The unidentified flying object, spotted in several cities in China by netizens this week, was probably a high-altitude government sounding rocket from a scientific experiment.
Chen Yu-Ao, a physicist from the University of Science and Technology of China, was awarded the European Physical Society's Fresnel Prize on May 14 at the European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics in Munich, Germany.
Ever wished you could ring up a friend just by winking, or turn off a light by yawning but without getting out of bed?
The concept of the "smart city" is not entirely new to China. But its close relatives such as the "digital city", "low-carbon city", or "green city" cover only a part of the larger concept.
Technology savvy buyers may now spend as little as 6,800 yuan ($1,100) for a printer that churns out anything from a microwave to a hammer or a doll.
The election of a Chinese foreign associate to a leading US academy has sparked heated debate after he failed to make it into the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Face recognition technology is set to challenge fingerprint and other methods of identification.
China launched a communications satellite, "Zhongxing-11", at 0:06 am Thursday (Beijing time) from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan province.
Fossil evidence showed that the Microraptor — a four-winged, flying dinosaur about the size of a pigeon — may have been a big fan of sashimi.
A robot industrial base with an estimated annual output of 50 billion yuan (8 billion U.S. dollars) will be established in northeast China's Liaoning Province, local authorities said.
Qihoo 360 Technology Co Ltd, a leading free anti-virus software provider, used unfair competition against China’s largest Internet company Tencent Holdings Ltd, a court ruled on Thursday.
China on Wednesday successfully conducted a first test flight powered by self-developed biofuel made mainly from palm oil and recycled cooking oil.