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Evidence of liquid water found on Mars

<b>Nasa's Curiosity rover has found that water can exist as a liquid near the Martian surface.</b><p>Mars should be too cold to support liquid water at the surface, but salts in the soil lower its freezing point - allowing briny films to form.<p>The results lend credence to a theory that dark streaks seen on …

Geoscience

15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day

Gallery15 Fresh Juice Recipes to Start Your Day<p>We adore a freshly squeezed glass of OJ—especially in winter, when citrus is at its peak—but sometimes you want something a little more unusual. Ever tried to juice a kumquat? Or a sweet potato? Curious about how to make good-tasting green juice? <b>Here</b> …

Watch out, Wall Street: 27 tech IPOs to expect in 2015

Investors got plenty of new technology companies to pour their money into last year. Companies that have gone public on U.S. markets include Alibaba, Arista, Castlight, GoPro, Hortonworks, HubSpot, Lending Club, New Relic, and Zendesk. And plenty others should be arriving in 2015.<p>A new group of …

The most successful investors leave their money alone

"My advice to the trustee could not be more simple: Put 10% of the cash in short-term government bonds and 90% in a very low-cost S&P 500 index fund," he wrote to shareholders of his company Berkshire Hathaway earlier this year.<p>Data from investment adviser SigFig leads to a similar conclusion.<p>After …

Investing

Affordable Men's Fashion When You’re On A Budget

At some point in your life as a stylish man, you’re bound to run into a difficult decision: pay rent or purchase clothes? Unfortunately, the rent …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>The mega-retailer is moving beyond the basics—with some surprisingly tropical shirts.<p>By Cam Wolf2 days agoView More<p>Q&A<p>The actor talks to us …

How To Make Gravy

Exactly How My Mom Makes Her Awesome Gravy.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 10, 2013 88<p>I’m trying to be timely!<p>I’ve got to tell you that my mom is the gravy …

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

“I’m just not a math person.”<p>We hear it all the time. And we’ve had enough. Because we believe that the idea of “math people” is the most self-destructive idea in America today. The truth is, you probably <i>are</i> a math person, and by thinking otherwise, you are possibly hamstringing your own career. …

Mathematics

7 Characteristics Associated with Long Life (and How to Cultivate Them) | Mark's Daily Apple

May 15, 2013<p>By Mark Sisson<p>As much as we focus on food and fitness as the “physical” arbiters of health and longevity, there appears to be much more …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Hair<p>Without buzzing it all off or, god forbid, combing it over.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>It’s time to justify that Prime …

How To Wear Colourful Trousers - The Men's Guide

We’re big advocates of bold colours on men but a big no-no is when some guys take it so far that they end up looking like shifty gelato salesmen with …

America's New $100 Bill Is Awesome (but Still Nowhere Near as Awesome as Kazakhstan's Currency)

Needs more Liberty Bell. (Holograms, too.)<p>You're looking at it: Our new $100 bill, the product of more than a decade of research and development, and the most sophisticated piece of currency technology in U.S. history.<p>The note, which debuts today, includes two new features to thwart counterfeiters: …

The Anatomy of Manscaping

Manscaping, may or may not have made the English Oxford Dictionary. Either way, it’s a term on the rise as more Apes reach for those body groomers …

Photographer Captures New Yorkers Kissing for Past 30 Years

For thirty years, photographer Matt Weber has been capturing candid scenes of romantic passion on the streets of New York City. His <i>Urban Romance</i> collection reveals the numerous tender moments of love that take place between adoring couples throughout the bustling city. Their affection ranges from …

Photography

The world's best secret islands

Looking for a romantic spot that's (almost) all yours? Here’s a list from our brand new <i>Best in Travel 2011</i> guide to reignite your love affair with desert islands, with picks from across the globe.<p>1. Torres Strait Islands, Australia<p><i>Image by Killer White Fluff</i><p>As far as you can go in Oz without …

Adventures of a Serial Trespasser

Bradley Garrett, a photographer and researcher with a background in anthropology and archeology, has spent the past five years of his life exploring hidden and forgotten parts of cities all over the world. Sneaking into sewers and bunkers, through metro tunnels and up skyscrapers, Garrett calls his …

The Complete Guide To Men's Socks by Fraquoh and Franchomme

Socks are an important piece of clothing, even though most men don’t pay much attention to them. They are not only a visible part of our outfit, but …

Clothing

How to Prevent Acne by Male Standard

<i>Male Standard</i> <i>Interview the Founder of Game Day</i> <i>here</i><i>.</i><p>You’re getting ready to go out on a big date then you spot it! A few pimples right near your nose! …

Skin Care

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>The designer talks about his new line, the state of the industry, and his last days at Band of Outsiders.<p>By Sam Schube6 hours agoView More<p>What …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Review<p>A deep dive on <i>Avengers</i> for those who've seen the movie.<p>By The Editors of GQ4 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>In 2018, wild Western gear gets dark, slightly creepy, and extremely cool.<p>By Liz Raiss1 day agoView More<p>Q&A<p>An exclusive interview.<p>By Ben …

The age of the connected car will bring new safety, comfort — and threats

How do you reduce the number of highway accidents? Just tell all the cars to look out for each other.<p>As far out as that may sound, that's exactly what the National Transportation Safety Board recommended this week, following a fatal bus crash, and it's part of a fundamental shift in the automotive …

New Jersey

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

How to Wash Your Teeth

<i>From the August 2013 issue</i><p><b>Unless you're exceedingly</b> meticulous in your mouth care, chances are you've never even looked at an oral irrigator. The little hose used to clean between your teeth and around and under your gums probably seems like just another tool for the 60-plus crowd that you walk by …

New York City

10 Cool Cocktails You Should Be Drinking If You Want To Look Like A Pro

“You should go talk to that broody guy drinking the Appletini over there,” said no woman to her friend ever.<p>In a boozy world polluted with …

How to Survive a Heat Wave in Style

<b>It's hot.</b> Unbearably hot. Oh, and humid. And yet, despite the wildly unpleasant heat wave that's decided to hunker down over a good portion of the country (it's 90 or above in 47 states today), people are still expected to go about their daily business, sweating through their shirts all the while. …

Men's Fashion

Why You Should Invest in $400 Shoes

<i>Welcome to Green Style, a daily series that shows you how to make your wardrobe more environmentally friendly — all without sacrificing your personal look.</i><p><b>You may balk</b> at a $400-plus price point for footwear, but you shouldn't. Investing now means you'll have a pair of shoes with a decade of life …

Men's Fashion