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.


Internet Society highlights need to do more to prepare for digital future

The Internet Society (ISOC), a non-profit American organization founded by Internet pioneers, released this week the first-of-its-kind Global Internet Report, "Paths to our Digital Future," aimed at exploring the future ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/20 10:54:35

Aviation Expo China 2017 held in Beijing

Visitors view a model of the homegrown large passenger plane C919 during the Aviation Expo China 2017 in Beijing, capital of China, Sept. 19, 2017. The expo is held from ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/20 10:09:01

Playing American football before age 12 linked to later-life health impairment: study

People who play American football before the age of 12 are more likely to have impaired mood and behavior later in life, a US study said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/20 8:19:24

New way to convert 'bad' into 'good' fat may help treat obesity: study

US researchers said Tuesday they may have identified a way to convert "bad" white fat into "good" brown fat, offering hope of developing new ways to treat obesity.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/20 8:12:20

"Gut feelings" may lead to belief in falsehood: study

A new study suggests people who tend to trust their intuition or to believe that the facts they hear are politically biased are more likely to stand behind inaccurate beliefs. ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/20 8:10:19

Believing in abilities in early life may lead to academic achievement later on: study

When children believe they can succeed in math and reading, it increases their chances later to achieve high test scores in those subjects, a study jointly conducted by the University ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/20 8:09:37

Leading Chinese computer scientist inducted into 2017 Internet Hall of Fame

A Chinese Internet pioneer has been inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame for his contributions to Internet technology, deployment and education in China and Asia Pacific.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/20 7:54:18

China stages first robot combat show

China's first television show featuring robot combat competitions will be aired in October.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/20 2:31:16

Ukrainian engine firm denies alleged assets freeze

A Ukrainian engine manufacturer on Tuesday denied reports that shares controlled by a Chinese company were frozen after the China side attempted to take its assets abroad.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/19 23:28:40

Nestle, JD.com unveil China's first AI nutrition assistant

Global food and beverage giant Nestle launched its own artificial intelligence (AI) product with Chinese e-commerce platform JD.com Tuesday, in a move to meet the demands of increasingly tech-savvy Chinese ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/19 21:08:25

OSU researchers take step toward gene therapy for deaf patients

By developing a way to better study a large protein essential for hearing and finding a truncated version of it, researchers at Oregon State University (OSU) have taken a step ...
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/19 9:27:43

UN atomic chief praises China's CAP1400 nuclear reactor

The head of the UN nuclear watchdog on Monday praised China's CAP1400 nuclear reactors, saying the conception of these reactors is "very important for the future of nuclear energy".
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/19 7:24:49

British Airways plans to use jet fuel converted from household waste

British Airways Monday announced that it has entered a partnership to design a series of waste plants that convert household waste into renewable jet fuel to power its fleet.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/19 7:21:53