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Researchers discover fossilized bird preserved in amber

An international team led by a Chinese paleontologist in Myanmar discovered a large ancient bird from the Cretaceous period and preserved in amber, the team announced on Monday.
Source: | 2020/2/10 3:51:15

China's contributions to renovate Myanmar's world heritage site strengthen the 'Paukphaw' friendship

The achievements of a Chinese archeological team carrying out preliminary work to repair temples in Myanmar have made for a great beginning to 2020, which marks the 70th anniversary of China-Myanmar diplomatic ties.
Source: | 2020/1/19 22:21:04

Women who have more sex have lower risk of early menopause: scientists

Women who have sex at least once a month have a lower risk of entering menopause early than women with less active sex lives, scientists have found in research which they say points to a form of biological energy trade-off.
Source: Reuters | 2020/1/15 17:27:27

Six archaeological sites are listed as China's new archaeological discoveries of 2019

An annual archaeology forum held in Beijing by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) listed six Chinese archaeological sites as China's new discoveries of 2019 in the field on Friday.
Source: | 2020/1/12 22:50:21

Shangri-La Tibetan village enjoys the holidays with harmony

Donning colorful silky Tibetan garments with woolen capes and sitting beside each other in a small church, some villagers wait for their annual holy mass on Christmas Eve.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/25 19:43:40

Han Dynasty tomb listed among Top 10 field discoveries

An emperor's tomb from the Han Dynasty (206BC - AD220) in East China was listed among the Top 10 major field archeological discoveries in the world during the 4th Shanghai Archaeological Forum (SAF) in Shanghai on Saturday.
Source: | 2019/12/16 1:33:23

Aussie-made autonomous submarine draws immersive 3D underwater maps

A new autonomous submarine, developed by Australian company UAM Tec, is set to change the way people interact with the underwater environment, creating realistic 3D images of the bottom of the ocean more cheaply and efficiently than ever before.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/30 12:55:21

Tiny raptor living 100m years ago discovered in Myanmar

An international team led by Chinese scientists has discovered a new specimen of a tiny raptor in a 100-million-year-old amber from north Myanmar.
Source: | 2019/10/30 0:32:10

Chinese marine research vessel returns after deep-sea exploration

Chinese marine research vessel Haiyang 6 (Ocean 6) has completed its deep-sea exploration mission in the Western Pacific ocean after 122 days and 35,000 km at sea.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/25 14:52:34