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/ May 31, 2018

China issues rules to get tough on academic integrity

China has issued new guidelines to enforce academic integrity in science that include plans to "record and assess" the conduct of scientists and institutions and punish anyone guilty of misconduct, state news agency Xinhua reported. The guidelines, released on Wednesday by the ruling Communist Party ...

China launches first privately designed rocket

/ May 17, 2018

China launches first privately designed rocket

China launched its first privately developed rocket on Thursday, the latest milestone in its ambitious space exploration program. Since coming to office in 2012, President Xi Jinping has made becoming a "space flight superpower" a top priority for the Chinese government, which has a goal ...