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The 50 Absolute Fattest Cats I Could Find For You

Because you're worth it.<p>H/T to /r/delightfullychubby and /r/catloaf

Cute Animals

What goes into a magazine cover?

To capture an incredible magazine cover, an expert photographer and beautiful subject are needed. You’ll also require an entry-level Nikon camera, a springy floor and liquid nitrogen<p>Look again. That was the message on the cover of <i>Telegraph Magazine</i> on October 3. The cover featured the seemingly …

Paper's new iPhone app can replace your Moleskine

Even without an official iPad stylus (until yesterday, that is), FiftyThree's Paper for the iPad was one of the best apps out there for showing just how good Apple's tablet was for creating beautiful artwork, either with your finger or the company's Pencil accessory. The app has changed over the …

Rare photos of Colorado lynx captured by automated cameras

Now state researchers have captured photos of lynx as they prowl the San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado. Using automated cameras mounted in trees, the researchers are studying where lynx live and how well they're doing, said Eric Odell, manager of Colorado Parks and Wildlife's carnivore …

Wildlife

A Nutritionist's Holistic Guide to the Perfect Food Day

Steven Macari, founder of SLVRBK Health and nutritionist at Drive 495, shares what a day in the food life of a nutritionist looks like.<p>Given my body style and the type of metabolism I have, I tend to require more carbohydrates than most people. That being said, most people under-eat carbs (and …

J.K. Rowling says you've been pronouncing 'Voldemort' wrong

<b>(CNN) —</b> "He Who Must Not Be Named" is now also "He Whose Name Has Been Pronounced Wrong."<p>So says Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling -- which, incidentally, rhymes with "bowling" -- about the pronunciation of Lord Voldemort, the blockbuster series' creepy villain.<p>The fracas (pronounced "fray-cuss," …

Film Industry

5 Apps That Are Better Than A Personal Trainer

<i>By: Joe Oliveto</i><p><i>Credit: iStock</i><p>Tech geekery and fitness have historically gone together like socks and sandals: they just don't.<p>But conventional wisdom no longer applies now that we've all got devices in our pockets. If the apps below are any indication, this geekery can help us get in the best shape …

Apps

These Are the Best Workouts for Every Part of Your Bod

They say health is wealth, and fitting in regular exercise is an essential part of the plan. But for workout newbies, the fitness world can seem like a terribly intimidating place, especially when you’re crunched on time. We asked Re:Make 2015 speaker (get your tickets here!) and Blogilates founder …

Hacking

5 Ways to Think Yourself Skinny: The Harvard Study That'll Shock You

<i>Feeling your best doesn't start in the gym. Check out this study shared by YourTango on the role that positive thinking plays in being healthier.</i><p>I talk (and write, and think!) a lot about mindfulness. It can help you feel happier; it can help you become better at everything; it can make you eat …

You Can Legitamtely Sleep Under The Stars In This Clear Bubble Tent

<i>By Men's Gear, as seen on DETAILS</i>.<p><i>(photos courtesy of The Bubble Tent)</i><p>Exhibitionists rejoice! You can now enjoy camping and all of nature without the annoying distraction of some tent fabric in the way. The Bubble Tent ($1,140) is your transparent outdoor shelter, rugged enough for any season.<p>Made …

Camping

Is Your Weight Healthy? Take This 30-Second Test to Find Out | Women's Health

Want to find out if you're in the clear? Here's the easy, 30-second test:<p>Cut a piece of string to the length of your height, then fold it in half and wrap it around your waist. If the ends overlap, your waist is less than half your height—the ideal range. Snug string? Time to trim down.<p><i>For more</i> …

'She's a wild woman, she's a shaman': Nicki Minaj becomes a feminist art muse

Inspired by Minaj’s ‘radical’ video Anaconda – and outraged by the slut-shaming that followed – French artist Camille Henrot is reimagining the rapper in a series of delicate line drawings<p>Nicki Minaj called Miley Cyrus a bitch at the MTV VMAs last weekend after Cyrus had accused the rapper of being …

Art

Researchers Just Found The Easiest Way To Help You Lose Weight, And It's Something You Already Do Every Day

<i>By Samuel Blackstone for DETAILS</i>.<p><i>(photo: Getty Images)</i><p>Everybody knows the importance of drinking enough water. Aside from its benefits to your skin, muscles, organs, and digestion, it detoxifies, prevents certain cancers, and can improve your post-workout mood. Heck, when you're a baby, you're 75 …

Fitness

15 Amazing Lego Hacks To Make Your Life Better

Virtually every kid in the Western world grew up with Legos. They were colorful, fun, and creative. Everyone who had some had fond memories with …

9 Of Your Questions About Cats, Answered With Science

Why do cats love boxes and walking around in little circles before sitting down? And do they really love their owners, or do they just want food?