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Intense training

The Chinese Armed Police Force in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region launches the third-quarter “Devil‘s Week” extreme training in a new and complicated environment, including dense forests, strange waters and coastal shoals. Photo: IC  

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Large field

Twelve Democratic presidential hopefuls prepare to debate in the fourth Democratic Party debate of the 2020 presidential campaign hosted by The New York Times and CNN at Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio on Tuesday. Photo: AFP   RELATED ARTICLES:

The US may build the greatest economic bubble in history

The US may build the greatest economic bubble in history

  Trump Photo:Xinhua US President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that “We now have the greatest Economy in history!” But a key issue is whether the US is going to face the biggest economic bubble in history. No one can preside over “the greatest economy in history” while fighting a trade […]

China issues anti-pollution plan for north region

China issues anti-pollution plan for north region

File photo: Xinhua  Chinese authorities published a comprehensive plan to control air pollution in Beijing, Tianjin, North China‘s Hebei Province as well as surrounding areas which could experience heavy air pollution in autumn and winter. The plan issued by the Ministry of Ecology and Environment said the average PM 2.5 […]

Nation‘s ‘power bank‘ to function in Antarctic

Nation‘s ‘power bank‘ to function in Antarctic

The Kunlun team and the Taishan team of China‘s 35th Antarctic expedition move amid a blizzard in Antarctica, Feb. 3, 2019. The Kunlun team and the Taishan team of China‘s 35th Antarctic expedition left the Taishan Station for Zhongshan Station, which is some 520 kilometers away. They are expected to […]

Decaying vegetation gives river inky color

Decaying vegetation gives river inky color

A mesmerizing plume creates a paradox of light and dark, brilliant and murky. The dark water of the Suwannee River flows from the Okefenokee Swamp in southern Georgia to the Gulf of Mexico in Florida. The river‘s inky color comes from decaying vegetation at the river‘s swampy source. Photo: VCG […]

Koepka leads the big guns

Koepka leads the big guns

Brooks Koepka rolls a putt during the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open on October 3 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo: VCG The US PGA Tour kicks off its new-look Asian Swing in South Korea on Thursday with the world‘s top golfers lured by megabucks in three tournaments with no cuts. […]

Study shows how brain manages pain

Study shows how brain manages pain

Pain perception is essential for survival, but how much something hurts can sometimes be amplified or suppressed: for example, soldiers who sustain an injury in battle often recall not feeling anything at the time. A hand holds the only known fossilized skull of the extinct Chilecebus, a tiny prehistoric primate […]

Raw meat pet food may contain bacteria harmful to humans

Raw meat pet food may contain bacteria harmful to humans

Increasingly popular raw meat meals for dogs and cats may be full of multi-drug resistant bacteria, posing a serious risk to animals and humans, scientists reported on Wednesday. Pet dogs compete during the race session of a pet dog competition in San Francisco, the United States, on Sept. 14, 2019. […]

First all-female spacewalk to happen this week

First all-female spacewalk to happen this week

After an infamous spacesuit flub earlier this year that resulted in accusations of sexism, NASA now plans to carry out the first all-female spacewalk this week, it said on Tuesday. NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine (L) welcomes Advanced Space Suit Engineer Kristine Davis, who wears the Exploration Extravehicular Mobility Unit (xEMU) […]