research

July 15, 2021
July 15, 2021

The right way to consume news

When we are told to read up and research, we aren't told how.

April 11, 2019
April 11, 2019

Research can help keep up GDP growth

Scientists and researchers have responsibilities to find out sustainable ways to maintain Bangladesh's current economic and GDP growth, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said yesterday.

April 19, 2018
April 19, 2018

Hate speech by Indian VIPs on the rise: Study

Indian top politicians have increasingly, by 490% to be exact, used hateful and decisive language in past four years under Modi-led government, a research by NDTV reveals.

March 22, 2018
March 22, 2018

Kids care about their reputations from age 5

Newly published research finds that, like adults, children also care about their reputation, and are taking measures to manage it by the time they start elementary school.

January 14, 2018
January 14, 2018

How NRBs can help boost research

Winter is a great time for the replenishment of academia in Bangladesh when many Non-Resident Bangladeshi (NRB) academics alight on our shores for both personal and professional reasons.

October 29, 2016
October 29, 2016

Building research universities

In an editorial I wrote in the Journal of Bangladesh Studies in 2003, I had noted a perplexing and worrisome situation in Bangladesh's academic institutions, both public and private – lack of a research culture.

February 10, 2016
February 10, 2016

Horses recognise human emotions

Horses are able to discriminate between happy and angry human facial expressions, according to research.

January 21, 2016
January 21, 2016

France returns statue head taken 130 years ago

France returns the head of a Hindu deity's statue from the 7th century more than 130 years after it was taken away in the name of research.

December 22, 2015
December 22, 2015

Google's ‘Chatbot’ thinks the purpose of living is 'to live eternally'

In a research published recently, Google narrates one of its latest forays into artificial intelligence.

December 21, 2015
December 21, 2015

Getting closer to implanting new memories into the brain

A memory prosthesis being trialled next year could not only restore long-term recall but may eventually be used to upload new skills directly to the brain – just like in the film The Matrix.