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Archaeologists discover ancient tools in Lantian County, NW China


Archaeologists discover ancient tools in Lantian County, NW China

Visual AI technology to shine in 2018, China leads in facial recognition

Endless queues and long waits at the ticket inspection desks at China's major train stations were signature of the Spring Festival travel rush before this year. Every year, as the ...

China's growth bolsters analytics industry, though penetration still lags behind

China's big data industry has been growing fast in recent years, a response to the country's strong economic development stimulus, though the penetration of data usage in domestic companies still ...


84 Amur leopard remain in the wild: joint study

Scientists estimate there are only 84 highly endangered Amur leopards remaining in the wild across its current range in Russia and China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/15 7:21:50

Chinese scientists set off for 50th ocean research expedition

Chinese oceanographic research ship Xiangyanghong 03 departed for the country's 50th ocean research expedition Saturday in the western and eastern Pacific Ocean.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/14 23:42:59

Legendary Nokia 3310 Gets New Design Dedicated to Putin-Trump Meeting

In 2015, the iconic Nokia 3310 "retired" after the sale of over 126 million units, and it is still regarded as the Finnish cellphone giant's biggest success. Users especially appreciated ...
Source: Sputniknews.com | 2018/7/14 15:25:17

High-energy "ghost particle" reveals birthplace of cosmic rays: studies

An international group of astrophysicists has for the first time determined the birthplace of a highest-energy neutrino, nearly four billion light-years away from Earth.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/13 12:54:19

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