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How to Warm-Up for a Tennis Match

When you step on the tennis court, racquet in hand, there’s nothing else on your mind, but crushing forehands and serves. Though we can’t deny our …

Exercise

Minimalist Residence in Greece Taking In Endless Sea Views: Villa Melana

Studio 2 Pi Architecture completed the design and development of <b>Villa Melana</b>, a contemporary seaside residence in Greece. “It all started as a simple …

Architecture

gal marom architects designs minimalistic retreat in israel

<b>gal marom architects designs minimalistic retreat in israel</b><br>all images © itay sikolsky<p><b>placed along the israeli coastal plane in the ancient city of</b> …

Minimalist Master Bedroom with Glass Enclosed Ensuite

Minimalism

15 Delish Salsa Recipes to Celebrate National Salsa Month

You may have been under the impression that National Salsa Month is every month, but it is actually in May. Maybe it’s got a little something to do with Cinco de Mayo? ;) No doubt at this stage in the game you’ve got your drinks and decor on lockdown for the holiday, so let’s get some food inspo …

Cooking

What Do Minimalists Do With All Their Stuff?

If you’ve ever started a spring cleaning project, you know that it can be an overwhelming task. There are times when life just gets overwhelming and …

TOP 7 UNIQUE HOUSE DESIGN: NEW YORK MODERN RURAL HOUSE DESIGN WITH A LOW PROFILE, FLAT ROOF AND A STRONG HORIZONTAL PRESENCE

Hanrahan Meyers Engineers has designed the Holley House – a chic New York haven with a vibe that is miles far from the buzzing about of the Manhattan …

Skylink Offers Home Security for the Do It Yourselfer

Skylink allowed me to try its <b>SK-200 Alarm System Starter Kit ($149.99)</b>. This is a compact, easily giftable solution for anyone looking for home security without the contract and monthly payments. Because it is mostly wireless and compact, it could be a great solution for apartment or dorm dwellers …

Home Automation

How Scottish teen became an ISIS bride

<b>(CNN) —</b> In November 2013, 19-year-old Aqsa Mahmood gave her father, Muzaffar, a long hug goodbye. As if it were a normal day, she said "Khuda hafiz," which means "May God be your guardian," and left the family home in an affluent Glasgow, Scotland, neighborhood.<p>Then she went off to pursue violent …

Al-Qaeda

10 Pain-Fighting Moves You Can Do With A Tennis Ball

<i>Photo by Fuse/Getty Images</i><p>We absolutely love using foam roller exercises to work out those nagging aches and pains, but sometimes they can't get into a tight area quite as well as a pair of human hands. The next best option after a massage? This series of mini self-massage techniques from yoga …

Pain

IRS Announces 2014 Tax Brackets, Standard Deduction Amounts And More

(AUTHOR’S NOTE: The information below outlines the rates for the 2014 tax year – the numbers you’ll use to prepare your 2014 tax returns in 2015. If you’re looking for the numbers for 2015, you’ll find those here.)<p>The Internal Revenue Service has announced the annual inflation adjustments for a …

The Making Of Tesla: Invention, Betrayal, And The Birth Of The Roadster

Mike Nudelman/Business Insider<p>Tesla Motors probably shouldn't exist.<p>The last successful American car startup was founded 111 years ago. It's called Ford.<p>Barely a decade old, Tesla is already gigantic and adored. Its market capitalization hovers around $28 billion. Morgan Stanley calls it "the …

Tesla

Hot deals ending soon: ilumi Smartbulb, Adobe KnowHow, Flip PDF, 3-In-1 Lens Kit [Deals]

At Cult of Mac Deals, we love cool tech and tech related products, especially when they are offered at prices that can’t be beat anywhere else.<p>As the old saying goes, though, all good things must come to and end. The four deals we highlight today are soon to ride off into the sunset, so jump on …

12 things to do in New York City before you die | CNN Travel

Smart light bulb fools burglars by pretending you're at home

There's no shortage of smart light bulbs that will save energy or set a special mood, but they don't usually do much for when you're <i>away</i> from home. What if you want to trick thieves into thinking you're still around? BeON Home might have tackled that problem with its new Burglar Deterrent. The …

Mister Horizontal & Miss Vertical: A Minimalist Illustrated Meditation on How We Become Who We Are

It is said that “who we are and who we become depends, in part, on whom we love.” But it depends perhaps even more on who loved each other before they came to love us — parenting shapes not only our psychological constitution, from our capacity for fertile solitude to our relationship with …

National Geographic Travel

The Science of Conquering Your Greatest Fears

Many things scare me: the huge rock at the bottom of Boulder Garden on Colorado’s Gunnison River that has flipped my kayak numerous times; the chutes off the stormy top of the Big Sky tram; sullen men with clubs who lurk in Kenya’s Ngong Hills (I met them a while back).<p>Can a scientist in an …

The Brain

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

77-year-old trader: How I made a lot of money

Paul Glandorf rattles off stock ticker symbols the way most people talk about popular TV shows and music.<p>At age 77, he is anything but a stereotypical Wall Street trader. He lives in Ohio and prefers casual "retiree clothing." (He put on a tie for this photo.) But his returns would make many top …

5 CEOs who don’t care what you think

Life can be hard for a big-time CEO.<p>They must keep shareholders happy in a choppy stock market while trying to find sustainable growth in a sluggish …

Tesla

Stunning Luxury Home by Nico van der Meulen Architects

What once was an outdated brick home in Limpopo, South Africa, now is a visually stunning masterpiece by none other than Nico van der Meulen …

30 Best Minimalist Home Designs Presented on Freshome

Are you an admirer of <b>minimalist homes</b>? Well, if inspirational minimalist interiors is what you are in search for, this post is guaranteed to give you …

SmartMio Offers Athletes Wearable Muscle Stimulation Controlled By Your Smartphone

Athletic wearable devices are not anything new, but a new product launching today on Indiegogo has a different take from the myriad activity trackers out there: The SmartMio connected sports muscle stimulator is designed to bring so-called electronic muscle stimulation (EMS) to enthusiast and …

Richard Branson's top 10 tips for success

<b>Richard Branson left school at the age of 16 and set up Student Magazine with one of his friends. He went on to start Virgin Records in the 1970s and is the founder of the Virgin Group. In the 1980s he formed Virgin Atlantic airline and the 1990s saw the arrival of Virgin Mobile and Virgin …

Richard Branson

Was Nelson Mandela the pinnacle of human psychology?

He was regarded by many as the rarest of psychological gemstones: a self-actualised human being<p>Within a matter of hours, the death of Nelson Mandela attracted tributes ranging from the trite and prepackaged to the heartfelt and memorable. His achievements in the face of adversity notwithstanding, …

The Paradoxical Traits Of Resilient People

Resilient people develop a mental capacity that allows them to adapt with ease during adversity. Like bamboo, they bend but rarely break. How resilient are you?<p>Journalist Hara Estroff Marano once wrote in a <i>Psychology Today</i> article “The Art of Resilience”:<p>“Resilience may be an art, the ultimate art …

Self-improvement

Running On Air: Breathing Technique

A revolutionary way to breathe can help you run better and sidestep injury.<p>In my early days as a runner, I, like most, didn't give any thought to my breathing. I took up the sport in high school—back in the '70s—and as a senior on the cross-country team, I won the individual league championship, a …

Yoga