Daniel Hurtado

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Retirement delayed: Build wealth by investing in your health

We're living longer, but not healthier.<p>So be cautious with retirement planning that has you working past age 65 to generate more income or keep yourself gainfully occupied. I floated the idea in a recent column that longer lifespans give us the flexibility to, among other things, work longer (read …

Watch Music Bring Back Memories for Alzheimer's Patients

How songs can help people whose minds are deteriorating.<p>One day in 2006, New York social worker Dan Cohen realized that with today's devices, all of his favorite music—he's a fan of '60s rock—is at his fingertips, but he might no longer be able to listen to it if he winds up in a nursing home when …

Why you must plan to be at ease

As each year edges into the next one, Toronto-based career coach Eileen Chadnick reflects on where she is headed. From that deliberation, she picks a word that will help her to focus in the coming year. For 2012, she chose well-being. For 2013, ease was her motivator.<p>Ease is a lovely word, …

A 3-D Printer That Uses the Sun to Create Glass Objects Out of Sand

Marcus Kayser's Solar Sinter project turns the desert's resources into bowls<p>When design student Markus Kayser wanted to test his sun-powered, sand-fed 3-D printer, he knew the gray skies outside his London apartment wouldn't do. So he shipped the 200-plus-pound contraption to Cairo, Egypt, flew …

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Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

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Norman Bel Geddes, prophetic designer and unsung hero

His vision was eccentric and, in some ways, remarkably accurate.<p>Tragic as it may be, many of the world's most prodigious minds fail to see their visions of the future vindicated. Hell, Nikola Tesla laid the groundwork for X-rays, radar, and the first great electric sports car, yet died he penniless …

3 pieces of advice I’d give my 18-year-old self if I could

<i>Once upon a time…</i><p>At 3:45pm Friday afternoon, the corner of Fermor and St. Mary’s was a busy place. The intersection is dominated by Glenlawn …

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