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Video: The Ride of the Dead - A Mountain Bike Race on a Thousand Year Old Mexican Trail.

The Trans Sierra Norte is a three-day enduro mountain bike race that takes place in the Mexican highlands near the town of Oaxacan. The race features …

Top 10: Pacific Northwest’s snowiest spots

Hellooo, skiers! We may think of Vail, Aspen and Tahoe as snow central, but according to SnowBrains, the ski and snowboard news site co-founded by UC …

This Halloween Candy Graveyard Is Worth Saving Your Leftover Sweets For

Are you looking for a way to spruce up your Halloween candy? This candy graveyard will do the trick! Who can resist layers of brownies, creamy chocolate pudding, whipped topping, and every Halloween candy imaginable? This makes for the perfect party dessert, or you can grab a spoon and dig in by …

A Thru-Hike for Everyone: 5 Trails Under 200 Miles

Recent books and movies have inspired countless hikers and potential hikers to dream about thru-hiking one of the “big three” of America’s long …

High-Protein, Low-Carb Vegan Breakfasts

Plant-based food gets a bad rap for being too high in carbs. But that doesn't have to be true for all vegan food. If you're trying to lose weight, …

Video: Essential Mountain Biking Skills - How to Climb

Last week I shared a video that provide tips for new mountain bikers on how to learn to bunny hop, which is an essential skill that can help you …

We Tried a Dozen Frozen Pizzas & Ranked Them

We are living in a frozen-pizza-lover's paradise. Walk into any supermarket and you'll be dazzled by the bevy of options with various styles of crust …

Italian Food

This Is Possibly the Best Outdoor Shirt Ever

I’ve been a late convert to fancy synthetic top layers in the backcountry. Yes, I know “cotton kills,” which is why I’ve always had synthetic layers …

Elon Musk reveals SpaceX's full body suit for astronauts on Instagram, and it certainly looks futuristic

Elon Musk in a recent Instagram post has revealed the full body suit which will be worn by SpaceX astronauts who are scheduled to fly sometime in …

Space Exploration

A psychologist has honed a subliminal tactic to get what you want before you’ve asked for it

Robert Cialdini made his name on counseling everyday people about how to avoid being manipulated by advertisers, politicians, and lobbyists. Now, the Arizona State University psychology professor is advising people on how to become the manipulator.<p>Cialdini’s new book, <i>Pre-Suasion: A Revolutionary</i> …

Psychology

How to make your home energy efficient

Reduce your carbon footprint and increase your savings with these tips from the pros<p><i>Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in September 2016 and has been updated.</i><p>In our eco-conscious (and money-conscious) age, there’s really no excuse for wasting energy at home. There are dozens of …

13 Healthiest Snacks, According to 3 Dietitians

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Healthy Snacks<p>Healthiest Snacks For Weight Loss<p>13 Healthiest Snacks, According to 3 Dietitians<p>Shares<p>You're going to love this …

Turmeric-Mango Smoothie

Gold Ataulfo mangoes are ideal in smoothies, as they're creamy and much less fibrous than the red-green variety. Turmeric boasts a bounty of natural …

Healthy Eating

A New V-Shape Roof Can Collect Solar Power, Wind Power and Rain Water

Scientists have been busy designing a roof that uses not just solar power, but wind and rain power as well, to generate energy. There is a total of …

Renewable Energy

5 Knots Every Hiker and Backpacker Should Know

Increase Your Backcountry Skills by Learning These Knots<p>The right knot can be a life saver when you run into the unexpected in the backcountry. So if …

18 Crock Pot Dump Dinners With No Meat

Let dinner make itself.

Cooking

The beginner’s guide to cutting out sugar

If you had to pick a public health enemy number one, you could make a <i>very</i> strong case for (or really, against) sugar.<p>The sweet stuff’s been deemed …

Wellness

Deep space travel might blow your mind, but it could be bad for your heart

Bad news would-be astronauts: Traveling into deep space could be bad for your heart.<p>In a study published Thursday in Scientific Reports, researchers found that astronauts who went to the moon were almost five times more likely to die of cardiovascular disease than astronauts who remained in …

Space Exploration

The best activity shoes for men: Action Packed

I spend a lot of time being active outdoors, so I really value good footwear that’s comfortable, robust and meets the needs of whatever activity I’m doing, from rock climbing to trail running and hiking, to various water sports. There are plenty of good shoes out there to choose from, but here are …

Backpacking

57 Make-Ahead Breakfasts so You Can Sleep in and Eat Well All Week

We're all about the make-ahead breakfast, for those mornings that we just really don't have time.<p><b>As much as we'd love to</b>, we don't have time to make restaurant-ready breakfasts each and every morning for ourselves and our loved ones. That's why we have frittatas, porridges, puddings, bars, and so …

Breakfast

4 healthy breakfast recipes that will help you get summer ready

With swimsuit season around the corner, we’re more motivated than ever to stick to healthy meals. What better place to start than breakfast?<p>The key to building a better morning meal is combining protein with antioxidant filled fruit — this winning duo is ideal for sustained energy and …

Is fasting + hiking the best way for full-body rejuvenation?

Re-centering, reconnection with nature, a detox of your internal organs and all the benefits of natural fresh air are just a few of the many …