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ELLE Brazil Recreates 5 Iconic Paintings With Real People, And The Results Are Impressive

We’ve seen many recreations of famous artwork over the last couple of years, each time breathing new life into all-too-familiar landscapes. The …

Art

Cycling: Australian Ewan sprints to Giro stage seven victory | Reuters

(Reuters) - Australian Caleb Ewan showed his true colors again when he won a bunch sprint to take the seventh stage of the Giro d’Italia on Friday.<p>The pocket-sized Orica-Scott rider, who had not won since claiming a Tour of Abu Dhabi stage in February, launched the sprint about 300 meters from the …

Japan protests Russian military buildup plan in decades-old islands dispute | Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan has protested to Russia over its plan to boost troop strength on disputed islands, Japan’s top government spokesman said on Thursday, the latest move in a territorial row that has overshadowed ties since World War Two.<p>A general view shows the Island of Kunashir, one of four …

The ancient story behind Valentine's Day is more brutal than romantic

<b>• Valentine's Day is the time of year to show your love by dropping money on flowers and chocolates— or grouse about how cheesy and consumerist the holiday is.</b><p><b>• Valentine's Day's religious origins have taken a backseat.</b><p><b>• There were multiple St. Valentines throughout history, and the feast day first</b> …

5 Fundamental Core and Abdominal Exercises for Beginners

<b>If you’re newer to training or getting back into shape, I’m sure you’ve heard about core training.</b> Perhaps you’ve heard about it in magazines or …

4 Detox Water Recipes to Help You De-Bloat

When used in the context of your diet, the words <i>cleanse</i> and <i>detox</i> are quite controversial. This is mostly because some commercial cleanses and "detox" …

10 simple and warming soups for winter

Hot soup is one of life's greatest comforts, particularly if you've been out in the cold and wet. We've hand-picked a selection of nourishing and …

Worth Trying: Only Two Exercises And Two Cups of This A Day For A Completely Flat Stomach

This article will reveal two extremely beneficial cardio exercises and one drink that will flatten your belly in almost no time!<p>Women who have done …

“Invincible” Bike’s Thief-Beating Design Saves City Cycling

Part of the excitement of city biking: the thrill of returning to find your wheels still where you chained them. Call it transportation roulette, if …

Insanely Motivating Fitness Girls That Will Inspire You Start Healthy Life.

Today our Motivating Fitness Girl On Instagram That Will Inspire You To Get Fit and start a Healthy Lifestyle is " pamela_rf"<p>With around 1.9 million …

Build Your Hip and Glute Strength to Climb Like a Boss Through the Trails

It's time to kick your strength routine into high gear.<p>Welcome to week three of your hiking training plan! (Get a refresher on weeks one and two.) By now you should be feeling stronger and more flexible. Since we're halfway through the plan, it's time to start increasing the intensity of your …

Stretching

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Build a DIY Flexible Camera Mount for Just $8

If you need an accessory for mounting your camera to random places, instead of purchasing a Gorillapod (or something similar), you can go a thrifty …

DIY