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US population growth rate at new low Not enough newbor ns or...
ACCORDING to the US Census Bureau, the country’s population from 2018 to 2019 is the lowest in nearly a century. This i...
2020.01.20
Ocean Park asks for HK$10bn
OCEAN Park (海洋公園) is seeking HK$10 billion from the government to enhance its environment and conservation for “str...
2020.01.20
Royal couple to ‘step back’
PRINCE Harry and his wife, Meghan, say they plan “to step back” as senior members of Britain’s royal family, a stunni...
2020.01.16
Pokemon Go fans invade bases
AT least three military police officers were ordered to play Pokemon Go in Canadian (加拿大的) bases across the country,...
2020.01.15
Warships sent to combat bushfires Over 200 homes already des...
BUSHFIRES are still raging in many areas around Australia (澳洲), and have destroyed more than 200 houses in the coastal...
2020.01.15
Gym class wherever, whenever
SOME schools in the US are moving physical education classes online. This enables students to do exercises at a place an...
2020.01.14
Kids concerned with their homes
HOUSING remains the top concern of children in poverty, as they gave the government a score of 21 marks last year – low...
2020.01.13
First ever Marvel comic sold in auction Book fetches HK$9.85...
AT an auction, one of the first Marvel Comics volumes ever released was sold for US1.26 million (about HK$9.85 million) ...
2020.01.13
Army assists in Australia fires PM Morrison criticised for s...
RESERVE troops fanned out across fireravaged regions in three Australian (澳洲的) states on 6 January after a horrific w...
2020.01.10
Pope apologises for‘bad example’
POPE Francis (教宗方濟各) has apologized for angrily slapping a woman’s arm when she grabbed hold of his hand and yanke...
2020.01.09
Illegal gene editors behind bars
THREE researchers involved in the births of genetically edited babies have been convicted and sentenced for practising m...
2020.01.08
‘Wind tree’ creates more energy New turbine inspired by na...
ACOMPANY in France (法國), New World Wind, has created a new kind of wind turbine that is shaped like a tree. The firm’...
2020.01.08
UN to draft cybercrime treaty
THE UN General Assembly has approved a resolution that will start the process of drafting a new international treaty to ...
2020.01.07
Animal mummies showcased in Egypt Masks and statues also dis...
MANY animal mummies were put on display at an expo at Saqqara (塞加拉), which is next to Egypt’s (埃及)capital city of ...
2020.01.06
Less fish may lead to poor vision
UNIVERSITY researchers have found that Hongkongers face increasing risks of vision impairment in later life due to eatin...
2020.01.06
Copyright battle over Bruce Lee
THE daughter of Bruce Lee (李小龍) is suing a catering chain on the Mainland for using the martial artist as its logo an...
2020.01.02
Merkel makes Auschwitz visit
ANGELA Merkel visited the former AuschwitzNazi death camp on 6 December for the fi rst time as chancellor and said admit...
2019.12.19
Museum shows first ever Christmas cards Holiday pieces made ...
THE first printed Christmas card in the world is currently on display at the Charles Dickens Museum, located in London. ...
2019.12.18
Abe becomes Japan’s longest-serving prime minister
AS of late November, Shinzo Abe has been in office as Japan’s (日本) ongest-serving prime minister. But his administrat...
2019.12.18
Smart lampposts to be revised
  A TECHNICAL advisory committee on smart lampposts is suggesting that the cameras on these objects be replaced with h...
2019.12.18
China customs use smart specs
SHENZHEN (深圳) customs offi cers are now equipped with intelligent spectacles hat have facial-recognition features powe...
2019.12.17
Young giraffe dies of brain injury
A BABY giraffe that was befriended by a dog after he was abandoned in the wild has died, a South African (南非) animal o...
2019.12.16