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Strength Exercises for Obstacle Course Races

<b>Playground Horseplay</b> WHY IT’S GREAT: “Climb poles, climb monkey bars, swing from ring to ring,” Magida says. “You need to wipe out your grip strength …

Workouts

Photographer Captures a Crow Riding on the Back of a Bald Eagle

Capturing animals riding other animals seems to be a new trend in wildlife photography. First there was a weasel riding a woodpecker. Next was a …

Superstar Chef Enrique Olvera Will Change the Way You Think About Mexican Food

"Meet one of the best chefs in the world, and the person who least wants me to call him that.” The praise is from the Basque chef Andoni Luis Aduriz, with whom I am drinking espresso in Mexico City on a chilly morning last winter. We’re in the meeting room of Pujol, the city’s most lauded …

16 Crowd-Pleasing Recipes for Your Independence Day Grill

Can't decide what to make for the biggest cook-out holiday of the year? We've got you covered. From smoky ribs to spiced kebabs, juicy pork chops, and spicy chicken wings, we have 16 great excuses to fire up your grill this Fourth of July.<p>Before you get started, make sure you know how to these …

Scientists look into why most Alzheimer's patients are women

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's disease are women, and now some scientists are questioning the long-held assumption …

Dementia

Robert Downey Jr. and Secret Screen-Tests: How the New 'Spider-Man' Team Was Chosen

Tom Holland tested with 'Avengers' stars Downey and Chris Evans before landing the lead while Marvel's Kevin Feige pushed for untested director Jon …

Steve Wozniak: In the future, robots will keep humans as pets

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak is pretty certain artificial intelligence is taking over, but he's having a hard time deciding whether that's a good …

Horizon: Zero Dawn Is Prehistoric and Modern All At Once

The hunter Aloy stood on a cliff, surveying the expansive landscape before her. Grassy plains stretched outwards towards mountains topped with snow and peppered with tall trees. A healthy blue sky set the backdrop for the scene. It was a picturesque presentation of the natural world, and one that …

Prehistory

Meet the Man Who Shoots Diplo, Skrillex, Deadmau5, Jay Z, Kanye West & More

DJ photographer Danny Mahoney shows off some of his favorite shots<p><b>Danny Mahoney</b> is an incredibly talented Las Vegas-based photographer who shoots …

Spaghetti Meatballs Recipe

Quite popular and well known Italian dish: spaghetti meatballs. I’m sure every mom has her own version of spaghetti meatballs recipe. It’s such a …

10 Important Things Emotionally Intelligent People Do Differently To Thrive In Every Day Life

Emotional intelligence is one of the necessary soft skills to thrive in life but we’re rarely taught what emotional intelligence is or how to …

7 banned books that everyone should read

Censored books offer important, sometimes difficult, stories. That's reason to read them, not ban them.<p>It's always been hard for me to wrap my head …

Books

7 Life Lessons for Self Discovery

Looking back on my first years out of school and the countless mistakes I made, I can’t help but feel that any success I’ve enjoyed is more through …

Oklahoma girl’s rare syndrome prevents her from aging

Layla Qualls looks like a happy, 9- to 10-month-old baby— but she’s actually three years old. The Oklahoma girl was diagnosed with Syndrome X, which means she will never age.<p>Researchers from the University of California Los Angeles studied Layla as one of seven children found worldwide with …

Chunky, Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies

If you’ve been reading Brown Eyed Baker for any significant length of time, then you know that I am just a <i>tiny</i> bit obsessed with peanut butter. As a …

Dessert

36 Ways to Eat Sandwiches for Every Meal

There's a sandwich in here with your name on it.<p>Whether you like your sandwiches hot or cold, savory or sweet, these recipes will have you rollin' in bread from breakfast to dessert.

Cooking

11 Reasons Why Travel Makes You a Happier Person

Travel is good for lots of things, but it can also increase mental well-being - and not just in the short-term. Whether you're traveling for business, on a one-week family holiday, or have sold everything to pursue a life on the road, traveling can make you a happier person by building …

Happiness

Tepito: Mexico City’s “Fierce Neighborhood” - Photographs by Adriana Zehbrauskas | LensCulture

<b>Tepito, Barrio Bravo</b><br>By William Brandt<p>One vast market-place, ten city blocks of color, commerce, crime and contradiction packed into the heart of Mexico City—this is Tepito. Known as the “Barrio Bravo,” Tepito has a long-standing tradition of defiance of external authority, but today it has a less …

7 Things Americans Can Learn From Londoners

We all know that Italians can teach us Americans a thing or two about living life, but what our English-speaking friends across the pond?<p>If you've spent time in London, you know that the Brits have--generally speaking of course--a stellar sense of humor, a wicked press culture and more than a pint …

Trying to Help in Haiti

The cinder-block school has no windows and no doors, just a string of incandescent lightbulbs hanging down the center of the ceiling like the spine of a great whale. It’s hot and humid, and the room throbs with the voices of 200 Haitians who have paused from fishing, gardening, or painting the …