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The 5 Best Upper-Body Exercises That You're Not Doing

These often-overlooked moves will help you build you the results you want<p>Most men bring the wrong approach to training their upper half: Whether it’s defaulting to the same exercises, not working hard enough on them, or completely overlooking lower body moves—yes, some of them can help build your …

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100 Lunch Ideas on What the Heck to Pack for Work

Are you in a lunch rut? We can help you out.<p>The familiar grumble of your stomach hits every day at 11:30 a.m. as you sink further down into your desk chair. You need some fresh lunch ideas. And oh, we've got 'em—a whopping <b>100 ideas on what to pack for office lunches</b>, to be exact. Some are recipes, …

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Researchers' international study zeros in on gene that limits desire to drink alcohol

In the largest study of its kind, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers and colleagues in Europe identified a gene variant that suppresses the …

How About a New Theory of Evolution with Less Natural Selection?

In early November, a group of preeminent biologists, doctors, anthropologists, and computer scientists met in London to consider making a major …

Disrupting Meditation: Can An App Really Teach Mindfulness?

I spent a week learning to meditate through tech. I even convinced a Buddhist priest to try a mindfulness app. Here’s what happened.<p>For more than 20 years, I’ve considered learning meditation. Quiet spaces! Clean robes! Shaved heads that require no fancy organic hair products! The life of Buddhist …

New research into the complex links of the food chain suggest that the lovable mammals play a key role in managing carbon dioxide levels<p>Charles Darwin once mused on the impacts that predators could have on the landscapes around them. In particular, he wondered – in <i>On the Origin of Species</i> – how …

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Google Reports Progress on a Shortcut to Quantum Supremacy - MIT Technology Review

A computer that uses the quirks of quantum physics to work on data should be capable of things far beyond any machine in use today. Governments and …

Quantum Computing

After 50 years in the wilderness, psychedelic drugs such as psilocybin, found in mushrooms, deserve to be examined for their potential in treating illness such as depression<p>Those of us who have never felt depression will certainly know people who have, and will have shared with them that impatient …

Magic Mushrooms

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17 One-Pot Recipes You Can Make in Your Cast-Iron Skillet

Move over, sheet pan dinner recipes — the cast-iron skillet is the O.G. of the cookware world, and it’s here to stay. Perhaps yours was gifted to you by your grandma, or you picked it up at the local flea market. Either way, it’s more than likely your cast-iron skillet has been well-loved for a …

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Digital Photos Capture Paint Swirling in Water

Alex Nero’s digital photographs create Rorschach-like images that explore the human psyche.<p><b>This article was originally published on April 17, 2016 but we think it still rocks!</b><p>Water continues to be a source of inspiration for artists, both aesthetically and as a tool in their art-making. Alex Nero …

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Cows, conspiracies, and Greenpeace

You're probably reading this blog because you have some questions raised by the film Cowspiracy. I'd like to address these directly – and tell you a …

50 Hearty (And Easy) Chili Recipes

35 Signs You're in a Toxic Relationship | Inc.com

No relationship is perfect, in the personal or the business sphere. But for the most part, a good relationship makes you feel secure, happy, cared for, respected, and free to be yourself.<p>On the other side of the coin are toxic relationships--the ones that make you feel drained, depleted, and …

Self-help

Hollywood just fired back at the pirate group that leaked Quentin Tarantino's new movie

Keith Kupferschmid, head of the Copyright Alliance, says the group's claims to have <i>helped</i> movie studios with its leaks are "patently absurd."<p>In December, Hive-CM8 gained attention by releasing "The Hateful Eight," the latest film by Quentin Tarantino — a full week before it was out in the …

A photographer traveled to Iceland and took these incredible photos of his trip

After his most recent visit, he documented his experiences through a comprehensive travel guide.<p>Cornell says the country is like a "photographer's heaven," mainly because it stays light for so long, eliminating the need for rushing to get that perfect shot in a matter of a few short hours.<p>"In …

Solar panels aren't just for roofs anymore — the world's first road paved with solar panels is working better than expected

Now, six months into the trial, engineers say the system is working even better than expected, with the 70-metre test bike path generating 3,000 kWh, or enough electricity to power a small household for a year.<p>"If we translate this to an annual yield, we expect more than the 70k wh per square metre …

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The Best Bushcraft Blades of 2017

<i>Last Updated November 2017: We’ve added new picks and insights. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>Editor’s Choice: Spyderco Bushcraft<p>Spyderco …

26 Must-Have Tools for the Ultimate Workshop

We highlight a range of options for each of the core tools a well-equipped shop must have, plus the new tools you're going to want.<p>We highlight a range of options for each of the core tools a well-equipped shop must have, plus the new tools you're going to want.

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Take your GoPro on a dive with this Seawolf remote control sub

TAIPEI -- Checking in at 7.7 kilograms and 70cm long is the second version of the TTRobotix's Seawolf submarine, a motorised remote control submarine that can dive down to a depth of 8 meters. The key difference between the first and second version is the inclusion of a mount where you can install …

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Watch the Ten Best VICE Documentaries About Drugs

Here are some of our favorite videos about weed kingpins, stoned kids, heroin holidays, and dangerous new drugs.<p>Kings of Cannabis<i>, our documentary about weed kingpin Arjan Roskam and his quest for the rarest strains.</i><p>Humans have been getting high for as long as there have been humans, but in the …

9 Weird Habits of Highly Successful Business Leaders | Inc.com

Over the years, I've read far more books on leadership than I can count. To be honest, most of these books stick with a tried-and-true formula that doesn't stray too far outside the norm. For example, pick up any book on leadership, and you're sure to read about empowerment and teamwork and …

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