Monday, 17 Sya'ban 1440 / 22 April 2019

Monday, 17 Sya'ban 1440 / 22 April 2019

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Pembukaan Prodi Baru Bidang STEM Dipermudah

Friday, 09 Nov 2018 14:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Kementerian Riset, Teknologi dan Pendidikan Tinggi (Kemenristekdikti) menegaskan telah melakukan penyederhanaan pembukaan program studi (prodi) khususnya untuk bidang science, technology, enginereeng and mathematics (STEM). Untuk itu...

Indonesian Science Institute identifies new flower in Bengkulu

Wednesday, 27 Apr 2016 20:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BENGKULU -- A team of researchers from the Indonesian Science Institute (LIPI) is identifying Rhododendron or Azalea flowers in Mount Patah, located in the Raja Mandara protected forest,...

LIPI ready to hold National Science Congress XI

Sunday, 07 Jun 2015 04:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) will hold the National Science Congress XI (KIPNAS) 2015. This grand event will be held on next October, 8-9. General...

Indonesia Perlu Masukkan Aspek STEM dalam Pendidikan

Sunday, 08 Mar 2015 12:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Perkembangan teknologi dan informasi dalam beberapa waktu belakangan ini semakin pesat. Indonesia sebagai negara besar dengan kekayaan sumber daya alam serta sumber daya manusia yang melimpah,...

CEO microblog: Xiaomi revenue doubled to 12 billion USD in 2014

Sunday, 04 Jan 2015 23:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SHANGHAI -- Fast-growing Chinese tech firm Xiaomi Technology Ltd Co booked 74.3 billion yuan (11.97 billion USD) in pre-tax sales last year, up 135 percent from 2013, the...

Flying back on course: the inside story of the new Airbus A350 jet

Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 06:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PARIS -- Ten years ago, the boss of Qatar Airways, who takes his first new A350 jet this week, warned Airbus it was flying off course. Boeing was...

US blames North Korea for Sony cyberattack

Saturday, 20 Dec 2014 00:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- The US government on Friday blamed North Korea for a devastating cyberattack against Sony Pictures, calling it an unacceptable act of intimidation and vowing to impose "costs...

Wow... Google to build Android into cars

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 09:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SAN FRANCISCO/DETROIT --- Google Inc is laying the groundwork for a version of Android that would be built directly into cars, sources said, allowing drivers to enjoy all the...

BlackBerry launches Classic featuring traditional keyboard

Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 05:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- BlackBerry is returning to its roots with a new phone that features a traditional keyboard at a time when rival Apple and Android phones — and...

Palu prepares for total solar eclipse

Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 20:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Palu, a city on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, is preparing for solar eclipse. The rare phenomena will be total and will be visible from Palu...

NASA Mars rover finds key evidence for lake at landing site

Tuesday, 09 Dec 2014 07:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CAPE CANAVERAL -- Billions of years ago, a lake once filled the 96-mile- (154-km) wide crater being explored by NASA’s Mars rover Curiosity, bolstering evidence that the planet...

Shocking news: Electric eels exert remote control over prey

Friday, 05 Dec 2014 17:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- Electric eels, those perilous predators of South America, can unleash a potent electrical jolt to wallop their hapless prey. But this zap is not used merely...

Jongla's Channels makes interacting easier

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 19:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Jongla has launched Channels, a new way to interact on your mobile devices. The application provides a specially designed web tool for brands that is incredibly...

Wow... Jongla launches Channels, a new way to meet celebritis

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 19:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Jongla introduces Channels, a new way for brands and celebrities to interact with fans and customers. Microsoft, Dudesons, Moomin, Tempo and many more signed up at...

Indonesia needs 270 trillion IDR to improve internet service

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 00:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Newly installed government is committed to boost the quality of internet connection in Indonesia. Minister of Communication and Informatic Rudiantara stated that the ministry would kick...

Indonesia has its first electric bus

Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 02:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SURABAYA -- Indonesia has its first electric bus made by Surabaya Institute of Technology (ITS), which was also made electric car. Rector of ITS Triyogi Yuwono said the...

Wow... China hospital gives men chance to experience pain of childbirth

Sunday, 23 Nov 2014 09:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JINAN -- A hospital in eastern China is offering fathers-to-be a chance to experience the pain of childbirth after several new moms complained they got little sympathy from...

Yudhoyono receives award from UNEP

Saturday, 22 Nov 2014 18:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Former Indonesian president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono was awarded the Champion of the Earth honor on policy leadership by the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) recently. This was...

NSA chief: Chinese cyber attacks could shut US infrastructure

Friday, 21 Nov 2014 17:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- China and "probably one or two" other countries have the ability to invade and possibly shut down computer systems of US power utilities, aviation networks and...

Ministry of Environment introduces new policy on waste management

Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 20:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Environment and Forestry Ministry introduced the new policy on the management of hazardous and toxic (B3) waste to more than a thousand participants, according to...

Study: Banking culture breeds dishonesty

Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 18:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- A banking culture that implicitly puts financial gain above all else fuels greed and dishonesty and makes bankers more likely to cheat, according to the findings...

Study: Night shift work may increase obesity risk

Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 15:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, WASHINGTON -- People who work the night shift were more likely to be obese than those on a normal schedule because they burn less energy during a 24-hour...

Minister: Indonesia ready to prevent Ebola spreading

Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 19:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Government stated that Indonesia was ready to prevent deadly virus Ebola. Port Health Agency at Ministry of Health held emergency preparedness exercise in Soekarno-Hatta International Airport. "We...

Scientists record massive solar eruption which can disturb earth's magnetic field

Friday, 24 Oct 2014 09:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, VIENNA - Scientists from the University of Graz in Austria registered on Wednesday one of the strongest solar radiation eruptions to occur during the past ten years that...

Apple's iPhone sales beat Street but iPad volumes slide

Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 08:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SAN FRANCISCO - Apple Inc forecast a strong holiday quarter after a better-than-expected 16 percent jump in iPhone sales, and the strongest growth in Mac computer shipments in...

Indonesian and Australian scientists conduct coral reef survey

Friday, 17 Oct 2014 23:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - A group of researchers using 'state-of-the-art' equipment travelled to North Sulawesi and Karimun Jawa Islands - Central Java to run a pioneering Indonesian Coral Reef Survey,...

Wow... Indonesia's cave paintings older than similar painting in Europe

Friday, 10 Oct 2014 17:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Paintings found in some caves in Maros, Pangkep, South Sulawesi have drawn tremendous attentions among international scientists. Scientific examinations show that those paintings of hand prints...

Wow... This Nobel awarded bulbs will save huge energy

Tuesday, 07 Oct 2014 23:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, STOCKHOLM/LONDON - An American and two Japanese scientists won the 2014 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for inventing a new energy-efficient and environment-friendly light source, leading to...

Wow... Two international bodies award Indonesia for its success

Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 16:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON - Indonesia garnered the Outstanding Achievement Award from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) for its success in research and utilization...

Wow... Samsung to launch Galaxy Note 4

Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 17:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SEOUL - Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday its latest Galaxy Note 4 smartphone will go on sale in China and South Korea later this month as its flagging...

Wow... Researchers discover metal slag in Mount Padang

Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 19:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CIANJUR - The researchers of Mount Padang in Cianjur District of West Java Province have discovered metal slag, which is estimated to be from 5200 BC.  The slag was...

Ouch... Indonesia faces four problems in research field

Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 19:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia is facing at least four issues in the field of research that have to be resolved, according to Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI) spokeswoman Prof...

Apple unveils watch and larger iPhones

Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 14:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CUPERTINO - Apple Inc unveiled a watch, two larger iPhones and a mobile payments service on Tuesday as Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook seeks to revive the technology...

Nicaragua says meteorite probable cause of blast in capital

Monday, 08 Sep 2014 17:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANAGUA - A mysterious late-night blast in the Nicaraguan capital of Managua that left a crater 12 meters (40 feet) wide was most likely caused by a meteorite,...

Today, Microsoft introduces new MSN features in Asia (2)

Monday, 08 Sep 2014 15:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The new feature of MSN offers application on personal activities which helps its users to book hotels, make a shop list, check flight status, saving calculation,...

Today, Microsoft introduces new MSN features in Asia (1)

Monday, 08 Sep 2014 14:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Microsoft introduced new MSN features in Asia Pacific including Australia, India, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, the Philippines, Taiwan, and Thailand, according the the written...

Thailand finds a suspected Ebola patient

Wednesday, 03 Sep 2014 18:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANGKOK - Thailand's Ministry of Public Health suspects a Guinean woman aged 24 of contracting the Ebola virus disease (EVD) and her blood test will verify its suspicion. Dr...

New govt expected to boost ICT infrastructure development

Wednesday, 03 Sep 2014 15:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The Indonesian Telecommunication Regulatory Body (BRTI) Commissioner Nonot Harsono has expressed hope that the President-elect Joko Widodo and Vice President-elect and Jusuf Kalla would accelerate development...

Observer: Abortion contrary to law

Tuesday, 02 Sep 2014 18:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The Government Regulation No. 61/2014 on reproductive health, which permits abortion for the victims of rape, is contrary to Law No. 23/2002 on child protection, women...

Expert: Indonesia could become international internet hub

Friday, 29 Aug 2014 09:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesia has potential to be an international Internet hub, given the increasing use of Internet in the country, said Bandung Institute of Technology IT expert Suhono...