Added by Youli 尤里 on July 31, 2010 at 11:40pm — No Comments
Can Your Sunscreen Cause Skin Cancer?
A dermatologist sheds light on a new study that claims your SPF might be doing more harm than good.…
Added by my name is mine, dein?nein, mein on July 31, 2010 at 4:32pm — No Comments
Article of a friend writing for a UK newspaper:
It is a 100th birthday party in a well-to-do postcode of Sao Paulo, where the house of our journalist host – he and another writer pal are actually each turning 50 – slips graciously down
a slope to a terrace and the chatter is nearly all politics. Then the
DJ cuts the music in the…
Added by my name is mine, dein?nein, mein on July 31, 2010 at 4:21pm — No Comments
Stiv Wilson of the ocean conservation group 5 Gyres has made a first attempt to tally how much plastic is in the global ocean.
We've all heard about the Texas-sized "garbage patch" swirling in the North Pacific, and recently we've been warned that the Atlantic's got a plastic problem, too. Rather than distinct patches, the planet's interconnected
watery parts are effectively a thin soup of plastic refuse, with perhaps larger
concentrations of rubbish…
The image below was taken by Miss Zhang Xiao and won the 2010 award for composition in the young Chinese photographers category. The light playing with the background, the washed-out colors, the camera angle and overall excellent composition blend to create a certain otherness not commonly found in the work of such a young professional," says Judge Li Wei.
Zhang Xiao about her award-winning image: It is…Continue
Ting Ting is another young politically-minded photographer with a promising future and an already impressive portfolio. Ting Ting takes issue with big corporations which she feels are destroying our environment and cultural…Continue
Xiao Mei is an aspiring young photographer who likes to work with mobile phones instead of cameras. The composition of the image below is almost technically perfect and a sign of great career to come. Xiao Mei says the image…Continue
Added by Lynn Yi on July 30, 2010 at 6:00pm — No Comments
One of my friend told me the way of improving writing.It was reading and writing. I accepted his advice and I took an action. Right now I was writing my diary.
I has been haunted by the writing. I need to find the solution. Firstly, it was reading. Everyone said reading was important. My friend recommended a book " P is for Perfect:Your Perfect Vocational Day" to me.
He said it was good for me. Because I was just graduated, and this was for me to read and think . Secondly, it…Continue
OK – I’m working hard at the moment, so last night I left the office, had a quick meal and then to bed soon after 10pm. Shannon was attending a proper Lenova party in the ship at Shekou, not the impromptu affair of the previous evening.…Continue
Morgan Stanley’s Asia chairman, Stephen Roach, is returning to the U.S. after three years based in Hong Kong to embark on a career in academia starting this fall at Yale University.
Never one to shy away from controversial views, Mr. Roach sat down for the Wall Street Journal’s “Big Interview” series and shared his thoughts on global growth prospects, the China “bubble” myth, and
why he wouldn’t have reconfirmed Federal Reserve…
NEW YORK -- Israel’s decision in May to drop commandoes onto a flotilla of pro-Palestinian activists was brutal. The killing of nine civilians by those commandoes was a terrible consequence. Israel’s
blockade of Gaza and occupation of Palestinian territories on the West
Bank, not to mention the road blocks, destruction of homes, and other
daily torments of the Palestinians, are also a form of