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John Vivian
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We think of the Stone Age as something that early humans lived through. But we are not the only species that has invented it
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Pam and Mark Crawford are suing those who performed sex-assignment surgery on their adopted baby boy. This landmark case is pitting mainstream doctors, who believe these surgeries are often necessa...
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There's a supposed separation of Church and State. But has that eroded under right-wing evangelical religion's influence on the Harper government?
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There's still four months to go in the year, but Earth has already used up its resources for 2015. That's according to a series of annual reports used to calculate the calendar date when humanity’s annual resource consumption exceeds the planet's ability to replace them within the year.
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It's still "possible" to avoid horribly grim outcomes, but ... not likely.
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Owner of CrossFit Toronto and Primal Athletes : Fitness | Health
Introduction
Professionally, i'm the co-founder of CrossFit Toronto and Primal Athletes.

Personally, i'm an information-hungry autodidact with a range of interests.

My posts generally fall into one of the following categories:
  • Fitness & training
  • Technology
  • Science
  • Atheism/Secular Humanism/Scepticism
  • Small business & entrepreneurship
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CrossFit Toronto was the first CrossFit gym in Eastern Canada and the second one in the country. Still figuring things out as i go!
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Chimpanzees and monkeys have entered the Stone Age
www.bbc.com

We think of the Stone Age as something that early humans lived through. But we are not the only species that has invented it

The Harper government and evangelical capitalism
rabble.ca

There's a supposed separation of Church and State. But has that eroded under right-wing evangelical religion's influence on the Harper gover

News - We've used up Earth's 2015 resources in less than 8 months - The ...
www.theweathernetwork.com

There's still four months to go in the year, but Earth has already used up its resources for 2015. That's according to a series of annual re

Malyk Bonnet, teenage hero, saves woman from kidnapping
www.cbc.ca

Laval, Que., police are calling 17-year-old Malyk Bonnet a hero after he went to extraordinary lengths to aid the escape of a woman who had

The Closing of the Canadian Mind - The New York Times
www.nytimes.com

Stephen Harper, during his time as prime minister, has promoted secrecy and ignorance. He doesn’t even want scientists to discuss their rese

'SciBabe' reveals how her medical experience led to debunking science myths
www.abc.net.au

Meet Yvette d'Entremont — the chemist, blogger dedicated to debunking myths masquerading as science.

Brightest Galaxy Ever Found Reveals the First Stars of the Universe
luminarydaily.com

Astronomers using ESO’s (European Southern Observatory) Very Large Telescope have discovered by far the brightest galaxy yet found in the ea

WATCH: 13 Conservative MPs drone on like robots reading the exact same s...
www.pressprogress.ca

What if it is more than just a metaphor? What if Conservative MPs really, truly, seriously are... Robots?

Here's What's Wrong With That Viral Coca-Cola Graphic
www.buzzfeed.com

Don't believe everything you read on the internet.

Change your gun laws, America
www.washingtonpost.com

Mass shootings aren’t just part of the national character. They’re the product of laws that can be changed.

Why the Argument Against a Ban on Autonomous Killer Robots Falls Flat
io9.com

This week, an open letter was presented at an AI conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina calling for a ban on autonomous weapons. The letter h

Paleontologists brought to tears, laughter by Creation Museum
phys.org

For a group of paleontologists, a tour of the Creation Museum seemed like a great tongue-in-cheek way to cap off a serious conference.

1000 Musicians Play Foo Fighters’ ‘Learn To Fly’ at the Same Time | Nerdist
nerdist.com

That's 1000 die-hard Foo Fighters fans singing/shredding/drumming their hearts out for one common goal: So that the Foo Fighters will come a

Origins of life: New model may explain emergence of self-replication on ...
phys.org

When life on Earth began nearly 4 billion years ago, long before humans, dinosaurs or even the earliest single-celled forms of life roamed,

Stephen Hawking and thousands of other scientists sign letter to ban 'ki...
www.independent.co.uk

More than 1,000 robotics experts and artificial intelligence (AI) researchers - including physicist Stephen Hawking, technologist Elon Musk,

Astronomers Discover a New Class of Freakishly Dense, Compact Galaxies
io9.com

Imagine what our night sky would look like if its stellar density was a million times greater than it is now. Remarkably, such places actual

Which of the 11 American nations do you live in?
www.washingtonpost.com

A fascinating new look at the cultural differences between the 11 nations that make up North America.

Sex Worker Who Unwittingly Killed an Alleged Serial Killer 'Saved Lives,...
www.people.com

The man, identified as 45-year-old Neal Falls, was killed by a woman he met in the escort section of Backpage.com

No, It’s Not Your Opinion. You’re Just Wrong
www.houstonpress.com

You may think that something is "just your opinion", but often you're just wrong.

Great atmosphere, great selection on tap, great scotch selection, great food, and our young child has always been welcome to join us, even during busy times. We don't use a stroller, but understand the rational behind the policy. Highly recommended.
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