As Leonardo and his friend Giovanni di Gavina were passing the public benches at the Palazzo Spini Feroni, near Florence’s Church of Santa Trinita, some men were debating a passage in Dante. They called out to Leonardo, asking him to expound the passage for them. By chance, Michelangelo happened toContinue Reading

If you see a crowd gathering around a stall at your local farmers market any time between mid-April and early June, odds are you’ve stumbled across someone selling ramps. Let me tell you, nothing gets people who know and love ramps more excited than seeing those first green leaves onContinue Reading

Ramy Youssef in talks to join Emma Stone in Poor Things The Yorgos Lanthimos film Poor Things is courting the Golden-Globe-winning actor Ramy Youssef. According to Deadline the Searchlight and Film4 feature is looking to fill out the cast which will include star Emma Stone. The role Youssef is in contention for is currentlyContinue Reading

As the Muslim holy month of Ramadan starts — marking the second time the occasion will be celebrated under pandemic restrictions — Dr Hashim Khan of the Canadian Muslim COVID-19 Task Force joined CBC News Network to discuss how this year will be different. Read more:  »»» Subscribe to CBC News toContinue Reading

The newest outpost of the College Board, the American standardized-testing organization, lies nearly 7,300 miles east of the nonprofit organization’s headquarters in New York City. Opened in 2019 in the Mahrauli section of Delhi, the four-person office of College Board India commands an enviable view of Qutub Minar, the world’sContinue Reading

A Big Little Recipe has the smallest-possible ingredient list and big everything else: flavor, creativity, wow factor. That means five ingredients or fewer—not including water, salt, black pepper, and certain fats (like oil and butter), since we’re guessing you have those covered. Psst, did you hear we’re coming out withContinue Reading

Hello, crafting friends! Welcome to another Tuesday and another fun challenge at CAS Colours & Sketches. Wei is our host this month and she has a great sketch for you today: I love that circle-within-a-circle element and there’s so much you can do with it! I opted to go reallyContinue Reading