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Astrophysics

Step towards stardom

More than 500 students and parents gathered at the hall of Diocesan Boys' School last Saturday for the semi-finals of this year's Supernova singing contest.

Wednesday, 11 July, 2012, 12:00am

Free tickets up for grabs

The 2009 Ani-com and Game Fair kicks off on Friday, and long queues are expected to start forming as early as tonight.

As well as cosplay competitions, Supernova Original Comics Contest and the Super Art Idol Show 2009, the organisers have just announced what limited-edition items will be available.

29 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

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Reach for the stars with astronomy

You may have already made plans for the summer holidays. Some of you may be travelling overseas on exchange visits or on holiday.

If you plan to stay in Hong Kong, I have a great suggestion. Why don't you join astronomy camps run by local universities?

2 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Whyte proves he's untouchable in the Challenge

Howard Cheng Yue-tin gave him something to chase but Douglas Whyte pulled off a remarkable victory in the Jockey Challenge to keep his statistics in the competition even better than the forecast predictions.

2 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

Hope on the horizon

A competitive business world requires the grooming of staff for challenges ahead

26 May 2008 - 12:00am

CityU professor wins elite science award

A City University professor has won a prestigious international award for his contributions to plasma science, the first academic from an Asian institution to do so.

Paul Chu Kim-ho, chair professor of materials engineering, was notified last week that he had won the IEEE/NPSS Merit Award, given to only one scientist every year in the field of nuclear and plasma sciences.

4 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

How do you see yourself in 15 years?

Elizabeth Cheung, 15

27 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

SERIES WATCH

Pearl, 9.35pm

Ah, the final frontier. What happens if we mess up the Earth to such an extent that humans have to colonise other planets and stars? This programme examines the possibilities.

29 Apr 2002 - 12:00am

Moore sets Calculation for opening-day attack

Too good. That's how the John Moore-trained Calculation looked when comfortably taking the first of four barrier trials on the Sha Tin dirt yesterday morning.

Calculation is set to take on Class Four opponents over the minimum sprint trip of 1,000 metres at Happy Valley's eagerly awaited opening meeting of the season on Saturday night. He should win.

3 Sep 1997 - 12:00am

Sugarloaf is cut above rest after return from bleeding

Sugarloaf looked a cut above the rest of those working at Sha Tin yesterday morning.

The John Moore-trained gelding was tipped as a potential Derby prospect after two brilliant wide-margin victories at the end of the season before last.

29 Aug 1996 - 12:00am

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