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Yale Is Letting Anyone Take Its Most Popular Class Ever for Free

Everything you ever wanted to know about how to truly be happy.<p>When Yale began offering a new course this semester, over 1,000 students jumped at the opportunity. It wasn't about business, technology or innovation. It's about how to be happy.<p>Nearly a fourth of the undergraduate student body …

Living Rooms

NASA’s virtual tour of the moon in 4K will blow your mind

The moon can look spectacular enough from here on Earth, but a just-posted NASA video showing the lunar surface in amazing close-up detail is also …

Grand Canyon

Posted: November 5, 2010 in Eastern Philosophy, Martial Arts and Life, Zen Thoughts

Besides the physical aspect, the martial arts are known for developing powers of the mind, internal wisdom, strength of character, and insight into …

Investigating Bill Murray’s Incredible Urban Legends

A fascinating new documentary finally makes the case that all those urban legends about Bill Murray are realer than you think.<p>From the moment he …

Obituary: Former golf pro leaves life's course on his own terms

Something has to give when a personal wish to die clashes with an innate drive to live.Warren Grant, a popular pro who taught golf from a wheelchair …

Best Exercises to Get Rid of Man Boobs

"Man boobs" can be one of two things: an enlargement of breast tissue due to hormone changes that result in gynecomastia—a condition that occurs most …

Michigan Foodie Fun

Michigan's reputation as a top-shelf culinary destination has come a long way since 1946, when Buddy's put Detroit-style deep-dish pizza on the radar for food-loving travelers. Today you'll find locally sourced gourmet everything—from cherries and wine to morels and whitefish—on menus throughout …

Great Lakes

Audiophile 24/96, 24/192 sound cards (Audio DAC and SPDIF out) for the Raspberry Pi, audio out, audio cards, audio projects

BEOCREATE 4-Channel Amplifier<p>Bang & Olufsen CREATE and HiFiBerry have joined forces to develop a simple and elegant solution for the up-cycling of …

How To Build A Large Roth IRA

The IRS recently streamlined the process for rolling over after tax 401k contributions.<p>Heavy savers can use in service withdrawals to build …

Further a field for poster of the week. Playing Golf in Scotland before WW1 https://t.co/gbZ5z3YBp9

'Bloggergate' fiasco leads Dublin hotel to ban bloggers in the most hilarious way possible

An Irish hotel has banned bloggers and other influencers after a 22-year-old YouTuber broke down in tears when she was refused free accomodation.<p>Elle Darby, a UK-based social media influencer first emailed Charleville Lodge in Dublin to seek a tit for tat arrangement seeking a free five night …

Morgan Freeman

Zeroqode will usher us into a codeless future

Codeless development platforms are at once a blessing and a curse. If they’re complete enough to be powerful they are too difficult for beginners and if they’re simple enough for beginners they’re useless for serious work. Zeroqode, a one-stop-shop for codeless creation, aims to make the difficult …

Disrupt NY

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

Pushing Canon DSLRs to the Low-Light Limit: Shooting Auroras Live

After photographing the solar eclipse in Idaho, I couldn’t resist continuing my “long-service leave” and returning to Canada’s Yukon Territory for …

Time Management

PiTunnel connects your Raspberry Pi to the world

Raspberry Pis are usually very lonely. These tiny, single-board computers sit quietly under desks or inside 3D printed cases, staring wistfully into the far distance while waiting for a little attention. Now, thanks to a side project by a programmer named Dimitri Raftopoulos, an app called PiTunnel …

Raspberry Pi

The 15 Best Gifts Under $50 for the Mediaphile

Stocking Stuffers 2017<p><i>No matter who you’re shopping for this holiday season, we have you covered. For our Stocking Stuffers series, our writers and</i> …

Shopping

My Highland Bunkhouse

The Other Arnold: Palmer's daughter reflects on the chasm between the brand and the man

<i>MONDAY, SEPT. 25, 2017</i><p>If you want to be literal about it, Peg Palmer's year of magical thinking concluded today. Her father, Arnold Palmer, died on …

Golf

The TSA Is Auctioning Off Tons of Confiscated Knives and Multi-Tools

In 2015, the TSA intercepted 22,044 “dangerous items” in airport security screenings across the U.S. The most outlandish items are documented on the …

Knives

A Vitamin-Rich Soup That’s Delicious Too

“If a soup could do push-ups, this one would,” writes wellness author Rebecca Katz of the “Power Green Soup” found in her cookbook <i>Clean Soups</i>. Though …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Turns Out Canada Has The Cutest Word For Sweatshirts

Our friends in Canada have many regional words and phrases that may amuse Americans: For example, a knit hat is known as a toque in most areas, and flip flops often go by the name thongs.<p>But one province has a word for sweatshirts that could cause a kerfuffle, in the best way.<p>Data journalists at …

Canada

‘Norsemen’ On Netflix: Everything You Need To Know About This Uproarious International Comedy

It’s no secret that <i>Game of Thrones</i> can often present us with a little too much gloom and doom to handle, even with the occasional comic moment. What …

Comedy

Google is sharing its management tools with the world

Speaking at his alma mater in January, Sundar Pichai, Google’s low-profile CEO, revealed his key to effective management: “Let others succeed.”<p>Enacting Pichai’s advice is easier said than done. But Google is sharing some tools that might help. Its Re:Work blog is offering a series of instructive …

​ Citrus Fruit Protects Against Dementia | Men’s Health

Even after the researchers accounted for other potentially-skewing factors—like consumption of total vegetables and other fruits, as well as chronic health conditions—the relationship between citrus fruit consumption and dementia didn’t change significantly. That suggests the link would be …

Frontier Stove

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>Accessories<br>• Camping<br>• Gear<br>• Off Road<p>The Anevay Frontier Stove was originally developed for humanitarian aid purposes, but the …

Humanitarianism

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

The Scotland Golf Trip To-Do List

I write this with less than two weeks to go until I depart for my latest trip to Scotland. It will include two weeks in the Highlands, a 500+ mile …

North Coast 500 Day 2: Dornoch to Brora

This is a series of articles about the North Coast 500, a 500-mile road trip through the Scottish Highlands. Associate Editor Graylyn Loomis is …