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Muhammad Ali: A Life in Pictures

Trainers

Here's How Long Sex Lasts on Average, According to Science

3.6K<p>SHARES<p>Let's make on thing clear up front: good sex lasts as long as it needs to, depending on your preferences. But according to scientific …

8 Martin Luther King Jr. quotes that don't sanitize his legacy

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was one of the most influential black leaders in history. His legacy has inspired people around the world to fight for …

Black History

31 dazzling sunsets from around the world

Even the most mundane destinations turn into dazzling dreamscapes at sunset.<p>And when the sun sets on the world's most beautiful landmarks? We'll let …

12 Easy Crock Pot and Slow Cooker Recipes for the Week - Chowhound

Cooking anything on a weeknight can be a hassle, let alone a complete meal. But luckily, a crockpot can be your saving grace. Just set it in the …

Cooking

These are the the most crystal-clear images of Pluto yet

Remember when Pluto was this strange, faraway planet (or dwarf planet, depending on when you grew up) that science textbooks knew very little about? It wasn’t that long ago that we didn’t know things like its true color, composition, or really much of anything about its topography. Well, that’s all …

Solar System

Ideas in Food's Best Japanese-Style Fried Chicken Just Happens to Be Gluten-Free

<i>Editor's Note:</i> I've been a huge fan of Aki and Alex of the blog Ideas in Food ever since I was a little chef-ling burning meat as a line cook in Boston. With their newest book, <i>Gluten-Free Flour Power</i>, they turn their considerable intellect to gluten-free recipes, developing unique solutions for …

Cooking

How a $200 a Month Side Hustle Can Change Your Life

<i>Today’s post comes from Neal Frankle, a Certified Financial Planner in Los Angeles. Neal reached out to me with an inspiring story about how earning</i> …

How to Get What You Want at Work

Getting what you want is often exceedingly difficult. Everyone knows what it’s like to want something: a promotion at work, a date with your crush, …

High School Football

Darth days ahead: Vader to appear in Star Wars spinoff

Didn’t think you’d see Darth Vader in the new round of Star Wars movies? He finds your lack of faith disturbing.<p>While everyone’s favorite darksider …

We're in the middle of the world's sixth mass extinction event — and may not be able to stop it

A new head-spinning research paper published this month in the journal Science Advances finds that a mass extinction is underway — the sixth of its kind in Earth's 4.5 billion year history.<p>Since the year 1900, 69 mammal species are believed to have gone extinct, along with about 400 other types of …

Biodiversity

11 Better-Than-Basic July 4th Hot Dogs and Sausages

True, grilled meat doesn't need much gussying up to taste good, and most of your July 4th barbecue guests will be happy to scarf down a plain old hot dog and move on with their lives. But you can get a basic frank at any ballpark, and if you're ever going to make a homemade hot dog really special, …

Cooking

Jessica Alba Loves Spicy Food: I'll 'Burn a Hole Through My Stomach' - Great Ideas : People.com

<b>Jessica Alba</b> definitely has a spicy side.<p>When talking about her go-to dinner, the actress and entrepreneur told Delish.com: “I try to always have a …

Why Is This Planet Acting Like A Comet?

Scientists catch a Neptune-style orbiter by its very long tail<p>Some planets that are now small, hot, and rocky may have started off as icy giants like Neptune. Orbiting too close to their stars, their gassy shells boiled off until all that’s left is a rocky core. That’s what scientists have thought …

Lexus Unveils The Lexus Of Hoverboards

Hoverbort hoverbort<p>Set in the far-off year of 2015, the 1989 film <i>Back To The Future: Part II</i> features a complex meditation on fate and foreknowledge of events. More importantly, it also has freakin’ hoverboards, the logical next step from earth-bound skateboards. Now, luxury carmaker Lexus created …

More than a million people are using Slack every day now

Get your Slack facts<p>More than a million people use Slack every day now. You do, probably. Hard to imagine you reading a story about enterprise software if it wasn’t a part of your working life. Then again, Slack has always been a little weird like that. A year and a half ago, no one had ever heard …

Chef Michael Symon Says He's Inventing a New Style of Barbecue

Chef, restaurateur, TV personality, and cookbook author Michael Symon hopes to add a new feather to his chef's hat: Inventor of a brand-new regional barbecue style. Symon is currently working on a new restaurant in his hometown of Cleveland called Mabel's BBQ, and there — the chef tells <i>Playboy</i> — he …

BBQ

Students ROCKED Sun Life Stadium on Saturday

The 5 Steaks You Should Be Grilling Now

<i>Welcome to our new weekly series On the Grill, where our Sunday Dinners columnist Tom Hirschfeld will be showing us how to grill everything from steaks to salads with confidence (and style).</i><p><i>Today: How to grill the perfect steak, soup to nuts: the 5 best steaks to grill, the 5 rules for cooking them</i> …

Is there a link between the Higgs boson and dark energy?

The Universe is expanding at an accelerating rate and we’re not entirely sure why. To deal with the problem, scientists have conjured up dark energy, …

Caramelized Onion, Gruyere + Pepper Bacon Whole Wheat Pizza

In a large bowl, combine water, yeast, honey and olive oil. Mix with a spoon, then let sit until foamy, about 10 minutes. Add in 2 cups flour and …

Spectacular landscapes in HQ

Earth is a spectacularly beautiful, diverse place: filled to the brim with millions of species of plants and animals, mindblowing features that seem …

10 Cool Cocktails You Should Be Drinking If You Want To Look Like A Pro

“You should go talk to that broody guy drinking the Appletini over there,” said no woman to her friend ever.<p>In a boozy world polluted with …