Shawn Wolf

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Classic Mexican Recipes

These delicious Mexican recipes include crispy flautas, easy carnitas and a fantastic selection of tacos.

Women’s rights in the US may be about to plunge back to the 1960s

A safe and accessible abortion is a human right and, in the US, a right protected by the Constitution. But this hasn’t stopped abortion rights from coming under constant attack, as evidenced most recently by <i>Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt.</i><p>The case, currently before the US Supreme Court, …

Feminism

Painter's Paintings: National Gallery exhibition to showcase artwork secretly collected by vying rival artists

The personal tastes of the world’s most famous artists are to be revealed in a new National Gallery exhibition, showing how they secretly collected their rivals’ work to keep an eye on the competition.<p>The Painters’ Paintings exhibition, due to open in London next week, will match paintings …

Art

5 Great Dad Moments in Science Fiction & Fantasy History

Father’s Day is almost upon us, reminding us to appreciate the great fathers in our lives, and what they do for us and everyone else. In the real …

Bees help shape experience inside The Hive

Originally created as the centerpiece of the UK Pavilion at the 2015 Milan Expo, The Hive was inspired by scientific research into the health of …

Biotechnology

The 16 Best Summer Foods to Eat If You're Trying to Lose Weight

They're in season and delicious.<p>If you actually need to lose weight, you'd probably love a magic food that you could eat as much as you want without impacting your weight. Real talk: Anyone who claims they've discovered that is basically doling out bullshit.<p>"There is not a lot of evidence for …

Nutrition

Lectro Electric Bike Boasts Fat Tires, 750w Motor and Affordable Price

Using its 750w motor and fat tires, Lectro electric bike is able to challenge various terrains, and its affordable price gives us another reason to …

Yes, You Need a Jointer and a Jack

I suspect this will ruffle a few feathers, but so be it. I’ve been asked a lot lately if one really needs a jack and a jointer plane. Several …

Woodworking

The history of money: A brief look at American currency

For example, did you know that there were redbacks before there were greenbacks? And that after the Revolutionary War our currency was so worthless that the phrase "not worth a Continental" was a regular part of everyday language?<p>But beyond these interesting tidbits, the evolution of American …

Kona Honzo CR Trail DL - Review

Big wheels, forward-thinking geometry, and build kits that say "no rear shock and no cares" make the Honzo a bit of a fun-loving misfit when talking …

23 hysterical clips of dogs to brighten your day

“Why does watching a dog be a dog fill one with happiness?” said Jonathan Safran Foer.<p>The answer, obviously, is that dogs are brilliant (although we can forgive Mr Foer his rhetoric as "dogs are brilliant" isn't the kind of sentence that gets you fast-tracked onto literary prize shortlists. We …

Pets

Me and my garden: ‘I hope my son will appreciate the wisdom nature has to offer’

Randy Mayers on his garden near Totnes in Devon<p>I was born on the volcanic island of St Vincent, just west of Barbados. I I was always roaming free: hiking mountains and climbing coconut and mango trees. My mum worked with the United Nations and was offered a position in West Africa, so we moved …

Permaculture

George Oliphant transforms basement for single dad who lost wife during childbirth

For Dennis and Declan Cosgrove, their newly renovated play room is more than just a space to have fun — it's a space to remember Declan's late mother, Megan, who put so much of her heart into decorating the family's home.<p>Dennis and Megan shared a once-in-a-lifetime love. The couple first met in …

7 Surprising Benefits Of Drinking Warm Water In The Morning

You may be used to drinking a cup of coffee or tea to wake you up in the morning. Some of you may opt for a glass of cool water to replenish you and …

Wellness

Explore some of the greatest parks

Print<p>Bring the familyWatch for wildlifeDip the paddleSeek out northern treasures<p>In spring, British Columbians face some tough choices. There’s still …

Hiking

This Is What Actually Happens to Your Body When You Don't Get Enough Sleep

Sleep deprivation messes with you from head to toe—and a third of the population is losing a lot of zzz's.<p>There's no question that sleep deprivation is an American epidemic, with a third of the country getting less shut-eye than the recommended 7 to 9 hours per night, according to recent research …

azuma architect & associates: hoshinoya fuji

<b>azuma architects and associates and studio on site orientates resort to face mount fuji</b><br>image © nacasa & partners inc<p><b>designed by azuma architect and</b> …

Architecture

La Pêche, Que., car theft suspects caught after being betrayed — by their wiener dog

Two suspected car thieves are facing charges after they were betrayed, police say, by their alleged accomplice — a wiener dog.<p>At around 2:15 a.m. …

Prototype Chest Monitor Built from Video Game System Could Detect Respiratory Disease

Medicine

Six gadgets for a green camping trip

<i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>This week marks the start of summer, and campers across the nation are getting ready to explore the great outdoors. Fortunately, it's easier than ever to go off-grid while keeping a light footprint. That means finding tents that don't mar the land and cooking methods that don't …

CarMax Works to Weather Weakness in Used-Car Pricing

Incoming CEO faces challenges from startup dealers operating with apps, websites<p>Bill Nash got his start at Circuit City Stores Inc., a once dominant electronics retailer that vanished after failing to keep pace with a changing industry. As he prepares to take the helm of CarMax Inc., attention is …

Pharma

Artist creates minimalistic tattoos using one continuous line

A Berlin-based tattoo artist, Mo Ganji specializes in single line tattoos. That means one continuous line completing a masterpiece that has been …

Art

The talent trap: why try, try and trying again isn’t the key to success

The idea of “grit” speaks to our deepest wishes: we all want to believe in our own limitless potential, and that of our children.<p>Angela Lee Duckworth …

Self-improvement

How to Calculate and Use Hyperfocal Distance for Better Landscape Photography

Hyperfocal distance, much like the “Sunny 16 Rule,” is one of those things that has arguably lost some relevance in the age of digital photography; …