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Some of the Latest Books<p>Your browser does not support iframes.<p>Welcome<p><b>Project Gutenberg</b> offers over 57,000 free eBooks. Choose among free epub books, …

Six ways to healthier grilled meat

<b>THE QUESTION</b><p>I read recently that beer can cut the carcinogens out of barbecued meat – making it healthy again. Do I have to marinate everything in beer now? Should I use ale or lager, barley or wheat beer? What else can I do?<p><b>THE ANSWER</b><p>It's a pairing health-conscious grill masters should embrace: …

Robocalls witnesses revealed after judge lifts publication ban

A publication ban has been lifted on the names of six witnesses who allegedly said then Conservative Party staffer Michael Sona bragged to them about …

Canada

Vancouver’s bike lanes have made it a city to watch

To many cities, building bike lanes isn't about serving a small slice of the hipster set. It's about showing that the city is planning for a different, more sustainable transportation future and serving an increasingly important demographic.<p>City cycling is no fad, say municipal officials and …

Canada drops out of race to tap methane hydrates

Canada is abandoning a 15-year program that was researching ways to tap a potentially revolutionary energy source, just as Japan is starting to use …

Superfish: FDA Reviews First GE Animal for Human Consumption

<b>Superfish: A genetically engineered salmon is on its way to approval for human consumption in the United States. It would not likely be labeled any</b> …

Mega Review: The absolute best portable Bluetooth speakers you can buy

<i>Updated for 2015! The Best Bluetooth Speakers review has now moved here!</i><p><i>TL;DR: Overall winner (updated), Best Value, Best sound, Best Portable/Sound, Charger too, Apps/Updates, more</i><p>Spring is finally here and it is time to bring our music and speakerphones outside. There’s no better way to enjoy …

The Secret to High-Intensity Interval Training

Athletes have long used interval training to amplify performance, but recent research suggests you should crank up the intensity even more. Curious about how to maximize interval training, Jens Bangsbo, a professor at the University of Copenhagen and a former assistant coach with Italy’s dominating …

Radicalization usually the result of 'non-religious factors'

The revelation that two young Canadian men were involved in an al-Qaeda-linked attack on an Algerian gas refinery has prompted many people to wonder …

New environmental review limits not justified, study suggests

There is no evidence that Canada's environmental review process for projects such as oil and gas pipelines had any problems that would justify the …