China's 'bat woman' warns animals carry more deadly Covid-like viruses

Shi Zhengli

A world-renowned Chinese virologist has warned that bats in China and other South Asian countries harbor more Covid-like viruses that can be transmitted to humans. Dr. Known as the ‘bat woman’ for her ability to detect coronaviruses in bats, Shi Zheng-Li warned that other strains…

Blockchain's been a Bust for China's 'Blockchain 50' Public Companies

Blockchain's been a Bust for China's 'Blockchain 50' Public Companies

Remember the Blockchain 50 Index pioneered by China’s Shenzhen Stock Exchange at the beginning of 2020? The index comprises the top 50 public firms that claim to be affiliated with blockchain. It harkens back to the beginning of the year when China had announced its…

China's launch of remote-sensing optical satellite fails to reach orbit

China's launch of remote-sensing optical satellite fails to reach orbit

China’s attempt to send an optical satellite to orbit has ended in failure after the rocket took off from a launch centre. The remote-sensing satellite, Jilin-1 Gaofen 02C, was launched aboard the Kuaizhou-1A carrier rocket at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center at 1.02pm on Saturday….

China's typhoon detection drone makes test flight

China's typhoon detection drone makes test flight

China has launched new weapon against natural disasters – a drone which can detect typhoons before they strike land. The superpower’s Wing Loong-10 drone has successfully carried out its first typhoon detection test flight. It comes at the same time as China and Russia are…