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What the Liberal majority could mean for the oil and gas industry

Canada's oil producers are facing new risks with the stunning election victory of Justin Trudeau, who campaigned on promises of tougher environmental rules and greater ambition in the fight against climate change.<p>With the Alberta New Democratic Party government already pursuing policies that could …

Police discover house of horrors after woman allegedly tries to stab officer with a ‘large sword or machete’

BROOKSVILLE, Fla. — Police arrested a Florida woman who they say tried to stab a deputy with a “large sword or machete type weapon” inside a mobile …

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#TheDress: have researchers solved the mystery of its colour?

Gold and white or blue and black? Why did people see The Dress so differently? Researchers believe the key might lie in our exposure to artificial light<p>The image of The Dress that went viral this year and split friends and families over the colour of its stripes has sparked a fresh debate among …

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Create A Free Project Management System From Scratch

<i>Nicholas is a marketer & web designer based in Boston, MA with a specialty in high growth B2B startups. He is currently the Director of Marketing for Jebbit.</i><p>For marketers who wear multiple hats, keeping project information streamlined can become an overwhelming task. Managing content, sales …

3D Printing At Home: XYZprinting Da Vinci 1.0 3D Printer Review

3D printing is close to magical. You start with an empty space and you end with a physical thing that you can pick up, hold, and use. Prices on 3D Printers and supplies have been coming down over the years, and there has been many projects looking to bring cheaper printers to the home. XYZpringing …

Complaining, for Your Health

The mental and physical benefits of airing your grievances<p>In his 1964 book <i>Games People Play</i>, psychiatrist Eric Berne describes what he calls the “Yes, but” communication pattern: First, one person states a problem. Next, another person responds by offering suggestions on how to solve it. The first …

Green energy sector jobs surpass total oil sands employment

Canada's green energy sector has grown so quickly and has become such an important part of the economy that it now employs more people than the oil sands.<p>About $25-billion has been invested in Canada's clean-energy sector in the past five years, and employment is up 37 per cent, according to a new …

'Paid to learn': Facing skills shortage, manufacturers invest in training youth

Young people may be wrestling with a tough jobs market, but the news isn't all glum: Some employers are experimenting with new ways to hire, train and invest in them.<p>A cluster of Canadian manufacturers has banded together to tap young workers – even if they have no experience – for highly skilled, …

Sitting All Day Can Make Everything Hurt, But There's A Way To Fix It

Typically, when we think about enduring an injury, we imagine we have to <i>do something</i> -- and usually do it <i>wrong</i> -- to bring on the pain.<p>But sometimes discomfort is due to doing nothing whatsoever. Case in point: Sitting at your sedentary desk job.<p>Spending too much time sitting has been linked to a …

Focus on a Floor Plan

(Image credit: Lauren Hufnagl)<p>Ok, here we go, getting down to business. Today's assignment will take a little time but it DOES help move you forward …

Nine habits of lousy decision makers

What would you find if you could compare the worst decision makers in business to those who show better judgment? What attributes distinguish those laggards from the rest?<p>It's an intriguing question with some helpful recent answers, thanks to Jack Zenger and Joseph Folkman. The two leadership …

What it took for Elon Musk’s SpaceX to disrupt Boeing, leapfrog NASA, and become a serious space company

<i>This story has been corrected.</i><p>The Space Exploration Technology rocket factory is a large, white hangar-like building near Los Angeles international airport, with a parking lot filled with late-model motorcycles and Tesla electric cars. The vast metal structure once churned out 747 fuselages for …

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Why raise the minimum wage? Just ask Costco

<i>This is an excerpt from</i> The Responsible Entrepreneur: Four Game-Changing Archetypes for Founders, Leaders, and Impact Investors <i>by Carol Sanford (© copyright 2014. Reprinted with permission from Wiley/Jossey-Bass.</i><p>Businesses use social systems, especially economic systems, to influence how society …

Course opens students’ eyes to harsh reality of working life

The students flooding into Terri Boyer's course on work-life balance at Rutgers University have mostly never worked full-time. But the students are struggling with their own issues of balancing everything on their plates – many do hold part-time jobs – and are worried about what faces them upon …

Jennifer Garner confirms she has a baby bump, but is definitely not pregnant

Yes, she has a baby bump. But no, she isn't pregnant.<p>Actress Jennifer Garner has won the hearts of women everywhere after she appeared on <i>The Ellen DeGeneres Show</i> earlier this week, gracefully acknowledging that giving birth to three children has left her with a faintly rounded belly.<p>The <i>Alias</i> star, …

This Electron Gun Turns Titanium Powder Into Turbine Blades For Planes

Titanium aluminide is a 3D-printable metal compound that holds great promise for lighter, stronger aircraft turbines but is notoriously difficult to …

Parenthood makes gaming better by making time your most precious resource

Parenthood changes you in nearly every way.<p>You lose free time, but you gain the ability to see things through a different set of lenses. Suddenly what you want or need isn’t the most important thing, and you wake up every morning with a sense of purpose and understanding about what your day will …

Plan B 3D Printer, DIY Ink Jet Based Powder Printing

For the 2nd time this week, we’re seeing a home version of the very large powder based printers. If you’re unfamiliar, a powder based printer has a very distinct advantage that it doesn’t need to worry about parts being supported. With a typical filament based printer you have to keep in mind that …

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5 Sleep-Through-the-Night Strategies

Tired of your baby staying awake late into the night? Learn how to get him (and you!) a good night's sleep with these baby sleep solutions.<p>That newborn of yours took a while to figure out the difference between night and day -- and you expected this. But you didn't anticipate that his whole first …

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