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July 07, 2015
New nanogenerator harvests power from rolling tires
Madison WI (SPX) Jul 01, 2015
A group of University of Wisconsin-Madison engineers and a collaborator from China have developed a nanogenerator that harvests energy from a car's rolling tire friction. An innovative method of reusing energy, the nanogenerator ultimately could provide automobile manufacturers a new way to squeeze greater efficiency out of their vehicles. The researchers reported their development, which is the first of its kind, in a paper published in the journal Nano Energy. Xudong Wang, the Harvey D. Spangler ... read more
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Scientists find deepest-ever-dwelling centipede species
It's the centipede from hell - or the centipede trying to dig a hole to China. It's a centipede really far below your feet. ... more

Russia to Launch Large-Scale Space Projects With China
The joint Russian-Chinese talks entailed implementing joint projects in the field, as well as the willingness to synchronize mutual hardware platforms and technological interfaces. "The Chines ... more

IS in Afghanistan on Xi, Putin's summit agenda: China
Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin and other leaders will discuss the threat the Islamic State group poses in Afghanistan at a Eurasian security summit in Russia this week, a Chinese official said Monday. ... more
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Chinese earth station is for exclusively scientific and civilian purposes
The Chinese earth station being built in Argentina's southern Patagonian region is for "exclusively scientific and civilian purposes," said the Argentine government, according to local media Monday. ... more


Japan joins US-Australia war games amid China tensions
The United States and Australia kicked off a massive joint biennial military exercise on Sunday, with Japan taking part for the first time as tensions with China over territorial rows loom over the drills. ... more
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China has nearly finished runway on artifical island in South China Sea
According to new satellite photos, an airstrip being constructed by the Chinese government atop the Fiery Cross Reef could be completed even sooner than expected. The images, taken on June 28, show ... more

Chinese Navy simulates combat missile resupply in first ever drill
According to the Chinese Defence Ministry, Beijing's navy held a military drill to rehearse resupplying missiles in a combat situation, the first of its kind. Conducted in the Yellow Sea between the ... more
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China 'trying to hack into everything': Clinton
Hillary Clinton accused China on Saturday of "trying to hack into everything that doesn't move in America" and stealing government information, in strongly worded comments likely to irk Beijing. ... more

EU leaders 'unlikely' to attend China military parade: ambassador
China's huge military parade to mark the World War II victory over Japan risks stirring resentment, the European Union's ambassador to Beijing said Friday, adding it was "unlikely" top EU institution leaders would attend. ... more

China's influence grows as Russian crisis rocks Central Asia
At a bazaar in Tajikistan's capital Dushanbe, once a far-flung outpost of the Soviet Union, cheap goods from neighbouring China are helping offset the pain caused by Russia's economic meltdown. ... more
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Beijing's South China Sea runway 'nearly complete': US think-tank
Beijing has nearly completed building a 3,000-metre (9,800-foot) airstrip on a reef in disputed waters in the South China Sea, where tensions are mounting with its neighbours, a US think-tank said. ... more

Nearly 2,000 dried chameleons seized in Burkina: officials
More than 1,800 dried chameleons on their way to Asia have been seized in Burkina Faso, officials said Monday. ... more
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China using animals to predict earthquakes: report
Chinese government researchers are using chickens, fish and toads to try to predict earthquakes, media reported. ... more

6.4 magnitude quake kills three in China's Xinjiang
A shallow 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck China's far western region of Xinjiang on Friday, the US Geological Survey said, with three people killed according to Chinese officials. ... more

Dalai Lama birthday celebrations draw support, protests in US
A three-day celebration marking the Dalai Lama's 80th birthday kicked off Sunday, as thousands of supporters - and some protesters - gathered in Anaheim, California to hear the spiritual leader speak. ... more

Chinese tourists boost Thai economy but stir outrage
Accused of urinating in public, spitting on the street, or kicking a sacred temple bell - free-spending Chinese tourists are receiving a mixed welcome as their soaring numbers help the kingdom's creaking economy. ... more

Millions of silver pieces for China's official Christians
Chinese priest Lin Xiuqiang is pleased with his new Catholic church, its tall tower topped with a cross - and grateful to the Communist officials who paid $19 million to build it. ... more
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Brownian motion phenomena of self-powered liquid metal motors
Classical Brownian motion theory was established over one hundred year ago, describing the stochastic collision behaviors between surrounding molecules. Recently, researchers from Technical Institut ... more

The Hypersonic Missile Arm Race
Washington is walking a tightrope in the East Asian region: the Sino-American hypersonic missile arm race may prompt a rapid escalation of tensions between the two sides with certain destabilizing e ... more
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