Outdoor Fiore Sofa Looks Good Enough to Eat
Inspired by the image of flower petals, the fine-looking sofa dubbed Fiore, designed by Shirley (Xue Qin) Sun Benoit for Impulses International Furniture
21 common grammar mistakes and how to avoid them — Business Insider Australia
Grammar rules can seem like a nuisance. Honestly, do you really need to check every single document for appropriate hyphenation? According to CUNY Journalism Press editor and writing coach Timothy Harper, the answer is a resounding "YES." "The whole point of grammar and punctuation is clarity," he told Business Insider. If you write that a woman has "dirty-blonde hair," for example, people know that you're referring to the colour. "It doesn't mean that she needs a shampoo," Harper said…
This Is How The World Gets Sick — Fast Company
We're unprepared for the next pandemic. A near-future speculation by a top epidemiologist explains the risk we've tacitly permitted. In an exclusive excerpt from Deadliest Germs, a new book on the threat of emerging diseases, epidemiologist Dr. Michael T.
Caring for grandchildren can increase lifespan by five years, study says — The Age
Grandparents who care for their grandchildren live five years longer than those who don't, remarkable new research has found.
Google backs out of plan to turn Sydney's White Bay Power Station into next Silicon Valley — ABC News
Plans to transform a dilapidated power station into Sydney's answer to Silicon Valley hit a major stumbling block, after tech-giant Google walks away from negotiations to redevelop the site.
Why doing a PhD is often a waste of time
On the evening before All Saints’ Day in 1517, Martin Luther nailed 95 theses to the door of a church in Wittenberg. In those days a thesis was simply a position one wanted to argue. Luther, an…