SCI-TECH

China unveils Chang'e-4 rover to explore Moon's far side


China's moon lander and rover for the Chang'e-4 lunar probe, which is expected to land on the far side of the moon this year, was unveiled Wednesday.

China relies more heavily on mineral imports

China's development requirements mean an increasing reliance on imported oil, iron, gold and other minerals, the Ministry of Natural Resources said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/11 21:28:41

China-made flow meter to replace foreign versions for oil, gas mining at lower cost

China has successfully developed an underwater wet gas flow meter that is expected to replace imported ones in the development of deep sea oil and gas fields, its developer said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/10 23:03:40

Chinese scientists find gene that determines skin complexion, cold weather endurance

Chinese scientists have discovered a special gene that controls skin color and resist cold temperatures, a breakthrough that is expected to support research on skin diseases.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/9 22:23:40

China launches two satellites for Pakistan

China launched two satellites for Pakistan on a Long March-2C rocket from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in Northwest China's Gansu Province on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/9 22:13:39

One-third of Australians suffering from sleep deprivation: study

Almost one-third of Australians suffer from "social jetlag", a University of Adelaide study published on Monday showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/9 11:26:08

China readying for space station era: Yang Liwei

China is accelerating its timetable for a space station, with the core capsule expected to be launched in 2020, says Yang Liwei, director of the China Manned Space Engineering Office ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/9 6:12:53

University of Birmingham, China's CAS join hands to seek energy storage solutions

Experts from the University of Birmingham and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) have entered into an agreement to launch a joint research center on energy storage.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/8 6:12:58

Poor quality services holding back progress on improving health: WHO report

Poor quality health services are holding back progress on improving health in countries at all income levels, according to a latest report jointly released on Thursday by World Health Organization ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/6 9:45:07

Scientists make breakthrough in arsenic-reducing filtration technology

A team comprising researchers from China Medical University and the University of Hawaii on Wednesday unveiled their new breakthrough in water filtration technology at the ongoing 7th International Congress & ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/4 15:12:39

Chinese physicists' quantum achievement signals dawn of supercomputer

Chinese physicists realized a genuine entanglement of 18 quantum particles, beating their own world record set in 2016, while the team has set their next goal at 50-qubit entanglement. ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/7/3 21:58:40

AI education booming as China cultivates talent

China's booming artificial intelligence industry has resulted in a growing demand for talent. To build a strong AI talent pool, China is now fostering AI education in universities by improving ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/3 14:02:04

Air pollution contributes to diabetes: study

A research of Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis links outdoor air pollution, even at levels deemed safe, to an increased risk of diabetes globally.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/3 11:19:55

China to develop new series of carrier rockets: expert

China aims to develop a new series of small, medium, large and heavy-lift Long March carrier rockets by 2030 to meet the demands of its space operations, according to an ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/2 15:59:16