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Iranian Scientist Wins UNESCO Biology Award
Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Iranian Scientist Wins UNESCO Biology Award. Iranian Mathematician, First Female Winner for Fields Maths Medal. Ramin Golestanian wins the 2014 Holweck Medal. Iranian students rank second in Intl. Olympiad in Astrophysics. Sharif university students shine at IMC 2014. Iran wins award in American Solar Challenge. Ali Khademhosseini wins US Chemical Engineering Award. Iranian teams shine in RoboCup 2014. Iranian Researcher Wins First Award in  Princeton Art of Science 2014. Iranian students win 1 gold, 3 silver medals at int’l chemistry contest...

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Maestro Mohammadreza Shajarian Awarded Chevalier of the Legion of Honor
Thursday, June 26, 2014

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Maestro Mohammadreza Shajarian awarded Chevalier of the Legion of Honor. Iranian cartoonists honored at Turkish contest. I’m Not Angry’ wins awards at Shanghai film festival. Fish and Cat’ wins two awards at Bled Intl. Film Festival. Algerian festival honors Iranian calligraphers. Marzieh Boroumand tops award at Russian film festival. Iran director Asghar Farhadi to lead 2014 APSA jury. World Press Photo award dedicated to Amir Pourmand. ‘Hush! Girls Don’t Scream’ scoops awards in Los Angeles Filmfest...

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Blavatnik Awards 2014 Nominates Iranian Scientists
Sunday, May 25, 2014

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Blavatnik Awards 2014 nominates Iranian scientists. NASA Kepler Telescope confirms Iranian professor's predictions. Nader Engheta Receives Balthasar van der Pol Gold Medal. Iranians, Finns devise model to decipher nanocomposites. UCLA Iranian  professor Mona Jarrahi wins Presidential Early Career Award. Iran’s Ershaqi joins US engineering academy. Eight Iranian-Americans among recipients of the 2014 Ellis Island Medal of Honor. Iranians help produce hydrogen as green fuel. Iranian helps discover molecular shift in brain. Iran, Spain study nanostructured steel. Iranian helps overcome antibiotic resistance. Iranian scientist helps design computer by light. Mashhad University professor awarded in Geneva. Iranian scientist heads team for lab-grown organs.

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Five Years of Iran's Space Efforts
Thursday, April 3, 2014

Long-term and transnational efforts made by Iranian scientists to get their hands on the latest space technologies following the Islamic Revolution, has put Iran on the list of five pioneer space powers of the world. The following article is a general review of Iran's space achievements during the past five years and provides an account on the path that has been taken by Iranian scientists which has led to their achievements.

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Iranian Celebrities of the Year in the World of Technology
Saturday, March 29, 2014

During the Iranian calendar year, 1392 (March 21, 2013 to March 21, 2014), the world of science and technology witnessed major breakthroughs made possible through the endeavors of Iranian scientists. These researchers made great progress in different scientific fields in various parts of the world, which made them a cause of honor for every Iranian anywhere in the world.

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Iranian Book Named Winner at Leipzig Book Fair
Sunday, March 2, 2014

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Iranian book named winner at Leipzig Book fair. Iranian photojournalist receives honorable mention at UNICEF contest. Abbas Kiarostami to preside over Cannes Cinéfondation and Short Films jury.Iranian children shine in Japan intl painting contest. France honors Iran director Asghar Farhadi.L.A. festival wants to screen Iranian war drama “Track 143”. Iran ‘Fish and Cat’ wins top awards at Istanbul film festival. “Painting Pool” producer receives UNESCO Award in Tehran. Iranian, Guatemalan children share top prize at Spanish painting contest. Iran artist Amir Pourmand shines at World Press Photo 2013. US film festival honors Iran film ‘Hush! Girls Don’t Scream’...

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Iranian Among Top World Scientists
Saturday, February 22, 2014

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Iranian among top world scientists. Iranian Researcher Creates artificially linked DNA. Iranian scientists discover a rare bacterium. Iranian anticancer drug produced. Iranian researcher's method shows how brain recognizes speech sounds. University of Zanjan among top academies. Iran ranks third in hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Doctors of MAHAK hospital and rehabilitation center have been succesful to manage and treat 'hepatoblastoma' by injecting stem cells.  Iran ranks 18th in world in medical sciences. Iranian researchers develop new methods in gastronomical cancers. Iranian researcher conquests Everest of cancer genes. Iranian ophthalmologists treat cataract, transplant corneal by new laser-therapy...

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Iran Gradually Becoming Prime Destination for Muslim Medical Tourists
Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Thanks to its geographical position, the conditions in neighbouring countries, economically reasonable prices and advanced medical facilities, Iran is gradually becoming a destination for Islamic and regional medical tourists. Hospitals in Iranian cities offer medical and health care services for foreign medical tourists. Medical services in Iran are comparable with those offered in advanced countries.

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Iranians’ New Cultural, Artistic Successes
Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
World Music Award 2013 honors Veteran Iranian music player. Farhadi’s ‘The Past’ enters BFCA nomination lineup. Farhadi’s film nominated for Golden Globe Awards. Iran’s “Painting Pool” wins UNESCO Award at APSA 2013. Iranian cartoonist finishes first in Italian contest. Pouran Derakhshandeh’s film warmly received in US, India. IIDCYA garners Russian State Library’s honorary title. Portugal film festival honors Iran’s ‘Fish and Cat’. Japanese government honors Abbas Kiarostami. Iranian film ‘Bright Day’ warmly received in Argentina. Iranian animation wins at Toronto Eastern Breeze festival. Iran family drama nabs award in Mannheim film festival. Iranian film scoops top award at Tashkent film festival...

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Iranian Neurologist Professor Majid Samii Wins Leibniz Ring Prize
Sunday, November 17, 2013

Firouzeh Mirrazavi
Iranian Neurologist Professor Majid Samii Wins Leibniz Ring Prize. Two Iranians named Green Talents Award winners. World Health Organization lauds two Iranian specialists. Iranian, US Scientists Advance Toward Gene Delivery. Iranians Help Design Mideast Earthquake Model. Iran Develops New Drug For Child Leukemia. Honey, Degradable Polymer As Wound Dressing. Iranians Produce More Efficient Solar Cells. Iranians Produce Breast Cancer Antigen Carriers. Iranians Build System to Diagnose Children’s Heart Disease. Maryam Mirzakhani Receives The Simons Investigators 2013 Award. Iranian Nanodevice Promises More Efficient Batteries. Dr. Hossein Eslambolchi is a recipient of the 2013 Thomas Edison Patent Award...

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