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  1. As the world turns

    Posted Oct 31st 2010, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... intellectual interests to include everything from genetics to literary criticism. This also extends to fiction: Morris happily cites speculative novelists such as Arthur C. Clarke, Isaac Asimov, Jean ... is 'singularity', a word borrowed from the futurist Ray Kurzwell: in short, a technological change so rapid and profound that it will change global consciousness. Morris mentions robots, ultra-smart ...

  2. Documentary series to explore diversity of the new China

    Posted Oct 14th 2008, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... Sunny Tse There might be nothing newsworthy about two 20-somethings travelling around the mainland but if they are award-winning photojournalist and Oscar-nominated filmmaker Jeff and Peter Hutchens, then it's worth a documentary. Having grown up on ...

  3. Get ready for results

    Posted Jul 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Hong Kong YP cadet Emily Ting On Friday, the results of the first Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education exam will be released. In anticipation of the big day, the Hong Kong Education City has launched a 'multiple pathways platform' that includes a series of live webcasts running from now until Thursday. Guest speakers will share their own experiences and advice ...


    Posted Jul 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Treks In A Wild World: Trekking In The Dominican Republic World, 8pm Megan McCormick (above) discovers the hidden treasures of the Caribbean island of the Dominican Republic. From the history of the slave trade to the delights of the Caribbean Sea, this t ...

  5. Tech Digest

    Posted Jun 28th 2005, 12:00am by Stuart Biggs

    ... cent of the island. PETS Curious Researchers at Sony's Computer Science Laboratory in Paris have succeeded in making the firm's iconic robot 'Aibo' pets curious; a feature they say could help in fields such as child development psychology. In the experiment, a dozen Aibos were equipped with a 'metabrain'- an algorithm that forces the robot's regular ...

  6. Terracotta warriors come to Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... at different times. 5. China was ruled by a series of dynasties, such as the Qin, Tang, Ming and Qing. Jane says When I look at the warriors' faces, I feel like I'm looking into history. ...

  7. BAUHINIAN rhapsody

    Posted Jul 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a merging of East and West- and this is evident in many areas.' To mark the 15th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Tree has launched a series ...

  8. Someone still worships the US- a South Pacific cult

    Posted Feb 16th 2007, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... America is very good,' said village chief Isaac Wan, 67, the leader of the cargo cult, dressed in a smart American naval officer's uniform and sitting beneath another large US flag. ... The origins of the cult date back to the 1930s. Village elders tell of how a mysterious outsider came to them in a series of apparitions, telling them to abandon the influence of missionaries and go ...

  9. The long arm of the straw

    Posted Apr 24th 2004, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan Students from Church of Christ in China Ming Yin College concentrate as they try to turn 180 straws and a roll of thread into a robotic arm capable of holding a bottle of Yakult. They were among 400 teams from secondary schools taking part in the Hong Kong Inter-School Straw Robotic Design and Construction Competition. The annual competition was organised by the City ...

  10. Coastal Greenland profit skyrockets 300 per cent

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... implemented a series of austerity measures,' said Chan Boon-teong, chairman of the Hong Kong-listed group. 'We want to keep more cash on hand instead of distributing dividends, so that we ...




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