Jo Smith

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10 Ways Renters Can Upgrade Their Rental Property

10 Ways to Upgrade A Rental Property Among many advantages of living in a rented home, the most important being that you can weigh the anchor and set …

Vancouver on the Cheap: Curbside Fresh Markets

<b>If you were to create a Venn diagram where one circle was labeled “cheap” and the other labeled “awesome”, the middle point where they cross over</b> …

10 Ways To De-Clutter, Simplify, and Streamline Your Life

Who needs Tony Robbins when you can motivate yourself? Overcoming the emotional hurdle to get stuff done when you’d rather sit on the couch isn’t …

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Pro Tips: Create a Perfect Gallery Wall

Charmed by walls filled with art and collections, but aren’t sure how to get started with your own? Design your layout before the first nail hits the paint with 12 tips that’ll help you create the perfect gallery wall.<p>Don’t stress out about spacing and shapes—a little advance planning can turn your …

Sewing Hacks: Change a Zipper to a Button Closure

Whether zippers are on your list of sewing horrors, or maybe you just don’t have a zipper in the right length or color on hand, sometimes it’s nice to have options. Luckily, this sewing hack will show you how to change a zipper to a button closure without causing you stress or ruining your …

15 Spots For a Unique Vancouver Brunch

Wildebeest<p>By Roslyn Kent<p>Leave your skinny jeans at home and belly up to the bar with [Wildebeest](http://wildebeest.ca)'s incredibly diverse brunch …

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Interview: Electric Blue Molten Sulphur Flows from Indonesia's Blue Fire Crater

While on a trip to East Java in Indonesia this past July, Chicago-based photographer, music producer, and filmmaker Reuben Wu (of Ladytron fame) captured the otherworldly sight of electric blue molten sulphur gushing from fumaroles (hot gas vents in the earth's crust) in the base of the Blue Fire …

8 Ways You Can See Einstein's Theory of Relativity in Real Life

1 of 8<p>Profound implications<p>Relativity is one of the most famous scientific theories of the 20th century, but how well does it explain the things we …

Capturing the beauty of Earth's 3.04 trillion trees

The Earth has a staggering variety of trees, many of which are older than any human currently alive today.<p>A new study published in the journal <i>Nature</i> …

National Parks

Making chocolate truffles is actually pretty easy—here's how it's done

Chocolate!<p>I feel like I could end my post there and just give you the recipe and it would be OK, because I love chocolate so much. Why expend energy …

This is how many trees are left on the planet

The finding, with 95% accuracy, is about eight times more than previous estimates, but suggests that the number of trees has plummeted 46% since the dawn of human civilization 11,000 years ago - with the number once being above six trillion.<p>The study, published in the journal Nature, was conducted …

When these scientists battled it out to identify the world's cutest animals, we all won.

An intense competition dubbed the #CuteOff flooded Twitter feeds.<p>Hundreds of people — scientists and laypeople alike — posted photographs of …

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Caltech researchers detect the most distant galaxy yet

The universe is 13.8 billion years old, give or take a few eons. We know that it didn’t take long for matter to start clumping together to form stars …

Universe