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Turkish Coffee Custard

The second pastry chef ever to win the James Beard Award for Rising Star Chef, Camille Cogswell is known for melding Israeli ingredients with her own …

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Nine Ways to Focus a Wandering Mind [Infographic]

Picture this: You're slouched in a meeting, supposedly paying attention, but your mind has wandered off, churning out various to-do lists, thinking …

5 Healthy High-Protein Snacks That Could Double as Dessert

Protein is the powerhouse nutrient we absolutely can’t live without. The amino acids that make up protein are necessary for boosting your metabolism, …

This is what's inside the fridges of 7 top fitness stars and personal trainers

Summer is finally upon us, meaning for many, healthy eating will be firmly on the agenda.<p>If you're in need of some inspiration, all you need to do is take a peek inside the fridges of some of the most influential fitness fanatics.<p>Wren Kitchens teamed up with seven influencers — including a blogger, …

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Telegram plans multi-billion dollar ICO for chat cryptocurrency

Encrypted messaging startup Telegram plans to launch its own blockchain platform and native cryptocurrency, powering payments on its chat app and beyond. According to multiple sources which have spoken to TechCrunch, the “Telegram Open Network” (TON) will be a new, ‘third generation’ blockchain …

Green Walls Anyone Can Grow

At once sculptural and organic, Helen Kontouris’ Botanical Planter Screens provide a sense natural visual separation to indoor and outdoor spaces …

Sculpt an Upper-Body of Steel With These 5 Exercises | Men’s Health

<b>Directions:</b> Perform the following exercises—with the recommended number of reps and rests—in order.<p>1. <b>Barbell Back Squat</b><p>These squats don’t only work your legs, but they work your core, too. In order to properly execute the squat, your main ab muscles along with your obliques all need to be engaged. …

The Melt-In-Your-Mouth Cookie You'll Want All Winter

<i>Welcome to The Cookbook Cookie Parade: a new cookie from a new cookbook every Friday. Are your sheet pans (and stomachs) ready?</i><p><i>Today: Delicate snowball cookies get a nutty, nibby crunch.</i><p>Snowballs, Russian Tea Cakes, Polvorones, Austrian Crescents— these ubiquitous light, sugar-dusted shortbread …

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Want Giant Arms? Try These Ridiculous Bicep Curls​ | Men’s Health

To start the routine, perform seven bicep curls from the middle of the lift to the top, so that at the bottom part of your lift, your forearm is roughly perpendicular to your upper arm. This is typically the hardest part of the bicep curl, so you’re going to do it first.<p>Then you’re going to perform …

​Sculpt Your Back and Arms With This Three-Move Circuit​ | Men’s Health

That’s a lot of reps in total. Start with a split stance (or, as some might call it, a lunge). “Get the knee really close to the ground so the legs and core work,” Fata says.<p>Then lean forward with two dumbbells and curl up, really squeezing the biceps and getting the blood rushing to those …

Robinhood, a stock-trading app built for millennials, is growing up

Robinhood, the brokerage known for its sleek mobile app for zero-commission stock trading, is unveiling a web platform.<p>The new web platform looks more like an e-commerce site, where users can comparison shop, cofounder Baiju Bhatt told Business Insider. Users can check, for instance, Apple's stock …

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These 4 Exercises Will Get You a Killer Upper Body In No Time

Our fitness editor shows you the best moves for your biceps and triceps<p>Arm workouts are simultaneously loved and under-appreciated. In fitness circles, it's common to talk about missing leg day and how all guys ever do is work on their arms. But there's a reason arm workouts are so popular: they're …

​You Only Need a Pair of Dumbbells For This Grueling 20-Minute Workout | Men’s Health

For your first minute (let’s call it Minute A), you’re going to focus on your legs. Hit 10 squats holding the weights in your hands in a neutral grip. Then it’s immediately onto 10 jump squats (weights down, please). Finish your minute with 10 pulses—like little squats, closer to the ground. “If …

Anarchy Abs Core and Arm Workout​ | Men’s Health

Just grab two kettlebells or dumbbells. “Start with the supinated grips,” White Jr. says, meaning keep your back straight and kettlebells in-hand with your palms facing you.<p>Then, slowly—<i>oh, so slowly</i>—squat down, and do a bicep curl. “You know everybody likes biceps,” says White Jr., and truer words …

How to Get ​Massive Biceps, Triceps and Shoulders | Men’s Health

But it’s not like I was born with these arms.<p>I’ve been lifting systematically since I was 28. I’d say it took at least a decade to get to the point where strangers on the street would stop and point at my arms. Since then I’ve become a certified strength coach, opened my own gym in New York, and …

This Anarchy Abs-Inspired Workout Will Burn Fat and Sculpt Your Arms​​ | Men’s Health

<b>1) Pigeon Stretch with Rotation</b><p>Start on all fours. Place your left leg on the floor, knee near your left wrist, foot near your right hip, right leg straight. Slide your left arm down and to your right. Swing back, then up and left. Hold. That’s 1 rep; do 6. Switch sides. Repeat.<p><b>2) Scapular</b> …

How to Do the Box Rock | Men's Health

The box rock is just one of the many exercises included in Durante’s new (and free) workout program, Gymnast Jacked, available now in the <i>Men’s Health</i> app.<p>While the box rock is typically done using a box, as the name suggests, you can do it using almost anything that will allow you to elevate your …

These Healthy Baked Oatmeal Cups Are a Breakfast Savior

When you're having one of <i>those</i> mornings — you know, the frantic ones when you oversleep and forgot to set the coffee the night before and can't find …

No university needed: A Stanford-born company is equipping India’s youth for well-paid tech jobs

After his father suffered a heart attack last year, 16-year old Ayan Saha had to quickly look for a job to support his family. Living below the poverty line in the state of West Bengal, he didn’t have the three-to-four years required to pursue a college degree. As he had some knowledge of Java from …

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The 4 Best Exercises for Perfect Biceps | Men’s Health

That's the idea behind these four biceps curls. Each can be used on its own, or as a second or third exercise on the day you're really hammering your arms. (And for more exercises that will chisel your arms, check out Metashred Extreme from <i>Men's Health</i>.)<p><b>Lying Forehead Cable Curls:</b><br>Lie with your back …

Jeremy Lee’s recipe for apple and almond tart

Allens Farm was a favourite of mine, supplying me often with good produce from their Kentish cherry orchard. Tucked away behind high-banked roads near Sevenoaks, it was famous primarily for cobnuts, but produced a host of marvellous fruit boughs, too. The trees – instead of growing in serried …

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9 Ways to Shred Your Core Using Only a Pullup Bar

Get off the floor and take your core workout up a notch with these moves<p>Hanging leg raises are an advanced core exercise that not only molds rock-hard abs, but also improves your upper-body strength and endurance.<p>So what exactly makes hanging raises so much more challenging than lying leg raises? …

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Get A Full-Body Workout Using Only A Pullup Bar | Men's Health

Obviously, body-weight workouts are king, because while others can always take your equipment, they can never take your body. (And if they do, you’ve been kidnapped and should probably stop worrying about your workout.)<p>One of the best workouts you can arm yourself with is one that requires only one …

Elbike is a simple stealthy singlespeed electric bike

<b>This customizable e-bike is available in 200 colors, gets up to 50 miles per charge, & weighs in at 33 pounds, yet costs just over $1000.</b><p>Oh, no, …

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It Looks Like We Have More 'Blame!' And 'Knights Of Sidonia' Anime On The Way

According to anime director Hiroyuki Seshita, it looks like we have some more <i>Blame!</i> and <i>Knights of Sidonia</i> anime to look forward to.<p>While at Annecy promoting the new <i>Godzilla</i> anime, Seshita confirmed that not only is a third season of <i>Knights of Sidonia</i> planned but also a second <i>Blame!</i> movie as well.<p>In …

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​These 25 Moves Will Give You Rock-Hard Abs​ | Men’s Health

Gymnastics-inspired movements such as the hollow body hold and L-sit train your entire core, reaching deep into the tranverse abdominis, which is essential for great posture and back health—not to mention a tight midsection.<p>Plyometric exercises such as tuck jumps and lateral jumps carry over the …

​This 3-Move Routine Will Help You Build the Perfect Chest | Men’s Health

The key to this workout is the crossover pushup, which hits the inner part of your chest, a portion of your pecs that basic pushups don't always target.<p>To do the crossover pushup, you'll anchor a resistance band (we like this one from WODFitters) to something low to the ground, hold it in one hand, …

This 15-Minute Finisher Will Blast Your Biceps​ | Men’s Health

Start with 10 to 12 lying cable curls. Work to keep your upper arms nearly parallel to the floor here. If they start to rise, that's a sign that your front shoulders are doing some of the work. You're doing this workout for biceps, so front shoulder involvement isn't something you want.<p>As soon as …

​The Best Abs Workout You're Not Doing

This workout is not for the faint of heart—or abs<p>This workout is not for the faint of heart—or abs. L-sits find their roots in gymnastics and require high levels of upper body strength and stability. That being said, you don't have to be a gymnast to add these moves into your workout.<p>Aside from …

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5 Alternatives to Calf Raises That Will Get You Ready for Shorts Season

Give these workouts a try.<p>It's warm out, which means you're probably wearing <i>shorts</i> in public for the first time in months. But since there is no sight more painful than an otherwise fit, stylish gentlemen sporting a pair of spindly, reedy, twig-like legs that protrude down from his shorts and into …

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