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100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Skull of Homo erectus throws story of human evolution into disarray

The spectacular fossilised skull of an ancient human ancestor that died nearly two million years ago has forced scientists to rethink the story of early human evolution.<p>Anthropologists unearthed the skull at a site in Dmanisi, a small town in southern Georgia, where other remains of human …

Dress Your Body Type: Skinny

<i>Click here to follow AskMen Fashion on Twitter</i>.<p>Regardless of the body type Mother Nature gave you, making the most of what you were given goes a long way to helping you look and feel more confident and attractive, both to yourself and to others. In the second installment of our Dress Your Body Type …

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

Get Justin Theroux's GQ Cover Hair, From the Guy Who Styled It

Justin Theroux’s come a long way from the Jesus locks he had to sport for <i>Wanderlust</i>. We tapped our October cover star’s on-set groomer, Thom Priano of Garren New York Salon, for instructions on recreating his hairstyle.<p><b>The Inspiration:</b> "When I work with celebrities I talk to them about the way they …

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 …

New findings about the human genome bring us closer to schizophrenia treatment

An international team of doctors from the University of North Carolina, MIT, Harvard, and the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm have taken a major step toward pinpointing the genetic causes of schizophrenia. The mental illness affecting some 24 million people worldwide has so far proven incurable, …

Wait, What’s That? The Science Behind Why Your Mind Keeps Wandering

If you’re experiencing an attention deficit, you’re far from alone.<p>Try this: Count your exhalations–1, 2, 3–all the way to 10. See if you can get to 10 without thinking about lunch or laundry or deadlines or dates.<p>Unless you’ve trained your attention, it’ll probably start to wander–which, new …

Texas

David Ortiz: Accusations wrong

Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz said Wednesday that a Boston Globe column questioning whether his strong start to the season has been aided by …

Chael Sonnen continues push for Wanderlei Silva fight, issues 24-hour deadline

Recent UFC light-heavyweight title challenger Chael Sonnen is still pushing for a fight with Wanderlei Silva – and he’s given the Brazilian a 24-hour …

After false starts, Chris Weidman not sure Anderson Silva will fight at UFC 162

When Chris Weidman sat down to watch Rashad Evans fight Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at UFC 156, he had keen interest in the outcome.<p>A week before, UFC …

Joss Whedon Isn't Making "Downey Money" on Avengers 2

Director says he's not making $100 mil for his work on Marvel's sequel.<p>Since Iron Man 3's stateside opening last weekend, there's been a lot of buzz …

The Best Ways To Drink Whiskey

** 1 Part Whiskey + 1 Part Whiskey + 1 Part Whiskey = Your New Favorite Cocktail**<p>There’s something alchemical going on in this cocktail: Old Overholt, Jack, and Johnnie, equal parts, over ice. No bitters, no twist. No artisanal tonic water. And somehow, improbably, almost magically, it’s a …