Blue Origin, a private American spaceflight company founded by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, launched its New Shepard on Wednesday, bringing NASA-sponsored payloads into suborbital space for a few minutes of microgravity testing.
Residents of South Australia (SA) have been warned to brace for blackouts with temperatures set to soar to record highs.
Land conservation programs that have converted tens of thousands of acres of agricultural land in the U.S. state of Illinois back to a more natural state appear to have helped some rare birds increase their populations to historic levels, a study found.
An Israeli study said on Tuesday that plants adjust their photosynthesis level to changes in the intensity of sunlight.
Chinese scientists recently published a volume about the country's integrative stratigraphy and timescale, summing up the latest advances in the research area during the last two decades.
A new study led by Chinese and American researchers has found that ocean heating in 2018 grew to a record high, surpassing 2017, which was the previous warmest year ever recorded.
China's fixed-wing aircraft for polar flight lands at Kunlun Station
Three-day Robot Development & Application Expo held in Tokyo
In pics: topographical camera installed on Chang'e-4 probe
Chinese VP calls for structural reform to address global imbalances
China clones gene-edited diseased monkeys
Faster than plane? China builds new "super maglev" train prototype
China Focus: Golden week beckons as billions of Chinese hit the road
China makes progress in streamlining immigration administration
China's deepening reforms "best strategy" to spur sustained growth
China's deepening reforms "best strategy" to spur sustained growth: U.S. economist
Russian denies its missile violates INF treaty
President Xi visits Spain, Argentina, Panama, Portugal, attends G20 summit
President Xi attends APEC meeting, visits Papua New Guinea, Brunei, Philippines