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What God does to your brain

The controversial science of neurotheology aims to find the answer to an age-old question: why do we believe?<p>When neuroscientist Andrew Newberg scanned the brain of “Kevin”, a staunch <b>atheist,</b> while he was meditating, he made a fascinating discovery. “Compared with the Buddhist monks and Franciscan …

27 Creative Salad Dressing Recipes That Go Beyond Balsamic

From creamy ranch to bracing vinaigrettes, here are the salad dressing recipes we love best.<p><b>Say goodbye to that basic balsamic vinaigrette</b>—your salad dressing is about to get serious. Here are our favorite ways to dress our salads, from an updated goddess to a lighter, brighter Caesar.

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City makes public 2,373 pages of emails from Rob Ford's key aides — and not a word on the alleged crack video

The night before the release of a court document Wednesday morning that could show links between Mayor Rob Ford and a criminal investigation, the …

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Dr. Sam Harris vs. "Dr." Craig BEST POINT IN THE DEBATE!

This Is The Most Inspiring Yet Depressing Yet Hilarious Yet Horrifying Yet Heartwarming Grad Speech

<b>WARNING:</b> You may get offended at some point in this video. However, if you watch all 11 minutes, you'll probably not be so offended anymore. If …

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Green Box: Gorgeous studio completely wrapped in living plants by Act_Romegialli

Act_Romegialli has given a small disused garage in the Italian Alps a gorgeous new life by completely wrapping the building with climbing vegetation. …

Baker Stove Brings Cooking Out Of The ‘Stone Ages’

How would you feel if someone told you that your stove was obsolete, and from now on you’d be cooking on a frying pan suspended in the middle of a …

Are Flip-Flops Bad for Your Feet?

Photo by Shutterstock<p>Flip-flops may be your go-to footwear this summer, but experts warn that they could cause a world of pain if you wear them for …

Brain’s big frontal lobe not what makes humans smarter, says study

The study suggests that supposedly more ‘primitive’ areas, such as the cerebellum, were equally important in the expansion of the human brain.<p>Human …

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What the hell is happening on the Sun?

In less than 24 hours, the Sun has unleashed a trio of X-Class solar flares. They are the first, second and third X-class eruptions of 2013, making …

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Polar wander linked to climate change

Melting ice in Greenland may have helped to shift the location of the North Pole.<p>Global warming is changing the location of Earth’s geographic poles, …

Harper's riding targeted with graphic anti-abortion cards

An anti-abortion group has launched a controversial campaign that targets Prime Minister Stephen Harper in his own riding.<p>The group is distributing …

Senator Patrick Brazeau fights order to repay thousands in expenses

Senator Patrick Brazeau says he will fight a committee order that he pay back tens of thousands of dollars in living and travel expenses, as the Red Chamber faces growing calls to release legal opinions on the residency requirements for its members.<p>Mr. Brazeau, a former Conservative who is now an …

How Quebec Cree avoided the fate of Attawapiskat

Freezing, mouldy homes. Sewage contamination. Sick kids. Unemployment. A blockade on the road to the mine. A hunger strike by the chief.<p>That, it …

Harper dogged by EI controversy in PEI

As he prepares for a U.S. public-relations push this week to save the Keystone XL pipeline project now inextricably linked to his government, Stephen Harper is finding domestic political controversy equally hard to set right.<p>Tuesday's prime ministerial stop in Prince Edward Island, to announce a …

Via Rail Terror Plot Foiled, Twitter Cracks Jokes About Canada

The RCMP announced Monday that it has foiled a terror plot aimed at a Via Rail and Twitter was quick to make sure the world knows just how quaint it …

10 Steps to Attract the Life You Want

Life didn't come with a guidebook! We write it as we go along, and sometimes we fudge it!<p>The more guidelines and wisdom we have, the better we can …

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What a Marriage-Free Society Looks Like

<b>What's the Latest Development?</b><p>Marriage is one of history's most resilient institutions, outliving struggles between political ideologies and the …

Three ways to catch a liar

When we teach people how to catch liars, it takes us 32 hours. And there are over 30 different things you look for. I’ll tell you a couple of them in …

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Google smartwatch is real, Gmail and Maps updates incoming

Leading into I/O, lots of information gets tossed around. Some of it is complete nonsense, later unearthed to be so. Some is solid information, and questioned thoroughly before being vetted as accurate.<p><i>Android Authority</i> has recently spoken with sources close to Google regarding some of what is in …

Buying guide: Best Android phones – USA, May 2013

Much has happened in the world of Android over the last few months, with major announcements from Samsung, HTC, Sony and LG. Also, many smartphone manufacturers have released phones across multiple carriers, which can make a buying choice difficult.<p>But is there one Android phone you <i>should</i> buy? No, …

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