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Engineers build first water-based computer

Engineers build first water-based computer

SAN FRANCISCO, June 12 (PNA/Xinhua) — Engineers with Stanford University on the U.S. west coast have designed a computer that runs entirely on water droplets and can perform like regular…

Mars likely to have sea larger than Earth’s Arctic Ocean: study

Mars likely to have sea larger than Earth’s Arctic Ocean: study

WASHINGTON, March 6 (PNA/Xinhua) — Ancient Mars likely had a primitive ocean that held more water than Earth’s Arctic Ocean, U. S. space agency NASA said Thursday. “Perhaps about 4.3…

Scientists in Italy discover ‘hiding place’ of HIV virus in cells

MILAN, Italy, March 4 (PNA/Xinhua) — A team of scientists in Italy have discovered the “hiding place” of HIV cells that holds promise for important developments towards new therapies to…

Australian researchers discover milk protein critical for survival of species

SYDNEY, March 3 (PNA/Xinhua) — Australian researchers have discovered the protein MCL-1 is critical for keeping milk- producing cells alive and sustaining milk production in the breast. Without milk production,…

NASA astronauts complete spacewalk

NASA astronauts complete spacewalk

NEW YORK, Feb. 22 (PNA/TASS) — American astronauts Barry Wilmore and Terry Virts have completed their spacewalk, NASA reported Saturday. “NASA astronauts Barry Wilmore and Terry Virts ended their spacewalk…

Geological disasters kill 349 in 2014

Geological disasters kill 349 in 2014

BEIJING, 22Feb2015 (PNA/Xinhua) — Geological disasters in China caused 349 deaths and 51 are unaccounted for in 2014, according to the Ministry of Land and Resources. The disasters — 10,907…

Filipino priest in Arizona invents Ebola-proof communication device for quarantine site use

Filipino priest in Arizona invents Ebola-proof communication device for quarantine site use

PHOENIX, Arizona, 20Dec2014 (BicolToday.com) — A retired Filipino priest in Phoenix has developed an Internet-less Skype-like application that can be used by a quarantined Ebola patient and anyone outside the…

China launches another remote sensing satellite

China launches another remote sensing satellite

JIUQUAN, Gansu, 11Dec2014 (PNA/Xinhua) — China sent the Yaogan-25 remote sensing satellite into a scheduled orbit at 3:33 a.m. on Thursday from the Jiuquan satellite launch center. The Yaogan-25 was…

Scientists discover stem cell breakthrough

SYDNEY, 11Dec2014 (PNA/Xinhua) — An Australian research team together with international scientists have discovered a new stem cell that can be programmed to become any part of the body. The…

Sorsogon e-commerce down, millions of pesos lost, over Smart failure on internet performance; class-suit eyed

Sorsogon e-commerce down, millions of pesos lost, over Smart failure on internet performance; class-suit eyed

By Joey Natividad SORSOGON CITY, 02Dec2014 (BicolToday.com) – E-commerce here has suffered unquantifiable losses as a result of Smart’s very slow internet connection over the past four weeks. Some internet…