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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Legal highs: the craze for laughing gas

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:32pm by RED DOOR NEWS

    ... asks Simon Parry Gas guzzlers It's a balmy and typically boisterous July evening in the party resort of Ayia Napa, in Cyprus. The streets are packed with giddy, sun-scorched holidaymakers, ... balloons. Filled with nitrous oxide- also known as laughing gas- they are sold in the street. The gas is inhaled immediately and induces a brief but mind-tingling sensation- something users describe ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING


    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by Alex Frew Mcmillan

    ... Alex Frew McMillan Alex Frew McMillan Taxing times Hong Kong taxis are great, right? They're cheap, plentiful and fuelled with eco-friendly liquid petroleum gas. There are a few pioneering electric cabs out there, too. There's one problem: they don't take you where you want to go. You'd think this was a key- indeed the only- role of a taxi. Pity the poor ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Book: In Pursuit of Flavour

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by Susan Jung

    ... I was growing up, we ate only what was ripe and fresh at the moment, which … changed from week to week … We planted the garden carefully so that it produced a steady supply of vegetables during the warm ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A force to be reckoned: memoir of a Hong Kong Policeman

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by EARNSHAW BOOKS

    ... in a tree-lined boulevard of low-rise apartment blocks with art deco frontages and broad verandas adorned with potted plants. On the sidewalks, the men wore slacks and neat cotton shirts; the women looked ... lips. 'It's time for your induction interviews.' We stumbled up a path that cut across a lawn bordered by broad-leafed plants. The mess was a single-storeyed building with a flat ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - PETS

    About pets: Take precautions before giving rabbits the freedom to roam

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by Vicki Williams

    ... for its urges. "Rabbits also love hiding under furniture and beds- pay attention to this and cover access points with cardboard or boards as necessary," he says. Household plants also pose a risk to rabbits. Essey says: "Do not allow a rabbit to go near any [of them]- with so many household plants toxic to rabbits, it is best to be cautious. If you adopt the attitude ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Spice market: Sweet surrender

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:17pm by Susan Jung

    ... it is not grown as a plant. Sugar is simply glucose." The latter implies sugar springs from nothingness, when actually, it can be processed from many different plants. The Oxford English Dictionary defines spices as "strongly flavoured or aromatic substances of vegetable origin obtained from tropical plants". Sugar has a strong flavour, is of vegetable origin and can be made from ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs


    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 12:17am by BEN SIN

    ... former bandmate, Prodip Leung Wai-ting, has just released an art project based on his love of greenery. Titled "Plants of Gods", it is a small polystone statue (right), with a human skull and six arms, that doubles as a vase for a live plant. The former LMF bassist (who's now a designer, artist and extraterrestrial life conspiracist) says the 20cm tall figurine ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Rock star

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm

    ... rustles through bamboo planted to conceal urban ugliness. At one end of the public space sits a troika of boulders, the tallest standing 4.7 metres; at the other is a looming waterfall twice its ... the real Ficus benjamina died a year after it was planted in a pot, the trunk was retained, to which artificial leaves and branches were attached. “Yes, I was told about it,” he admits in English, ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOR MEN

    About time: straps for cash

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by Abid Rahman

    ... Chronometres-certified chronometer movement, but the standout feature is the gas-filled tubes on the indices that light up like Christmas when it's dark. There is also, on the butt of the seconds hand, ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Destination: Uttarakhand

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:50pm by CAMERON DUECK

    ... a cobra-headed plant that looks vaguely evil. The high passes are carpeted in tiny primula blooms, purple, red, blue and yellow, close to the ground, hiding from the constant wind, unfaded by the baking ...




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