Saturday, October 31, 2015
Mainland China will begin work on the world's largest super-collider in 2020, a mega-machine aimed at increasing understanding of the elusive Higgs boson, state-run media reported Thursday.
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The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) plans to invest NT$2 billion (US$61.3 million) in the research and development of next-generation vehicles over the next four years, with the aim of stimulating the development of higher value added manufacturing industries in the country, a ministry official said.
The idea, for many, may be too hard to swallow.
Friday, October 30, 2015
Stunned scientists announced Wednesday the unexpected discovery of large quantities of oxygen on a comet which streaked past the sun in August with a European spacecraft in tow.
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Monday, October 26, 2015
Princeton University said farewell to late mathematician and faculty member John Nash, whose life and battle with schizophrenia were chronicled in the Russell Crowe movie "A Beautiful Mind," with a day of remembrance events and a panel discussion about him on Saturday.
Friday, October 23, 2015
Two years after personal genetics startup 23andMe was ordered by U.S. authorities to stop selling its DNA test kits, a revamped product has gained market approval, the company said Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity is about to celebrate its 100th anniversary, and his revolutionary hypothesis has withstood the test of time, despite numerous expert attempts to find flaws.
Monday, October 19, 2015
The Canadian company ImmerVision Inc., which has been developing panoramic optical imaging technology for 14 years, is looking to partner with Taiwanese companies in its latest push into the mobile device market.
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
From a camera-enabled collar dubbed the "smartphone" for dogs to a calorie-counting "smart cup," health and lifestyle technology is at the forefront of what's on show at the Hong Kong Electronics Fair this week.
Saturday, October 10, 2015
Scientists said Wednesday they had grown rudimentary human kidney tissue from stem cells, a key step towards the Holy Grail of fully functional, lab-made transplant organs.