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This Man Planned the Most Efficient U.S. Road Trip of All Time

Here's how to watch the 2016 Summer Olympics

Finally, the Olympics are here.<p>Well, technically, they already started with women's soccer on Wednesday (a USA victory!) and men's soccer on …

6 Things Only Those Who Have Travelled Solo Will Understand

Travelling alone may not be at the top of your list but once you’ve conquered countries on your own, you’ll feel a sense of satisfaction like no …

I’m Not Even 30 and I’m Too Old for Music Festivals

Never again.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i><p>Last weekend was my first (and last) attempt at festival camping.<p>I've been to music festivals before, but they were either day-long events or I wussed out and chose to stay at nearby accommodations instead of slumming it on the campgrounds with …

Olympics 2016: How Olympic athletes work out

What does it take to become an Olympic athlete? Lots of training. A collection of competitors from multiple sports outline their work out routines for the 2016 Olympics in Rio.<p>Wake up. Go to work. Sit in meetings. Grab lunch. More meetings. Couple breaks. Clock out and head home. Almost everyone …

Want More Success and Happiness? No Joke, Science Says Avoid Pride

Research says pride comes in two different personalities. One you definitely want to avoid, if you want to live life to the fullest.<p>Do you consider yourself a proud person? Well, after this article, you may want to re-consider whether it's serving you or working against you. As it turns out, a rare …

Paul Greengrass Forced Matt Damon To ‘Suffer’ At The Gym For ‘Jason Bourne’

It’s been almost a decade since Matt Damon appeared on the big screen as Jason Bourne, the super spy with a less-than-super memory. That’s about to change with the release of <i>Jason Bourne</i>, and according to Damon and his director, Paul Greengrass, that long gap between movies required the actor to …

Man leaves rat race to grow dream permaculture farm - and it's flourishing after 3 years

Andrew Martin left the fast-paced business world in order to live a more simple and sustainable life in balance with nature. He and his wife Beth …

Permaculture

New cigarette taxes could be on ballot in hesitant states

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — An entire generation has come of age since the last time Missouri raised its cigarette tax, from 13 cents a pack to 17 …

Public Health

Want To Retire In Your 30s And Travel The World? This Woman Did

Most people think you need to wait until the retirement age of 65 to stop working and escape the 9-to-5 grind. Ever thought about what it would be like to retire early and travel the world? Anita Dhake, a former Chicago-based lawyer, had that fantasy — and she was so driven that she quit her job …

Shipping

Take the Ultimate Spanish Road Trip from Barcelona

Medieval villages, back roads, and the Wild Pyrenees<p>Leave behind the beaches of Barcelona and drive northwest, toward the French border, and you’ll …

Five Awesome Science Courses You Can Take Online Completely Free

Editor's Blog Photo credit: Yulia Grigoryeva/ShutterstockScience often gets a bad rap for being inaccessible. But it’s actually never been easier to …

MOOCs

Make Your Life Easier: 17 Grab-and-Go Breakfast Recipes

With a little make-ahead savvy, these breakfast options are perfectly portable.<p>We get it: Most mornings, you're dining on the go. With a little make-ahead savvy, these breakfast options are perfectly portable and don't require repeating "YES, I SAID EXTRA HASH BROWNS" into a drive-thru microphone. …

Breakfast