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A Harvard scientist who's studied coffee for 20 years explains why the drink is amazing

Dr. Frank Hu just finished a 20-year study on the effects of coffee on the human body. People who drink more coffee it turns out, live longer.<p>Specifically, Hu's study found that coffee-drinkers have lower risks of cardiovascular and neurodegenerative diseases, as well as suicide.<p>The research began …

Stephen Frampton: ‘I am too privileged to be liberal’

<i>“I don’t agree that you, when you become students at colleges, have to be coddled and protected from different points of view.”</i><br>— U.S. President …

Double Exposure Animal Portraits By Andreas Lie

Norwegian artist Andreas Lie blends verdant landscapes with photographs of animals, creating a subtle double exposure effect. Snowy mountains and …

Meet Dakotaraptor: the feathered dinosaur that was 'utterly lethal'

A dinosaur discovered in South Dakota had feathers on a raptor’s body, large claws and wings, according to a study published by the University of Kansas Paleontological Institute.<p>“It really was the Ferrari of competitors,” said Robert DePalma, head of the research team that discovered the fossils …

Check out the skull-shaped comet flying past Earth today

It's black. It's massive. It's shaped like a skull. Meet the dead comet that will fly safely past Earth this Halloween.<p>At 10 a.m. on Halloween morning, a mysterious and vaguely skull-shaped body from space will hurtle past our planet, coming within 1.3 times the distance between the Earth and the …

What Halloween Decorators Know About Spiders (Oddly, a Lot!)

Here was my Halloween plan: not original, I know, but classic, effective, and cheap.<p>My front door, I decided, would become a lush, over-the-top spiderweb, a luxuriant Donald Trumpian display of muchness, which means … I would need two, maybe three, stretch-to-fit spiderwebs.<p>I don’t know the …

SPOOKED BY CANADA: HOW THE CIA SAW THE FIRST TRUDEAU'S RISE

Fifty years ago, U.S. officials had concerns about a 'flamboyant' Liberal leader rising to power and shaking up Canada's defence and foreign policies. (Sound familiar?) Colin Freeze looks at how their recently declassified daily briefings to the president reveal Trudeaumania caught them off-guard<p>To …

More than 100 police chiefs, prosecutors unite to cut prison population

One hundred twenty of the nation's top police chiefs and prosecutors are joining forces today to launch a new effort to cut the number of people in …

The federal election campaign in editorial cartoons

Elon Musk: Apple is the “Tesla Graveyard” for Failed Engineers

<i>Elon Musk</i>, the CEO of Tesla Motors, has said in an interview with German newspaper <i>Handelsblatt</i> while touring Berlin, that Apple is nothing more than …

Where did he go!!! #tbt #thromebackthursday #Thursday #Cute #funny #funnypict...

Where did he go!!! #tbt #thromebackthursday #Thursday #Cute #funny #funnypicture #adorable #amazing #cool #lol #gif #awesome #animal #pet #caturday …

How Ants Survive Flooding by Forming Giant Rafts

Behavior seen in South Carolina floods is often used as a last resort by fire ant colonies.<p>Like something out of a Victorian jungle story, big rafts of teeming fire ants have been seen this week floating in South Carolina on high water that has also ruined homes and businesses and killed nearly a …

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Every Moon Photo Shot by Apollo Astronauts is Now on Flickr

Want to browse the entire collection of photos captured on the moon by Apollo astronauts with their chest-mounted Hasselblad cameras? You can now do …

Like father, like son. Only not always.

Paul Chiasson/CP<p>Justin Trudeau invokes his father constantly, but he’s almost nothing like him. John Geddes explains<p>Much as Justin Trudeau likes to …

Speaker Boehner stuns Congress, announces resignation

House Speaker John Boehner announces Friday morning that he would be retiring, facing pressure from conservative Republicans to defund Planned …

Pope’s message of action on climate and refugees may discomfit Republicans

Pope Francis told Congress on Thursday that it was time for action on climate change and that America must open its arms to migrants fleeing strife and poverty, a twin message that may discomfit many Republicans, in the first ever address to a joint meeting of the Senate and House of …

Pentagon official casts more doubt on Harper’s dire F-35 industry warning

More questions have been raised about how much the Canadian aerospace industry would suffer if a future government drops out of the oft-maligned F-35 stealth fighter program.<p>The Pentagon's top acquisition official says the Canadian supply base is an essential part of the program and will remain as …

This or that? Figure out where you stand in this election

Find out what you’re made of using our Policy Face-Off Machine<p>A federal vote is around the corner. It’s decision time, Canada, and you’ll soon ask …

Drunken man dies in India after road built over him | News Home | Reuters

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - A drunken man in India died after he fell into a hole and construction workers built a road over him, police said on Monday.Police in the district of Katni in Madhya Pradesh state in central India said the 45-year-old was returning home on Friday evening when he fell into the …

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Prime Minister Stephen Harper

Illustration, Sabrina Smelko.<p>After three mandates and nine years in power, Prime Minister Stephen Harper should be the candidate we know best. Yet …

'It could have been me.'

<b>Nahanni Fontaine</b><br>Special adviser on Aboriginal women’s issues for the government of Manitoba<br>Sagkeeng Anicinabe First Nation, lives in Winnipeg<p>To …

PuniTy – The terror of PT meets the grace of the Unity engine | Polygon

Photos of a Surfer Riding a Giant Wave… While on Fire

How do go about making photos of big wave surfing even more extreme? Here’s one way: add fire to the mix. Surfer Jamie O’Brien recently tackled some …

Over 800 Corgis Attended This Summer's Corgi Beach Day

Just when you though Corgi Beach Day couldn't get any bigger (and stumpier).<p>So Cal Corgi National hit up Rosie's Dog Beach in Long Beach on Saturday …