Science: What is the artificial Moon developed by China and what is it for?

1642650171 Science What is the artificial Moon developed by China and

Like something out of a science fiction movie, this week news about the development of a artificial moon, manufactured by the Chinese government. The news was replicated in all the world’s media, but most readers did not fully understand the reason behind this innovation. Below we tell you the details of this peculiar scientific development, … Read more

Tecnópolis invites you to celebrate art, science and technology with its summer proposal

1642023978 Tecnopolis invites you to celebrate art science and technology with

After receiving more than 800,000 people in its tenth edition in 2021 under the slogan “Cultivate what is human”, the mega exhibition Tecnópolis reopened with the third edition of Sunsets 2022, with hundreds of proposals to enjoy in the summer. As always, the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MINCyT) has numerous spaces that invite … Read more

Houssay, Leloir and Milstein were the three Argentines who won Nobel Prizes in Science

1640683816 Houssay Leloir and Milstein were the three Argentines who won

The Nobel Prize is an international award given each year to recognize individuals or institutions that have made notable research, discoveries, or contributions to humanity. The award was instituted in 1895 as the last will of Alfred Nobel, a Swedish chemist, engineer, writer and inventor recognized for inventing dynamite. The first awards ceremony took place … Read more

This is how Catalin Cariko became the champion of science

1640444622 This is how Catalin Cariko became the champion of science

The name Katalin Karikó has recently become known around the world. Although he has not yet received the Nobel Prize, he was still one of the heroes of scientific life in 2021. Katalin kariko In 2021, he also had a great chance of receiving the Nobel Prize in physiology, medicine and later in chemistry: the … Read more

Eunice Foote: The Science Behind Climate Change Has A Woman’s Name

Eunice Foote The Science Behind Climate Change Has A Womans

In recent years, a large number of climate concern, motivated in large part by the increasingly frequent extreme climatic phenomena, as well as by the notable increase in temperature. What is even more worrying is that scientific data has pointed to humans as the cause behind all these phenomena that threaten us. This fact, as … Read more

The most important scientific advances of 2021, according to Science | DW | 12/21/2021

1640109502 The most important scientific advances of 2021 according to Science

It may not be the Nobel Prize, which is awarded to mostly elderly researchers for groundbreaking discoveries they made decades ago. But it is important to see who or what the world-renowned journal Science includes on its list each year, because these are often the processes and researchers that are of great importance today. Or … Read more

Nobel laureates are confident that science and young people will solve the climate crisis

Nobel laureates are confident that science and young people will

Several winners of this year’s Nobel prizes in scientific disciplines were optimistic this Monday, December 6, that humanity will be able to solve the climate crisis, which they consider the greatest current threat. “I am very happy that young people, who are the ones who define the future, have taken up the challenge of getting … Read more

“Science is a beautiful story of human effort, sometimes without a clear purpose”

Science is a beautiful story of human effort sometimes without

It seems that science does not pay in Colombia. Spending on research and development barely reaches 0.2% of GDP, far from 2.4% of the OECD average. To top it off, in the General Budget the allocation to science fell 20%, a sign that many do not see it useful. But it does, as Laura Sprechmann, … Read more

Science, vaccines and abstentionists

It was the Ministry of Information and Tourism led by the Francoist politician Mr. Fraga Iribarne who devised the slogan “Spain is different!”: The tourist revolution began in the 1960s. Half a century later, and according to the venerable traditions, Mrs. Botella, politically descendant of the previous one, he raised the ridiculousness to infinity with … Read more