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Slater Breaks Down “Gamma” Model in Wave Pool

The Champ dissects his new surfcraft at his freshwater laboratory<p>“I could go on all day about surfboard design and fins,” says Slater during an over …

Surfing

How to Loosen Up Tight Hip Muscles

Hip injuries, overuse or physical inactivity can lead to tightness in the muscles. This tightness can make it difficult to perform basic hip …

Yoga

2018 Spring Backpacking Gear Guide

Spring and summer backpacking trips are right on the horizon and it’s time to have a look at what of your gear needs an upgrade. I headed out on a …

Backpacking

The Complete Guide to Safari

Whether it's your first or fifth African safari, or you'd rather take a trip closer to home, make this your go-to guide for all your safari questions.<p>Deep in the bush, as the sun just peeks over the horizon, a guide might suddenly cut the jeep’s engine and motion you to stay quiet, as the sound of …

Wildlife

All the Coolest Bikes and Cycling Gear We Saw at Sea Otter 2018

Each year, the Sea Otter Classic, held in Monterey, CA, provides an early-season peek at tons of new cycling gear. Sea Otter began as a mountain bike …

Mountain Biking

52 Things That Can Make Your Home Look More Expensive

Even on a budget, you can create a home that looks straight from of a luxury magazine.<p>Take note of the preexisting features in your home you can …

Home Decorating

Tested: The Best Versatile Midlayers

Spring has me jonesing to get outside in warm weather again. But don’t let the balmy temperatures dictate your gear choices—spring days can swing from sunny and gorgeous one minute to cold and miserable the next. A good midlayer can save you from the worst of it—just keep in mind, versatility is …

Backpacking

How to unclog your toilet with two household ingredients when your plunger is on the fritz

Being stuck in a situation where your toilet is clogged and there’s no plunger in sight can certainly seem like cause for panic. But if the clog just …

Toilets

17 Cover Songs That Are Better Than The Original

This list invites debate. Come to think of it, many of our lists do. Such is the nature of an inherently subjective form of journalism. But we're …

Jimi Hendrix

The Best Midlayer Ever?

Most days I love breathable synthetic midlayers. One of the most popular apparel trends in recent years, the midlayer is intended to work as either …

Standalone

15 Reasons Everyone Should Have Epsom Salts at Home

Epsom salts are most commonly used for helping ease aches and pains after a long workout session or an illness. But there are far more uses for Epsom salts than you ever imagined. The mineral compound of magnesium and sulfate originates from Epsom in Surrey, and looks like regular table salt, but …

Alternative Medicine

The Connoisseur's Guide To Harvesting Weed Plants

You’ve grown your cannabis plants for months and the time has finally come to take them down, dry and cure them. Even though you’re in the final …

Northern California

Things We Find Gross About Ourselves That Our Partners Find Hot

"I used to get ringworms quite a lot, my ex was fascinated by it."<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i>.<p>Look: Everyone has things about themselves that they find gross. Who hasn't loudly declared that something stinks only to sniff their pits and realize it's them, or received oral sex from …

Threading

Tipoon is a tiny pop-up camper that triples in size at the campsite

If you’ve always wanted a full-featured camping trailer, but don’t happen to own a truck or SUV to pull one around, we may have found just the thing …

Camping

Antioxidant found to wind back the clock on blood vessel function by up to 20 years

Much mystery surrounds the physiological processes by which humans age, but scientists are learning more all the time. With this knowledge come new …

Wellness

Anxiety Relief Without The High? New Studies On CBD, A Cannabis Extract

As more states legalize marijuana, there's growing interest in a cannabis extract — cannabidiol, also known as CBD.<p>It's marketed as a compound that can help relieve anxiety — and, perhaps, help ease aches and pains, too.<p>Part of the appeal, at least for people who don't want to get high, is that CBD …

Cannabis

26 Ridiculously Easy Ways to Live a More Sustainable Lifestyle

The more I learn about the issues plaguing our environment, the more infuriated I am by the fact that taking steps to protect the beautiful planet on …

Sustainability

Can intermittent fasting help delay the symptoms of Alzheimer’s?

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 4:42<p>November 3rd, 2017<p>As our Brain Power TODAY series continues, special correspondent Maria Shriver looks at the trend toward intermittent fasting – dramatically reducing how much you eat for short periods of time. Some believe it may …

Intermittent Fasting

Greg’s Super Ultra Mega Hyper Light PCT Gear List

The title says it all. It is time for the ever-anticipated post where I gloat over my far lighter and superior gear choices and make you question …

Hiking

World's first ocean plastic-cleaning machine set to tackle Great Pacific Garbage Patch

Scientists are preparing to launch the world's first machine to clean up the planet's largest mass of ocean plastic.<p>The system, originally dreamed up …

Pollution

10 Healing Plants Which Were Used By The Native Americans To Treat Anything From Joint Pain To Cancer For Centuries

More and more people are ditching the traditional medicine and its chemically produced medications and look for natural remedies to every medical …

Alternative Medicine

10 Best Long-Distance Hiking Trails in the U.S. to Escape Civilization

Long-Distance Wilderness Hikes in the U.S.<p>1. Appalachian Trail, Georgia to Maine<p>One of the oldest long trails in the U.S., the Appalachian Trail is …

Hiking

We Blind Taste-Tested 5 Popular Hot Sauces, And This Was Our Favorite

We drizzle it over spaghetti, pour it over cornbread, sprinkle it over tacos, and even dribble it over scrambled eggs. Hot sauce - Southern folks …

Cooking

Second Company Develops Sustainable Mushroom-Grown Leather, Will Debut it This Saturday

Mylo is tough, supple, eco-friendly, looks and feels like leather, and requires no animals<p>Remember MycoWorks, the company that developed leather that …

Biotechnology

3 Mindfulness Practices You Can Do With Your Kids

I remember it well. I was sitting at my family’s altar as my mom wore a monk’s robe, lighting incense and dedicating her stillness and silence to our …

Mindfulness

15 Homemade Creative Vegan Bread Recipes That Butter Us Up! - One Green Planet

Nothing smells, feels, or tastes better than warm, freshly baked vegan bread. Spoil yourself a little bit and indulge in one of these recipes for …

Bread

20 of the best outdoor activity breaks in the UK

These isles are alive with natural wonders – and experts who can get you close to the edge. From river-swims and packrafting to trail running and via ferrata, here are 20 great wilderness adventures<p>Sea kayaking, Highlands of Scotland<p><b>Difficulty: easy/moderate</b><b><br>Suitable for 16-plus (with accompanying</b> …

Hiking

7 of the best science and nature documentaries on Netflix

<b>As you might imagine, given the sheer size of its library, there are a huge number of brilliant science and nature documentaries currently available</b> …

National Parks

Protect your iPhone and add new camera lenses at the same time

In the bad old days, you had to make a choice with your smartphone: Do you want a protective case, or do you want cool features? The Ztylus Revolver …

Tech Trends

Fat-melting yoga moves you can do at home

7 PHOTOS<p>Fat-melting yoga moves to do at home<p>See Gallery<p>Fat-melting yoga moves you can do at home<p>Up Next<p>See Gallery<p>Discover More Like This<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>SHOW CAPTION<p>of<p>SEE ALL<p>BACK TO SLIDE<p>A hot new workout class combines the toning benefits of yoga with the fat-burning power of cardio. CrossFlowX, …

Yoga