First Armenian university online learning platform iUniversity launched at National Polytechnic University of Armenia

YEREVAN, March 31. /ARKA/. The first Armenian university online learning platform iUniversity was launched today at the National Polytechnic University of Armenia (NPUA), the press service of the government reported. It said the platform will...

Trump seeks to force General Motors to produce ventilators

FiLE - In this March 26, 2020 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Briefing Room, in Washington. Trump attacked General Motors Friday, March 27, alleging that the...

Senior White House Officials Agree to Cut Huawei From Global Chip Supply – Report

The White House has already severed Huawei’s ties with American chip manufacturers, but global chip sales have remained out of its reach. The new measure, if adopted, would fix that and limit Huawei’s access...

The uncertain future for China’s electric car makers

By Danny Vincent BBC News, Hong Kong Image copyright Han Zhu Image caption Choosing an electric car was an easy decision for Shenzhen resident Han Zhu Han Zhu is on a mission to go green. The...

Tsunami-Like Rampaging Quasars Can Rip Their Host Galaxies to Shreds, New Study Reveals

A supermassive black hole lies at the heart of almost every galaxy in the universe, swallowing matter and emitting large amounts of radiation, with the most voracious ones called quasars – objects that when...

The math in music: Why numbers don’t rule the universe

Music is all emotion, right? For some it's a calculated, mathematical puzzle. We've used math to explain music and sound for thousands of years. Pythagoras said numbers ruled the universe. But he was wrong. Call...

Coronavirus: Carmakers answer pleas to make medical supplies

By Justin Harper Business Reporter  - BBC.COM Image copyright Alamy Carmakers are answering calls from governments to help make more ventilators and face masks to help out during the coronavirus pandemic. On Monday Fiat began converting one...

PhD Student Finally Proves One of Darwin’s Ideas of Evolution 140 Years Later

Charles Darwin, the father of evolutionary science, published 'On The Origin of Species' in 1859. His work has since shaken up the way in which we observe natural science but until this week, one...

Killer Asteroid Hunt in Jeopardy, New Study Claims

SpaceX, the largest commercial satellite constellation operator in the world, has ambitious plans of installing 12,000 satellites in low-orbit over a span of several years, as part of its Starlink project to provide low-cost...

Apple Shuts All Stores Outside Greater China Indefinitely Over Coronavirus

Retailers have been closing shops around the globe in response to the fast-spreading virus, which has killed over 7,500 people. Reuters Apple had earlier said its stores would remain closed until March 27 Apple Inc said...

Mind-blowing Discovery May Hold Key to Mystery of Extraterrestrial Life, Claims Study

For decades scientists have been searching for and finding organic compounds like amino acids in meteorite samples, as they hypothesize that ingredients for life may have been brought to early Earth on meteorites and...

Who Needs Aliens When You Have Cake? NASA Releases Pictures of Mars Surface That...

The development comes after earlier this month the space agency published images of a mysterious hole on the planet’s surface that leads to a cave. Some researchers assumed that it might host life. NASA has...

Russian-European mission to Mars postponed for 2 years over coronavirus

The ExoMars mission has been postponed for at least two years. (FILE Photo)- https://www.dailysabah.com Russia's space agency Roscosmos and the European Space Agency have decided to postpone the launch of a joint research mission to...

Tech lifestyles enable ‘safe escape’ from coronavirus

By Glenn CHAPMAN - Japan Today-SAN FRANCISCO For people hunkering down due to the coronavirus epidemic, the tech sector has become their new best friend with an array of lifestyle solutions making "social distancing" easier. Those...

GM unveils long-range battery in fresh electric car push

AFP-General Motors on Wednesday unveiled a new long-range battery to power an expanded lineup of electric cars as part of an effort to catch sector leader Tesla. GM said its Ultium batteries would have a...

Doomsday countdown? NASA tracking mammoth asteroid that could end human civilization

Daily  Sabah- NASA has confirmed that a mammoth asteroid is currently headed toward Earth. (iStock Photo) T-minus 56 days until impact... but not quite. NASA says its automated tracking systems at the Center for Near-Earth Object...

Streaming titans seek passage to India for new growth

Netflix and Amazon are battling a dizzying array of homegrown outfits, from Bollywood producers to broadcasters, for dominance of India's streaming market, a key target as growth in Western countries slows. As more Indians shift...

What Happens When You Mix New Solar Tech And Artificial Intelligence?

By Haley Zaremba – Oilprice.com The writing is on the wall. Every major global governmental agency is warning of the imminent tipping point towards catastrophic climate change, even the world’s largest oil company Saudi Aramco...

BMW Previews ‘i4’ Tesla Challenger

BMW on Tuesday presented its "i4" electric concept car set for release in 2021, as Germany's high-end manufacturers scramble to offer drivers a credible alternative to Tesla. Boasting a sleek silhouette and mammoth front grille,...

Earth may have been a ‘water world’ 3bn years ago, scientists find

Chemical signatures in ancient ocean crust point to a planet without continents Ian Sample Science editor  - The  Guardian The scientists’ work centred on a geological site in north-western Australia, where a 3.2bn-year-old slab of ocean...