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From fern-filled gullies to waterfalls and stunning coastal paths, winter doesn’t have to mean staying indoors. These five walks are perfect for a cold, dry day<p>Although the temptation is to stay indoors, winter is an ideal time to walk. Crisp air, lack of humidity and relatively quiet tracks make …

Hiking

Attention Millennials: Who Wants To Go To Australia?

Kangaroo Island, Australia: A wildlife quest

The Telegraph's cricket analyst Simon Hughes escapes the hardship of following the England cricket team with a trip to Kangaroo Island off the coast of South Australia<p>As an England cricket fan, Simon Hughes had to endure a lot of disappointment during the recent English cricket tour of Australia, …

Live music in Melbourne: four of the best places to see a gig

Live music pumped $15.7bn into the Australian economy last year, creating 65,000 full and part-time jobs across the country, according to a report released on Thursday, conducted by the University of Tasmania and commissioned by the Live Music Office.<p>The home of Australia’s live music industry is …

Live Music

Top 10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of Australia

By College Tourist; Author: Shannon Kelly, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign<p><b>Must see destinations in the Land Down Under</b><p>I was lucky enough to study abroad this past semester at The University of Melbourne. During my four months on exchange, I was able to live like a local in Melbourne, and …

在Minecraft里建房子,看看未来的城市长什么样_设计_好奇心日报

Minecraft 里最炫的建筑或地图大多由专业的团队打造,比如其中一个叫 BlockWorks team。团队成立于 2013 年,在两年多的时间里,使用 Minecraft 参与设计了 20 个项目,其中包括受迪士尼委托,配合电影《明日世界》上映的 Tomorrowland。<p>Climate Ho …

Georgia Chef Takes Food From Farm to Plane and Beyond

Linton Hopkins—restauranteur, entrepreneur, much-lauded chef—is sitting at a quiet back table in his flagship Atlanta restaurant, eyeing a salad. And fretting.<p>The salad is small, chunky and colorful: cubes of cucumber and tomato, crisp shards of olive bread, a swath of aioli underneath, a drizzle …

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Three Levels of Arctic Sea Monster Fossils Revealed

Wildlife<p>It’s hard to tell that it’s breakfast time, since the sun doesn’t actually set here this time of year, but breakfast time it is. And breakfast has already been inhaled. Some people have made porridge, others prefer biscuits with jam. We have been in the Arctic archipelago of Svalbard for a …

Chasing Orangutans Into an Unknown Frontier

Wildlife<p>After a year of planning, fundraising, and mental preparation, I have finally arrived in West Kalimantan, Indonesia on the island of Borneo to begin my National Geographic Young Explorer’s Grant project. I’ll be venturing deep into the rainforest of Gunung Palung National Park, where I’ll …

Conservation Triumphs on the Eighth Continent

Changing Planet<p>The sunset is purple and gold in Madagascar’s dampest and most biodiverse Makira-Masoala rainforest, and the flying foxes soar high over our nets, headed westward to feed for the night on the fruit trees that line the distant coast.<p>There is something about oceans—perhaps …

Finding the Hygge on Denmark’s West Coast

Ah, those inscrutable Danes—bold yet reserved, stylish yet unaffected, pragmatic yet mysterious in a steely Nordic way. Even their most cherished of holiday regions feels infused with bits of contradiction.<p>We set off from Billund (the hometown of Lego—itself a genius paradox of simple design and …

European Travel

HTC为什么衰败,是战略的失策还是历史的必然?-钛媒体官方网站

最近,HTC官方公布了2015年第二季度的销售业绩:实现营收330亿元新台币(约合64.7亿元人民币),只有去年同期的50%,净亏损51.4亿元新台币。<p>近几年来,<b>HTC在手机市场上的存在感越来越低。不仅销售额逐年下跌,就连股价估值也在下跌</b>。最近更是宣布在全球裁员2300多人,一下子就辞退15%的公司 …

Should You Run More or Run Faster?

A new study uses heart-rate variability to predict which training is best for different people.<p>One of the key points that I and many others took away from David Epstein’s book <i>The Sports Gene</i> a few years ago was that different people respond to different types of training. This isn’t a radical new …

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Google 发布了新玩意 OnHub,称只是想简简单单的

目前的路由器市场也是新品不断,不过至此仍未有太多的令人兴奋的技术和产品,Google 正试图改变这种状况。<p>The Verge 报道称,Google 在近日正式宣布了一个名为 OnHub 的路由器。这款设备看起来并没有什么特别的功能,但也被一些外媒描述为智能家庭的中心。<p>OnHub 被 Google 简单描述为简单设置以及高性能,OnHub 外形被设计成了一个圆柱体,看起来还有一种黑科技的范儿,这款产品目前则是由中国厂商 TP-Link 合作打造。<p>Appleinsider 详细的介绍了该设备,OnHub 内置 13 根天线,支持 802.11ac 标准,可同时运行在 2.4GHz 和 5GHz 两 …