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Link Between Teen Binge Drinking and Memory Issues Explained in New Study

There's a reason they're so forgetful.<p>America’s adults consume billions of drinks every year, and its teenagers aren’t too far behind: 11 percent of …

Binge Drinking

FACT CHECK: Has Trudeau turned a roaring economy into slow simmer?

OTTAWA -- "Justin Trudeau inherited a booming economy, but he's squandering it. His uncontrolled spending and tax hikes is making life harder for …

Canada

6 Easy Life Hacks That Immediately Boost Your Energy

Right now is when you can start making smarter choices about what you eat and how you care for yourself.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>“I just need more energy, doc. What can you give me?” With tiredness becoming more prevalent in today’s society, this is …

Wellness

Want to lose weight in 1 week? Drink barley water to get fat tummy naturally

Vigorous exercise and modification of diet are no more the only solutions to getting slim or trim down your figure. There are other natural ways to …

Weight Loss

Combating Indoor Air Pollution: 5 Plants To Make Your Home Clean And Green

<b>New Delhi:</b> From respiratory diseases, cancer, stroke to lung diseases such as asthma and heart disease, both indoor and outdoor pollution are a cause …

Pollution

85% of Tampons Contain Monsanto's 'Cancer Causing' Glyphosate

Glyphosate, a widely popular herbicide that has been linked to cancer by the World Health Organization's cancer research arm, was detected in 85 …

Agriculture

The Right Plants Will Make Your Home Look Better—And Make You Happier and Healthier

So, why don't you have any yet?<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>I have a long and, frankly, impressive history of killing every plant I've ever owned. Flowers stayed alive for fewer than 24 hours. …

Plants

How To Use Python To Automate Almost Anything

Testers of all kinds can benefit from learning approaches to automating daily tasks. In this three-part series, you’ll be walked through a task that …

Python Programming

Epigenetics study finds fathers pass cold weather "experience" down to kids

While your genes are more or less set in stone, the way they're expressed can be changed by environmental or lifestyle factors, and there's evidence …

Genetics

Five Steps To Build World Class KPIs

“What gets measured gets improved.” We all know this Peter Drucker quote, and many of us readily recognize the importance of key performance indicators (KPIs) and metrics. In my career, I have often seen measurements come from an off the shelf software tool or off-the-cuff comment from leadership. …

Analytics

Scientists Invented AI Made From DNA

Researchers made a neural network out of DNA that can recognize handwritten numbers.<p>Last Wednesday, researchers at Caltech announced that they created an artificial neural network from synthetic DNA that is able to recognize numbers coded in molecules. It’s a novel implementation of a classic …

Machine Learning

10 Books That Will Make You More Interesting

We’re firm believers in the power of a good book to change lives, and it’s for this reason we set aside time every single day to knock down a few …

Books

The Most Unique Street Art In Montreal You Definitely Want To Go See

<b>Montreal is known as an artist's paradise.</b> With murals and graffiti in every corner of the city, it's not difficult to see why Montreal is considered …

Streetwear

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Design

Why Cooking the Perfect Steak Starts With Frozen Beef, According to Science

Don't thaw that raw!<p>At the end of a long, hard day, few things satisfy meat eaters more than a juicy, tender cut of steak — as long as they don’t …

BBQ

How to Make Vegan Turmeric Maple Golden Gelato

Made with golden turmeric, creamy coconut milk, and pure maple syrup from Canada, this vegan gelato is subtly sweet summer dessert with no refined …

Recipes

Meet the Only Button-Down You Can Wear Every Day of the Week

If you’ve ever wished your stiff oxford button-downs were better suited to mid-July stickiness, or that your loud and breezy camp shirts were a touch more work-appropriate, allow us to introduce your new best friend: the short-sleeve oxford. Chop the Ivy League icon at the elbow, and you instantly …

Men's Fashion

Not just hot: Record-setting hot all over the world

<b>By Jason Samenow | Washington Post</b><p>From the normally mild summer climes of Ireland, Scotland and Canada to the scorching Middle East, numerous …

Global Warming

These Are The Simplest Ways You Can Prevent Signs Of Ageing

Unless you plan on discovering the fountain of youth anytime soon, chances are you're going to begin to show the signs of ageing. Sooner or later our …

Skin Care

Scientists Just Found The Cause of Earth's First Global Warming That Triggered Mass Extinctions

We can learn from this.<p>The emergence of life on Earth was obviously a time of great change for our wee blue marble. Plants and algae had evolved some …

Climate Change

5 Things Managers Should Know About Innovation (But Most Don't)

There is no one "true" path to innovation<p>Every business knows it needs to innovate. What isn't so clear is how to go about it. There is no shortage of pundits, blogs and conferences that preach the gospel of agility, disruptive innovation, open innovation, lean startups or whatever else is …

Innovation

Oh, Canada isn't the one that would lose a trade war

The U.S. stands to lose more in a fight with our northern neighbor as we run a projected $12 billion to $14 billion surplus.

A Cancer Blockbuster Gets Approved in China. Will the Floodgates Now Open?

Bristol-Myers Squibb announced today that its pioneering cancer immunotherapy drug Opdivo has been approved for sale in China.<p>Opdivo targets a …

A patriot’s guide to shopping during a Canada-U.S. trade war

Upset about Trump’s tariffs and Uncle Sam dragging its trusted allies into a trade war? Here’s how you can hit back at the U.S. with your</i> …

I've spent thousands of hours studying successful people — and they all approach life with the same mindset

<i>The following is an adaptation from Alex Banayan's "The Third Door: The Wild Quest to Uncover How the World's Most Successful People Launched Their Career":</i><p>For the past seven years, I've been studying success obsessively.<p>I've spent thousands of hours researching, poring over hundreds of …

How To Create Weird But Brilliant Food Pairings

How does flavor work, exactly? Why does our tongue like what it likes? James Briscione was the Director of Culinary Research at the Institute of …

'I'm Sorry' Can Undermine Your Career. Here's What to Say Instead

When "I'm sorry" becomes overused, it gets tuned out -- and so do you.<p>We all make mistakes. From minor ones like mispronouncing someone's name (which, depending on the person, could be a big deal) to major ones like making an expensive misguided hire, every single one of us can remember the …

Time I

This is the deadly sin that makes life awesome: 3 proven secrets

No, not lust. Calm down. This is not that kind of website.<p>I’m talking about pride. When you think about the deadly sins, pride’s actually kinda …

Seven things you're doing that make people distrust you immediately

You can lose someone's trust pretty quickly.<p>All it takes is a missed deadline, a weird facial expression or a feeling that you just don't get the …

Is This the Single Most Persuasive Word in the English Language?

Not because of what the word means, but because of what the word means you will do<p>I know a number of extremely successful people, and while in many ways they're very different, they all share one thing in common: They're exceptionally good at persuading other people.<p>After all, that's what leaders …

Self-improvement