Technology

Six accelerometer centers to be constructed in KTM Valley

Accelerometer centers, measuring earthquake, are going to be constructed at six different places of Kathmandu Valley with the Japanese support.

Google vies to make even smarter phones, speakers, cameras

Google’s upgrades to its Pixel smartphones and other gadgets are its latest steps toward turning its digital services into your backup brain.

60 years after Sputnik, Russian space program faces troubles

Six decades after Sputnik, a refined version of the rocket that put the first artificial satellite in orbit remains the mainstay of Russia’s space program — a stunning tribute to the country’s technological prowess, but also a sign it has failed to build upon its achievements.

Nobel-winning technique like Google Earth for molecules

Three researchers won a Nobel Prize on Wednesday for developing a microscope technique that lets scientists see exquisite details of the molecules that drive life — basically providing a front-row seat to study these tiny performers in their biological dance.