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Aerodynamic design complete, Mars probe undergoes trials

The Mars probe's aerodynamic design is complete and undergoing trials, according to China's major aerospace science and technology researcher and developer.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 23:23:39

China readies world's largest amphibious aircraft for take-off from water

The world's largest amphibious aircraft will conduct its maiden flight from water in the second half of the year, its developer announced at the two sessions over the weekend.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 23:18:40

China to attend Vatican organ trafficking meeting

Chinese scholars will join an anti-organ trafficking conference in the Vatican on Monday and Tuesday, to share the country's experience and boost people-to-people exchanges between Beijing and the Vatican.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 23:18:40

'Black Panther' storms China box office at weekend

Marvel's action movie Black Panther made more than 400 million yuan ($63.2 million) in three days at the Chinese mainland box office by Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 23:18:39

China's rocket R&D needs a boost

China should approve aerospace liquid engine research and development as a special and significant project, a deputy to the National People's Congress (NPC) suggested.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 23:13:39

Registration of overseas NGOs needs coordination: advisor

While China continues to approve overseas NGOs, there is still a long way to go to increase their number and accelerate the approval procedure, heads of Hong Kong-based NGOs said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 23:03:40

China should protect blood supply from foreign firms: lawmaker

Foreign companies need to be "restrained" from ownership of blood-product enterprises to prevent them from turning plasma into "genetic weapons," said deputies to the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) from Central China's Henan Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 23:03:39

Night scenery of Three Gorges Dam on Yangtze River in China's Hubei

Photo taken on March 10, 2018 shows the night scenery of the Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River, central China's Hubei Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/11 21:21:39

Cool trend: rising number of Chinese schools adopt winter sports courses ahead of Beijing 2022

Witnessing children's immense zeal for winter sports, the ice hockey coach of a primary school in Beijing's Yanqing district is mulling over cooperating with private ice skating centers, so that his students can continue practicing during the summer vacation.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 20:23:40

Muslims must practice Islam with Chinese characteristics to avoid societal division

A Chinese official on Saturday warned against widespread halal consumption and religion interfering with everyday life, with observers noting that such changes would lead to "societal division."
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/11 19:58:39

Men's and women's doubles semifinal matches of ITTF World Tour Platinum

Jeoung Youngsik/Lee Sangsu (L) of South Korea compete during the men's doubles semifinal match against Fan Zhendong/Xu Xin of China at ITTF World Tour Platinum, Qatar Open in the Qatari capital Doha on March 9, 2018. Jeoung Youngsik/Lee Sangsu lost 0-3.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/10 19:12:57

Radio telescope array to build surrounding FAST for resolution enhancement

Chinese scientists are considering setting up smaller radio telescopes surrounding FAST to increase array resolution, authorities said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/10 18:55:45

China's science, technology make breakthroughs in strategic sectors: minister

China is taking a leading position in strategic high-tech sectors, such as space, deep-see, super-computing and nuclear energy, Minister of Science and Technology said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/10 13:56:35

Tibetan language still full of vitality in process of modernization: scholar

A Chinese scholar on Friday introduced the use, protection and development of Tibetan language to the 37th session of the UN Human Rights Council, saying that the Tibetan language is still full of vitality in the process of modernization and will continue to be inherited and developed in the future.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/10 8:53:16

Chinese man faces deportation after 17 years in US

A Chinese man who has been living in the United States for 17 years faces deportation after he was arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on the day he had his green card interview.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/10 8:50:01

Playful pandas

Giant pandas climb trees and play with snow at the Shenyang Forest Zoological Garden in Northeast China's Liaoning Province on Thursday.
Source: VCG | 2018/3/9 22:43:40

Aerial photos of salt lakes in China's Shanxi

Aerial photo taken on March 8, 2018 shows salt lakes in Yuncheng City, north China's Shanxi Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/9 14:01:25

Scenic area Jiuzhai Valley reopens on March 8 after earthquake

Aerial photo taken on March 8, 2018 shows the Changhai scenic area in the snow in Jiuzhai Valley in southwest China's Sichuan Province. Part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site Jiuzhai Valley reopened on March 8 after a magnitude 7 earthquake struck the popular tourist destination in August 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/9 13:55:40