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Does A Secret Code In 'Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy' Suggest A 'Spyro The Dragon' PS4 Remake?

A few days ago, in my article on <i>Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy</i>, I mentioned my as of yet unrequited longing for a <i>Spyro the Dragon</i> trilogy revamp. Well if a newly discovered—and incredibly vague—easter egg is any indication, my fire-breathing dream may actually come true.<p>But before we dive in, …

Soundtracks

How The Citizen Data Scientist Will Democratize Big Data

The rise of the citizen data scientist is a subject which is creating a lot of excitement at the moment. Put simply (and a bit bluntly) businesses, particularly larger ones with more mature Big Data analytical operations, are finding that it is too important to be left solely in the hands of the …

Big Data

Logan Square Construction Update: Milwaukee Avenue's 2200 Block

The fraternal twin towers have reached the 6th floor, while L is about to receive its facade.<p>Construction is moving full speed ahead on the transit oriented developments (TOD) that are reshaping a once sleepy stretch of Milwaukee Avenue into a new neighborhood center of Logan Square. The …

Improved lifestyle slashes risk of developing dementia by 22pc

Prevalence of brain diseases like Alzheimer's has collapsed by more than 22pc in 20 years, possibly due to healthier lifestyles and better education<p>The prevalence of debilitating brain diseases like Alzheimer's has collapsed by more than 22pc in 20 years, potentially because of better education and …

Dementia

Winter Gardening: Yes, It is Possible (and Here's How)

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Do you long for the taste of fresh garden salad when the days are short? If so, it may be time to learn …

8 Winter Garden Greens to Grow Now

The cool-weather salad bar is open.<p>Fresh-cut greens might not seem synonymous with midwinter but mâche, pea shoots, fava bean leaves, and mustard can …

Gardening

Urban Farming Revolution: Impact Farm Allows You to Grow Fresh Produce in the Middle of the City

Urban farming is most certainly the way of the future. However, some of the largest barriers to this style of food production is a lack of space in densely populated cities, and also climate fluctuation. Copenhagen-based urban design lab Human Habitat seeks to address these issues with their …

Grow the Best Late-Season Garden - Gardening

It’s hard to believe during the hottest days of summer, but autumn is on its way. And although we often think of late summer as the height of the …

The New Rules of Grilling

Seven ways to improve your barbecue game, from one of America's best young butchers.<p>After a successful career as a bass guitarist in various indie rock bands, Bryan Mayer, age 41, decided to switch disciplines and eventually settled on butchering. He read a few books, hacked apart some animals and …

8-Year-Old Feeds Crows and They Leave Her Small "Thank You" Gifts in Return

In 2011, Gabi Mann was a four-year-old in Seattle with a habit of dropping her food. A chicken nugget might fall off her lap while she's getting out of the car, and Gabi wouldn't pick it up. Instead, the crows rushed to the forgotten morsel and hoped for another bite. Gabi eventually noticed this …

A mathematical model of oppression: the Petrie Multiplier

I’m oppressed. I have the kind of mind that repeatedly replays any minor slight, insensitivity or insult I suffer, distracting me from my work and undermining my confidence. As I have grown older, I’ve got better at limiting the damage, but my memory is still strewn with unpleasant little landmines …

Mathematics

Rehab Diary: Jo Malone’s Fragrance Garden in Brooklyn

<b>The Scenario:</b> A 3,140-square-foot lot in Brooklyn’s Gowanus neighborhood (home to one of the country’s most polluted waterways and notorious for its …

Landscaping

Clean Hands

Step 1<p>Fill container with cold water, leave 2-3 inches of air at the top. To remove chlorine from tap water "bubble" for 1 hour or just let container …

One Man’s Genius Idea To Grow Tomatoes

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …

Five new ideas for my urban vegetable garden

It’s March in Minnesota, and that means . . . blizzards, and ice, and windchill. Not always, but at least this year.<p>It’s no wonder, then, that as the …

Drip Irrigation: Watering Your Garden While Saving Your Resources

<i>This post is in partnership with DripWorks. All thoughts and words are my own.</i><p>In summer, keeping a vegetable garden well watered means keeping an …

Gardening

10 Easy Pieces: Garden Watering Cans

A traditional long-necked metal watering can with a sprinkler head to gently shower plants is the first thing to buy for a first garden. Get a good …

Gardening

Vegetable Gardening for Beginners: Gardener's Supply

Starting a vegetable garden? Dream big, but start small and expand as you gain experience. Raised beds make efficient use of space and keep …

Back to the future: Scientists want 'rewilded' crops to boost agriculture | Reuters

ROME (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Scientists should “re-wild” food crops by inserting lost genetic properties of ancient, edible plants in order to boost agricultural output for a growing population, a new study said.<p>Important properties of wild plants, including varieties of wheat and rice, have …

31 Kids Gift Ideas to Satisfy Your Inner Design Snob

Design Life Kids is a small US based online shop specializing in modern home decor, accessories, toys and children's fashion. Worldwide shipping.<p>Fawn …

The 16 Best Healthy, Edible Plants to Grow Indoors

From farmers’ markets and Community Supported Agriculture, to urban farms and rooftop gardens, to produce delivery services, more and more people …

How to create an amazing garden wall

Swooning roses and lush clematis may look romantic, but rigorous training is the secret behind their relaxed charm , says Bunny Guinness<p>Some properties I’ve visited remain fixed in my mind for their superbly trained and managed wall plants. The techniques and tools gardeners use for this varies …

Gardening