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米开朗基罗:最接近神的人

These pins defend scientists and science in the Trump era

The couple behind the pins that said "I love you" in American Sign Language, made for the Women's March in January, are back with a new pin raising …

Alec Baldwin's Donald Trump is like finding a 'finger in your chili' on 'SNL'

<i>Saturday Night Live</i> is back, and that means the return of Alec Baldwin as President Donald Trump.<p>Let's just say, the parody Trump was in an ebullient …

韩国部署萨德这事儿有多严重?

2016 年,韩国接待外来游客超 1500 万,中国游客占据了半壁江山,总人数达 806 万人次。韩国观光社的一份报告中指出,2015 年,中国游客在住宿、交通、购物等方面给韩国带来的综合经济效益高达 220 亿美元,约占韩国 GDP 的 1.6% 。<p>据新加坡《联合早报》网站 3 月 1 日报道,据 …

Weird and Fascinating Ways Animals Use Poop

For one, some eat it—like the dung beetle.<p>None of it smells like roses.<p>That’s conventional poop wisdom, but otter dung, called spraint, can sometimes smell like violets, according to entomologist Richard Jones, author of the new book <i>Call of Nature: The Secret Life of Dung</i>.<p>Such flowery feces made …

Insects

Bold, black and brilliant: Unsung heroes of the Civil Rights Movement

History books don’t often value the stories of people of color, favoring a whitewashed version of the past over the harsh honesty of historical …

Black History

7 meaningful ways to celebrate Black History Month

While black excellence deserves to be celebrated every day, Black History Month offers a dedicated time to pay attention to the power and resilience …

Encryption explained: how apps and sites keep your private data safe (and why that's important)

With an escalation in hackings over the past decade, breaches in our private data are ubiquitous meaning now, more than ever, encryption is key. Home …

A Common Story

In Greece, the commonly asked question, “Where are you from?” reaches into a far deeper and more resonant space than in other cultures. If uninitiated, you might answer in the standard way: by telling the other person where you live currently or maybe where you grew up. But by doing so, you invite …

值得假期在家品读的10部经典科幻小说

无数人在这个春节假期里被《降临》点燃了科幻魂,可是提起相关小说,好多人的脑海里似乎只能只能浮现出《三体》。其实在浩瀚的科幻书海里,有无数的绝佳作品值得细细品读,这里给大家推荐10部极为经典的长篇作品,让那些奇思妙想填满你的休憩时光吧。<p><b>1.《神经浪游者》</b><p><b>威廉·吉布森</b><p>威廉·吉布森堪称是科幻文学的创派宗师 …

The Power of Protest Photography

A new exhibition captures the rallies, riots, marches, and demonstrations that erupted in New York City between 1980 and 2000. Entitled “Whose Streets? Our Streets!” the current show at the Bronx Documentary Center explores residents’ reactions to two decades of swift economic and demographic …

Justice

Thanksgiving Photos From the Past Century

Thanksgiving is nearly here, pies are in the oven, frozen turkeys are thawing, pilgrim hats are being made, parade balloons prepared, and friends and family are on the road. Today I thought it would be fun to take a look back at archival images of Thanksgiving traditions and celebrations from the …

Macy's

杨利伟在太空听到的“敲击声”,原因也许找到了!

(文:刘红)在距离地面343千米的一个密闭太空舱里,他抬头看了看窗外深邃漆黑的宇宙。在寂静的孤独中,忽然,他又听到了那个仿佛来自未知的声音。“咚、咚、咚、咚!”每当这响声传来的时候,他就趴在舷窗那里,边听边看,试图找出响声的来源,却什么也没发现。他很确信,这里只有他一个人。那么,这个神秘的声音是从哪里来的?他就是杨利伟,中国第一位航天员。杨利伟在“神舟五号”飞船上进行太空飞行时,就会时不时听到这种就像木榔头敲击铁桶的“敲击声”。杨利伟在接受央视采访时这样描述这个神秘的声音:“这个声音是无法描述的,不是叮叮的,也不是当当的,而更像是拿一个木头锤子敲铁桶的声音……咚……咚……咚……咚……”杨利伟称 …

#imaginenature#建造一座永恒的宫殿

(文:Ent)绘画是这个世界上最脆弱的东西。不要碰。不要离太近。不要打喷嚏。呼吸的水汽令它卷曲,指尖的油脂令它破损,温度的波动令它开裂,光线的照耀令它褪色。无论一幅画的主题是什么,它都是转瞬即逝的, 是象征着人类面对熵增的徒劳挣扎。所以,自从西澳金伯利地区发现了距今超过46000年的古人类岩画之后,人们就对它鲜明的颜色大惑不解。同一区域的其他岩画只需几百年就会褪色,可这些画暴露在日晒雨淋之下,经受了数万年的温湿波动,为什么看起来却还是和新的一样?这些远古的人类到底用了什么奇迹颜料呢?2010年,昆士兰大学的 Jack Pettigrew …

Steel the Scene

Two architects collaborate on a modular compound that celebrates an unspoiled Sonoma landscape.<p>When an architect creates a house for another designer, expect a certain level of obsessive compulsiveness. When building a modular getaway for client BJ Siegel, architect Geoffrey Warner had to make sure …

陈映真:最后一个理想主义者之死

香港的浮光掠影

从黄昏到黎明:摄影师记录了这变换中的神奇景象

艺术家Fong Qi Wei渴望发明一种方式去展示一段时间内场景的变化,完全不借助于视频或者延时拍摄。他捕捉了同个地点中一天里各种景象,然后把他们拼接在一起,整合成一张照片,这张照片包含了许多小时的景象。这些炫目的照片不仅仅是描述丰富多彩的城市生活,也是一种幻影的尝试,在静止的图像中去捕捉时间的流逝 …

不务正业的意大利帅哥 Cristoforo Scorpiniti 画出了惊艳世界的荧光画

他是一个不务正业的房产经纪人,好好的房子不卖竟然去混很难出名的艺术圈,他没有接受过专业的艺术培训竟然画出了震惊世界的艺术作品。 他叫 <b>Cristoforo Scorpiniti</b> 一个意大利小伙子,弃房从艺后的他仅凭兴趣在自己的画室里一笔一笔的描画着。没有墨守成规的他在某天突然玩出了一个很有意思的画法, …

经济学如何影响了我的人生?

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Best Music from Around the World – 90+ journalists collecting great sounds from local music scenes

Invigorating new video from one of the most colourful bands rooted in Congo, Lady Moon & The Eclipse.<p>Invigorating new video from one of the most …

Visual Art

这些获奖的摄影作品,由iPhone所拍

2007年,第一代iPhone一经问世便风靡全球,其摄影功能之后也逐渐取代卡片机,甚至微单相机。同年针对iPhone 摄影作品的奖项IPPAWARDS(“iPhone Photography Awards“)设立,迄今已经有来自139个国家和地区的摄影者参与其中,已成功举办9届比赛。它的存在告诉人们 …

天籁之所:世界上最漂亮的音乐厅

“音乐是情感的速写。”——列夫·托尔斯泰歌德有一次听到了贝多芬的交响乐,被音乐所感动,以至泪如雨下。托尔斯泰听到柴可夫斯基的第一弦乐四重奏第二乐章《如歌的行板》的时候,一样被音乐感动而热泪盈眶。“听完他的音乐,这世界上再没有什么是不能原谅的了”<br>弗拉基米尔·霍洛维茨阔别60余年之后,回到自己的故国再次 …