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Canada’s housing boom has no demographic legs to stand on

<i>Ben Rabidoux is president of North Cove Advisors, a market research firm. His Canadian Housing, Macro, and Credit Newsletter is read by institutional investors around the world.</i><p>If you read the headlines, you'd be inclined to believe that Canada's population is booming. And, as the story goes, it's …

Construction Industry

Great apps every iPad Air 2 owner should download right now!

If you own an iPad Air 2, the first thing you'll want to do is load up on great apps that take advantage of the all new A8X processor, Touch ID …

Insane Makeup Turns Models Into 2-D Paintings Of Famous Artists

Facepainting isn’t just for kids anymore, and one talented Russian makeup artist is elevating it to an artform.<p>When we think of face painting, we usually think of clowns, county fairs and this turtle-loving zombie kid. We certainly tend not to respect it as an art: instead, it’s considered a …

Art

Somebody Flew a Drone Into a Fireworks Display and This Is What Happened

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly through a fireworks display?<p>This video, shot from a drone with an on-board camera, shows exactly …

Drones

Bringing you the weird and the wonderful from our amazing globe!

Cruise Myths Which Must Be Dispelled<p>For many years my husband had wanted to take me on a cruise trip to the Caribbean, then the Med and then he …

بزرگداشت هفتاد سالگی 'فرار بزرگ'

<b>برای نخستین بار مراسم بزرگداشت فرار ۷۳ از اعضای نیروی هوایی بریتانیا از اردوگاه اسرای جنگی نازی‌ها در جنگ جهانی دوم که به "فرار بزرگ" شهرت یافته در محل این اردوگاه در لهستان برگزار شد.</b><p>در سال ۱۹۴۴، در اردوگاه اسرای جنگی "اشتالاگ لوفتِ سه" در "زاگان" لهستان کمیته فرار به سرپرستی فرمانده اسکادران راجر …

James Rebhorn, Homeland actor, dies at 65

James Rebhorn, the prolific character actor whose credits included <i>Homeland</i>, <i>Scent of a Woman</i> and <i>My Cousin Vinny</i>, has died. He was 65.<p>Rebhorn's agent, …

New Jersey

Lego Minifigures That Rock Your Bricks Off

As a building toy, Lego sets are meant to inspire. As for these minifigures, they will inspire you to grow your hair out, get a tattoo and pick that …

Six Things Entrepreneurs Should Stop Doing Immediately

We all have “to do” lists that help keep us focused on the things that can make us more successful.<p>Having a “things not to do list” can accomplish the same thing, and actually could be more effective.<p>With that by way of background, here are six things that you want to stop doing today.<p>1. <b>Whining.</b> No …

Herkkupeppu

The Science of Cohabitation: A Step Toward Marriage, Not a Rebellion

New research shows that the older people are when they make their first big commitment—cohabitation or marriage—the better their chances for marital success.<p>As more and more American couples choose to share the bills and a bed without a marriage license, a major question looms. In playing house and …

18-Year-Old Photographer's Spectacular Conceptual Self-Portraits

Eighteen-year-old Laura Williams joins the ranks of fellow young, extremely talented photographers such as Alex Stoddard and Kyle Thompson in creating spectacularly surreal and expressive self-portraits. The Cambridge, England native's photograph entitled <i>Invisible</i> recently went viral, with over …

Photography

Seen From Space: Ice Covers 80 Percent of Great Lakes

A deep freeze has settled in over the Great Lakes this winter and a new image released by NASA shows the astonishing extent of the ice cover as seen from space.<p>NASA's Aqua satellite captured this image of the lakes on the early afternoon of Feb. 19. At the time, 80.3 percent of the five lakes were …

Great Lakes

خاورمیانه و مشکل مرزهایی که با خط‌کش ترسیم شده‌اند

<b>نقشه‌ای که در دهه دوم قرن بیستم با مداد ترسیم شده، جاه‌طلبی – و سبک‌سری – طرح ۱۰۰ سال پیش بریتانیا و فرانسه را نشان می‌دهد که یکی از عوامل تأثیرگذار در تشکیل خاورمیانه امروزی است.</b><p>موافقت‌نامه سایکس- پیکو چه بود؟موافقت‌نامه سایکس- پیکو توافقی سری میان بریتانیای کبیر و فرانسه بود که در ماه مه ۱۹۱۶ در …

دیگر بدون نیاز به نصب اپلیکیشن در تبلت یا گوشی خود، می‌توانید از نسخه وبی فلیپ‌بورد استفاده کنید - یک پزشک

• توسط علیرضا مجیدی<br>• ۱ مرداد ۱۳۹۲<br>• ۹<p><b>فلیپ‌بورد</b> یکی از محبوب‌ترین اپلیکیشن‌ها است، زمانی فقط نسخه iOS‌ این اپ در دسترس بود، همان زمان یکی از دلایل من برای …

شاهکار تازه هابل: نمایی که تاکنون از سحابی کله اسبی ندیده اید

<b>* ستاره شناسان برای بزرگداشت ۲۳مین سالگرد پرتاب رصدخانه ی فضایی هابل، با بهره از این تلسکوپ از سحابی پرآوازه ی کله اسبی در محدوده ی فروسرخ طیف نور</b> …

Netflix's House of Cards comes to Blu-ray in June; second screen feature tweaked on Android

While Netflix is focused on a streaming future the first series to appear exclusively on its service will see a more conventional release this summer. <i>High Def Disc News</i> points out an Amazon listing indicates the <i>House of Cards</i> Season One Blu-ray will arrive June 11th, from Sony Pictures. Sony signed …

Max Greenfield On Being An Axe Auteur

The New Girl star writes, directs, and stars in the web series Finding Susan Glenn.<p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iR7NTPwSMeE<p>Max Greenfield is best known for playing Schmidt, the womanizing—and often shirtless—roommate on Zooey Deschanel’s FOX sitcom <i>New Girl</i>, and Axe, the men’s personal-care …

Amanda Knox to face retrial for Meredith Kercher murder

Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito have been ordered by Italy's Supreme Court to stand trial again for the murder of British student Meredith Kercher, overturning their acquittals.<p>The shock ruling will see the Seattle-born student and Sollecito, her former boyfriend tried again in Florence, …

Justin Timberlake’s The 20/20 Experience is the fastest-selling album of 2013

Justin Timberlake’s comeback album, <i>The 20/20 Experience</i>, just shattered all sorts of sales records. According to <i>Billboard</i>, the album moved 968,000 …

This Is Now The World's Lightest Material

This one's made of carbon, and it's super absorbent, too!<p>Check out this contender for the title of "world's lightest solid." To demonstrate just how light it is, Zhejiang University in China, where the material's creators are based, has published pictures of chunks of it perched on small leaves, …