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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - SPACE

    International Space Station makes discoveries impossible anywhere else

    Posted Feb 02nd 2014, 02:07am by AFP

    ... and scientific collaboration. John Holdren, a senior White House adviser on science and technology, hailed the space station, which was mainly built with United States money, as "a unique facility ... the long-term effects of weightlessness on the human body, she said, while testing new space technologies that would be essential for missions to Mars. "The goal of using the space station ...

  2. News - World - PETS

    US scientists cure sick puppies with geese antibody technology

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 08:41pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Grand Forks, Iowa Antibody technology developed for geeseis now benefitingdogs with parvovirus Scientists' discovery helps sick puppies A North Dakota company that discovered an antibody technology while trying to cure flocks of dying geese is using its research for a more warm and fuzzy purpose: saving puppies. Early tests performed on about 50 puppies have ...

  3. Business - Money - LISTINGS

    Sinomax and Ernest Borel map out growth plans in Hong Kong IPO push

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 01:40am by TIFFANY AP

    ... of the capital to build and promote the brand and a further 28 per cent for acquisitions. Sinomax president and executive director Eric Cheung said although the company operated in a premium mass space, it was not worried about the slowdown in luxury spending on the mainland. "We are not focused on the extremely exclusive luxury space. At the moment, we can't see any impact," he said. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Speed of construction is draw of the mainland for Hong Kong architects

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 03:26am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... aged 18 to 45. The project will provide low-rent space for about 200 companies from the two cities and other parts of the world, focusing on modern logistics, information services, technology ... spaces, cafes and parks where people can communicate, relax and come up with creative ideas. Although he says the main focus of his company- Barrie Ho Architecture Interiors- will remain in Hong ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Urban planning must reflect Hong Kong's great need for community and open space

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 01:34pm by Ian Brownlee

    ... Ian Brownlee Ian Brownlee says a single-minded focus on residential housing will affect Hong Kong's liveability Urban planning must reflect our great need for community and open space ... is a worldwide problem, not just here. The present administration is totally focused on the provision of residential flats. One unintended outcome is likely to be the long-term shortage of open space ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - SHORT SCIENCE

    Short Science, June 29, 2014

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 01:47am by AGENCIES

    ...   Balloon’s test flight to the ‘edge of space’ An Arizona start-up company says it has successfully completed its first small-scale test flight of a stratospheric balloon and capsule being developed to show tourists a space-like view of the earth from 30km above ground. Privately owned World View, an offshoot of Paragon Space Development Corp, aims to start taking passengers to “the edge ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How Chinese cities lost their elegance

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 04:05pm by SHIQIAO LI

    ... the successive revolutions and reforms in the 20th century, sometimes for good reason, sometimes as acts of defiance. Legitimate or not, it happened amid tremendous pressure to acquire the technological ... of circling and walling spaces in cities corresponded to the ward system that had been central to the traditional Chinese image of cities, at least since the Tang dynasty. It is, of course, both ...

  8. Top executives discuss CSR at CUHK conference

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 05:50pm

    ... At Hysan Place, a major commercial development in Causeway Bay, CSR has been merged with building design. The sky garden, an artificial wetland, and a rooftop farm have ensured extra green spaces ... the value,” Chan said, adding that the green spaces, especially the rooftop farm, allowed Hysan to engage with staff, tenants and the community in new ways. Calvin Kwan, general manager ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - ENERGY

    Book review: The Burning Answer, by Keith Barnham

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 08:37pm by GDN

    ... patented in 1959; silicon solar cells first powered a calculator in 1978. Barnham finds it hugely significant that the US and Britain, the nations that principally developed nuclear technology, lag ... weapons. Barnham is a leading researcher and developer of silicon solar cells and, for a while, his team held the world record for the most efficient version of this rapidly improving technology ...

  10. News - World - ITALY

    Luxury fashion house Fendi sponsors restoration of Rome's Trevi Fountain

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 11:21pm by Reuters

    ... Rosso is paying to spruce up the Rialto bridge in return for using it as advertising space. Defence group Finmeccanica has pledged staff and technology worth up to €2 million to a project ...




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