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This Hack Will Change the Way You Shred Chicken

In theory, shredding meat should be easy. You just have to grab some forks, get your hands a little dirty, and it’ll be done…eventually. But it’s …

Cooking

Save up to 80% in the Square Enix Anniversary Sale

<b>Get ready to save big and shop in a bit of a random, Supermarket Sweep fashion – it’s the massive Square Enix Anniversary Sale.</b>Square Enix knows a …

Next Free Amazon/Twitch Prime Game Is Available [Last Chance]

Those in the market for a new game that won't cost them a penny are in luck, provided they have an Amazon Prime membership. The next free PC game to be offered through Twitch Prime--which is one of the perks of an Amazon Prime membership--is now available, and it's a good one.<p>Civilization IV: The …

Civilization (Video Game)

Looking Back On Xenogears, 20 Years Later

Although these it's not mentioned as often today as some of its contemporaries, Xenogears is nevertheless a cult-classic RPG. Released in 1998 for the original PlayStation by the company then known as Squaresoft, Xenogears set the stage for a series of games that continues today, two decades …

Gaming

The 15 Most Important Exercises for Men

Every guy who’s into fitness has some methodology, piece of equipment, or program they like over anything else. Some like to circuit train every day, …

Exercise

Exploring the Planets With an Amateur Telescope

If you're a new telescope owner, the whole sky is your playground. But if you're a beginner, you may want to start by looking for planets. The …

Grilled Cheese Game Strong

<i>Follow NYT Food on Facebook</i><i>,</i> <i>Instagram</i><i>,</i> <i>Twitter</i> <i>and</i> <i>Pinterest</i><i>.</i> <i>Get regular updates from NYT Cooking, with recipe suggestions, cooking tips and shopping advice</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. Six days past Thanksgiving, and there’s still a little cranberry sauce in the fridge. I’ll make grilled cheese sandwiches with it …

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For Better Landscape Photos, Rethink Your Definition of Landscape

Photo courtesy of Flash Parker, shot on the Nikon D7500.<p>Picking an unusual vantage point and incorporating a cultural element are among Nikon …

Landscape Photography

What to Cook Tonight

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. I generally peddle recipes in this space. I make noises about terrific dishes that …

Onions

An Instagrammer's guide to travelling

Anyone who has been to Europe knows that travelling to this beautiful part of the world doesn’t come cheap, but it is possible to travel on a budget while still having the trip of your dreams. Instagrammer Laura McWhinnie, aka @thisislandlife, provides her top 10 money saving tips to use when …

Top 10

How do vegetarian diets affect cholesterol levels?

A new review of almost 50 studies related to nutrition suggests that plant-based diets are associated with lower total cholesterol levels. The …

Watch a fully self-driving Tesla navigate intersections and city streets

Tesla revealed it would be building all vehicles complete with all the hardware onboard they need to achieve full self-driving in the future, and also published a short demo video of the prototype software in action at the time. Now, a new video shows a self-driving Tesla making its way through a …

The 5 Best Ways to (Finally) Lose That Gut

Repeat after me: “Crunches do not burn belly fat.” And it’s not just crunches. Neither will planks, leg throws, nor the yoga boat pose. “These exercises can strengthen your abs muscles, but those muscles will still be hidden under a cover of chub,” says Chris Piegza, training manager at David …

7 Ways to Power Your Home With Renewable Energy

Power your home, save money, and help the environment.<p>Unless you're filthy rich, you're probably always on the lookout for ways to save a couple bucks. One of the best ways to cut your monthly bills is by investing in renewable energy. Not from the power plant, but stuff you can scare up …

How to visit all mainland US National Parks in one optimised road trip

The creator of the most efficient US road trip ever has turned his sights on creating the optimum route for visiting all the US National Parks by car.<p>Click here for an interactive version<p>Randy Olson, a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Pennsylvania, created the map to celebrate the 100 …

15 exercises to develop the best glutes in the gym

Glutes are king as far as the hierarchy of your muscles is concerned. "For athletic performance, overall lower body power, strength, speed, and …

NASA Invests In Suspended Animation, Growable Space Habitats, And More

To take us to Mars and beyond<p>NASA wants to put humans on Mars in the 2030s, and it's probably going to take some crazy ideas to get us there. Toward that end, the NASA Innovative Advanced Concepts (NIAC) Program has just announced a second round of funding for 8 crazy, futuristic, brain-tickling …

5 Tips For Running On The Treadmill The Right Way

I've coached hundreds of runners over the years. I'm a RRCA-certified running coach and an ACE-certified group fitness instructor. I loved training …

Marathons

The Best Building Muscle Steps to Improves your Appearance.

You know that building muscle improves your appearance and daily function. A stronger, leaner body enhances your athletic performance, potentially …

'Finally, I decided to do it': How a TODAY staffer lost 50 pounds in 5 months

He's been called the "Magic Mike" of stage managers, and personally singled out for his charm by our very own Kathie Lee and Hoda.<p>But it wasn't overnight that TODAY's 31-year-old stage manager Yosef Herzog lost 50 pounds and turned into the fitness guru that he is today. It required a lot of hard …

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How to Get Ripped Biceps Without Using Protein Shakes.

Having a pair of well-defined biceps can complement your short-sleeve shirts and tank tops. Increasing muscular definition in your biceps involves …

Here's How To Start Running, Stick With It, And Not Totally Hate It

Because it does not have to be the worst.<p>Thumb and social image via Thinkstock and Flickr user Patrick/Creative Commons.

Marathons

How to Become a Runner Even if You Think You Hate Running

Build a runner's body — and bragging rights — in weeks.<p>Non-runners tend to share one distinct talent: They're brilliant at making excuses. But unless you're legitimately injured, there's no good reason to write off one of the simplest physical activities — regardless of your current fitness …

Fitness

CrossFit Jump Rope Workout | Men's Health

(For more cutting-edge workouts that’ll help you in the best shape of your life, check out our new app for iPhone and iPad: <b>Men’s Health Personal Fitness Trainer</b>. It’s loaded with the workouts and exercises you need to get the body you want.)<p>But fair warning: He’s not talking about mindlessly …

Code Master board game teaches online coding skills...offline

There seems to be no shortage of websites or online games that will help teach our kids coding so they can be ready to head out into this …