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What is the Earliest Complete List of the Canon of the New Testament?

In the study of the New Testament canon, scholars like to highlight the first time we see a complete list of 27 books. Inevitably, the list contained …

Theology

10 Crucial Things You Need to Think About for Portrait Photography

There are many pieces to doing a portrait – it’s not easy. You have to think about the technical stuff like exposure and focus, as well as the …

Will Trudeau make me pay more taxes?

It’s official. The Canadian population vote to give the Liberals a majority government. It’s a resounding victory for Justin Trudeau, who will become …

Canada

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 …

Canada

General Relativity: 100 Years Old And Still Full Of Surprises

Dark energy, gravitational waves, and black holes may be just the beginning<p>In 1913, Albert Einstein had stalled in his efforts to construct his general theory of relativity. He pleaded with his friend Marcel Grossmann for a mathematical boost: “Grossmann, you’ve got to help me, otherwise I’ll go …

25 Best Carbs That Will Uncover Your Abs

Imagine if you could tell your friends you’re on a hot new diet, the one all the celebs are doing for rapid weight loss. It’s name? Not Atkins. Not …

HISTORIC DISCOVERY: Physicists 'PROVE' God DIDN'T create the Universe

NASAInflation theory: Mind-blowing expansion in nano seconds<p>The colossal question has troubled religions, philosophers and scientists since the dawn …

How to Improve Any Photo in 8 or Less Steps

When perusing photography articles and tutorials across the Web it’s not uncommon to encounter various takes on “getting it right in camera.” From …

Is the world heading for its third global financial crisis?

The IMF annual meetings have been filled with a series of stark warnings, but will a "triad" of challenges for the global economy trigger a fresh crisis?<p>It's another grey day in Lima. The sunless sky hangs over Peru’s capital as a mist forms over the coastline. Across the city, there isn’t a gap in …

7 Habits That Helped Me Lose 22 Pounds & Keep It Off

The first time I reached my goal weight after struggling with my body for years, I was stoked. I thought to myself, <i>So all it takes is to eat less and</i> …

Here's the market's biggest risk

The list includes what the Federal Reserve Board might or might not do, China's slowdown, emerging market struggles, plummeting commodities, dollar strength and the uncertainty over who will become President of the U.S. in 2017. We think investors are really asking us, "what's the market's biggest …

Stock Markets

Why eating more fruit and veg doesn’t always help you lose weight

Increasing your intake of plant-based food shouldn’t lead to weight gain – unless you only eat starchy foods or forget to cut down on your calories<p><b>Will eating more fruit and vegetables make me thin?</b><p>Want to get thin? Eat more fruit and vegetables – they’re a low-calorie way of filling up, right? The …

Nutrition

The differences between Shia and Sunni Muslims

The conflicts between Shia and Sunni Muslims go back to the seventh century and the death of the Prophet Muhammad.<p>Yet a spotlight has been shone recently on the differences between the two branches of the religion as the number of clashes between both groups has intensified.<p>The vast majority of the …

Islam

5 Diet Mistakes You're Probably Making

If the pounds won’t come off, you’re not alone. According to a survey by Marketdata Enterprises, the average American dieter makes four or five …

Nutrition

The apple cider vinegar remedy trend won’t hurt you to experiment

Like many natural beauty, household and wellness fixes, apple cider vinegar has a long history and dedicated groupies who stand by its powers to help with everything from rust and flies to weight loss and warts.<p>And also like other natural remedies, the science on some of those claims is mixed, …

Alternative Medicine

What is Dark Matter?

Roughly 80 percent of the mass of the universe is made up of material that scientists cannot directly observe. Known as dark matter, this bizarre …

Learn Digital Photography The Smart Way

Do you own a DSLR but still take average, boring photos?<p>“Now You Can Master Any DSLR Camera And<br>Take Gorgeous, Attention-Grabbing Photos By<br>Following …

The 10 best foods for brain health

Salmon<p>“Salmon, particularly wild salmon, is arguably the highest-quality protein for brain health,” Kulze says. This oily fish is the richest source …

Canon's latest camera sensor is absurdly powerful

Just <i>how</i> powerful?<p>According to the Japanese camera company, "when installed in a camera, the newly developed sensor was able to capture images enabling the distinguishing of lettering on the side of an airplane flying at a distance of approximately 18 km from the shooting location."<p>On Monday, Canon …

Cameras

The mysterious origins of punctuation

Commas, semicolons and question marks are so commonplace it seems as if they were always there – but that’s not the case. Keith Houston explains their history.<p>As readers and writers, we’re intimately familiar with the dots, strokes and dashes that punctuate the written word. The comma, colon, …

Language

Everything you’ve heard about China’s stock market crash is wrong

This week’s Chinese stock market implosion has been widely viewed as a reaction to the Chinese government’s devaluing the yuan on Aug. 11—a move many presume was a frenzied bid to lower export prices and strengthen the economy.<p>This interpretation doesn’t stand up to scrutiny. First, Chinese …

Stock Markets

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge discounted at Bell, Telus, SaskTel and Eastlink

With the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 edge+ in stores, Canada’s wireless carriers have been quietly reducing the prices on Samsung’s previous pair of …

Canon’s Humorous ‘Never Again’ Ads Show Why You Should Print Your Photos

Canon has launched a lighthearted new advertising campaign for its PIXMA line of printers. Titled “Never Again,” the series of short 30-second …

Scientists solve planetary ring riddle: Universal particle distribution of Saturn's rings

In a breakthrough study, an international team of scientists has solved an age-old scientific riddle by discovering that planetary rings, such as …

The Top 5 Most Common Mistakes in Landscape Photography

Contrary to popular opinion, mistakes aren’t necessarily a bad thing. They help you learn, they keep Hallmark in business, and sometimes they go hand …

Microsoft's Windows 10: Why it's free and why it's a big deal

5 questions you might have about Windows 10 - and the answers<p>Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system debuts Wednesday, as the longtime leader in …

Here's A List Of The Best Canon Photo/Video Gear To Travel With

This morning I found myself aimlessly surfing through Vimeo and I ran across a great video by Photographer/Videographer Alex Cornell. In this 14 …

What are the seven wonders of the world?

Seven Wonders of the Ancient World<p>The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World were a collection of remarkable constructions listed by various Greek authors, including Antipater of Sidon and Philo of Byzantium. The classic list featured seven wonders located in the Eastern Mediterranean.<p>1. Great Pyramid …