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‘Ring of Fire’ Solar Eclipse Coming—How to See It

Find out how to safely watch a stunning annular eclipse that will appear this week in the skies over South America and Africa.<p>On February 26, lucky sky-watchers across South America and Africa will witness the sun turn into a dramatic ring of fire due to an event known as an annular eclipse.<p>A solar …

South America

Birds Evolved From Dinosaurs In a 'Supercharged' Evolutionary Surge

"This one lineage of dinosaurs that became ever-more-birdy over time happened to hit on something successful."<p>Bird evolution is like a <i>Legend of Zelda</i> puzzle: the pieces may take a while to come together, but once they do, it's next-level.<p>Paleontologists have created what they claim is the most …

Radical shakeup of dinosaur family tree points to unexpected Scottish origins

The most radical shakeup of the dinosaur family tree in a century has led scientists to propose an unlikely origin for the prehistoric beasts: an obscure cat-sized creature found in Scotland.<p>The analysis, which has already sparked controversy in the academic world, suggests that the two basic …

Dinosaurs

6 Nat Geo Photographers Share Their Favorite Wild Cat Moments

From a newborn tiger cubs to a bittersweet goodbye between man and mountain lion, see the experiences that stuck.<p>Every photographer has a special moment in the field that stays with them forever.<p>For those lucky enough to work with wild cats, that snapshot in time can be even more amazing. ­<p>In honor …

Wildlife

Cat Experts: Ligers and Other Designer Hybrids Pointless and Unethical

There’s a dark side to feline mash-ups.<p>Ever heard of a liger? It’s the offspring of a male lion and female tiger. There’s also the tigon, which has a lion mother and tiger father. And the leopon, the progeny of a lion and a leopard—not to be outdone by the jagulep, a jaguar-leopard mix.<p>Feline …

Wildlife

This May Be Our Best Idea of What a Dinosaur Really Looked Like

By lighting up Jurassic-era bones with lasers, researchers have added even more detail to our picture of the feathered dinosaur Anchiornis.<p>Picture a red-headed woodpecker crossed with a tiny velociraptor, and you have a good mental image of <i>Anchiornis,</i> a foot-high dinosaur that hails from the Late …

Dinosaurs

New Dwarf Primate Found, Is Giant Among Its Kin

Native to Angola, the six-inch-long mammal may be already endangered, scientists say.<p>Sharp-eared researchers have detected the sounds of a previously undescribed species of dwarf bush baby deep in the African jungle.<p>The team noticed one of the calls didn't sound anything like the 18 known species …

East Africa

Giant Catfish Fossil Found in Egyptian Desert

Named by one of the few Egyptian women to pursue paleontology, the new fish species swam beside leggy whales 37 million years ago.<p>A new species of ancient animal plucked from the sands of Egypt is offering insight into the evolution of one of the most recognizable aquatic groups on Earth: the …

Paleontology

5 Animals That Carry Babies On Their Backs

Arachnids can be caring parents, for instance.<p>We humans often tote babies on our back. Usually, though, we wait until after they’re born.<p>Not the toe-biter, or giant water bug. This insect carries its many eggs around on its back, which piqued our curiosity during a visit to the Natural History …

Zoology

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上季銷量大跌超過一半!Windows Phone 現已面臨滅亡危機?

<b>讚好此文:</b><p>一月 29, 2016 •手提電話 •<p>Microsoft 旗下的 Windows Phone 已於市場上打滾多年,雖然官方將之定位為繼 iOS 及 Android 後第三個手機平台,但一直以來其銷情卻完全及不上兩位競爭對手,而來到今日其情況更似乎可以用嚴峻來形容,因為據官方公開的最新資料顯 …

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HTC One M10 詳細規格曝光!首度配備 1,200 萬像素 UltraPixel 主鏡頭

<b>讚好此文:</b><p>一月 29, 2016 •手提電話 •<p>早前曾有消息指由於 HTC 高層對於 One M10 的外型不太滿意,因此該款手機將需要重新設計及延遲推出,無法趕及在 MWC 2016 上發表。雖然最終外型仍未有定案,但配置方面卻似乎已準備妥當,因為爆大神 @evleaks 今日又大放猛料,並詳細公 …

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籮文:「摺得黎 又幾靚仔」Acer 最新 Aspire R 14 筆電速測

<b>讚好此文:</b><p>十月 13, 2015 •流動電腦, 筆電測試, 評測 •<p>Acer 今日在台灣舉行了一個發佈會,一口氣向大家推介多款產品,但不少產品都已經於柏林 IFA 發佈過,而以下這款卻是從未曝光,這就是 Aspire R 14,可以由 Notebook 變身 Tablet,想知更多請閱讀以下文章。<p>今 …

香港人設計!MagCable 磁力充電線 成功集資即將生產

<b>讚好此文:</b><p>十月 13, 2015 •手機配件, 配件 •<p>相信各位用開 MacBook 的讀者,應該都喜歡 MagSafe 磁力充電線這款配件,因為接口位採用了磁力方式接合起來,即使不小心拉扯到線都不用怕摔壞電腦。至於早前香港的 aMagic 亦設計了一款類似的磁力充電線 MagCable,而且最近更 …

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真是好狗命——保護狗狗健康的生物製劑

Credit: Y0$HlMl via Flickr<p>作者:雷漢欣<p>隨著社會結構的改變,獨身人口越來越多,少了親人在身邊,寵物的陪伴更顯重要,對許多現代人來說,狗狗不僅是寵物、朋友,更是無可取代的家人。我們有先進的醫學可以保護家人健康,但狗狗的醫療照護還有很大的改善空間,在人類用藥開發上有豐富經驗的農科 …

左旋還是右旋?化學對稱跟你我的身體有關!

文 / 賴昭正<p><i>如果你想得諾貝爾獎,這裡有一大片的肥沃土地等你去開發。</i><p>所謂的「化學反應」,指的是原子核外之電子的重新排列組合,因此可以說化學反應其實是電磁作用的結果。而其他物理學家所發現的作用力,包括重力、弱作用、及強作用力,在化學研究上則可以忽略不計。<p>在筆者另一篇文章《對稱與物理》一文裡[1],筆者 …

摩洛哥國王有可能是888個孩子的父親嗎?——2015搞笑諾貝爾數學獎

在少子化被視為國安問題的台灣,今年搞笑諾貝爾數學獎的題目恰好是關於「生育」,絕對值得有關單位好好研究一番。<p>由Elisabeth Oberzaucher與Karl Grammer率領的維也納大學團隊,分析了傳說中的男人--摩洛哥國王伊斯邁爾(Moulay Ismael)。據說他在30年內生了888個小 …

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iPhone 6s

<b>讚好此文:</b><p>九月 25, 2015 •手提電話, 評測 •<p>今次 Apple 推出 iPhone 6s / 6s Plus,就破天荒首次引入最多顏色,除本身嘅太空灰、銀色同埋金色之外,仲首次加入玫瑰金色。究竟邊部最多人 like?我哋就召集咗 unwire 同事們同埋 unwire 之友來講民意調查,睇 …

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什麼運動最有利於降血壓 - 紐約時報中文網

<b>提問:</b>控制血壓的最佳鍛煉方式是什麼?<p><b>回答:</b>任何鍛煉都好,幾乎所有運動對控制血壓都非常有效,比如步行、騎車或是輕的負重練習,全天式的鍛煉會讓減壓效果更好。<p>亞利桑那州立大學健康生活方式研究中心的主任格林·蓋瑟爾是位鍛煉與高血壓方面的專家,他認為「哪怕站着也會有幫助。」<p>鍛煉降低血壓的原因,主要是因為運動可以改善血管硬度使得血流更加通暢。這樣的效果在鍛煉中和鍛煉後都會馬上顯現,因而在剛剛運動完其降壓效果尤其明顯。<p>廣告<p>結論就是最好的對抗高血壓的方式,是類似少食多餐那樣進行少量多次的運動。在蓋瑟爾2012年發表的一篇報告中,他建議將一天運動量均分為3個時長為10分鐘的步行,這樣比一次步行30分鐘相比可以更 …