China’s first national standard for express delivery drone service will be effective from January 1, 2021

China’s first national standard for express delivery drone service will be effective from January 1, 2021 By Press   30 December 2020 The Specification for Express Delivery Service by Unmanned Aircraft (the “Standard”) issued by the State Post Bureau of PRC will be effective from January 1st, 2021. The Standard was jointly formulated by industry-leading players including EHang (Nasdaq: […]

France, China developing biologically engineered supersoldiers: report

France, China developing biologically engineered supersoldiers: report By Paula Froelich December 19, 2020 | 5:16pm |   Shutterstock Just two weeks after it was announced China was developing biologically enhanced super soldiers, France has joined the fray in creating terminator troops that can be “bred to kill” according to a new report. Last week, France gave the go-ahead for augmented soldiers, and […]

Chinese quantum computer completes 2.5-billion-year task in minutes

Chinese quantum computer completes 2.5-billion-year task in minutes By Michael Irving   December 06, 2020 A diagram of an optical circuit, where photons (red) are sent through a maze of beam splitters and mirrors and a quantum computer like Jiuzhang calculates the output Researchers in China claim to have achieved quantum supremacy, the point where a quantum […]