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How to Hack Your Flow: Live Life at the Limits and Boost Productivity | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This a guest post from Steven Kotler, author of</i> The Rise of Superman.<p>Researchers define flow as an “optimal state of consciousness,” a …

Single injection reverses type 2 diabetes symptoms in mice without side effects

There are numerous research efforts underway to develop new treatments and improve the lives of people suffering type 2 diabetes, whose ranks have …

Loosen Up: Favorite T-Shirts for Cycling

Honda CB550 by Eastern Spirit

Charlie Trelogan’s insightful piece on café racer design emphasized the importance of good lines. No one understands this concept more than Poland’s Eastern Spirit Garage: They helped build the Honda CX500 that Charlie used to illustrate his point. Now they’ve turned their keen eye to another …

Motorcycles

Siri, Am I Wasted? The Smartphone Breathalyzer Showdown

An excuse to have a few beers in the name of science? PopMech is on the case.<p><b>PopMech editors welcome any opportunity to drink for the sake of science</b>. So, after a slew of phone-attachable alcohol monitors hit the market, we decided to find out how two of the top sellers measure up to a police-grade …

CyanogenMod 11 support to re-ignite the flame for 2012 Kindle Fire HD

Amazon is one of those companies that have successfully forked Android into their own ecosystem, particularly with the Kindle Fire line. Intended to be an e-reader and a tablet for consuming digital content, the Kindle Fire ran well with Amazon’s wide offering of e-books, movies and TV shows, as …

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Benelli’s 300cc BN302: Italian motorcycling for beginners

At the Australian launch of the BN302, Isle of Man TT racer Cameron Donald spoke of Benelli’s superb early racing history in the TT, with many of the …

Why Cyclists Should Be Base Training

Why it pays to ride easy and build up cycling base mileage, especially if you want to go fast<p>If you’ve ever signed up for a charity ride, fondo, or other endurance event and wondered how you’d fit in all the training, you no doubt rejoiced upon learning about the benefits of high-intensity interval …

Write and Deliver a Great 'Best Man' Speech | The Art of Manliness

Photo by trubluetitan<p>At some point in your life, one of your buddies or your brother will probably ask you to be the best man in his wedding. This is …

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How To Build A Cafe Racer

I’m a car designer by trade: I spend my time working out how to make machinery look as good as it can. Designers are creative people by nature, so we crave the opportunity to be as free as possible in our work. We also have many parameters, tests and boundaries to refer to, to make sure we deliver …

Motorcycles

101 Cycling Tips to Completely Transform Your Bike Life

Ride better, get stronger, be happier, go faster, look nicer, stay safer, get fitter, smile wider, and lots more<p>Want to be a better cyclist? Just ride. Every time you turn the pedals, you naturally improve a little. Of course, one well-placed tip, trick, or nugget of wisdom can help you achieve …

Forget The 10,000-Hour Rule–How To Really Improve At Any Skill

The popular 10,000-Hour Rule claims that it takes 10,000 hours of working at a skill to become an expert. But research suggests that to become awesome at a skill, it’s not about quantity of time spent, it’s about quality.<p>If you’ve spent any time wondering at what makes people successful, you’ve …

The Secret to Perfectly Roasted Green Beans – Recipe

<i>Perfect Roasted Green Beans</i>The problem with roasted green beans, whether you do them in the oven or in a hot skillet, is to get those <b>beautiful,</b> …

How Calories Work

You eat, burn, and count them. Here’s how to master calories.<p><b>What They Are</b><br>A measurement of energy in food. Scientists estimate it using a formula that factors in a food’s macronutrient content. The key word here is estimate—things like fiber or how much a food is processed can affect calorie count. …

Run-N-Read Exercises Your Mind and Body (video)

Running and reading just don’t mix. Have you ever tried it? Running on a treadmill at the gym (and we mean running, not jogging) and trying to ready …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Hemsworth's longtime trainer pushed the poor guy to his limits<p>Hate to break it to you, buddy, but it's time to step up your game.<p>Mikhail Shivlyakov started got a nosebleed during a deadlift attempt at this past weekend's Arnold Classic.<p>Well, this is excellent news.<p>Been focusing on your upper body? …

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Purify Water On The Go With A SteriPEN

Whether you are traveling or camping there can be a lot of concern about the quality of the water you are drinking and what you might actually be …

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Top 10 Tricks to Get Discounts on Almost Anything

You know that victorious feeling you get when you pay for something with a coupon? Here are 10 ways to get that feeling on just about everything you …

The Memory Hack That Got Me Through Med School–And Inspired A Startup

By Shiv Gaglani4 minute Read<p>As a medical student with a background in neuroscience, I’m constantly searching for brain hacks that will help me learn</i> …

How to make amazing coffee at home, even if you’re cheap and lazy.

Mocking people who care about coffee is a proud American tradition dating back approximately to the birth of Starbucks. The same jokes about …

10 Buzzworthy Gadgets for Coffee Lovers

You know we love us a good cup of joe here at Brit HQ. With all the new ways to brew at home or even on the go, it feels like we’re swooning over a different way to get our buzz on just about every week. But why should we keep all that coffee-related intel to ourselves? Presenting 10 gadgets for …

How to Double Your Productivity Immediately With a Dream Collage

All successful men and women are goal setters; they focus their time and energy on their goals and this makes them very productive. A wise man once …

Macna Dry Cooling Vest | Hot Weather Motorcycle Apparel Review

<b>Motorcycling Macna Dry Cooling Vest Test</b><p>With record-breaking temperatures occurring across the country, we put the latest generation of high-tech …

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Try Cheap Motorcycle Jackets This Time

Purchasing a motorcycle jacket doesn’t really mean you should have hundreds of dollars in your pocket while going out to buy one. You can easily find …

Leather Jackets

Roland Sands 2013 Riding Jackets

Roland Sands Designs are continuing to expand on their range of riding gear in 2013 with a handful of new leather and textile jackets. As with last …