Renowned Chinese quantum physicist Pan Jianwei is this year's ZEISS Research Award for his contributions to the field of optical quantum information.
The 500-meter-diameter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), China's mega-science project and the world's largest single-dish radio observatory, has embarked on the search for extraterrestrial intelligence.
China will expedite new infrastructure development, including information networks, in an effort to boost industrial growth and upgrade consumption. The decision was made on Tuesday at the State Council's executive meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang.
The current wave of coronavirus outbreak in Japan is due to imported cases from the U.S. and Europe, according to Japanese researchers.
The U.S. government's proposed new restrictions on exports of certain semiconductor and aircraft components to China would hurt the interests of U.S. companies and further disrupt the global supply chain, experts said on Tuesday.
Claims that the novel coronavirus came from China's National Biosafety Laboratory at the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV) were groundless and contradict all available evidence, said lab director Yuan Zhiming in a recent written interview with Reuters.
A new drug for Alzheimer's disease developed by Chinese researchers has won approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to undergo clinical trials on patients overseas.
A new generation domestic medium-low-speed magnetic levitation (maglev) train reached a top speed of 160 km per hour and passed a medium-speed test Tuesday in central China's Hunan Province, a major step before it begins formal operations.
Chinese scientists have developed a skin-like integrated optoelectronic system that can be used as a wearable device for blood pressure monitoring.
An Australian research clinic revealed on Tuesday it will seek volunteers to trial a COVID-19 vaccine developed by China-based global biotechnology company, Clover Biopharmaceuticals.
Chinese scientists said on Monday that it is very unlikely the novel coronavirus was man-made, and finding patient zero is a formidable task that requires global collaboration to succeed.
The digital currency research institute of the PBOC confirmed earlier this month that China has started testing its government-backed digital currency in some regions before it is introduced to the public.
China has wasted no time since the coronavirus outbreak in informing the World Health Organization (WHO) of the epidemic situation, sharing the genome sequence of the virus and other information with the world, and advancing international cooperation, said a health expert.
A Chinese expert said on Monday that COVID-19 is unlikely to go away in summer, noting that the temperature is not hot enough to lead to a significant reduction in COVID-19 cases.
Chinese tech giant Tencent has utilized its artificial intelligence (AI) technology in the medical sector to aid the fight against the COVID-19 outbreak.
A screenshot of the mobile wallet of China’s digital currency in testing that recently spread online has sparked intense interest from home and abroad and many environmentalists especially have praised the e-currency for being more environmentally friendly.
China is constructing the largest steerable radio telescope in Asia with a 70-meter-diameter antenna to receive data from its first Mars exploration mission which is expected to be launched this year.
New research on COVID-19 patients in China shows that the virus persists longer in patients' stool than in the respiratory tissue.
China will update its internet TV network infrastructure to promote the Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) based services, authorities announced Sunday.
A manufacturing complex for China's Kuaizhou-series carrier rockets in Wuhan, Hubei province, will be put into operation soon, China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp.
China on Saturday launched the commercial use of a blockchain-based service network (BSN) as the country strives to promote the development of blockchain technology and explore innovations in the digital economy, according to the State Information Center (SIC).
In a major step forward in fighting cervical cancer, a human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine developed by Chinese researchers will be widely available in the country for women under the age of 45 in May.
As many satellite startups plan to launch small satellites into Low-Earth Orbit (LEO) to provide global broadband internet services, a Chinese satellite provider now suggests 5G speeds.
A significant lack of oxygen may be the cause of the largest mass extinctions of marine life in Earth's history some 252 million years ago, researchers have found.
A total of 508 volunteers, in the second phase trial of the adenovirus vector vaccine, have been administered with injections and are now under observation. If things proceed as planned, the vaccine will be unblinded in May this year.
An international team of researchers have found that Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is related to sleeping disorder through brain imaging analysis.
The Space Day of China, which falls on April 24, is more special this year, as it marks the 50th anniversary of the successful launch of Dongfanghong-1, the country's first man-made satellite.
A Beijing-based producer gained approval from the health authorities on Wednesday for its self-developed multi-use protective clothing, which is expected to greatly outcompete ordinary protective clothing in the level of protection and cost savings.
China's first Mars exploration mission has been named Tianwen-1, announced the China National Space Administration (CNSA) on Friday, China's Space Day.
All available evidence to date suggests that the novel coronavirus, which has caused the ongoing pandemic, has a natural animal origin and is not a manipulated or constructed virus, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in a daily situation report on Thursday.