Azerbaijan

05.04.2022 [18:05]
In the East of the 15th century Sara Khatun was the only female diplomat who was accepted as a sagacious politician, wise and proud public figure by European kings and rulers. She brought fame to her husband Turali bey and later on to her son who was mostly known in history as the Aghgoyunlu ruler Uzun Hasan ...

Nasiraddin Tusi - an eminent encyclopedic thinker, philosopher and sociopolitical figure of Azerbaijan

05.04.2022 [12:56]
Nasiraddin Tusi was a great Azerbaijani scholar. An eminent encyclopedic thinker, philosopher and sociopolitical figure, Tusi received his primary education from his father and uncle, and then engaged deeply in study of different fields of the humanitarian and natural sciences in Khorasan ...

Azerbaijan’s Khazar and Russian Kazan universities sign agreement on strengthening bilateral relations

02.04.2022 [19:33]
Azerbaijan’s Khazar University and Kazan Federal University of the Russian Federation have signed an agreement on strengthening bilateral relations.Kazan University Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs Timirkhan Alishev, Founder of Khazar University, Chairman of the Board of Directors and Trustees, Professor Hamlet Isakhanli and other senior officials attended the event ...

Groundbreaking ceremony for Italy-Azerbaijan University held in Baku

02.04.2022 [15:53]
A foundation stone has been laid for the Italy-Azerbaijan University at the campus of the ADA University in Baku. Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Italian Republic Luigi di Maio along with Azerbaijan`s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov ...

Researchers in Hong Kong create ‘soft robot’ made of magnetic slime

02.04.2022 [15:38]
Researchers at The Chinese University of Hong Kong have created a "soft robot" made of slime containing magnetic particles, which can be manipulated using external magnets, BBC reports. The magnetic particles are toxic, but have theoretically been made safe to enter ...

KOICA donates Tablet PC to support Azerbaijan’s education sector during COVID-19 pandemic

30.03.2022 [12:26]
The Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) donated 875 pieces of Tablet PC to Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Education under the project titled “The Technical Assistance (Grant) Project for Teachers’ Capacity Building and Establishment of Educational Information ...

Baku State University becomes member of Federation of Universities of Islamic World

29.03.2022 [19:33]
Baku State University (BSU) has become a member of the Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW) of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO). Membership in FUIW will serve to strengthen and promote cooperation ...

Study investigates name of Machu Picchu in Peru

29.03.2022 [19:09]
According to a statement released by the University of Illinois Chicago, historian Donato Amado Gonzales of Peru’s Ministry of Culture and archaeologist Brian S. Bauer of the University of Illinois Chicago examined nineteenth-century maps, seventeenth-century documents, and field notes taken by American explorer Hiram Bingham ...

NASA astronauts complete spacewalk aboard ISS

18.03.2022 [10:55]
US astronauts Kayla Barron and Raja Chari successfully completed a spacewalk aboard the International Space Station for preparatory work ahead of the installation of more powerful solar panels, the iROSA, according to TASS ...

Azerbaijan’s Minister of Education continues working visit to Turkiye

17.03.2022 [11:35]
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Minister of Education Emin Amrullayev continues a working visit to Turkiye. As part of the visit, Minister of Education Emin Amrullayev met with Council of Higher Education of the Republic of Turkiye Erol Ozvar ...

Azerbaijan, Turkiye discuss prospects for general and vocational education

16.03.2022 [19:33]
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Minister of Education Emin Amrullayev has paid a working visit to Turkiye. As part of the visit, Minister of Education Emin Amrullayev met with Turkish Minister of National Education Mahmut Ozer. During the meeting ...

Azerbaijan, India discuss prospects for educational cooperation

16.03.2022 [17:39]
Azerbaijan’s Deputy Minister of Education Mukhtar Mammadov has met with Indian Ambassador to the country Bawitlung Vanlalvawna. The sides discussed the current state of and prospects for cooperation between the two countries in the sphere of education ...

First Azerbaijan Soviet Encyclopedia

14.03.2022 [16:53]
The first Azerbaijan Soviet Encyclopedia was published in 1970 with active support of national leader Heydar Aliyev. It entered the country's history as the first fundamental research on all aspects of knowledge and information. It is a respected publication for every intelligent Azerbaijani family ...

U.S. Embassy announces 2022-2024 GIPA Master’s Degree program in journalism

13.03.2022 [18:23]
The U.S. Embassy has announced that the Georgian Institute of Public Affairs (GIPA) is soliciting applications from Azerbaijani citizens for a Master’s Degree program in journalism and media management offered by the Caucasus School of Journalism and Media Management. The coursework will be taught by instructors from the United States, Georgia ...

Red Book of Azerbaijan

10.03.2022 [17:21]
Red Book of the Republic of Azerbaijan is an official state document about the status of rare and endangered wild animals and wild plant species in Azerbaijan`s territory. The Red Book, published in 2013, consists of 6 parts ...