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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

China's research vessel finishes investigation of seamounts in Western Pacific

China's research vessel KEXUE (Science) finished its investigation of seamounts in the west of the Pacific Ocean and started to sail back on Saturday evening.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 8:49:01

Scientists discover residue of anthropogenic pollution in world's deepest trench

Chinese scientists have discovered the signature of bomb radiocarbon (C14) produced by thermonuclear tests in muscle tissues of shrimp taken from the world's deepest ocean trench.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/19 12:58:18

Chinese scientists identify rare amber encasing ancient sea animal

An international group led by Chinese scientists identified the first known amber encasing an ancient sea animal called ammonite about 100 million years ago.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/15 15:11:01

Chinese scientists develop new material to tackle oil pollution

Chinese scientists have developed new biomimetic polypropylene foams for oil-water separation, which can be used to prevent and control oil pollution.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/7 18:31:18

Chinese scientists develop new material to tackle oil pollution

Chinese scientists have developed new biomimetic polypropylene foams for oil-water separation, which can be used to prevent and control oil pollution.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/7 14:21:57

New fossil evidence gives insight into ancient hominins on Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

A 160,000-year-old mandible fossil may indicate that Denisovans, an ancient hominin group, adapted to living on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau long before modern humans even arrived in the region, according to a study published online on Wednesday in the journal Nature.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/2 9:18:46

Chinese scientists find cheaper way to make hydrogen fuel

Chinese scientists have found a cheaper way to produce hydrogen energy by developing a new catalyst.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/21 8:16:38