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The 11 Most Zen Places On The Planet

More than just vacation destinations, some places have long been revered for their natural beauty and spiritual power. Whether sparkling lake, clear-blue ocean or majestic mountain, these spots will help you find your inner om.<p><b>Mount Kailash, Tibet. View Panoramic.</b><p>This mountain in western Tibet is a …

'Spieth is the better golfer. He, not McIlroy, is the best player in the world'

<i>Stories of interest you might have missed…</i><p>It seems the golf world is ready to declare Jordan Spieth the best player in the world. "After watching them play together for the first two rounds of the PGA Championship at Whistling Straits, here is the best way to compare and contrast them," ESPN's …

Steelers and Vikings Offer HOF Game Intrigue That Could Last All NFL Season

The two teams playing in the first game on the 2015 NFL calendar could also find themselves competing against each other in the last one.<p>Because when Super Bowl 50 takes place Feb. 7 in Santa Clara, California, 182 days after the Minnesota Vikings face the Pittsburgh Steelers in Sunday's Pro …

5 Crazy New Ideas Out Of Disney Research

A taste of the future in animation, motion capture, and 3-D printing, from five new papers published by Disney Research.<p>Leading up to this year’s Siggraph conference–the biggest event of the year in computer graphics and experimental UI–Disney Research comes with a collection of new papers that …

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Pro Football Hall of Fame Game 2015: Vikings vs. Steelers Time and TV Schedule

Football Sundays are back, beginning with the 2015 Pro Football Hall of Fame Game, a showdown between the Minnesota Vikings and Pittsburgh Steelers.<p>Any football is good football in the minds of fans, but this matchup in particular is as good a pick as any for the showcase—both teams appear on the …

Report: Under Armour filing to trademark Jordan Spieth's logo

Every great athlete these days has their own logo. Michael Jordan. Tiger Woods. Ken Griffey, Jr. Now, we've gotten a first look at 22-year-old Jordan Spieth's personal symbol.<p>According to a report from ESPN's Darren Rovell, Under Armour has filed for three trademarks to use Spieth's logo on its …

Fitness Friday: Train your ankles to swing like an athlete

It has been said that a good golf swing starts from the ground up, but that could be bad news if you regularly wear dress shoes or sit for most of the day. A common issue that can develop is poor ankle dorsiflexion (aka "lazy ankle"). If the ability to hinge the joint so your toes point upward is …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly4 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

Unclimbable

A few days before our trip into the Cirque of the Unclimbables was scheduled to begin, I saw a physiotherapist for the first time in my life. I’d been on standby for a week, hoping that someone would cancel on an appointment and I could sneak in at the last minute. In late July last year, sometime …

7 photos of Rory McIlroy and his new BFF Niall Horan teeing it up at the BMW PGA Pro-Am

This is getting to the point of an official bromance. Rory McIlroy had One Direction star Niall Horan caddie for him at this year's Masters Par 3 Contest, which surely upped Augusta National's following by the "teenie bopper" generation for the week.<p>Now Rory and Niall are teeing it up at the BMW …

Mysterious space plane blasts off for secretive US air force mission

X-37B craft launched from Cape Canaveral on Wednesday, its fourth long orbital flight in five years – but many details of the trip are being kept secret<p>A mysterious robotic space plane launched its secretive mission for the US air force on Wednesday, its fourth long orbital flight in five years.<p>The …

Footloose: The 8 Best Hiking Sandals

Climbing a mountain isn’t just for those draped in flannel, slathered in beard oil, and wearing cumbersome boots. During warm weather, when taking on …

106 Years After the First Airline Formed, a Company Has Finally Made the Middle Seat Halfway-Pleasant

If Thompson Aero Seating has its way, the days of cramming into the middle seat, engaging in the passive-aggressive skirmish for the armrests, will …

Best of Montana in Summer: Places to Stay

Find out where to stay to see sweeping mountain vistas and lesser-known landscapes in Montana.<p><b>Rent a Rustic Cabin, National Forests</b><p>If you're into roughing it in the backwoods but want more than a tent over your head, a rustic cabin rented from Recreation.gov is just the answer. In Montana, there …

Best Tours in the Pacific Islands and Oceania 2015

Travel<p>From Traveler Magazine's 2015 Tours of a Lifetime<p><b>Australia: Oz, Round Two</b><p>Been to Sydney, Uluru, and the Great Barrier Reef? This alternate down-under itinerary highlights the vast Kimberley region and Ningaloo Reef in Western Australia, where you’ll fly over the Bungle Bungle Range and swim …

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French replica of revolutionary frigate sets sail for Boston

With champagne, fireworks and a presidential blessing, a painstakingly built replica of the frigate once used to bring French troops and funds to American revolutionaries is setting sail for Boston.<p>Saturday night's celebratory sendoff for the $27 million Hermione seeks to retrace the 213-foot …

Top Ab Workout Routines For Women

Although both men and women use ab workout routines, typically they are very different since the muscles between a man and a woman respond …

Unexpected Foods You Should Avoid Before Exercise

It’s no secret that you need food to fuel your fitness—though what works best might vary by time and workout type. That said, when eaten before a …

In Focus: The Beauty Of Our U.S. National Parks

Book in Brief: How to Clone a Mammoth

Science & InnovationLaelaps<p>“Will there ever be a real Jurassic Park?” I’ve heard this question more times than I can count. The answer is always “No“. Aside from the problem of getting a viable clone to develop inside a bird egg – one that scientists haven’t cracked yet – DNA’s postmortem decay …

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Jordan Spieth 'plays the game as if touched by the heavens'

<i>Stories of interest you might have missed…</i><p>"Jordan Spieth is the new Tiger Woods," the headline in the Telegraph reads. Oliver Brown explores the potential of Spieth to be a transcendent star. "Spieth, ultimately, could have far greater influence than McIlroy in appealing to the American mass …

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Jordan Spieth Leaves the Masters Field in His Wake

The 21-year-old’s record-breaking performance overshadows all the storylines on Day 2.<p>Augusta, Ga.<p>Poor Charley Hoffman.<p>The journeyman 38-year-old, mostly known for the mullet he used to sport and for once tossing his putter into a lake in the middle of a round, picked the worst year ever to play …

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Tour Wife Diary

<i>Erin Walker, wife of Jimmy Walker, will be sharing with GolfDigest.com her thoughts on what it's like to be a PGA Tour wife at the Masters. Follow her musings (@Tourwifetravels) from Augusta National all week.</i><p>It was really, really difficult to see anything in the first two rounds. I probably saw …

Phil Mickelson says to catch Jordan Spieth, "We're going to have to get a little fire in the golf course"

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- A Friday back-nine rally lifted Phil Mickelson into sixth place entering the weekend at Augusta National. Now he's looking for a little help from the weather in his quest for a fourth green jacket.<p>Mickelson improved his position on the leader board with four birdies over the final …

Superb Spieth sets Masters halfway record

Apr 10, 2015<p>Jordan Spieth carded the lowest halfway total in Masters history to take a massive step closer to a first major title at Augusta National …

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2015 Tours of a Lifetime

Best of Montana in Summer: Outdoor Recreation

Check out the must-do local activities for outdoor enthusiasts visiting Montana this season.<p><b>Go Paddling in the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument, Fort Benton</b><p>For 149 miles, the Upper Missouri National Wild and Scenic River slices through the central Montana prairie. Paddling along the …

The beach body abs workout

This highly demanding abdominal workout is specifically designed to train the core region throughout the three planes of motion, and produce …

Four 5-minute Circuit Workouts to Build Impressively Shredded Six-pack Abs

Your abs don’t need much more than a clean diet and a quick beating in the gym from time to time. In fact, carving out a six-pack can be done with …