World’s top physicists to come together in Baku

01.12.2016 [22:25]
Top physicists from all corners of the world will gather in Baku for the Asia-Pacific Conference and Workshop on Quantum Information Science to be held on December 3-5. The event will be co-organized by the Institute of Physics of Azerbaijan National ...

Facebook and Twitter can be a resource to manage depression, says study

01.12.2016 [17:38]
While frequency and duration of online social networking may have a negative effect on mental health outcomes, a new study suggests that for some people, Facebook and Twitter may also serve as a resource for managing depression, thereby contributing to more positive outcomes, according to tech.firstpost.com ...

Amazon unveils artificial intelligence products for cloud

01.12.2016 [11:13]
Amazon.com Inc. introduced an image recognition program, a speech-to-text service dubbed Polly, and tools for building conversational apps, highlighting its push to add artificial intelligence to its cloud-computer offerings ...

"Archaeological heritage of Karabakh" international conference held in Baku

28.11.2016 [17:33]
"Archaeological heritage of Karabakh” international scientific conference has been held in Baku organized by the Institute of Archeology and Ethnography of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS). The conference heard reports on a wide range of issues, including the history ...

Will iPhone 8 have 3D camera?

26.11.2016 [15:10]
Apple's next iPhone could have the ability to take stunning 3D photos, according to Mail. At least that's according to the latest rumours on the iPhone 8 which suggests Apple is currently working with LG to develop the technology ...

Ukraine, Azerbaijan to cooperate in seismological field

25.11.2016 [10:48]
A meeting with Vladimir Mikhailov, director of the Scientific-Research Institute of Geology of the Kiev National University after T. Shevchenko took place at the Seismological Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences(ANAS). ...

Facebook develops censorship to control “Fake news”

23.11.2016 [19:55]
The software is not aimed at deleting posts, it just makes them invisible for other users, The New York Times said Tuesday citing three current and former Facebook employees. According to Free Thought Project, decisions on such posts will not be made by ...

Panasonic to launch megaphone that can translate on the fly

19.11.2016 [16:19]
Panasonic Corp. said Thursday it will start offering in December a megaphone capable of automatically translating Japanese into English, Chinese and Korean in its latest bid to help companies cope with an increase in foreign visitors to Japan, according to Kyodo News ...

Young Turkologists to gather in Baku

19.11.2016 [12:06]
Baku will host an international conference of young Turkologists on November 21-22. Called "Modern Turkological researches: problems and prospects", the conference is co-organized by the Presidium of Azerbaijan ...

Baku hosts int’l conference dedicated to 90th anniversary of 1st Turkish Congress

14.11.2016 [13:56]
An international conference dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the 1st Turkish Congress entitled “Common values and new challenges in Turkish scientific and cultural movement” has today kicked off in presidium of Azerbaijan National Academy of ...

Russian historian Rudolf Ivanov presents personal collection in Baku

12.11.2016 [14:09]
The Central Scientific Library of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) has hosted the presentation of a personal collection of Rudolf Ivanov, Russian historian and researcher, who specializes in Caucasian studies, member of the Russian Union of Journalists and Writers, holder of Azerbaijan`s "Dostlug" ("Friendship") Order ...

International conference on Azerbaijani manuscripts to be held

07.11.2016 [13:47]
The first international conference “Azerbaijani manuscripts in world libraries” will be organized at the Institute of Manuscripts after Mahammad Fuzuli in Baku on November 18. The conference will mark the 25th anniversary of restoration of Azerbaijan`s state independence. ...

BSU Rector elected full member of Russian Academy of Sciences

01.11.2016 [14:29]
Rector of Baku State University (BSU) Abel Maharramov has been elected as a full member of the Russian Academy of Sciences. The three-stage election results confirmed at the meeting of the Russian Academy of Sciences which was attended by 2,400 candidates. 63 internationally renowned foreign ...

TPU underwater robot passed tests in Arctic seas

31.10.2016 [21:30]
The underwater robots created with the assistance of scientists of the Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) successfully passed tests in the Arctic where they were used for studying of underwater permafrost, the deputy director for development of TPU Institute of Cybernetics Dmitry Sonkin reported ...

Second Azerbaijan Science Festival kicks off

31.10.2016 [18:09]
Second Azerbaijan Science Festival has today opened at Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS). The event is organized by ANAS in partnership with the Ministry of Education, Ministry of Communications and High Technologies, Baku City ...

Azerbaijani scientist to deliver report in international conference in Iran

30.10.2016 [15:27]
Director of the Institute of Geography after academician Hasan Aliyev of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, Academician Ramiz Mammadov will deliver a report in the international conference in Tehran, Iran. The conference will bring together well-known scientists, influential scholars across the ...

President of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences visits Czech Republic

27.10.2016 [11:38]
President of the of Azerbaijani National Academy of Sciences (ANAS), academician Akif Alizade who is on a visit in the Czech Republic has met here with Pavel Belobradek, Deputy Prime Minister for Science, Research and Innovation ...

Books of Uzbek writer presented at Azerbaijan`s Presidential Library

25.10.2016 [21:27]
The Presidential Library of the Administrative Department of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan has hosted a presentation of books by Uzbek historian, writer and scholar Shukhrat Salamov. Addressing the event, director of the library Mayil Ahmadov stressed the importance ...

Azerbaijani scientist receives Vernadsky medal

20.10.2016 [17:58]
The Russian Academy of Natural Sciences has conferred Vernadsky medal upon its foreign full member, vice-president of Azerbaijan Engineering Academy Ahad Janahmadov. The medal recognizes his outstanding contribution to developing science and public movement ...