Science and technology in Europe
Europe's achievements in science and technology have been significant and research and development efforts form an integral part of the European economy. Europe has been the home of some of the most p...
Science and technology in India
Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of India (office: 15 August 1947 – 27 May 1964), initiated reforms to promote higher education, science, and technology in India. The Indian Institutes of Te...
Chinese astronomy
Astronomy in China has a very long history, with historians indicating that they [the Chinese] were the most persistent and accurate observers of celestial phenomena anywhere in the world before the A...
Science and technology in Malaysia
Science Policy in Malaysia is regulated by the Ministry of Science, Technology, and Innovation (MOSTI). MOSTI largely focuses on five areas: biotechnology, ICT policy, industry, sea to space and core ...
Science and technology in Japan
Science and technology in Japan is mostly focused and prominent in consumer electronics, robotics and the automotive industry.
Japan is well known for its electronics industry throughout the world...
Space science in Estonia
The cornerstone of the Estonian cosmological research is the Tartu Observatory which was founded in 1812. The observatory itself has a long tradition of studying galaxies and theoretically modeling th...
Science and technology in Ukraine
The modern development of science and technology in Ukraine has its beginning in the 18th century, when the Kyiv Mohyla Academy became a noted research center. A great page in Ukraine’s history was th...
Science and technology in Colombia
Science and technology in Colombia refers to the development of scientific research and technological innovation in Colombia, and how these in turn affect Colombian society, politics, and culture. In...
Observatory
An observatory is a location used for observing terrestrial or celestial events. Astronomy, climatology/meteorology, geology, oceanography and volcanology are examples of disciplines for which observa...
Science and technology in Canada
Science and technology in Canada consists of three distinct but closely related phenomena:
Astronomy in Chile
Chile can be considered the astronomy capital of the world. At present (2011), Chile is home to 42% of the world's astronomy infrastructure of telescopes, and by 2018 it will contain 70% of the global...
Science and technology in Bulgaria
Since the beginning of the 20th century, Bulgaria has started to actively develop its own scientific and technological basis. The Liberation of the country in 1878 ended a nearly 500-year period of Ot...
History of science and technology in Mexico
This article covers the history of science and technology in Mexico. The Royal and Pontifical University of Mexico, established in 1551, was a hub of intellectual and religious development in Mexico f...
Science and technology in Portugal
Science and technology in Portugal is mainly conducted within a network of research and development (R&D) units belonging to public universities and state-managed autonomous research institutions....