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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

Chinese scientists use rice straw to desalinate seawater

Chinese scientists have developed an innovative desalination technology that uses rice straw and sunlight for clean water production.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/18 15:42:44

Chinese scientists discover infrared stealth material

Chinese scientists have found a material that can hide a hot object from heat-sensing infrared cameras, according to Suzhou Institute of Nano-tech and Nano-bionics (SINANO).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/9 13:55:08

Scientists discover dinosaur-era bird fossil with unlaid egg

A group of scientists have discovered a fossil bird dating back about 110 million years, which is the first ever found to have an unlaid egg in its abdomen.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/26 18:40:17

Chinese study helps trace evolution of fish scales

Fish fossils, dating back about 425 million years ago, are providing insights into the evolution of scales on bony fishes.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/24 19:24:58