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China plans to complete space station construction around 2022: expert


China plans to complete space station construction around 2022: expert

Tesla faces scrutiny

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on Wednesday cited driver errors and Tesla Inc's Autopilot design as the probable causes of a Model S crash in January 2018. The car, ...

Exhibition of Chinese arts students in Serbia shows changes in urban, rural China

Visitors view photos during the photo exhibition "Reflection in Water" in Novi Sad, Serbia, July 21, 2019. The changes in urban and rural China were presented to Serbian art audience ...


COVID-19 smartphone app finally launches in England and Wales

England and Wales launched a COVID-19 smartphone app on Thursday, allowing users to trace contacts, check the local level of risk and record visits to venues such as pubs, four ...
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2020/9/24 18:43:41

Environmentalists call for action plans to meet China's carbon neutral pledge by 2060

China's bold pledge to be carbon neutral by 2060, a goal far exceeding any climate action by the US, will see the country focus on renewables and revolve its economy ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/24 1:32:53

China launches HY-2C ocean observation satellite

China successfully launched its HY-2C ocean-observation satellite into planned orbit on Monday afternoon via a Long March-4B carrier rocket from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in North China's Shanxi Province.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/21 14:00:55

China's first Mars probe Tianwen-1 completes mid-course correction

China's Tianwen-1 Mars probe successfully completed its orbital correction for a second time as of 11:00 pm Sunday Beijing time, after 60 days into its journey to the Red Planet, ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/21 9:49:56

Shanghai study finds recovered COVID-19 patients have persistent immune protection

The latest Shanghai-based study has found that the majority of recovered COVID-19 patients have persistent immune protection and vaccination may trigger a durable immune response.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/20 21:54:47

Beijing again tops Nature Index global science city 2020 rankings

Beijing has once again become the top global science city, and a total of six Chinese cities, including Shanghai which ranked fifth, made it to the top 20 of the ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/20 21:15:55

Kaspersky study finds support for human augmentation

Nearly two-thirds of people in leading Western European countries would consider augmenting the human body with technology to improve their lives, mostly to improve health, according to research commissioned by ...
Source: Reuters | 2020/9/17 20:18:42

No antibody-dependent enhancement effect observed in China-developed COVID19 vaccines: experts

ADE has been observed in many viruses, especially the notorious dengue disease and feline infectious peritonitis, a progressive and fatal disease caused by the feline coronavirus that is closely related ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/13 11:08:40

Chinese, US scientists find 550 million years ago 'leaves' in Central China's Hubei

Leaf-like ancient creatures that lived at the bottom of an ancient sea about 550 million years ago, have been discovered in the Shibantan biota in the Three Gorges region of ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/9 1:25:13

China seeks to manage supply of horseshoe crab's indispensable blood in race to develop COVID-19 vaccines

Declining number of horseshoe crabs - the alien-looking marine creature with blue blood containing ancient immunity properties that are an essential to develop a COVID-19 vaccine - has scientist, pharmaceutical ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/28 3:18:40

Brain-computer interface technology helps paralyzed patient say 'Hello'

A paralyzed man who could only communicate by blinking his eyes, used a brain implant to say "Hello" through a computer, reportedly the first in the world, which touched medical ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/21 1:30:05

Patient zero not always found among first cluster, so who and where is this person?

A senior World Health Organization (WHO) official highlighted at the organization's most recent press conference that patient zero is not necessarily found among the first cluster of coronavirus cases, suggesting ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/12 1:20:32

China, UAE eye space ties after launching Mars probes: envoy

After China and the United Arab Emirates launched probes to Mars this summer, a possible living space for mankind, the UAE Ambassador to China said Thursday he sees great potential ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/6 22:39:09