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They beat Harper. Now Canadian scientists are trying to save science from Donald Trump | The Star

The director of U of T’s Technoscience Research Unit, Murphy travelled to University of Pennsylvania for “hackathons” to download U.S. government …

These beautiful tiny homes cost less than $20,000 to build — take a look inside

After more than a decade of designing, editing, and reworking, the students at Rural Studio, Auburn University 's architectural-design program, built two cottages with raw materials that cost just $14,000 each. (The team calls them the "20K Homes.")<p>The goal was to create a model for building homes …

Housing

The Success Series Part 3 — Planning to Fail: Why Modern Advice on Success Misses the Point

Before going headlong into part 3 of this series I recommend starting your journey at <b>The Success Series Part 1 — Confessions of a Chronic</b> …

Cinematic Film Look on a DSLR

November 23, 2015<p>How can we make our films look more expensive & professional?<p>This subject has been talked about many times here on YouTube, but I …

Cinematography

It's Trudeau's crummy economy now

Trudeau swept to power with a promise that he will ‘grow the economy’, but most of what happens to the economy under his watch will be out of his …

After a decade-long Conservative reign, what’s on Trudeau’s justice agenda?

Following the decade-long reign of a prime minister determined to erase the Liberal Party's imprint on the justice system, Justin Trudeau inherits a tough-on-crime approach and judicial appointment processes vastly different than the ones left behind by his party forebears. Here are 11 pressing …

Nine ways your family finances will change under a Liberal government

Here are nine things you need to know about how your personal finances will change under the new Liberal government. These points are based on measures the party campaigned on prior to the election Monday.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Middle class tax cuts</b>: People with taxable income between $44,700 and $89,401 will save as …

Our unsustainable habit of hunting and fishing only for adult animals

Unlike other predators, humans kill adults and predators, skewing populations.<p>It’s not news that humans are having an astonishing and unprecedented …

Marine Mammals

How to start a production company - Startups.co.uk: Starting a business advice and business ideas

<b>Useful links:</b><p>What is a production company and who is it suited to?<p>In the digital age, the world is full of video content. Whether it’s to entertain, …

Here's Why The Eight-Hour Workday Is An Outdated Concept

It’s a depressing adage we’ve all heard time and time again: <i>An increase in technology does not necessarily translate to an increase in …

Economics

Why Introverts Make Great Entrepreneurs

Conventional wisdom says you need to be an extrovert to start a successful business. That’s wrong for all sorts of reasons.<p>Imagine a typical entrepreneur.<p>A quiet, reserved introvert is probably not what first came to mind. Aren’t entrepreneurs supposed to be gregarious and commanding—verbally adept …

Entrepreneurship

I hiked to the ‘edge of the world’ and stayed at the famous explora Patagonia lodge — here’s what it was like

I will admit to a moment of doubt when I arrived at the end of the world.<p>I'd come for a week of hiking and horseback riding in Chile's famed Torres del Paine national park at the southernmost tip of South America, but if the snowstorm that greeted me was any indication then it didn't look like …

South America

These Life Hacks From 100 Years Ago Are Still Relevant Today

Just like today, hacks were helping people fix everything up 100 years ago. While today’s shortcuts to a more efficient life include technology and more advanced appliances, there are still plenty of century-old tricks that can totally be incorporated into our world today. A Reddit user uploaded a …

11 incredible psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to get people to do what you want — without them even realizing you've persuaded them.<p>We've rounded up 11 science-backed strategies for getting people to like you, to buy stuff, and to give you what you're after.<p>All of them will leave you …

Selling

How to travel in luxury without spending a fortune

But with a little research and planning, a vacation filled with private jets and luxury accommodations doesn't have to be a far-fetched fantasy.<p>If you'd like to vacation like a millionaire without refinancing your mortgage or sabotaging your credit score, try these seven travel tips to add a little …

Credit Cards

How Many Megapixels Do I Need for Printing?

This is a complex subject. Megapixels are a measure of quantity, not quality. An 8 megapixel camera phone isn’t the same as an 8 megapixel DSLR …

The single most effective way to get rich

Contrary to popular belief, you don't have to be an expert about personal finance to get rich.<p>You don't need to use fancy economic jargon or know this year's "hottest stock." You don't have to come from an affluent family, and you don't even have to earn a massive paycheck.<p>For most people, it all …

Investing

Will your grill kill you?: The cancer risk of barbeque

Few things are as pleasurable to eat as a barbecued steak, with all those char marks that backyard grill masters prize above all else.But your …

50 Great Genre-Bending Books Everyone Should Read

Sometimes, it seems as though the arguments about genre — be it poetry vs. fiction, fiction vs. nonfiction, literary fiction vs. SF vs. fantasy vs. …

Books

35 Real Ways to Actually Make Money Online

Last Updated on August 15, 2018<p>Kalen Bruce<p>Military, Writer Read full profile<p>How many articles are there about making money online? Thousands? …

15 fantastic logo fonts

Looking for the perfect font for a branding or logo project? We’ve researched some of the very best fonts for tackling a new logo design – and …