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37 Super Bowl Snacks Better Than Hot Wings

Eating wings until you feel satisfied is hard and annoying. You know it's true. Here's how to better feed your buffalo sauce addiction.

The Insanity Of Bitcoin, Explained

There’s no better way to appreciate the trippiness of the digital currency Bitcoin than this hallucinatory animated video.<p>If you’ve been paying attention to the news, you might have heard that digital currency Bitcoin is currently the talk of Wall Street after skyrocketing in value to trade at over …

REITS evolve, earn and seek new avenues for growth

Canadian real estate investment trusts, which are celebrating their 20th anniversary, were born out of the carnage that devastated the commercial real estate industry in the late 1980s and early 1990s.<p>Property values tumbled as the recession hammered away at the economy. Real estate giants such as …

Investing

Stephen Hawking: brain could exist outside body

At premiere of film about his life, physicist says it's theoretically possible to copy brain on to computer to provide life after death<p>Stephen Hawking has said he believes brains could exist independently of the body, but that the idea of a conventional afterlife is a fairy tale.<p>Speaking at the …

Will Generation Y redefine work or fall into line?

Is Canadian corporate culture in for a major shake up? Count me among those who will be on the sidelines, popcorn in hand, waiting for the ground to shift when Guy Laurence, the incoming chief executive officer at Rogers Communications steps up to the plate.<p>For those not familiar with Mr. Laurence, …

Millennials

How to start your own business while on the job

Becoming an intrapreneur isn't something people typically fall into. If you want it to happen, you're going to have to get out there and make it happen. And to do that, you'll need a plan.<p>Item number one on your list is to master your job. This is actually a two-parter. First, become an expert in …

Six key skills leaders need

<i>This is an excerpt from</i> Compelling People <i>by John Neffinger and Matthew Kohut. Reprinted by arrangement with Hudson Street Press, a member of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, A Penguin Random House Company. Copyright © John Neffinger and Matthew Kohut., 2013.</i><p>When we consider how organizations select …

Marriage Secrets Of Highly Successful Couples

<b>By Victor M. Parachin for YourTango.com</b><p>Over lunch with a friend one day, Kevin was asked about the "secret of your obviously happy and healthy love relationship."<p>Kevin responded, "I married a wonderful woman and made the commitment to apply myself to the relationship with the same energy that I …

Toronto really is superior to Vancouver

Shedding a preconceived notion can be a difficult and disconcerting thing, especially when that notion turns out to be more than just a notion, but a deeply held personal belief. Like a superstition or a phobia, it may not be anchored in logic, but in your bones you know it to be right and true. …

A new way of thinking about how the brain works

Modern neuroscience is based on the discovery of the neuron, but this is only half the story<p>My book, <i>50 Human Brain Ideas You Really Need to Know</i>, is out now, and is available at a discount price from Amazon and the <i>Guardian</i> bookshop. (And here's a lovely review by Vaughan Bell, who calls it "a …

Sea life relocating fast in response to climate change

Extinctions possible as predators move into new areas<p>Many fish and plankton are relocating towards the North and South poles at an astonishing rate …

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.

Ten tips for running a successful crowdfunding campaign

Crowdfunding platforms can open doors for entrepreneurs because they offer access to capital without having to navigate through the complicated traditional channels such as venture capital and angel investors. In addition, crowdfunding provides entrepreneurs with a way to engage their customer base …

Startups

Antarctic's Ice Shelves Melting From the Bottom Up

Ice shelves lose more mass where the ice meets the sea than previously thought.<p><b>Antarctica's ice shelves are losing it.</b><p><b>Conventional wisdom holds that ice shelves—the seaward extension of glaciers on land—lose most of their mass by shedding icebergs. But new research finds that there's another</b> …

Global Warming

Welcome a new breed of small entrepreneurs

I love change. Honestly. Two years ago, when I realized that my division at work was slated for the chopping block, I turned to my boss and said, "Great. How can I help wind us down?" I needed the push to launch my own venture and although I felt incredibly passionate about my new company, I can …

Searching for the next hot emerging market? Look next door

<i>Fabrice Taylor, CFA, publishes the President's Club investment letter. His letter and The Globe and Mail have a distribution agreement. You can</i> get a free copy here<i>.</i><p>When you think of emerging markets, you usually think of growth, dynamism and hefty returns from faraway lands. Over the past decade …

Oil

The problem with young people? No money

When Kylene Channer, an insurance adviser with Zavitz Insurance in London, Ont., peruses her client list, she could be looking in the mirror. Ms. Channer is 25 years old, graduated from school a few years ago, just bought a house and will be getting married soon. Nearly all of her customers fit …

Zagat

38 Grilling Recipes That Will Make You Want To Be Vegetarian

Hot dogs, schmot dogs. Prepare to fend off jealous carnivores trying to get in on this delicious veggie grilling action.

NASA is funding a 3D food printer, and it'll start with pizza

NASA is funding research into 3D-printed food. As <i>Quartz</i> reveals, mechanical engineer Anjan Contractor received a $125,000 grant from the agency to build a prototype 3D printer with the aim of automating food creation. It's hoped the system could provide astronauts food during long-distance space …

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Artichoke Risotto With Lemon-Herb Pesto

Whenever I trim a fresh artichoke, my thoughts always drift to Pablo Neruda's poem, "Ode to the Artichoke." And every time I cannot help but smile that such a deliciously wonderful poem was dedicated to a vegetable that looks so unwelcoming.<p>"Dressed as a warrior, burnished like a pomegranate, …

What Norway did with its oil and we didn’t

When oil was discovered in the Norwegian continental shelf in 1969, Norway was very aware of the finite nature of petroleum, and didn't waste any time legislating policies to manage the new-found resource in a way that would give Norwegians long-term wealth, benefit their entire society and make …

World Economic Forum

Creamy Green Garlic & Avocado Pesto Over Gnocchi - A delicious vegetarian meal inspired by the farmer's market! GET THE RECIPE: Creamy Green Garlic & Avocado Pesto Over Gnocchi - http://www.thekitchn.com/recipe-creamy-avocado-pesto-gnocchi-guest-post-from-erin-gleeson-of-the-forest-feast-189367

Chowing Down on Bok Choy! 10 Ways to Love This Asian Green

Bok choy was not even on my radar before it started showing up in my first-ever CSA a few years back. At first I was baffled. What was this crunchy …

Food & Dining

Bioethicists must not allow themselves to become a 'priestly caste'

In a secular age it might seem that the time for moral authorities has passed. However, research in the life sciences and biomedicine has produced a …