Ignition test for latest rocket engine roaring success

China has conducted the first ignition test for the world's most powerful solid-propellant rocket engine, according to the Academy of Aerospace Solid Propulsion Technology in Xi'an, Shaanxi province.The academy, a subsidiary of the State-owned space giant China Aerospace Science and…

Party leadership session to review key resolution

The Red Boat on Nanhu Lake in Zhejiang province's Jiaxing is an icon in the history of the Communist Party of China. [Photo provided to China Daily] The core leadership of the Communist Party of China reiterated on Monday the…

Kids stepping up to plate as MLB's efforts reap rewards

"Let's play ball!" was the roar from the kids as the fall season of the MLB Cup Open Youth Baseball Tournament swung into action over the weekend at Guangzhou Tianhe Sports Center in Guangdong province.Over 29 teams across three age…

IOC President, Greece convey warm wishes to Beijing for 2022 Winter Olympics

OLYMPIA, Greece - International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach and Greek officials conveyed best wishes for a successful Games from the birthplace of the Olympic movement ahead of the lighting ceremony of the Olympic flame that will burn for…

Olympic flame for Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games lit in Greece

The Olympic flame for Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games was lit at the birthplace of the Games in Ancient Olympia, Greece, on Monday.The flame then will begin its journey from Olympia to Beijing for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games.During the…

Perseverance is already making history on Mars — here’s what we discovered

There are three major milestones that we’re particularly excited about In the short time since NASA’s Perseverance rover landed in Mars’ Jezero Crater on Feb. 18, 2021, it’s already made history. At the moment, Mars and the Earth are on…