Tyler Martin

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Modders have successfully replaced all of Dragon Quest 11's music with orchestral tracks

Unlike the last grand console adventure in the Dragon Quest series, the music in Dragon Quest 11: Echoes of an Elusive Age is entirely synthesized. …

Dragon Quest

You may not survive Hellapagos

If you were stranded on a desert island without Wilson or Tom Hanks to help you escape, do you think you could survive?<p>What if you were stranded with …

Board Games

'We're moving to higher ground': America's era of climate mass migration is here

After her house flooded for the third year in a row, Elizabeth Boineau was ready to flee. She packed her possessions into dozens of boxes, tried not to think of the mold and mildew-covered furniture and retreated to a second-floor condo that should be beyond the reach of pounding rains and swelling …

Sea Level

How to Handle Restless Legs Syndrome

If you’ve ever been reading a book, watching TV, or trying to get to sleep at night and felt a powerful need to move your legs, you may have …

66 Recipes You Can Make In Your Instant Pot

Dinner’s ready in an instant! Our best Instant Pot recipes will help you get food on the table in no time.<p>Pressure Cooker Char Siu Pork<p>I based this …

Is this how it ends for the mighty Mac? Birthplace of Canada’s most famous apple gone to seed

DUNDELA, Ont. — Nancy McIntosh was running errands on a cool, cloudy, mid-April afternoon, driving the back roads northwest of Morrisburg, Ont., in …

Canada

Final Fantasy VIII Retrospective: The Greatest Love Story

How do you follow the biggest role-playing game of all time? How do you look at <i>Final Fantasy VII</i> and make something even better? If you’re Square in …

The PS One Classic Is Just the Latest Undeserved Snub for ‘Final Fantasy 8’

Squall is too cool for the Switch or PS One Classic anyway.<p>One of the best video games ever, <i>Final Fantasy VIII</i>, has been snubbed yet again. So after …

Final Fantasy

The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week (Sept. 15-21)

"*Starts a GoFundMe to replace all the patience my kids have taken*"<p>Kids may say the darndest things, but parents tweet about them in the funniest ways. So each week, we round up the most hilarious 280-character quips from moms and dads to spread the joy.<p>Scroll down to read the latest batch and …

Disney World

Psychologists Studied 5,000 Genius Kids for 45 Years — Here Are Their 6 Key Takeaways

Even kids with genius-level IQs need teachers to help them reach their full potential.<p>Follow thousands of superbright kids for four and a half …

Standardized Testing

5 Time-Saving Crockpot Recipes That Take 15 Minutes to Make

For a crockpot meal to earn a spot on my coveted list of go-to recipes, it has to be easy to prepare. To be frank, I don't have time to essentially …

Recipes

iOS 12 review: Finally, the fear of upgrading is over

iOS 12<p>$0<p>View Product<p>The Good<p>Lightning fast even on older phones • A smarter Siri is compatible with more third-party apps • Password management's …

iOS

Fight food waste with these 11 ways to use leftover greens before they spoil

While they are chock-full of nutrients, greens such as spinach, kale, chard and romaine typically do not make for good leftovers. Luckily, there are …

Recipes

The mind-bending Museum of Illusions will make you question everything

Experience over 70 exhibits of optical illusions IRL at New York's interactive Museum of Illusions. From mirror tricks to gravity-defying rooms, your …

45 Delicious Dutch Oven Recipes

Put your favorite pot to work with these Dutch oven recipes.<p>Hearty Quinoa & Corn Chowder<p>My grandmother lived in the Appalachian Mountains and always …

Recipes

Xbox Cheekily Responds to PlayStation Classic Reveal

Earlier today, Sony revealed that they are taking a nostalgic cue from Nintendo with the PlayStation Classic coming this December. Though only five …

Final Fantasy

16 French Recipes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

Russ Crandall<p>Beef Bourguignon<p>There’s nothing bad about beef, butter, or wine, and the three are even better when mixed together in a stew like beef …

Recipes

How the Japanese Games Industry Got Its Groove Back

It's a simple scene. Four handsome men in expensive-looking black outfits find that their even more expensive-looking car is in need of repair. They …

Final Fantasy

Scientists thought they had created the perfect tree. But it became a nightmare.

<b>Carole Bergmann pulls</b> her small parks department SUV into an aging 1980s subdivision in Germantown, Md., and takes me to the edge of an expansive meadow. A dense screen of charcoal-gray trees stands between the open ground and the backyards of several houses. The trees are callery pears, the …

Pears

Your Monthly Meal Plan for Two

Check out these double-portions of mains and side dishes that won’t fill up your fridge with leftovers.<p>Day 1: Sheet Pan Tilapia and Vegetable …

Recipes

An Amazing Reaction Happens When a Plant Gets Hurt, Making Them More Similar to Animals

We could watch these videos all day.<p>When plants are under attack - say, for instance, by an insect making a tasty leaf meal - their defence systems …

Calcium

These Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes Are Basically Burritos—But Way Healthier

You'll never want to eat sweet potatoes any other way.<p>When I'm at a loss for what to make for dinner, I often turn to Southwestern flavors and …

Sweet Potatoes

VIDEO. Lady Gaga ne supporte plus ceux qui ne croient pas à sa maladie

La pop-star appelle à plus de compassion en ce qui concerne sa lutte contre la fibromyalgie...<p>Voilà des années que Lady Gaga lutte contre la …

Lady Gaga

How Fitbit Started the Wearables Craze That Got Us All Moving

As Japan entered the 1960s, everything seemed to be in motion. Construction swept through Tokyo as the city prepared to host its first Olympic Games. …

Fitbit

How Los Angeles Is Helping Lead the Fight Against Climate Change

Los Angeles doesn’t have a great environmental reputation. It’s the car capital of the United States. It’s famous for its curtains of smog, and for …

Los Angeles

Up to 50 million goldfish in Lake Ontario, hurting ecosystem

An estimated 40 million to 50 million goldfish inhabit the waters of Lake Ontario, threatening native species.<p>Millions of dollars, meanwhile, are …

Great Lakes

When an Architect Starts Designing Cakes

The delicious works of Dinara Kasko, architect turned pastry chef<p>Dinara Kasko is a former architect who became interested in <i>patisserie</i>. Putting her …

3D Printing

Triplet Mom Goes Viral Thanks To Incredible Baby Bump Instagram Posts

“I’m totally overwhelmed by all of it,” she told HuffPost.<p>A Norwegian mom has earned a serious Instagram following, thanks to the incredible photos and videos she shared of her journey through triplet pregnancy.<p>Maria Jorstad is from Norway and lives in Copenhagen with her Danish husband and …

Recipe: Garlicky Shrimp with Tequila and Lime — Recipes from The Kitchn

What's better than a five-minute shrimp dinner? A five-minute shrimp dinner that comes with a built-in margarita. In this smart recipe from Julia …

Essen & Trinken

One university’s secret list to judge applicants by their high schools – not just their marks

Rebecca Judd, now 19, found her first term at the University of Ottawa last fall a cold shock. Her Grimsby, Ont., high school could have done much …

Canadian News