Scientists create biological supercomputer

29.02.2016 [21:42]
Scientists have created an energy efficient biological supercomputer that is able to process information very quickly and accurately using parallel networks in the same way that massive electronic supercomputers do ...

Sarah Parcak becomes this year's winner of TED prize

18.02.2016 [11:43]
Space archaeologist Dr Sarah Parcak has become this year's winner of the TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) prize, according to BBC. The $1m prize is awarded each year to an individual who is judged able to spark global ...

Robots will make majority of humans unemployed within 30 years

16.02.2016 [10:19]
The pace at which robots and intelligent machines are able to take over the jobs traditionally performed by humans will result in more than half the population being unemployed within 30 years, an expert in computing has ...

“Azerbaijani manuscripts in world libraries” conference to be held in Baku 

08.02.2016 [21:30]
The first international conference “Azerbaijani manuscripts in world libraries” will be organized in Baku. It will be held at the Institute of Manuscripts after Mahammad Fuzuli in October ...

Baku to host AICT 2016 international conference

04.02.2016 [20:27]
Baku will host the 10th Application of Information and Communication Technologies international conference AICT 2016 in October. According to the Organizing Committee, the conference will bring together scientists from ...

Azerbaijan, Egypt discuss ways of developing cultural and educational cooperation

27.01.2016 [16:50]
Azerbaijan and Egypt have explored how to expand cultural and educational cooperation as director of the Institute of Philosophy and Law of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences Ilham Mammadzade met with director of the Center for Cultural and Educational Relations of the Egyptian Embassy Ahmed Sami Elaydi ...

Book edited by Azerbaijani orientalist presented in Paris

24.01.2016 [12:17]
“Cultural transfer in Central Asia” book, one of whose editors is Azerbaijani orientalist Shahin Mustafayev, has been laucnehd in Paris. The book features more than 40 articles about archeology, history, cultural development and relations in Central Asia. The authors of the ...

Futuristic $450 sneakers tighten automatically, warm your feet and are controlled by an app

13.01.2016 [15:10]
Digitsole has unveiled a futuristic-looking pair of trainers that automatically tighten, as well as heat the feet. Described as 'the world's first intelligent footwear,' the futuristic Smartshoe wouldn't look out of place ...

Georgian scientists visit Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences

23.12.2015 [10:47]
A delegation comprising of the director of the Georgia’s Institute of Oriental Studies of Tbilisi State University, academician Apollon Silagadze and professor of the Institute Nino Ejibadze have visited the Oriental Studies Institute of the Azerbaijan National Academy ...

Turkish Middle East Technical University and Institute of Chemistry of ANAS sign memorandum

20.11.2015 [18:38]
Turkish Middle East Technical University (METU) and Azerbaijan National Academy of Science Institute of Chemistry has signed a memorandum of understanding. ...

Azerbaijan, US discuss cooperation in scientific field

20.11.2015 [13:25]
President of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, Academician Akif Alizade has met Deputy Chief of Mission of the Embassy of the United States of America (USA) in the country Derek Hogan ...

Azerbaijan Institute of Manuscripts, UNESCO discuss cooperation prospects

07.11.2015 [14:20]
Consultant at UNESCO Stavros Andreou has visited the Institute of Manuscripts of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences to discuss prospects for the bilateral cooperation. ...

Azerbaijan`s Education Minister attends 10th CIS Forum of Creative and Academic Intellectuals

22.10.2015 [19:15]
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Minister of Education Mikayil Jabbarov is attending the 10th CIS Forum of Creative and Academic Intellectuals entitled “CIS humanitarian space: common values and dialogue of cultures” in Astana, Kazakhstan ...

VI international scientific conference on "Multidisciplinary approach in solving the problems of Geology and Geophysics" kicked off in Baku

12.10.2015 [13:15]
VI international scientific conference on "Multidisciplinary approach in solving the problems of Geology and Geophysics" dedicated to the 70th anniversary of ANAS has started its work with the support of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences in Baku on October 12 ...

Jacek Gilewicz: the conference discusses actual problems of mathematics

10.09.2015 [12:10]
VII International Conference on "Mathematical analysis, differential equations and their applications" (Madea-7) held in Baku, is focusing on the actual problems of mathematics, the French scientists Jacek Gilewicz said in an interview to AZERTAC. Expressing gratitude to the organizers ...

"Mathematical analysis, differential equation and their applications" conference kicks off in Baku

09.09.2015 [13:11]
The 7th International Conference (Madea-7) on "Mathematical analysis, differential equation and their applications" kicked off in Baku on September 9. The international event was organized by Institute of Mathematics and Mechanics of NAS of Azerbaijan, the Azerbaijan National Aviation ...

Azerbaijani scientist to attend SEAGA conference

07.09.2015 [13:48]
The director of the ANAS Institute of Geography named after acad. H.Aliyev, head of the Azerbaijan Geography Society, academician Ramiz Mammadov has been invited by the Southest Asian Geography Association (SEAGA) of the People's Republic of China to attend the conference ...

Leading researcher of Institute of Manuscripts attends training at Oxford University

05.09.2015 [20:01]
Leading researcher of the Institute of Manuscripts of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences Nazakat Mammadli has attended the 21-day training organized at the Oxford Language Centre of Oxford University in Britain ...

Motorola debuts second-gen Moto 360 smartwatch, first-gen Moto 360 Sport

04.09.2015 [11:01]
Motorola on Wednesday introduced two new versions of its Moto 360 smartwatch, including a second-generation flagship device and separate edition specifically for fitness, the Moto 360 Sport. Unlike its predecessor, the updated flagship 360 will come in two different sizes, 42 and 46 ...