VNREDSat-1 successfully launched into orbit
21/5/2013 09:08 (GMT+7)
On May 7th, 2012, in Hanoi, the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), owner of the project on Vietnam’s first Natural Resources, Environment and Disaster monitoring Satellite-1 (VNREDSat-1), coordinated with the Astrium Company under the European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company (EADS) to organize an event to launch VNREDSat-1.
Vietnam successfully tests unmanned aerial vehicles in Central Highlands
17/6/2013 03:52 (GMT+7)
From May 17th to 19th 2013, at Da Lat city, the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) continued testing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) to confirm the automatic flying control system in the Central Highlands, in combination with taking photos and using spectrometers to serve VAST’s research in t...
Obesity Harms Women's Memory and Brain Function, Study Finds
2/8/2010 09:36 (GMT+7)
The more an older woman weighs, the worse her memory, according to new research from Northwestern Medicine. The effect is more pronounced in women who carry excess weight around their hips, known as pear shapes, than women who carry it around their waists, called apple shapes.