Archive for 八月, 2015

Oliver Sacks- Neurologist Who Explored the Brain’s Quirks

Credit Chris McGrath/Getty Images

Credit Chris McGrath/Getty Images

Oliver Sacks, the neurologist and acclaimed author who explored some of the brain’s strangest pathways in best-selling case histories like “The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat,” using his patients’ disorders as starting points for eloquent meditations on consciousness and the human condition, died Sunday at his home in New York City. He was 82. 阅读更多 »

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Love’s labour immortalised

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MUMBAI • The remarkable true story of an Indian man who spent 22 years chiselling a massive gap in a mountain to honour his dead wife hit cinema screens yesterday.

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方信翔轮椅环岛 用毅力逐梦

南华大学4年级学生方信翔(前)罹患「脊髓性肌肉萎缩症」,从小以轮椅代步的他,怀抱环岛梦想,决定以电动轮椅展开分段式行程,已完成两段行程。 (南华大学提供)

南华大学4年级学生方信翔(前)罹患「脊髓性肌肉萎缩症」,从小以轮椅代步的他,怀抱环岛梦想,决定以电动轮椅展开分段式行程,已完成两段行程。 (南华大学提供)

南华大学4年级学生方信翔罹患「脊髓性肌肉萎缩症」,从小以轮椅代步但他梦想环岛,决定以电动轮椅展开分段式行程,如今已完成两段行程。他今天说,将用毅力完成环岛梦想。

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‘Hand of God’ untangles Philippine traffic mess

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An 83-year-old Catholic cardinal in the Philippines came to the rescue of thousands of stranded motorists over the weekend after single-handedly untangling a traffic jam in Manila during a typhoon.

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“长姐当母” 全心照顾残疾妹妹12年

(来源:成都晚报)

(来源:成都晚报)

接送孙子上下课、打打太极、玩玩麻将,或者跟姐妹们参加个夕阳团到周边旅游……这或许是许多退休老年人们的日常生活。但对现年59岁的李素琼来说,自从12年前开始照顾患有残疾的妹妹李世英后,这些再与自己无关。

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Teacher reunited with lost wedding ring after seven years

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When teacher Jennifer Lim lost her wedding ring in a game of touch rugby at East Coast Park in 2008, she thought it was “impossible” to ever get it back.

But last month she did, thanks to the persistence of a full-time national serviceman who found it four years later at a bus stop in Eunos.

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镜头下流浪汉 竟是失联父亲

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露宿街头的流浪汉是摄影师很好的拍摄题材,美国一位女摄影师在街上拍摄流浪汉时竟意外发现失联多年的亲生爸爸,自此展开一段「救父之旅」。

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