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柑橘家的混乱八卦史,都上《Nature》了!

你吃的橘子不一定是橘子,都是因为柑橘这一家太乱了如果用一个字儿来形容柑橘家族里那些个亲戚之间的事情,那就是“乱”,如果要再加一个形容词的话,那就是“特别乱”。整个柑橘家亲戚的故事堪比神话。在我之前的文章《柑橘家的混乱事儿》中曾经用当时已经发表的研究成果,梳理过柑橘家谱的“草图”。简单来说,当时人们认为,庞大的柑橘家族虽然人丁兴旺,但是除了少数成员之外,绝大多数品种都是宽皮橘(<i>Citrus reticulata</i>)、柚(<i>C. maxima</i>)和香橼(<i>C. …

比起花言巧语,隐喻才是撩妹无敌法器

为什么韩剧里的男二往往腿长又多金,专一又贴心?(啊这些角色简直是对少女心的暴击嘛)道理很简单,毕竟,拥有更好的外貌身材、社会经济地位,和健康状况的男人更有魅力,更容易受到女性的青睐。但你可能不知道一些小众的魅力武器,比如说:<b>语言</b>。不过我们今天要讲的大杀器并不是那些发音、呼吸、用词、逻辑、语音语调之类“说话的艺术”,它叫做——“<b>隐喻</b>”(metaphor)。啥是隐喻呢?(请读者里的语文老师看到指正) • “鲁迅是旧社会的一面镜子” -隐喻 <br>• “希望就是最好的早餐” -隐喻 <br>• “那作山峰看起来像一匹狼” -明喻 <br>• “那朵云看起来像一个iphoneX“ -明喻 <br>• “那个人是我们整组的拖油瓶“ …

FDA Finds Hazards Lurking In Parsley, Cilantro, Guacamole

Last fall, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration started looking for dangerous bacteria in a few of America's most beloved fresh foods: parsley, cilantro, basil, and prepared guacamole. The very freshness of these foods carries a risk. Since they aren't normally cooked, they may harbor nasty bugs …

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普鲁斯特:我用半生著一书

马塞尔·普鲁斯特(1871-1922,Marcel Proust)文/宝木笑小说界流行一种说法,《追忆似水年华》之于西方人,尤其是欧洲人,就仿佛《红楼梦》之于中国人。第一次听到这个说法是很多年前,那时候在大学,导师请了自己一位西方现当代方面很有建树的同门来讲座,人家就以上面的说法为引子,把我们一众学 …

人设是假的,关系是真的|《恋与制作人》的拟社会关系

真不敢相信,一向不看偶像剧也不追星的我,竟然同时爱上了四个“纸片人”。 前段时间,看见朋友圈多了好几位白太太、李夫人,我也产生了好奇心,就下载了《恋与制作人》。一开始我还信誓旦旦地说:“我就想了解一下这个游戏,我不会氪金的!”然而玩了几天之后,我的手机和电脑桌面已经全换成了二次元男朋友们。而且,为了 …

拯救内心的小恶魔|一组可爱的小漫画

你觉得自己的内心戏够多了吗? 其实,也许你身边的签字笔、汽水瓶……它们每分每秒都有奇奇怪怪的想法,如果把它们串在一起,那一定是部年度大戏。 <br>来源 | onlyanose(weibo: onlyanose) <b>一</b> <b>坐过站的苍蝇</b> <b>二</b><b>十二岁的签字笔</b> <b>三</b><b>自救的河豚</b>河豚:“我过期了,我膨胀了,别吃我啊。” <b>四</b> <b>“浪子”栏杆</b> …

What We’re Watching This Week

A new drama charting the Brontës’ rise, a French series set in a talent firm, and Feist’s poetry vérité.<p>“To Walk Invisible”<p>Recently, in the midst of writer’s block, I did what I always do when marooned in the middle of a story: I sank into bed and surrendered to someone else’s. On Amazon, I found …

Japanese ‘Ikigai’ Philosophy Could Be the Secret Formula to a Long and Happy Life

Many of us spend our entire lives trying to achieve happiness and the perfect life balance to leave us fulfilled. So what is the key to living a full, fruitful life? In Japan, a concept called <i>ikigai</i> is central to finding one’s satisfaction and meaning in life. In fact, <i>ikigai</i> translates to “reason …

闻香识人,来看 FIFI 香水国际榜单

女人的梳妆台上除了总是缺一只口红以外,还总是缺那么一瓶香水。心仪的香味可以变身梦露的香奈儿 5 号,有它在就可以守护你的美梦。出街的时候,还可以成为你的战袍,散发出专属于自己的强大气场,对于爱臭美的少男少女来说,实在是太容易种草了。<p>不过即便是香气这种十分主观的感觉,依然有个大奖将它们排了个名,这就是 …

14 Foods To Help You Get A Better Nights Sleep

A lot of people struggle to get to sleep at night. In fact, it’s estimated that as many as one in every three people suffer from insomnia according …

Earth - Nobody can really tell you what a flower is

Flower is one of the earliest words we learn, and a fundamental part of our every day lives. Flowers may be the most common form of nature we encounter on a day-to-day basis, and yet when we try, they are surprisingly hard to define.<p>We posted the question on the BBC Earth Facebook page to see if …

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那个卖猪肉的北大毕业生已经50岁了,他现在在干嘛?

一切的磨难,最终都将成为财富,只要你有老电影《肖申克救赎》里说过的那种鸟儿的品格:“Some birds aren’t meant to be caged. Their feathers are just toobright.”<p>穿越绝望,夜空中,那颗最亮的星,一定是你!<p><b>人的一生很漫长,站在人生的某个</b> …

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Look Inside Tim Gunn's Refined New York Apartment

He’s the man who has built an empire on his impeccable taste and incomparable fashion, so when Tim Gunn opened the doors of his New York City …

3 Life Skills That Are Difficult to Learn but Will Pay Off Forever

Life in your 20s and 30s can leave you feeling confused, exhilarated, and in desperate need of some sort of all-knowing guidebook to decipher all …

Forget Sugar—Brazzein Is the New Healthier Alternative

Sugar and high-fructose corn syrup are nearly synonymous with "calories" and "weight gain" as far as popular culture is concerned. While low- and …

What YOU should eat on your period: Study shows syncing food to your menstrual cycle helps women stay in shape - and here's your meal plan

• <b>Appetites and energy levels fluctuate over menstrual cycle</b>• <b><br>A new study says following your body's cycle can help lose weight</b>• <b><br>Dietician Limor Baum tells</b> …

本草纲目

以明《本草纲目》记录的1892种药物(植物药1094种)作为拍摄目标,拍到一种就在书上勾掉一种,拍完为止。预计拍摄周期:三年(2011~2014)。<p>尖嘴林檎 Malus leiocalyca 蔷薇科苹果属<p>蜡梅 Chimonanthus praecox 蜡梅科蜡梅属<p>灯笼果 Physalis peruv …

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莎士比亚逝世400周年,这个谜一样的男子留给世界的10大惊喜_橘子娱乐

今天是莎士比亚逝世400周年的日子,除了是个大文豪,关于他其实还有很多你不知道的小事儿。<p>1.也许这么长时间以来,我们一直把莎士比亚的姓名拼错了,因为他自己也没有写对过...<p>他在一生中用各种方式拼写自己的名字,比如Willm Shaksp和William Shakspere,但他从未签过他的全名“Wi …

当读书成为日常,日子真的可以过成诗

阅读,是优质生活的一个基本工具。——约瑟夫·艾迪生我从没拿到过什么特殊专业资格,但却通过阅读切实改变了生活。我读了很多很棒的故事,了解了世界,学习了历史,收获了很多很多。同学习其他专长一样,阅读也存在方法问题。 掌握下面的11个阅读技巧,将让你终生受益。<b>1 记笔记</b>你是否注意到大多数印刷书籍都有页边空 …

4 Savings Accounts You Should Definitely Have

Over the years, the term emergency fund has become a catchall for all things savings-related, but according to <b>Bankrate,</b> you shouldn’t have just one …

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最好的时光<p>新周刊<br>-----------<p>她怎么记得那么清楚呢?几十年前的细枝末节,金色阔条纹束发带,淡粉红薄呢旗袍,白帆布喇叭管长褂……她记得每一件衣服的颜色和布料,但是不记得那场轰轰烈烈的战争。<p>那有什么奇怪呢,她是张爱玲。<p>《小团圆》不好看,情节杂乱,语言急促。张爱玲写这个书,大约是想终老之前把这一生 …

别指望灵感,还是要靠汗水 ——“创造性思维”的三个迷信

(首发于《南方周末》,2016年3月4日)现在还有谁敢不重视创造性思维呢?从总理讲话到小学生家长会,从官方媒体到微信朋友圈,今日中国就算还没到“全民创新”的高境界,至少也是“全民谈创新”。如果对别的时政话题还有争议甚至禁忌的话,面对创新我们则无比宽容:这可是一个高中生写个手机聊天应用都有可能卖几十亿 …

What to Eat Before and After a Workout

Chris Gallo<p>Before: Whole Wheat Toast with Sliced Banana and Cinnamon<p>When it comes to gearing up for workout, carbs are your gym BFF. The key is to …

48 Classic Italian Recipes That Make Us Want to Quit Our Jobs, Move to Tuscany, and Drink Chianti All Day

There's nothing quite like these classic Italian recipes, from Cacio e Pepe to Pasta a la Gricia, and hello, pesto.<p>Nobody does impeccable pasta dishes, quality meats, and seasonal, simple vegetables prepared well quite like the Italians. That's why we don't mess with these recipes—they're …

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Dads everywhere get honored in this beautiful watercolor series

From dad bods to dad jokes, fatherhood is a beautiful thing.<p>It's something that Snezhana Soosh wanted to honor in a series of lovely watercolor …