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The virus behind the Wuhan infection is thought to be a coronavirus. (Image:  Scinceside via  wikimedia CC BY-SA 3.0)

Mystery Virus Outbreak in Wuhan, China

People in the city of Wuhan are under the grip of a mystery virus outbreak. One person has been confirmed dead and over 40 people have been affected. Initial investigations suggest that the virus spreading pneumonia among Wuhan residents is…

Speaking is an art. (Image:  pixabay /  CC0 1.0)

The Art of Speaking

There is an ancient Chinese saying: “Sickness enters through the mouth; misfortune comes out of it.” The Chinese saying articulated the art of speaking — only speak of meaningful words. Zeng Guofan was a Chinese statesman, military general, and Confucian scholar of the late Qing dynasty.…

Their understanding of love, their interpretation of love, and their feelings about love are deeper and more intense than those who have many years of education. (Image: Andrewkim/ via Pixabay/CC0 1.0)

The Bamboo Pole of Love

They are husband and wife; his name is Huang Funeng and hers, Wei Guiyi. They didn’t know each other for long before they got married. That year, he was 25, and she was 21. They have been married for 55…

Lightning photography is tricky, requiring a little patience and luck, but when it all comes together, it is one of the most rewarding subjects to shoot. (Image: ©The Lightning Guy)

How to Take Photos of Lightning

Lightning photography is tricky, requiring a little patience and luck, but when it all comes together it is one of the most rewarding subjects to shoot. Photographing lightning is a lot of fun. However, being one of the most unpredictable…

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Mystery Virus Outbreak in Wuhan, China

People in the city of Wuhan are under the grip of a mystery virus outbreak. One person has been confirmed dead and over 40 people have been affected. Initial investigations…

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The Art of Speaking

There is an ancient Chinese saying: “Sickness enters through the mouth; misfortune comes out of it.” The Chinese saying articulated the art of speaking — only speak of meaningful words. Zeng Guofan was a Chinese statesman,…

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The Bamboo Pole of Love

They are husband and wife; his name is Huang Funeng and hers, Wei Guiyi. They didn’t know each other for long before they got married. That year, he was 25,…

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How to Take Photos of Lightning

Lightning photography is tricky, requiring a little patience and luck, but when it all comes together it is one of the most rewarding subjects to shoot. Photographing lightning is a…

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9 Foods to Help Relieve Your Sore Throat

A sore throat can be a symptom of some other illness, but it can be also caused by something as simple as a bacterial infection from a toothbrush. Either way,…

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Getting to Know Your DSLR

So, you’ve bought your first DSLR (digital single-lens reflex) camera — but you don’t really know what to do with your camera? While there are thousands of sites for you to…

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The Most Compassionate Secret

Under the stairs in a storage room lived a man and his son. During the day, the man, Lao Bai, and his son went out to pick through the garbage.…

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In Siberia, Drummers Play Music on Ice!

Ever heard of someone playing music on ice? A group of Siberians accidentally discovered that the ice on Lake Baikal could produce a harmonious sound if tapped at the right…

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The Power of Faith

Many years ago, a container ship was crossing the Atlantic Ocean and a black service boy accidentally fell into the choppy ocean water while working on the deck. He shouted…