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The Completely Addictive Method For Grilling Burgers

I've grilled many burgers in my day, many of which were decent but none of which were restaurant-quality — that is, until I learned this technique from America's Test Kitchen. It's by far the most foolproof way to grill a burger with a charred exterior and juicy pink interior. The most important …

Cooking

Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Image: iStock<p>Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and …

The Ultimate Bug-Out Bag

That ragged guy on the street corner howling about the end of the world might be onto something. Think about it for a moment. Every morning it seems …

What gearing will the Giro riders use to tackle the Monte Zoncolan?

<b>We find out what gearing the Giro d'Italia riders will use for the fearsome Monte Zoncolan on stage 14</b><p>The Giro d’Italia‘s Monte Zoncolan climb will …

Should You Be Concerned With Nautilus Inc’s (NYSE:NLS) -21.30% Earnings Drop?

After looking at Nautilus Inc’s (NYSE:NLS) latest earnings announcement (31 December 2017), I found it useful to revisit the company’s performance in …

Bike gears: shifting explained for beginners

<b>If you haven’t a clue how many gears your bike has, how many you actually need or even how to use them properly, don’t worry — you’re not alone. We</b> …

Top Gear

Hey Joe Safari, Moab, Utah

The Hey Joe Safari offers a broad strokes tour of the ever popular desert landscape around western Moab. This weekend bikepacking route follows …

Nikon enters reflex sight arena with P-Tactical Spur Reflex Sight

The P-Tactical Spur Reflex Sight boasts a 3 MOA red dot. <i>(Photo: Nikon)</i>Nikon takes a dip into the reflex sight pool, launching its first foray into …

This 26-year-old With $148,000 in the Bank Is on Track to Retire at 37 — Here’s His Playbook

It's never to early to start saving for retirement.<p>Most people don’t start saving for retirement until they land their first “real” job as a …

Retirement

Recoil Management For Fast Double Taps: Shoot Faster with Better Shot Placement

One of the goals that many shooters aspire to is being able to put fast, accurate double-taps on target. Definitions vary, but for most people, …

Oregon Stampede

Details<p>Route<p>Some of us simply aren’t strong enough to ride this route in one go and some folks are smart enough to know that this route is better …

Hiking

Gain Flexibility Fast With These 9 New Stretches

All aspects of your workouts are subject to monotony — even stretches. So if you’ve found yourself losing inspiration, it might be time to switch …

Couples have started using a nontraditional tool to strengthen their relationships — and stop sniping over chores

In a recent interview with The Cut, Japanese lifestyle guru Marie Kondo dished on how she and her husband divide household labor.<p>Kondo is the author of multiple bestselling books on organization — in the 2014 "The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up," she invites readers to get rid of all their …

Exercises to Beat Your Back Pain

Did you know that aside from coughs and respiratory infections, back pain is the most common reason for seeing a doctor in the United States? More …

Yoga

Use This Equation to Determine, Diagnose, and Repair Trust

<b>Anne Raimondi</b> was stumped. Two people she managed weren't getting along, and it was really impacting progress. In her private conversations with each …

11 Best TED Talks For When You Feel Burnt Out

The signs are all there: you feel depressed, anxious, and detached; you keep getting head and back aches; your job performance and relationships are …

Creativity

The Fun-Suffer Divide: Bikepacking the Continental Divide Trail

<i>Words: Chris Shalbot | Photos: Scott Rinckenberger | Video: Justin Olsen</i><p>Access to our remote backcountry trails aboard a mountain bike is becoming …

A Generational Advance

“The Gen5 Glock 19 Arrives With Very Worthwhile Enhancement.”By Massad Ayoob<br>Photos: Takashi SatoThere has been much discussion about the new Gen5 …

Is there still a place for steel road bikes in the age of carbon fibre?

Carbon fibre might dominate, but steel is still the frame material of choice for many

8 stretches to improve your flexibility and cycling performance

Cyclists, especially those training regularly, may be renowned for their supreme cardiovascular fitness, phenomenal power output and colossal thighs, …

These Are the 5 Best Books on Investing, Period

There are a lot of books out there full of investment advice, but it can be tough cutting through the clutter to find the strategies and tips that …

Introducing the Trek Checkpoint Gravel Bike - BIKEPACKING.com

With clearance for 45mm 700c tires, four bottle bosses, rack and utility mounts, and loads of details, the new Trek Checkpoint was designed with …

Quick Core Workout Routine

For a quick workout that strengthens your core, try a simple routine of eight basic exercises. These are classic moves that have been used by …

If You Want An Energized, Pain-Free Body, Then It's Time To Rethink Your Every Step

Most days of the week, before the rest of my family is out of bed, I meet a friend for a morning walk. We bring our coffee and chat while our bodies slowly wake up. I don't wear sneakers—just simple, minimal shoes that allow me to feel the ground beneath my feet. My toes and arches respond to the …

12 Speedy Keto Recipes You Can Make on One Sheet Pan

Top 10 Best Sleeping Bags for Backpacking for 2018

When you’re on the trail for days at a time your sleeping bag is your lifeline to good rest. Along with your sleeping pad, it’s perhaps the most …

​The Norco Search XR Is a Bike for Roadies Who Want to Send It​

Get ready to tackle doubletrack, bomb down sketchy gravel roads, blast through streams, barrel through cornfields, and jump into a local cyclocross race<p><b>pavement / pāv-mnt / noun</b><p><b>1. Any paved area or surface.</b> <b><br>2. Nonexciting but necessary surface often used to connect rad gravel roads, singletrack, and</b> …

Bikepacking

Cross-Washington Mountain Bike Route (XWA)

The Cross-Washington Mountain Bike Route (XWA) is a 685 mile, mostly off-road bikepacking route from the Pacific Ocean to the Washington/Idaho …

Opinion: How to survive the stock market correction you know is coming

This bull market will break its long winning streak sometime and turn on investors, probably soon. We all know that.<p>U.S. stocks have gone up for too …

Stock Markets

These 27 S&P 500 stocks are blowing away the market with gains of 15% or more this month

One might have thought the stage was set for another excellent year for U.S. stocks after President Trump signed the legislation that reduced the …

Investing