Fred Wells

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Home showcase back at Hallsley to benefit cancer center

Eight furnished homes will be displayed during the Street of Hope event. <i>(East West Communities)</i>Two years after making its Hallsley debut, developer …

First-seen neutron star collision creates light, gravitational waves and gold

For the first time, two neutron stars in a nearby galaxy have been observed engaging in a spiral death dance around one another until they collided. …

Ice Cream Inspired by a Syrian Pastry

The newest flavor of Adirondack Creamery ice cream recalls a pastry popular in Syria called ma’amoul, combining dates and walnuts. Translated into ice cream, it’s a nubbly, lightly sweetened confection with calls for unity plastered on the container. “Peace,” it proclaims in English, Arabic and …

Why 'Why Buddhism Is True' Is True

Here is one thing author Robert Wright and I agree on when it comes to Buddhist meditation: It's really, really boring. At least, it's boring in the …

Solving the Puzzle of Eggplant Parmesan

“No dish has ever been devised that tastes more satisfyingly of summer,” Marcella Hazan wrote of eggplant Parmesan in her definitive (and assertive) cookbook, “Essentials of Classic Italian Cooking.” (I might argue that if she’d never been to a clambake or a crab boil, just this once she might have …

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Get Off The Couch Baby Boomers, Or You May Not Be Able To Later

Count the number of hours you sit each day. Be honest. "If you commute an hour in the morning and hour after work — that's two hours, and if you sit …

Dictionary of American Regional English | DARE

Discover the full panoply of American regional words, phrases, and pronunciations with DARE.<p>The digital edition features audio, interactive maps, and …

Set it and forget it: 5 things you should always automate on your phone

Our modern Android devices open the door to a connected, high-tech world that years ago we only dreamed was possible. The power and capability of our …

Liberals are terrible at arguing with conservatives. Here's how they can get better.

If you want to argue with people who don’t think like you, you have to figure out how they think. (iStock) Worries about “political polarization” and …

South Park: the 20 best episodes ever

Twenty years have passed since South Park first appeared on our screens. Over the course of 277 episodes, the adult cartoon centred around the …

How to Watch the Best Night Sky Fireball Show of the Year

Photo: Getty On Sunday, Daenarys and her dragons will be burning everything to ground on Game of Thrones. But the best fire show this weekend will …

The secret to office happiness isn’t working less—it’s caring less

We live in an age of “total work.” It’s a term coined by the German philosopher Josef Pieper just after World War II—describing the process by which …

Finally: An App That Can Identify The Animal You Saw On Your Hike

If the app is successful, it’s only because it learned from the thousands of identifications that iNaturalist’s bustling community have contributed.<p>By Ed Yong<p>The legendary naturalist John Muir once wrote: “Whenever I met a new plant, I would sit down beside it for a minute or a day, to make its …

Deeplearning.ai is Andrew Ng's new series of deep learning classes on Coursera

When Andrew Ng announced Deeplearning.ai back in June, it was hard to know exactly what the AI frontiersman was up to. In his time since departing as …

This Summer's Standout Anime Is About A Mysterious Pit Full Of Monsters

Early on in this summer’s standout fantasy anime Made in Abyss, the troublemaking 12-year-old orphan Riko reveals a compass that always points to the …

As Mueller closes in, Trump prepares his base for the worst

President Trump likes to trumpet his "tremendous" support and strong base, but polls show that his approval rating is declining, even among key …

The GOP Is No Longer A 'Conservative' Party

They've become radical, and they want to remake America.<p>To most Americans, “conservative” is interchangeable with “Republican Party.” After all, the GOP has usually been the more conservative side of a two-party system for a century. We also tend to understand who a conservative is based on the …

'Tweet' Is The Brilliant Animated Trump Parody Of Radiohead's 'Creep'

It's a good question: What the hell ARE we doing here?<p>We’re only about half a year into the President Trump era, and already we’re running out of decent parodies. Everyone with a wig and the ability to purse their lips thinks they can do a good Trump.<p>THIS, though. This is great. It was created by a …

100 Very Best Restaurants 2017

1<p>715 Eighth St., SE Washington, DC 20003 | Website<p>You’ll walk out feeling as if the $250 price—which includes tax, tip, and drink pairings—is a …

Here's The Scaramucci 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Parody We All Sensed Was Coming

Spare him his life from this monstrosity!<p>When you first heard the name of Donald Trump’s new communications director, Anthony Scaramucci, you thought to yourself, “Why does that sound so familiar?”<p>And slowly the earworm burrowed into your skull where it would reside forever: “Scara-MOUCHE! …

Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Certification

A full day of curriculum (7 hours)<p>Five flexible modules (10 hours of curriculum)<p>“Through the TalentSmart Emotional Intelligence program, I am now …

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The Best Sheets For Hot Sleepers

Sweaty sheets, be gone 🙅<p>Buying the perfect set of sheets to keep you cool is no easy feat.<p>What the heck is moisture-wicking technology? Then there are fabrics and materials to consider, and don’t get me started on thread count. Fortunately, there are a few simple rules to follow to help you find …

A Very Psychedelic Conversation with the Creators of 'Rick and Morty'

Cartoon Network's Rick and Morty, with its massive viewership and critical acclaim, is probably the standard bearer for TV animation right now. But …

Why You Should Never Eat Food on Planes, and Other Jet-Set Tips

At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our …

6 Microsoft Edge Extensions You Should Be Using

Image credit: Drew Angerer/Getty There aren’t many, but Microsoft Edge does feature a selection of third-party extensions to add some functionality …

Amazon's Cheap 4K TVs Are Good Enough for Almost Anyone

All images: Adam Clark Estes/Gizmodo Remember when 4Ks used to cost a damn fortune? Those days are quickly coming to an end, and if you need proof, …

How and Where to Watch the Solar Eclipse in August

Map by NASA. Are you doing anything on Monday, August 21? If not, maybe you should plan a short vacation. There will be a total solar eclipse that …

How to Awaken In Your Dreams

Image by Prairie Kittin. Now that you know what lucid dreaming is, and you know the benefits and risks, it’s time to give it a solid try. Get ready, …

My Life As a Courgette review – if the kids are united...

Last week, I swooned over Michaël Dudok de Wit’s The Red Turtle, a French-Belgian-Japanese co-production which was nominated for the best animated …

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