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China Launches HD Observation Satellite[Oct 08, 2019]

China sent its observation satellite into space from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in north China's Shanxi Province at 2:51 a.m. Saturday (Beijing Time). As part of the country's high-definition Earth observation project, the microwave remote sensing satellite is capable of providing photographs with a resolution of less than a meter.

oceanographic research;Xiangyanghong 01;

China's Research Vessel Returns to Qingdao After Completing Arctic Expedition[Oct 08, 2019]

China's oceanographic research vessel, Xiangyanghong 01, has returned to Qingdao, a coastal city in the eastern province of Shandong, after completing the country's 10th Arctic research expedition. Carrying a team of scientists, the vessel spent 49 days at sea and sailed more than 10,300 nautical miles, reaching 76.02 degrees north latitude.

publishing ethnics;self-discipline;academic misconduct;academic publishing

Academic Publishing Ethics Guidelines Issued in China[Sep 29, 2019]

The China Association for Science and Technology (CAST) has released a set of guidelines to enhance self-discipline of scientific research and prevent academic misconduct. In eight chapters, the document titled "Ethical Standards for Scientific Journal Publishing," outlines ethical principles for academic writing, peer reviewing, and editing and publishing from the perspective of researchers, reviewers, editors and publishers.

artificial intelligence;AI;

Tsinghua University Unveils Research Center on Big Data Intelligence[Sep 26, 2019]

China's prestigious Tsinghua University has unveiled its Big Data Intelligence Research Center as part of efforts to push forward the development of artificial intelligence (AI). The research center, which is coordinated by the university's Institute of Artificial Intelligence, will focus on the improvement of AI's theoretical research and big data computing method.

Yunhai-1 02;atmospheric and marine environment;space environment;disaster control

China Launches New Satellite for Environment Detection[Sep 25, 2019]

China sent a new satellite into planned orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China's Gobi Desert on Wednesday. The Yunhai-1 02 satellite, launched on a Long March-2D carrier rocket at 8:54 am (Beijing Time), will be mainly used for detecting the atmospheric and marine environment and space environment, as well as disaster control and other scientific experiments.

Yutu-2;lunar rover

China's Lunar Rover Discovers Mysterious Substance on Moon's Far Side[Sep 25, 2019]

China's lunar rover Yutu-2, or Jade Rabbit-2, discovered an unidentified substance in an impact crater on the far side of the moon. The discovery was made during Yutu-2's ninth lunar day of exploration on the moon. The ground controllers designed a driving route for the rover to allow it to conduct scientific detection to the depth of the impact crater and the distribution of the ejecta.


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