Moon landing mission to use 'secret weapons'

2013-09-04 22:39:06

Multiple "secret weapons" will be used on China's Chang'e-3 lunar probe, scheduled to launch at the end of this year for a moon landing mission, a key scientist said.

China delivers control of satellite to Venezuela

2013-09-03 14:06:36

China has delivered full control of the Chinese-built Miranda satellite over to Venezuela, Venezuelan Minister of Science and Technology Manuel Fernandez announced Monday at an official event.

Education and sci-tech can boost economy

2013-09-01 07:45:22

The government will continue to prioritize and invest in education, and enhance science and technology, to stabilize and transform the slowing economy, Premier Li Keqiang said.

Dinosaur fossils unearthed in east China

2013-08-30 18:48:43

Chinese archaeologists have again unearthed several dinosaur fossils at a site in Laiyang city, in East China's Shandong province.

New 7-D cinema steals the thunder in Shanghai

2013-08-30 07:29:51

Seven Wonders of the World, seven-star hotels and now, according to its creators at least, witness the arrival of 7-D cinema - complete with handheld guns, machine-created bubbles, and a few early glitches.

China to launch Chang'e-3 lunar probe at year end

2013-08-28 19:10:29

China's Chang'e-3 probe has been scheduled to enter space at the end of this year for its lunar landing mission, the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defence announced on Wednesday.

Lean In launches Beijing branch

2013-08-26 17:09:59

A professional women's social network, inspired by a book by Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook chief operating officer, launched its Beijing branch on Sunday.

Chinese military helicopter launches air-to-air missile

2013-08-26 15:17:29

China's first self-developed modern military attack helicopter WZ-10 has launched its first air-to-air missile and successfully intercepted low-altitude targets.

China civilian technology satellites put into use

2013-08-21 19:57:02

China's civilian technology satellites have officially been put into use, said the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defence (SASTIND) on Wednesday.

China Telecom, Netease launch mobile chat app

2013-08-20 07:37:38

China Telecom Corp Ltd, the nation's third-largest mobile service provider, formed a joint venture with Chinese Internet company NetEase Inc on Monday to launch a mobile chatting tool called Yixin.

Conference takes innovative approach

2013-08-19 16:48:48

A leading start-up, design and IT conference with an innovative approach was held in Beijing on Sunday.

Faster broadband by 2015

2013-08-18 09:02:14

China intends to be thoroughly connected to the internet by 2015, with urban and rural household broadband speeds reaching 20 Mbps and 4 Mbps.