- 18/05/18 | EXACT AND NATURAL SCIENCES
Einstein vs. Bohr, a videogame to contrast two theories of physics
The Big Bell Test, a scientific experiment published in Nature, was conducted with information provided by thousands of users through an online game. The data was analyzed by twelve laboratories from the entire world, and one of them belongs to CONICET.
- 23/04/18 | National Biotechnological Development
Technology against drought crosses borders
It is about the HB4 soy and wheat seeds, which were developed by senior CONICET researcher Raquel Chan’s team.
- 11/04/18 | INSTITUTIONAL NEWS
Amy Austin received the L’Oréal-UNESCO Award “For Women in Science”
On the 20th edition of this prestigious prize, it is the first time that an ecologist is awarded. Her research team of the IFEVA (CONICET-UBA) studies the human impact on Patagonia.
- 28/03/18 | INSTITUTIONAL NEWS
The first Argentine Platform of Cognitive Neurosciences and Behavioral Sciences was launched
The PENCO assembles more than fifty professionals who work on this interdisciplinary area.
- 23/03/18 | INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION
The CONICET and the Royal Society organized a workshop on materials and nano-technology
For two days, Argentine and British experts shared their different perspectives on those subjects.
The National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET) is the main organization in charge of the promotion of Science and Technology in Argentina. The principal objective of this agency is to boost and implement scientific and technical activities in the country and in all different fields of knowledge. This institution has its own researchers and professionals. Thus, CONICET offers different grants and finances projects, institutions and natio