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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education - PERSPECTIVE

    Perspective: where the system has gone wrong

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 09:45am by RONALD TENG

    ... the final year of the new school system. So the authorities have collapsed two (Form Five, Form Seven) public exams into one. This causes much inconvenience to those who may want to quit after Form ... or "critical"- view. But this is not the case in our schools today. To bridge the gap between arts and science students, the Education Bureau designed the liberal studies course in good faith, ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - ECONOMICS

    Book review: Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism, by David Harvey

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 03:57pm by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson Seventeen Contradictions and the End of Capitalism by David Harvey Profile Books 3.5 stars David Wilson If you're sick of capitalism, here's some good news. The dogma that has become default could yet collapse in the face of growing popular loathing, according to David Harvey, a distinguished professor at the City University of New York, who highlights ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology - BIOLOGY

    Butterfly species once threatened by climate change adapts to new habitat

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 03:22am by GUARDIAN

    ... The Guardian Once threatened by climate change, the quino checkerspot has adapted quickly Butterfly goes higher to beat warming A butterfly species whose population collapsed because of climate change and habitat loss has defied predictions of extinction to rapidly move to cooler climes and change its food plant. The quino checkerspot (Euphydryas editha quino), found in Mexico ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - POSTCARD TOKYO

    Postcard: Tokyo

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 03:57pm by MARK SCHILLING

    ... with a desperate air-borne rescue of her friend (or rather kind-of-a-boyfriend) Tombo from a collapsing dirigible, he also spares his viewers any sense that Kiki is in true danger. Her often-erratic ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Sydney exhibition tells the Chinese story

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 03:32pm by Sue Green

    ... Sydney's Chinese Story, Museum of Sydney, corner Bridge and Phillip streets, daily 10am-5pm, until October 12 ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - START-UPS

    Start-ups in Asia: Slowly bridging the gap to Silicon Valley

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 03:52pm by Terence Lee

    ... Terence Lee A panel of Asia entrepreneurs agree that a 'culture of innovation' is rising in the region At a February 15 Asia Leaders Summit in Singapore, a panel of entrepreneurs and investors discussed the state of the region's technology ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Villages given urban look through design

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:28am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... bridges- their work is not only elevating communities through design, it does so on the leanest of budgets. It happens under the umbrella of Rural Urban Framework (RUF), a not-for-profit research ... a bridge- a singular loop linking two levels of the riverbank, with an additional arm across the river- providing not only access, but a place for community engagement. With shaded areas ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Double feature: Venice and Ljubljana

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:45pm

    ... Bridge and St Mark’s Square are virtually deserted. Europe’s budget airlines have created a surge in twocentre holidays. The days when a single ticket cost almost as much as a return have long ... are choked with vessels of all shapes and sizes. An estimated 2,000 craft pass under the Rialto Bridge every 12 hours and traffic jams are common. Things are no better on dry land. The city has long ...

  9. Lifestyle - Technology - INNOVATION

    Accessory turns smartphones into hand-held gaming devices

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 12:14pm by Pavan Shamdasani

    ... Pavan Shamdasani life@scmp.com The world of gaming is changing. As consoles branch out as entertainment systems and smartphone technology allows gamers to harness improved graphics, the challenge becomes to bridge the gap between the two worlds. One start-up has found a simple solution of sorts, believing that the only big thing that separates the two is where you place your hands. ...

  10. Lifestyle - Health

    Lower back pain: exercise circuit

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 09:49am by Jeanette Wang

    ... and shoulders square and lower back straight. Hold pose. Return to start position and repeat on other side. A simpler variation: raise only one limb at a time. 6. Bridge variations 6a. Front: Lie ...




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