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This $213 Train Ride Shows You All of America's Most Beautiful Sights

News<p>By Sam Blum Updated On 03/08/2017 at 06:21PM EST<p>@Blumnessmonster<p>By Sam Blum @Blumnessmonster Updated On 03/08/2017 at 06:21PM EST<p>Trains are a …

Trains

14 Absolutely Perfect Paint Colors Designers Love

Choosing paint colors for your home is a big deal: Nothing sets the tone for a space like the color on the walls. So deciding what paint color to …

Walk yourself fit: how striding out could transform your body

You walk every day without giving it a thought, but what if you could unlock a better, fitter, stronger you?<p>• Plus scroll down for step-by-step instructions<p>“Some people walk like this.” Joanna Hall, sports scientist, one-time TV fitness guru and now walking expert springs off to demonstrate a walk. …

Sports Science

49 Weird But Genius Items Most Added To Amazon Wish Lists

If you've spent any time on Facebook lately, you've probably seen those videos of strange but trendy products — stuff like adhesive bras, painful …

Interview: Tell Me Something About Yourself That's Not on Your Resume

When you’re interviewing for a new job, interviewers want to go beyond what you have shared with them on your resume. Why? Your resume states the …

There's a New Kind of Moisturizer, and Sephora Can't Keep It in Stock

If I have little patience for marketing gimmicks, it's because as an editor, I'm plagued by <i>so</i> many on a regular basis. (Sorry, but I'm still not …

The secret to container vegetable gardening

Maximize your space and reap all the growing benefits<p>If you want to grow your own food but have too little time and space for a garden (or too many …

How a retired financial adviser invests his portfolio

<b>Pierre Pelland</b><p><b>Occupation</b><p>Retired investment adviser<p><b>Portfolio</b><p>Money-market account (10 per cent), preferred shares in established Canadian companies (25 per cent), common shares in mainly Canadian blue-chip companies (55 per cent) and common shares in U.S. blue-chip companies (10 per cent).<p><b>The investor</b><p>…

Fort McMurray: Canada wildfires force evacuation of oil sands city

Mandatory evacuation orders issued for 80,000 residents in north of Alberta province, with reports entire neighbourhoods destroyed by wildfire<p>The entire population of a northern Alberta city has been ordered to evacuate as a wildfire whipped by high winds engulfed homes and sent ash raining down on …

Scan Images Into Text with Google Keep's OCR Feature

Web: If you're a regular Google Keep user, you might have missed a (relatively) new feature in the app. If you paste an image into a note, Google …

In Estonia, a glimpse into the reach of the Russian World

The city of Narva became part of the European Union and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) along with the rest of Estonia 11 years ago. But with 94 per cent of the city’s 60,000 residents identifying themselves as Russian-speakers, Narva also remains firmly part of what the Kremlin calls …

Zombie Apocalypse Simulator Proves That You Should Leave The City When The Dead Walk

Thanks to Cornell University researchers, we can now simulate the spread of a zombie disease outbreak.<p>And thanks to their new zombie apocalypse simulator, we can confirm what we already knew: Stay out of cities if you don't want to get infected.<p>The researchers will present their study, "The …

CDC

A 5-Move, Full-Body Circuit That's SUPER Intense

Burn solid fat, challenge your heart rate, and boost your fitness level. Check, check, and CHECK.<p>This 10-minute workout is designed to get you awesome results <i>fast</i>. The name of the game is to work <i>really hard</i> during each exercise for 20 seconds. Then you get to rest up for 10 seconds before moving on …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your Android Phone Could Do

Whether you're rocking the latest Android device from Samsung, HTC, or LG, these tips will help you get the most out of your phone or tablet. RELATED: 10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do<p><b>1. Send That Unwanted Call Straight to Voicemail</b>We've all got a few people we'd rather not talk to. …

Most cancer types 'just bad luck'

<b>Most types of cancer can be put down to bad luck rather than risk factors such as smoking, a study has suggested.</b><p>A US team were trying to explain why some tissues were millions of times more vulnerable to cancer than others.<p>The results, in the journal Science, showed two thirds of the cancer types …

Cancer

The Wilderness Survival Skills Everyone Should Know

A few hours watching the Discovery Channel can prompt extreme survival fantasies involving frog licking and urine drinking, but what basic skills …

Dental Care

How Does the New OneDrive Compare to Other Cloud Services?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>I never really took a close look at SkyDrive, but people tell me it's really good. Is the new OneDrive service worth looking at? Is …

How Do You Back Up Your Stuff?

Back up your data regularly. No matter how often people hear that advice it's surprising how few follow it. We've shown you how to set up an …

Top 10 Apps and Services That Are More Than Meets the Eye

Some apps do one thing, and they do it well. Others have a host of clever, hidden uses that you might have never thought of on your own. Here are our …

Apps

Software Data Cable Transfers and Syncs Files Between Android and PC

Android: There are a number of apps that allow you to transfer or sync files between Android devices and your computer (or each other). Software Data …

Never Take a Bad Picture Again

Look Up at the camera<p>As a selfie pro, <b>Rihanna</b> knows that a slight stare up at the camera is the quickest way to a sexy smoulder. It also raises your …

Keep Your Head Up, Angle Your Body, and More Tips to Always Look Good in Photos

Earlier this year, it was revealed that on average, Facebook users upload over 350 million photos to the site <i>every</i> <i>day</i>. (A whooping figure, for sure, …

Unhealthy Lunches: Another Reason To Stop Eating At Your Desk

One reason to take a real lunch break: a new poll finds that people who regularly eat at their desks consume more calories and snacks than those who …

The New Potato Dish Everyone—and We Mean <i>Everyone</i>—Will Love

This amazing recipe teaches you how to make fluffy-on-the-inside, crispy-on-the-outside spuds without loads of cheese or oil. (Plus, nine more …

Six job etiquette tips leaders need to teach millennials

<i>This column is part of Globe Careers' new Leadership Lab series, where executives and leadership experts share their views and advice about the leadership and management issues of today. There will be a new column every weekday. Find all Leadership Lab stories at tgam.ca/leadershiplab</i><p>You may have …

Best Books: 36 Reads For Every Personality On Your List

Buying someone a book for the holidays can be tricky, especially with so many options out there. You could stick to best sellers or classic …

35 Things You Absolutely MUST Agree Upon Before Getting Married

<i>Written by Jeanne Sager for CafeMom’s, The Stir.</i><p>Ask the experts what an engaged couple should discuss before they get married and you'll probably hear something along the lines of "money, sex, and kids." Heck, that's even the name of one relationship book. With all due respect to the experts, I …