China on Sunday successfully conducted tests on its new 120-ton-thrust liquid oxygen.
Chinese botanists have collected the seeds of more than 1,100 plant species found in the southwestern Tibet autonomous region.
A Tianlian I-03 satellite was launched from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan province on Wednesday night.
China successfully launched the Tianlian I-03 satellite on Wednesday in Xichang, completing the country's first data relay satellite network system.
Scientists will focus on developing new quake-monitoring equipment and warning technologies, according to an agreement signed Wednesday.
China plans to recruit four to six oceanauts next year, and possibly the first female Chinese deep-sea explorer will be among them.
About four out of 10 Chinese use the Internet, with the country's online population hitting 538 million by the end of June this year.
Interventions to normalize sleep duration and correct sleep disorders have potential to reduce or prevent cognitive decline.
The Jiaolong manned submersible may undertake a deep sea dive mission in the South China Sea in 2013, a commanding officer of Jiaolong said Monday.
Jiaolong returned in glory from a six-week mission to its home port on Monday and received new orders for another research dive.
Jiaolong, China's manned submersible, is expected to dive in the South China Sea between April and May next year to conduct scientific research.
Global warming is the major cause of the recent extreme weather in the Northern Hemisphere, according to Sun Chenghu, a researcher with the National Climate Center (NCC).