Military engineers have made a breakthrough in electromagnetic rail gun technology, surpassing the US.
The technology used to power the giant container could prove safer and more efficient than the uranium reactors currently used to power warships
Game-changing microwave drone weapon could see a permanent shift in military power balance.
Simulated war game shows new US stealth bomber may fall foul of missiles using the ‘Qian Xuesen trajectory’.
Believed to be the first in the world, the new branch reports to high levels of the PLA, paper shows.
Scientists in China are developing a new way to target underwater enemies and defend the country’s coastline.
Engine technology breakthrough means China can now produce military drones for a fraction of the price.
Scientists have developed a breakthrough surface material previously thought to be impossible.
Researchers said Abyss will be able to reach depths of thousands of metres, beyond the range of most detection systems.
Researchers say the breakthrough battery could power futuristic high energy weaponry using existing production lines.
New semiconductor uses gallium nitride despite export bans by the US government blocking high powered gallium-based semiconductors to China.
Military scientists are experimenting with a prototype that uses magnetic plasma rings to manipulate distant objects in space.
Defence researchers say sensors identify extremely small surface vibrations produced by a low-frequency sound source in the open sea.
Giant electromagnetic launcher can accelerate a missile-size projectile to extremely high speed in the blink of an eye, according to scientists.
Extremely low frequency electromagnetic signal produced by speeding subs can be picked up by available devices, researchers say.
New cooling system for high-energy laser weapons could change the face of battle, researchers say
Theorised hypersonic tungsten rod weapon might not be as effective as previously thought
AI-powered machines are taking on some of hardest jobs on the world’s biggest high-speed railway network.
Quantum physicists gain huge scientific advances through cooperation despite US-led sanctions.
More than 600,000 stations added by China in three months to June, compared with 100,000 for US in 2019-2021.
‘Powerful’ new evidence connects hominin activity to the rise of Chinese culture.
Despite physical and geopolitical challenges, China planted a listening device in the Arctic Ocean for the first time and says it worked better than expected.
Advanced marine probes that can endure extreme conditions are helping scientists learn more about the infamous Kuroshio extension.
A study of artificial light clusters shows the region’s centre of economic gravity moving northwest by an average 145 metres per day.
Assessment of weapons has focused mostly on combat capabilities in a regional conflict but the PLA is now factoring in a ‘total war’ scenario.
Taihang machine used to replace worn-out bridge section on the Shuohuang railway line in Hebei province without interrupting railway service: CRCC.
Machine which has accuracy of more than 90 per cent could help locate deposits along the Tibetan border, scientists say.
Breakthroughs in electromagnetic launch technology pave the way for a nuclear-powered warship to carry rail gun, laser and high-powered microwave: Ma Weiming.
Technology has several advantages over uranium reactors, including better safety, reduced waste, improved fuel efficiency and suitability for use in arid areas.
Researchers say radioactive pollutants from Marshall Islands testing in the Cold War are still arriving on Pacific Ocean currents.