SCI-TECH

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.


Life in the future: Hangzhou computing conference 2017

Nearly 50,000 visitors are expected at a computing conference, held in east China's Hangzhou City, showing what life could be like in the future.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/12 16:02:51

SpaceX launches satellite with 3rd reused rocket

US space firm SpaceX on Wednesday launched a commercial communications satellite into space with its third partly reused rocket.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/12 9:03:55

'The Computing Conference 2017' kicks off in E China's Hangzhou

Alibaba Chairman Jack Ma speaks during the opening ceremony of "The Computing Conference 2017" in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Oct. 11, 2017. The four-day conference kicked off ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/12 9:02:44

Next-gen Long March rockets to be developed by 2030: report

China is expected to develop a new generation of Long March carrier rockets by 2030, a rocket designer said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/11 22:24:09

Chinese scientists find 6 new pulsar stars using world's largest radio telescope

Chinese scientists have discovered six new pulsar stars in the Milky Way using the 500-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope (FAST), the world's largest radio telescope.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/10 23:23:40

TV program reveals China’s hypersonic aircraft models

A documentary broadcast on Sunday reveals China's hypersonic aircraft models for the first time, with experts saying it shows China's breakthrough in aircraft technology for civilian and military use.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/10 23:23:39

China’s ice breaker returns after first Arctic rim circumnavigation

Researchers on the ice breaker Xuelong, which means "Snow Dragon", finally arrived in Shanghai on Tuesday after completing their 83-day rim expedition at the Arctic.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/10 19:13:39

Japan launches 4th GPS-improving Michibiki satellite into orbit

Japan's space agency on Tuesday successfully launched into orbit a fourth and final satellite as part of an overall new system to improve global positioning data for a number of ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/10 13:26:28

China's FAST telescope finds two pulsars during trial operation

After one year of trial operation, the China-based FAST, the world's largest single-dish radio telescope, has identified two pulsars, the National Astronomical Observatories of China (NAOC) said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/10 11:44:44

Researchers develop new approach to efficiently detect liver cancer

An international team of researchers have developed a new diagnostic and prognosis method for early detection of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), based on a simple blood sample containing circulating tumor DNA, ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/10 10:31:50

SpaceX puts 10 next generation satellites into orbit in bid to cover entire Earth's surface

The US private spaceflight company SpaceX successfully delivered 10 satellites to low-Earth orbit on Monday from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California and landed its Falcon 9 on a droneship ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/10 9:32:38

China launches remote sensing satellite for Venezuela

China launched Venezuela's remote sensing satellite, VRSS-2, into a preset orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in the Gobi desert at 12:13 Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/10 0:39:02

Lithium's second life

Massive amounts of power sources of all types, shapes and sizes are produced in today's world: from tiny rechargeable watch batteries to enormous multi-ton batteries for military equipment. Even though ...
Source: Sputniknews.com | 2017/10/9 19:13:25