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HIIT Workout: What It Is And Why It Works

<i>By Amy Schlinger for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>HIIT is all the hype lately. According to a survey conducted by the American College of Sports Medicine, it’s one of the two top fitness trends for 2014 (the other being bodyweight training). So what’s this type of training all about? What is it with HIIT?<p>HIIT, …

The Best Movies of 2013

The year 2013 has been an amazing one for movies, though maybe every year is an amazing year for movies if one is ready to be amazed by movies. It’s also a particularly apt year to make a list of the best films. Making a list is not merely a numerical act but also a polemical one, and the best of …

This Awesome Stop-Motion Video Was Shot Using 1,000 Pictures Entirely On Google Glass

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5 Ways To Reframe Your Thinking To Be More Like Elon Musk

How do innovative minds like Elon Musk and Steve Jobs come up with their groundbreaking ideas? Here’s five ways they think differently.<p>Drawing parallels between Elon Musk and Steve Jobs is irresistible, but how do big thinkers like them come up with their innovative ideas and how can we reframe our …

How Coffee, Citrus And Nuts Help Cut The Risk Of Diabetes

If you go back to the 1970s, people with a serious coffee habit often had an accompanying habit: smoking.<p>And that's why early studies gave coffee a bad rap. Clearly, smoking was harmful. And it was hard for researchers to disentangle the two habits. "So it made coffee look bad in terms of health …

Conan besieged by YouTube commenters in audience

Imagine if people spoke in real life the way they would in a YouTube comment. A comedy bit from Conan O'Brien does just that.<p>On his late-night talk show on Wednesday, Conan was talking about Google's decision to ban anonymous YouTube comments, forcing people to use their real screen names. Many …

The Quirkiest Things We Learned About Models Backstage At The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

Today, in the freezing New York City weather, the pink carpet rolled out for the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. The presence of troops in army fatigues, police dogs and just about every PR rep in the biz made it pretty clear that this is one serious event.<p>In attendance to walk the runway …

The Messy, Messy Relationship Between Income (and Race) and Obesity

Death Becomes Whimsical On Dia De Los Muertos

On the Mexican <i>Dia de los Muertos</i> holiday, the living remember the dead. Some believe they are communing with the deceased. While it may sound morbid, Pati Jinich, a Mexican-born blogger, food show personality and author of <i>Pati's Mexican Table,</i> says it's a joyous occasion.<p>"People get ready to …

OS X Mavericks Review: Apple’s Mac Operating System Has A Need For Speed

OS X Mavericks, the first of Apple’s post-big cat OS updates, is named for one of the nicest spots on Earth. Mavericks is a surf beach in California, and the operating system that takes its name definitely represents a new wave in Mac software, even though it isn’t a drastic change from OS X 10.8. …

First Listen: Death Cab For Cutie, 'Transatlanticism (10th Anniversary Edition)'

Life hands us many milestones as we wend our way from cradle to grave. From first teeth to first kisses to first loves and losses, we mark off our crucial firsts as transformative events; we're no longer babies, or children, or teenagers, or dependent on others to get by. One of those milestones, …

The Best Map Ever Made of America's Racial Segregation

__KEY – White: blue dots; African American: green dots; Asian: red; Latino: orange; all others: brown __<p>Last year, a pair of researchers from Duke …

Study: Wearing high heels causes long-term foot damage, “clawing of the toes”

<b>(Screenshot, YouTube)</b><p>Created by British orthopedic specialists, this 3D scan of a foot will make you think twice about wearing stilettos<p>Ej Dickson<p>August 27, 2013 7:19pm (UTC)<p>Bad news for clubgoers and upscale shoe fetishists: those gravity-defying Louboutins in your closet are causing irreversible …

It's Frustratingly Rare to Find a Novel About Women That's Not About Love

"Literary girls don't take road-trips to find themselves; they take trips to find men."<p>I came of age without a literary soulmate. Growing up, I read every book recommended to me. Nick Carraway's lucid account of the 1920's seduced me. Huck Finn's journey up the river showed me the close link …

The Top 5 Music Apps for Offline Listening

By Deborah McKay<p>It's vacation time! Soon I'll pack my bags and head for Europe's warmer climates. But before I go, I need to sort out a few essentials. Not just passports and sunscreen (although, of course, I will need those) but my summertime playlists. When at home or in the office streaming my …

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Movies, TV, books, the Web: 2013’s bests — so far

We’re halfway through the year. Determined to catch up this summer? Here’s your guide to everything you must know<p>Salon Staff<p>July 4, 2013 4:00pm (UTC)<p><b>"The Flamethrowers" by Rachel Kushner.</b> This novel has a bold, seamless confidence in itself and in the significance of what it has to say that you …

21 Examples of 'Serious Journalism' From Women's Magazines and Websites

A recent article in The New Republic wonders why women's publications don't get credit for tackling complex, important topics.<p>Are women's magazines avoiding "serious journalism"? Guess it all depends on who's deciding what's serious.<p><i>The New Republic</i> asks that question in a new article, and our …

You Really Should Start Watching The Venture Bros.

After two and a half years, one of the most brilliant, addictive, and underwatched comedies on TV is back. Any fan of Arrested Development or The Simpsons should tune in.<p><i>The Venture Bros.</i> returns to Adult Swim this Sunday at midnight, after an excruciating 924-day gap between new episodes (a 2012 …

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