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Revealed: Justin Trudeau's close adviser helped move huge sums offshore

It is absolutely unacceptable that there be people not paying their fair share of taxes Justin Trudeau<p>You can’t have interest-free loans between related parties Reuven Avi-Yonah, University of Michigan<p>The chief fundraiser and senior adviser to the Canadian prime minister, Justin Trudeau, who played …

Corruption

Researchers Now Know in Uncomfortable Detail Exactly What Chewing Does to Our Teeth

This is what eating does on the nanoscale.<p>A new study of the nanoscale particles making up tooth enamel has given scientists the closest look yet at …

After sabotaging Energy East, Quebec’s olive branch to Alberta will likely be rebuffed

In an open letter this week, Quebec’s government house leader, Jean-Marc Fournier, surprisingly called for “reconciliation” with Alberta following …

Cheap eggs flood US grocery stores

A glut of eggs is putting pressure on suppliers and farmers who are struggling to win back business two years after the worst bout of avian influenza in U.S. history devastated the egg-laying flock.<p>Poultry farms in the U.S. have fully restocked and rebuilt egg supplies since the outbreak but demand …

Why You Should Never Eat Food on Planes, and Other Jet-Set Tips

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

Digestion

Is Portugal the New Iceland?

Are a lot of your friends in Portugal right now, Instagramming beaches and sardines? Here's why—and what to see when you eventually make your own trip.<p><b>What’s up with Portugal? Like, all my friends are going there.</b><br>Congratulations, you have very hip friends. Portugal is a great place to visit if you …

Microsoft is challenging Google on Apple's iOS devices

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PBS Doc “Memory Hackers” Shows The Future Of Memory Manipulation

Once the realm of science fiction, advances in technology, neurochemistry, and cognitive science are redefining what memory is, enabling us to erase …

The Brain

Meet the University of Waterloo dropouts living the digital dream | The Star

WATERLOO, ONT.—Hongwei Liu is standing in his office wearing head-to-toe black: crisp poplin shirt, jeans, suede sneakers. The co-founder and CEO of …

Startups

Google is testing its ad technology on outdoor billboards

Google’s advertising technology is currently powering outdoor billboards in some of London’s most high-traffic areas.<p>The search company is testing the automated selling and buying of digital billboard ads using technology from its DoubleClick subsidiary, reports Business Insider. Google purchased …

AdTech