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Never Too Old! 77-Year-Old Woman Transforms Herself Through CrossFit

Constance Tillett is proving it’s never too late to get in shape.<p>The 77-year-old has been taking CrossFit classes for the past 11 months at the …

China Set To Open World's Longest And Highest Glass-Bottom Bridge

<b>by Katie Watkins</b><p><b>This article originally appeared on ArchDaily</b><p>Courtesy of Haim Dotan Ltd. Architects and Urban Designers<p>China will soon finish construction on what will be the world’s tallest and longest glass pedestrian bridge, floating 300 meters above a canyon in the Zhangjiajie National Park. …

Grand Canyon

Take Your Vitamins And Supplements, Minus All The Artificial Ingredients

Many pills contain synthetic vitamins, fish and dairy products, and unknown fillers. A new company says it can make more pure products made only from plants.<p>Go ahead, feel good about taking nutritional supplements. Just don’t think about the fact that they might not contain whatever it is you think …

From A Stand-Up Paddleboard, A Street Artist Brings Life To Abandoned Waterfront Buildings

On a rusted and cracked wall, at an undisclosed location, a portrait of a young woman overlooks a grim waterway. The woman, who is eerily calm in expression, is larger than life and appears to be wading in the calm water, as if half-submerged in a bath.<p>Sean Yoro, the New York-based artist known as …

Paddleboarding

Study Says Fructose Causes Weight Gain and Inactivity

You get a quick energy boost from sweet foods, right? Turns out that sugar rush might be somewhat of a myth. Eating foods with fructose can not only cause you to gain weight but also change where fat is deposited on your body—and can actually make you <i>less</i> active, found researchers at the University …

Nutrition

Act_Romegialli completes underground swimming pool in the grounds of an Italian home

This sunken pavilion featuring a swimming pool and gym is set below the lawn of a home in northern Italy, and is connected to a new conservatory in …

Architecture

World’s tallest wood building proposed in Paris could store 3,700 metric tons of carbon

1/2<p>Wood Tower Paris by MGA<p>Michael Green Architecture (MGA) just unveiled a proposal for a carbon neutral wooden skyscraper in Paris that, if …

Skyscrapers

Spray-On Solar Power Will Likely Soon Change The World

• Home<br>• ><br>• Energy<br>• ><br>• Spray-On Solar Power Will Likely Soon Change The World<p>posted 3 years ago<br>Categories: Energy<p>New Energy Technologies is developing the …

Pregnant Women Who Exercise Cut Risk of Diabetes, Says Study

Expectant mothers who exercise can reduce by 30% their chances of developing gestational diabetes mellitus. Photograph: Guy Cali/Stock Connection …