A small drone able to fly more than 24 hours on just one charge made its first flight Tuesday, according to China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC).
Rapid climate change in the Northeast Atlantic and the Arctic is posing a threat to some of the world's largest fish populations, according to a new study.
A new low-cost robotic gripper, developed by the University of Science and Technology of China, is capable of handling a broad range of tasks demanding agility and precision.
During an "unprecedented" spacewalk, Russian cosmonauts Oleg Kononenko and Sergey Prokopyev have found the hole on the Soyuz MS-09 spacecraft which caused a pressure leak at the International Space Station (ISS) in August, the Russian Mission Control Center (MCC) said on Wednesday.
Boosted by the New Retail concept, China's catering industry is focusing on high-quality customer experiences and greater efficiency to increase revenues.
Hundreds of leading scientists and technologists from the UK and Chinese space research and industry are discussing how to deepen the collaboration and pave the way for future innovation at the 13th UK-China workshop on space science and technology in Ningbo City, east China's Zhejiang Province, from December 11 to 13.
Nearly 200 coral species in the deeper regions of Australia's iconic Great Barrier Reef have been found instead of about 30 species previously recorded, pointing to the significant role of the major marine organisms' habitat, according to the latest research.
A 14-seater new energy, unmanned bus struts its way just outside the headquarters of Sichuan Bus Manufacturing Co., Ltd – the manufacturer of the vehicle – in suburban Chengdu.
Australian scientists have developed a blood test capable of saving millions of people around the world from going blind.
China's progress and development during the last 40 years has been remarkable and brought benefits to the world, British scholars said at a commemorative event on Tuesday.
A study of 75 children and their families found that parents spend more time talking with kids about the mechanics of using their mobile devices than they do about what their kids watch and download on those devices.
Consecutive heat waves are dramatically changing the structure of Australia's Great Barrier Reef, with rising global temperatures forcing scientists to reevaluate how they study coral bleaching events.
The new vessel will become the country's first dedicated mother ship for submersibles and will service the nation's major deep-sea submersibles, including the manned Jiaolong and the robotic Hailong series, the association said in a statement.He said that the ship will be able to sail more than 22,000 kilometers in a single mission and sustain a 60-day operation in any area of ocean.
Qualcomm Inc on Monday said it had won a preliminary order from a Chinese court banning the importation and sale of several Apple Inc iPhone models in China that the court found violated two of Qualcomm's patents.
The analysis on data obtained by NASA's OSIRIS-REx spacecraft revealed that water was locked inside the clays of its target asteroid Bennu.Bennu's surface material is a mix of very rocky, boulder-filled regions and the quantity of boulders on the surface turned out to be higher than expected, according to NASA.
The United States space agency NASA's probe Voyager 2 has exited the heliosphere, the protective bubble of particles and magnetic fields created by the Sun, enveloping its planets.
Google said Monday that it is accelerating the closure of its consumer version of the social network Google after a new bug was found to put user private data at risk.
Global electronics giant Samsung will invest 2.4 billion U.S. dollars to build new battery and capacitor plants in northern China's Tianjin, according to local authorities.
Chinese research vessel Dayang Yihao (Ocean No.1) left the eastern city of Qingdao on Monday, taking researchers on a 230-day scientific ocean expedition.
Chinese scientists eye transforming Mars after successful sand-control
China will launch a reusable retrievable satellite next year, with its recoverable module able to be used 15 times over the next decade, according to the China Aerospace Science & Technology Corp.
Australia's corporate watchdog on Monday unveiled 11 recommendations in a ground-breaking report aimed at clamping down on the market dominance of tech giants Google and Facebook.
A senior Communist Party of China (CPC) official on Sunday called for more support and contribution of foreign wisdom to China's reform and opening-up.
The trajectory of China's Chang'e-4 lunar probe was corrected on Sunday afternoon, the second such maneuver since the vessel blasted off on Saturday towards the Moon.
Archaeologists at the archaeology research institute of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences have unveiled the details of a deluxe carriage unearthed in a cemetery dating back to the Eastern Zhou Dynasty (770-256 B.C.) in north China's Hebei Province.
China's internet service and related sectors maintained sound growth in the first 10 months of the year, seeing a stable market expansion of online streaming apps, data showed.
Learning to read is hard work for any kid. For deaf and hard-of-hearing children, it is even more challenging.
Three new Xiaomi products will become available in the U.S. market, the Chinese electronics company announced Friday at its inaugural U.S. Mi fan event in New York City.
China's Chang'e-4 lunar probe was launched in the early hours of Saturday, and it is expected to make the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the moon.