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Pictures of the Week 8.11.16

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Big Night for Phelps, Biles and Fiji in Rio: Pictures

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Tears and Cheers on Day 7 at the Rio Olympics: Pictures

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Pictures of the Week 9.1.16

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Kim Jong-un goes for nuclear option in familiar brinkmanship

North Korean policy is always opaque so it is unclear whether Kim’s moves to develop a ballistic nuclear missile system are calculated or wildly impulsive<p>There is a tendency to dismiss Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s youthful dictator, as a buffoon and a lightweight. His pudgy looks and weird haircut – …

The Week in Review: The Evolution of Marriage Equality

Inside Flipboard / June 27, 2014<p>Though it’s been a year since the Supreme Court struck down part of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), both …

More Sex, Please

I thought I would emerge from Shh, a new women-only sensual healing retreat with outposts in England and on Ibiza, with skills to help hone my sexual prowess and render me goddess-like—in short, make me total catnip to men. Instead, I came home with an eyelid stye so hideous it forced me to cancel …

India plans to build the world's largest floating solar farm

Solar farms need three things: sunlight, photovoltaic panels and a huge expanse of land. It's the third in that list that's hampering green efforts in countries like India, where space is scarce and therefore very expensive. That's why India is copying Japan's (pictured) idea of building floating …

HelLA: A Web Series #OnlyinHelLA

<b>ABOUT THE SHOW:</b> Hel<b>LA</b> is a web series about life in LA… Episodes range from 30 seconds to 2 minutes long, and each deal with a specific 'only in LA' …

Kickboxing for Killer Abs

Unleash your fierce side as you punch and kick away flab to unveil a flat stomach<p>1. Bob and Weave Circle<p>A<p>B<p>C<p><b>A.</b><p>Stand in a sumo stance with feet wider …

Workouts

What The Color of Your Urine Says About You (Infographic)

Human urine has been a useful tool of diagnosis since the earliest days of medicine. The color, density, and smell of urine can reveal much about the …

Stringing it together

FINDING the best deal online for a flight, train connection or rental car is pretty straightforward. But figuring out the cheapest and fastest …

Credit companies seek global payment standard

<b>MasterCard, Visa and American Express are proposing a new token-based standard to improve the simplicity and security of online and mobile …

Apple looking to rapidly expand in India, a report says

Apple (s AAPL) is planning to enter small towns in India and open many “stores” in the country, according to a report in the Economic Times, an …

The Best Way to Reduce Post-Workout Soreness

Adding this secret ingredient to your pre-workout beverage could help you bounce back from a tough workout faster<p>When you add an extra mile onto your run or decide to lift the heavier weights, you expect to feel the burn the next day—but your post-workout recovery doesn’t have to be so painful: …

Beautiful Underwater Panoramas are Being Used to Help Scientists Save Coral Reefs

Stunning, breathtaking, gorgeous, take your pick, any number of adjectives would work to describe the world’s coral reefs. But, sadly, another word …

check out this sweet new septum piece we got in black gold with prong peridot

This amazing septum piece from Body Vision LA is available in Rose gold, White gold and Yellow gold.

Running On Air: Breathing Technique

A revolutionary way to breathe can help you run better and sidestep injury.<p><i>This article was adapted from Running on Air: The Revolutionary Way to Run Better by Breathing Smarter, by Budd Coates, M.S., and Claire Kowalchik (Rodale, 2013). The book teaches how to use the principles and methods of</i> …

Yoga

The Fit Five: Bulk Up With Body Weight

Fitness enthusiasts around the world have always advocated for body-weight exercises, but to the beginner and even some seasoned lifters these …

3 Ways to Stay Motivated When You REALLY Don't Want to Work Out

For the days when you'd rather sit on the couch<p>A couple of days ago, Melissa Arnot, the women's record holder for Everest summits and an Eddie Bauer First Ascent Mountain Guide, came to the <i>Women's Health</i> office—and she said something a little shocking: "If there is a way to get out of working out, …

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Scientists use crowdsourcing to classify over 300,000 galaxies

Modern telescopes have presented astronomers with a problem: there are too many images of galaxies for scientists to classify every single one. But crowdsourcing has an answer. Since 2007, some astronomers have enlisted "citizen scientists" to do the heavy lifting through a project known as Galaxy …

First weather report on an extrasolar planet

<i>(Image: NASA/JPL-Caltech/MIT)</i><p>Astronomers have mapped the clouds on a planet outside our solar system – the first exoweather report. The outlook …