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Oh was awarded the 2018 Ho-Am Prize for Science for her work on Apollonian circle packings, a concept that can be used to interpret fractals found in nature. (Photo:
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More than two months after Typhoon Bopha hit the southern Philippines, some 198,000 families are still trying to repair their homes.
Study finds that young adults who take risks when driving are more likely to experience psychological distress, including mental health problems such as anxiety and depression.
Australia’s “Frozen Zoo” – the only facility of its kind on the continent – is facing funding difficulties, writes Professor Ian Gunn, its co-founder.
In the wake of Australia’s landmark ban on cigarette package advertising,
Asian Scientist Magazine casts an eye over smoking in Asia.
The annual monsoon season brings joy to the wild peacocks in Pakistan's Tharparkar desert. But it was short lived this year as a deadly disease spread like wildfire across the desert.
The rapid growth of fast food companies in Southeast Asia is linked to an increased risk of heart disease and type 2 diabetes in this population, say researchers.
Dr. Sania Nishtar discusses the need for tighter drug regulation in Pakistan after the deaths of 150 people from a faulty cardiovascular drug prescription.
MIT linguist reveals how modern English resembles Old Japanese, and other surprising convergences between far-flung tongues.