ASIAdocument.write(“” + m[today.getMonth()+1]+ ” “+ today.getDate()+”, ” + theYear + ” “);HOMECHINAWORLDBUSINESSLIFESTYLECULTURETRAVELSPORTSOPINIONREGIONALFORUMNEWSPAPERChina Daily PDFChina Daily E-paperChina Daily Global PDFChina Daily Global E-paperChina / InnovationHot IssuesGovernmentSocietyInnovationEducationCover StoryPeoplePhotosLab set up for digital studies of the oceanBy Wang Qian (chinadaily.com.cn) Updated:2012-09-05 15:29Comments Print Mail Large Medium SmallThe National Key Laboratory of the Digital Ocean, under the State Oceanic Administration, was established on Wednesday in North Chinas Tianjin municipality to build a national digital platform for marine studies and policy making.
The laboratory will use various technologies and methods to study and build digital models of the ocean.
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