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CLOTHESPIN LIFE HACKS AND ORGANIZATION TIPS THAT WILL MAKE YOUR LIFE EASIER

If you have a dryer, you probably don’t have many clothespins lying around the house, but you should! These little contraptions can be used for much …

Crafting

How My Dad Taught Me To Fix Almost Anything Myself

From re-tiling a swimming pool while sitting on Fun Noodles to molding a fiberglass bumper, many of my most vivid childhood memories feature my …

Home Improvement

13 HAIRSPRAY LIFE HACKS NO GIRL SHOULD BE WITHOUT

If you’re a child of the 80s, you’ve probably used plenty of hairspray in your time. Ah, the days of hair teased as high as the heavens. But did you …

Hair

You Don’t Need a Big SUV to Tow These New Lightweight Adventure Trailers

The world of overlanding needs more lightweight adventure trailer options. And the offerings from new guys on the block TetonX are looking pretty …

Camping

A Minnesota Raccoon's Death-Defying Feat Went Viral--and Revealed 3 Leadership Lessons in the Process

This week a wayward raccoon captured global attention for scaling a tall building. We can learn key business lessons from this death defying feat.<p>Commerce nearly ground to a halt this week in downtown Saint Paul, Minnesota, the same day as the much lauded Trump-Kim Summit in Singapore. Seemingly, …

Leadership

Antarctica is screwed and so are we

A series of new research papers published about the frozen continent reveal that what protected it in the past won’t protect it in the future.<p>Buckle …

Climate Change

Scientists wanted to understand how baobab trees live for thousands of years. Then the ancient trees started dying.

The culprit is still unknown—and at large.<p>Baobabs are an iconic part of the sub-Saharan landscape in Africa. Wielding gnarled branches that can spiral up to nearly 100 feet into the air, and with bloated trunks that send out branches spanning an average of 65 feet all together, the baobab is a …

Ecology

Facebook releases Sonar debugging tool to the open source community

It is hoped the tool can help engineers accelerate app development.<p>Facebook has released an internal debugging tool, Sonar, to the open source …

Software

Kamloops doctoral student shoots to fame with swimming-pool pee science

Urine trouble.<p>In her publications, Keep Swimming but Stop Peeing In Swimming Pools and Sweetened Swimming Pools and Hot Tubs, Lindsay Blackstock, a …

Edmonton

Athlete makes inspirational comeback after college prank gone wrong

Janelle Noe’s inspiring story is one for the books. The 23-year-old senior at the University of Toledo qualified for the NCAA Track & Field …

Track & Field

A reminder to the world of who and what Trump really is

So Donald Does Canada is now in the books. The most duplicitous, bullying bullshit artist the world has ever seen posing as leader of the western …

Donald Trump

There Are Now So Many City Rats They've Split Into Distinct 'Uptown' And 'Downtown' Populations

Eastside versus westside.<p>Welcome to the age of the urban rat. There are about 2 million New York City rats, a 2014 estimate suggested, which would …

Biology

7 Genius Ways To Hide A Spare Key If You're Always Forgetting Yours

Because no one will guess that the key is underneath the sprinkler.<p>View this post on Facebook

DIY

4 Surprising Side Effects of Electric Autonomous Vehicles

Electric autonomous vehicles are expected to drastically reduce greenhouse gas emissions, traffic congestion, parking demand, insurance costs and traffic fatalities. They’ll eliminate the 90 percent of traffic accidents attributed to human error.<p>Those effects are well celebrated. But they will …

Autonomous Vehicle

How bike-share companies protect their fleet against vandalism, abuse

It can be tough out there as a bicycle in a bike-share fleet, endlessly unlocked via an app, pedaled around and then left behind before the whole …

San Francisco

12 Photographs Mainstream Archaeology Does Not Want You to See

Conventional archaeology propagates the notion that the further we look back into history, the more archaic the civilizations we see and the more …

Archaeology

11 of the Most Famous Riddles in History

From the Bible to Shakespeare to Harry Potter, these riddles were dreamed up by some of history’s most celebrated writers—and puzzled some of its …

Literature

These 39 Brilliant Gadgets On Amazon Will Be Game-Changers For Practical People

If you’re someone who prefers for products to have a concrete purpose before you spend your hard-earned money on them, you know how hard it is to …

Crowd Funding

The 5 Things You Definitely Shouldn't Do When a New Employee Joins Your Company

No one wants to their new employees to feel like they've been hung out to dry.<p>Baptism by fire. Sink or swim. To the wolves!<p>Call it what you want, but--generally speaking--this isn’t the most effective method to train a new employee. Really.<p>For one thing, it does little to build trust between you …

Employment

The 56 Most Brilliant PVC Hacks You’ve Ever Seen

What can’t you do with PVC pipe? Here are 56 incredibly smart (and cheap!) ways to use this do-it-all material around your home and workshop.<p>Keep …

DIY

dt - the dev toolbelt

The dev toolbelt is a fast and flexible tool to handle common use cases of your daily work. Use cases you generally use some online tools.<p>Table of …

Linux

Seven Methods for Debugging Angular Applications

Episode 36 Aug 5, 2017 by Jeff Delaney<p>Debugging an Angular application can be a major source of frustration, especially when you’re just getting …

JavaScript

Who is Laurence Gilman?

I dig around in his radio archive and Full 60 interview to get to know the Leafs new AGM.The official bio for Laurence Gilman, the Toronto Maple …

NHL

16 Surprising Facts About Return of the Jedi

After the massive success of the 1977 original, and the downer ending of <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i> in 1980, space opera mastermind George Lucas returned …

Mark Hamill

Bendable concrete, with a design inspired by seashells, can make US infrastructure safer and more durable

Spring construction season is underway, and many tons of concrete will be used in the coming months. Unfortunately, concrete is a brittle material: …

Engineering

Easily and cheaply convert your bike into an e-bike with the Revos

The Revos is an affordable e-bike conversion kit that will fit most bikes, can be fitted at home in around half an hour and weighs so little that you …

Electric Vehicles

Don't Mess with the Master: Working with Branches in Git and GitHub

In our previous tutorials for the git version control software, we learned the essential basic commands for using git, as well as how to work with …

More Than Pixels: Selling Design Discovery

More Than Pixels: Selling Design DiscoveryMore Than Pixels: Selling Design DiscoveryKyle Cassidy 2018-05-17T14:10:03+02:00 …

UX Design

The Slow Death of Internet Explorer and the Future of Progressive Enhancement

My first full-time developer job was at a small company. We didn’t have BrowserStack, so we cobbled together a makeshift device lab. Viewing a site …

Web Development

Dad jokes, ranked

Let's face it, dads have horrible jokes. But sometimes, the jokes are so horrible they're amazing.<p>Every once in a while, a wholesome dad joke is just …