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haze;urban heat island;UHI

Scientists Discover Link Between Haze, Urban Heat[Aug 25, 2016]

Chinese scientists said they have discovered a link between haze and the urban heat island (UHI) effect for the first time, which will serve to control air pollution as well as high temperatures in cities, news website caixin.com reported Wednesday. Nature Communication magazine published a research paper online on Tuesday, claiming that nighttime surface UHI across China is largely controlled by the difference in haze levels in urban and rural areas.

science project;National Natural Foundation of China;NSFC

China Funds 18 bln Yuan on Science Projects[Aug 25, 2016]

The National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) has approved funding for 38,160 projects this year, with a total investment of more than 18 billion yuan (2.8 billion U.S.dollars). China has used its science fund to further develop basic science research and elevate the reputation of its academic papers, cutting-edge programs and research achievements.

Large Hadron Collider;LHC;Higgs boson;high physics;CERN

What Will Succeed LHC to Continue Higgs Study?[Aug 24, 2016]

What will succeed the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) to continue the research of Higgs boson and other particles after the world's largest and most powerful particle accelerator finishes its mission? Physicists in Japan, China and the Europe's particle-physics laboratory CERN are trying to offer an answer, according to recent reports about the the International Conference on High Energy Physics in Chicago on Aug. 8.


Chinese Scientists Discover Molecules to Repair Organs[Aug 22, 2016]

Chinese scientists have discovered a small molecule that can regenerate tissue, which in the future could make tissue regeneration much easier for many. The research was led by professor ZHOU Dawang and DENG Xianming of the School of Life Sciences, Xiamen University, and professor YUN Caihong of Peking University.

innovation index;innovation

From Technology to Business: China's Innovation Attempts[Aug 17, 2016]

China has leaped into 25th place on the Global Innovation Index 2016, surpassing another four economies compared to its performance in the last two years. This epitomizes what China has harvested from many consecutive years of innovation efforts. Let's take a close look at the whole picture of China's innovation that has impressed the world.

Yuanwang;Long March

Rocket-carrying Ships Depart for Long March-5 Mission[Aug 17, 2016]

Two rocket-carrying ships on Tuesday departed to pick up and transport the Long March-5 rocket, China's largest carrier rocket scheduled to be launched later this year. Yuanwang-21 and Yuanwang-22 set out for north China's Tianjin Port to pick up containers holding the Long March-5 and will arrive at Qinglan Port in Wenchang in South China's Hainan Province after a seven-day journey.


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