|Metzia formosae 台灣梅氏鯿|
Scientific Name: Metzia formosae
|Lophura swinhoii (藍腹鷴)|
Swinhoe’s Pheasant is a species that is endemic to Taiwan. It inhabits gently sloping and detritus-covered floor of primary broadleaf and mixed broadleaf and conifer forest in mountainous areas of 300-2300 meters. .....
|Banded Ironstone (帶狀鐵岩)|
Banded ironstone (or banded iron) is formed by repeated stacking of thin layers of iron oxide minerals, such as magnetites and hematites, .....
|The "Royal Viking Sea"|
Remodeled in 1982, this Norwegian passenger liner is owned by the Royal Viking Line and regularly cruises the “inside passenger” on Canada s west coast, north as far as Juneau , Alaska . Royal Viking Sea is 205 meter long and carries 710 passengers in superb luxury.
|Edict Naming Liu Jui-fên as the Ambassador to France, Italy, and Belgium (敕諭劉瑞芬出使法義比三國)|
In the Ch’ing dynasty, edicts (ch’ih-shu) were used to appoint officials to posts outside of the capital. In 1885, Liu Jui-fên was appointed as the ambassador to Russia and Great Britain. Two years later, ......
A black sackcloth net bag is attached on this item, with the opening of the bag decorated with green glass beads. A sculpted human-figure pattern lies on the box’s front, .....
|Tribal Glass Beads|
Glass beads were found among the Paiwan, Rukai and Puyuma tribes and were related to the traditional social hierarchy. The exact origins of these beads remain unclear. However, they were passed down from generation to generation. .....
|Insect taxonomists in Taiwan I|
Introduce three insect taxonomists in Taiwan.
|The Girl Dancing in the Sun－Song by Li Tai-Hsiang (lyrics from poetry) (晨禱(舞在陽光下的女孩)－李泰祥)|
The song was composed from Lo Men’s poem. Through written words, Lo Men described girl’s rhythm and dynamic sense in the sun. And Li Tai-Hsiang chose to use gypsy-styled melody and tonality; .....
|Repatriation to Japan of Japanese Emigrants and Prisoners of War|
In 1945, with victory in the war and