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Domestic steam generator headed for nuclear power plant


Photo taken on Oct. 17, 2017 shows the Hualong One ZH-65 steam generator being hoisted for shipment in Guangzhou, capital of south China's Guangdong Province.

On course toward automation

Overseas high-tech robotics companies have recently become a major takeover target for Chinese enterprises, as the Chinese government is pushing hard for an industry that can manufacture robots with the ...

Wireless charging firms speed up market layout

China’s wireless charging industry is evolving rapidly, with market players expecting the sector to boom this year with the launch of the new iPhone series.


Smokers with HIV more likely to die from lung cancer than from HIV itself: study

People living with HIV who adhere to antiretroviral therapy but smoke cigarettes are about 10 times more likely to die from lung cancer than from the AIDS virus itself, a ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/19 7:21:31

WHO urges for bolder gov't actions worldwide against non-communicable diseases

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday urged governments worldwide to address non-communicable diseases (NCDs) with "bolder political actions" to save millions of people from premature deaths.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/19 7:18:48

Swiss scientists fully decipher visual network of fruit fly brain

A Swiss research team has deciphered the entire visual network of a fruit fly's brain, which, in time, could help reconstruct the information flows in human brains, local media reported ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/19 7:17:48

Researchers to study Hurricane Harvey's long term impact to environment

Researchers of Rice University in US state of Texas will study the short- and long-term impact of extreme flooding in and around Houston during Tropical Storm Harvey.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/19 7:17:30

Aerospace expert named military equipment head

An aerospace expert has been appointed as head of a department in the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Military Commission (CMC) ahead of the 19th National Congress of the ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/18 23:18:40

China begins building new mother ship for old sub

Chinese engineers began building first exclusive mother ship for the crewed submersible Jiaolong in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei Province on Saturday in a bid to boost the nation's deep sea ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/18 22:18:40

China to launch well-funded brain project to rival US, European ventures

China plans to launch its own brain project of this year with an investment equal to the US Brain Initiative, aiming to achieve better understanding of human brain function ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/18 22:18:40

ASEAN countries express support for developing cyber security norms

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states on Monday expressed their support for the development of basic, operational and voluntary norms of behavior to guide the use of ICTs ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/18 21:02:01

China to launch more BeiDou-3 satellites in 2017

More BeiDou-3 satellites will be launched in November 2017, according to a senior designer of the satellite navigation system.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/18 21:00:00

Russian Scientists Test New Material for Neurocomputers

Russian scientists have tested a new material for neurocomputers that can store and process data in a similar way to human brain neurons.
Source: Sputniknews.com | 2017/9/18 17:21:55

Australian scientists identify five main diet-related personality types

Australian scientists have identified the five main diet-related personality types and why they struggle to lose weight.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/18 11:30:08

Puppy poop could give you serious diarrhea

While puppies are arguably among the world's cutest creatures, that puppy dog face could give you a serious disease. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have been investigated ...
Source: CGTN | 2017/9/18 9:31:26

New US project to use artificial intelligence to minimize electric grid failures

A new project led by SLAC, or Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, will combine artificial intelligence (AI) with massive amounts of data and industry experience to identify places where the electric ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/18 8:18:59