China

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Genetic engineering and human-animal hybrids

It seems likely that more and more gene editing and other controversial practices will take place in a variety of regulated and unregulated circumstances. It may be the case that little progress is made until the types of problems outlined above become all too real.

China-Africa science and technology collaboration increasing

An investigation into how China works together with various African countries in the fields of science and technology. Researchers looked at the amount of patents and research publications published jointly.

Niger will use drones to protect almost extinct addax antelopes

Niger turns to drones to protect endangered addax antelopes.

The world's first genetically edited babies

We don't know anything about the health of the baby girls who are reported to have been born. But it's clear scientists around the world are shocked.

New startup hub in Kigali

New electronic World Trade Platform (eWTP) has been opened in Kigali. It is the brainchild of Alibaba Group founder and executive chairman, Jack Ma.

Jack Ma set to retire in 2019, names Daniel Zhang as his successor

Jack Ma announces that Daniel Zhang will succeed him in 2019 as Chairman. Ma will stay on the Board of Directors until 2020.

Jack Ma is not retiring

Despite a report by the New York Times, Alibaba Group has said that Jack Ma will not be retiring from the company but rather, he will be announcing succession plans.