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Toronto: the city of 140 languages

Growing at a clip of more than 100,000 new residents a year, Canada’s largest city keeps getting larger. But the continued population boom hasn’t changed Toronto’s character.<p>Growing at a clip of more than 100,000 new residents a year, Canada’s largest city keeps getting larger. But the continued …

Toronto

25 Raised Garden Beds That Will Inspire You to Actually Grow Veggies This Year

Landscaping

Could Brain Research From The Past 15 Years Really Be Wrong?

A major discovery (and not the good kind) can mean that up to 40,000 research studies about how the brain functions published over the past 15 years could go out the window. There has been a bug (and not the insect kind) in the software used to create functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) …

The Brain

Goats are as loving and clever as dogs, say smitten scientists

They may seem an unusual candidate for the title of man’s best friend, but scientists have suggested that goats could rival dogs in forming an emotional bond with their owners.<p>Researchers from Queen Mary University of London aim to prove that goats are much cleverer than previously thought and …

Marrakech, the 'Paris of the Sahara,' is Still a Magical Place

Culture Morocco<p>An hour after my plane lands at Marrakech’s gleaming, modern international airport, I find myself stuck in a huge traffic jam. My taxi …

The 10 Most Beautiful Coastal Towns in Spain

Spain has <a href="http://www.cntraveler.com/galleries/2016-06-18/the-most-beautiful-coastal-towns-in-spain?mbid=synd_msntravel">more than 1,000 …

Spain

Best places to stop for food on the drive to Tahoe

Let's face it. Bay Area residents rarely zip up to Tahoe. Most of the time, we inch and crawl through traffic that moves at the rate of molasses.<p>Food stops are a must on most weekend trips between the Bay Area and Tahoe (unless your boss lets you get off work at noon so you can be on the highway by …

10 beautiful British walks that end in a pub

Ireland

Research Studies Of The Week

I often write about research studies from various fields and how they can be applied to the classroom. I write individual posts about ones that I …

Science: Look At These Cute Puppies and Kittens to Boost Your Productivity

According to some studies, 15% of all Internet traffic is cat-related. Why do we love them so? One theory is that they remind us of babies, and we …

20 Social Entrepreneur Books That Will Inspire You To Impact The World

photo by: kazuend<p>Social Entrepreneurship has taken off and it has become an inspirational way to motivate many to start a business. Our passion …

A dog bed that looks like normal furniture will keep your home's contemporary style intact

Razy2 Design Group have designed this fun and stylish dog bed, for Polish home decor brand Mnomo.<p>The bed, named the <i>Dog Den</i>, is made from an oak frame …

Learning about learning could transform classrooms

<i>This article was first published in the May 2016 issue of WIRED magazine. Be the first to read WIRED's articles in print before they're posted</i> …

Mapping Neurons Implicated in Parkinson's Motor Impairment

<b>Caltech researchers have mapped out a circuit of neurons that is responsible for motor impairment–such as difficulty walking–in patients with</b> …

Neuroscience

The Next Big Tech Revolution Will Be In Your Ear

Experts in UX, AI, and product design weigh in on the next big modality in computing.<p>“I wish I could touch you,” Theodore says, laying in bed. He’s met with silence. Rejection. Until she speaks up, tentatively. “How would you touch me?”<p>It’s a famously poignant scene from the movie <i>Her</i>, as the …

How Getting More Alone Time Will Significantly Improve Your Life

We live in a social age. Here's why and how you should carve out more time for solo thinking.<p>Thanks to your ever present smartphone, these days you don't have to be alone even when there's no one else around. When we have a moment to ourselves, our first instinct is often to log on to Facebook, …