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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Frank Gehry outlines how he made a dramatic Paris art museum for LVMH

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 10:53am by Victoria Finlay

    ... Victoria Finlay life@scmp.com A zoological garden in Paris is the site of Gehry's latest work: a ship-like glass complex Pane sailing A vast glass structure, a great airy ship ... was a five-hectare zoological garden complete with a little train, hothouses, pony rides and a petting zoo (although there were absolutely no lions). The discovery gave LVMH chairman Bernard Arnault ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - SHORT SCIENCE

    Short Science, April 6, 2014

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 03:39am by AGENCIES

    ... the country's largest land predator. The research by Australian scientists, published in the Journal of Zoology, resurrected the species name Canis dingo, first adopted in 1793 by Friedrich Meyer, ...

  3. News - China - SCIENCE

    Is corruption all in the mind?

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 04:02am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... at the academy's Kunming Institute of Zoology, warned that any study would require not only the subject's consent, but also approval from the government. "The biggest challenge to such a study ...

  4. Lifestyle - Travel - FIELD TRIP

    Now here's something to spout about

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Helen Leavey

    ... Helen Leavey familypost@scmp.com Now here's something to spout about Have you ever been eyeball to eyeball with a humpback whale? I have. I even dreamed about it later that night. It was such a unique experience. All the more amazing for the fact tha ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology

    Study reveals dogs' magnetic sensitivity

    Posted Jan 05th 2014, 05:09am by CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR

    ... in Zoology, “open new horizons for biomagnetic research”. The scientists, who are affiliated with Germany’s University of Duisburg-Essen and the Czech University of Life Sciences, asked dog owners ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - SHORT SCIENCE

    Short Science, September 22, 2013

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP, Reuters

    ... reported in a publication of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard, brings the number of known snake-like lizard species in California up from one to five. AFP   Nasa gives up on comet ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology - SHORT SCIENCE

    Short Science, January 26, 2014

    Posted Jan 26th 2014, 04:53am by STAFF

    ... Tommaso Pizzari of Oxford University's zoology department, who led the study. "Their more relaxed attitude to mating results in fewer fights and they also harm the females less ...

  8. Lifestyle - Technology - TECHNOLOGY

    Viper's light-absorbing black scales are a wonder of nature's nanotechnology

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Dr Marlene Spinner of the University of Bonn's Institute of Zoology. But introducing the snake's nanotechnology could potentially enhance their light absorbency even more. "The ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education - PERSPECTIVE

    Perspective: universities must encourage students to read broadly

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 09:15pm by RONALD TENG

    ... for coffee breaks, and he found them discussing a wide range of topics- from astronomy to zoology. One day, his fellow physicians were discussing the French Revolution, and he felt left out. ...

  10. Lifestyle - Technology - EXISTENTIAL RISK

    Cambridge University study centre focuses on risks that could annihilate mankind

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 03:23am by Kate Whitehead

    ... became interested in existential risk after a chance encounter with Tallinn and was the instigator of the centre, says his first conversation with William Sutherland, professor of zoology ...




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