China to launch Chang'e 3

2013-11-26 09:26:53

China will launch a lunar probe, Chang'e 3 in early December, the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense announced Tuesday morning in Beijing.
China's first moon rover is Yutu

Beijing Chengguan get tech-savvy

2013-11-25 16:43:30

Beijing urban management officers located an illegal waste site through satellite monitoring for the first time.

China successfully launches experimental satellite

2013-11-25 12:57:24

China successfully launched the Experiment-5 satellite into a preset orbit with the Long March-2D carrier rocket at 10:12 am Monday at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center.

China captures first image of hydrogen bonds

2013-11-22 19:31:59

Chinese scientists have visualized hydrogen bonds through modified non-contact atomic force microscopy (AFM) for the first time in history, the National Center for Nanoscience and Technology (NCNST) said Friday.

China launches remote-sensing satellite

2013-11-20 15:09:39

China on Wednesday sent a remote-sensing satellite into scheduled orbit, according to the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center.

Scientists develop new test for cancer

2013-11-20 07:30:53

Chinese scientists announced on Sunday they had developed a method to measure the concentration of a cell protein that enables the detection of cancer with only a drop of blood.

Tianhe-2 retains title as world's fastest supercomputer

2013-11-19 08:56:19

China's Tianhe-2, a supercomputer capable of operating as fast as 33.86 petaflops per second (Pflop/s), remains the world's most powerful system, according to a biannual Top500 list of supercomputers released Monday.

Shenzhen hosts high-tech fair

2013-11-17 19:33:32

The 15th China High-Tech Fair kicked off on Saturday in Shenzhen.

Ancient microcontinent discovered

2013-11-15 15:45:02

Some 3.9 billion years ago, the entire planet was under water. The ground that emerged to become land was 12,000 meters down on the ocean floor. Then the continents rose, which scientists believed, up until now, started about 2.7 to 3 billion years ago.

Artificial cornea breakthrough in Wuhan

2013-11-15 15:22:21

A hospital in Wuhan has carried out 47 successful artificial cornea transplants.

Face transplant recipient recovering well

2013-11-15 13:49:38

Xu Jianmei recently made headlines around the world after becoming the latest patient to receive a full face transplant. One month on from her operation, doctors say the 17-year-old girl's new face is growing well.

App shows real-time bus information in Beijing

2013-11-14 21:01:27

Do you want to know when the next bus will come? Now you can check it out on your smartphone.