Rodrigo Marron

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The 11 Beginner Yoga Poses Everyone Pretends To Know (But May Be Doing Wrong)

Remember when you resolved to do more yoga? And then you sat at the back of a yoga class as the teacher said ridiculous things like "juice your spine" and you wondered what the heck you were doing?<p>Yeah, we're here to help.<p>Yoga doesn't need to be shrouded in mystery. This week, we caught up with …

The Selection at Auschwitz

Seventy years ago today, Soviet troops liberated the Auschwitz concentration camp in German-occupied southern Poland where, from 1942 on, the Nazis …

New Study Shows How the Pushup Can Rival the Bench Press

You don’t need any iron to build serious upper-body strength and work your muscles from head to toe<p>Trade in your barbell for your body: The pushup is just as effective for building chest and arm strength as the bench press, finds a new study in the <i>Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research</i>.<p>Now, …

The True Tragedy Of "American Sniper"

What America’s most popular war movie says about our nation’s continued alienation from the front lines. Warning: Spoiler ahead.<p>I love war movies: not for the explosions or the patriotism, but because they gave me a window into the world that structured the days of my onetime boyfriend and best …

Solitude Can Be Your Most Powerful Thinking Tool

One of those moments where life is happening to us instead of us happening to life?<p>If you have, you are most certainly not alone.<p>Let's face it: Life can be hectic at times and most definitely get the best of us. This is where your most powerful thinking tool can shed wonderful light: Solitude.<p>The …

Success

Why good leaders make you feel safe | Simon Sinek

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

From Brazil to Iceland to Korea: Go Around the World In 11 Bands

Memorial Day marks the official start of summer — and as the weather warms up, cubicle-glazed minds may start turning towards the idea of vacation. …

The Body-Weight Blitz

This challenge works all of your muscles, and you never have to lift a weight—except your own<p>No weights, no nonsense. "You don't need dumbbells, barbells, or machines to prove you're fit," says Todd Durkin, C.S.C.S., author of <i>The IMPACT! Body Plan.</i> "When you're on the road or don't have access to a …

Ditch Your Skinny Calves

Long pants season is over. Target your lower legs and increase your athleticism with these simple calf exercises<p>Rock-solid lower legs not only look great in shorts, but they're also essential to athletic performance. "When running or jumping, your calves help absorb shock from your joints," says BJ …

The New Face of Heroin

Eve Rivait rode her first horse when she was five, too small to get her feet through the stirrups, let alone give the animal a kick that registered. …

Ajit Narayanan: A word game to communicate in any language

The SeaOrbiter Futuristic Marine Research Vessel Just Reached its CrowdFunding Goal, Set to Begin Construction

Now that the futuristic SeaOrbiter marine vessel has successfully completed its crowdfunding campaign, the project is ready to enter the construction …

Pretty, Vacant

<b>Zaha Hadid Architects’ new Galaxy Soho building in Beijing is a masterclass in rendered reality, yet it already has issues with vacancy,</b> …

Glasses & Prescription Eyeglasses

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Must-Have Suits

Could a Smile Make Your Meds Work Better?

A new study confirms the effects of positive thinking<p>You know you should heed the glass-half-full mentality—it’s been linked to a longer, happier, and healthier life. But now, Harvard Medical School researchers say that following the old adage could even make you think a drug works better than it …

The Gadget That Could Transform Your Meetings

You won't ever need to type up notes again<p>Say goodbye to plain old pen and paper. On this week’s episode of <i>Men’s Health Live</i>, cohost Gregg Stebben hits the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and chats with Bryan Rodrigues, the vice president of marketing for Livescribe. The company's digital …

Soft and Organic Design: Textural Concrete Tiles with Flowery Motifs

<b>Textural concrete tiles</b> can be adapted to various creative design concepts. Looking for a new way to innovate your house? Why not try the soft …

Developers are turning Central Park into Central Dark with mega-thin towers

Welcome to Central Dark.<p>A new generation of mega-tall skyscrapers being built along 57th St. for foreign billionaires will cast a long shadow over …

BBQ Eggplant Sliders with Caesar Coleslaw

Eggplants are magic little things. They can be textured and meaty like in an Eggplant Parmesan, or they can be smooth as silk like in baba ghanoush. …

The year ahead: ten amazing science and technology innovations coming up in 2014

From the world's largest underground hotel to Star Wars-style holographic communication, the coming year is set to unveil an array of incredible advances in science and technology<p><b>Beam yourself across the world</b><p>The growth in video communication has been exponential. Skype now boasts 300 million …

Cyclist Utopia Unveiled in Norman Foster's Elevated SkyCycle Highways

Architect and cycling enthusiast Sir Norman Foster just unveiled plans for the SkyCycle, a “cycle utopia” that soars up and above the congested …

Cycling