Clarice Chiu

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Secret Soviet Posters Demystify Map Symbols

These posters, part of a massive military program, illustrated how to map different types of buildings, bridges, and even trees in intricate detail.<p>During the Cold War, the Soviet military mapped the entire world. This secret program was one of the most ambitious mapping efforts ever undertaken, …

University of Chicago

Formed by Megafloods, This Place Fooled Scientists for Decades

Geologists couldn't account for the strange landforms of eastern Washington State. Then a high school teacher dared to question the scientific dogma of his day.<p>In the middle of eastern Washington, in a desert that gets less than eight inches of rain a year, stands what was once the largest …

Earth Science

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大隅良典獲諾貝爾獎:做沒人做的事很快樂 | 生活 | 重點新聞

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Which Type of Exercise Is Best for the Brain?

Some forms of exercise may be much more effective than others at bulking up the brain, according to a remarkable new study in rats. For the first time, scientists compared head-to-head the neurological impacts of different types of exercise: running, weight training and high-intensity interval …

These Ancient Trees Have Stories to Tell

Photographer Beth Moon traveled the world in search of centuries-old trees.<p>Over three trillion trees live on planet Earth, and yet we know so few of their stories. Of course all trees play an important role—purifying the air, hosting the feathered and the furry, teaching kids (and kids at heart) …

Nature

10 本獨立思考養成書單,精準培養你的商業邏輯、決策力 | TechOrange

微光傾瀉的角落-台灣十大獨立書店

懷念手指輕拂書頁的觸感嗎?懷念縮窩書店一隅,不待開口,老闆就自動端來你總是點的那杯熱飲?那段由書本、空間、人構築而成的暖心時光、那份在連鎖書店裡激盪不起的親密漣漪,只藏在秘巷中、窄道間,那些默默守護著最珍貴的事物的小書店裡。

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特別報導_法律觀念與工程倫理對土木營建業的重要性

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Pixar 前 CTO 的超強簡報術:教你完美 Pitch 就跟製作電影一樣 | TechOrange

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Witnessing War's Horrors Through a Camera Lens

When Lynsey Addario started out, journalists were respected as neutral observers. Now you can be beheaded.<p>Growing up in a large, Italian-American family in Connecticut, Lynsey Addario had no idea that her job would one day take her to some of the most dangerous places in the world. But a trip to …

Canva 日常的設計家:簡報海報、資訊圖表免費製圖

你跟我一樣不是專業的設計師,但是在日常工作、生活中,我們有沒有遇過下面這樣的需求:發表社群文章需要做出一張簡易資訊圖表?製作到一半的簡報很想搭配更生動的圖說?臨時想要在郵件裡插入一張電子賀卡讓對方更感動?<p>我們不是專家,要打開 Photoshop 製圖似乎愈弄愈複雜,有沒有針對一般人的日常工作需求而開 …

Healing Soldiers

Behind the Mask<p>Revealing the Trauma of War<p>Brain injuries caused by blast events change soldiers in ways many can’t articulate. Some use art therapy, creating painted masks to express how they feel.<p>By Caroline Alexander<br>Photographs and Audio by Lynn Johnson<p>Marine Cpl. Chris McNair (Ret.)<p>Afghanistan …

Military

Blast Force

The Invisible<br>War on the Brain<p>Brain trauma from blast force is the signature injury of the Iraq and Afghanistan campaigns, afflicting hundreds of thousands of U.S. combat personnel. Although unseen, the damage strikes deeply into a soldier’s mind and psyche.<p>Marine Cpl. Burness Britt waits to be …

The Brain

7 inspiring and emotional Oscars quotes from backstage and onstage

LOS ANGELES — "Stay weird, stay different," proclaimed <i>The Imitation Game</i> writer after winning Best Adapted Screenplay, thanking presenter Oprah …

Clint Eastwood

The Day I Bought My Husband's Mistress Lingerie

"Can I help you?" the salesgirl at Victoria's Secret inquired with a friendly smile.<p>"Yes," I answered awkwardly, avoiding her eyes. As I did, I caught my own in a nearby mirror. I barely recognized myself. Then, with sudden resolve, I turned and faced her.<p><i>I can do this.</i><p>"I'm looking for lingerie," I …

What Lies Beneath

Deep below the streets of New York City lie its vital organs—a water system, subways, railroads, tunnels, sewers, drains, and power and cable lines—in a vast, three-dimensional tangle. Penetrating this centuries-old underworld of caverns, squatters, and unmarked doors, William Langewiesche follows …

Aerial Photos of Poland's Lakes Across Four Seasons

With a degree in architecture and a passion for aerial photography, Kacper Kowalski takes to the skies to capture previously unseen landscapes in extraordinary ways. His photos of Poland from high above have earned him numerous awards including Nikon's Nikkor 75th Anniversary Award (NPCI …

Photography

The Perfect Balanced Home: Southlands Residence Surrounded by Lush Vegetation in Vancouver

Some of the best living spaces, the homes we cherish and preserve as shelters that bring us peace and tranquility, are the ones that exhale life and …

20 Historic Black and White Photos Colorized

One of the greatest facets of reddit are the thriving subreddits, niche communities of people who share a passion for a specific topic. One of the …

21 Hotel Balconies Features The Most Amazing Views In The World

For a visitor to a foreign country, the most important things on the list are the views and the landmarks that can be visited. Choosing a hotel is …

5 Delicious (and Healthy!) Iced Tea Combinations

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