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Dead could be brought 'back to life' in groundbreaking project

A groundbreaking trial to see if it is possible to regenerate the brains of dead people, has won approval from health watchdogs.<p>Indian specialist Dr Himanshu Bansal, working with Biotech companies Revita Life Sciences and Bioquark Inc, has been granted ethical permission to recruit 20 patients who …

Stem Cells

4 Exercises to Do When You Haven't Worked Out in Forever

It's the simplest and least boring way to get back into it.<p>If you and your gym have been on a break for an immeasurable about of time, you don't have to beeline for the elliptical and subsequently die of boredom to redeem yourself.<p>Just practice these four moves, designed by NYC-based fitness …

What Happens to the Brain When You Meditate

Ever since my dad tried to convince me to meditate when I was about 12, I’ve been fairly skeptical of this practice. It always seemed so vague and …

The Concept Of The Universe As Understood By Ancient Indian Seers

<b>How did the ancient Indians view the cosmos, time and life? Subhash Kak tells us about the Indian cyclical model and ideas related to time.</b><p>It is …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Body Language

11 Exercises That Will Make Your Abs Cry

That stronger core you've always wanted? Just learn these moves and do them regularly.<p>No one doesn't want a stronger core. That's why BuzzFeed Life asked Rob Sulaver, C.S.C.S, personal trainer and founder of Bandana Training, to tell us his favorite exercises for building better abs. He came up …

10 Genius Exercises You Aren’t Doing

Why the timber business is surprisingly strong right now

(West Fraser Timber)<p>Looking for a ray of hope in Canada’s beaten-down commodity industries? Take a gander at forest company stocks. This sector has …

Three top stock picks from Contra The Heard’s Benj Gallander

<i>Benj Gallander is president, Contra The Heard Investment Letter. His focus is contrarian investing.</i><p><b>Top Picks:</b><p><b>Cathedral Energy Services</b> (CET-TSX)<p>Like the vast majority of stocks in the drilling field, Cathedral has taken it on the chin. Recent actions have seen them leave Venezuela behind, wisely …

Are investors being set up for a letdown?

As I recall the 1970s, there were many reasons to think that society was falling apart. The decade burst into being with an outbreak of violence in Quebec, blasted complacency with Richard Nixon's resignation and then smacked us with runaway inflation. Mix in disco and you have an era many of us …

Editorial cartoons for March, 2015

John Doyle: Seven shows you should be watching on CraveTV and shomi

Said it before, saying it again: You need help.<p>There are hundreds of TV shows on networks, cable and now, multiple streaming services. In Canada we have shomi and CraveTV. Both have gems – the new, the forgotten and the overlooked. Herewith, a helpful list.<p><b>iZombie (shomi)</b><p>Daft, droll and utterly …

Roast Chicken Recipes For The Easiest Dinner Ever

How Sweet It Is, Cafe Johnsonia, Feasting at Home, Adventures in Cooking, Foodie Crush<p>Nigella Lawson said it best: "You could probably get through life without knowing how to roast a chicken, but the question is, would you want to?"<p>If you don't wholeheartedly agree with Lawson's sentiment, we're …

Cooking

40 years and counting: the team behind Voyager’s space odyssey

On a chilly March morning, Steve Howard, aged 65, is at work in his office on the northern edge of Pasadena, California. Two computer screens are squeezed on to his corner desk along with family photos, a tissue box and tins of Altoids Curiously Strong Peppermints. The office is in a quiet business …

Space

Toddler accidentally shoots and kills mom inside U.S. Wal-Mart

A 2-year-old boy accidentally shot and killed his mother after he reached into her purse at a northern Idaho Wal-Mart and her concealed gun fired, authorities said Tuesday.<p>Veronica J. Rutledge, 29, was shopping with her son and three other children, Kootenai County sheriff's spokesman Stu Miller …

Is it time to fire your investment adviser, or yourself?

As the year draws to a close, it's time to gather your monthly statements to see how your investments have performed. Stock markets are looking shaky. Is it time to fire your adviser, or yourself?<p>As a group, individual investors are terrible at investing, a recent study by Richard Bernstein …

Project seeks to harness – and harvest – the force of Fundy

Five years ago, the Irish company OpenHydro installed a 10-tonne, multimillion-dollar tidal turbine on the floor of the Minas Passage – a narrow body of water dominated by the magnificent basalt cliffs of Cape Split that connects the Minas Basin to the Bay of Fundy.<p>This was a historic first in …

One trader’s advice: Don’t aim to be a jack-of-all-trades

There's only one good strategy for trading online, says Mike Ser.<p>For a decade and a half, Mr. Ser has been trading independently online. He has mentored others like him and started a business, Ser Man Traders, training traders in Richmond, B.C. He also has partnered with one of the people he …

The key to happiness? Achievement and enjoyment every day

Jim Bird owns the domain worklifebalance.com. After the Atlanta consultant bought it 20 years ago for his new company, it didn't seem such a hot idea. Even human resources officials weren't all that aware of the issue. "You had to explain the term then," he recalls. "But now you don't. You only …

Murderer turned stock picker is ‘Oracle of San Quentin’

Every day, Curtis Carroll dons blue, state-issue jail garb. Every night, he sleeps in a cement cell. At 35, he has spent his entire adulthood behind …

Investing

5 Awesome "Graffitrees": Graffiti with Actual Trees

Afro Taino by Gabriel Abreu in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic<p>Great graffiti happens when the artists don't get stumped. Instead, they go out on a …

3 Simple Ways to Maximize Muscle

One of the leading nutritionists in the world offers up the best ways to increase your brawn<p>For years men have chased workouts with protein shakes, hoping to take advantage of the "anabolic window"—the time when your body is primed to build muscle. Now a major new meta-analysis shatters that …

Lost in space, decades-old probe brought back into action with crowdfunding

Three decades after it drifted away, millions of kilometres from Earth, a vintage space probe has returned and is being revived, to be put back in service through a crowdfunded initiative by space science enthusiasts.<p>It is the latest chapter in the remarkable story of the ISEE-3 scientific …

10 money-making ideas for 2014

Slide 1 of 12<p>After a stellar year for stocks in the U.S. and other developed markets, what can investors expect in 2014?<p>If the Federal Reserve’s …

Stock Markets

How to find bargain-priced stocks (without using P/E ratio)

<i>Kelly Brown is an investment analyst at Longview Asset Management Ltd. in Toronto.</i><p><b>What are we looking for?</b><p>Canadian companies that are on sale.<p>Successful investors use several metrics to identify cheap stocks. The best known is the price-to-earnings, or P/E, ratio. Research has demonstrated that …