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CANNABIS DEAL Marijuana firms Aurora, CanniMed reach $1-billion deal in milestone for cannabis sector Subscriber content<p>Canada-U.S. crude price gap grows to widest in four years Subscriber content<p>Campbell Soup closing 87-year-old Toronto facility; 380 jobs to be affected<p>U.S. trade commission …

Most Of The Elite ‘NBA 2K17’ Ratings Have Leaked, And LeBron Is Once Again King

The <i>NBA 2K17</i> release is just around the corner, and that means all sorts of fun things to look forward to. One of the most recent things involves the ratings of the players. Some rookies and younger players have already tweeted out their own thoughts about where they’re ranked, but now the the …

Basketball

10 DIY Hacks To Improve Your Home Office

As more and more people work from home, creating a livable (and productive) workspace is an important undertaking. Recently Maxwell Ryan, CEO of Apartment Therapy, sat down with FORBES to discuss some tips for turning your home office into a personal sanctuary.<p>After being an elementary school …

Hacking

7 Secrets For Living Ripped Year-Round

A fit, lean physique doesn't have to be a summer-only affair. With these 8 strategies from NFL veteran and fitness dynamo Steve Weatherford, you can …

Fitness

Drone License Step-by-Step Guide So You Can Make Money

This page is a how-to guide on getting your drone license which has also been called all sorts of things such as a remote pilot certificate, …

Hands on: DJI Phantom 4

DJI’s Phantom 4 has been completely redesigned from the ground up, and it’s now faster, nimbler, and even easier to fly. The two most novel features …

Drones

Part 107 Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (sUAS) Summary of Major Provisions Under 14 CFR 107 - sUAS News - The Business of Drones

That leaked FAA doc in full, once a tap starts leaking it eventually pours…. If rumors are true this will be announced tomorrow.<p>The doc is dated May …

Drones

Part 107 Pre Flight Checklist - sUAS News - The Business of Drones

As I noted earlier once a leak starts the dam eventually breaks. The Checklist we spoke about earlier in our 107 chat.<p>Sample Preflight Inspection …

Drones

White House clears small, commercial drones for takeoff

WASHINGTON (AP) — Routine use of small drones by real estate agents, farmers, filmmakers and countless other commercial operators was cleared for takeoff by the Obama administration Tuesday, after years of struggling to write rules that would both protect public safety and free the benefits of a …

Obama Administration

Unmanned Aircraft Systems

One week left to sign up for this year's FAA/AUVSI UAS Symposium<p>Third annual UAS Symposium features speakers from government, industry and …

The FAA Has Released Its Official Rules for Commercial Drone Use

The FAA’s long-awaited regulations for commercial drone use have finally arrived. Finalized and posted yesterday, the “Part 107 Rule” explains how …

Drones
Aviation

Why Do Some People Sweat More Than Others? | Men's Health

Answers have traditionally focused on factors like body fat percentage (more fat insulates you and makes you overheat sooner) and aerobic fitness (the fitter you are the less you sweat).<p>At the American College of Sports Medicine meeting this spring, Matthew Cramer of the University of Ottawa and …

19 highly successful people who prove it's never too late to change careers

But as some of the most successful people prove, you don't have to have it all figured out from the start.<p>Plenty of highly successful people chose to make major career changes, some even many years into their lives.<p>Here are 19 examples that it's never too late to change paths:

Success

The Essential Guide to Cooking Mushrooms - One Green Planet

Mushrooms hold a place on my way-too-long list of foods I wouldn’t eat as a kid. I absolutely hated mushrooms and would pick them off my plate if any …

The Post-Workout Stretch Sequence for People Who Hate Yoga

If you're tired of aching or sore muscles, chances are you need to start limbering up. We all know stretching has major benefits, not only for your …

7 Kettlebell Workouts That’ll Tone Your Whole Bod

A good HIIT workout is definitely efficient and cardio activities are our jam, but when the routine starts to get a little stale sometimes you gotta mix it up. Insert kettlebells: cast-iron weights complete with a handle made for swing and release movements. This hot piece of equipment is sure to …

Workouts

How To Cook Perfect Eggs

Fried, scrambled, boiled (hard and soft) and of course, POACHED.<p>They start our mornings, save our dinners, provide the perfect late night snack, and have the power to get us through the worst hangovers of our lives.<p>So here's a guide to cooking every kind. Bookmark it. Print it. Remember it. Who …

Keeping fit: What to eat, when to eat and why

It might be fashionable to exclude carbohydrates from your diet, but it is not necessarily the healthiest approach to eating – especially if you are also working out. Jon Denoris, a performance coach, is a proponent of “nutrient timing”: eating the right food at the right time of day. I spoke to …

9 surprising facts that can help you learn anything faster

But some people keep studying — and thinking — the same way all their lives.<p>Thankfully, cognitive science has taken a look at how people actually learn. The results are surprising and super helpful.

Harvard Business School

25 Healthy (Easy!) Slow Cooker Recipes to Help You Stay on Track in 2016

Preparing meals just for yourself can seem like a ton of work, but there’s always one kitchen gadget you can lean on when you want your meal to be as easy as ordering takeout or hitting up the nearest drive-thru, but <i>way</i> healthier: the slow cooker. When you’re looking for a fuss-free way to stick to …

Cooking

Six-Pack Superset Workouts | Men's Health

Competitive supersets work similar muscle groups or utilize similar movement patterns.<p>For example, you could pair a squat with a lunge. These movements both work your lower body. Since your legs are pre-fatigued from the squats, the lunges will feel so much more challenging than they normally …

Everything You Need To Know About TV And Movies In 2016

From The X-Files to The People v. O.J. Simpson, and Captain America: Civil War to Rogue One, there are a lot of new film and television offerings to look forward to. In chronological order!<p><b>Note:</b> This list, though long, is of course not everything. There will be movies that come out of Sundance and …

Fitness Friday: A great 20-minute workout

Merry Christmas and happy holidays. When you're done sipping egg nog and want to get back in shape, take a look at the workout program I developed back in 2011 that focused on efficiency. In the coming months I plan to unveil the third version of it with new exercises. But this will get you …

Workouts

10 TED Talks That Will Help You Be a Better Parent

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TED Talks

The misunderstood psychology of weight loss — how to lose 30 pounds in 2016

<i>An extremely effective fat loss and muscle-building blueprint anyone can use.</i><p>There’s a huge connection between physical wellness and mental clarity. …

A small-business owner who expects to bring in $20 million next year describes how she fights her biggest distractions at work

When you're running a small business, you need to stay focused to succeed.<p>"As a small-business owner, there are so many tasks that need attention, which makes optimizing productivity especially important," says Jennifer Bandier, founder of BANDIER, a luxury athletic-apparel company.<p>BANDIER opened …

Small Business

How To Master Your Life With The Decision-Making Diet

When I first noticed that Steve Jobs, Barack Obama and Mark Zuckerberg are mostly seen in the same clothes, I wondered why these powerful and wealthy people (globally influential to the nth degree) didn’t seem to buy new clothes. Clearly, it wasn’t about affordability. There simply had to be some …

TED Talks

22 Fat-Loss Bootcamp Exercises | Men's Health

The reason: to allow one part of your body to recover while another area works. This helps you extend the amount of time you can train before exhaustion sets in—for greater calorie burn and better results.<p>Perform each exercise for 50 seconds, taking 10 seconds to transition between the …

“Chi-Raq”: Spike Lee’s blistering, outrageous satirical assault on a society consumed by violence

“No peace, no p**sy!” In a delirious, heartbreaking Aristophanes update, Spike Lee blames us all for gun violence<p>One standard complaint often heard from white conservatives is that African-Americans are eager to complain about police killings of black citizens but say nothing about black-on-black …

Black Culture