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In a Warmer World, There May Be Fewer Fruits and Vegetables

Concerns about climate change have caused researchers to warn that rising global temperatures will reduce crop yields and create food insecurity, the inability to get enough calories to survive. Now, scholars from the United Kingdom and the United States have revealed another possible result: an …

A Win For Wyoming People and Mountain Lions

Changing Planet<p>An intimate portrait of a captive female mountain lion. Photograph by Mark Elbroch / Panthera.<p>I’m thrilled to share that Wyoming legislature voted yesterday in favor of science and to protect the balance of nature on which our state so deeply depends. HB0012, which would have allowed …

Wyoming’s Proposed Mountain Lion Trapping Bill Contradicts Science

Changing Planet<p>A mountain lion unlucky enough to be caught in a trap set for a bobcat. Photograph compliments of Nevada Department of Wildlife and Tom Knudson, author of RevealNews article, “America’s trapping boom relies on cruel and grisly tools.”<p>This January, a bill called HB0012 was introduced …

Watch This Video to See Through an Animal’s Eyes

To coincide with my feature story on the evolution of the eye, the good people at Nat Geo created this wonderful video. It includes a look at some bonus photos from the talented David Liittschwager, and an interview with vision expert Tom Cronin.<p>As he says, “Other animals don’t see the same things …

Swimming With the World’s Biggest Fish, the Whale Shark

Changing Planet<p><b>Bay of La Paz, Gulf of California —</b> Jumping into the Sea of Cortez to swim alongside a whale shark is like being in a National Geographic documentary. The massive fish looms out of the murk, swimming toward you with huge mouth agape. Just when you imagine you might be sucked …

爱因斯坦的终极梦想:广义相对论与量子世界联姻

编织宇宙的三角形

这是一枚行将就木的恒星,在发出黯淡红光的虚胖外壳之下,犹如洋葱般一层套一层,而最深处核心中的燃料早已消耗殆尽,再也释放不出任何能量。外壳失去了支撑后,被恒星引力拉向核心,坍缩开始了。由铁组成的高密度内核不堪重负,电子被压进原子核,在弱相互作用力下,与质子结合变成中子,放出中微子。内核就此被压缩成由中子构成的中子星,而多余的能量被转化为高能粒子,形成一道向外的激波,直面向内坍缩的外层。两者冲击,迸发出摧毁整个恒星的力量,外层被吹散到星际空间之中,散发着媲美千亿个太阳的光芒。在这个过程中,由核反应产生的中子、质子和α粒子,克服着电磁斥力,射进了形形色色的原子核中,在强相互作用力下融合为更大更重的原 …

「这世界」一张醉汉倒地图,带着后现代文艺复兴神韵_城市_好奇心日报

这个超市视频广告有毒,慎入_商业_好奇心日报

Aldi 是一家总部在德国的低价超市。根据德勤的《全球零售力量》,Aldi 近几年一直是排名前十的全球性零售企业,在17个国家都有超市(美国的著名连锁超市 Trader Joe 是他们的子公司)。据说,他们也很受澳洲人欢迎,自 2001 年进入澳大利亚以来,目前已经开了 374 家分店,年销售额达到 …

纪念碑谷的那些奇妙建筑,原来真的存在

《纽约时报》说,2015 年这 10 本书最好啦_城市_好奇心日报

<i>年度最佳书籍,由《纽约时报》书评版编辑评选。图片来源:Alessandra Montalto/《纽约时报》</i><p><b>虚构类</b><p><b>《门》(</b><b>The Door</b><b>)</b><p>玛格达·萨博(Magda Szabo)著,伦·里克斯(Len Rix)译<p>萨博这本令人难忘的小说描述了一个作家和她的女仆之间的密切关系。女仆是一个老年妇女,时而孤傲 …

The Mysterious Life of Mister K: A Seahorse Life History Study in Cambodia

Wildlife<p><i>Guest post by Delphine Duplain and Amick Haissoune, project coordinators at Marine Conservation Cambodia, in conjunction with Dr. Tse-Lynn Loh, postdoctoral research associate at Shedd Aquarium</i><p>Once upon a time, there were some buoys marking the edges of our house reef off Koh Seh in Kep …

See the radio waves constantly bathing you with this app

Architecture of Radio visualizes all the WiFi and cellular networks flooding our world.<p>Whether or not you realize it, there are radio waves constantly washing over you. Thanks to the countless WiFi routers, cellular towers, and GPS satellites (not to mention all the Bluetooth and other smaller …

Solving The Persistent Security Threats For The Internet Of Things

The rapid expansion of the Internet of Things (IoT) and the security issues created in its wake have quickly captured the attention of governmental and regional bodies and consumers.<p>According to a survey by Auth0, more than 50 percent of consumers and 90 percent of developers are skeptical about …

Internet of Things

大型强子对撞机再创新纪录:可再现原始汤状态

案例剖析|跟着iPad Pro学做产品视频 | 好广告

LeMore营销实验室专栏 ,由LeMore营销实验室(LeMore Lab)和TOPYS联合推出。在这里,我们挖掘以硅谷为中心的营销案例,持续提供超级干货,让中国品牌/科技创业与世界营销接轨。<p>撰文:冰摇沙拉拉<p>11月,iPad Pro发布上市了。很可惜,黑五不打折。更可惜,很多人并没有对此买账——<p>据 …

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科学家发现外星人控制恒星?

来自美国宇航局喷气推进实验室的消息,科学家发现地球周围充满了丝状暗物质群,太阳系中存在的暗物质比我们想象得要多得多。 <br>  恒星KIC 8462852的不明信号有可能是一个族彗星正在绕着恒星运行,其偏心轨道半径较大,彗星的体积也非常大 据国外媒体报道,美国宇航局公布了对恒星KIC 8462852的调查 …

Uber forms safety board, hopes to restore faith in its drivers

Uber's rapidly becoming a polarizing topic, with people either prepared to defend it to the hilt or attack it with similar fervor. Much of that hate comes from a belief that the firm has a lax attitude towards background checks and its passengers safety. That's why the company is hoping to remedy …

Green Technologies Lead to Clear Waters

Changing Planet<p>By: Annie Reisewitz and Sarah Martin<p>Coho salmon once flourished throughout the North Pacific, from Monterey Bay in central California up to Alaska’s Point Hope and across to Russia and Japan. Today many of those populations are extinct. With less than 10 percent of their historic …

冰冻方舟计划:第六次物种灭绝前保留生物基因

【科学美图】2015年度十大显微摄影

本文作者:FranklinWhite<p>显微镜不只是科学研究的好伙伴,通过它,我们也得以目睹微观世界惊艳的一面。今年十月,一年一度的尼康显微摄影比赛又公布了2015年的最佳作品,让我们一起来欣赏一下名列前十的显微摄影作品吧。<p>No.1 蜂瞳<p>花粉覆盖的蜜蜂复眼,120x<p>这张赢得冠军的显微照片看起来对密恐患者不太友好,不过它呈现的细节确实令人惊叹。它捕捉到了蒲公英花粉覆盖下欧洲蜜蜂(<i>Apis mellifera</i>)精细的复眼结构。<p>蜂是生态环境中重要的一环,在人类的生活中,蜜蜂也扮演着重要的角色,人们利用蜂产品的历史现在已经可以追溯到9000年前。对于摄影师和生物学家而言,蜜蜂都是值得悉心观察的对象。<p>这张图 …

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