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Singapore python tries to eat 'petrified' pet parrot

<b>A pet parrot in Singapore has been rescued from the jaws of death, after its owners discovered a huge python coiled around their bird's cage.</b><p>The 1.5m long (5ft) snake was found on Monday in Melvin Yap's home.<p>Mr Yap extricated the python with a stick, and passed it to an animal rescue group. He told …

South-east Asia

This paper battery is powered by bacteria in your spit

Sometimes a Duracell just won’t do.<p>You can make a battery out of a lemon, a tomato, an orange or a stack of pennies. And now, thanks to a miracle of modern science, you can make a battery using spit.<p>Researchers at Binghamton University have created a paper-based bacteria-powered battery. One drop …

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真正的設計師有自己慣用的設計軟體來完成真正具備商業性或藝術性的作品,這樣的專業設計是一回事,不是本文要討論的設計。因為在專業設計的另外一面,許多職場工作者(包含上班族、專案經理、行銷企劃、學校老師)如果仔細回想自己過去的工作經驗,應該都會發現偶爾總是會忽然跑出一些跟設計有關的工作任務,例如:<p>要製作一 …

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Walmart Could Actually Benefit From Minimum-Wage Hike

President Barack Obama wants workers to make more money. Walmart and other low-wage employers also want to make more money.<p>They could both get what they want if the federal minimum wage goes up.<p>While there's little research on the effects of a minimum wage hike on company profits in the U.S., some …

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