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China is a place with many unusual annual traditions, including a mud-flinging festival in the country’s tropical southwest and a June celebration of eating worms. But one of the most exotic rituals comes in spring, when residents of Dongyang, in coastal Zhejiang Province, chow down on eggs simmered in steaming pots of wait for it boys’ urine.
It was October 2009 in Copenhagen when the announcement was made. Rio de Janeiro had beaten Madrid, Tokyo and Chicago to become the host city for the 2016 Olympic Games. Brazil’s bid team danced, cried and yelled: We did it! We did it!
Some inventions are more important than others. This is the most important point made by Robert Gordon of Northwestern University in his masterpiece, The Rise and Fall of American Growth . This book provides a deep analysis of the transformation of US economic life between 1870 and 1970 and the subsequent slowdown. Growth is neither inevitable nor steady. Ours is an age of disappointing growth because the technological breakthroughs are relatively narrow.
“外貌协会”交友网站被黑 百万帅哥美女资料外泄2016-10-27
Beautifulpeople.com, an elite dating website for the exclusively good looking, has reportedly had the private data of more than 1 million users leaked.
Brussels has launched an investigation into whether a planned $130bn merger between US chemicals giants? Dow Chemical? and? DuPont? would limit competition for supplies that are crucial to Europe’s farmers.
Donald Trump suggested on Sunday that the US could pull out of the World Trade Organisation and said that the EU had been created largely to compete against the US in international trade.
At the Democratic convention last week, I experienced an uncomfortable feeling of déjà vu. Emblazoned across the arena was the rallying cry of the Hillary Clinton campaign Stronger Together. It was a depressing reminder of Stronger In, the slogan of the losing Remain campaign in Britain’s referendum on EU membership.
McDonald’s? sale of its China and Hong Kong franchise is struggling to attract the calibre of bidders the US fast-food empire envisioned, according to people familiar with the situation.
The conflict began as soon as Jeff’s new colleague joined his team. A year later the bad blood between them was to cost Jeff, who held a senior position at a New York investment company, his job.
The designers of mobile phones have become fixated on the black rectangle, with almost identical handsets emerging at every trade show and product launch. This may be about to change, however, as a number of designers attempt to create devices that can bend, fold and change morph or be customised by changing or adding different modules.
Hong Kong’s stock exchange has reintroduced a closing auction, bringing to an end a period that left it isolated as the only developed market not to have a mechanism to ease volatility.
A prestigious scientific organisation has descended into infighting over a decision to invite? Elizabeth Holmes, founder of blood-testing group? Theranos, to deliver a presentation at its annual conference this week, with at least two members of the association threatening to resign.
Gaming is often seen as an unsociable and solitary pursuit. But fans of Pokémon GO claim the augmented reality craze - which since its launch last week has had users chasing around their neighborhoods in pursuit of fictional creatures - has given rise to so many chance meetings between strangers that people have started using it as a dating app.
美国VR校车 带孩子们体验火星之旅2016-10-25
American aerospace company Lockheed Martin has found a really cool way to inspire the young minds of today to pursue careers in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).
PRAGUE In the age of Amazon and the internet, the idea of going to a public library to borrow a book may seem ever more quaint and old-fashioned in many parts of the world, but one country, at least, is clinging to it tenaciously: the? Czech Republic.
With a penchant for leopard print heels, latex thigh-high boots and £1,000-plus designer dresses, Theresa May is no stranger to political power dressing. But the Prime Minister's hairstyle, it turns out, is also the must-have 'power cut' for females in charge.
Investors have pumped more than $50bn into commodities this year, chasing a recovery in oil prices while falling interest rates have increased the attraction of haven assets like gold.
Germany set a new record in financial markets on Wednesday, becoming the first eurozone country to sell 10-year bonds with a negative yield in a government auction.
HNA Group is driving forward with its global acquisition spree as competitors homing in on Chinese tourists fall silent.
Americans and Scandinavians were the tallest people in the world in 1914. A century later they have been left behind, with Dutch men and Latvian women the global height champions in 2014.
Last week, I was browsing the internet for information about the tragic attack in Nice on Bastille Day, when I spotted a story that suggested disturbing new images were circulating of the Isis attacks on Paris inside the Bataclan theatre late last year. I was about to click Search but then I had a second thought and stopped.
RIO DE JANEIRO The Olympics is Michael Phelps returning to the pool, Simone Biles going for gymnastics gold and Ashton Eaton looking for another decathlon win.
Jennifer Aniston has published a lengthy essay in which she lambasts the media for the recent pregnancy rumours about her.
Imagine if, over the next 60 days, the European Commission staged a series of press conferences and bombarded journalists with a battery of announcements of pocket-sized investigations into the condition of the continent’s technology industry.
An international team of scientists has just sequenced a protein crystal located in the midgut of cockroaches. The reason?