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Where to learn critical life-changing skills

Many Library of Congress texts are now available online. Xiquinho Silva / Flickr<p>We tend to think of learning a new skill or "going back to school" as something you'd do when looking to change careers, or to upgrade within your current one.<p>But lifelong learning has incredible benefits, both personal …

Learning

Big Green Egg Lollipop Drumsticks

Several months back I was introduced to the concept of lollipop chicken drumsticks. Initially the main draw for me was the aesthetic factor they …

Smoke Roasted Chicken Thighs with Maple Barbecue Sauce

We're big fans of chicken thighs because they're very tasty and easy to prepare, and they have just enough fat to stay moist on the grill. This is a …

Here's the rub: DIY is best for your grilling needs

One surefire way to perk up this summer's grilled meals is with homemade rubs and marinades. Most can be made with just a few staple ingredients — all of the recipes below have five ingredients or fewer.<p>Unlike buying store-bought rubs and marinades, making them at home means you control salt, …

Why the Reverse Sear Is the Grilling Move You Need

In the heat of the moment (or the summer sun), with a beverage in one hand and more guests arriving by the minute, the grilling pressure's on. Will …

Our Favorite Burger Recipes from Classic to "Crunchified"

Juicy burgers—from beef, to turkey, to veggie—that you'll want to get on your grill right now.<p><b>Fire up that grill already</b>—it's practically begging for one of these juicy burgers to make that delightful sizzling noise.

Cooking

How Magicians Trick Your Brain

The renowned Slydini holds up an empty box for all to see. It is not really a box—just four connected cloth-covered cardboard walls, forming a floppy …

Magic

Ohio-Based Metal Band Miss May I Set to Play The Crofoot in Pontiac With Michigan Bands We Came As Romans and Wilson

Miss May I is a five-piece metalcore band from the town of Troy, Ohio. Not exactly one of the big cities in Ohio, but they were able to take advantage of the awesome MySpace era for music and catapult themselves into a thriving band since their debut album <i>Apologies Are For The Weak</i> in 2009. Coming …

Indie Music

Is bacon dangerous? The science behind food trends

Is fat really bad for you? Should we consume less salt? And what’s wrong with gluten, anyway? A science writer and a consultant cardiologist separate fact from fiction<p><b>The great diet food con</b><p>Have you ever wondered why people on diets seem to be on and off them forever? Or why it’s really only people …

Nutrition

Learn the Basics About How to Use Flipboard

Flipboard is your all-the-time-place for the stories you care about. So how does it work?<p>Get know our most essential features:<p><b>Follow</b> your favorite topics, publications, and social feeds to populate the <b>For You</b> home feed <b></b>(previously known as Cover Stories).• <b><br>Flip</b> the articles that matter to you into</b> …

3 Tips for Finding Smaller Scenes

I recently returned from co-leading an enthusiastic group of photographers in Iceland, one of my favorite places for photography. Although Iceland is …

Landscape Photography

Is Walking as Good a Workout as Running?

There are many reasons why people start running: busting stress, boosting energy, or snagging that treadmill next to a longtime gym crush are just a few. What's more, running can keep your heart healthy, improve your mood, stave off sickness, and aid in weight loss. (1) But depending on your …

Weight Loss

Arte y Arquitectura: Apartament House, una colorida y geométrica forma de restaurar una casa

Arte y Arquitectura: Apartament House, una colorida y geométrica forma de restaurar una casa<p><b>Apartament House</b> se trata de un proyecto de renovación de …

Five things you need to know about the Canon 5DS and 5DS R

The Canon. EOS 5DS is a massive step forward in resolution, taking full-frame DLSRs to a whole new level, but it also brings some tricky decisions. …

Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code

Programming is one of the most valuable skills you can pick up in these modern times, whether for career prospects or to stretch your brain and …

Programming

A Practical Guide to Creating Superresolution Photos with Photoshop

We’ve seen it in plenty of thriller/crime solver TV shows and movies: upon reviewing some grainy and very low-resolution surveillance footage, …

Smartphone Astrophotography: How I Capture the Moon and Planets with My Phone

I’m often asked how I am able to take high-quality images of the solar system using my iPhone. In short, the quality of today’s smartphone cameras …

This Week's Puzzle Has A Very Simple Solution. Can You Find It?

Sometimes, challenging puzzles have surprisingly straightforward solutions. This is one of those puzzles.<p><b>Sunday Puzzle #20: The Monk And The</i> …

10 Brain Hacks To Make You Smarter

Training your brain to function on a higher level doesn’t involve a Doctoral program or becoming a Buddhist monk. The three key steps are to first, …

These Jedi Mind Tricks Will Help You Meet Deadlines--Always | Inc.com

If you're a chronic procrastinator, science offers plenty of cures, from forgiving yourself for past lapses to strengthening your sense of identity. But what if you're not by nature the type to put things off and instead simply have a mountain of to-do list items and a bunch of scary, looming …

Procrastination

5 Exercises That Will Show Your Lower Belly Who's Boss

One trainer's favorite moves for flattening that tricky spot<p>When you're trying to target your lower abs, all abs-strengthening moves are not created equal. Fact is, some are much more effective at working those tough-to-get-to muscles. So we asked celebrity trainer Michelle Lovitt, an Asics America …

Learn Something New Today With These 8 Educational Video Apps For Android

Article Contents<p>1 TED<br>• 2 Coursera<br>• 3 lynda.com<br>• 4 Udemy: Courses and Tutorials<br>• 5 Viewer for Khan Academy<br>• 6 Udacity - Learn Programming<br>• 7 Crash Course Browser<br>• 8 …

4 Simple Steps To Get Great Posture (Video)

Our posture both reflects and creates how we feel and how we live, so obviously good posture is so important! When it's not so good, we often feel …

Your camera takes great photos!

A phrase that photographers love to hear<p><i>I’ll say straight off the bat, I’m not a pro photographer — but I’m probably just about qualified to write</i> …

Messenger Bag Process: From Sketch to Finished Product

Ugmonk has always been about making products that I wanted to exist. Yes, there are thousands of different bags on the market to choose from, but I …

Review: Sworkit for iPad

Sworkit for iPad<p><b>Sworkit</b> is a mobile circuit training program. It offers an effective and easy way to do full- or partial- body workouts. The exercises are designed to use bodyweight for resistance, thus no equipment is required. The app comes in a free and “Pro” version ($ 0.99). The differences …

Exercise

HabitRPG helps you win at life and zombie cactuses

If you want to make some life changes but tend to care more about your health bar than your actual health, gamifying your goals with an app like this one can help.<p>Browser-based HabitRPG makes a good pitch: "A free habit-building app that treats your life like a game." Other key words on the page: …

Apps

10 Free Android Apps Everyone Should Download

Every time I get a new Android smartphone or tablet, I install certain apps right away, before I even really start to play with the device — apps I …

Apps

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