• Camp in a California wilderness

    11-02-13 It was like lying in a great solemn cathedral, far vaster and more beautiful than any built by the hand of man, wrote Teddy Roosevelt, of camping in Yosemite Park. At about 4 am, after hours of being unable to sleep; of shivering(顫抖) in the cold...

  • 吉爾吉斯斯坦某山峰以“普京”命名

    11-01-08 吉爾吉斯斯坦新任總理近日簽署文件,將以俄羅斯總理普京的名字為該國北部天山地區的一座山峰命名,顯示了這屆聯合政府對俄羅斯政府的友好。 Vladimir Putin, Russia's prime minister, is to be immortalised(使不朽) through the naming of a peak in his honour in...

  • 揭密海底山脈生物的神秘之處

    10-09-21 They challenge the mountain ranges of the Alps, the Andes and the Himalayas in size yet surprisingly little is known about seamounts, the vast mountains hidden under the world's oceans. Now in a special issue of Marine Ecology scientists uncover the...

  • 印尼錫納朋火山日前爆發

    10-08-30 Mount Sinabung volcano on the Indonesian island of Sumatra has erupted again, sending ash and smoke several kilometres into the atmosphere. 印度尼西亞蘇門答臘島上的錫納朋火山日前再次爆發,致使周圍數公里空氣中充滿灰塵和煙霧。 Nearly 20,000 people liv...

  • Village Doe and Mountain Buck

    10-08-08 Once upon a time, in northern India, there was a herd of(一群) village deer. They were used to being near villages; they were born there and grew up there. They knew they had to be very careful around people. This was especially true at harvest ti...

  • 如何翻譯中文地址

    10-07-09 中文地址的排列順序是由大到小,如:X國X?。厥校厙羋罰睪?,而英文地址則剛好相反,是由小到大。如上例寫成英文就是:X號,X路,X區,X市,X省,X國。掌握了這個原則,翻譯起來就容易多了。 請注意:翻譯人名、路名、街道名等,最好用拼音。 例如:虹口區西...

  • 烏干達瑪格麗塔峰山頂冰蓋破裂

    10-05-04 The ice cap on Uganda's highest peak has split because of global warming, Uganda's Wildlife Authority (UWA) says. 烏干達野生動物?;ぞ殖?,因為全球變暖,其國內最高峰的冰蓋已經破裂。 Uganda's Rwenzori Mountains in 1987 on the left and in 2005 on the r...

  • 尼泊爾登山者開展珠峰“大掃除”活動

    10-04-24 Twenty Nepali climbers are setting off to Qomolangma this week to try and remove decades-old garbage from the mountain in the world's highest ever clean-up campaign, organizers said on Monday. 一項在世界海拔最高的地方開展的大掃除活動日前啟動。據活動...

  • Refusing to accept failure

    09-12-21 Mount Everest, you beat me the first time, but I'll beat you the next time (Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay during their Everest expedition) Sir閣下,爵士 Edmund Hillary was the first man to climb Mount Everest珠穆朗瑪峰 . On May 29, 1953 he s...

  • “無人值守”

    09-11-21 近日,我國在世界最高峰建成了首個無人值守地震臺。珠峰地震臺的建成填補了西藏日喀則南部地區的監測空白,增強了我國中尼邊界地區的地震監測能力,還將為地學工作者提供這一區域的第一手地震觀測資料,將大大增強我國在青藏高原國際地學和防震減災領域的科技競爭能力...