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Stop Everything and Watch This Insane Video of the U.S. Gymnastics Team

HOLY SPLITS.<p>Compared to contact sports (I SEE YOU, RONDA ROUSEY), gymnastics can seem a little, well, dull. But Under Armour's latest video, which is full of gravity-defying flips, what appears to be a million women walking <i>on their hands</i>, and brute strength that calls to mind a slew of superheroes, …

Be Happier: 9 Things the Happiest People Never Do

How you think--and what you do--matters a lot more than what you have.<p>Many people think happiness, both professional and personal, is based on having a bigger house, nicer car, larger income. It's all about better, faster, higher, <i>more</i>.<p>Yet the happiest people I know focus a lot more on what they <i>do</i>, …

A Stanford grad who raised $40 million thinks he's figured out how to get rid of Wi-Fi dead spots in your house — and it actually works

Early last year, Eero used this dream to launch a crowdfunding campaign that sold over $1 million in preorders.<p>The pitch was that Eero would use multiple devices to blanket your entire home with a smooth Wi-Fi signal that anyone could set up.<p>And after pushing back the launch from last summer, Eero …

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Scientists Declare Blob Off Oregon Coast Dead, Wettest Winter Ever

It's been a weird year for weather in Portland and along the Oregon coast, and the beaches have seem plenty of strange sights

Samsung Galaxy S7 Brings No Big Surprises

Samsung today unveiled it’s long awaited – and heavily leaked – Galaxy S7 on stage at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.<p>The Galaxy S7 brings back some welcome features that were axed from Samsung’s last flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S6. The most striking being the return of expandable storage …

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Black History Month reading list: the best books this February

From rediscovered greats by Octavia Butler to the sixth novel from a prodigious talent, there’s a lot to get excited about this month<p>It’s hard to believe, but What Is Not Yours Is Not Yours is Helen Oyeyemi’s sixth book and she is still only 31. The collection features nine stories linked by the …

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Ronda Rousey Explains How Amusing Argument at Hooters Led to Free Wings

Last summer, Marine Lance Corporal Jarrod Haschert asked Ronda Rousey to the Marine Corps Ball. While random requests such as that tend to go unaddressed, the UFC star responded and accepted the invitation.<p>Having suffered a rough loss to Holly Holm at UFC 193 not long before, the ball was exactly …

9 Gorgeous Photos of a Working Mom Breastfeeding That Are Seriously Inspiring

And they're the perfect response to being "misunderstood and bullied."<p>Photographer Jen Pan created The Magical World of Breastfeeding photo series to inspire and empower nursing moms. She also wanted to take a stand for the "many nursing mothers [who] face issues at their workplace but fear …

Ekpre-Olomu writes that he’s “close” to returning to action

Getty Images<p>Cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu collected the money his insurance policy guaranteed him following his knee injury, but Ekpre-Olomu said on …

The simplest way to get — and stay — happy, according to psychologists

In other words, when was the last time you were truly happy?<p>It's an amazing, but often fleeting, feeling. And many of us don't get enough of it.<p>What's more, there's a common belief that if we seek out things like a better career, more money, and meaningful companionship, we'll be happier as a …

See the 3 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Covers — and Shop All the Sexy Bikinis

When it comes to unveiling the annual Swimsuit Issue, <b>Sports Illustrated</b> just keeps one-upping itself. While Hannah Davis sent us scrambling to find a lacy-looking triangle bikini in 2015, this time we're shopping for a handful of different suits. The 52nd edition of the iconic issue puts not one, …

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The Amazon survival guide for parents

Lesser-known tricks that make the site even more useful for moms and dads<p>If your Boppy doubles as a throw pillow, your living room seating arrangement includes a Snuggabunny Swing, and you occasionally drink wine out of Take & Toss sippy cups, you’re a parent.<p>With this great title comes two …

Skittles and M&Ms; May Never Look the Same Again

But how will we taste the rainbow?!<p>Remember when General Mills started rolling out self-proclaimed "new and improved" versions of its cereals sans artificial ingredients? The results were of a totally different color — literally. And the same is about to happen with some of your favorite candies, …

26 Feelings You Should Experience At Some Point In Your Life

Embrace ALL the emotions.<p>With a birthday coming up, I've been thinking about feelings. I have a lot of them.<p>If there's anything I've learned in my short time on this earth, it's the importance of being in touch with yourself on an emotional level. Each interaction and experience you have sparks a …

You Don't Need More Time, You Just Need to Spend It Doing What Matters

There’s a common misconception that everything in life comes down to time. Every day I find myself slipping into these same statements: <i>If only I had</i> …

Apple's Arrogance Exposed As Controversial Error 53 Bricks iPhones

It’s rare that you see a company highlighting its own flaws when everything is going perfectly. Once you apply some pressure, you reveal the frayed edges, the blurred lines, and both the real and the perceived faults. Apple’s Error 53 has been bubbling away for months, but received wider …

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💎 Can you imagine being here yourself, making your way up this ice flow at Panther Falls in Banff National Park? @500px community photographer @paulzizkaphoto can! ❄️ “It was a bit of tight squeeze getting to that spot,” He shares in his #500px photo caption. “But I couldn't pass up the framing.” ☃ See more of his stunning, scenic #mininalpeople in landscapes photos at 500px.com/paulzizkaphoto

Macklemore’s ‘White Privilege II’ is all politics, no art

By Alyssa Rosenberg<p>Alyssa Rosenberg<p>Opinion writer covering culture<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Opinion writer<p>The Seattle-based hip-hop duo Macklemore and Ryan Lewis have long had a sharp ear for progressive politics — sharper, it might be said, than their actual musical instincts. And last week, their work may …

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2 Ways to Beat Your Fear of Rejection, Backed by Research

We all deal with fear of rejection. Jia Jiang did too. But he overcame it… thanks to a box of donuts.<p>He explains how this happened in his wonderful …

Nike, Inc. Unveils Plans for World Headquarters Expansion

Nike has unveiled plans to expand their World Headquarters, located near Beaverton, Oregon. Their campus first opened in 1990 and has undergone three …

6 Things the Happiest Families All Have in Common

Family life is hectic. Most of us play it by ear and hope it works out well.<p>Or maybe you haven’t started a family yet but when you do you want to do …

Former UFC champion Ronda Rousey poses on Caribbean beach wearing just body paint

Former UFC champion Ronda Rousey showed off her prize-fighter body as she posed NAKED on a beach.<p>Rousey, who lost her bantamweight crown to Holly …

Here Are 7 Things That Will Make You Happier in 7 Seconds, According to Research

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

This Question Can Predict Whether You Will Be Alive and Happy at Age 80

<i>“Is there someone in your life whom you would feel comfortable phoning at four in the morning to tell your troubles to?”</i><p>Via Flourish: A Visionary New …

Adblocking just officially came to Android devices

Not to be left out of the great mobile ad blocking landslide, Samsung has tonight released an over the air update to its Web browser for Android 5.0 users that delivers adblocking for the first time.<p>Earlier this year, Apple quietly built an ad block API into iOS, bringing the ability to block …

FBI hackers took down a child porn ring

The FBI has resorted to hacking to hunt down pedophiles hiding anonymously on the Internet.<p>The Justice Department just closed a historic case, a massive investigation called Operation Torpedo. And now that details are coming into focus, it's clear that we're in a new era: FBI agents are taking on …

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Oregon QB Vernon Adams puts on a show in the Shrine Game

Getty Images<p>College all-star games are an opportunity for players who might look like they’re not a good fit in the NFL to show scouts that they can …

Samsung Galaxy S7 release date reportedly going to be Friday, March 11th

According to a tweet from renowned smartphone leaker Evan Blass, Samsung is targeting Friday, March 11th as the release date for the Samsung Galaxy S7. The phone’s announcement will almost surely be happening during a press conference before the annual Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, …

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