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World 02 Sep 2020 | 7:38 PM

Australian researchers use AI to identify disease-causing genes in world-first

CANBERRA, Sept. 2 (Xinhua) -- Researchers from Australia's national science agency have achieved a world-first by processing genomic data using artificial intelligence (AI).

World 10 Sep 2020 | 2:20 AM

Mexican airport site emerges as major graveyard of Ice Age mammoths

ZUMPANGO, Mexico (Reuters) - Amid busy construction crews racing to build an airport in Mexico, scientists are unearthing more and more mammoth skeletons in what has quickly become one of the world's biggest concentrations of the now-extinct relative of modern elephants.

World 16 Sep 2020 | 12:29 AM

Discover China: Unveiling "Oriental Pompeii" on ancient Silk Road

URUMQI, Sept. 15 (Xinhua) -- Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in June launched a project to preserve the site of the ancient Loulan, dubbed "Oriental Pompeii," investing some 9.42 million yuan (about 1.4 million U.S. dollars).

World 17 Sep 2020 | 1:56 AM

Saudi Arabia uncovers ancient footprints

RIYADH, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- Saudi Arabia's Heritage Commission announced on Wednesday the discovery of ancient human and animal footprints dating back more than 120,000 years in Tabuk in northern Saudi Arabia.

World 17 Sep 2020 | 5:24 AM

Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Sept. 16

BAGHDAD -- The total number of COVID-19 infections in Iraq on Wednesday reached 303,059, as health ministry's officials warned that the upcoming two months will be crucial to the spread of the pandemic.

World 22 Sep 2020 | 1:10 AM

Avenue of ancient Chinese capital unearthed in central China

ZHENGZHOU, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Archaeologists have unearthed a 2.5-km-long avenue dating back nearly 2,000 years on the site of the ancient capital of Luoyang in central China's Henan Province.