Chinese researchers have developed a low-cost underwater system to generate electricity from seawater, offering a new approach to handle short spikes in power demand and maintain longer-term steady power.
A total of 126 agreements with an estimated investment of over 108 billion yuan ($15.6 billion) was inked at the third World Intelligence Congress on Sunday, according to the organizer.
Peking University on Saturday launched its first enrollment of undergraduate students in robot engineering to cope with the demand for talent in China's thriving AI industry.
Beijing's Haidian District, the capital's tech hub, is seeking to expand its lead in self-driving vehicles with a plan to create more spaces for tests.
Huawei can only use an open-source version of Google's Android system after the U.S. trade blacklist, according to a Reuters report on Sunday.
China's artificial intelligence (AI) industry made rapid strides during the past year, and it is about to enter a period of development and facilitate the transformation and upgrading of China's economy.
A radio telescope in Shanghai won the top prize on Wednesday at the 2018 Shanghai Science and Technology Awards.
A company in China has become the third in the world, after two others in the United States, to have developed a new type of rocket engine at the cutting edge of space propulsion, its maker said.
The latest edition of talks organized under the Vision China umbrella has been held in Tianjin under the theme "Intelligence New Era: Progress Planning and Opportunity", looking at the great potential and challenges of intelligent technology.
The annual open event of NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) took place on Saturday and Sunday in Pasadena, California, attracting about 25,000 visitors from across the country.
The world's first 3D printed cervical intervertebral disc replacement operation was successfully completed in Northwest China and hailed by experts on Sunday as a milestone in combining high technology with clinical medicine.
Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei said on Saturday that his company has not violated any law, and it "will be fine" even if American suppliers like Qualcomm are not allowed to sell chipsets to the company.
Several Chinese commercial space companies are competing to become the first non-State player to successfully launch a carrier rocket into orbit.
A facial recognition app developed by the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding with researchers from Singapore's Nanyang Technological University and Sichuan Normal University will make identifying the bears easier.
North China's Tianjin municipality will accelerate the development of 5G and has built over 300 5G base stations in the city, local telecom sources said.
A cold seep is an area of the ocean floor where methane, hydrogen, and other hydrocarbon-rich fluid seepage occur. The physical form of the cold seep resembles the spring vent on land.
KUNMING, May 18 (Xinhua) -- Researchers have discovered a new species of orchid in southwestern China's Tibet Autonomous Region and the finding has been published on a scientific journal.
a Mars simulation base in the middle of China's Gobi desert might be the perfect place to introduce young, budding astronauts to what life would be like on the red planet.
Nearly 500 representatives from over 100 countries and more than 10 international organizations jointly discussed the future development of global education and passed an outcome document, the Beijing Consensus.
Authorities in north China's Tianjin Municipality plan to include artificial intelligence (AI) as part of an engineering certification, the first of its kind nationwide.
Chinese scientists have discovered the signature of bomb radiocarbon (C14) produced by thermonuclear tests in muscle tissues of shrimp taken from the world's deepest ocean trench.
China sent a new satellite of the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) into space from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan Province at 11:48 p.m. Friday.
China will offer customized data services for disaster prevention through its Fengyun meteorological satellites for more countries along the Belt and Road, said a senior official of the China Meteorological Administration's National Satellite Meteorological Center.
China will expand the use of new information technologies in the civil aviation sector to improve air travel safety and boost industrial development, according to the national civil aviation authority.
China may grant official 5G licenses, instead of the interim licenses previously planned, to telecom carriers this year and is likely to start commercial use of the superfast wireless technology nationwide in the near future, possibly as soon as October, according to people familiar with the matter.
Chinese scientists discovered an active "cold vent" in the South China Sea during a research voyage that concluded on Thursday.
Metro Line 16 in Beijing has achieved full 5G signal coverage, the first in the country to do so, the operator BeijingMTR Corporation said Friday.
Chinese company Huawei launched its 5G smartphone in London on Thursday, as mobile network operators are preparing to switch on 5G network in parts of Britain.
The very first 5G (fifth generation) mobile test call was successfully completed in Hungary using equipment produced by the Chinese telecoms giant ZTE, official sources said in Budapest on Thursday.
China will continue promoting the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in education to facilitate teaching and learning a variety of subjects, said Minister of Education Chen Baosheng at the ongoing International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Education.