Dr. Michael Pittman of the Vertebrate Paleontology Laboratory, Department of Earth Sciences, the University of Hong Kong led an international study with his PhD student Arindam Roy that evaluates fossil color reconstruction methods to propose a new study framework that improves and expands current practice. The paper was recently published in the journal Biological Reviews.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif calls the establishment of a ceasefire in Syria a top priority in efforts to end the crisis there, saying Iran is ready for cooperation with other states to help reconstruct the violence-torn Arab country.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami highlighted his country’s policy of support for the Iraqi people and government, saying that after the defeat of Daesh terrorists, Iran’s first priority is helping with the reconstruction of the Arab country.
Iran says it is ready to provide Iraq with a line of credit (LOC) worth up to three billion dollars to pave the way for the Iranian private sector’s active participation in the reconstruction of the neighboring country.
Iranian investors and companies are welcome to assist Iraq in its reconstruction projects, said Iraq's Deputy Commerce Minister Walid Habib al-Mousavi noting that security has been restored to his country.
Researchers at Rice University who are developing temporary implants for facial reconstruction are incorporating a unique way to deliver time-released antibiotics to ward off infection while a patient heals.
More than 100,000 Palestinians remain homeless one year after last summer‘s Israel-Gaza war, the United Nations said Wednesday, as a lack of funding has prevented fully destroyed homes in the Gaza Strip from being rebuilt.