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美国大学开了一门课,课名叫“抵制狗屁”

开一门媒体素养/信息素养方面的课程,是我的心愿之一。这件事情已经有一些人在做了,而且有的人还做得非常酷,比如我今天要跟大家介绍的这门“Calling Bullshit In the Age of Big Data”——课名直译过来大概是“在这个大数据时代,分辨并驳斥狗屁”。这门课由位于西雅图的华盛顿大学(University of Washington)开设,目前是一个学分,明年计划拓展到3-4个学分。授课老师是生物系的Carl Bergstrom和信息学院的Jevin West。 阅读全文 Read more [...]

Crassula ovata E.T.’s fingers 玉树家族筒叶花月家庭

The tip of the leaves are flared and depressed in the center and often reddish just like 'Hobbit', but instead of short and chubby, they are 3" to 4" long looking like the finger on that famous "Extraterrestrial". The plant itself grows fast and gargantuan as well easily reaching 5'-6' tall and 3' wide! Excellent as patio plant or landscape plant with its red-tipped, long, alien finger-like leaves atop a thick, gnarly trunk. 阅读全文 Read more [...]

長壽花 Flaming Katy

近年,在年宵的花市常會看到有盛開的Kalanchoe blossfeldiana“長壽花”盆栽出售。長壽花的花朵色澤艷麗,打理容易,若然種植得宜,花期可長達二至三個月,所以即使在平時,長壽花亦是受歡迎的盆栽花卉,並經常被用作戶外的花壇植物。而鮮紅色的單瓣品種,更被稱為Christmas 阅读全文 Read more [...]

养花 Gardening

每到夏天,就像睡醒的小鸟,在屋前屋后又跳又唱。尽管多数的日子阳光明媚,却没有中国南方夏日的炎热,舒服极了。尤其快乐的是打理前庭后院的花园。加拿大花卉的品种似乎无穷无尽,不仅让人每年都有尝试一些新花种的冲动,而且高矮搭配,可以让花园层次分明,而开花季节的搭配,则可让花园从春到秋都有各色盛开的鲜花,直到霜冻来临,花儿才依依不舍地离去。 阅读全文 Read more [...]