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China to launch second space laboratory: Xinhua
China to launch second space laboratory: Xinhua

China will launch its second space lab as the country works towards setting up its own space station, among several ambitious goals.

China to launch second space laboratory: Xinhua
©REUTERS
Top Japan lab dismisses ground-breaking stem cell study

Japan's top research institute hammered the final nail in the coffin of what was once billed as a ground-breaking stem cell study.

Top Japan lab dismisses ground-breaking stem cell study
Biotech firm's GM mosquitoes to fight dengue in Brazil
Biotech firm's GM mosquitoes to fight dengue in Brazil

Workers are making an unusual product: genetically modified mosquitoes to fight dengue fever at Oxitec.

Biotech firm's GM mosquitoes to fight dengue in Brazil
Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg. ©Reuters/Albert Gea
Facebook wants to beam the Internet from the sky

Facebook revealed it has a lab working on using drones, satellites and solar-powered planes to provide web access around the world.

Facebook wants to beam the Internet from the sky
Dynatest portable lab. ©Alisher Akhmetov
Kazakhstan gets Dutch portable lab to test Western Europe - Western China road

The quality of the road-surface of the Western Europe - Western China transport corridor will be tested by Dynatest Dutch portable laboratory.

Kazakhstan gets Dutch portable lab to test Western Europe - Western China road
©RIA Novosti
Pentagon not developing biological weapons in Kazakhstan

Some observers speculate that the laboratory will have a dubious purpose and might be used for development of biological weapons by the Pentagon.

Pentagon not developing biological weapons in Kazakhstan
©Reuters/Michael Dalder
Google making sugar-sensing contact lens for diabetics

The Google lab known for working on unusual projects like self-driving cars is crafting a contact lens that could help diabetics manage blood sugar levels.

Google making sugar-sensing contact lens for diabetics
©Marat Abilov
Interior Ministry mulls opening DNA laboratories throughout Kazakhstan

The Ministry of Internal Affairs is planning to open DNA laboratories in Kazakhstan's regions.

Interior Ministry mulls opening DNA laboratories throughout Kazakhstan
RIA Novosti
US Defense Department might be constructing dual-capable laboratory in Kazakhstan

The stated purpose of the new facility is to “ensure security of select agents left behind in Kazakhstan as part of the Soviet military biological program and find ways to counteract them”.

US Defense Department might be constructing dual-capable laboratory in Kazakhstan
American Central Reference Lab in Almaty to study plague
American Central Reference Lab in Almaty to study plague

Construction of the Central Reference Lab of Kazakhstan Scientific Center of Quarantine and Zoonotic Diseases in Almaty will be completed in September 2015.

American Central Reference Lab in Almaty to study plague
World's first test-tube burger tasted in London
World's first test-tube burger tasted in London

Scientists unveiled the world's first lab-grown beef burger in London on Monday, frying it in a little oil and butter and serving it to volunteers in what they hope is the start of a food revolution.

World's first test-tube burger tasted in London
After Higgs breakthrough, CERN readies for next cosmic quest
After Higgs breakthrough, CERN readies for next cosmic quest

A year ago, the world's largest particle collider made one of the greatest discoveries in the history of science, identifying what is believed to be the Higgs Boson -- the long-sought maker of mass.

After Higgs breakthrough, CERN readies for next cosmic quest
©REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
Stem cell advance boosts prospects for retina treatment

Blind mice have been able to see once more in a laboratory exploit that marks a further boost for the fast-moving field of retinal therapy..

Stem cell advance boosts prospects for retina treatment
a nuclear physics laboratory of the Japan Atomic Energy Agency. ©REUTERS/Kyodo
Japan nuclear lab accident affected 30: agency

The number of researchers exposed to low level radiation in an accident at a nuclear laboratory in Japan last week has hit 30.

Japan nuclear lab accident affected 30: agency
©REUTEERS
Four researchers exposed to radiation at Japanese lab

Four researchers were exposed to radiation in an accident at a Japanese nuclear physics laboratory this week.

Four researchers exposed to radiation at Japanese lab
Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
PHOTO: First Central Asian scientific molecular-genetic laboratory opened in Almaty

The ceremony of opening of the Center of Collective Use, the first innovative scientific molecular-genetic laboratory in Kazakhstan and Central Asia, was held in Asfendiyarov National Medical University.

PHOTO: First Central Asian scientific molecular-genetic laboratory opened in Almaty
Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for poisoning: hospital
Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for poisoning: hospital

A Swiss radiology lab said on Friday it has received the go-ahead from the widow of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat to test his remains for poisoning by polonium, a highly radioactive element.

Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for poisoning: hospital
NASA's Mars rover sends back stunning pictures
NASA's Mars rover sends back stunning pictures

After its first day on Mars, NASA's rover Monday sent back to Earth stunning images of its crater landing site and the mountain it aims to climb in the hunt for signs of life.

NASA's Mars rover sends back stunning pictures
Doctor injects sperm directly into an egg during IVF procedure. ©REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
World has 5 mn test tube people: estimate

In-vitro fertilisation (IVF) has given the world about five million new people since the first test tube baby was born in England 34 years ago.

World has 5 mn test tube people: estimate
Birzhan Nurymbetov
Citizens of Custom Union member-states to work without restrictions at its territory

The agreement on labor migration between Kazakhstan, Russia and Belarus is being discussed in the Upper Chamber of Kazakhstan Parliament.

Citizens of Custom Union member-states to work without restrictions at its territory