The United States space agency NASA announced Monday that its Parker Solar Probe completed its first orbit of the Sun on Jan.During its mission lifetime of under seven years, the probe will complete 24 orbits of the Sun and fly within 6 million kilometers of the Sun's surface at st approach.
Researchers from U.S. Rice University have won federal backing for their method in turning natural gas into carbon nanotubes, which is expected to cut energy use and carbon dioxide emissions, according to a news release by the university on Monday.
Huawei, based in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, is a leading global provider of information and communication technology infrastructure and smart devices, and is regarded as a leader in the development of 5G technology.
Chinese researchers have conducted a comprehensive study evaluating the risks of biological invasions in countries participating in the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
The provincial and city governments of Southwest China's Guizhou Province have announced they will connect all their public data to the Guizhou-Cloud Big Data Industry Co, the operator of Apple's iCloud service in China, according to Xinhua News on Sunday.
The main structure of the Shanghai Planetarium was completed on Wednesday. The facility is expected to be ready by the end of 2020.
An Alibaba Group employee introduces a facial recognition machine to visitors at the Retail Big Show 2019 in New York.Citcon, a payment partner of Chinese e-commerce payment giant Alipay and WeChat Pay in North America, said it has partnered with more than 5,000 top merchants in the US.
Technology first developed to unlock the secrets of the cosmos may soon be used to count animals and locate poachers in the jungles of Asia and Africa.
While some blamed technologies for the growing wealth gap, Amitabh Kant, CEO of the National Institution for Transforming India, disagreed.
China's Qinghai-Tibet Plateau recently had its first 5G base station opened in the city of Xining, Qinghai Province, according to the Qinghai subsidiary of telecom firm China Mobile.
China's major train maker on Saturday tested a new generation of maglev train with a designed speed of 160 km per hour, about 60 percent faster than the current model, in Changsha, capital of central China's Hunan Province.
Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport in south China's Guangdong Province launched a 5G base station Friday, making it the first 5G-covered airport in the country.
Chinese scientists announced last week that one of the cotton seeds carried to the moon by China's Chang'e-4 probe was the first ever to sprout there, arousing plenty of excitement and scientific interest.
Interdisciplinary talents and international cooperation are key to China's future science and technology development, said experts at a consultation symposium organized by the Ministry of Science and Technology on Friday.
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has successfully launched Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C44 carrying Kalamsat and Microsat-R, officials said Friday.
Digital technology can be an important driver for inclusive growth as evidenced by China's experience, said a research report published here on Thursday by a research body of China's Alibaba Group.
Earlier in January, at the annual World Economic Forumin Davos, Switzerland, Bloomberg released the 2019 Bloomberg Innovation Index, which ranks the most innovative countries using criteria including R&D investment, manufacturing capability, and patent activity.
Chinese scientists have successfully decoded the genome of the Pacific white shrimp and acquired a high quality reference genome map of the species.
The existence of the moon might be connected to the existence of life on Earth, according to a new study by a group of petrologists at Rice University. The study was published in Science Advances this month.
Huawei Technologies Co Ltd will unveil its first commercial 5G foldable smartphone in February, as the Chinese technology giant seeks to overtake Samsung Electronics Co Ltd to be the world's largest smartphone vendor.
U.S. tech giant Apple Inc. has laid off more than 200 people from its secretive self-driving program Project Titan this week amid restructuring of a new leadership of the company's autonomous vehicle group, local media reported Thursday.
A new study suggested that thinking about your romantic partner may help keep your blood pressure under control when faced with a stressful situation.
Microsoft said Thursday that it has acquired open-source company Citus Data to bolster the competitiveness of its cloud computing business.
Apple Inc. announced Thursday that Microsoft Office 365 is available for the first time on Mac App Store where Apple users can download directly the signature apps such as Word, PowerPoint and Excel that are popular in Microsoft Windows system.
Chinese scientists have released nighttime remote sensing imagery capturing finer spatial details of artificial nighttime light in China.
U.S. top e-commerce leader Amazon on Wednesday unveiled a pilot program of a six-wheeled, full electric-powered autonomous delivery robot to bolster its logistics services.
The Kunlun team of China's 35th Antarctic expedition withdrew from the Kunlun Station on Thursday after completing various scientific exploration projects at the peak of Antarctic's inland icecap.
Greenland has gone through an "unprecedented" period of mass ice loss within the last two decades, according to a latest study.
Boeing Company on Tuesday successfully completed the first test flight of its autonomous passenger air vehicle (PAV) prototype in Manassas, U.S. state of Virginia, the Chicago-based plane-maker said in a statement Wednesday.
China's Huawei Technologies launched the world's first core chip specifically designed for 5G base stations on Thursday in Beijing, securing its leading position for 5G deployments in spite of political pressure.