The U.S. scientists have mapped a part of the molecular machinery that helps the brain maintain long-term memories, providing new targets against Alzheimer's disease characterized by memory loss.
China's new carrier rocket Smart Dragon-1 (SD-1), designed for commercial use, made its maiden flight on Sunday, sending three satellites into planned orbit.
U.S. researchers have developed a better means of modeling the destructive force of tsunami waves, paving the way toward greater safety for coastal residents and infrastructure.
As modern cities become more urbanized and interconnected, they also grow more vulnerable to the threat of pandemics. But thanks to groundbreaking research in the field of computer modelling, new technology may allow future generations to track, predict and avert the outbreak of deadly contagious diseases.
Robots from all over the world are competing in the DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) Subterranean Challenge Systems Competition, which opened on Thursday, in mining tunnels under Pittsburgh.
8th Int'l Conference on Nanoscience & Technology held in Beijing
2019 Int'l Competition of Autonomous Walking Intelligent Robots kicks off in Beijing
Marine biologist says keeping oceans healthy more critical than ever
Egyptian youth launch project to upcycle plastic materials
A new Guinness record! World's longest spiral highway tunnel in N. China
Decades on, China's medical teams help resurrect public health in Africa
Economic Watch: Pro-growth measures help underpin Chinese economy
WSJ false report on Huawei refuted by Uganda, Zambia
Chinese mainland youths support HKSAR govt in stopping violence, riots
Over 470,000 people in Hong Kong say "no" to violence
Moody's lowers economic growth forecast for Latin America
Chinese president attends G20 summit
Xi pays state visit to DPRK