Jonathon Clarke

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The author of The Filter Bubble on how fake news is eroding trust in journalism

‘Grappling with what it means to look at the world through these lenses is really important to us as a society’<p>In the aftermath of a US presidential election that seemed to shock at least half the country, many Americans are asking themselves how they missed the popularity of Donald Trump. One …

Steps to Convert Blu-ray to MOV for iTunes on Mac/PC | Love Media Players

With high resolution, Blu-ray is ruling the Home Entertainment. You might have paid a good amount of money for your Blu-ray collections and they can …

Physicist explains why time travel isn't possible - Futurity

In a new book, physicist Richard Muller answers the question: Why does the arrow of time flow inexorably toward the future, constantly creating new …

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GreenPod's 450 sq. ft. Waterhaus is a tiny, prefabricated eco-friendly home (Video)

It took some time, but modular and prefab homes are finally gaining some mainstream traction. For people interested in getting an eco-friendly home …

The Handmade Docking Station Boasts a Retro Edison Bulb

Want to add some vintage atmosphere onto your desk? Take a look at the handmade docking station. With its retro Edison bulb, the dock should be a …

Check Out this Survival Shotgun that can Fire 12 Different Calibers and Fits in Your Bug Out Bag

Do you have plans of taking a shotgun with you when it comes time to grab the bug out bag and get out of dodge? I know that shotguns are not normally …

A biologist has a radical plan to save the Earth

<i>The following is an excerpt from "Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight For Life," by Edward O. Wilson.</i><p>The global conservation movement has temporarily …

We Built A Phone-Charging Lamp With Our Bare Hands And You Can Too

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15 Documentaries You Have To Watch If You Haven't Already

Featuring The Jinx, When the Levees Broke, and What Happened, Miss Simone?

20 of the Most Popular Cleaning Hacks on Pinterest

3 Reasons To Believe The Singularity Is Near

When Ray Kurzweil published <i>The Singularity Is Near</i> in 2006, many scoffed at his outlandish predictions. A year before Apple launched its iPhone, Kurzweil imagined a world in which humans and computers essentially fuse, unlocking capabilities we normally see in science fiction movies.<p>His argument …

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Before and After: A White-and-Gray Kitchen Renovation

<i>For Architectural Digest,by Jennifer Fernandez.</i><p>Manhattan has a reputation for small homes and even smaller kitchens. But when one Brooklyn family decided to renovate theirs, it wasn't a lack of space that proved challenging. "The homeowners wanted to keep the walls free of upper cabinets," says …

Level Up Your Plank Workout: 11 Planks to Build Core Strength

When you were a kid, you probably did sit-ups at school for an ab workout. But is the sit-up the best ab exercise? That’s actually a simple question. …

Build This Stylish DIY Bluetooth Speaker That Delivers Great Sound

This Bluetooth speaker can be built in a day and is distinguished enough to complement your home's hi-fi system.<p>Bluetooth speakers have exploded in popularity, and are the easiest way to play music off your smartphone. The problem is the speakers are usually a bit small and the sound doesn't quite …

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Perfect Pull-Up Technique

I've trained athletes for almost 10 years and rarely do I see perfect Pull-Up technique. I'd say one in 100 people do Pull-Ups correctly. Most …

The creation of god, part 2

How the creations escaped the creator.<p>This is a three-part series on the creation of god. If you have not seen part one yet, give it a try.<p>Blind …

Scott Aaronson Answers Every Ridiculously Big Question I Throw at Him

<i>Scott Aaronson has one of the highest intelligence/pretension ratios I’ve ever encountered. I wasn’t really aware of him before last fall, when I</i> …

A Private View of Quantum Reality

Quantum theorist Christopher Fuchs explains how to solve the paradoxes of quantum mechanics. His price: physics gets personal.<p>Christopher Fuchs …

Einstein’s Parable of Quantum Insanity

Einstein refused to believe in the inherent unpredictability of the world. Is the subatomic world insane, or just subtle?<p>“Insanity is doing the same …

The Evolutionary Argument Against Reality

The cognitive scientist Donald Hoffman uses evolutionary game theory to show that our perceptions of an independent reality must be illusions.<p>As we …

How to Make a Wooden Speaker For Your Phone

This DIY speaker makes an attractive and rugged dance party companion.<p>Your iPhone's dinky speaker will suffice for speakerphone calls and listening to podcasts while you cook, but it's hardly adequate for properly enjoying music. Bluetooth portable speakers are a great solution, sure. But for …

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Take a Hike! The Best Mountain Hikes in the U.S.

How would you like to sit with your feet dangling over the edge of the summit of a mountain you just climbed? The feeling is one of success and …

Review: Qwerkywriter, the Bluetooth keyboard that thinks it’s a typewriter

I’m old enough to have started writing on a typewriter – albeit, as a kid. I couldn’t imagine going back to one now, but there is something rather lovely about the sound and rhythm of the keys. For creative writing, I actually use an app that creates simulated typewriter sounds, simply because I …

5 epic hiking trails near Toronto

Toronto has some excellent hiking options, but those willing to drive about an hour out of the city are treated to some of the most spectacular …

30 Of The Best Places To Camp In Canada

Canada has it all. From beaches to mountains to lush landscapes coast-to-coast, each province holds it's own set of treasures.<p>Last year the Globe and …

Yoga For A Strong Core: The Only Move You'll Ever Need

This weekly core drill will get your abs and back muscles stronger in no time. Below, I'll provide a beginner, intermediate, and advanced option of …

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Top 7 Best Dumbbells Only Exercises for the Chest

There are basically two reasons why you need a go-to choice of dumbbell exercises. First of all, they complement barbell and other types of exercises …

Complete Dumbbells Only Home Workout for Bigger Shoulders

If a pair of dumbbells is all you’ve got, you can really kill your shoulder muscles with this home workout. You don’t even need to go heavy as this …

Breakthrough in next generation of storage batteries could transform the US electrical grid within five to 10 years, says research agency, Arpa-E<p>A US government agency says it has attained the “holy grail” of energy – the next-generation system of battery storage, that has has been hotly pursued by …

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