Such is the pressure on Chinese scientists to make breakthroughs that some put ends before means. Last year He Jiankui, an academic from Shenzhen, edited the genomes of embryos wit
America’s New Horizons spacecraft flew past Ultima Thule. Thule, which is part of the Kuiper belt of asteroids beyond the orbit of Neptune, is the most distant object visited
In the post-war period American governments tended to side with the purists.
在战后时期，美国政府倾向支持纯粹主义者。But according to Anne Krueger of Johns Hopkins University, wri
Red moon rising
红月升起If China dominates science, should the world worry?
如果中国主导科学，世界应该担心吗？A hundred years ago a wave of student protests broke over China&rsqu
"Seeing possibilities in potatoes" is the upbeat slogan of Lamb Weston Potato Products, Inc., an American exporter.
Buildings can become greener. They can use more recycled steel and can be prefabricated in oﬀ-site factories, greatly reducing lorry journeys. But no other building material
Emmanuel Macron, France’s president, vowed to press on with reform despite the gilets jaunes protests that have paralysed much of the country. Protesters vowed to block more
建筑The house made of wood
木制房屋Buildings produce a huge amount of carbon. Using more wood would be greener
There is a long tradition of employers taking an overly paternalistic attitude towards their staff.
雇主们对他们的员工采取过度的家长式作风是长期以来的一个传统。Titus Salt, a Victo
The world this week
本周全球要闻James Mattis spent his last day in office as America’s defence secretary. Mr Mattis decided to step down after Donald Trump unilaterally announced
The new year is the moment when people vow to improve their fitness.
新年是大家许愿改善健康的时刻。They join gyms, swear off alcohol and adopt detox diets. These resolutions usual
Producers and directors can now draw on astoundingly sophisticated computer-generated effects. Except for the actor who played Mowgli, “The Jungle Book” was entirely digital; the
Others will have suffered, too. The declines in stocks imply a smaller pension pot for those about to retire.
A crucial step in these renovations is to tap into the films’ existing fan base by zealously monitoring online forums and quizzing focus groups. A few purist fans decry any update
One day in 1985 P. J. O'Rourke, an American humourist, invited a few friends to his home to take ecstasy. He wrote about the experience for Rolling Stone.
永不结束的故事“Cinderella” (2015) made $535m from a budget of $95m. “The Jungle Book” (2016) took $963m from $175m. The $300m marketing and production budge
Disney goes back to the future
迪士尼：回到未来An old new world
旧的新世界Live-action remakes of classic cartoons are one of the most lucrative innovations in cinema
Justin Trudeau, the prime minister, often underlines that in multicultural Canada, diversity is welcomed.
总理贾斯廷·特鲁多经常强调多元文化的加拿大欢迎多元化。Publicly funded hea
What would induce a software developer to quit a good job in Silicon Valley and trade California's sunshine for Toronto's wintry skies?
The war in Yemen ground on. An air strike on a school bus that killed scores of children was just one incident in which civilians were caught up. The un warned that the country was
In the year’s other big elections, Colombia took a conservative turn when it elected Iván Duque as president. With the main opposition candidate barred from running, V
Regardless of their source, any methane molecules in Mars's atmosphere would, on the basis of experiments on Earth, be expected to hang around for centuries.
Yet few have changed their online behaviour, boycotted snooping tech firms or exercised what few digital rights they possess. Partly this is because managing your own data is time
On earth, most of the methane in the atmosphere has been belched by living organisms,
在地球上，大气中的大部分甲烷都是由活着的生物体喷出的，so finding the gas on Mars would be hap
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