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Fri Dec 10 10:18:38 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/science

medical


Face masks: what the data say - https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-02801-8

MRNA - https://www.zmescience.com[..]gh-and-why-they-need-to-be-kept-so-cold/ https://time.com/5927342/mrna-covid-vaccine

mRNA vaccines — a new era in vaccinology - https://www.nature.com/articles/nrd.2017.243

How CRISPR could help us discover and treat rare cancers - https://www.zmescience.com[..]help-us-discover-and-treat-rare-cancers/

Electroceuticals, the bioelectronic medicine of the future - https://www.zmescience.com[..]he-bioelectronic-medicine-of-the-future/

Why ketamine is so good against depression - https://www.zmescience.com/science/ketamine-for-depression/

Laughing gas could be the key against treatment-resistant depression - https://www.zmescience.com[..]depression-alternative-treatment-326645/

What is MDMA: party drug or therapeutic agent? - https://www.zmescience.com[..]/?goal=0_3b5aad2288-0616bf7c2d-242734313

Psychedelics open a new window on the mechanisms of perception - https://knowablemagazine.org[..]cs-open-new-window-mechanisms-perception

Medicine is an imperfect science – but you can still trust its process - https://www.zmescience.com[..]nce-but-you-can-still-trust-its-process/

There's a recent resurgence of interest for psychedelic drugs, and extreme cases can be very valuable for researchers. - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ens-when-you-take-550-doses-of-lsd-well/

Demystifying nootropics – Is cognitive enhancement even a thing? - https://www.zmescience.com[..]s-is-cognitive-enhancement-even-a-thing/

People who’ve tried psychedelics have lower risk of heart disease and diabetes - https://www.zmescience.com[..]lower-risk-of-heart-disease-and-diabetes

Hallucinogens’ long trip from Anesthetic to Party Drugs to Antidepressants - https://www.zmescience.com[..]dicine/hallucinogens-long-trip-03112021/

Penn Researchers Show ‘Encrypted’ Peptides Could be Wellspring of Natural Antibiotics - https://blog.seas.upenn.edu[..]ld-be-wellspring-of-natural-antibiotics/

What Is PIK3CA-Related Overgrowth Spectrum (PROS)? - https://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/pros-21/what-is-pros


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Thu Dec 09 09:19:36 AEDT 2021 From /gallery/AU/Sydney/CBD

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Wed Dec 08 01:21:18 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/science/animal

bird


Rare birds - http://list25.com[..]irds-you-might-have-never-seen/?view=all

Eagles - http://list25.com[..]ht-change-the-way-you-see-them/?view=all

Owl - http://list25.com/25-awesome-owl-facts-youll-want-to-know/

Kiwi - http://www.zmescience.com[..]animal-files-kiwi-birds-one-unique-birds

Dodo - http://www.zmescience.com[..]ls-ecology/dodo-lifestyle-study-0942423/

https://list25.com[..]e-exotic-birds-that-will-blow-your-mind/

hummingbirds - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]ine/2017/07/the-science-of-hummingbirds/

https://www.zmescience.com/science/how-birds-flock-02443/

Birds and bats have very weird gut bacteria, and it’s likely linked to flying - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ds-bats-gut-bacteria-microflora-8235235/

hummingbirds - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]/hummingbirds-slow-motion-flight-videos/ https://www.theguardian.com[..]ts-unlock-secret-of-why-hummingbirds-hum

get-know-these-15-common-birds - https://www.audubon.org/news/get-know-these-15-common-birds

Crows and Ravens - https://www.zmescience.com[..]are-smartest-birds-in-the-world-0952352/

Why Birds Matter, and Are Worth Protecting - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]ic.com/magazine/2018/01/why-birds-matter

How a 5-Ounce Bird Stores 10,000 Maps in Its Head - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]unce-bird-stores-10000-maps-in-its-head/

Bringing back the ‘most endangered bird’ in the U.S. - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]eeding-save-florida-grasshopper-sparrows

Hornbill - https://www.traffic.org[..]ill-gets-a-protection-boost-in-thailand/ https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]rnbill-bird-ivory-illegal-wildlife-trade

Why do flamingoes stand on one leg? - https://www.zmescience.com[..]post/why-do-flamingoes-stand-on-one-leg/

First Proof That Wild Animals Really Can Communicate With Us - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]/honey-bees-africa-animals-science-birds

The Epic Journeys of Migratory Birds - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]/bird-migration-albatross-climate-change

A new species of bird discovered in Brazil has a green head, yellow belly, and a high risk of going extinct soon - https://www.zmescience.com[..]-brazil-threatened-yellow-belly-3345634/

This is how land birds can fly across the open ocean - https://www.zmescience.com[..]and-birds-can-fly-across-the-open-ocean/

Scientists may have cracked an essential secret of shorebirds’ marathon migrations. - https://www.hakaimagazine.com[..]m/features/flying-by-the-fat-of-the-sea/

Migratory birds have lighter feathers to deal with the heat - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ratory-birds-lightered-colored-06122021/

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Wed Dec 08 00:16:01 AEDT 2021 From /photo/cosmos/apod

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Tue Dec 07 11:30:39 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/history

Russia


In the polar winter of 1961, a Soviet surgeon took out his own appendix - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ar-antarctic-self-appendectomy-22112021/

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Tue Dec 07 11:29:54 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/history

europe


歐洲最後的信鴿軍團 - http://cn.wsj.com/big5/20121115/PHO102444.asp?source=rss

創新和叛逆:蒸汽機發明者的啟示 - http://cn.wsj.com/big5/20130204/DJL071447.asp?source=rss

最後的月食,永恒的羅馬 - http://thehousenewsbloggers.net[..]C-%EF%BC%8F-%E6%A2%81%E6%96%87%E9%81%93/

Fact about Pompeii - http://list25.com[..]-about-the-pompeii-destruction/?view=all

facts-you-probably-didnt-know-about demarks - http://www.damncoolpictures.com[..]facts-you-probably-didnt-know-about.html

hitler-that-might-take-you-by-surprise - http://list25.com[..]hat-might-take-you-by-surprise/?view=all

stalin-you-probably-never-knew - http://list25.com[..]stalin-you-probably-never-knew/?view=all

ancient-romans - http://list25.com[..]romans-were-out-of-their-minds/?view=all http://list25.com[..]ot-have-without-ancient-greece/?view=all

byzantine-empire - http://list25.com[..]now-about-the-byzantine-empire/?view=all

Italy - http://list25.com[..]e-and-quirky-facts-about-italy/?view=all

Austria - http://list25.com[..]u-might-not-know-about-austria/?view=all

vikings - http://list25.com[..]world-forgot-about-the-vikings/?view=all

holocaust - http://list25.com[..]ocaust-you-may-not-be-aware-of/?view=all

france - http://list25.com[..]t-france-that-are-cool-to-know/?view=all http://list25.com[..]lution-you-probably-overlooked/?view=all

netherlands - http://list25.com[..]ng-facts-about-the-netherlands/?view=all

Kings at Europe - http://list25.com[..]you-might-not-know-about-kings/?view=all

winston-churchill - http://list25.com[..]rated-and-controversial-figure/?view=all

USSR - http://list25.com[..]ably-didnt-know-about-the-ussr/?view=all

Belgium - http://list25.com[..]nown-for-besides-tasty-waffles/?view=all

Ireland - http://list25.com[..]lot-more-than-just-leprechauns/?view=all

意大利国父 - https://zh.wikipedia.org[..]2%B7%E5%8A%A0%E9%87%8C%E6%B3%A2%E5%BA%95

queen-elizabeth-ii - http://list25.com[..]t-queen-elizabeth-ii-you-might-not-know/

Vera Gedroits was a woman far ahead of her time – but her story is barely known - http://www.bbc.com[..]he-princess-who-transformed-war-medicine

帶你回到75年前 諾曼第登陸那一天 - https://dq.yam.com/post.php?id=11178

https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]/ukraine/spectacular-flower-crowns-rule/

南海泡沫:英國300年前一次金融危機留給後世的遺產 - https://yahoo-news.com.hk/BBCChineseNews/15328

This abandoned railroad was London's train for the dead - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]abandoned-railroad-london-train-for-dead

Guy Fawkes - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]ory-the-explosive-truth-about-guy-fawkes

Why a Thriving Civilization in Malta Collapsed 4,000 Years Ago - https://getpocket.com[..]ation-in-malta-collapsed-4-000-years-ago

How One Man Survived a Plane Crash and 5 Days in the Snowy Canadian Wilderness—and Went On to Help Shape the Modern Ski Industry - https://time.com/5912476/heliski-survival-1969

200,000 miles of Roman roads provided the framework for empire - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]s-roman-roads-provided-framework-empire/ https://www.zmescience.com/other/map-roman-empire-prime-04353/

How tweed became a symbol of Scottish culture - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]ales-of-scottish-history-and-landscapes/

A song of gods and dragons: What’s behind the animals carved in Norway’s stave churches - https://www.zmescience.com[..]/animals-carved-stave-churches-27032021/

她的一生奉獻給「惡魔」 德國昆蟲學家梅里安的故事 - https://dq.yam.com/post.php?id=5514

An 800-year history of Paris's Notre Dame Cathedral - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]ory-magazine/article/notre-dame-de-paris

Archaeologists are sifting facts from many fictions about ancient Rome’s favorite blood sport. - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]e-leaves-alive-right-think-again-feature

How to train like an Ancient Greek Olympian - https://www.bbc.com[..]-to-train-like-an-ancient-greek-olympian



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Tue Dec 07 00:00:45 AEDT 2021 From /photo/cosmos/apod

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Sun Dec 05 23:48:36 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/love

empathy


The Complete Guide on How to be More Empathetic - https://bettertools.io/empathy-complete-guide/

Toxic Positivity Is Very Real, and Very Annoying - https://www.wsj.com[..]-problem-of-toxic-positivity-11635858001

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Sat Dec 04 23:28:39 AEDT 2021 From /photo/cosmos/apod

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Fri Dec 03 10:57:18 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/science/animal

current


https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/

https://www.nationalgeographic.org/projects/photo-ark/

Learn about the animals - https://wwf.panda.org/koati/

http://www.damncoolpictures.com[..]13/12/22-amazing-facts-about-tigers.html

animals-with-insane-survival-adaptations - http://list25.com[..]th-insane-survival-adaptations/?view=all

rarest-animals-in-the-world - http://list25.com/25-of-the-rarest-animals-in-the-world/?view=all

fastest-land-animals - http://list25.com/25-fastest-land-animals/?view=all

unreal-animals-you-wont-believe-exist - http://list25.com[..]animals-you-wont-believe-exist/?view=all

bizarre-animals-youve-ever-heard-of-before - http://list25.com[..]als-youve-ever-heard-of-before/?view=all

Most hated insects - http://list25.com/25-most-hated-insects-ever-known-to-man/

https://list25.com/25-bizarre-animals-you-didnt-know-exist/

awesome-animals - http://list25.com/25-awesome-animals/?view=all

adorable-hatchlings-that-are-too-cute-for-their-own-good - http://list25.com[..]re-too-cute-for-their-own-good/?view=all

little-known-facts-about-arctic-foxes - http://list25.com[..]known-facts-about-arctic-foxes/?view=all

fascinating-little-known-facts-about-polar-bears - http://list25.com[..]-known-facts-about-polar-bears/?view=all

adorable-photos-of-yawning-animals - http://list25.com/25-adorable-photos-of-yawning-animals/?view=all

animals-with-outrageous-body-proportions - http://list25.com[..]th-outrageous-body-proportions/?view=all

new-species-discovered-in-2014 - http://list25.com[..]new-species-discovered-in-2014/?view=all

lethal-animals-you-hope-to-never-see - http://www.damncoolpictures.com[..]ethal-animals-you-hope-to-never-see.html

natural-phenomena-that-science-has-yet-to-explain - http://list25.com[..]hat-science-has-yet-to-explain/?view=all

dangerous-looking-animals-that-are-relatively-harmless - http://list25.com[..]s-that-are-relatively-harmless/?view=all

Shoebill Stork - http://www.damncoolpictures.com[..]05/if-you-ever-doubted-existence-of.html

sad-facts-about-animals-that-might-make-you-shed-a-tear - http://list25.com[..]animals-that-might-make-you-shed-a-tear/

animal-kingdom-facts-that-you-might-find-hard-to-believe - http://list25.com[..]cts-that-you-might-find-hard-to-believe/

popular-myths-about-animals-that-you-probably-believe - http://list25.com[..]about-animals-that-you-probably-believe/

scary-creatures-living-in-australia - http://www.damncoolpictures.com[..]scary-creatures-living-in-australia.html

strangest-prehistoric-creatures - http://list25.com/25-strangest-prehistoric-creatures/

unusual-cat-species - http://www.damncoolpictures.com/2015/09/unusual-cat-species.html

most-powerful-bites-in-the-animal-kingdom - http://list25.com/25-most-powerful-bites-in-the-animal-kingdom/

freakish-looking-animals - http://list25.com/25-freakish-looking-animals/

US animals-you-wont-find-anywhere-else - http://list25.com[..]ls-you-wont-find-anywhere-else/?view=all

most-invasive-creatures-on-earth - http://list25.com/25-most-invasive-creatures-on-earth/?view=all

scorpion - http://list25.com[..]ost-people-may-not-be-aware-of/?view=all

【寵物】10種奇特動物 你見過邊種? - http://hk.apple.nextmedia.com[..]om/realtime/supplement/20151221/54553011

albino-animals - http://list25.com[..]-animals-you-have-to-see-today/?view=all

Some huge animal - http://list25.com[..]at-are-larger-than-you-realize/?view=all

animal-beards-that-outshine-the-biggest-hipster - http://list25.com[..]t-outshine-the-biggest-hipster/?view=all

kangaroo - http://list25.com[..]facts-to-keep-your-mind-hoping/?view=all

biggest record - http://list25.com/25-larger-than-life-animals/?view=all

stunningly-beautiful-insects - http://list25.com/25-stunningly-beautiful-insects/?view=all

largest prey - http://list25.com/25-largest-birds-of-prey/?view=all

Manatees - http://list25.com[..]-show-how-fascinating-they-are/?view=all

endangered-animals - http://list25.com[..]imals-we-may-lose-this-century/?view=all

strange-animals - http://www.damncoolpictures.com[..]ange-animals-that-will-confuse-your.html

red animal - http://list25.com[..]als-you-need-to-see-to-believe/?view=all

“Larger animals need more food to keep their bodies fueled,” Manger explains. “The elephant, which can eat several hundred kilograms of low-quality food each day, devotes a lot of time to eating, leaving less time for sleep.” - http://www.zmescience.com[..]gy/animals-ecology/wild-elephants-sleep/

chameleon - http://list25.com/25-cool-chameleon-facts-youll-want-to-know/

http://list25.com[..]imal-superpowers-that-are-actually-real/

Capybara (Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris) is a rodent of unusual size - http://www.zmescience.com[..]-files-capybaras-worlds-largest-rodents/

http://list25.com[..]ls-nearly-impossible-to-see-in-the-wild/

https://www.zmescience.com[..]ls-ecology/chameleons-fluorescent-bones/

Naming - https://www.zmescience.com[..]imals-ecology/baby-animal-names-04012017

https://list25.com/25-amazing-animal-facts-you-might-not-know/5/

Venomous Creatures - https://list25.com/25-most-venomous-creatures-on-earth/

https://list25.com[..]-discovered-animals-you-havent-seen-yet/

Why snakes flick tongues - https://www.zmescience.com[..]cience/why-snakes-flick-tongues-30052018

https://www.zmescience.com[..]news-science/steady-wins-the-race-042432

The naked mole-rat is impervious to pain and cancer, and lives ten times longer than it should — what can we learn from it? - https://www.zmescience.com[..]han-it-should-what-can-we-learn-from-it/

Food availability acts as a cap for whales’ maximum size - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ience/whale-size-food-availability-1345/

https://www.bbc.com[..]7-medicines-and-drugs-from-animals-venom

This frog’s babies erupt out of its back—and other surprising ways animals give birth - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]sing-ways-animals-give-birth-live-young/

https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..].com/family/2020/06/amazing-animal-dads/

What I learned documenting the last male northern white rhino’s death - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]ns-of-the-last-male-northern-white-rhino

Inside Joel Sartore's 'Photo Ark' for animals - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]photos-saving-rare-animals-conservation/

The hidden world of microscopic life revealed in extraordinary pictures - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]pic-life-revealed-extraordinary-pictures

goliath - https://www.zmescience.com[..]cience/goliath-frog-largest-frg-0432432/

Why blue and green are the brightest colors in nature - https://www.zmescience.com[..]reen-are-the-brightest-colors-in-nature/

We couldn't have figs without wasps. Here's how mutualism works. - https://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/reference/mutualism

First There Were Microbes. Then Life on Earth Got Big. - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]f-history-life-evolution-fossils-biology

Snake - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ws-science/snake-skin-movement-03022021/

Small but sneaky. These are the world’s 10 smallest mammals - https://www.zmescience.com[..]hese-are-the-worlds-10-smallest-mammals/

The oldest animal (that we know of) — and it’s not what you think - https://www.zmescience.com[..]t-we-know-of-and-its-not-what-you-think/

How scientists discovered a new law of nature that explains why animals grow ‘pointy’ parts - https://www.zmescience.com[..]-explains-why-animals-grow-pointy-parts/

The wells are often the only source of water for miles in the middle of a scorching desert. - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ig-wells-in-the-desert-help-life-thrive/

Many animals play dead—and not just to avoid getting eaten - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]ls-play-dead-not-just-to-avoid-predators

Watch These Amazon Animals Discover Their Reflections - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]n-big-cats-mirror-reflection-animals-vin

Five animal athletes bound to give Olympians a run for their money - https://updates.panda.org/animal-athletes

These tiny Latin American tree dwellers are stellar fathers and masters at camouflage, recent research reveals. - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]ough-frogs-are-full-of-surprises-feature

Elephants carry their babies for two years, and more astonishing animal pregnancies - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]-extremely-diverse-pregnancies-heres-why

會走路、爬樹的魚!金門烈嶼「攀鱸」復育中 切勿捕捉 - https://www.inside.com.tw/article/25626-anabas-testudineus

What are symbiotic relationships: nature’s matchmaking - https://www.zmescience.com[..]cience/what-are-symbiotic-relationships/

Stripes. Spots. Symmetries. Swirls. In the natural world, patterns help animals attract or repel, blend in or stand out. - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]atures-sport-patterns-with-many-purposes

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Fri Dec 03 10:51:33 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/science

nature


蓋亞假說:美麗的神話 - http://thehousenews.com[..]%8E%E9%BA%97%E7%9A%84%E7%A5%9E%E8%A9%B1/

色彩斑斕的動物 - http://cn.wsj.com/big5/20131203/PHO101146.asp?source=rss

地球上仍存活的最古老生物 - http://cn.wsj.com/big5/20140430/PHO082434.asp?source=rss

deep-sea-mysteries-and-oddities-that-will-leave-you-baffled - http://list25.com[..]nd-oddities-that-will-leave-you-baffled/

rare-flowers-that-are-stunning-to-look-at - http://list25.com/25-rare-flowers-that-are-stunning-to-look-at/

earth-facts-that-might-surprise-you - http://list25.com/25-earth-facts-that-might-surprise-you/

north-pole-facts-most-people-are-not-aware-of - http://list25.com[..]s-most-people-are-not-aware-of/?view=all

earth-facts-you-probably-have-not-considered - http://list25.com[..]u-probably-have-not-considered/?view=all

http://www.attenboroughsreef.com/

River - http://list25.com[..]that-you-probably-did-not-know/?view=all

amazon - http://list25.com[..]he-most-unique-places-on-earth/?view=all

25 Interesting Tidbits About Deserts That Will Make You Glad For Rain - http://list25.com[..]at-will-make-you-glad-for-rain/?view=all

Antarctica is one of the coldest, most desolate places in the world, and today you're going to learn all about it. - http://www.damncoolpictures.com[..]interesting-facts-that-you-probably.html

great-barrier-reef - http://list25.com[..]-reef-facts-youll-want-to-hear/?view=all

Types of mountains - http://www.zmescience.com[..]st/main-types-mountains-earths-ups-downs

bizarre-ocean-phenomena - http://list25.com[..]ean-phenomena-you-wont-believe-are-real/

http://www.zmescience.com[..]ology/animals-ecology/animal-speed-limit

Ocean - http://list25.com[..]ising-ocean-facts-most-people-dont-know/

Earth - http://list25.com/25-shocking-facts-you-never-knew-about-earth/

sinkholes - https://www.zmescience.com[..]other/science-abc/science-abc-sinkholes/

ecosystems - https://www.zmescience.com[..]what-they-are-and-why-they-are-important

https://www.zmescience.com[..]ture-post/what-is-supervolcano-18032018/

https://list25.com/25-unbelievable-cloud-formations/

https://www.zmescience.com[..]/feature-post/largest-river-world-43223/

https://list25.com/25-longest-rivers-in-the-world/

What is soil? Here’s the inside scoop - https://www.zmescience.com/science/what-is-soil-feature/

What causes an Ice Age? A simple explainer - https://www.zmescience.com/ecology/what-causes-ice-age-14092019/

https://www.zmescience.com[..]water-dont-underestimate-the-connection/

https://www.bbc.com[..]108-why-the-world-is-running-out-of-sand

Even a little extra CO2 is triggering big changes in forests - https://www.zmescience.com[..]o2-is-triggering-big-changes-in-forests/

Christmas flakes: macro photography reveals unique snowflake design - https://www.zmescience.com[..]/great-pics/christmas-snowflakes-photos/

This is the secret behind biodiversity hotspots - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ience/biodiversity-hotspot-source-35243/

Looking back on Palmyra’s recent history, Wegmann sees it as a source of hope. Tropical islands may seem fragile, but they can turn out to be surprisingly robust. The conservation story of Palmyra should remind us of two things, he says: “One, nature is resilient. And two, we as humans can engineer ourselves out of some of the major problems that we’ve caused.” - https://www.bbc.com[..]w-tropical-islands-got-rid-of-their-rats

Rivers can change colors as time passes, and this is linked to ecosystem health - https://www.zmescience.com[..]-and-this-is-linked-to-ecosystem-health/

Photosynthesis could be as old as life itself - https://www.zmescience.com[..]thesis-old-genes-live-evolution-2374523/

climate-tipping-points - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ecology/what-are-climate-tipping-points/

What is natural selection: the driving force of evolution - https://www.zmescience.com/science/what-is-natural-selection/

Simple seaweed could be used to heal human wounds with bio-ink - https://www.zmescience.com[..]dicine/seaweed-healing-virtues-10042021/

They spent 28 days under the sea—and found another Earth - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]-the-sea-and-found-another-earth-feature

Earth's magnetic field flips much more frequently than we thought - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]ld-flipped-more-times-scientists-thought

Soils from Antarctica seem to contain no life—something that's never been found - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]-no-lifesomething-thats-never-been-found

What causes earthquakes — and what you should do if hit by one - https://www.zmescience.com[..]es-and-what-you-should-do-if-hit-by-one/

The hexagon shape and why it shows up so much in nature - https://www.zmescience.com[..]t/hexagon-shape-nature-physics-13092021/

Bizarre mangrove forest far from the coast offers clues to future sea level rise - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]the-coast-offers-clues-to-sea-level-rise

While their blasts can no doubt wreak devastation, they also create a fresh canvas that fosters life of every hue. - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]olcanic-eruptions-help-nourish-the-world

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Fri Dec 03 09:56:39 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/science/animal

wildebeest


Why the wildebeest is the unlikely king of the Serengeti - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]e-unlikely-king-of-the-serengeti-feature

Serengeti in motion - https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]t-serengeti-wildebeest-migration-feature

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Thu Dec 02 23:26:59 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/science

human


body-hacks-life-is-trying-to-hide-from-you - http://list25.com[..]ife-is-trying-to-hide-from-you/?view=all

why-we-stretch - https://www.zmescience.com/science/why-we-stretch-2853496

causes-dark-circles-eyes-sleeping-people-really-tired - http://www.todayifoundout.com[..]s-sleeping-people-really-tired/?view=all

facts-about-the-human-body-you-may-not-be-aware-of - http://list25.com[..]n-body-you-may-not-be-aware-of/?view=all

blood - http://list25.com[..]you-might-not-know-about-blood/?view=all

misconceptions-about-your-body - http://list25.com[..]bout-your-body-that-arent-true/?view=all

pregnancy - http://list25.com[..]nge-the-way-you-view-pregnancy/?view=all

blindness - http://list25.com[..]you-didnt-know-about-blindness/?view=all

happen-to-your-body-after-you-die - http://list25.com[..]pen-to-your-body-after-you-die/?view=all

your-body-is-weirder-than-you-think - http://list25.com[..]body-is-weirder-than-you-think/?view=all http://list25.com[..]-that-make-absolutely-no-sense/?view=all

「人體農場」:聽屍體說話 - http://thestandnews.com[..]%BD%E5%B1%8D%E9%AB%94%E8%AA%AA%E8%A9%B1/ http://thestandnews.com[..]8%82%89%E9%AA%A8%E6%9F%A5-q-a-episode-4/

Albinism - http://list25.com/25-facts-about-people-with-albinism/?view=all

為什麼人類的耳朵長成這樣 - http://cn.wsj.com/big5/20161014/LIF115719.asp

oxytocin - http://list25.com[..]us-facts-about-oxytocin-that-youll-love/

About vaginas - http://list25.com/25-things-you-are-ashamed-to-ask-about-vaginas/

http://list25.com/25-strange-things-your-body-says-about-you/

Almost everything we know about salt may be wrong. Eating salt actually makes you less thirsty but hungrier - http://www.zmescience.com[..]ence/salt-makes-you-less-thirsty-423432/

從進化的角度來看,幼年就是一段專門為了學習而存在的時期。在成人的庇護下,幼兒唯一的任務就是學習,他們無需操心是否要真的做出點成就來。而成人更注重的則是利用現有知識,快速有效地行動。抑制性化學物質對這一趨勢可能是有利的。自然之道的運行自有其信條:“沒壞就不用修。”既然如此,那麼大腦工作得順順當當,自然也就沒必要去改變它。 - http://cn.wsj.com/big5/20170721/LIF150315.asp?source=rss

According to scientists, these are the three kinds of smile - http://www.zmescience.com/science/types-of-science-31072017/

alleles - http://www.zmescience.com/medicine/genetic/alleles-make-us

What will happen after getting shot? - http://list25.com/25-shocking-facts-about-getting-shot/

“What’s happening with the baby is that a lot of the information is escaping even as the baby is trying to get it organized and stabilized.” In early infancy, a lot of experiences never become memories—they slip away before they can be preserved. - http://www.zmescience.com[..]why-we-cant-remember-before-age-3-05435/

human-digestion-system - http://list25.com[..]igestion-system-you-probably-didnt-know/

“信息時代的到來似乎已經創造了感覺自己無所不知的一代人,”學者們得出結論,儘管“他們對周圍世界的了解之少可能達到了前所未有的程度”。 - http://cn.wsj.com/big5/20171103/OPN165757.asp?source=rss

Human touch can feel molecule-thin differences, study reports - https://www.zmescience.com[..]-molecule-thin-differences-study-reports

It is about smell - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ws-science/science-gut-feelings-08012017

Hypnosis - https://list25.com[..]facts-about-hypnosis-youll-want-to-know/

allergies - https://www.zmescience.com/other/feature-post/how-allergies-work/

200 hours to make best friends - https://www.zmescience.com/science/hours-best-friend-042342

How body-heals-wound - https://www.zmescience.com/other/feature-post/body-heals-wound

mummification - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ng-mummification-everything-wanted-know/

https://www.zmescience.com/science/cute-things-feature

無意識偏見會左右大腦認知,研究:人類沒有想像中那麼理性 - https://dq.yam.com/post.php?id=9284

timeline-human-evolution - https://www.zmescience.com/science/timeline-human-evolutio-423

https://www.zmescience.com[..]r/science-abc/how-fast-hair-grows-042394

在雙語轉換上,關閉舊語言比啟動新語言更需要大腦認知努力 - https://dq.yam.com/post.php?id=4241

https://www.zmescience.com[..]e/news-science/human-blink-why-25092018/

https://www.zmescience.com[..]an-handle-the-truth-more-than-you-think/

http://www.bbc.com[..]t-people-live-life-span-versus-longevity

https://www.zmescience.com[..]ce/news-science/hugs-protect-mood-05423/

yawning - https://www.zmescience.com[..]post/yawning-science-contagious-01102019

https://www.zmescience.com[..]-a-greater-tendency-for-disorders-though

https://www.zmescience.com[..]edicine/how-muscle-memory-works-24012019

Scientists link properties of individual brain cell size to intelligence - https://www.zmescience.com[..]cience/dendrite-size-intelligence-042394

A varied biome of gut bacteria is thought to have several benefits, even so far as improving our moods. New evidence suggests it could also have a physical effect – making you skinnier, or even heavier. - http://www.bbc.com[..]could-gut-bacteria-microbes-make-you-fat

疼痛難以形容?科學家開發出一種血液檢測原型,能客觀測量疼痛嚴重程度 - https://dq.yam.com/post.php?id=10770

前皮克斯總裁其實無法在腦中想像任何畫面 因為他有「心盲症」 - https://dq.yam.com/post.php?id=10958

http://www.bbc.com[..]y-cant-some-people-remember-their-dreams

Cell phones might cause skull ‘horns’ - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ence/cell-phones-might-cause-skull-horns

What is RNA? https://www.zmescience.com/science/what-is-rna

酒醉不是藉口!研究顯示道德判斷不因喝醉失準 - https://www.inside.com.tw[..]hol-really-is-no-excuse-for-bad-behavior

Researchers finally figure out the protein that senses cold temperatures - https://www.zmescience.com/science/cold-neurons-sensation-243242/

【Healthy點】飲食失調不止是精神障礙 研究:厭食症實為「代謝及精神失調」 - https://hk.news.appledaily.com[..]ional/realtime/article/20190916/59843333

“In simple terms, we argue that when people cannot see from birth, they rely more heavily on the context they extract from the other senses,” the researchers write. They also add that this can also explain the - https://www.zmescience.com[..]blind-schizophrenia-connection-14102019/

https://www.zmescience.com[..]e/four-categories-human-goals-913513634/

Soup is good for malaria? - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ion-medicine/soup-malaria-good-19112019/

https://www.zmescience.com[..]medicine/white-noise-enhance-sound-0423/

https://www.bbc.com[..]-might-be-counting-in-the-wrong-language

https://www.zmescience.com[..]carbon-dioxide-mental-capacity-13542134/

https://www.newyorker.com[..]man-lungs-the-evolution-of-a-coronavirus

magic-mushroom maybe good? https://www.zmescience.com[..]n/magic-mushroom-effects-one-month-0423/

https://www.zmescience.com[..]c-exercises-boost-brain-neuroplasticity/

https://elemental.medium.com[..]ystem-reacts-to-coronavirus-cbf5271e530e

The pandemic has spawned a new way to study medical records - https://www.economist.com[..]awned-a-new-way-to-study-medical-records

All About Your Lungs - https://www.webmd.com/lung/ss/slideshow-lung-facts-overview

mess-up-your-biological-clock - time - http://list25.com[..]-mess-up-your-biological-clock/?view=all
Best time to do everything - https://www.webmd.com/balance/ss/slideshow-best-time

https://www.zmescience.com[..]science/what-happens-human-space-052523/

The Mandela effect: how groups of people can all remember the wrong thing - https://www.zmescience.com/science/mandela-effect-memory-groups/

History of heart surgery - https://www.bbc.com[..]ons-learned-to-operate-on-beating-hearts

Neurogenesis: Are you the Master of your Mind? - https://medium.com[..]you-the-master-of-your-mind-8d66571f8e0d

https://www.zmescience.com[..]ence/groupy-behavior-bias-people-179803/

https://www.zmescience.com[..]humans-arent-inherintly-selfish-0423432/

Immune system - https://www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/ss/slideshow-immune-system

What is hemoglobin, and should you worry that it’s in your blood? - https://www.zmescience.com/science/what-is-hemoglobin-feature/

How Colors Can Affect You - https://www.webmd.com/balance/ss/slideshow-colors-affect-you

An Essay on the Mental Causation of Human Behavior: Does the Mind Matter? - https://www.zmescience.com[..]pieces/mental-causation-essays-05042021/

Why is humanity here? The stoned ape theory says: ‘drugs’ - https://www.zmescience.com/science/stoned-ape-theory-feature/

Muscles are important, but stiff tendons are the secret ingredient for high-speed performance - https://www.zmescience.com[..]t-ingredient-for-high-speed-performance/

The Olympian period — the effect of menstruation on female athletes performance - https://www.zmescience.com[..]truation-on-female-athletes-performance/

Why do beans make us gassy? - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ence/why-do-beans-make-us-gassy-feature/

An AI Finds Superbug-Killing Potential in Human Proteins - https://www.wired.com[..]bug-killing-potential-in-human-proteins/

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Thu Dec 02 12:03:52 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/java/performance

option list


java -XX:+PrintFlagsFinal -version | findstr HeapSize , find out actual Xmx default in bytes - https://www.edureka.co[..]default-parameters-of-xms-and-xmx-in-jvm

-XX:+PerfDisableSharedMem , prevent locking by sharedmem in linux - http://www.evanjones.ca/jvm-mmap-pause.html

How linkedin turn the GC - http://engineering.linkedin.com[..]ughput-and-low-latency-java-applications

Using generational & concurrent GC collector - http://www.javacodegeeks.com[..]/04/ibm-jvm-tuning-gencon-gc-policy.html

Full VM option list : http://blogs.sun.com/roller/resources/watt/jvm-options-list.html, update for Java7 - http://nerds-central.blogspot.com[..]ot.com/2011/07/all-jvm-7-xx-options.html http://stas-blogspot.blogspot.com[..]ost-complete-list-of-xx-options-for.html

A simplified list for some frequency use options - http://rdafbn.blogspot.com.au[..]rbage-collector-guidelines-and-tips.html

HotSpot JVM garbage collection options cheat sheet - http://aragozin.blogspot.com[..]spot-jvm-garbage-collection-options.html http://www.oracle.com[..]va/javase/tech/vmoptions-jsp-140102.html

An example and story about effect of difference VM parameter affecting the performance - http://www.javaspecialists.eu/archive/Issue191.html

Clear the code cache automatically with -XX:+UseCodeCacheFlushing - http://blogs.amd.com[..]time-for-long-running-java-applications/

Discussion about -XX:MinHeapFreeRatio parameter - http://www.gossamer-threads.com[..]s.com/lists/lucene/java-user/44286#44286

The other detailed guide for VM parameters tuning - http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5/pdf/jdk50_ts_guide.pdf

Here is a more simple cookbook - http://java.sun.com/performance/reference/whitepapers/tuning.html

A outdated (1.4) , compehensive but still not really too detailed, overview of various GC tuning - http://www.petefreitag.com/articles/gctuning/

Some say following VM parameter is good enough
-server -Xmx -XX:+UseParallelGC
http://blogs.sun.com[..]/page/binublog?entry=java_tuning_for_xml

Some say is useful if you have huge memory
-XX:+UseLargePages
http://blogs.sun.com[..]dagastine?entry=java_se_tuning_tip_large

Some say below parameter keep GC in low pause
-XX:MaxGCPauseMillis=5000
Some say below parameter are very optimal
-XX:+DisableExplicitGC -XX:+UseConcMarkSweepGC -XX:NewSize=1200m -XX:SurvivorRatio=16
http://www.theserverside.com[..]d.tss?thread_id=41258&ASRC=EM_NNL_347804
Some say those parameter is good
-XX:+UseConcMarkSweepGC
-XX:ParallelCMSThreads=1
-XX:+CMSIncrementalMode
-XX:+CMSIncrementalPacing
-XX:CMSIncrementalDutyCycleMin=0
-XX:CMSIncrementalDutyCycle=10
http://blog.mikiobraun.de/2010/08/cassandra-gc-tuning.html

Just in case anyone is curious, the flags enabled by -XX:+AggressiveOpts in JDK 1.6.0_25 are:

-XX:+EliminateAutoBox
-XX:AutoBoxCacheMax=20000
-XX:BiasedLockingStartupDelay=500
-XX:+DoEscapeAnalysis
-XX:+OptimizeStringConcat
-XX:+OptimizeFill

Generate dump with OOME - -XX:+HeapDumpOnOutOfMemoryError

GC log sample of -XX:+UseConcMarkSweepGC -XX:PrintFLSStatistics=1 -XX:+PrintGCDetails - https://gist.github.com/1329783

A case study of tuning VM GC parameters - http://plumbr.eu[..]ld-you-trust-the-default-settings-in-jvm

Explanation for few performance related VM parameters - http://www.techpaste.com[..]ine-options-jvm-performance-improvement/

Show the exact vm flag that java using - http://matthewkwilliams.com[..]/looking-inside-a-jvm-xxprintflagsfinal/

For G1GC - https://dzone.com[..]e-first-garbage-collector-tuning-flags-1

https://ionutbalosin.com[..]otspot-jvm-performance-tuning-guidelines

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Thu Dec 02 10:46:36 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/history

ancient


https://www.nationalgeographic.com[..]cience/prehistoric-world/mass-extinction

The ancient origins of glass - https://knowablemagazine.org[..]ticle/society/2021/ancient-origins-glass

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Wed Dec 01 15:07:49 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/java/features

java17


Writing a simple Filesystem using Fuse and java 17 - https://www.davidvlijmincx.com[..]imple_filesystem_using_fuse_and_java_17/

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Wed Dec 01 00:52:37 AEDT 2021 From /photo/cosmos/apod

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Tue Nov 30 00:26:22 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/science

math


About PI - http://thestandnews.com[..]i-%E6%98%AF%E6%B0%B8%E6%81%86-%E4%BA%8C/

Interesting maths - http://list25.com[..]-math-principles-to-challenge-your-brain

Napoleon was the Best General Ever, and the Math Proves it. - https://towardsdatascience.com[..]ever-and-the-math-proves-it-86efed303eeb

https://list25.com[..]tal-math-tricks-that-will-blow-your-mind

The mind-bendy weirdness of the number zero, explained - https://www.vox.com[..]/7/5/17500782/zero-number-math-explained

幾何世界新成員:scutoid - https://dq.yam.com/post.php?id=9695

Pattern of prime - https://www.zmescience.com[..]h/prime-numbers-crystal-lattice-17092018

莫比烏斯環 (Möbius strip或Möbius band) - https://dq.yam.com/post.php?id=10248

The most beautiful and important mathematical equations - https://www.zmescience.com[..]athematical-equations-beautiful-30112018

https://getpocket.com[..]/the-man-who-invented-modern-probability

https://www.zmescience.com/science/types-of-triangles-feature/

Random - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ndomness-awarded-prestigious-math-prize/

calculus - https://www.zmescience.com[..]-calculus-and-how-to-get-the-hang-of-it/

secret-link-uncovered-between-pure-math-and-physics - https://getpocket.com[..]-uncovered-between-pure-math-and-physics

What are prime numbers and why they matter — yes, even in your day to day life - https://www.zmescience.com[..]re-post/what-are-prime-numbers-15122020/

What are algorithms, and why we’d best get used to them - https://www.zmescience.com[..]ature-post/what-are-algorithms-06042021/

Amazing egg - https://www.zmescience.com[..]news-science/why-egg-egg-shape-07092021/

The appeal of the paradox — mankind’s fascination with self-contradicting ideas - https://www.zmescience.com[..]scination-with-self-contradicting-ideas/

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Mon Nov 29 00:35:31 AEDT 2021 From /photo/cosmos/apod

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Mon Nov 29 00:29:43 AEDT 2021 From /weblog/business

marketing


P2P filesharing can actually helping music sell, according to this article, if there is large amount of people download, this is a very good marketing tools - https://theecommmanager.com/what-happened-long-tail/

After you spend so much effort of promoting your product, may be you miss promoting your product to YOU?? And there are millions of YOU all over the earth? http://software.ericsink.com/entries/Note_to_self.html

promotion, mix with free service and love - http://blogs.zdnet.com/ip-telephony/?p=1588

Name is important - http://www.goodproductmanager.com[..]4/pick-the-right-name-for-your-projects/

Sometime, it would be a nice promotion of comment your product in negative way, some how - http://www.codinghorror.com/blog/archives/000971.html?r=11182

The official definition is that marketing creates demand, while sales fulfils demand, how Joel demo software - http://www.joelonsoftware.com/items/2007/11/16.html

First to release may be worst than the 2nd one - http://www.goodproductmanager.com[..]window-as-part-of-your-product-strategy/ Timing is VERY important

Guessing if we have short and frequency release, we don't need to save any features. However, in case if our release cycle still long and big, this may be a good idea. - http://www.goodproductmanager.com[..]2009/11/10/save-some-features-for-later/

Learning US. style of marketing - http://cn.wsj.com/big5/20131204/eoe072653.asp?source=rss

Analysis why ice-bucket-challenge can be so popular - http://www.inside.com.tw[..]/26/ice-bucket-challenge-viral-marketing

【台積電成功之道】B2B 的公司,都應像孵化器一樣,賦能自己的客戶!- https://www.inside.com.tw/article/25731-learn-from-tsm

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Mon Nov 29 00:28:30 AEDT 2021 From /photo/cosmos/apod

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