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Behold, Hypnotic Sand Paintings That Will Turn Your Brain Into Goo

Are you stressed? Bored? Exhausted? Misunderstood?<p>We highly recommend taking a brief moment to recharge, watching as this talented sand artist unfolds colorful, mind-bending shapes and forms before your eyes. Pretty hypnotic, no?<p>The captivating process is the work of Joe Mangrum, an artist who was …

The Music Singularity

In 1958, John von Neumann coined ”singularity ” as the moment when artificial intelligence becomes self-aware and self-improving – almost instantly turning humans into pets. But long before Siri marries Joaquin Phoenix or your Roomba romances the Cuisinart, a different singularity will take place – …

Music

How to Improve Self-Esteem: A New Secret From Research

It seems we all want to know how to improve self-esteem these days.<p>Life can be hard. And who is usually hardest on you? Yourself. There’s that …

An NDP victory changes everything Canadians think about Alberta

The Globe and Mail has detailed results from the 2015 Alberta election.<p>See where the parties stand on the top campaign issues<br>• Plus, a look back at some key moments

Canada’s Food Guide is broken – and no one wants to fix it

While it's true that pretty much no one goes grocery shopping with Canada's Food Guide in hand, that doesn't mean the Guide doesn't play an incredibly important role in our nation's health. Touted by Health Canada as the second-most downloaded government document behind tax forms, it serves as our …

Here’s How Weed Affects Your Body

A synopsis of science's pot-related findings, in honor of today's holiday<p>Our obsession with marijuana’s mystifying powers goes back a long time; though its first documented use was in 2727 BC, there’s some indication that our ancestors cultivated cannabis plants in the earliest days of agriculture. …

Cannabis

Best Smoothie Recipes – The Ultimate Guide

Smoothies are great way to ingest all the food groups that your diet is lacking in one big gulp. Dairy group, vegetable group, fruit group, protein …

Nutrition

The Coming Rise of AI Means Humanity Will Need to Grow Up

<i>Supriya Jain heads the Global Thought Leadership Marketing Initiative at Wipro Ltd and is also the Founder of Miitra, a social organization for the elderly.</i><p>Perhaps the most exciting and talked about technology today is Artificial Intelligence (AI). However, mentions of AI can be traced back to …

Artificial Intelligence

In North Korea, kids don’t even know the internet exists. So how did the country pull off the Sony hack?

So the FBI has now formally accused North Korea of being behind the gigantic cyber-attack that has brought Sony Pictures to its knees over the past month—culminating in Sony’s decision yesterday to pull <i>The Interview,</i> which is about a fictional plot to assassinate Kim Jong-un, from theaters.<p>In other …

North Korea

Sony exec fires back at President Obama

Sony Entertainment CEO Michael Lynton, denying that the studio had "caved" by scrapping next week's opening of "The Interview," fired back Friday after President Obama said the studio had "made a mistake."<p>In an interview with CNN's Fareed Zakaria, Lynton also reopened the door to a future release …

Hyperloop is coming 'within a decade,' says CEO

What the Hyperloop might look like<p>Tesla Motors CEO and SpaceX founder Elon Musk's idea for the Hyperloop is one that sounded a bit like fantasy to …

Watch: This Is What Happens When You Give a Squirrel a GoPro

National Geographic talks to the Canadian lawyer who shot the now viral video.<p>Always remember, if you give a squirrel a GoPro ... you're going to get some squirrelly images.<p>November 9 was a normal Sunday in Westmount Park in the Canadian city of Montreal, complete with the ambient sounds of traffic …

Murder-for-Hire Charge Dropped Against AC/DC's Phil Rudd

One day after AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd was arrested for allegedly attempting to procure the murders of two men, the main murder-for-hire charge has …

Crime

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Crashes: 1 Dead, 1 Injured

Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo rocket plane broke up and crashed during a test flight on Friday, killing one crew member and seriously injuring another, authorities said.<p>The catastrophic breakup came after the plane dropped away from its WhiteKnightTwo carrier airplane and fired up its hybrid …

Space Travel

NASA Now Streaming Live HD Camera Views of Earth from Space (Video)

Daydreaming about being an astronaut just got a whole lot easier.<p>NASA is now live-streaming views of Earth from space captured by four commercial …

‘Seinfeld’ Anniversary: TBS Celebrates with 25 Best Episodes

TBS is re-airing 25 of the most popular episodes of “Seinfeld” to celebrate the renowned sitcom’s silver anniversary. The episodes will re-air June …