Science and Technology

Shameful for Canada, UK to follow US on Huawei

Left Review Online June 22, 2020

Shameful for Canada, UK to follow US on Huawei

A secret report from the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS), released recently among other court documents, indicated that there was advanced communication between the CSIS and the US FBI ahead of the December 2018 arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou at Vancouver International Airport. In response, Chinese Foreign...more

US firms to cooperate with Huawei on 5G standards

Ma Jingjing June 21, 2020

US firms to cooperate with Huawei on 5G standards

The US Department of Commerce announced a new rule on Monday allowing US companies to cooperate with Chinese technology company Huawei on 5G telecom standards. Analysts said the move shows that the US has realized the cost of refusing to cooperate with the world's largest patent contributor to...more

Nobel Peace Prize to Cuban doctors continues to gain supporters

Milagros Pichardo Perez June 17, 2020

Nobel Peace Prize to Cuban doctors continues to gain supporters

More than 40 European organizations are backing a proposal to award the Nobel Peace Prize to Cuban Doctors (medical brigades) of the Henry Reeve Contingent, for their contribution to the global battle against COVID-19. Launched April 28 by the associations Cuba Linda and France Cuba, the initiative has...more

E. China’s Shandong Province aims secure quantum communications, building network

Left Review Online May 18, 2020

E. China’s Shandong Province aims secure quantum communications, building network

Beijing, China. Jinan, the capital of East China's Shandong Province aims to build up a secure quantum fiber link connecting the province, ramping up efforts to nurture the nascent cutting-edge technology to world-class level. Jinan's mayor Sun Shutao said in a local government report that the city, aiming...more

Read the past, know the future

Wang Wen May 1, 2020

Read the past, know the future

Former British prime minister Winston Churchill once said: "The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see." The COVID-19 pandemic has repeatedly broken people's previous assumptions. At first, people thought it was just a new SARS, then it was predicted to likely come...more

Intelligent tech’s contribution and growth amid COVID-19 prevention

Mei Xinyu April 27, 2020

Intelligent tech’s contribution and growth amid COVID-19 prevention

Intelligent technology has played an important role in China's fight against the coronavirus outbreak with rapid development and application of innovative products, most of which may become industrial giants and generate vital strength for future economic growth. Innovation has always been a crucial resource for the growth of...more

AI tools developed to predict COVID-19 case severity: Research

Left Review Online April 5, 2020

AI tools developed to predict COVID-19 case severity: Research

An artificial intelligence (AI) model which can predict whether a COVID-19 patient will experience a severe illness has been jointly developed by researchers from China and the US. The research was based on 53 patients from China and its findings were 70 to 80 percent accurate. "The predictive...more

China and South American region eye cooperation in science and technology

Maria Jose Haro Sly January 25, 2020

China and South American region eye cooperation in science and technology

When a project develops new technologies, lasts more than 30 years, and is realized with two completely different countries located on the antipodes of the globe, a "community of shared future" is created. That is the case with CBERS, the China-Brazil Earth Resources Satellite program that recently put...more

China successfully verifies drag-free satellite control technology

Left Review Online January 23, 2020

China successfully verifies drag-free satellite control technology

Beijing. China recently completed an in-flight verification for satellite drag-free control technology, marking a step forward in the country's space-based gravitational wave detection program. State-owned China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) confirmed the successful verification with the Tianqin-1, the country's first satellite for space-based gravitational wave detection,...more

Scientists find chicken-sized dinosaur in China

Liu Xuanzun & Zhao Yusha November 29, 2019

Scientists find chicken-sized dinosaur in China

Beijing. An international research team led by a Chinese dinosaur scientist announced on Tuesday the discovery of a new species of dinosaur that roamed North China in the early Cretaceous period. The fossil of the dinosaur called Xunmenglong yingliangis was found in the Huajiying Formation of North China....more

China develops new traction motor for 400 km/h high-speed trains

Left Review Online September 22, 2019

China develops new traction motor for 400 km/h high-speed trains

Beijing. A new type of traction motor, which can drive high-speed trains with a speed of 400 kilometers an hour, was successfully developed by a Chinese company. CRRC Zhuzhou Electric Co., LTD. announced on Tuesday that it is the first time China's high-speed trains have a permanent magnet...more

China to cooperate globally for advancing smart technology

Chu Daye for Global Times September 2, 2019

China to cooperate globally for advancing smart technology

Beijing. International cooperation in smart technologies will continue as no country can do it alone despite the rising trend of trade protectionism around the world, said attendees at the ongoing 2019 Smart China Expo (SCE). Chinese President Xi Jinping said in his congratulation letter to the event that...more

China mulls tougher law on gene studies

Deng Xiaoci for Global Times April 22, 2019

China mulls tougher law on gene studies

Beijing. In a latest move to tighten its regulation on studies of human genes and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, China is mulling formulating a special section in its overarching law governing legal disputes following the scandal over gene-edited babies and the AI face-stitching technology controversy. The draft civil...more

Netizens hail Party theory learning app for rich content

Zhang Han & Chen Qingqing April 1, 2019

Netizens hail Party theory learning app for rich content

Beijing. Many Chinese netizens said they are amazed by the rich content on the Xuexiqiangguo app, which literally means "Learning builds a strong country," noting the app is more informative and entertaining than merely serving as a channel to teach Party theory to members of the Communist Party of...more

Best Scientists and Technicians of the DPRK for 2018 Selected

Left Review Online March 20, 2019

Best Scientists and Technicians of the DPRK for 2018 Selected

Pyongyang, (KCNA). Five persons were selected as the best scientists and technicians of the state for 2018 in the DPRK. They are Yun Won Nam, former vice-director of a research institute of Pyongyang Medical College of Kim Il Sung University, Pak Ji Min, vice-rector of IT College of...more