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9 Ways to Make Riding in the Morning Easier

So you’re not a morning person. I get it—I have to bribe myself into semi-consciousness before 7 a.m., too. But there are certainly compelling reasons to change. Studies have shown that setting aside time for yourself early leads to a more relaxed feeling throughout the rest of the day. And …

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How to Plan a Weekend Micro-Adventure

The spirit of adventure can strike at any time—especially when you’re stuck in your office on a Monday. There you are at your desk, staring down the barrel of a full workweek, but the open road is calling and it doesn’t care that you’re out of vacation days.<p>So does that mean your wanderlust is …

This Is How Wine Gets Made in the 21st Century

The Secrets to Cooking With Wine

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Wine is of course incredible to drink, but it also comes in handy in the kitchen! It's easy to use but also important to make sure you know how to properly add it to a dish.<p>In the video above we talk to winemaker Charles Smith and get …

Why the French state has a team of UFO hunters

<b>Thousands of UFO sightings are reported every year but not many countries are willing to spend money investigating them - there is just one dedicated state-run team left in Europe. Is France onto something?</b><p>You don't need a time machine when you visit the French Space Centre headquarters in Toulouse …

#theLIST: The Best Wineries To Visit This Fall

Perfect for a long weekend trip this time of year, here the best wineries to visit right now.<p>Perfect for a long weekend trip this time of year, here the best wineries to visit, curated by Peter Eastlake, Food & Wine's 2013 Sommelier of the Year and newest member of the team at Wine Awesomeness.

'White Noise' For Your Nose Cancels Out Nasty Odors

Scientists have high hopes for "white noise" for the nose.<p>It turns out that two researchers have found the mathematical formula to create an olfactory equivalent of "white noise," which they say could be used to cancel out any pungent odors you may want to get rid of.<p>"This is different than …

Build a Survival Library: A Digital Bug-Out Kindle | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart, Senior Instructor at the Willow Haven Outdoor School for Survival, Preparedness & Bushcraft.</i><p>A …