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See What Happens When You Film Contemporary NYC With Old Super 8 Film

In the past we wanted our visual documentation to be crystal clear, and futuristic, even—just check out this stunning 1993 footage of NYC shot in HD. …

Filmmaking

Same drink, different table: The so-called discovery of haldi doodh in the West

<i>Haldi doodh</i> literally means "turmeric milk" in Hindi. It is an infusion of the ground root with ginger, cinnamon, cardamom, black pepper, and sugar, plus possibly ghee or coconut oil, boiled in milk. Like masala chai, it can be dulcet or rousing depending on the maker. I don't know when I first …

Watch Steve Jobs introduce the iPhone 10 years ago today

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Photos: the authentic poses of NYC hip-hop culture in the 1980s

Jamel Shabazz chronicled how the era of ‘The Get Down’ really went down<p>You can’t storyboard for authenticity. That’s the problem when Hollywood …

Black Lives Matter’s Controversial Protest Helped Pride Get Back to Its Political Roots

Despite the outrage, Pride has always been about marginalized groups having their voices heard.<p>There were many firsts at this year's Pride Parade in Toronto. It was the first time that a sitting prime minister marched in the parade. It was the first time that Pride events lasted an entire month …

Listen to a New Funkadelic Remix Featuring Kendrick Lamar and Ice Cube

Kendrick and Cube shine bright on "Ain't That Funkin Hard on You?"<p>Since the release of <i>To Pimp A Butterfly,</i> you've probably been dying to hear Kendrick Lamar on more funk records. Luckily that wish has been granted, as seen by Funkadelic's new "Ain't That Funkin Hard on You? (We Ain't Neva Gonna …

This car has no gears and pumps out only water from its exhaust

A British startup has unveiled a working prototype of a zero-emission car that runs on hydrogen and is about to hit Europe’s roads.<p>The super-simple Rasa design created by Riversimple has only 18 moving parts and can run for 300 miles on just over 50 ounces of hydrogen.<p>The potential gasoline killer …

Is The Multiverse A Scientific Theory?

Anyone can come up with a theory, which in common parlance, simply means “an idea for how something works.” But in order to be a <i>scientific</i> theory, you have to do a lot more. In particular, any new scientific theory has to look at the current framework of science, including the current leading/best …

This Theory Will Completely Change How You See 'The Dark Knight'

Is Joker really the Dark Knight that Gotham deserves?<p>Let's put a smile on those faces.<p>As of late, videos are going around painting all our favorite protagonists, Daniel LaRusso from "Karate Kid" and Harry Potter, as villains. Yep. That's all of our favorites.<p>But now, there's a theory going around …

I Went to a Secret Illegal Party in the Iranian Desert

In Iran, getting together with your friends for a night of dancing and drinking is against the law—but that doesn't mean that young people don't do it.<p>"We like you. Do you want to come to the desert with us?" two young men ask.<p>I had met them moments earlier in the bazaar in Yazd where they'd …

Peshawar school attack: Three survivors look back

No-one in Pakistan's northern city of Peshawar could easily forget the day when Taliban militants gunned down 150 people - mostly children - at an army-run school a year ago.<p>Three teenagers who survived the attack tell BBC Urdu's Iram Abbasi how it changed their lives.

The world shouldn’t have to rely on the kindness of Bill Gates

<i>Gerald Caplan is an Africa scholar, a former NDP national director and a regular panelist on CBC's</i> Power & Politics<i>.</i><p>For years, Bill Gates has been among the most extraordinary people in the world – extraordinarily successful, rich, ambitious, generous and tough.<p>So it was somehow predictable to see …

Why don't future engineers learn real-world skills in school?

Many engineering graduates don’t feel confident they can build anything. Experts say the schools are letting them down. How can that be?<p>Before Adam …

What It’s Like … to parent a child with brittle bones

<i>This is part of a series that looks at extraordinary experiences in personal health. Share yours at</i> health@globeandmail.com.<p>The doctors removed Edith's cast nine days ago. It was her sixth or maybe her seventh. I have lost count of the times my youngest daughter has broken a leg. She is two years …

9/10: The Day Before

The pilot grilled steaks. The WTC Borders clerk picked up a pushcart coffee. The mayoral candidate prepped for the primaries. And the terrorists …

Earth 2.0: NASA finds planet that matches our own

Astronomers hunting for another Earth have found the closest match yet, a potentially rocky planet circling its star at the same distance as the Earth orbits the Sun, NASA has said.<p>Named Kepler 452b, the planet is about 60 percent larger than Earth. It could have active volcanoes, oceans and …

Telescopes

Earth 2.0: Bad News for God

The discovery of Kepler-452b is not likely to see the public swoon with a collective rendition of Kumbaya. But this Earth 2.0 is a huge if under-appreciated discovery, not because Kepler-452b is unique but for just the opposite reason; there are likely thousands or millions or even billions of such …

Millennials who are financially thriving have one characteristic in common

Millions of America's young people are really struggling financially. Around 30 percent are living with their parents, and many others are coping with stagnant wages, underemployment, and sky-high rent.<p>And then there are those who are doing just great—owning a house, buying a car, and consistently …

Self-Aware Robot Shows Progress of AI

A Small Self-Aware Robot Showed Minimal Intelligence During a Test<p>We’re a long way off from having a self-aware robot with an artificial intelligence close to what is seen in movies such as <i>Her</i> or <i>Ex Machina</i>. But for the first time, three humanoid robots showed a glimmer of self-consciousness by …

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Wipe the Confederacy out now: Southern haters have a sick new lie designed to hold onto Confederate flags, memorials

It’s actually the opposite of whitewashing history to finally be honest about slavery, the South and the Civil War<p>With the Confederate Battle Standard finally removed from the South Carolina Capitol grounds, many conservative commentators have expressed concern that the battle may not be over, that …