What's the Latest Development?
In 2009, for the first time, Chinese researchers published more papers on I.T. than those in the U.S., with both countries churning out more than 100,000 info-tech publications. Having Google and Microsoft based in the U.S. did not preserve American dominance. In clean and alternative energy, Chinese researchers have likewise been publishing up a storm, not surpassing U.S. researchers but coming close.
What's the Big Idea?