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Ambient colour may not affect learning ability

A commonly held tenet of education design is that ambient colour affects students' ability to learn. Evidence from research conducted over many years indicates that some colours in the classroom enhance cognitive performance or creativity while others interfere with these...

source: By Michael J. Berens
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Cool, calm and collected Maxwell Fabrics would like to announce their latest addition to the Upholstery Essentials family, Textures V — Weave Effects. A collection of designs in denims, rosewoods and cool neutrals printed on a soft micro-velvet cloth mimic the look...

source: Maxwell Fabrics

Small businesses will get a break this year, the city of Montreal said as it introduced a progressive property tax system for non-residential properties that will effectively reduce rates on non-residential properties with evaluations...

source: Montreal Gazette

Applying for government incentives is standard procedure in industries such as technology and innovation — driven by popular programs such the Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SR&ED) and the Industrial Research...

source: Globe and Mail

The Bauhaus discouraged women from studying architecture. Male instructors at the celebrated art school also considered painting appropriate only for men. Female students were herded toward weaving. Admitted to the...

source: Forbes

A 3,500-square-foot, two-bedroom unit in the Windsor Arms Residences. There are only two units on the floor, each with nine-foot ceilings, hardwood floors and a spacious terrace. The owners are an older couple who have lived here since the 1990s. They bought the place when...

source: Toronto Life

Whether you're the kind of person who starts feeling festive as soon as the red coffee cups come out or you're the wait-until-Black Friday type, there's no doubt that the true signal of the holiday season is when the holiday decor takes over: beloved department-store window...

source: Refinery29


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