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26 Amazing Freestyle Skiing Tricks Each and Every Skier Should Know

What do you do after you have learned the basics of freestyle skiing? You perform some more challenging freestyle skiing tricks. This article …

Top 10 affordable hotels, hostels and B&Bs in Amsterdam

Max Brown Canal District<p>This three-star hotel is actually a trio of listed buildings and is in a quiet, picturesque spot where the Herengracht and Brouwersgracht canals meet. The reception area, with its copper ceiling and wall covering made of open books, doubles as a cosy bar. Moored outside is …

Travel

The 100 best movies on Amazon Prime right now

The library of movie titles that are available for Prime members is vast and has an impressive mix of old classics and current releases.<p>We get it. You're busy with your life, it's kind of tough to scroll through all the titles. So we did it for you.<p><b>Here are the 100 best movies available right now</b> …

Entertainment

The Most Anticipated Movies Of 2018

Jennifer Lawrence, Ryan Reynolds, Reese Witherspoon and Tom Cruise are just some of the big names headed to theaters in the new year.<p>What do Jennifer …

The 50 Best Albums Of 2017

30. Ron Miles<i><br>I Am a Man</i><p>The cornet, as Ron Miles plays it, is an instrument of warm color and rounded projection. There's no hint of stridency in his tone, and not much slash in his attack. But it would be a gross underestimation to file him away as an easy listen, or someone who'd trade urgency for …

Los Angeles

These secret Netflix codes uncover a list of 'hidden' films and TV shows — and it's easy to use them

To access the extra content, all you need to do is add the code for the desired genre or sub genre to the end of the usual Netflix URL.<p>For example, to access the list for "action & adventure," you would add the code 1365, making your URL become: http://www.netflix.com/browse/genre/1365.<p>Niche sub …

TV shows

7 Lightroom Tricks and Shortcuts from Landscape Photographer Toma Abonciu (VIDEO)

Yesterday we shared a Lightroom video demonstrating why one top pro insists, ”Every photographer should be using Lightroom.” Today, in the tutorial …

An Introduction to Astrophotography: Shooting Stars for Beginners

Shooting the night sky can produce amazing images of endless starry skies, but it can be challenging to those used to working with plenty of light. …

Landscape Photography

Montana ski area to host first summer ski and snowboard festival

Sure, ski areas are spinning their lifts a little longer this season, but there is no one doing it quite like Montana’s Beartooth Basin.RELATED: …

This Airline Is for Skiers Only

File this under: Another reason to be jealous of Europeans.<p>Starting in December, the continent will be home to the world’s only exclusive ski airline. PowdAir (get it?) will operate flights from across western Europe to Sion, a tiny town in the heart of the Swiss Alps. From there, it’s just 45 …

Skiing

Pilot Takes Amazing Photos From His Cockpit, And They Will Take Your Breath Away

Being a pilot, you get to see a bunch of beautiful sights from above. Being a pilot for a South American airline, you also get to witness the …

South America

Jim Harbaugh gave Pope Francis a Michigan helmet and a pair of Jordans

Jim Harbaugh and the Wolverines are in Rome on a tour, and like the old saying goes: When in Italy, go visit the pope.<p>I watched every episode of <i>The Young Pope</i><i>.</i> I know how many gifts the pontiff gets. A Michigan helmet and a pair of Jordans are probably among the more curious gifts he’s gotten: a …

Rescue Dog's Downhill Slide Shows You How To Enjoy The Snow

Celebrating a dog day of winter.<p>As many of us grumble over a late-season snowstorm in the Northeast, we should take a lesson on how to make the most of it from man’s best friend out west.<p>Truckee, a search-and-rescue dog at Heavenly ski resort in South Lake Tahoe, was filmed recently using his body …

Quadrum Minimalist Ski Resort

Usually, when people envision idyllic snow-laden ski resorts, their minds drift to places like Aspen, Colorado or perhaps even the Swiss Alps. And …

Skiing

9 Must-Watch Movies That Expire From Netflix in March 2017

Seize the moment.<p>Rarely has a month been as light on expiring Netflix titles as this March, during which the streaming goliath will take it easy on subscribers by culling only a scant few must-see titles from its ranks. That bodes well for the health of the service, which will retain almost all of …

Vail Resorts to Buy Stowe Mountain for $50 Million

<i>Until now, Stowe was the only ski resort in America under the same ownership since 1949. PHOTO: Courtesy Stowe Mountain Resort</i><p>Vail Resorts, Inc. …

HERMANN TILKE

“Time is always a very big challenge for us.”<p>And what would motor racing be without the cathedrals of speed where man and machine can be tested to their utmost? The answer, of course, is nothing. Without venues such as Italy’s Monza (La Pista Magica), Silverstone in Great Britain and Monaco, or …

Extreme skier Jérémie Heitz tackles death-defying Alpine bucket list

<b>(CNN) —</b> As bucket lists go, Jérémie Heitz's was extreme.<p>The 27-year-old Swiss skier decided to tackle 15 of the Alps' steepest mountain faces, where one wrong move could prove fatal.<p>His alpine dramas, played on 50 degree slopes down mountains all above the magic 4000-meter mark (13,123ft,) have …

Science Says Listening to These 5 Songs Will Make You Remarkably Happy | Inc.com

For as long as sound has existed, music has always been tied to deep emotion in all living beings. It's one of the stimuli that are most likely to evoke a memory or intense reaction, one of the strange phenomena that allow humans to access a different mental or emotional space than the one they …

Brain Imaging

17 Google products you've never heard of

Most of us have heard of Google's well-publicized moonshots: Self-driving cars, smart contact lenses, internet-beaming balloons, and more.<p>While those products and services sound amazing, most of us can't use them just yet. But the company actually has a bunch of other ones that are incredibly …

MLB analytics guru who could be the next Nate Silver has a revolutionary new stat

Jonathan Judge is an increasingly important name in baseball analytics<p><i>Baseball Prospectus</i> director of technology Harry Pavlidis took a risk when he …

Framing

I took a class on human behavior at the No. 1 college in the US — and now I know how hard it is to make a 'rational' decision

Nearly every student who'd showed up to the Princeton University lecture that day was clacking away on a laptop — I'd come non-ironically armed with a legal pad and Bic pen.<p>And while I'd done all (okay, most) of the assigned readings for that day, the material was still hard to understand. When, …

Yes, It’s Already Time to Get Stoked for Ski Films

Just as the arrival of cooler temperatures marks the transition from summer to fall, the annual release of ski movie trailers signals that it’s finally okay to start Instagramming about your dream lines for the winter ahead.<p>Pro tip: Pay attention to the soundtrack used in the films, particularly in …

2017 Skis of the Year | POWDER

Allow me to make a few introductions to skiers in the Powder Union.<p>Hannah Victory stepped into skis for the first time at the age of 1. A few years …

A taxonomy of English football club nicknames

Their names are spoken week in, week out over television feeds and radio broadcasts, in pubs and on the pitch. Official football club names provide …

I've worked in the auto industry for 15 years, and there's one email you should send when you buy a new car

Yes, I know most of you disagree.<p>That said, I've seen every type of negotiator walk through my showroom doors over the last 15 years. I know what it takes for someone to walk out with a smoking deal and get the best deal on a new car.<p>And today, I'm going to share with you what really works: from …

The Leicester City team that won at the Etihad this season cost less than most of Manchester City’s players. Why are some footballers cheaper than others?<p>By Richard Foster for The Agony and the Ecstasy of the Guardian Sport Network<p>When Riyad Mahrez moved from Ligue 2 club Le Havre to Leicester City …

Soccer

Gravitational waves explained

A century after Albert Einstein rewrote our understanding of space and time, physicists have confirmed one of the most elusive predictions of his …