Mingachevir - catacombs, archan and peacocks

09.03.2022 [19:13]
To begin acquaintance with Mingachevir is best from visiting the City History Museum. The museum was founded on January 11, 1968. The two-storey building of the museum covers an area of 810 square meters. There are more than 15,000 exhibits reflecting the life and development of Mingachevir from antiquity to the present day ...

Shackleton's ship 'Endurance' found beneath Antarctic ice, 100 years on

09.03.2022 [16:12]
The wreckage of polar explorer Ernest Shackleton's ship "Endurance", which was crushed by Antarctic ice and sank some 10,000 feet (3,000 m) to the ocean floor more than a century ago, has been found, a team searching for it said on Wednesday, Reuters reports. The three-masted ...

Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan discuss prospects for educational cooperation

09.03.2022 [14:56]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Education Emin Amrullayev has met with Kyrgyz Ambassador to country Kairat Osmonaliev. The sides discussed the current state of and prospects for educational cooperation between the two countries ...

New opportunities created for AzII e-Book House readers

05.03.2022 [17:19]
The academic staff of the Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University (ASOIU) and AzII e-Book House readers get access to the resources of the DataTurkey database. Until March 15, 2022, the DataTurkey database, which includes macroeconomic ...

Baku State University, Eötvös Loránd University sign cooperation agreement

25.02.2022 [17:48]
Baku State University (BSU) and Eötvös Loránd University of Hungary have inked a cooperation agreement. The document was signed by BSU Rector Elchin Babaev and Rector of Eötvös Loránd University Laszlo Borhi ...

ADA University hosts international event “Recognize to Reconcile”

25.02.2022 [12:19]
The Eurasian Regional Center of Islamic Cooperation Youth Forum (ICYF-ERC) in partnership with ADA University and ADAMUN Club has successfully organized the Simulation of Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC) of the OIC under the motto “Recognize to Reconcile”, dedicated to the 30th Anniversary of Khojaly Genocide, at ADA University ...

Baku State University, Babeș-Bolyai University of Romania ink Erasmus exchange agreement

24.02.2022 [17:57]
Baku State University (BSU) and Babeș-Bolyai University of Romania have signed an Erasmus exchange agreement. The document was signed by BSU Rector Elchin Babaev and Rector of Babeș-Bolyai University Daniel David. The agreement provides for the exchange of the students, faculty and staff ...

Azerbaijan`s Minister of Education meets with Georgian PM

22.02.2022 [18:18]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Education Emin Amrullayev has met with Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili in Tbilisi. The sides discussed the issues of expanding cooperation between the two countries in the fields of education and science ...

Azerbaijani, Georgian ministries of education sign agreement on cooperation

22.02.2022 [17:16]
Azerbaijani and Georgian ministries of education have inked an agreement on cooperation in the field of education. The document was signed by Azerbaijan`s Minister of Education Emin Amrullayev and Georgian Minister of Education and Science Mikheil Chkhenkeli ...

February 21 marks International Mother Language Day

21.02.2022 [19:16]
The idea to celebrate International Mother Language Day was the initiative of Bangladesh. It was approved at the 1999 UNESCO General Conference and has been observed throughout the world since 2000. UNESCO believes in the importance of cultural and linguistic diversity for sustainable societies ...

Azerbaijani, Georgian universities discuss cooperation issues

21.02.2022 [15:29]
“Azerbaijani and Georgian universities enjoy the good cooperation. The development of relations in the field of education creates ample opportunities for the expansion of cooperation in other areas,” said Azerbaijani Minister of Education Emin Amrullayev, who is on a visit to Georgia, as he met with Rector of Ivane Javakhishvili ...

Baku State University, Humboldt University of Berlin sign Erasmus exchange protocol

16.02.2022 [20:34]
Baku State University (BSU) and Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany have signed an Erasmus exchange protocol. The agreement was signed by Rauf Hasanov, Head of the International Relations Department of BSU, and Johann Comolle, Erasmus Project Coordinator of Humboldt University ...

Azerbaijan, Georgian universities discuss prospects for cooperation

16.02.2022 [13:36]
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Georgia Faig Guliyev has met with the rector of the Caucasus University of Georgia Kakha Shengelia. During the meeting, the sides discussed prospects for cooperation between Azerbaijani and Georgian universities ...

Indian Embassy in Baku announces ICCR scholarships slots under General Scholarship Scheme for 2022-23

14.02.2022 [19:27]
The Embassy of India in Baku has announced that Indian Council of Cultural Affairs (ICCR)’s scholarship slots under a revised General/ Scholarship Scheme (A 1201) at Indian Universities/ institutes for the academic year 2022-23. The Opening date of ICCR A2A Portal for admissions is February 10, 2022. The Last date of application to be submitted by students is April 30, 2022 ...

Azerbaijan, Japan discuss prospects for educational cooperation

14.02.2022 [19:05]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Education Emin Amrullayev has met with Japanese Ambassador to the country Junichi Wada. The sides discussed the current state of and prospects for educational cooperation between the two countries ...

Scientists discover new planet orbiting nearest star to solar system

11.02.2022 [20:07]
Astronomers have found evidence for a new planet circling Proxima Centauri, the nearest star to the sun, according to The Guardian. The alien world is only a quarter of the mass of Earth and orbits extremely close to its parent star, at one tenth of the distance between ...

Two more BHOS students win scholarship named after Khoshbakht Yusifzade

11.02.2022 [15:00]
Two more students of Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) have been awarded a scholarship named after the First Vice-President of SOCAR, Academician Khoshbakht Yusifzade. The awardees are 5th year students of Petroleum Engineering Department Zarifa Jabrayilova and Kanan Mammadov ...

300-year-old Arctic sponges feast on corpses of their decaying, extinct neighbors

10.02.2022 [17:14]
On an underwater mountain in the Arctic Ocean lives a community of sponges with a ghoulish secret. With little to eat in the nutrient-poor water, the sponges survive by digesting the remains of long-dead animals that once inhabited the seamount peaks where the sponges now live ...

Study reveals that even dying stars can give birth to brand new planets

09.02.2022 [16:50]
A new study has revealed that even dying stars can give birth to brand new planets. Known as "A population of transition disks around evolved stars: Fingerprints of planets," the study has been published in the journal Astronomy & Astrophysics ...