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Why you should always avoid a fist fight

Losing a punch-up is worse than being dumped or getting sacked - and winning one isn't much better either. But even pacifists can't avoid a fist …

12 Fearless Female Role Models You Should Know (But Probably Don't) | Inc.com

If you want your kids to be successful, one of the first things is to expose them to positive role models. It turns out this might be especially true for girls.<p>Researchers writing in the <i>Journal of Experimental Social Psychology</i> found that "exposing women to highly successful female role models" …

Women's History

101 Quotes by Lao Tzu That Will Open Your Mind to New Dimensions

Lao Tzu was an ancient philosopher and writer who founded the philosophical framework for Taoism, which has had a huge influence on Chinese …

Alternative Facts In A Post-Truth World?

<i>This article was originally published at Stratfor.com.</i><p><b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>The Global Affairs column is curated by Stratfor’s board of contributors, a diverse group of thinkers whose expertise inspires rigorous and innovative thought. Their opinions are their own and serve to complement and even challenge</i> …

Williams College

The Burpee Workout That Special Forces Soldiers Use to Get Insanely Fit — Men's Health

It’s not for the faint of heart, but it has an incredible ability to give you strength, speed, and insane endurance. Those are all skills that make you harder to take down. That’s why I’d do it when I was fighting in the UFC, and why I give it to the Special Forces soldiers that I train at Gym …

Humans Settled In North America 24,000 Years Ago, During The Last Ice Age, 10,000 Years Earlier Than Previously Thought: Study

Apart from a few unsubstantiated theories, it was understood that human settlements in North America, made by settlers who crossed over from Russia …

Burn maximum fat in 4 weeks with the 'wheel' workout

<b>Duration</b> 25<p><b>Exercises</b> 8<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Think of a workout as a big wheel. The hub is your main exercise—the one that drives most of the changes you’d …

Exercise

From date night to cold showers: 20 habits that changed readers' lives

Small changes can sometimes make the biggest difference. Here our readers suggest the hobbies or routines that might make 2017 that bit brighter<p>“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” If it’s good enough for Aristotle, it’s good enough for us. So what rituals …

High Blood Pressure

Tiny houses in 2016: more tricked-out and eco-friendly

Possibilities are endless even in a tiny house<p>Another year in our housing-crunched yet sustainability-minded world means another year of folks exploring down-sized lifestyles in tiny homes. Used for everything from housing the homeless to short-term rentals to, yes, full-time residences, these …

Want to Be a Better Dad in 2017? Science Says Do This | Inc.com

Many dads will set out to be better fathers in 2017 than they were in 2016. However, sometimes the parenting resources for dads are lacking, and they're left guessing as to how to improve.<p>All the studies show that the influence fathers have in the lives of their children is far greater than what …

Parenting

Introduction to Ancient Greek History: A Free Online Course from Yale

Taught by Yale professor Donald Kagan, this introductory course in Greek history traces "the development of Greek civilization as manifested in …

Yale

The Most Dangerous Philosopher in the World

The revelations about Russian involvement in the hacking of the Democratic Party officials, intending to vault Trump over Clinton, have added more …

Top 15 Tiny House Design Ideas and their Costs - Green Living Ideas - RemodelingImage.com - Remodeling Ideas, Costs, Tips, and Advice

<b>Sustainable Home Living Ideas for Minimalism and Comfort Explained in a fun way, plus beautiful examples of Tiny Homes!</b><p>When I found out about the …

House Design

The 10x10 shred extension workouts

Whether you've heard of it or not, German Volume Training, or GVT for short, has been around the weightlifting world since the 70s. The idea between …

There is More Than Just Asteroids Threatening Life from Space

Nothing is a given. Evolution could have had an entirely different outcome. However, since it turned out the way it did, maybe we have to analyze …

Extinction

Everything you need to know about EMOM workouts

“EMOM” stands for “every minute on the minute” and it’s when you begin a prescribed number of reps of an exercise at the top of a minute and then …

Modern War Institute: The most effective weapon on the battlefield is concrete

Forget a Marine and his rifle, forget rockets, mortars, air support, tanks; forget everything — the most effective weapon on the modern battlefield is concrete, according to Major John Spencer of the Modern War Institute at West Point.<p>Spencer details his time deployed in Iraq, and how more than …

The 2-Minute Arm Workout to Build Strong Biceps

Having strong biceps is an advantage for athletes in a myriad of sports, including hockey, badminton, baseball, football, and more.<p>As an orthopedic …

New Theory of Gravity Does Away With Need for Dark Matter

<i>Erik Verlinde explains his new view of gravity</i><p>Let’s be honest. Dark matter’s a pain in the butt. Astronomers have gone to great lengths to explain …

Sunset over America: it’s time for the next superpower

On Thursday morning I was doing some work with the radio on, which was playing In Our Time, the Radio 4 programme which discusses ideas and events …

Like It or Not, Donald Trump Saw the Economic Crisis the Others Didn’t

The Great Recession changed everything, and the leading figures in both parties failed to grasp how deeply. And so we got what we’ve got.<p>Donald Trump …

Economics

America's Dominance Is Over -- By 2030, We'll Have A Handful Of Global Powers

<b>By Robert Muggah</b><p>The world’s political landscape in 2030 will look considerably different to the present one. Nation states will remain the central players. There will be no single hegemonic force but instead a handful of countries – the U.S., Russia, China, Germany, India and Japan chief among them …

Globalization

Kettlebells Beat Dumbbells for Biceps

6 Exercises for New Arm Growth<p>The Kettlebell Cure for Small Biceps<p>Kettlebells provide exclusive benefits and unique kinds of biceps stimulation that …

Workouts

Floating homes: a solution to flooding, crowded cities and unaffordable housing

Architects from Amsterdam to Lagos are building on water to try to tackle the twin urban pressures of population density and climate change<p>It’s a timber-clad house with open-plan living, pale floorboards and large windows giving views across Chichester canal. This building designed by London-based …

Housing

The U.S. Army Is Testing Aim-Stabilized Weapons

This new type of smart gun could dramatically improve a soldier's aim<p>This month the U.S. Army's Army Expeditionary Warrior Experiments (AEWE) program tested the AimLock Stabilized Weapon Platform for the first time during a live fire exercise. This ungainly-looking gun seeks to revolutionize the …

U.S. Army

Iceland Is Drilling The Hottest Hole in The World to Get Electricity From Magma

It's time to go deep.<p>A new project in Iceland is drilling down into the molten magma that flows through volcanoes, in the hopes of establishing a …

Is a Better World Possible Without U.S. Military Force?

It’s fiction to pretend that the most powerful nation can ever be truly “neutral” in foreign conflicts.<p>The eight years of the Obama presidency have offered us a natural experiment of sorts. Not all U.S. presidents are similar on foreign policy, and not all (or any) U.S. presidents are quite like …

This Ultimate Doomsday Rifle Shoots 21 Different Calibers Of Ammunition

In a post-apocalyptic scenario where survival is dependent upon scavenging resources, it pays to be prepared. That’s the thinking behind Scavenger 6, …

5 Ways Yoga Can Improve Your Martial Arts Practice

For starters, the fundamentals of both practices are awareness, consciousness, and mindfulness, both on the mat, and in life. Those who practice it …

Martial Arts

5 Reasons Sinestro Is The Greatest Lantern

Hal Jordan, Kyle Rayner, Saint Walker, and heck, even Mogo get mentioned when asked which ring-slinger is the best. But we’re not here to talk about …

Geek