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Watch this man build a log cabin from scratch

Shawn James didn't even use power tools to build this Ontario retreat.<p>Plenty of people talk about getting away from it all and roughing it, but very …

ThisWay by Torkel Dohmers

ThisWay is a bicycle by Swedish designer Torkel Dohmers, with a roof intended to protect the cyclist in bad weather.<p>According to the designer, the …

Creating The Never-Ending Bloom

Using meticulously crafted platforms, patterns, and layers, Edmark's art explores the seemingly magical properties that are present in spiral …

Sculpture

Here’s how to tell if your web traffic travels through an NSA listening point

If you’ve ever wondered whether the National Security Agency (NSA) is monitoring your internet activity at any given moment, there’s now an app for …

A Switzerland-sized piece of land gains protection in Chile

In what's being called the world’s largest donation of privately held land, American philanthropist and former CEO of Patagonia Kristine Tompkins has …

Delete your old work to declutter your life

I have a problem. I am overly attached to my old work. Work that no longer serves a purpose, but I feel attached to somehow.<p>When I look at my hard …

Street Photography

Why the iPhone 7 Plus camera is a major milestone

We roll our eyes when Tim Cook introduces a new iPhone and says, “This is the best iPhone ever” each year. But the iPhone 7 Plus will be different.<p>Sure, ambitious upgrades remain in the pipeline, but the remarkable camera in the iPhone 7 Plus will make this year’s model memorable. Fifty years from …

Mobile Photography

Can you beat 91? Oldest pupil wanted for 100 years of Westwood Park Primary School

Westwood Park Community School in the heart of Winton is set to celebrate its 100th anniversary in style on Sunday 1 May.<p>The school’s centenary …

Manchester

NowThis Future

15 Incredible Before & After Street Art Transformations That Are Simply Stunning

For those individuals among us who possess a talent for art, opportunities to create something beautiful can be found all around us. Everywhere you …

In this pastry chef's world, the people are tiny and the desserts are out of this world

For some people, getting crafty with dessert means tossing a few sprinkles on a cupcake. But Italian pastry chef Matteo Stucchi takes sweet treats to …

Humans may have evolved to spot an animal hidden in this picture

Can you identify the animal hidden in each of these four pictures? According to a recent study, one should be easier than the others.<p>A study out of Nagoya University found that humans could identify blurred pictures of snakes more accurately than those of birds, cats, and dogs.<p>Participants were …

Which Cameras Shoot the Best JPEGs? This Video Put Them to the Test (You May Be Surprised)

While many if not most of our readers shoot images in the Raw format most of the time, there are times when you want to shoot a JPEG file. For …

Cameras

Bill Gates

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Bill Gates

3 Ways to Recover Deleted Note on iPhone

We often get messages from our customers like this:<p><i>I mistakenly deleted my notes on iPhone. There is some important information in my Notes which</i> …

Apps

Inside Sellafield: how the UK's most dangerous nuclear site is cleaning up its act

It’s a warm August afternoon and I’m standing on a grassy scrap of land squinting at the most dangerous industrial building in western Europe. …

Large format landscape photography

About Smid<p>A 250 000 KM journey spanning 25 years…<p>Inspired by the passion of the Group of Seven painters and the work of mid-twentieth century …

Landscape Photography

About

Introducing a 3 word solution<p>what3words gives everyone and everywhere a 3 word address. It’s precise, simple and unique. And it’s changing the way …

Design Your (Spiritual) Life

I'll be honest with you, I was a nonbeliever for most of my life. You see, I grew up in a fairly skeptical household. Even though I was raised Jewish, my dad didn't really believe in religion or anything.<p>So, neither did I.<p>Flash forward to my late thirties. Almost overnight, I became anxious, …

Retirement + Seniors' Housing - Sooke, Vancouver Island, BC

Welcome to Ayre Manor Seniors’ Housing <br>Sooke, Vancouver Island, BC<p>Ayre Manor is a place to meet old friends and make new ones. Now is a time to relax …

Housing

On the Road: Mad Jap Kustoms

CALGARY — More than once, Dale Yamada has witnessed booms and busts in Alberta’s economy. He has always done his best to make something positive out …

Great Pacific garbage patch

Play media<p>The <b>Great Pacific garbage patch</b>, also described as the <b>Pacific trash vortex</b>, is an gyre of marine debris particles in the central North …

Calgary Sun

Watch this hilarious ‘TED Talk’ deconstruct the TED Talk

It’s the TED Talk to end all TED Talks. Though it isn’t actually a TED Talk. It’s a comedy skit.<p>The work of Canadian satirist team This Is That, the</i> …

15 uses for your phone's camera (other than taking selfies)

If you've ever looked at the night sky and wished you had paid more attention in science class, then you should download<p>Published: 11 July 2016 / Caption: Alina Bradford / Photo: Alina Bradford/CNET<p>Use your phone as a security system<p>If you have an old phone lying around you can use it for home …

Internet

Take a look inside Ansel Adams' amazing Darkroom

The room in which Ansel Adams created many of his works has to be the absolute ultimate DIY darkroom. Back then, many things had to be made yourself …