Filling Need for Fast, Accurate Assessment of Blood's Ability to Clot

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Case Western Reserve University researchers have developed a portable sensor that can assess the clotting ability of a person's blood 95 times faster than current methods — using only a single drop of blood. Even better, the device provides more information about the blood than existing approaches. Rapid and accurate assessments […]

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Peking University to Admit More Iranian Students: President

BEIJING (Press Shia) – President of Peking University, a leading Chinese center with a history of around 120 years of academic activities, unveiled plans to attract more students from the Middle East, particularly from Iran. Peking University pursues a new policy of admitting more students from the Middle East and Central Asia, especially from Iran, […]

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AUTCup 2016 names winners

TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (Press Shia) – The 6th international tournament robotics cup of Amirkabir University of Technology (AUTCup 2016) and the first Humanoid Olympic Competitions announced winners on Monday. The 6th international tournament robotics cup of Amirkabir University of technology (AUTCup 2016) and the first Humanoid Olympic Competitions was held on 1-5 December 2016 in Tehran with […]

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Lack of Sun in Teen Years Linked to Nearsightedness Later On

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Teens and young adults who spend more time outdoors may be less likely to become nearsighted later in life than those who spend less time outdoors, a new study suggests. People in the study who spent more time exposed to ultraviolet B (UVB) radiation — which the researchers calculated based […]

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Iran soon to launch coop. with Airbus on plane spare parts

TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (Press Shia Agency) – Managing director of Iran Aviation Industries Organization said Iran will begin cooperation with Airbus on the manufacture of airplane spare parts in the near future.   Manouchehr Manteghi, head of Iran’s National Space Center and the managing director of Iran Aviation Industries Organization, said negotiations have been held with Airbus over […]

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Iran calls for further Russian coop. in EPEG

TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (Press Shia) – CEO of Telecommunication Infrastructure Company of Iran (TIC) in a meeting with a Russian delegation has called for Russia’s further cooperation in Europe-Persia Express Gateway (EPEG). The CEO of Telecommunication Infrastructure Company of Iran (TIC), Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi, held a meeting on Saturday in Tehran with Deputy Head of Ministry of Telecom […]

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Embryonic Cluster Galaxy Immersed in Giant Cloud of Cold Gas

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Astronomers studying a cluster of still-forming protogalaxies seen as they were more than 10 billion years ago have found that a giant galaxy in the center of the cluster is forming from a surprisingly-dense soup of molecular gas. "This is different from what we see in the nearby Universe, where galaxies […]

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'A scientific network is evolving in the Muslim world'

TEHRAN, Dec. 02 (Press Shia Agency) – Head of the Mustafa Prize Nano-science and Nanotechnology Jury Committee, Ali Beitollahi, has elaborated on the details of a Science and Technology Exchange Program in the Muslim world, dubbed STEP, where he referred to the Mustafa Prize as a much-needed scientific network that connects Muslim scientists from around […]

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