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The Benefits of Being Cold

Year-round warmth is a modern luxury. Some scientists believe it is changing human metabolism.<p>When you first put on the ice vest, you will feel cold. Not intolerably cold, but cold enough to make you think, <i>What am I doing with my life?</i> Or, at least, as numbness spreads across your shoulders and …

Weight Loss

Canada police: 9 dead in 3 crime scenes

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Nine people, including seven adults and two young children, were found dead at three separate crime scenes in what …

Top 10 Happiest Cities

Top 10

Our Favorite Cycling Kickstarters of 2014

Michigan Paying Jim Harbaugh $5M a Year Is the Steal of the Season

Jim Harbaugh was introduced Tuesday as the head football coach at Michigan, returning to his alma mater after mutually parting ways with the San Francisco 49ers.<p>And he's giving the Wolverines a hometown discount.<p>According to Angelique S. Chengelis of <i>The Detroit News</i>, Michigan signed Harbaugh to a …

College Football

Explaining what Tom Brady's contract restructuring means

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady restructured his contract, as reported by ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.<p>Here is what it means:<p><b>It creates</b> …

United Airlines sues site that found loophole for cheap tickets

You know how it's often cheaper to fly from Chicago to Paris by booking a flight to Dubai, and then just getting off at the stopover, which happens to be Paris? Well, <i>you do now</i> thanks to a lawsuit from United Airlines and booking site Orbitz -- they're suing a site called Skiplagged, which arranges …

6 Caribbean Adventures Without the Crowds

Rule number one for outdoor lovers thinking about an escape to the Caribbean? Get off the beaten path. Otherwise you’ll be herded onto overdeveloped beaches and cookie-cutter resorts teeming with the same people you’re hoping to get away from. (If that’s what you want, a flight to South Florida is …

Caribbean

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

Hiking

Our 10 Favorite Outdoor Destinations Of The Year

Adventure travel in the outdoors on a tech blog? Hey, we do occasionally use a camera. Whatever, IndefinitelyWild went to some pretty cool places …

Los Angeles

Things you didn't know about the food at Walmart

It goes without saying that Walmart is nothing short of a business behemoth. It’s the world’s largest retailer and also the world’s largest grocer, with food and other grocery items accounting for more than half of all U.S. sales. Whether you’re a regular shopper or a critic who believes that …

McDonald’s has a new tactic... be less like McDonald’s

The fast food company has rebranded a Sydney-based McCafe as "The Corner" where it will be serving fresh, experimental dishes<p>In its time, <b>McDonald’s has tried its hand at a range of different combinations</b>: tamago burgers in Japan, lobster rolls in Canada and banana pies in Brazil, to name a few.<p>But …

McDonald's

The 10 most horrifying fast food creations of 2014

Be very afraid.<p>The fast food industry's sins are many. They commit wage theft and chronically underpay their workers. They market aggressively to targets that are poor, black and children. They're seemingly part of some coordinated mission to kill us all.<p>Seriously, with the atrocities rolled out …