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Most of us misunderstand metabolism. Here are 9 facts to clear that up.

We talk about metabolism like it's something we can manipulate by gulping a pill, downing some green tea, or running faster. You've seen the articles headlined "Boost your metabolism" or "Try this high-metabolism diet to lose weight."<p>But this obscures many truths about this essential, yet still …

Weight Loss

It’s never been easy being a teenager. But is this now a generation in crisis?

In 1976, the pioneering Open Door charity for young people with mental health problems launched. Forty years on, it’s asking whether it’s harder than ever to be an adolescent<p>Mollycoddled and cosseted or stressed and over-pressured. Energised and engaged or bored and turned off. Young people have so …

7 mountains that (almost) anyone can climb | Adventure Sports Network

There is a perception that mountain climbing is a dangerous, difficult endeavor that pushes climbers to the very limits of their physical and mental …

Online disinhibition and the psychology of trolling

In everyday life, decorum dictates that certain things just don't happen. Funerals, even for divisive figures tend to go by with solemn respect. …

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Every medal won by Team GB at the Rio Olympics

Watch this video to see every medal won by Team GB at the Rio Olympics.

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A Brexit conspiracy theory nails the no-win situation Boris Johnson now finds himself in

Former London mayor Boris Johnson should be on cloud nine. Having spearheaded the successful Brexit campaign, he’s emerging as the likely successor to Conservative prime minister David Cameron, who opposed the movement to leave the European Union.<p>On the steps of the prime minister’s residence at 10 …

Great Britain

This is no blip - the Premier League has changed forever

Sitting over coffee, Slaven Bilic forwards his theory. “This season is kind of logical,” the manager of West Ham United says of an incredible, topsy-turvy campaign in the Premier League. “I will try to explain.” And explain he does.<p>The essence of Bilic’s argument is that every club in the league …

Top 10 beach hotels and campsites on New Zealand’s North Island

These guesthouses, apartments and pitches, all £100 or less, make the most of New Zealand’s stunning landscapes and beautiful beaches<p>Although the geysers at Rotorua and lunar landscape of Tongariro tempt many visitors inland, New Zealand’s North Island is a rewarding destination for beach lovers, …

New Zealand

Why Bernie Sanders Would Love New Zealand

<i>(Photo: Miles Holden courtesy of New Zealand Tourism Board)</i><p>Imagine a country where a third of households own a boat. Where the biggest political controversy is whether to change the country's flag (it looks too much like Australia's, is the problem). Where the immigration officer at the airport, …

New Zealand

9 of the best things to do in Iceland

1: Take a dip in a thermal pool<p>Icelandic folk have been bathing outdoors in thermal pools since Viking times. It would be remiss of you not to join …

The Travel Bucket List: 30 things to do before you die

Spread your wings<p>From epic adventures to far-flung festivals, our travel experts beat the blues with their ultimate bucket list...<p>1. Trek Machu Picchu<p>…

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20 destinations you must visit in 2016

1. Park City, Utah<p>Park City has always provided an excellent base for exploring Utah’s best ski areas and enjoying the epic quantities of light, fluffy powder snow for which the state is renowned.<p>This season the resort town, chock full of lively bars and restaurants, becomes an even better hub for …

National Parks

Yosemite in a Weekend from San Francisco

Hike the Natural Wonders of Yosemite<p>Endless trails, towering sequoias, soaring vertical cliffs, and the grand, glacier-carved valleys leave everyone …

Western Australia: A head for heights

If there’s one thing that’s not helpful right now, it’s brain and body joining forces to turn my legs into quivering hunks of jelly. I’m only about a …

Oh, the Places Nat Geo Goes

When you work at National Geographic, one of the first questions people ask is if you get to travel. The answer is often yes, but one of the best parts of the job is being surrounded by sharp, globe-trotting people, and getting to hear their stories.<p>That’s why we asked folks on the Nat Geo Travel …

Share-economy camping: why staying on private land beats 'McCamping'

<b>James Woodford</b> on the inspiration for his share-economy camping website – plus his suggestions for some really amazing places to camp in Australia<p>We always knew there was something extraordinarily privileged about camping, the exact way we wanted, on our land on the New South Wales south coast, …

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Glimpse the wonders of this road trip around Iceland

<i>The DZDNMD Diaries is a new travel series on Dazed. We’ve invited four of our favourite globetrotting photographers to document their adventures of inspiration and exploration. In a digital age of Instagram geo-tags, the series in collaboration with adidas Originals, offers a deeper view of the</i> …

Travel

At the going down of the sun and in the morning, We will remember them. Lest we forget. https://t.co/Hcqyy9tnjM

Vicente del Bosque: ‘There is no English football any more, no authentic style’

The World Cup winner talks about whether Spain’s tiki-taka tag annoys him, if David de Gea can become as good as Iker Casillas … and why managers don’t have to shout to win trophies<p>R<b>ight, let’s get straight to the point:</b> <b>Laurie Cunningham</b> <b>or Steve McManaman?</b><p>Hehehe! Joder [bloody hell], why do we have …

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Montana Road Trip: The Backbone of the Rockies

Travel<p>The centerpiece of this approximately 265-mile road trip is Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park, the first park of its kind in the world. Created in 1932, the park spans the United States-Canada border and includes Montana’s Glacier National Park and Alberta’s Waterton Lakes National …

National Parks