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27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Pushup Circuit for Strong Shoulders

The circuit works like this: Do each exercise—the pushup, the side pushup to your right, and the side pushup to your left—for 30 seconds, and then move on to the next one. Rest 15 seconds between each exercise. That's one round. Rest one minute, and repeat.<p>"You'll not only ignite muscle growth and …

Index Funds For Beginners: How to Get Started with Investing | The Art of Manliness

“I have no idea what I’m doing.”<p>I don’t know about you, but despite my repeated attempts to fully understand and grasp how investing in the stock …

How to Decorate a Man Room | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Jayson Franklin and Morgan Gagne of Manly Vintage.</i><p>There’s a good chance the first interior decorator was a …

Surveillance Culture Is Not a Two-Way Street

As the surveillance activity of the state has ramped up over the past several decades, the surveillance of the state by ordinary citizens has become increasingly punished. Whistleblowers get locked up and people who simply film police beatings are...<p><i>The 1863 Draft Riot in New York City.</i><p>Earlier this …

How Make Difficult Decisions: Advice From Alvin York | The Art of Manliness

Corporal Alvin C. York silently led his squad of men through the thick underbrush and dense fog of the Argonne Forest early the morning of October 8, …

The 16 Best Western Movies | The Art of Manliness

Few figures in history have had as powerful an impact on American masculinity as the cowboy. For over a century, the cowboy has — for better or for …

9 Rules for Starting Your Own Farm | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Forrest Pritchard, farmer and author of</i> Gaining Ground.<p>You’ve dreamed of becoming a farmer, growing food not …

Style Tips for Short Men: How to Dress Taller | The Art of Manliness

Short men have always had a tougher row to hoe than their taller fellows. It can be frustrating to be picked last for the pick-up basketball game, to …

How to Read a Book | The Art of Manliness

1. Open book.<p>2. Read words.<p>3. Close book.<p>4. Move on to next book.<p>Reading a book seems like a pretty straightforward task, doesn’t it? And in some …

How to Create a Lifelong Brotherhood | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This a guest post from Jonathan Mead</i>.<p>The responses from my closest male friends surprised me when I asked them this question: “What’s …

How to Roast Coffee at Home | The Art of Manliness

“Little campfires, rapidly increasing to hundreds in number, would shoot up along the hills and plains and, as if by magic, acres of territory would …

The Art of Grilling: Gas Vs. Charcoal Grills

Beer pairings: A matter of science

Frank DiGennaro now knows why his love for pretzels when paired with stouts makes perfect sense.<p>DiGennaro, a biomedical engineer by education writing …

What goes on when lightning strikes?

A new theory from Russian researchers suggests that lightning may be a by-product of cosmic rays. Surprisingly, despite studying lightning for …

5 Reasons to Go to Colorado this Summer

Colorado evokes images of snow-capped peaks and knee-deep powder, but when the snow melts and the chairlifts shut down for the season, the Rocky …

Hiking

Neil deGrasse Tyson's remake of Carl Sagan's 'Cosmos' headed to Fox in 2014

Neil deGrasse Tyson's reboot of astrophysicist Carl Sagan’s groundbreaking documentary series, <i>Cosmos: A Personal Journey,</i> is finally on its way to television. Fox made the official announcement during its advertising upfront presentation at New York’s Beacon Theatre on Monday, reports <i>The Los</i> …

Beer Tasting Quick Reference Guide Kindle Edition

Here's a fun guide to discover the nuances of artisan beers from lagers and ales to porters and stouts. Tasting profiles from the booklet get the …

Consequence of Sound

Tiger's 5 New Lessons

What he's doing right—and how it can help your game<p>For most of his professional career, Tiger Woods has been on a mission, as he has often said, to "own" his swing. In the weeks leading up to the Masters, the swing changes he has been working on for more than two years finally seemed to gel, and he …

8 best beer towns in America | CNN Travel

Vintage Sounds: The Crackle And Pop Of Vinyl Records

As part of our occasional series on All Tech Considered, "Vintage Sounds," we remember sounds of older technology that brings fond memories to the minds of listeners. Today, three listeners share what they liked about vinyl records.<p>Transcript<p>AUDIE CORNISH, HOST:<p>Here on All Tech Considered, we've …

Single Serving: Heavy Deeds – One Drum

Minneapolis-based Heavy Deeds have a good thing going on if their slowly simmering psych jam “One Drum” is any indication. The tune steadily builds …

Will legalised marijuana lead to an economic boom?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/976000/976410_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524642360_300f09b3899645af9965625385647d4f<p><b>Marijuana is now legal in Washington state in the north-west of America. Will the sales kick-start an economic boom?</b><p>Kimberly Bliss and her wife, Kim …

A world away at Rockmill Brewery

I want to live at Rockmill Brewery. I want to wake up every day with the smell of cedar, the sound of the fire crackling and the knowledge that …

Sam Adams' Founder Jim Koch On How To Be A Ruthless Beer Merchant

NEW YORK -- The Boston Beer Company, maker of Samuel Adams Boston Lager, hardly fits the image of a craft brewer anymore, although it retains that designation. Since it was founded in 1984, the company's success is legendary: It has grown from a kitchen-brewing project into the fifth-largest …

Craft Beer Map Shows Love Of Brew Across The U.S. (PHOTO)

To celebrate its American Craft Beer Week, which starts on May 13, the Brewers Association has released a sweet graphic representing some of the nation's best craft beer outfits.<p>The U.S. map, plastered with brewery logos, reads “No Red States or Blue States, Only Brew States." We're incline to …

Why Everyone Is Going Crazy For Craft Beer

Craft beer sales have grown 15% in the past year alone. Export sales also reached a new record.<p>What exactly is craft beer? The Brewers Association, the trade industry group for craft beer, defines craft breweries as ones that are "small, independent and traditional."<p>Craft brewers annually produce …