China's Mars probe Tianwen-1 has traveled 155 million km, according to Zhang Rongqiao, chief designer of China's first Mars exploration mission.
As of 8:30 a.m. on Friday, the probe was in stable condition at a distance of more than 18 million km away from Earth, Zhang said at the ongoing 2020 China Space Conference held in Fuzhou, capital of east China's Fujian Province.
The probe has successfully captured a photo of Earth and the moon, and completed its first mid-course orbital correction and self-check on multiple payloads, Zhang added.
China launched the Mars probe on July 23, kicking off the country's independent planetary exploration mission. The spacecraft, consisting of an orbiter, a lander, and a rover, is expected to reach the red planet around February 2021.
The expected touchdown date is May 2021, about three months after Tianwen-1 arrives in the Mars orbit.
"Reaching Mars' gravitational field and landing on the planet remain the major difficulties, with all kinds of potential risks," Zhang said, adding that the engineering team is still fine-tuning the probe's flight control and preliminary restoration schemes.
Since the invention in the late 19th to early 20th century, television opened the door of endless amusement to humankind. A television (TV) not only makes your family moments more enjoyable but also enhances the aesthetics of your home. The continuing technological advancements have made the TVs smarter, functional, and gorgeous more than ever before. However, the price tags are also soaring at the same pace. But still, some reliable brands are offering TV deals under reasonable price ranges. Read this article to know about Walton TV offers in Bangladesh 2020.
Do you want to replace your old TV with a new one but can’t afford the price during the pandemic situation. Don’t worry! Walton electronics brand has brought an exciting offer titled ‘TV Exchange Mela’. Under this initiative, the domestic customers can purchase LED TVs, Smart LED TVs, Smart Voice Control TVs, and 4K TVs manufactured by Walton at a discounted price in exchange for used televisions of any brand. You can take benefit of this offer, even if your old TV is faulty or dysfunctional.
For instance, under this exchange offer, the regular price of a 32-inch Walton TV can be reduced at BDT 21,500 from its regular price BDT 24990. The 39-inch Walton would cost only BDT 25,900 instead of its regular price of BDT 29,900. For buying a 55-inch 4K Walton TV you have to pay BDT 90,900 against the regular price 99,900. The local multinational Brand Walton launched this offer on February 10, 2020. Grab this offer as soon as possible before it is gone!
If you are looking for televisions under 15000, look into the Walton TV store. Walton is offering some low budget TVs including model W24D19, W24D20, and W24D21. Under the price range of BDT 10,900 to 12400, these TVs feature a 610mm (24-inch) screen size, 16:9 aspect ratio, 178-degrees of viewing angle, 1366 by 768 resolution, and 1200:1 contrast ratio.
If you are looking for larger screen size, pick the model W32F110 featuring an 813mm (32-inch) screen for BDT 14,990. Under the exchange offer, you can avail of a discount of BDT 1000 to 2000 on these TVs. Certainly, it is a win-win deal for young professionals.
Walton is offering a versatile collection of TVs for customers of all financial status. The TV models WD1-EF32-SV110, W32E110, and WD326JX-150 are available at around BDT 17000. Under the exchange offer, the price rests around BDT 15000. The main features include Screen size 813mm (32-inch), Resolution 1366 x 768, Viewing angle 178-degree, and Aspect ratio 16:9.
People who are on the search for Smart TVs under BDT 20,000, Walton won’t disappoint them too. You can buy Walton Smart TV WE4-DH32-HN220 (813mm) for BDT 19,900. In this TV you get a screen size 813mm, Android 7.0 (AOSP), Built-in internal memory of 8 GB, Dolby Digital Sound System, ARM Cortex A53 Quad-Core processor, and super fast in-built Wi-Fi with router antenna. Increasing the budget up to BDT 22,900, you can grab more advanced Smart TVs like WD4-EF32-SV220 (813mm) or WE4-DH32-BX220 (813MM).
Do you want to control your TV with a voice instead of a remote? Walton TV models like WD-EF32V (813mm) and WE-DH32V (813mm) can fulfill your dream. Under the price range of BDT 23,500 to 24,990, these Voice Control SMART LED TVs are blessed with the Voice Search HD features. And, the other features remain quite similar to the previously mentioned Walton Smart LED TVs. You can save up to BDT 3000 on these TVs availing the exchange offer.
Do you love watching movies or TV series on a large screen? Walton 39-inch Smart LED TVs can make your movie times much enjoyable. Spending only 25,500 you can own a Walton TV WE396AFH-150. It offers a screen size of 991mm or 39-inch with a full HD resolution of 1920 by 1080. Its outstanding contrast ratio (5900:1) out-wins many pricier competitors.
Walton’s 43-inch Smart LED TV series could be a great choice for people with a capacious living room. Wanton TV models including WD1-TS43-FV100, WD4-TS43-KS220or WD4-TS43-DL220 are available under the price range of BDT 30,990 to 34,900. The key features include screen size: 1.09m (43-inch), Aspect ratio 16:9, FHD Resolution 1920 x 1080, Viewing angle 1780-degree, and Contrast ratio 3000:1.
What if you get the voice control feature on a 43-inch TV? Grab Walton VOICE CONTROL FHD SMART LED WD-TS43V or WE-MX43V under the price range of BDT 36,900 to 43,900. On these TVs, you can get a discount up to BDT 5000 under the exchange offer.
If you want to embellish your adorable home with a top-notch elegant TV available in the country, don’t miss the Walton 4K TVs. You may know that a 4K TV set features 4K resolution. In detail, a 4K television offers 3,840p (horizontal) by 2,160p (vertical), with 8.3 million pixels in total.
Another fascinating feature of Walton 4K TVs is the 1.397m or 55-inch large screen. Now you can feel the delight of watching movies in a movie theater while staying at home. It is certainly a windfall during the ongoing CoronaVirus pandemic situation. Walton 4K TV models include WD4-MT55-VC100 and WE55RU for the price tag BDT 99,900. Under the exchange offer, the price plunges to BDT 90,900!
Not every customer is looking for the same feature while buying a television. So far we have reviewed a bunch of Walton TVs under different price ranges. If you are a young professional with a low budget, pick a 24-inch Walton TV. While 32-inch Walton TVs are a nice choice for families with a medium budget. People with huge living rooms can grab 43-inch Smart TVs with voice control features. And, those who always prefer the best appliances for their luxurious home should not miss the Walton 55-inch 4K TVs.
The exchange offer deal and price tags may change upon company policy. Every Walton TV comes with 6 months of conditional Replacement Guarantee with an LED Panel warranty for 4 Years, Spare Parts for 2 Years, and Free Service for up to 5 Years. For further information, you can contact the Walton website and showrooms.
The oldest known animal sperm in the world has been discovered by a team of Chinese paleontologists along with their counterparts from Germany and Britain, reports Xinhua.
The sperm came from a species of crustacean named ostracod, sometimes known as “seed shrimp”- widely distributed in oceans, lakes, swamps, rivers and ponds.
The researchers discovered the ostracod sperm in a piece of amber dating 100 million years ago in Myanmar, according to the Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology affiliated to the Chinese Academy of Sciences. It weighs 0.676 gram and contains 39 ostracod specimens.
In a published paper on the Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, the researchers stated that the ancient ostracod could produce giant sperms and engaged in sexual reproduction just like its present-day offspring. In spite of being more than one-third of the animal's body length, the ancient ostracod sperm bears a close resemblance to its modern forms.
"Huge sperm can effectively improve the success rate of mating, which may be an important reason for the large ostracod populations," said Wang He, a member of the research team and a researcher with the institute in Nanjing. Before this latest discovery, the oldest confirmed animal sperm dated to about 50 million years ago.
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A medium-sized bus equipped with autonomous driving technologies made its debut on Thursday in Chongqing Municipality, a vehicle-manufacturing powerhouse in southwest China.
The L4 autonomous bus was a joint effort of Baidu Apollo and domestic bus manufacturer King Long, reports Xinhua.
After one-year construction, a test base for autonomous driving was put into use on Thursday in Chongqing.
Several carmakers have carried out L4 self-driving tests and demonstrations in five application scenarios.
Baidu Apollo will work together with Chongqing to set a benchmark for the self-driving industry in west China, and provide R&D test services and rich application scenarios for carmakers and auto parts manufacturers in the autonomous vehicle field, said Li Zhenyu, vice president of Baidu.
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