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真菌才是積木高手:它們如何組合出結構複雜的天然物?

執行編輯|林婷嫻 美術編輯|張語辰天然物研究科學家竟能看到你看不到的?別怕,這不是恐怖故事,而是存在於大自然的「微觀世界」。中研院生物化學研究所的林曉青助研究員,拿出分子模型帶你一同想像:真菌是如何像玩樂高,組合出結構複雜的天然物。林曉青拿著真菌培養皿、像樂高的 okaramine 分子模型。這兩者 …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

Conversation Is a Skill. Here's How to Be Better At It | Heleo

“I consider questions to be the most powerful tool you have at your disposal.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>How a single black man inspired 200 KKK members to</i> …

Self-improvement

What every teacher should know about ... memory

In a new series of articles on how psychology research can inform teaching, Bradley Busch picks an academic study and makes sense of it for the classroom. This time: a project on long-term memory<p>There is a wealth of psychology research that can help teachers to improve how they work with students – …

Teaching

40% of Worker Ants Are Actually Lazy Slackers, But They Have Their Reasons

The sweet life.<p>Spend any amount of time gazing at an ant's nest (hey, what you do with your time is your business) and it's clear that the whirling …

Insects

40%的螞蟻天天裝忙?廢柴「懶惰蟻」為何存在?

螞蟻是最勤勞的昆蟲?誤會大啦!每當我們翻開寓言故事,螞蟻永遠都是「勤勞」的最佳代表,不過,這個認知其實跟現實有段不小的差距呢!不是所有螞蟻都很勤勞,我們都被騙了!圖/Youtube截圖來自亞歷桑納大學的昆蟲學者 Daniel Charbonneau 在 2015 年的時候發現:即便螞蟻的社會看起來勤 …

Bali volcano: Thousands evacuated from Indonesian holiday island with fears of deadly eruption

Thousands of residents were evacuated from villages near an active volcano on the Indonesian island of Bali, officials said on Friday, as seismic …

If you're drinking tap water, you're consuming plastic pollutants

Microscopic plastic fibers are pouring out of household faucets from New York to Delhi, according to original research by Orb Media, a nonprofit digital newsroom in Washington, DC.<p>Working with researchers at the State University of New York and the University of Minnesota, Orb tested 159 drinking …

Tap Water

Stanford toughens up cheap solar cells by mimicking insect eyes

While silicon solar panels are already providing electricity for a lot of homes and buildings, it doesn't mean researchers have stopped looking for better and cheaper alternatives. Case in point, a team of Stanford scientists working to make a cheaper photovoltaic mineral called perovskite a viable …

Clean Energy

何不直接吃黃豆的理由:關於豆類加工品的二三事

<b>本文由衛生福利部食品藥物管理署委託,泛科學企劃執行</b><b>撰文/陳亭瑋</b><b>│</b><b>自由寫手</b>豆漿、豆花、豆腐、豆干、豆皮…… 你還能想到哪些豆類加工食品呢?圖/bigfatcat@pixabay, CC0 Creative Commons直接吃黃豆不好嗎?為什麼要加工?研究加工製品,可以發現人類對於「吃」這件事其實滿有 …

Medium – Read, write and share stories that matter

The ‘greatest film-maker who ever lived’

It’s not right that the Swedish master Ingmar Bergman is always described as dark and gloomy. He was a deeply humane artist with great empathy, writes Benjamin Ramm.<p>Woody Allen once lauded Ingmar Bergman as “probably the greatest film artist, all things considered, since the invention of the motion …

11 Baking Ratios Every Pro Should Memorize

You’ve heard it said before that baking is a science — and it’s true. Ratios are the backbone of our favorite recipes for cookies, cakes and more. …

I Survived World War II. Nationalism Is a Path to War

I am one of a dwindling number of people who remember sitting in air-raid shelters as a child in Berlin during World War II, as bombs rained down on …

Jupiter is oldest planet in solar system, ancient meteorites show

Jupiter formed in a geologic blink. Its rocky core coalesced less than a million years after the beginning of our solar system, scientists reported Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Within another 2 million or 3 million years, that core grew to 50 times the mass of …

Astronomy

Peanut Butter Banana Brownies Recipe by Tasty

Tasty<p>Information storage and access<p>The storage of information, or access to information that is already stored, on your device such as advertising identifiers, device identifiers, cookies, and similar technologies.<p>Personalisation<p>The collection and processing of information about your use of this …

Homemade Egg Noodles

Homemade noodles are easier to make than you may think; they're just flour and eggs. If you've never made noodles before, be sure to check out this …

Recipes

A new fossil find in Brazil rewrites the history of the dinosaurs

HOW the dinosaurs died out after ruling the planet for over 150m years was a mystery that consumed palaeontologists throughout much of the 20th …

Dinosaurs

Monsanto has violated the basic human right to a healthy environment and food

<b>(AP/Francois Mori)</b><p>Judges at The Hague called on international lawmakers to hold corporations like Monsanto accountable<p>Katherine Paul<p>April 29, 2017 9:59am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>"Most opinion tribunals have had a considerable impact, and it is now accepted that they …

We all thought having more data was better. We were wrong.

“Little data” is not exactly a sexy, attention-grabbing topic. But is more and bigger data really better?<p><i>A version of this essay was originally published at</i> <i>Tech.pinions</i><i>, a website dedicated to informed opinions, insight and perspective on the tech industry.</i><p>For years, the mantra in the world of …

Big Data

This Is Why Our Generation Doesn’t Believe In Settling Down

We look at the white picket fence homes that we are supposed to settle down into and only see limitations.<p><i>Originally written by Allie Braun via</i> Unwritten<i>.</i><p><b>We are a crazy generation.</b> We self-acknowledge that fact, the older generations call us crazy, and the younger generations might be trying to be …

Bali Rice Fields

More angles on Rice Fields<p>Oh, trivia first! Do you know why there’s all that water in rice fields? I only just found this out! I thought, before, it …

Bali

Tesla launches its Powerpack 2 project in Hawaii, will help Island of Kauai get more out of its solar power

Tesla recently brought online its massive Powerpack 2 project with Kauaʻi Island Utility Cooperative in Hawaii and held an event today to inaugurate the facility.<p>We are talking about a 52 MWh Tesla Powerpack installation (272 units) with a 13 MW solar farm (~55,000 solar panels) built by SolarCity. …

Tesla

Feel more fun in French? Your personality can change depending on the language you speak

In the book <i>Me Talk Pretty One Day</i>, humorist David Sedaris recounts learning to speak French as an adult under a vicious instructor. Fumbling in his attempts to master the new tongue, he feels powerless and vulnerable—almost like a different person entirely.<p>Anyone who’s taken on the challenge of …

Language Learning

America’s affirmation of the one-China policy pleased Taiwan, too

THE idea that China and Taiwan might be separate countries, rather than estranged parts of “one China”, is anathema in Beijing. So on February 9th, …

China

Google creates $4 million crisis fund to fight Trump's immigration ban

Google is joining other technology companies in supporting its employees and other people alike affected with Trump administration’s move to restrict …

A Complete Tutorial on Tree Based Modeling from Scratch (in R & Python)

We use cookies on Analytics Vidhya websites to deliver our services, analyze web traffic, and improve your experience on the site. By using Analytics …

Data Science

Election 2016: Tracking Emotions with R and Python

Temperament has been a key issue in the 2016 presidential election between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, and an issue highlighted in the series …

22 Hiking And Camping Gifts For The Weekend Explorer

Camping