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9 Ultra-Luxe Yoga Retreats We Can at Least Dream About

We compiled a list of 9 drool-worthy yoga getaways that seem to offer it all. While out of most of our budgets, we can still dream, right? Here’s …

Yoga

The Secret to Better Arm Balances: How to Lift Off Without Falling On Your Face

The secret to better arm balances is about relaxing the body, enabling your joints to support you in a lift instead of falling on your face.<p>2.6K<p>SHARES<p>…

Yoga

The Long Trail to the River Camp

I ride along a narrow trail, racing the dark, following the river. I’m not sure where I am and I’m not sure it matters. The only reality is the trail …

Hiking

Can Mazda save the petrol engine?

In the beginning there was the internal combustion engine, and it was pretty good. Moved the world, gave us motorsport and ice-cream vans, and only …

Mazda

Concrete Planes and Glass Walls Steal the Spotlight at Miravent House

There is beauty in simplicity. This is especially true in case of home design and decorating. Instead of spending endless hours on complicated form …

Interior Design

A concrete and steel house in California designed by Faulkner Architects

Faulkner architects has designed a family retreat for a hard-working AIDS researcher based in New York City. The home, which is immersed in the natural landscape of Truckee in California, intends to bring restorative calm upon its inhabitants, prioritising closeness with nature and leaving raw …

Architecture

Sam Briggs Wins 18.1 CrossFit Open Workout Announcement

Sam Briggs has beaten Kristin Holte to win the 18.1 CrossFit Open Workout Announcement!Kristin Holte took an early lead in the first Open Workout but …

CrossFit

The 6 Best Alternatives to Lululemon’s Coveted Wunder Under Tights

It’s no wonder why fans of Lululemon’s Wunder Hi-Rise Tights are eager to splurge on this essential piece of activewear. With an ultra-flattering, …

Clothing

The Perfect Match: Beer, Feminism and Weed

OkCupid also found another activity that shares this feminist tendency: smoking marijuana. It’s an activity that’s less driven by conventional …

Feminism

Mikey Wright just beat Kanoa Igarashi twice.

Both Kanoa Igarashi and Mikey Wright ride for Quiksilver, but at a glance they come from different surfing planets. Kanoa is the quintessential, …

Aquatic Sports

Russians Dominate Women’s Figure Skating on Day 14: Pictures

Winter Olympics

Man Studied Google Maps, Apple Maps and Waze for an Entire Year to Determine Which Is the Best

There are many ways to get from point A to point B, but which app truly gives you the best route?<p>Most people have their preferred popular navigation …

Android News

The Nest is a modern tiny house that visitors can rent

Making the deliberate move into a smaller space such as a tiny house can be daunting. So it's no wonder that renting one to try it out first is a …

Tiny House Movement

Existing EV batteries could be recharged five times faster

Lithium-ion batteries have massively improved in the last half-decade, but there are still issues. The biggest, especially for EVs, is that charging takes too long to make them as useful as regular cars for highway driving. Researchers from the University of Warwick (WMG) have discovered that we …

Electric Vehicles

Why Every Hiker Should Take A Map and Compass Navigation Course

Whether it’s for a short day hike, or roughing it for a few days in the backcountry, there are certain essentials that most hikers won’t leave home …

Hiking

Genesis Has Beaten The Germans—And Everyone Else—In Consumer Reports

Genesis debuted in the U.S. as a separate nameplate in 2016 with the G80 and G90, before unleashing the G70 late last year as they began an …

South Korea

These 12 States Could Pass Marijuana Laws This Year

Quite a few states could pass marijuana laws this year. Legalization has been a slow but steady process in recent years. In particular, 2016 was a …

Cannabis

This Device Could Be the Answer to Your Sinus Congestion — and It's Under $20

If you've ever noticed some time near the water at the beach makes you feel a lot better when you're congested, you aren't alone. Salt water and salty air have a lot of health properties, and sometimes we can get some of those benefits of the salt without being anywhere near the beach, via a salt …

Alternative Medicine

The connection between smoking pot and better sex

“It just makes sex so much better. You feel your entire body relaxing, and every sensation is heightened. I don’t know how, but it somehow delays …

Cannabis

I Tried Kundalini Yoga and It Totally Pushed Me Outside My Comfort Zone

Think about yoga, and you probably feel an instant sense of zen. There's all that deep breathing. If being warm is your thing, then there are entire studios dedicated to allowing you to get your Downward Dog on in a hot room. And then there's all that feel-good lingo that instructors preach in …

Yoga

Dreamy modern courtyard house is a seaside haven

Auhaus Architecture arranged the rooms around a central, protected green space<p>Built in the coastal town of Barwon Heads in Southern Australia, this homey modern abode was designed to withstand the area’s seaside weather.<p>Created by Auhaus Architecture, the residence features a facade clad in …

Architecture

Exploring Lisbon and Its Surrounding Areas

The charming city is laid back, the locals are friendly and the food is amazing<p>By Claire Carponen<p>Lisbon, one of Europe’s oldest cities, has an …

European Travel

Portugal Travel Guide

If you want to have a relaxing time with your family and still surf, then April to July is quite nice, prices are more affordable and it’s not overly …

Travel Guides

Joya Villas / Studio Saxe

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Set in the rainforest of Santa Teresa, Costa Rica, two modern homes project out of the landscape and are …

Central America

The Limits of Human Endurance Are Embedded In the Brain

Being able to go further faster is not just about how much iron you can lift.<p>The brain’s role in endurance is, perhaps, the single most controversial …

Marathons

Stunning California home was inspired by oak trees

Field Architecture crafted a gorgeous modern home of concrete, steel, cedar, and glass<p>When Field Architecture first saw the build site in Portola Valley outside of San Francisco, it was a lush wooded hillside dotted with oaks—and the clients wanted to keep it that way. A retired couple with a …

Architecture

9 Delicious Reasons Why You Should Visit Portugal

You know how it is when you return from a trip and you’ve had the most wonderful time. I keep asking people, “Have you visited Portugal, yet?” The …

European Travel

Hug House / React Architects

‘A hug is a form of physical intimacy, universal in human communities, in which two or more people put their arms around the neck, back, or waist of …

Design

I Tried These Weed-Infused Sodas, and I'd Much Rather Sip on These Than Beer

As cannabis continues to go mainstream, more and more companies are trying to figure out ways to incorporate the plant into friendly products. I've been dabbling in this "enhanced" category, which includes items like pot-infused olive oil, and it's been a nice change from the usual joint. But the …

Cannabis

10 Items of Gear Every Outdoors-Person Needs to Own

<b>What outdoor activity excites you?</b> Ski-touring? Stand-up paddleboarding? Canoe-tripping? Whatever turns your crank (cycling?), there's specialized …

Camping