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Luxury in the sky


Since its entry into service in October 2007, the Airbus 380 (A380) has won praise from passengers with its excellent cabin comfort and reliability.

Luxury in the sky

Since its entry into service in October 2007, the Airbus 380 (A380) has won praise from passengers with its excellent cabin comfort and reliability.

Embedded AI to take off by year-end

One year ago, when artificial intelligence (AI) robotic AlphaGo rose to prominence after it unexpectedly defeated legendary player Lee Se-dol, tech giants and venture capitals were rushing to pump money ...


Regular exercise staves off effects of ageing on brain: Australian study

Regular exercise can increase the size of the human brain, a landmark Australian study has found.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/14 11:06:07

Hormone regulating salt offers possible anxiety treatment: research

A hormone responsible for aiding breast feeding also regulates the body's salt and fluid levels, Australian scientists have found.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/14 10:01:39

Al Fursan aerobatics demonstration team perform at Dubai Air Show

Aircraft of the Al Fursan aerobatics demonstration team perform during the 15th Dubai Air Show in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, on Nov. 13, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/14 8:13:13

2,400-year-old horse and chariot pit unearthed in China

Archaeologists work at the No. 3 Horse and Chariot Pit, one of a cluster of tombs belonging to noble families of the Zheng State, a vassal state during the Spring ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/14 8:08:03

China dominates list of world's top supercomputers again

Once again, China dominated a new list of the world's fastest supercomputers, not only taking the top two seats, but also pulling ahead of the United States in the sheer ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/14 7:54:48

Breastfeeding reduces eczema risk in children: study

Babies breastfed exclusively for a sustained period from birth are half as likely to develop eczema when they reach the age of 16, a new study said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/14 7:45:16

Obesity during pregnancy suggests large babies: study

Mothers who are obese during pregnancy are more likely to give birth to an atypically large infant, a new US study suggested Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/14 7:44:04

Cancer patients in US benefit from using traditional Chinese medicine: expert

Acupuncture, herbal medicine and other therapies of traditional Chinese medicine have been used more widely in the United States and can help cancer patients sustain wellness, a Chinese American integrative ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/14 7:43:42

Former Apollo 15 member Al Worden lauds UAE space program for post-oil era

Alfred (Al) Worden, the former Command Pilot for the Apollo 15 lunar mission in 1971, said the space program of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is an important scheme to ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/14 7:41:06

Shape-shifting agent kills harmful bacteria in stomach: study

A new shape-shifting polymer can target and kill Helicobacter pylori bacteria in the stomach without killing helpful bacteria, researchers at the University of Illinois (UI) in collaboration with fellow colleagues ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/14 7:39:03

2017 a key year for China’s AI industry as it begins to outperform the US in tech breakthroughs

China and the US are now the two world leaders in pursuing AI development. 2017 in particular has been a key year for China’s AI industry, as more and more ...
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/13 17:23:39

China national gene bank to build new research base in central China

Genome sequencer BGI has reached agreement with Wuhan City to build an agriculture research and training center there.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/13 16:20:35

Aussie scientists launch 'dinner table' app to encourage eating of more vegetables

Many Australians are becoming increasingly eco-friendly and "going green" in many aspects of their life but less so at meal times, it seems.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/13 10:53:43