Jeff Gerding

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19 Best Low Light Indoor Plants

All living houseplants require some light, but some grow very well with very little. Our homes and offices can benefit greatly by having living …

Researchers Think They Know How to Make Your Brain Learn Like a Kid Again

Make our brains great again.<p>Kids have amazing brains. They can pick up two languages in early childhood just as easily as they can learn one. Early …

This Photo Captures Lava, Milky Way, Meteor, and Moon in a Single Shot

Adventure photographer Mike Mezeul II captured something truly extraordinary a couple of weeks ago. While hiking around Volcanoes National Park on …

15 borderline genius home cleaning hacks you need

Cleaning hacks are popular for a reason, mostly because they make life a whole lot easier and who doesn’t want that? You don’t want to be scrubbing …

Syrian Refugee Loses Wife, 7 Children in Trying to Cross Aegean

A father whose wife and seven kids drowned while fleeing ISIS and Syria’s civil war warned others in his position against making similar attempts to reach Europe.<p>"I had the most affectionate wife," Ali Alsaho told BBC News in a piece broadcast Thursday. "I took my family out of Syria to escape the …

Are Bosses Necessary?

A radical experiment at Zappos may herald the emergence of a new, more democratic kind of organization.<p>Deeply strange reports have been emerging from the Las Vegas headquarters of Zappos, until recently the world’s happiest shoe store. This spring, by order of the CEO, Tony Hsieh, the company …

Management

From string theory to Mother Of All Theories

<i>String theory — there are five of them — merges Einstein’s general relativity with quantum mechanics to understand black holes and the universe. Now</i> …

You can now read the World's most expensive Comic Book Online

<i>Action Comics #1</i> holds an almost mythical status in Comic history, the début of Superman and the birth of the Superhero comic as we know it. It's …

Drive-Thru 'Alien' Prank Will Give You The Shakes

As if fast-food drive-thru workers didn't have enough to deal with already.<p>Now MagicOfRahat, aka that guy who is constantly pranking drive-thru workers, has rigged up a costume that allows an "Alien"-like spawn to seemingly burst through his torso as he makes his order.<p>You want fries with that, …

Physicists Observe New Particle That's Also Its Own 'Antiparticle'

After decades of searching, physicists at Princeton University say they've observed an elusive particle that behaves both like matter and antimatter.<p>Yes, the discovery is an exciting step forward for particle physics, but it may also help advance the creation of powerful quantum computers.<p>In the …

Grizzly Bear Wins Electric Deer Carcass Experiment, Because It's Smarter Than You (VIDEO)

OK, this grizzly actually IS smarter than the average bear.<p>A researcher in Montana thought a bear would fall for an experiment in which a deer's …

Hawaiian halo: ICBM launch creates nighttime display.

Imagine you’re on an island paradise, staying up very late and enjoying your view of the dark sky on a warm predawn morning. Suddenly, your reverie …

Why are so many managers useless as leaders?

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' Leadership Lab series, where executives and experts share their views and advice about leadership and management. Follow us at</i> @Globe_Careers<i>. Find all Leadership Lab stories at</i> tgam.ca/leadershiplab<p>Unfortunate fact: there are a great number of people in …

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Here's a F1 car racing against a motorcycle racing against a supercar

For a second, you think hey maybe the motorcycle has a chance in this Top Gear bit since it screams to a lead but then the land-based jet machine …

Top Gear

1,000-Year-Old Viking Fortress Unearthed In Denmark

In what's been called a "sensational" find, archaeologists have discovered a Viking fortress near the Danish city of Køge, about 30 miles southwest of Copenhagen. The ancient ringed structure is said to have a diameter of 475 feet and to date back more than 1,000 years.<p>“This is the first time for …

Best of What's New 2017

Categories<p>Rules<p>Judges<p>Contact Us<p>Press<p>Entry Form<p>30th Annual Best of What’s New Awards<p>What are the qualities that earn a product a Best of What's New award? Innovation and execution. Products that transform their category, that solve an unsolvable problem, that incorporate entirely new ideas and …

The Star | Canada's largest daily

Delivered dailyThe Morning Headlines Newsletter<p>Subscribe<p>The Toronto Star and thestar.com, each property of Toronto Star Newspapers Limited, One Yonge …

Every Detail of 'World of Warcraft' History in 41 Minutes

Whether you've been exploring the world of Azeroth for years or have only dabbled in <i>World of Warcraft</i>, there is a lot about the franchise's deep …

Another 5 Reasons Video Games Are Actually Good For You

Several more ways video games are making us better.<p>It’s been a while since we’ve touched on the benefits of video games on our health and well-being. …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

Smartphones will include 'Star Wars' 3D holograms within two years

Our smartphones and smartwatches could include 3D holographic projectors just like the ones seen in the Star Wars films within just two years, with one key difference - they will be both sharper and smoother<p>Your mobile phone could have a 3D holographic projector just like the ones seen in Star Wars …

Augmented Reality

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A Life-Size LEGO Car You Can Actually Drive

We call shotgun.<p>The Super Awesome Micro Project, a full-size car made of 500,000 LEGOs, sprung from an unlikely partnership between Romanian tinkerer Raul Oaida and Australian investor Steve Sammartino. The two met over Skype in 2012, and since then, Sammartino has helped Oaida raise money for his …

Lego

The Best Home Improvement Websites and Apps

Renovations can be grueling. But a new crop of digital tools helps contain the chaos and keep things sane. See the latest and best home improvement websites and apps to check out or download.<p><b>Websites</b><p>While many social-networking sites are not much more than platforms for chatter, others have evolved …

Apps

Skinny Chicken & Black Bean Tostadas Recipe | Cookin' Canuck

This past weekend, I took on a turn on the cooking stage at the Salt Lake Home Show. As I hung out backstage, prepping for my Cooking Light with …