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Iconic pen used by military, made by blind people turns 50

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Clifford Alexander scoops a handful of black ballpoint pens, drops them into a small box and shakes it with a blackjack …

North Carolina

Cleveland Browns Star Myles Garrett Says If Black People Get to Say “N*gga,” White People Should Be Able to Say It Too

<b>By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor</b><p>Cleveland Browns star Myles Garrett recently said publicly that if Black people get to use the N-word, White people …

44 Clever Inventions On Amazon That Would Make Inspector Gadget Jealous

Good old Inspector Gadget. Has there ever been a cooler guy in an overcoat? Truly ahead of his time, the zany '80s cartoon character was always …

Inventions

The Best Dumbbell Exercise You're Not Doing

12 Experts Share Their Favorite<p>The Question<p>What's the best dumbbell exercise that almost nobody does?<p>Dr. John Rusin – Strength Training Specialist …

Tip: Get Ripped with the Proximity Effect

Whether your goal is fat loss or muscle gain, here's a simple trick to increase your odds and boost diet compliance.<p>See It, Eat It, Regret It<p>There …

21 Cooking Charts That'll Make Any Foodie Say "Excuse Me, What?!"

* prints and tapes to fridge *

Tip: Push-Up, Stand Up, Squat Prisoner Jump Countdown

Start with one rep of each exercise, then do two on the next round. Keep the ladder going until you're doing 10 reps per movement on the last round. …

The morning routine experts recommend for peak productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?<p>Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

Time Management

Chicago Bears: Building Their Possible 2018 Coaching Staff

Ian Rapoport all but confirmed that John Fox will not be the Chicago Bears head coach going into the 2018 season. So that begs the question. Who will?<p>…

Death to Strength Standards!

3 Reasons They Just Don't Work<p>What's a Strength Standard?<p>You've heard many coaches and trainers talk about strength standards. For example, they'll …

I solemnly swear you need this Butterbeer mug cake recipe right now

Need something magical in your life? This Butterbeer mug cake is the perfect recipe to brew up when you want to feel like you’re at Hogwarts this …

A gas station desperate to curb drug overdoses turned its bathroom lights blue so people can't see their veins

A Sheetz gas station convenience store in the town of New Kensington, Pennsylvania has installed blue lights in its bathroom, hoping to curb illegal drug use.<p>"The blue light system makes it so that somebody who is looking to inject heroin or an opioid can't find their veins," Sheetz spokesman Nick …

University of British Columbia

Tip: Fix This Common Deadlifting Mistake

Many people are unaware they're doing this. Check it out.<p>One of the main flaws I see in most people's deadlift occurs when they start to initiate the …

Eerie footage shows what Fukushima looks like 6 years after the nuclear fallout

Two men are out to explore the abandoned, hidden, and forgotten parts of the world. They document their adventures on YouTube at "Explore the Unbeaten Path." Their latest adventure? A Fukushima ghost town.<p>They have released three videos of their time in Fukushima. You can watch their original …

Nuclear Energy

Man Who Took a Bullet in Las Vegas Issues Powerful Statement That Could Not Be More American

On Sunday, a shooter opened fire on a country music festival in Las Vegas killing 59, including himself, and injuring hundreds. One of those shot and …

Tip: The 6-12-30 Method for Big Quads

Your legs don't want to grow. Force them with this tough tri-set.<p>Crazy and Effective<p>Building big legs isn't easy. It takes a little bit of crazy to …

A Student Found an Ancient Canadian Village That's 10,000 Years Older Than The Pyramids

Incredible!<p>For hundreds (perhaps thousands) of years, generations of the Heiltsuk Nation - an indigenous group in British Columbia - have passed down …

Tip: A Supplement That Works Without Exercise

This supplement builds muscle and burns fat even without training... and of course it works even better if you do.<p>The herbal supplement forskolin is …

Body Fat

Prefab backyard studio now available as $6,800 DIY kit

It can be built in four to seven hours<p>Austin’s Sett Studio makes some pretty cool prefab backyard sheds, and now the firm is introducing a DIY option aimed at handy customers who want to tackle the project themselves—for a fraction of the cost. While Sett Studio’s designer tiny offices run between …

7 Smarter Exercises for Delts, Abs & Legs

How to Upgrade Your Favorite Exercises<p>All of these standard exercises are great, but you can make them work even better with some tweaking. So let's …

The New Biggest Dinosaur Ever Has Been Found And It’s 10 Times Larger Than A T-Rex

It's as big as 14 elephants, a seven-story building, two semi-trucks or 10 T-rex.The post The New Biggest Dinosaur Ever Has Been Found And It’s 10 …

Elephants

LaDainian Tomlinson used his Pro Football Hall of Fame speech to inspire and unify us

LaDainian Tomlinson was one of the headliners of this year’s Pro Football Hall of Fame class. Boy, did he deliver.<p>After Seattle Seahawks legend Kenny Easley’s impassioned statement about Black Lives Matter, Tomlinson came through and spoke for more than five minutes about America’s future. He …

Hall of Fame

Tip: Do This for 20 Minutes, Feel Great

Deload your spine, fix your posture, function better. Here's how.<p>You Need Some Horizontal Time<p>Strangely, sitting for long periods of time is one of …

Biomechanics

Tip: The Mineral That Treats Depression & Anxiety

If you're low in this mineral it could bring on the symptoms of depression or make them worse. Here's what you need to know.<p>126 People, 42 …

Tip: Increase Growth Hormone by 1700%

All you have to do is perform your reps in a specific way. Here's exactly how.<p>Growth hormone (GH) is a big deal to lifters. If you have enough of it …

The 6 Foundational Movement Patterns

Are You Training Them All?<p>The Magic 6<p>As a human, your body moves in pretty much the same way as other humans. In fact, there are six basic movement …

Workouts

NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Anthony Davis Trade, LeBron James and More

The NBA rumor mill has turned its attention to the future.<p>It's the next logical step after the league received a facelift with superstars such as Gordon Hayward moving around the league.<p>With the next step being a look ahead to the trade deadline and free agency in 2018, the shift offers some …

Federal Government Wakes Up To Surging Rooftop Solar

Like a rocket on a radar screen, small-scale solar energy has muscled its way into the government’s meticulous portrayal of the energy landscape.<p>For many years, the U.S. Energy Information Administration only released annual estimates of solar installations on homes and businesses, which once added …

Solar Power

How to Plant a Tree in the Desert

President Trump’s decision to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord was perplexing to Europeans for many reasons, not least of which was their determination that climate change represents a for-profit opportunity. In particular, the Dutch, who more or less invented water management …

Donald Trump

Tip: Two Tricks for Perfect Squats

Here's how to quickly fix your ugly squat and perfect your form.<p>Coaches use a lot of verbal cues to help people fix their squat form. A "cue" is …