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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... to astronomer Thorvald Thiele, before publishing several books on fish populations. She was later hired by the Carlsberg Laboratory, an institution dedicated to biochemical research founded by brewery ... Later in life he would become a pacifist, advocating understanding between the indigenous population and the settlers. He died in prison, having been jailed in 1886 for taking part in a peaceful ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: Windows to the past

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:52pm by Anna Chen

    ... to create a powerful and illuminating drama which, alongside their invaluable preservation of the story of Liverpool's Chinese population, places the city centre stage in the rich chronicle ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A forgotten knight: Why Sun Yat-sen mentor Sir Kai Ho Kai died penniless and powerless 100 years ago

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... imposed inappropriately on the Chinese population. His stance was often to remind Legco and his colonial masters, albeit in highly deferential terms, that the Chinese, be they the business elite ... by what was good for the stability and prosperity of the colony, what was good for the Chinese population and what was good for his own wallet." These conflicting priorities came to a head ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs

    The Inquisition: Takashi Murakami, artist

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:19pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... this kind of movie I want to make, and that is so far away from the work of Schnabel and McQueen. Jellyfish Eyes, which is populated with magical creatures, could be regarded as a monster movie too. ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Criticised for bigoted remarks, Gary Oldman returns in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:18pm by James Mottram

    ... of the Apes as Caesar, the intelligent leader of the apes. With the human population decimated by the 'simian flu' virus that ravaged the world in the previous film, Oldman plays one ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Cometh the hour

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:25pm by Jason Wordie

    ... disgruntlement. Other comparisons to 1967 are seriously wide of the mark, principally because the current situation is, potentially, much more incendiary. Back then, the general population supported ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Channel hop

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:24pm by Mark Peters

    ... population gone without so much as a goodbye or thank you. In Mapleton, a small town in New York state, where three years later science and religion have produced no clues to what happened, police ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - Asian megacities part II

    Megacities of Asia Part II: Perils of the concrete jungle

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm

    ... wider importance lies in joining up the dots of the Pearl River Delta, creating the world’s largest conurbation, with a population estimated by the United Nations to be an almost inconceivable 120 million people. Whereas 200 years ago, just 3 per cent of the world’s population was classed as “urban”, by 2010, this figure had exceeded 50 per cent and, by 2050, more than 70 per cent ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Designed to scale: the hissstory of snakes

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:25pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... the data will help "build a picture of the health, status, distribution and trends emerging in the wild population". The AFCD says that 13 of the 410 Burmese pythons that have so far been ... which is critical for making informed, best-practice management decisions should the need arise. "The more we understand the population and what may or may not influence it, the stronger ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Megacities of Asia Part III: The rise of the 'Megaregion'

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am

    ... reached a tipping point; humans became an urban species, with more than half of us living in towns and cities. According to the United Nations, Asia’s urban population is set to soar from 1.9 billion in 2011 to 3.3 billion by 2050, while Africa and Asia combined will account for 86 per cent of the increase in the world’s urban population. It’s a shift, not only in terms of population ...




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