Alle Einträge vom 14.9.2006

Shaw-Preis für den Mathematiker Wu Wentsun (87)

Thursday, 14.9.2006

“The US$1 million Shaw Prize was established by film and television mogul and philanthropist Sir Run Run Shaw in November 2002 to honor scientists who have achieved breakthroughs in academic and scientific research or application and whose work has benefited mankind …” Quelle: The Standard.


Chinese premier arrives in Germany for working visit

Thursday, 14.9.2006

Quelle: Xinhua.


Justice at the Click of a Mouse

Thursday, 14.9.2006

“… The software, tested for two years in a court in Zibo, a city in the eastern coastal province of Shandong, covered about 100 different crimes, including robbery, rape, murder and state security offences, the South China Morning Post said, citing the software’s developer, Qin Ye … Judges enter details of a case and the system produces a sentence … Chinese court rulings are often decided by ‘trial committees’ made up of judges and Communist Party officials …” Quelle: NYT/ Reuters.


Wasser

Thursday, 14.9.2006

Reich ohne Wasser 340 Millionen Chinesen haben kein sauberes Trinkwasser. Der Weltwasserkongress in Peking sucht nach Lösungen. Von Kirstin Wenk und Johnny Erling (Die Welt).