With China's air pollution blamed for a wide range of environmental and health issues, the government is taking actions. Levels of the pollutant PM 2.5 are down in most Chinese cities. Now, an online PM 2.5 detection system has been installed in over 100 cities to find out what's contaminating the air.
Chinese tech giant Huawei eyes robust growth of its consumer business as its smart devices led by smartphones continue to expand market presence at home and abroad.
NASA's Curiosity rover has for the first time drilled a rock in the long-awaited "clay-bearing unit" on Mars, according to a NASA release on Thursday.
The lander and the rover of the Chang'e-4 probe switched to dormant mode for the lunar night on Friday, with the rover traveling an accumulated 178.9 meters on the far side of the moon.
China's unmanned submersible "Hailong III" has collected various biological and geological samples in the southwest Indian Ocean.
Huawei's 5G chipsets are open for sale to third-party companies, and the company will "say yes" if US device giant Apple wants to buy it, Richard Yu Chengdong, CEO of Huawei's consumer business group (CBG), announced on Thursday, according to the Global Times.
It's been 58 years since Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first person to journey into space, heralding the beginning of the space era for mankind.
Huawei's 5G chipsets are open for sale to third-party companies, and the company will "say yes" if U.S. device giant Apple want to buy it, Richard Yu Chengdong, CEO of Huawei's consumer business group (CBG), said on Thursday.
An Israeli spacecraft crashed on the moon Thursday evening during final touchdown, as its main engine stopped working.
A NASA-coordinated study on two astronaut twin brothers showed that long-duration spaceflight may change an astronaut's gene expression and pose other health risks, but they are likely within the range for humans under stress.
The world's most powerful operational rocket completed its first commercial launch on Thursday, bringing a Saudi Arabian telecommunications satellite into the orbit.
The ongoing China-led international collaboration project Tianqin, a space-based gravitational wave detection system scheduled to be completed by 2035, is expected to significantly improve understanding of major cosmic phenomena, including black holes.
Chinese researchers have developed an autopilot simulation system to improve driving safety.
It was the algorithm created by a female graduate student that made the first-ever image of a black hole possible.
ABB, a world leading manufacturer of industrial robots and robot systems, said the good business environment and governmental support to combine artificial intelligence and the real economy are among the reasons for its increasing investment in Shanghai.
Tsinghua University made an announcement Wednesday that it will strictly punish academic dishonesty in serious cases, to further enforce academic integrity.The announcement made by the prestigious university, a top institution in China, detailed the revised punishments, ranging from warnings and demerits to probation and expulsion.
BEIJING, April 11 (Xinhua) -- With five more company listing applications accepted Wednesday by the Shanghai Stock Exchange, China has had 62 companies apply to be listed on the new science and technology innovation board.
A new species of human has been identified from remains found in a cave in the Northern Philippines, an Australian researcher said on Thursday.
Switzerland's biggest telecoms firm, Swisscom, said Wednesday it is expanding the fifth generation network, or 5G, and will supply virtually the whole country by the end of the year with two Chinese companies in its brand line-up.
Despite a late start in development, the prospects for the hydrogen industry are promising in China, which has advantages in terms of resources and market scale, said Ling Wen, CEO of China Energy Investment Corp.
Humankind has been waiting for this for a long time, comments China Daily writer Zhang Zhouxiang: Black holes are thought to be the biggest objects in the universe.The only possibility of "seeing" a black hole lies in capturing its so-called black shadow, an area of darkness at the heart of the accretion disk－a ring of light comprising shredded matter and radiation circling the event horizon－the point of no return－at tremendous speeds.
Premier Li Keqiang included the development of hydrogen stations for new energy vehicles for the first time in his Government Work Report this year.
ReNeuron, a British biotechnology company that develops stem cell treatments for brain and eye conditions, has sold the Chinese rights for two of its therapies to pharmaceutical giant Fosun Pharma in a deal worth 80 million pounds ($105 million).
A study showed that rocky, Earth-like planets in the habitable zone of some of our closest stars could host life.
Dangerous airborne viruses are rendered harmless on-the-fly when exposed to energetic, charged fragments of air molecules, a study of the University of Michigan (UM) posted on its website on Monday shows.
China plans to set a dozen quality-control standards for stem cell therapies to encourage innovation in the booming sector, medical researchers and health authorities said.
Jose Afonso, Director of Portugal's Institute of Astrophysics and Space Sciences, on Wednesday praised the first image of a black hole, the M87 galaxy, as " a victory of the human spirit and technique", which envisions a better understanding of the formation of the Universe, Portuguese Lusa News Agency reported.
Astronomers said Wednesday that they captured the first image of a black hole, unveiling the first direct visual evidence of an unseeable cosmic object and its shadow.
Shen Zhiqiang, head of Shanghai Astronomical Observatory (SAO), presides over a press conference to release the first-ever image of a supermassive black hole at the heart of the distant galaxy M87, in east China's Shanghai, April 10, 2019..
Chinese telecom equipment maker Huawei Technologies Co Ltd launched an artificial intelligence (AI) computing platform in Shenzhen on Wednesday, as the tech giant beefs up efforts to enhance its intelligent computing capability to help industries turn "digital and smart".