Archiv für 'Wissenschaft'

Paper mills: companies that churn out fake scientific manuscripts to order

Monday, 29.3.2021

“… Now this plague has eroded into the international medical journals …” The fight against fake-paper factories that churn out sham science (Nature)

China Gives Unproven Covid-19 Vaccines to Thousands, With Risks Unknown

Sunday, 27.9.2020

Quelle: NYT

Ancient DNA is revealing the genetic landscape of people who first settled East Asia

Sunday, 27.9.2020

Quelle: The Conversation

First monkey clones created in Chinese laboratory

Thursday, 25.1.2018

Von Helen Briggs. Quelle: BBC.


Tuesday, 17.10.2017

Tiangong 1: Chinas Raumstation stürzt unkontrolliert ab (

Shaving mouse brains into 15,000 ultrathin slices with a diamond blade

Friday, 18.8.2017

China launches brain-imaging factory Von David Cyranoski (Nature).

China erkundet Geoengineering

Monday, 7.8.2017

Von James Temple. Quelle:

Chinese scientists create biggest virtual universe with world’s fastest computer

Friday, 28.7.2017

Von Stephen Chen. Quelle: South China Morning Post.

Chinese museum offers $19,000 for every word decoded from mysterious ancient prophecy texts

Friday, 28.7.2017

Von Jamie Seidel. Quelle: Vgl. ????????????????
(Xinlang Wang).

Es war ihnen möglich, besseres Essen zu bekommen

Wednesday, 12.7.2017

Archäologen haben 5.000 Jahre alte Riesen in China entdeckt Von Franziska Fleischer (

Chinese Scientist [Zhu Qingshi] Lambasts Lecturer for Supporting Superstition

Tuesday, 20.6.2017

Expert says espousing unproven beliefs like the concept of ‘qi’ will mislead the Chinese public. Von Yan Jie. Quelle: Sixth Tone.


Sunday, 18.6.2017

Chinese Deal Maker Held in Corruption Probe Anbang Chairman Wu Xiaohui was detained by Chinese authorities investigating corruption and trying to curb risky financial behavior. Von James T. Areddy (WSJ).

China’s Artificial-Intelligence Boom

Saturday, 18.2.2017

“… starting to surpass American ones when it comes to researching and implementing AI …” Von Sarah Zhang. Quelle: The Atlantic.

Anxious Chinese parents cause gene testing boom as they try to discover young children’s talents

Monday, 13.2.2017

Von Neil Connor. Quelle: Telegraph. Vgl. ????????????? (

Beidou: China’s alternative to GPS reviewed in report for US Congressional commission

Saturday, 28.1.2017

Von Andrew Jones. Quelle:

Peking University Loses Plagiarism Lawsuit

Friday, 20.1.2017

“… suspicions that her dissertation — which dealt with French journalism in 1775 — showed signs of plagiarism …” Von Matthew Walsh. Quelle: Sixth Tone.

Chinesische Raumfahrt: Der Wachwechsel im All hat begonnen

Thursday, 12.1.2017

Von Gerhard Hegmann und Johnny Erling. Quelle: Welt.

‘Yeti’ Prints Suggest Humans Settled in Tibet More Than 7,000 Years Ago

Monday, 9.1.2017

Quelle: WSJ

Sonde auf Mond: China will Weltraumforschung zügig vorantreiben

Tuesday, 27.12.2016

Quelle: NZZ/AP.

The Needham question

Saturday, 24.12.2016

Those who control the past… What China claims to have invented “Golf, football—you name it …” (The Economist). Vgl. 寻找中国的“第五大发明” 中科院自然科学史所研究确定我国古代重要科技发明创造88项 (Keji Ribao).

Xi Jinping wants both academic excellence and tighter grip on campuses. Go figure

Monday, 19.12.2016

Von Cary Huang. Quelle: SCMP.

China universities must become Communist party ’strongholds’, says Xi Jinping

Saturday, 10.12.2016

Von Tom Phillips. Quelle: Guardian.

Online-Kredit? Nur gegen Nacktfotos!

Wednesday, 7.12.2016

Quelle: Stern

Höhlenforscher entdecken massive Senklöcher in China

Monday, 5.12.2016

Quelle: SZ

Archaeologists unearth 1000-year-old ruins in China

Monday, 21.11.2016

Quelle: The Hindu.