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7 Lessons You Can Learn from Shooting with a Camera Phone

What would your reaction be if someone suggested that you should cut all ties with one of your best friends and closest companions? No, I’m not …

Mobile Photography

Don't Ever Get Locked Out of Your House

2. Turn the torque tool parallel to the ground (round end pointed away from the latch) and insert the prongs into the lock. Keep pressure on the torque in the direction you want it to turn. (Locks on the left side of a door open clockwise; locks on the right go counterclockwise.) Leave the torque …

How To: Build a Wardrobe with 15 Key Pieces

How To: Build a Wardrobe with 15 Key Pieces

15 New Muscle Builders

<b>2. Sculpt bolder shoulders</b><br>Strong, stable shoulders will help you lift more weight in nearly every upper-body exercise. So start each upper-body workout with the band pull-apart, suggests Shon Grosse, P.T., C.S.C.S., owner of Comprehensive Physical Therapy and Fitness in Colmar, Pennsylvania. It …

How to Take Great Photos Using Your Android Phone

Smartphone cameras have gotten powerful, and sometimes even more powerful than point-and-shoot digital cameras. Camera phones, like that on the Nokia …

Tupac Shakur's Murder Examined in New 'National Geographic' Doc

"If Justin Bieber had gotten shot in Tupac's car, we'd know more," says Arsenio Hall<p>Close to two decades after Tupac Shakur died of gunshot wounds …

Rap & Hip-Hop

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

Bob Marley: The Stories Behind 17 Rare and Unseen Images

Photographer Dennis Morris shares his memories of a close working relationship with the global superstar<p>British photographer Dennis Morris was a high …

Bob Marley

How to Start a Fire Without Matches | The Art of Manliness

There is a primal link between man and fire. Every man should know how to start one. A manly man knows how to start one without matches. It’s an …

Tips and Tricks for Getting the Most out of Netflix

You like action flicks. So why does Netflix keep suggesting romantic comedies?<p>It’s Friday night, and you’ve got a hot date with Netflix and your couch. While you won’’t have to fuss over what to wear (pajamas!) or what to eat (popcorn and wine count as a meal, right?), deciding what to watch is …

Getting to Know Your DSLR: Part One

Today’s article is aimed at the newcomers amongst you, both to Lightstalking and to photography itself. Today we are going to take a look at getting …

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50 Most Inspirational Quotes in Sports

It doesn't matter if your dad owns a professional sports team or if you play squash on the weekends with Rupert Murdoch; if you don't perform as an elite athlete or coach, then you're history.<p>Consequently, the people in this list are uniquely qualified to inspire.<p>Major sports figures have …

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Shift workers beware: Sleep loss may cause brain damage, new research says

Are you a truck driver or shift worker planning to catch up on some sleep this weekend?<p>Cramming in extra hours of shut-eye may not make up for those lost pulling all-nighters, new research indicates.<p>The damage may already be done -- brain damage, that is, said neuroscientist Sigrid Veasey from the …

​12 Heroes and Villains Who Kicked the Incredible Hulk's Green Ass

The Hulk is Incredible, Indestructible, Rampaging, the Strongest one there is, and a noted smashing enthusiastic. What he is not, however, is …

How to Save Your Phone When It Falls in the Toilet

Of all the things that belong in the toilet, most would agree that cellphones definitely don't make the list. Then how does it come to pass that 19% …

Improve Your Deadlift

That's why I believe <i>everyone</i> should deadlift. From professional athletes to housewives to retirees, the exercise is a good fit for the majority of people that step into a gym. After all, most people deadlift on a daily basis anyway. Picking up a bag of salt? That's a deadlift. Hoisting a bag of …

What Else Pairs with Navy Blazers Besides Khakis?

What Else Pairs with a Navy Blazer Besides Khakis?<p>Forget what your mom told you, but remember your favorite pants<p>While navy blazers were once the stuff of prep schools and country clubs, the more modern versions can be pretty versatile. We suggest you break out of the preppie paring and rock yours …

Hottest Trend You've Never Heard of... "The Butt Grab" Pose

You want earth shattering news. <b>The Butt Grab</b> <b>Pose</b> is the single greatest and hottest post of the internet that no one is talking about. He 100% made …

11 Incredible Facts About Venus Flytraps

They eat bugs. They’ve got awesome reflexes. And now they come in robot form (keep reading). Some of the most influential people who ever lived have …

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7 Rules of Conditioning

Here's what you need to know...<p>Loaded exercises can be used as part of a conditioning session to not only lose fat and build endurance, but also …

7 nutrient deficiencies that can make you sick

Tired? Depressed? Always under the weather? You might not be getting the right amount of these vitamins and minerals.<p>Today’s average restaurant meal …

The Insanity Of Bitcoin, Explained

There’s no better way to appreciate the trippiness of the digital currency Bitcoin than this hallucinatory animated video.<p>If you’ve been paying attention to the news, you might have heard that digital currency Bitcoin is currently the talk of Wall Street after skyrocketing in value to trade at over …

Pictures: Locals Drill for Oil by Hand in Myanmar

Across Myanmar, independent laborers prospect for oil using grueling manual techniques. But as large energy companies eye the newly opened country, the days of drilling for small operators may be numbered.

13 Fascinating Facts About Bees

Sure, you know that bees pollinate our crops and give us honey. But there's so much more to these buzzing insects than that.<p>1. Their sting has some …

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