Incivil acts at workplace such as sarcastic comments, rudeness or demeaning language will adversely affect the sleep of not only an employee but also his or her spouse, a new study from Portland State University (PSU) in the U.S. state of Oregon shows.
A Northwestern University (NU) study found that while exercise generally improved women's mood and body satisfaction, women felt even better if the instructor made motivational comments that focused on strength and health instead of on losing weight or changing the appearance of one's body.
American, Chinese researchers have developed a new type of adhesive that can attach and painlessly detach wound dressings, skin drug delivery devices and wearable robotics.
Public awareness of the impact of autism has been increasing, but there are still many aspects of the disease that are poorly understood by doctors and scientists. Chinese researchers have made a breakthrough by finding the functions of an important gene in brain development, and that its deficiency can cause autism.
China will boost its geroscience research and develop more geroscience-related academic disciplines to respond to its ageing population, according to a symposium Saturday.
Researchers have discovered a human protein that helps fight the Ebola virus, according to a study jointly conducted by Northwestern University, Georgia State University, University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and the Gladstone Institutes.
China's Antarctic research expedition team unloads supplies from icebreaker Xuelong
Chinese museum embarks on science, technology exhibition in Cambodia
Pic story: exoskeleton robot brings hope to paralyzed people, the aged
Yamal LNG project reaches full production capacity
Coldness brings beauty to NE China
Chinese-built bridge opens to traffic in Norway
Xinhua Headlines: Past and present: 40 years of change in the lives of the Chinese people
"Yellow Vests" stage more protests against Macron's policy, but participant number drops
Feature: Palestinian woman artist uses fruit, spices to color paintings
Spotlight: E-book platform strengthens mutual understanding between China, Arab countries
Egypt uncovers intact 4,400-year-old pharaonic tomb near Giza pyramids
President Xi visits Spain, Argentina, Panama, Portugal, attends G20 summit
President Xi attends APEC meeting, visits Papua New Guinea, Brunei, Philippines