Chris Hourston

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Sixteen-Year-Old Artist Wins National Art Competition with Masterful Hyper-Realistic Pencil Portrait | Colossal

<p>For the past four years, 16-year-old artist Shania McDonagh has participated in the Texaco Children’s Art Competition, an art contest for children …

UFC Fight Night 37 Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight-Card Highlights

UFC Fight Night 37 is officially in the books.<p>The nine-fight-event featured some nice scraps and a handful of nice finishes, punctuated by Alexander Gustafsson's highlight reel knockout victory over Jimi Manuwa.<p>Gustafsson's compatriot Ilir Latifi was another big winner, making the most of his …

Anker 2nd Gen Astro Pro2 (20,000mAh) Quick Review: It Might Be Overkill, But It's Good Overkill

Article Contents<p>The trend with external batteries is to make them smaller and more portable while packing in as much capacity as possible. The new …

New Galaxy Note 2 Android 4.3 test firmware reportedly leaked – build N7100XXUEMJ5

A new purported Android 4.3 Jelly Bean test firmware for the Galaxy Note 2 has been leaked and is available for download, unofficially.<p>This time around we’re looking at build version N7100XXUEMJ5, which has been posted online by <i>Sam Mobile</i>, with the publication saying that it has received it from …

Tim Hortons rolls out mobile payments with updates to BlackBerry, Apple and Android apps

99 reasons why it’s better to be Canadian

The results of our sixth Canada Day survey, from 2013<p>It can be hard living next to history’s greatest cultural, military and economic superpower. But …

Do lemurs have unique personalities? (Image courtesy David Haring, Duke Lemur Center) Find out why a new study says yes:

Faced with a red-eye flight? Here are five ways to get a better night’s rest with only a few hours:

9 uplifting moments from the Alberta floods

In Alberta, lives have been lost, homes have been destroyed and precious possessions have been ruined after flood waters ravaged Calgary, Canmore, …

Visit a land halfway between Norway and the North Pole where polar bears outnumber humans:

Supermoon Captured: The Best Shots of Biggest Full Moon in 2013

Feel like leaving the modern world behind? On some of Cambodia’s islands you’ll find a land without paved roads, cash machines or 24-hour electricity: