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Tran Thi Thu Ha
Thái Nguyên University
Tran was awarded the Vietnamese Kovalevskaia Award 2019 for her research on the breeding and intensive cultivation of trees, the propagation and rearing of non-timber forest products and medicinal herbs, and the development of local medicinal plants.
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The WWF calls for an end to poaching to save the wild tiger population, whose numbers today stands at only 3,200.
Scientists have finally explained the mystery behind an odd-looking mutant mouse that had a short, kinky tail and an extra set of ribs in its neck.
Vietnam is set to improve clean water access, conserve threatened forests, and ease urban gridlock, funded by a $1.38 billion financial assistance package from the Asian Development Bank.
Japan's nuclear crisis has raised many questions about the health implications of exposure to ionizing radiation. In this article, we discuss the current safety of food and water in Japan.
University of Queensland scientists have found sunflower proteins and their processing machinery could be used as cheap drug reactors.
Scientists have developed a new technique that could provide a standardized, quantitative scale to rate the true 'age' of skin.
Indigenous knowledge and science often seem poles apart, but meshing them can curb disaster risk, reports Smriti Mallapaty.
On October 29 when Hurricane Sandy was unleashing havoc on the eastern coast of the U.S., India's space organization teamed up with NASA and NOAA to monitor her path.
Skin-lightening cosmetics are all the rage in Asia. What’s the science behind them and could they be doing more harm than good?