SCI-TECH

China moves firmly ahead with incentives to boost AI


From the central government to local authorities, China is firmly moving ahead to develop its artificial intelligence (AI) sector, as part of a major effort to push forward new technologies and upgrade the traditional manufacturing sector.

Falling off the bike proves painful for many investors

On the sidewalks of Shanghai and Beijing, once bright-yellow Ofo bicycles lie in varying states of disrepair - chains unhooked, wheels buckled and paint starting to fade - reflecting the ...

Facebook, Google tools reveal new political ad tactics

Public databases that shine a light on online political ads – launched by Facebook and Google before Tuesday's US elections – offer the public the first broad view of how ...


Interview: Chinese scientist urges international collaboration to combat climate impacts in Pan-Third Pole region

A Chinese scientist on Sunday called for stronger international collaboration in combating climate impacts in the Pan-Third Pole region.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/11 8:53:39

China developing key technologies on heavy-lift rocket

China has made significant progress in the development of the key technologies of the heavy-lift carrier rocket, the Long March-9, which is expected to make its maiden flight around 2030. ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/10 14:39:28

China launches new communication satellite

China Sunday sent a new communication satellite into orbit from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/10 7:37:32

China's Long March rockets complete 300 launches

With a Long March-3B rocket putting a new communication satellite into orbit on Sunday, China's Long March carrier rocket series completed 300 launches, having sent more than 500 spacecraft into ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/10 7:36:39

SpaceX Crew Dragon undocks from ISS to head home

American spacecraft Crew Dragon undocked from the International Space Station (ISS) early on Friday, and is scheduled to return to earth hours later.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/8 17:14:19

China's lunar rover studies stones on moon's far side

China's lunar rover has conducted scientific detection on some stones on the far side of the moon, which might help scientists find out whether they are from outer space or ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/6 18:53:32

Huawei opens new European cyber security center, a milestone in valuing its security commitment

Huawei lunched a new cyber security transparency center on Tuesday in Brussels, Belgium, a direct response to the security debate in Europe ignited by the US government.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/6 0:27:26

China preparing for space station missions

The China Manned Space Engineering Office (CMSEO) announced Monday that the core module of the country's space station, the Long March-5B carrier rocket and its payloads will be sent to ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/5 11:30:17

China preparing for space station missions

The China Manned Space Engineering Office (CMSEO) announced Monday that the core module of the country's space station, the Long March-5B carrier rocket and its payloads will be sent to ...
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/5 1:30:58

Chinese scientists develop new material for water purification

Chinese scientists have developed a new material that can use light to efficiently and safely purify water.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/4 10:36:21

Spotlight: SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft successfully docks with ISS

American spacecraft Crew Dragon successfully docked with the International Space Station (ISS) on Sunday for its unmanned debut flight.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/4 10:16:49

China to open Chang'e-4 lunar probe data to world

China will gradually open data collected by the Chang'e-4 lunar probe to the world, the country's lunar program chief designer said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/3 20:30:18

Chinese scientists design heartbeat-powered cardiac pacemaker

Chinese scientists have designed an integrated strategy for directly powering a cardiac pacemaker with the natural energy of the heartbeat.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/3 11:12:32