More than 8 million tons of plastic ends up in our oceans each year, killing marine life and da maging ecosystems. But the same seas might also hold the key to reducing plastic pollution. Proteins found in squid can be used to create sustainable alternative s to plastics, according to a report published in Frontiers in Chemistry on Thursday. Squid grasp their prey using suction cups on their tentacles and arm s. The cups are equipped with sharp “ring teeth” that hold the food in place. The teeth are made from proteins that are similar to silk, and these have become the subject of scientific
The water quality of Baiyangdian Lake in Xiongan New Area in north China’s Hebei Province has been significantly im proved in 2018, according to the ecology and environment bureau of the new area on Sunday. The concentration of the major pollutants total phosphorus and ammon ia nitrogen in Baiyangdian Lake saw a year-on-year decrease of 35.16 percent and 45.45 percent respectively last year. To protect the environment of Baiyangdian Lake, Xiongan New Area started to deal with a sewage reservoir that is only 2.5 km away from the lake and posed a threat to the water quality in 2018. A total of 126,000 tonnes of
NEW YORK – Residents’ opposition, labor shortage, and technology transfer difficulties are the three main reasons why manuf acturing companies like Foxconn could not move back to the United States easily, industry insiders and analysts have said. Being built on a vast 2,800 acres of land in the US State of Wisconsin, the Foxconn plant project is dubbed by US President Donald Trum p as the “eighth wonder of the world” for the scale of investment, the number of new jobs it promises to brin g in, and the hundreds of upstream and downstream manufacturing companies that potentially would follow suit. The company, which makes
chodrama composed of four major sections, i.e. Dramatic Presentation, Interactive E xperiences, Volunteer Interpretation and Hui Diji’s Heart Forum, based on real stories and psycho-social counseling cases. All performances will be presented in Chinese with English subtitles. The event is part of the second annual Creative China Festival (CCF), which is co-organized b y Beijing Contemporary Art Foundation (BCAF) and Creative China Center in New York. The current CCF has been open from September 2018 to March 2019 in New York, Bo ston, Washington D.C., Los Angeles, San Francisco, Pittsburgh, San Diego, and Seattle. The CCF aims to nurture innovative creators and foster in-depth colla
In the 21th century the world cannot be imagined without very close relationship between China and Europe. Better ec onomic relations with China not only benefits China but also Europe, said Victor Ponta, former president of the Socialist and D emocratic Party and former Prime Minister of Romania in an interview with People’s Daily Online.Ponta is in Beijing to attend the 5th China-Europe High-level Political Parties Forum held from May 17-18. He believes these forums are very useful initiatives fr om both the Chinese side and European side. “I think political decisions should be taken into joint consideration by the Europea n political parties and
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As an early rock idol in Hong Kong, Tingfeng Tse’s unruly appearance and free personality h ave been sought after by many fans. With Cecilia Cheung and Fei Wong, the emotional entanglement between them has become the focus of attention. Now, Cecilia Cheung announces the happy news of the triplets, Tingfeng Tse and Fe i Wong have come together again, and their feelings have settled down. In terms of career, Tse Tingfeng created his own program “Fengwei”. He cook ed life with gourmet food. The popularity of “Fengwei” also made the image of Tse Tingfeng’s chef deeply popular and circled a big wave of fans.