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Aussie-made autonomous submarine draws immersive 3D underwater maps

A new autonomous submarine, developed by Australian company UAM Tec, is set to change the way people interact with the underwater environment, creating realistic 3D images of the bottom of the ocean more cheaply and efficiently than ever before.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/30 12:55:21

Tiny raptor living 100m years ago discovered in Myanmar

An international team led by Chinese scientists has discovered a new specimen of a tiny raptor in a 100-million-year-old amber from north Myanmar.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/10/30 0:32:10

Chinese marine research vessel returns after deep-sea exploration

Chinese marine research vessel Haiyang 6 (Ocean 6) has completed its deep-sea exploration mission in the Western Pacific ocean after 122 days and 35,000 km at sea.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/25 14:52:34

Aussie scientists confirm traces of early life in 3.5-billion-year-old rock formations

Scientists have found traces of early life in Western Australia's (WA) famous 3.5-billion-year-old rock formations, representing a giant breakthrough in the understanding of how life formed on Earth.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/26 16:35:39

Brain-computer interface tech catches on, used in education and medical science

Industry insiders said that the brain–computer interface (BCI) has caught on in China, after the technology underwent tests and has been used in education and medical science.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/22 21:23:39

Rising star

Since the publication of The Three-Body Problem, the first installment of Liu Cixin's epic science fiction trilogy, the series has earned the Chinese novelist enormous acclaim and legions of fans worldwide.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/30 19:13:40

New species of flying squirrel discovered in China

A Sino-Australian team has discovered a new species of flying squirrel in a national nature reserve in southwest China's Yunnan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/19 19:42:10

Chinese astronomers to search for cradles of new suns with FAST

How many new suns could emerge in the Milky Way in the future?
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/23 18:31:26

100-mln-year old fossilized dinosaur footprints discovered in east China

A China-US joint research team announced in Beijing Sunday that they had discovered four nearly 100-million-year old fossilized dinosaur footprints in eastern China's Jiangsu Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/17 11:14:56