[00:04]THE mountain bark beetle is a familiar pest in the forests of
[00:08]British Columbia. Its population rises and falls unpredictably,
[00:14]destroying clumps of pinewood as it peaks which then regenerate
[00:19]as the bug recedes.
[00:26]Last week, I elbowed my boyfriend forcefully in the eye while attempting to
[00:31]throw an affectionate arm around him. Before that, I tried to hug a man,
[00:37]snagged his ear with my fingernail and took off a wedge of skin.
[00:46]A group of California artists wants Mexicans and Central Americans
[00:52]to have more than just a few cans of tuna and a jug of water for their
[00:58]illegal trek through the harsh desert into the U.S.
[01:12]The museum's ceramics collection takes you through the evolution
[01:17]of the factory's designs, from the first mug (1874) to colorfully
[01:23]glazed art pieces from the 1950s and '60s.
[01:31]Our hut awaits: a little over 10 feet squared with walls of dried reed
[01:37]pinned by thick bamboo poles. Falling asleep on a wooden platform
[01:43]decked in rugs, we can see the stars through gaps where the roof
[01:48]doesn't quite reach the walls.
[01:56]But in garden time, summer has yet to arrive. Our tomatoes are green,
[02:02]the cucumbers don't fall into your hand when you tug, and we've still
[02:07]got last year's dried and canned whatnot lingering in the pantry.
[02:17]People who have their computers set to install security updates
[02:22]automatically will get the fix. PC users who don't automatically
[02:24]get updates should go to www.microsoft.com/security to download the patch.内容来自 听力课堂网：http://www.tingclass.net/show-8124-237228-1.html