China launches satellite for navigation

2012-10-26 06:48:19

China successfully launched another satellite into space for its indigenous global navigation and positioning network at 11:33 p.m. Beijing Time Thursday, the launch center said.

Scientists to unravel mysteries of the frozen continent

2012-10-25 21:58:22

Scientists will select a site for China’s fourth scientific research station in Antarctica during its 29th scientific expedition to the continent that is scheduled to start on Nov 5.

China adds 74m 3G subscribers in 9 months

2012-10-25 14:47:51

The number of people subscribing to third-generation (3G) mobile phone services in China increased by 74.22 million in the first nine months of the year.

China discovers earliest 4-legged animal fossil

2012-10-25 06:55:43

Chinese scientists have unearthed a skull fossil of a fish-like stem-tetrapod that could extend the earliest record of tetrapods by some 10 million years.

Early fish-like tetrapod discovered

2012-10-24 22:01:06

Chinese scientists have found a new 409-million-year-old fishlike tetrapod (four-legged animals) from Zhaotong, Yunnan in southwestern China, a discovery that extends the history of this group by 10 million years and provides novel fossil evidence on the origin of the tetrapod brain.

China makes progress in spaceflight research

2012-10-24 21:32:33

China has made breakthroughs in researching spaceflight dynamics, a top scientist said Wednesday.

Weather satellites to analyze the skies

2012-10-24 21:02:05

China plans to launch 11 weather satellites by 2020 to better analyze the climate, monitor natural hazards and forecast weather, according to a national meteorological satellite development plan.

Changhong unveils new Smart TV in Indonesia

2012-10-24 18:47:31

Changhong, one of China's leading electronics manufacturers, launched on Wednesday its newest Smart TV here, as it looks to boost  its market share of the products in Indonesia.

11 meteorological satellites planned by 2020

2012-10-24 17:15:24

China will launch 11 meteorological satellites before 2020 to boost the country's weather monitoring network, according to the country's meteorological satellite development plan (2011-2020) released on Wednesday.

Manned space program's Meridian Project operational

2012-10-24 07:12:46

The "Meridian Project," a massive scientific research project that will monitor weather in space, became fully operational on Tuesday.

Manned space program's Meridian Project operational

2012-10-23 23:09:32

The "Meridian Project," a massive scientific research project that will monitor weather in space, became fully operational on Tuesday.

2nd icebreaker enters detail design phase

2012-10-23 08:49:43

The detail design of China's second icebreaker will be conducted by a domestic shipbuilding company, according to the Polar Research Institute of China.