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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 ...


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

NASA astronauts splash down in the Gulf of Mexico

NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley aboard SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule returned from the International Space Station and splashed down in the Gulf of Mexico at 2:48 pm ET ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/8/3 2:57:41

China successfully launches first Mars mission

China launched a Mars probe on Thursday, designed to complete orbiting, landing and roving in one mission, taking the first step in its planetary exploration of the solar system.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/7/23 20:14:53

China's ambassador to Bangladesh offers to take part in clinical trial of China-made COVID-19 vaccine

China's Embassy to Bangladesh confirmed with the Global Times that Ambassador Li Jiming has said that he would be willing to be the first volunteer for the upcoming phase III ...
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/23 0:38:28

Scientists unravel secrets of ultra-black fish swimming the deepest depths

For fish inhabiting the immense darkness of the deep sea, being ultra-black offers great camouflage in a fish-eat-fish world. Scientists studying some of these exotic creatures now have unraveled the ...
Source: Reuters | 2020/7/20 17:25:29

Scientists believe homo sapiens migrated to southern China 11,000 years ago

Chinese scientists say they have sequenced 11,000-year-old human DNA - the oldest ever found in South China -suggesting possible signs of human migration in southern China some 22,000 years ago. ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/7/13 23:02:03

Chinese COVID-19 vaccine approved to enter Phase III clinical trial in Brazil

Beijing-based Sinovac Life Sciences Co announced on Monday that its COVID-19 vaccine collaboration with Brazilian immunobiologic producer Instituto Butantan has received approval from the Brazilian regulator for phase III clinical ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/7/7 2:07:46

Chinese COVID-19 vaccine candidate the first to start phase 3 clinical trials worldwide

Chinese-developed COVID-19 vaccine candidate is the world's first to enter phase three human clinical trial which will begin in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Tuesday. It is also the ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/6/24 1:10:57

Launch window for last BDS-3 satellite set for 9:43 am Tuesday: mission command

The final satellite in China's BeiDou system is set to be launched 9:43 am Tuesday. The launch was previously postponed due to technical issues found at pre-launch test on June ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/6/23 7:10:36

China-proposed cyber security mechanism blocks 2.8m attacks in 48 hours at intl contest

China-proposed Cyber Mimic Defense (CMD) system successfully blocked 2.8 million times of attacks from top world white-hat from 14 countries in 48 hours at a cyber security contest.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/6/21 21:36:31

Launch of final BeiDou satellite delayed to indefinite date as problems found with rocket

Launch of final satellite of China's indigenous BeiDou system has been delayed to indefinite date as technical problems were found with the Long March-3B rocket in pre-launch tests: authorities
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/6/16 7:05:53

China forms first satellite network for civil maritime affairs with latest successful launch

China successfully sent a newly developed maritime environment monitoring satellite into orbit at 2:31 am on Thursday, forming the country's first satellite network for civil maritime affairs, which the developer ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/6/11 2:57:12

Cell journal publishes China's COVID-19 vaccine breakthrough

China has developed an inactivated SARS-CoV-2 vaccine candidate, BBIBP-CorV. Related research and development of the COVID-19 inactivated vaccine was published by "Cell" on Saturday, one of the world's most respected ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/6/9 4:12:30