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A Guide to Sweden’s Charming, Relaxed Southernmost County: Skåne

While visitors to Sweden may gravitate towards Stockholm, Gotland, or its many idyllic islands, one place seems to be left off of most visitors’ lists: Skåne County. It’s an unfortunate omission; this southernmost part of the country is full of organic farms, incredible food, quaint boutiques, and …

The #1 Sign You’re a Boring Person​ | Men’s Health

That’s a problem—especially if you tend to navigate the conversation toward yourself. In fact, only being interested in talking about yourself is the top reason someone might find you boring, the survey found.<p>Having no sense of humor, complaining a lot, repeating the same jokes and stories, and …

The Inspirational Military Instagrams You Must Follow ​| Men’s Health

Memorial Day brings to mind barbecues, sunshine and good times with family and friends. (And all these Memorial Day steals you want to take advantage of.) But the late springtime holiday is so much more than that. It's about remembering and honoring the sacrifices made by those who served in the …

The Anxious Lover: Stop Feeling Insecure And Get The Love You Crave

Why do people manipulate others? Is it because they're an asshole? Is it because they need to feel powerful?<p>I manipulated an ex-girlfriend once. Years ago, when I was in a toxic relationship with someone I loved, I lied to get a reaction out of her. I told her I was going to watch her soccer game, …

Why You’re Addicted To the Chase | Men's Health

Jacobs says there are 5 main reasons why people hop from relationship to relationship seeking that something-new buzz. Read on to find out what’s behind it.<p>1. Your brain wants something new<p>“In the early stages of falling for someone, your brain is releasing certain chemicals, including dopamine, …

How People Learn to Become Resilient

Norman Garmezy, a developmental psychologist and clinician at the University of Minnesota, met thousands of children in his four decades of research. But one boy in particular stuck with him. He was nine years old, with an alcoholic mother and an absent father. Each day, he would arrive at school …

The 10-Minute Transformation Workout | Men's Health

1. Circuit x1<p>Uneven Plank<p>Max Reps<p>For: 1 Minute<p>SPECIAL DIRECTIONS: Switch arms after 30 seconds.<p>Assume a pushup position with your hands directly under your shoulders. Bring one forearm down to the floor, as if you were doing a plank with one arm. (So you’re “uneven.”)<p>Brace your core and squeeze …

I lived in Europe for 5 years — these are the places I tell all my friends to visit

But it usually makes for an experience that exposes you to something new and leaves an impression for years after.<p>I was lucky enough to live in Zurich, Switzerland, for five years when I was younger. Because of its central location in Europe, Zurich made it easy to explore the rest of the continent.<p>…

European Travel

The Safe Way to Find Better Porn, Faster!

So Rowntree, like any good Samaritan already connected to the adult industry, set out to fix the problem. Enter Boodigo: a new, safe search engine that delivers results exclusively for adult entertainment sites including video hosting, traditional membership sites, porn star blogs, sex toy stores, …

Discovering The Nordic Riviera: Five Reasons To Love West Sweden

The charming towns that dot the craggy Scandinavian coast and islands north of Gothenburg have long been a beloved vacation destination for the Swedes, Norwegians and Danes who flock there during their summer holidays. But the maritime region known as Bohuslän is worth a trip from farther afield. …

The Future of Iced Coffee

At its cafes, Blue Bottle might make one of the best iced-coffee drinks in America. But are artisan businesses doomed to fail when they try going mainstream?<p>I have seen the future of iced coffee.<p>There I was, wandering the grocery-store aisles—when suddenly, next to the kombucha, opposite the …

Explore Pyongyang North Korea Like Never Before in Mind-Bending ‘Flow-Motion’ Hyperlapse

The ‘Enter Pyongyang‘ flow-motion hyperlapse by JT Singh and Rob Whitworth debuted to the public two hours ago as of this writing, and already it has …

Our 20 Most Popular Grilling Recipes of All Time

From chicken tacos to barbecued ribs, here are our 20 most popular grilling recipes of all time.<p><b>It's grill time.</b> Though we love our charred kale salads and grilled squid, you love some of our grilling recipes way more than the others. Here are our 20 most popular grilling recipes of all time.

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Pasteurized vs. Homogenized Milk: What's The Difference?

You've heard the terms before, but do you really know what "pasteurized" and "homogenized" mean when it comes to milk? The processes are critical to both your safety and your taste buds, but are dramatically different. Having just examined the pros and cons of raw milk, we think nothing could be …

Future PLC

Richard Huntingford<p>Chairman<p>James Hanbury<p>Deputy Chairman<p>Zillah Byng-Thorne<p>Chief Executive Officer<p>Penny Ladkin-Brand<p>Chief Financial Officer<p>Hugo …

15 Tasty Tomato Recipes for Summer

15 easy dishes to show off peak flavor.<p>Delicious and packed with healthy antioxidants, fresh tomatoes are at their peak in late summer. Whether they're stewed, grilled, or baked in a tart, here are 15 new ways to try them.

'What Is Relativity?' (2014): Book Excerpt

Many people with a basic knowledge of physics know that Einstein developed the theory of relativity, yet few people actually understand what it means.<p>…

Black Holes

Tutorial: How to Easily Replicate a Photo’s ‘Look’ Using Curves

It’s happened to all of us: we’re browsing through someone’s portfolio or even just through Flickr or 500px and we come across a photograph or series …

iPad App of the Week: Stephen Hawking’s Snapshots of the Universe

Who doesn’t like great iPad apps? At iPad Insight we definitely do. With that in mind, we offer up a quick review of an excellent iPad app, or a few great iPad apps, here each week.<p>Our weekly picks for Best iPad App of the Week are published here every Saturday. Check out all our picks via the link …

3 Tips for Creating Dramatic Images using Motion

3 tips on how to use motion in your photography to create dramatic and stunning images including: panning, zooming and long exposures.

5 Tips for Capturing The Magic of Golden Hour Photography

One of the main things that all photographers strive for is to make their work stand out somehow. Obviously, there’s no shortage of photographers on …

Landscape Photography

Can a 10 Year Old Girl Manage Barcelona? Yes, on the iPad

My post title should really ask ‘Can a 10 Year Old Girl Do a Good Job of Managing Barcelona?’. And the answer, at least in my household, is an emphatic Yes.<p>This is Reason Number 343 that my daughter is the most amazing kiddo on the planet: she loves the Football Manager Handheld 2013 game on the …

Notable New iPad Apps: Heads Up

<b>Heads Up!</b> is one of the most simple and most fun iOS games I’ve seen in a good while. It’s an instant party game on your iPad or iPhone and a barrel of laughs to play with two people or more.<p>Here’s a little slice of its App Store description:<p>Heads Up! is the fun and hilarious new game that Ellen …

I Used to Do Things -- Now I Have Kids

I used to drink before going to the bar. Now I feed my kids before taking them to a restaurant.<p>I used to pack toilet paper in my purse for a night out in case we ended up at a bonfire in the middle of nowhere with no bathroom. Now I pack extra Dora the Explorer underwear in case we are in the …

Using maths to explain the universe

LEONARD SUSSKIND is a professor of theoretical physics at Stanford University and director of the Stanford Institute for Theoretical Physics. He is …

Vita Coco CEO Michael Kirban Reveals Plans For Coconut Water Empire

Michael Kirban caused ripples in the beverage industry when he helped spearhead the rise of coconut water in the U.S. Now that the drink has drawn the industry’s attention as a legitimate threat, he’s aiming to make his brand synonymous with that sweet liquid.<p>“We want to own coconut water like …

How Do You Decide When It Is Time to Leave a Job?

One of the crucial components of achieving a meaningful life is your job, and you should carefully evaluate if you can attain this goal where you are or if you need to pursue a new career elsewhere, as leaving for the wrong reasons can be a big mistake. Have you recently received a call from a …

Netflix for iPad Updated: New Features to Help with ‘Binge Watching” TV Shows

The Netflix iPad app was updated yesterday, adding new features that are said to help us enjoy ‘binge watching’ our favorite TV shows and get the best movie recommendations.<p>I’m definitely on board with some binge watching when it comes to old and new TV favorites – so these new features sound good …

How to Cure Hiccups

I can't remember who first showed me how to cure hiccups. I know it was late in life, sometime in my late thirties. The cure came too late to help me. But, ever since then I have been enormously grateful.<p>Not just for the relief it has provided me in times of need. More importantly, for the …

Photo Series Visits Abandoned Star Wars Film Sets in the Tunisian Desert

In September 2010, visual artist and filmmaker Rä di Martino set out on a quest to photograph and document old abandoned film sets in the North …