Tech on Human
Thirteen genes that influence hypertension and blood pressure levels have been identified, according to two studies published online Sunday.
Tech on Animal and Plant
The coelacanths were believed to have gone extinct some 70-80 million years ago until a live specimen was found off the east coast of South Africa in 1938. Since then these fish have been found and caught in Madagascar, Mozambique, Tanzania, Kenya, the Comoros and Indonesia.
Tech on Space/Astronomy
The U.S. space shuttle Atlantis lifted off Monday with seven-member crew onboard from Kennedy Space Center in Florida, on a mission to upgrade the 19-year-old Hubble Space Telescope for the last time.
Invention and High－tech
The Tibet Mobile of China Mobile hosted the launching ceremony of TD-SCDMA services in the region on Saturday.
Tech on Environment
Besides doing harm to the Earth, climate change may also worsen symptoms of allergies and asthma, anew study has found.
International Ocean Science, Technology and Industry Exhibition, part of the World Ocean Conference (WOC) open in Manado of Indonesia, May 11, 2009.