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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 ...


Scientist expects 50% of wheat farmers to use hybrid variety

China is promoting domestically-developed hybrid wheat for commercial purposes, a field which China is way ahead in the world, experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/12 23:03:40

China makes breakthrough in mega-ship production

China delivered one of the world's largest cargo ships, which can carry over 21,000 containers, with Chinese experts saying such a breakthrough marks the country's arrival as a world first-class ...
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/12 22:58:41

Scientists weigh up deep-sea microbes at volcanos

A new study published on Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, estimated that deep-sea hydrothermal vent microbial communities worldwide could produce more than 4,000 tons of ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/12 9:10:39

Scientists develop bandage more effective for wound recovery

A Northwestern University team in the United States has developed a regenerative bandage that can quickly heals painful, hard-to-treat sores and wounds without using drugs.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/12 8:16:16

Gaofen satellites reduce China's dependence on foreign data

China's recently launched two Gaofen series satellites mark the establishment of a ground-air observation system that reduces China's dependence on foreign data, according to experts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/11 22:58:39

China delivers parts for 'artificial sun' reactor

China has delivered core components to the "artificial sun" reactor project, a move that contributes to the peaceful use of nuclear energy and mankind's sustainable development, according to experts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/10 22:48:42

NASA's Mars rover finds new life-supporting evidence in rock and in air

The United States space agency NASA's Curiosity rover has found new evidence preserved in rocks on Mars that suggests the planet could have supported ancient life, and new evidence in ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/8 9:44:48

Tencent, Geely team up with China Railway to provide train wifi

China's internet giant Tencent and carmaker Geely won a joint bid Wednesday to obtain 49 percent stake in a subsidiary of China Railway providing wifi on high-speed trains across China. ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/7 18:04:13

Australian scientists say new "micro-sensor" could revolutionize health care

Scientists from the Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra have designed microscopic optical sensors that could enable real-time health monitoring.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/7 14:10:16

Scientists find unique seismic pattern preceding earthquakes in central Alaska

Researchers from the University of Alaska Fairbanks claim to have found evidence of slow geological processes prior to full-blown earthquakes, offering potential possibility for earthquake prediction in the region.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/7 13:27:57

Human blood cells converted to functional neurons in three weeks

Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine converted human immune cells in blood directly into functional neurons in the laboratory in about three weeks.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/5 12:02:03

Global renewable power scores unprecedented growth: report

Renewable power accounted for 70 percent of net additions to global power generating capacity in 2017, the largest increase in renewable power capacity in modern history, according to a report ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/5 11:05:15

Radiation therapy benefit studied for breast cancer patients

The presence of cancer cells in the blood of patients with early-stage breast cancer may be predictive of a benefit from radiotherapy delivered after surgery, according to a study posted ...
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/5 10:05:03