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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.
(Photo: Thái Nguyên University)
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?
For the first time ever, scientists from the IUCN Species Survival Commission have identified 100 of the most threatened animals, plants, and fungi on the planet.
30 years after the one-child policy was introduced in China, a shrinking labor supply may start to hurt the economy, writes Cai Fang of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.