Spencer Young

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A bike helmet with turn signal lights will make rides a whole lot safer

Cars have indicator lights for better safety — so why don't bicycles too?<p>The Lumos helmet is a helmet for cyclists with a prominent red brake light, …

Researchers search for answers on long-term concussion risks

Rick Klassen's brain is suspended in a container of formaldehyde located inside a laboratory at Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children. His brain was procured Dec. 10 when the former B.C. Lion and Saskatchewan Roughrider died of lymphoma at the age of 57.<p>The assumption is Klassen is all but …

Revealing Color Photographs of Early 1900s Germany Resemble the Innocence of a Children’s Picture Book

In a stunning collection of over 800 photographs, <i>Germany Around 1900: A Portrait in Colour</i> gives an accurate glimpse at a country full of promise, at the turn-of-the-century. Economy booming, and social outlook at an all time high, these rose-tinted snapshots show a progressive and cosmopolitan …

I couldn’t be their “happy girl”: Pixar’s “Inside Out,” childhood depression and the emotional stranglehold of “Minnesota nice”

<b>"Inside Out" (Disney/Pixar)</b><p>When appearing pleasant at any cost is a defining cultural value, admitting you’re unhappy is the biggest struggle<p>Libby Hill<p>June 26, 2015 11:00pm (UTC)<p>There’s a story I tell people about my childhood growing up in South Dakota that involves me sitting in my bedroom and …

Photos Taken 100 Years Ago Capture Rare Look at Paris in Color

Over 100 years ago, a French banker named Albert Kahn undertook a massive photography project that became known as <i>The Archives of the Planet</i>. Sending photographers to every continent, Kahn aimed to collect colour snapshots from all corners of the Earth using a brand new technology known as the …

Emerging Technology

Slaughterhouse 90210: where literature meets pop culture – in pictures

Books,Culture,Television,Television & radio,Fiction,Joseph Heller,Donald Trump,Kurt Cobain,Julian Barnes,Kanye West,Star Wars,Hilary Mantel,Girls,Lena Dunham,Chinua Achebe,Gabriel García Márquez,Breaking Bad,Patti Smith,Lance Armstrong<p>Kanye West and Susan Sontag, Darth Vader and Hilary Mantel: …

Literature

Star Wars: new videos detail changes to Original Trilogy

It's news to nobody that the original <i>Star Wars</i> trilogy is impossible to (legally) get hold of right now. Whilst there have been rumours that Disney …

Star Wars