China needs patience, persistence for Nobel Prize:laureate

2012-08-30 21:15:03

Nobel Prize laureate Brian P. Schmidt has told China to be patient and persistent and give the best and brightest the autonomy to do their work.

11 areas in Beijing offer free wifi

2012-08-30 20:17:06

Eleven major public areas in Beijing are now offering free wireless Internet access.

Chinese scientific ship ends mission in Nigeria

2012-08-30 06:52:19

Chinese scientific research ship Dayang Yihao, or Ocean One, on Wednesday successfully ended its nine-day exploration and research mission in Nigeria's waters with Nigerian and Chinese scientists.

New drug to fight cancer shows early promise

2012-08-30 02:45:44

An anti-cancer drug developed by a University of Vienna researcher has proven to be effective against various tumor types in its phase I clinical trials

China Unicom denies breakup with Xiaomi

2012-08-29 20:54:51

China Unicom (Hong Kong) Ltd has denied rumors that it will end its relationship with Xiaomi Corp or ask Xiaomi for 300 million yuan ($47.22 million) to compensate the carrier for unsold cellphones.

Map tells safe place to eat in Shanghai

2012-08-29 20:48:14

Residents in Shanghai can now check local food producers qualifications by logging on to an electronic food safety map.

Seawater desalinization plan launched

2012-08-29 19:46:55

The Ministry of Science and Technology on Aug 29 released the 12th Five-Year Plan (2011-2015) for the scientific and technological development of seawater desalinization.

Space art works revealed to the public

2012-08-29 19:04:47

More than 200 pieces of art works that were stored in a chip and blasted into space on board the Shenzhou IX spacecraft in June were revealed to the public on Wednesday.

Better access to top telescopes

2012-08-29 11:26:33

Chinese astronomers will have more time and opportunities to use world-class large telescopes built in Chile, a prime location for astronomical observation.

Chinese astronomers in Antarctica search for planets

2012-08-29 10:52:21

Chinese astronomers are actively searching for Earth-like planets using survey instruments in Antarctica, as they believe efforts to seek an extra-solar planet that may sustain life will soon be paid back.

Cold-resistant train off assembly line

2012-08-28 19:53:25

The first domestically manufactured subway train that can operate in extreme cold weather for long hours rolled off the assembly line in Changchun, Liaoning province on Tuesday.

More study needed to identify super bug origin: expert

2012-08-28 17:54:38

A senior medical expert said that more research is needed to identify the origin of the recent super bug cases, which some have suggested might have been imported to Hong Kong from the Chinese mainland.