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Shred School: Rules from the Pros on How to Become a Better Mountain Biker

Up your two-wheeled fat-tire game with these tips from eight of the sport’s very best.<p>Darren Berrecloth on How to Ride in the Ready Position<p>This is the position every rider should be in when descending technical trail. It starts with your elbows—they should be bent as if you were in the middle of a …

Frank Stella: 'If you get into art to make money, you're deluded'

It’s 8am and Frank Stella is pacing his messy home office in Greenwich Village. The New York artist may be known for painting clean lines on canvases, but today, he describes his office as “chaos within reason”.<p>It’s no surprise the abstract artist has a lot on his desk. His forthcoming …

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The 15 Nutrients All Runners Need

Pack these foods in your pantry for better running.<p>When you want to run strong, your diet can play an important role in reaching your goals. That means ditching the salty snacks and pumping up your meals with wholesome, fresh foods—the fruits, vegetables, meats, whole grains, and legumes you've …

Break-Up Letter: A Farewell to Binge Drinking

We bulls**t each other far too often, so I’m just going to say it: it’s over.<p>You probably expected this, considering we haven’t been happy since …

Were the First Artists Mostly Women?

Three-quarters of handprints in ancient cave art were left by women, study finds.<p><b>Women made most of the oldest-known cave art paintings, suggests a new analysis of ancient handprints. Most scholars had assumed these ancient artists were predominantly men, so the finding overturns decades of</b> …

Was Salvador Dalí Plagued By Phantom Bed Bugs?

In 1926, a young Salvador Dalí was lying in a Paris hotel room staring at an insect crawling on the ceiling. This bothered him. Before he had fallen asleep, he had counted two, or maybe three, insects above him. If only one was left, where had the others gone?<p>Convinced that the crawling specks were …

Make-Up: A History - The 1940s, Rita Hayworth/Dita Von Teese Style

The effortless elegance of the 1940s remains an extremely popular style; classic and simple enough to wear everyday, yet glamorous enough to add …

Finding A Therapist Is Like Finding Your Soulmate

There’s no shame in therapy. Once upon a time, there may have been a stigma on therapy, but that’s gone. Society has evolved and learned to praise …

Mara Wilson has OCD. Those people just have quirks and Twitter

Mara Wilson has OCD. Those people just have quirks and Twitter.<p><b>#4. You Believe You’re A Terrible Person</b><p>Imagine the feeling of having a song stuck in your head. Now imagine that instead of “It’s Raining Men,” it’s the thought of murdering your best friend. In graphic detail. Over and over again. You’re not mad at your best friend, and you’ve never done anything violent, but it won’t stop playing…that’s what the “obsessive” part of OCD is like: intrusive, unwanted, disturbing thoughts that won’t …