Kala loves minons10

18 Flips | 2 Magazines | 2 Likes | @Kalalovesmi2guc | Keep up with Kala loves minons10 on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kala loves minons10”

Everything you know is a lie: Earth might actually be 2 planets smashed together

Did you always figure that Earth was created when the sun made love to the moon? Me too. It seems we were slightly off base, and we weren’t alone — …

Military equipment budget short tens of billions of dollars, Senate hears

A Senate committee has been told there is a shortfall of tens of billions of dollars between funding that's been set aside for military equipment and the actual price tag for what the military says it needs.<p>Defence analyst Dave Perry of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute testified that the …

German-Russian ties feel Cold War-style chill over rape case

BERLIN (Reuters) - Moscow’s intervention in an alleged rape case involving a German-Russian girl has heightened suspicions in Berlin that it is trying to stir up trouble, with a view to weakening Chancellor Angela Merkel.<p>File photo of Russian President Vladimir Putin speaking with German Chancellor …

Russia

5 things to know on Wednesday, January 20, 2016

It's Wednesday and CTV News has gathered the day's top stories. Here are the five things you need to know: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in Davos, …

Canada

A new documentary features Elon Musk and other tech leaders on the future of artificial intelligence

"Will our children's children's children need the companionship of humans?"<p>That's one of the questions asked in a new documentary from director Werner Herzog on how the internet is changing the world and the future of artificial intelligence. It's called " Lo And Behold: Reveries Of The Connected …

Artificial Intelligence

Is your French far from 'bien'? Blame your brain! Learning a second language depends on the strength of neural connections

If your French is 'pas bien' and on a par with Derek Trotter's, it may not be entirely your fault.<p>Scientists have found that learning a second …

Language Learning

8 jobs every company will be hiring for by 2020

1/<p>Data analysts will be in demand.<p>According to the report, data analysts will become increasingly more important in all industries by 2020.<p>Survey …

Employment

Why Boredom Is Anything but Boring

In 1990, when James Danckert was 18, his older brother Paul crashed his car into a tree. He was pulled from the wreckage with multiple injuries, …

Endorphins and the Truth About Why Exercise Makes You Happy

<i>Photo by Curtis Mac Newton</i><p><i>By Kristen Domonell for Life by Daily Burn</i><p>If you've ever taken out a bad day at the office on the nearest treadmill, you know that working up a good sweat can easily turn your day around. And by now you've probably heard that endorphins are the magic bullet behind that …

Exercise

Platforms — Past, Present and Future

Last week, Benedict Evens re-linked to an article written in May of 2013, entitled “Apple, Open And Learning From History“. <i>(All quotes, below, are</i> …

Mobile

Carrick best reads: Six tips for investors when stocks plunge

<i>The best of the web on money, markets and all things financial, as chosen daily by Globe and Mail personal finance columnist Rob Carrick.</i><p><b>Six tips for investors when stocks plunge</b><br>Smart common sense points from the New York Times that will help ease your mind after a tough start to the year for the …

7 Mind-Blowing Digital Health Tools That Could Disrupt Health Care in 2016

The phrase "Brave New World" has become one of the most often used clichés in medical technology in recent years. Google the title of Aldous Huxley's 1932 dystopian, and anticipatory, novel with the word medicine and 2,940,000 results appear.<p>But could there be better shorthand to describe some of …

11 mind-melting photos will make you realize how shockingly small Earth is

1/<p>This humbling photo, taken by NASA's Cassini spacecraft in 2013, shows what Earth, indicated by the tiny white arrow, looks like from 898 million …

Astronomy