Debby Cheong

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開採頁岩油氣能引發地震?

<b>文/曾泰琳|台灣大學地質科學系</b><p>頁岩氣開採技術示意圖。<p>隨著國際油價的上漲,人們不斷努力尋找石油替代能源或是精進探採技術以提高產能,終於在 1990 年末於北美地區成功開採頁岩油氣並開始量產。開採過程中的關鍵步驟之一是將加壓液體灌入地底,使緊實的頁岩層產生微小裂縫,再通過這些相連通的孔隙將底下的油氣沖洗 …

紅燈為什麼那麼長?

獵豹的速度並非決勝關鍵

奔馳中的獵豹(圖片拍攝:Hein Waschefort. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Cheetah_chase.jpg)<p>每位小朋友心中都有一種最愛的動物,特別是那些有「最」字頭頭銜的動物總是榜上有名。目前現生陸地上奔跑最快的動物,大家馬上聯想到獵豹 …

Read all about this 1984 Ruf Turbo Cabriolet that was recently for sale

"What's it like to be sucked out of your socks?"<p><i>Bring a Trailer just uncovered this 1984 Ruf Turbo Cabriolet. The car just sold on eBay for $54,000, but was once a</i> Road & Track <i>feature car. We dug through the archives to find the original text, which included a good bit about the original 911 Turbo</i> …

12 Movies That Are Just As Good As The Books They're Based On

There are dozens of book adaptations coming out this fall, both promising and ridiculous ("12 Years a Slave" and "Adore," respectively. How could they do that to Doris Lessing?).<p>Book lovers may be wary of heading to the theatre unless they've already at least thumbed through the original work, but …

Dr. Phil: The 4-Letter Word That Can Ruin Your Life

There's a four letter F word that's not offensive to your sensibilities. It won't send your moral compass spinning like a top. But this F word is far …

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