Living

10 things you should purge today

Go through your house and toss these items. You don’t need them.

A gourmet menu for camping with kids

Camping becomes a lot more fun when you can look forward to delicious food.

Celebrate the eclipse with moon music

While the sun may be stealing the show, the solar eclipse would be nothing without Earth’s own heavenly satellite.

Montreal supermarket opens huge organic rooftop garden

Talk about slashing food miles; ‘fresh from the roof’ is as local as it gets.

Why we should be more materialistic

Materialism is not the same thing as consumerism, David Cain argues.

Why people shouldn’t take fish medicine

As an alternative to expensive antibiotics, people have taken to taking amoxicillin, ciprofloxacin, penicillin and other drugs meant for fish. Here’s why it’s a bad idea.

6 travel tips so locals will hate you less

Sure, tourists boost local economies, but unless it’s done respectfully, you’ll never be truly welcome.

A millennial’s guide to early retirement

Why says you need to wait till 65? Retirement may be closer than you think.

Why do we love ‘clean eating’ so much?

Despite scientists pointing out its many shortcomings, the #EatClean movement is still hugely popular. Bee Wilson wants to know why.

Two students find rare NASA flight suits for pennies at Florida thrift store

A lesson in the rewards of secondhand shopping.