A Columbia University study released on Wednesday said women who had infections early in pregnancy may be twice likely to have a child with autism.
Penguins are much older than previously thought and their evolution probably dates back to dinosaur times, according to a study of a giant ancient penguin fossil found in New Zealand.
German solar energy researchers have developed a new type of multicrystalline photovoltaic (PV) cell with a record efficiency of 21.9 percent.
Joint cooperation on environmental protection in the past three years between Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei province has resulted in significantly improved air quality in the region.
Agreements on 10 relocation and investment projects, worth 31.2 billion yuan ($4.5 billion), were signed at a financial capital matchmaking symposium between 200 Beijing-based companies and 30 development zones in Tianjin and Hebei province.
The return expectations of many Chinese investors have dropped while property investment remains a priority among younger investors in terms of financial planning, a survey showed on Thursday.
Didi-backed Ofo, China's largest bike-sharing operator, doesn't have docks, so users can just drop and ride whenever they like.
Former International Monetary Fund (IMF) president Rodrigo Rato was on Thursday found guilty of the misappropriation of funds and given a four-and-a-half year prison sentence.
A new travel card will enable passengers to use all metro systems throughout Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei province by the end of this year.