RELATED STORIES Kara and Lena’s icy relationship took an even frostier turn on Sunday’s midseason finale of Supergirl, in which the DEO recruited a surprising new ally to put the freeze on Lena’s chilling master plan. (Sorry for all the cold weather puns, but I saw Frozen 2 earlier today, so I can’t promise that […]
Labour MP Jess Phillips spoke to BBC News reporters Dan Walker and Louise Minchin about shouting in parliament, telling the presenters she believes she could “behave myself better” but parliament is “theatre” and she’ll continue to heckle and shout like her peers. After chatting about contributors for her book Truth to Power: 7 Ways to […]
Could the pain you feel in your body be all in your head? At least some of it might be — if you’re a man (or a male mouse), a new study has found.
They can give someone a new lease on life — and even save a life. Millions of Canadians currently have medical devices implanted somewhere in their body. But they can also malfunction, causing injury or death. Catch up on this week’s coverage.
Share this article In the never-ending quest to never miss a moment, do photographers run the risk of missing the point? Photographer Lola Akinmade Åkerström argues that sometimes, you just need to stop and look. “They call the snow leopard the ‘ghost cat’,” Sean whispers to Walter as they hide from view behind a rock, […]
The CEO of a startup that’s raised $20 million deleted email from his phone and sometimes goes 2 weeks without checking on his team
Van Sarki Hinge founder and CEO Justin McLeod doesn’t have email on his smartphone. He said it makes him a better leader because he has time and space to think, and doesn’t get wrapped up in the minutia of running a business. McLeod sometimes disconnects from his team for weeks at a time for the […]
After a live stream from a haunted hospital, Jill has found herself not just investigating hauntings, but dealing with the fact that ghosts are real. Some of them could even use her help, too, but when she tries to do something for a ghost who’s been following her, she starts to see some of the […]
People sometimes unwillingly go into hypnotic trance states — here’s how you can learn to use them for good
Aarón Blanco Tejedor / Unsplash Most of us experience trance states to some extent. These can range from zoning out when someone is yelling at you, to running on adrenaline when you have an accident. Trance states are a form of dissociating, which can be beneficial. But you don’t want to use it as a […]
Recently my husband came home from his shift as a police officer and my 3-year-old daughter leapt into his arms. As usual, she admired his shiny badge, but this time she saw something else too. “What a beautiful gun, Daddy,” she said. I was shaken. As a liberal New Englander who never saw a firearm […]
After a year of political and cultural upheaval, Super Bowl advertisers appear to be pulling back from themes of unity in favour of in-game stunts and ads that aim for the heart — and in some cases even lower. The stakes are high since a 30-second spot costs more than $ 5 million US for […]