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  • China no longer reliant on satellite image imports

    2013-01-09 19:22

    China's first high-resolution, stereo mapping satellite Ziyuan III meets international standards, ridding the country of its reliance on imports of satellite images.

  • China selects 4th Antarctic station

    2013-01-08 14:36

    China's Antarctic expedition team has completed a survey of the site for the nation's fourth Antarctic station during its 29th visit to the planet's southernmost area.

  • China to boost biotech industry

    2013-01-06 18:57

    The Chinese government will give a boost to the biotechnology industry in order to tackle problems related to population growth, food safety, energy conservation and environmental protection, the State Council said Sunday.

  • China to subsidize solar firms

    2013-01-04 20:17

    China has announced renewed plans to give subsidies to solar projects, under a plan to install solar panels in rooftops.

  • Brain researchers off to head start in age-old quest

    2013-01-03 00:45

    Khaitovich, 40, is group leader of the Max Planck Society Partner Institute for Computational Biology. His research group currently has two goals: To find out why humans are smarter than other species, and to better understand the aging process.

  • First Chinese TWAS president takes office

    2013-01-01 22:55

    Dr. Bai Chunli took office on Tuesday as the president of the Academy of Science for the Developing World (TWAS), becoming the first Chinese national heading the organization.

  • China spends 10b yuan on science public education

    2012-12-31 21:28

    Of the 10.63 billion yuan, 5.894 billion was spent on science public education activities, 2.197 billion went to building venues, with the rest on administration and other items.

  • Beidou helps put region on the map

    2012-12-28 01:23

    China's homegrown navigation network Beidou was launched for civilians in Asia-Pacific on Thursday.Unique services attractive to firms

  • Beidou's unique services attractive to Chinese companies

    2012-12-28 03:06

    Although Beidou is a latecomer in the world's navigation market, Chinese companies have set their eyes on the unique services provided by the system.

  • Beidou system starts service in Asia-Pacific

    2012-12-27 13:47

    China's indigenous Beidou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) on Thursday began providing services to users in the Asia-Pacific region

  • Microsoft plans to open more retail stores in 2013

    2012-12-27 05:19

    Microsoft on Wednesday unveiled locations of the first six new retail stores it plans to open in 2013, indicating that the company will continue to expand its retail coverage in the new year.

  • China to send women into the deep ocean

    2012-12-21 14:57

    China will recruit six oceanauts, including two females, as the country continues its exploration of the deep sea, Beijing Daily reported on Friday.

  • Group a building block for Africa

    An unusually heavy downpour hit Durban for two days before the BRICS summit's debut on African soil, but interest for a better platform for emerging markets were still sparked at the summit.