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'Science is being ignored': prominent Alberta professor sides with B.C. on pipeline

Ecology professor argues the inter-provincial dispute is one of politics, not science<p>Despite the tough stance from Alberta Premier Rachel Notley …

Canada

The Best Gloves of 2018

Care for your digits.<p>Arc’teryx Rush SV ($275)<p>Arc’teryx debuted the Alpha glove a couple of years ago, with a revolutionary build: it sealed the membrane stitches with waterproof tape, making the Alpha the most weatherproof glove we’ve ever tested. The Alpha has now been upgraded to the Rush, with a …

Camping

Dress Pant Sweatpants | Men's Sweatpants

Our men's Dress Pant Sweatpants are made with super-soft French terry. They're the most comfortable pants you'll ever wear to the office. Check out …

Clothing

I Drove The 1,000 HP Hellcat-Powered 'Jalop Gold' AMC Javelin; It Was Bonkers

In just a quick glance, you can tell that this AMC Javelin isn’t even remotely messing around. A menacing face, a huge hood, and massive fenders …

Sports Cars

Get Abs Without Being Skinny and Weak

8 Rules for Big Muscles and Visible Abs<p>Few achieve it, some get close, and most have no idea what it really takes. Big fluffy guys think abs are …

Fitness

This incredible geodesic dome home could be yours for $475k

This gorgeous wooden Dome Home – which is currently on the market for $475k – is a beautiful example of geodesic design done right. Located in the …

Sonoma County

John Bjornstrom dead: fugitive ‘Bushman of the Shuswap’ dies at 58

One of the legendary characters of B.C.’s interior has passed away.<p>John Bjornstrom, known to many as ‘the fugitive Bushman of the Shuswap,’ died …

Crime

This Student Is Getting Death Threats over a Gnarly Hand Dryer Experiment

Apparently, this is what's growing in your office's bathroom dryers.<p>Researchers tried to warn us back in 2016 about the disgusting amount of germs fancy Dyson hand dryers actually spread—apparently 1,300 times more than paper towels. But now one microbiology student has uncovered just how …

Viral

This handy app turns your LinkedIn profile into a gorgeous CV

While most websites let you apply for jobs straight with your LinkedIn profile, it doesn’t hurt to keep a polished CV around in case you need to submit one for the vacancies you’re eyeing. But building up a sleek resume could be a hassle, especially if you struggle with designing stuff.<p>Available …

Jaguar Is Building Brand New D-Types So I Guess I Can Die Happy

The Jaguar D-Type of the mid-1950s, easily one of the most beautiful metal skins ever wrapped around four wheels and a frame, is back. Jaguar is …

Le Mans

15 influential art and design movements you should know

As a designer, inspiration can come from anywhere. But sometimes influences, attitudes and approaches converge to form a coherent movement that has a …

Art History

B.C. woman says she wants to go out with her boots on

Diane Stringfellow says having assisted death as an option is about controlling her quality of life<p>The last item on Diane Stringfellow's bucket list …

Physiology

This Billionaire-Backed App Is Being Used to Buy and Sell Drugs

An encrypted messaging service used by politicians and business execs is the new favored tool of dark net drug dealers.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>Dark net marketplaces are essentially Amazon.com of the underworld. Think of items you're not supposed to have, and chances are, you can …

Darknet

Vancouver vigilantes take housing matters into their own hands

Alec Smecher had put a deposit down on the rental apartment near Commercial Drive, but the landlady called the next day to say she'd rented to someone else. She said she'd tear up his cheque.<p>They had an agreement, and what she did might be actionable, he thought. Later, when he saw the woman was …

Housing

Tip: A Better Way to RDL

This dead-stop, pinned variation of the Romanian deadlift is easier on your back, keeps your form in check, and nails your glutes.<p>Romanian deadlifts …

Injury Prevention and Resilience Through Improper Training

“You will always regret not training the position you got injured.”<p>- Dr. Andreo Spina<p><b>Some injuries are just unavoidable</b>. I do believe a lot of …

Free Sans Serif Typefaces That Could Make Your Projects Look More Sophisticated

‘Moderne Sans’<br>Image via Marius Kempken<br>Sans serif fonts are often favored for use in modern graphic design, thanks in part to their versatility and …

Typography

Kitsilano redevelopment to displace Moderne Burger, Benny's Café, Kinome Japanese Kitchen, and Aria Florist

The redevelopment of a building at the 2500 block of West Broadway means that a number of well-known Kitsilano businesses will either have to …

Watch this timelapse of a guy single-handedly building a log cabin the woods

Well, this is damn impressive. Outdoorsman Shawn James built a log cabin in the Canadian woods all by himself -- without power tools --<br>and created …

Beacon Relief Posters for Good

Marcio Gutheil is a Brazilian designer based in San Francisco, California. He is also the creative director at Upperquad Digital Studio. They started …

Want Big Arms? Stop Wasting Your Time!

Back in the day, before bodybuilding turned into chemical warfare, nobody had two hours a day to spend in the gym. The guys with the top physiques …

Pixel Art Series from your favorite TV Shows

We are featuring the work from Gustavo Viselner who is an illustrator based in Tel Aviv, Israel. He is also a talented Pixel Artist with a brilliant …

6 Workout Mantras That Mostly Suck

The Truth About Those Catchy Training Quotes<p>Principles vs. Adult Cheerleading<p>People use motivational quotes either to feel hardcore or to have a …

Make the Perfect Post-Workout Smoothie, 3 Ways

After a workout, it’s important to have a recovery routine that’s just as thoughtful as the exercise regimen, especially if you want to do something …

Smoothies

Yoga Joes: Green Army Men Toys Who Strike Advanced Yoga Poses

In 2014, designer Dan Abramson brought the world of yoga to life through tiny green army men. His Yoga Joes with their basic poses like …

New Shoulder Course

The <b>NEW</b> Physiopedia Plus shoulder course will be available from 15th January – join in early to learn with and from physiotherapists all over the …

2 Reasons Your Shoulders Stopped Growing

Today we’re going to talk about the two reasons why your shoulders stopped growing, and more specifically, exercises that target the rear deltoid. …

Arita: Japan's 400-year-old porcelain town

<b>(CNN) —</b> A quiet Japanese town with a population of less than 20,000, Arita has been responsible for one of Japan's most prestigious exports since the 17th century.<p>Arita's obsession with porcelain ware, registered officially as one of the Traditional Crafts of Japan in 1977, dates back more than 400 …

Japan

How much real estate do foreigner investors really own? Statscan got it wrong

<i>James Cohen is the director of policy and programs at Transparency International Canada, an anti-corruption organization headquartered at York University. Peter Dent is a former chair.</i><p>When we say that Statistics Canada got it wrong on how much real estate is owned by foreign buyers, we are not …

Canada

Tip: How to Improve Upper Back Mobility

Boost thoracic mobility, improve your squat and overhead press, and keep your shoulders healthy. Here's the warm-up you need.<p>If you want healthy …