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5 Reasons You've Stopped Building Muscle

Common Mistakes That Halt Your Gains<p>1 – You've Stopped Getting Stronger<p>When you first start training, watching the weight on the bar go up each week …

23 Of The Oldest Color Photos Ever Taken

Here's what the world looked like in color, over 100 years ago.<p>In 1907, brothers Auguste and Louis Lumière made history by transforming the monochromatic world of photography into vibrant color with their new invention, the Autochrome Lumière.<p>In the years before this invention, color was usually …

The 11 best botanical gardens in the United States

Beat the heat in these urban paradises<p>Summer is in full swing, which means there’s no better time to play outdoors. But even diehard city lovers sometimes tire of the incessant urban annoyances in the summer months: the long commutes, the endless pavement, and the oppressive heat.<p>Luckily, nearly …

Botanical Gardens

These Monster Waves at the World's Craziest Surf Destination Are Unbelievable

The huge swells were approaching 100 feet high.<p>The peculiar undersea geography near Nazare, Portugal, makes this seaside village one of the premier surfing destinations in the world. It's where champion big-wave surfer Garrett McNamara rode an unthinkable 100-foot wave. And this winter has been …

Aquatic Sports

Six Stretches to Help Your Stiff Back Feel and Move Better

The reasons for feeling discomfort along your back are pretty complex, but too much sitting or staying in one position for too long can be among the …

Yoga

The Common Foods Dogs Can and Can’t Eat

Most dogs will happily chow down on human food, whether you give them a treat or they sneakily steal something off the counter. But some foods can be …

Nutrition

The unbelievable story of why Marlon Brando rejected his 1973 Oscar for 'The Godfather'

On March 5, 1973, Marlon Brando declined the best actor Academy Award for his gut-wrenching performance as Vito Corleone in "The Godfather." He did so for an unexpected reason.<p>In the 1960s, Brando's career had slid into decline. His previous two movies — the famously over-budget "One-Eyed Jacks" …

Marlon Brando

Pilots Swear By This One Carry-on Bag

And it's less than $150.<p>Finding the perfect carry-on bag is a bit of an oxymoron: what you need to pack can vary wildly, depending on your …

Colonists shipped Native Americans abroad as slaves - Futurity

New research shows that surrender didn't spare many Native Americans from enslavement by English colonists during King Philip's War in 1675-6.

Native Americans

The old-school muscle-building plan for mammoth gains

<b>Duration</b> 45<p><b>Exercises</b> 5-9<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>In the past, you may have tried what many lifters call "pre-exhaustion" training, a philosophy based on …

Muscle

Awesome Art Picks: Supergirl, Wolverine, Plastic Man, and More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

7 Of The World's Most Beautiful Snorkelling Destinations

The most spectacular views on this earth don’t necessarily happen above the great blue ocean. Under the sea lies a colourful, tranquil world full of …

A huge mouth and no anus – this could be our earliest known ancestor

Thought to have lived 540 million years ago, the discovery of Saccorhytus coronarious fossils sheds light on the early stages of evolution<p>You won’t find it in your family album, but a tiny prehistoric creature with a bag-like body, a huge mouth and no anus has become the best candidate yet for our …

Paleontology

7 Top Indoor Growing Beginner Tips (An Easy Guide)

7 Essential Indoor Growing Tips (From the Pros)<p>Have you ever thought about starting an indoor farm?<p>Why don't more people have indoor farms?<p>Well …

A surfing book that even had Barack Obama hooked

It’s brilliant, but is it about sport? That, as panel member John Inverdale admitted on Thursday, was the only question that might have prevented Barbarian Days – A Surfing Life from being named William Hill Sports Book of the Year.<p>In the end, though, Inverdale and his fellow judges decided that …

Barack Obama

Draymond Green trolls Cleveland with a ‘3-1’ jab after Indians’ World Series loss

It didn’t take long, after the Indians lost to the Cubs in Game 7 Wednesday (or early Thursday, on the East Coast), for Draymond Green to remind Cleveland that its baseball team had blown a 3-1 lead in the series. In fact, Chicago players barely had time to spill onto the field in joyous …

Basketball

David Duke Had A Giant White Supremacist Meltdown At The Louisiana U.S. Senate Debate

Former KKK Grand Wizard David Duke had a bloody meltdown during the Louisiana U.S. Senate Debate. This clip starts off with a chip on Duke’s shoulder against moderator John Snell as Duke angrily shouts, “Let me rebut! Let me rebut!” Well, this escalated quickly regardless of context, which we’ll …

The Bundy verdict proves the US is fine with armed white militants—but not Native American activists

You know a trial verdict is shocking when even the defense doesn’t see it coming. That’s what happened on Thursday, Oct. 27, when a federal jury acquitted anti-government militant Ammon Bundy, his brother Ryan Bundy, and five of their followers of charges related to their armed takeover of a …

Native Americans

Bipolar Disorder is Linked to Chronic Pain

Pain is not unfamiliar to people with bipolar disorder. The psychological pain that comes with depression and dysphoria can be debilitating. Like …

The 20 Best Crossovers In NBA History, Ranked

This IS NOT a “honor the best guys in NBA history” list. If someone helped mold and create the crossover, that doesn’t mean he’ll make this list. (I looked and looked, but Isiah Thomas never had a crossover nice enough to make it — that doesn’t mean he isn’t one of the greatest ballhandlers ever. …

Read a Chilling Letter From Bonnie and Clyde

It’s been more than 80 years since Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker charged through the back roads of Texas, Louisiana and Oklahoma, leading a trail of …

Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

STOCKHOLM (AP) — More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway.<p>The Norwegian Environment Agency has released eerie images showing a jumble of reindeer carcasses scattered across a small area on the Hardangervidda mountain plateau. The agency says 323 animals were …

Nature

Jamal Crawford's Life Was Threatened in 2001 Over Gambling Debts

Back when he was on the Bulls in ’01, Jamal Crawford used to run with Michael Jordan at pickup games as MJ contemplated a return to the …

Jamal Crawford

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'This Is the Only Way That Pipelines Will Be Stopped'

Dispatches from D.C.<p>WASHINGTON, D.C.—Things were not as usual on Wednesday afternoon in John Marshall Park, a semi-shady oasis next to the United States District Court for the District of Columbia. Dead in front of the building, five Native American drummers pounded and chanted and chanted and …

Oil & Gas Industry

Here's What Happens to Your Brain on LSD

Yes, there's a good chance it could make you more creative.<p>There isn't a whole lot of research out there about LSD, but that research is slowly growing, helped by this very small study. Like, 10 people small. Still, it's the first since the LSD heydays to study the connection between the drug and …

Consciousness

FSU Student Who Allegedly Tried to Eat Man's Face Drank Chemicals in Victim's Garage: Police

Before allegedly fatally stabbing a couple and trying to eat one victim’s face, police say the 19-year-old Florida State University student likely …

18-Year-Old Athlete Charged With Rape Gets Probation So He Can Attend College

David Becker was accused of assaulting two of his high school classmates while they were unconscious after a house party in April.<p>An 18-year-old Massachusetts student athlete accused of rape and sexual assault will avoid jail time, a criminal record, and the sex offender registry if he meets the …

FACT CHECK: Did LBJ Advocate: 'Convince the Lowest White Man He's Better Than the Best Colored Man'?

CLAIM<p>President Lyndon B. Johnson once said, "If you can convince the lowest white man he's better than the best colored man, he won't notice you're …

Fact Checking

Stephen Colbert Tears Ryan Lochte’s Rio ‘Exaggeration’ Apart In A ‘Face-To-Face’ ‘Interview’

Ryan Lochte is a 12-time Olympic gold medalist, second only to Michael Phelps, and won gold at the Rio games. And yet, the decorated swimmer will probably go down as the “silly American” who lied about being held up at gunpoint to Rio police in a bizarre fit of what some are calling “white …