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5 Ways to Take Free Yoga Classes This Month

Strike a warrior pose without paying a penny<p>Summer may be ending, but it’s not all downhill after Labor Day: September is National Yoga Month, and to celebrate, businesses across the U.S. are offering free (repeat, <i>free</i>) classes and events.If you need a refresher course on the benefits of yoga, it …

25 Healthy Alternatives to Toxic Cosmetics

July 31 2013<p>25 Safer Alternatives to Common Cosmetics<p>By Mark Sisson<p>Two weeks ago, I introduced you to five cosmetics ingredients you should avoid. …

Gay couple seeks spousal privilege protection in Kentucky murder trial

<b>(Asparuh via Shutterstock)</b><p>The couple has requested that the court grant them the same protections given to heterosexual spouses<p>Katie McDonough<p>August 13, 2013 1:33pm (UTC)<p>A married gay couple in Kentucky asked a judge to grant them the same protections given to heterosexual spouses after one of the …

19 Things You Didn't Know About Orgasms

Everything you want to know about the big O—including how to have the best one yet!<p>How long does it take to cross the finish line? Which positions make you most likely to climax? And is it really possible to have an orgasm every time? We have the answers to all of your biggest O-related …

6 Surprising Signs You're Stressed Out

The very visible (and bizarre) things that stress does to your body<p>You're stressed. We're stressed. Everyone's stressed. No big deal, right? Because it's so common, you might think that if you're not lying on the floor from exhaustion, you're probably fine. But stress has an insidious way of …

How to Become a Morning Workout Person

New research helps morning workout fiends to lose weight faster. Tips on how to join them<p>Put down the banana, rise-and-grinders: According to a new study published online in the British Journal of Nutrition, people who exercise early in the morning on an empty stomach burn more fat than those who …

15 Creative & Multi-Functional Desks

You spend a good portion of your day at your desk. Why not make it a creative space that reflects your personality? We’ve rounded up 15 of our favorite creative and beautiful desks to make your home office a space you actually want to spend time in. And if these aren’t your speed we have DIY …

Amazing Road Trips

Hand Lettered Poster Illustrations by Design Different

Hand Lettered Posters.<p>Check out this nice series of hand lettered poster illustrations by Design Different aka Ryan McArthur. The posters feature …

Colorful Marigold

Mars Rover Curiosity's 10 Greatest Hits

The rover landed on Mars a year ago today. Happy Mars-iversary, Curiosity! You've been busy.<p>Mars rover Curiosity landed on the red planet one year ago today, so we here at <i>Popular Science</i> figured we'd take a look back at the journey. It's not an easy trip to summarize, since Curiosity marked a <i>ton</i> of …

Intense Acrylic Storm Paintings Portray the Power of Nature

Texas-based artist Michelle Manley explores the intensity of nature through dramatic acrylic paintings. In her <i>Storm</i> series, she uses earthy color palettes to create landscapes filled with dark clouds swirling together into distant and powerful storms. As the severe weather overtakes the atmosphere, …

Weather

34 Courses That Every Golfer Must Play

We've created the ultimate bucket list for golfers.<p>Some of these golf courses are famous for their rich history, while others offer breathtaking views and unique locations.<p>From Scotland's historic Muirfield to the Dominican Republic's challenging Teeth of the Dog, here are the golf courses every …

Golf

Articles about 8 inspiring minimalist bathrooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Streamline your plumbing and simplify your bathing ritual with inspiration from these minimalist bathrooms in the Dwell canon.<p>For the bathroom inside a renovated Hollywood bungalow, architect Noah Walker used a simple palette of gray and white tile, black...<p>Clean lines meet earth tones in this …

Minimalism

Hemingway Look-Alike Contest Is The Best Thing You'll See All Day (PHOTOS)

Few of us mere mortals are lucky enough to write like Ernest "Papa" Hemingway. But a surprising number of folks are lucky enough to resemble him. For proof, just peruse this incredible photography series by photographer and genuine Hemingway enthusiast, Henry Hargreaves.<p>The photos were taken at a …

The Stories Behind 22 Classic Album Covers

1. <i>Nevermind</i> (1991)<p><b>Nirvana<br>Design by Robert Fisher and Kirk Weddle</b><p>Spencer Elden's first time swimming was a memorable one.<p>At four months old, Elden was …

Steven Spielberg

The world's greatest bookshops

Bookshops are a traveller's best friend: they provide convenient shelter and diversion in bad weather, they're a reliable source of maps, notebooks, and travel guides, they often host readings and other cultural events, and if you raced through your lone paperback on the first leg of your trip, the …

Google Maps “Hello World” Campaign

Google Maps – Marketing Materials.<p>Google’s marketing campaigns are always something special. A good example is the “Hello World” marketing campaign …

Google Maps

Weekly Apps: Morning, Hue, Receiptmate and more

Today we are featuring beautiful weather apps, such as Hue and Morning. Also, other cool service that is worth checking out is Receiptmate, it scans …

Sandy Chilewich on Being a Hybrid Designer/Businessperson, Making Endless To-Do Lists, and Why Education Isn't Everything

<i>This is the latest installment of our Core77 Questionnaire. We'll be posting a new interview every other Tuesday.</i><p><b>Name:</b> Sandy Chilewich<p><b>Occupation:</b> I'm …

Check Out These Vintage Rock Posters, Remixed With Swiss Modernism

Hellraising in Helvetica: A designer takes the CBGB aesthetic of vintage punk posters into clean, alpine lines.<p>Swiss modernism, a typographic style that originated in the Alpine country in the 1950s, prioritizes cleanliness and order. Punk rock, with its filthy basement shows and gender subversion …

The Berlin Design Guide

Being bored in Berlin is really difficult. After playing a major role in German (and indeed world) history, the city is now home to thriving creative industries. A cultural and political capital with an international, cosmopolitan vibe, Berlin can be overwhelming for visitors and locals alike—the …

Germany

SimCity for Mac arriving later this month, hoping for a smoother launch

We knew SimCity for Mac would be arriving at some point when Maxis and Electronic Arts announced the news earlier this year, and finally, after …

SimCity

Smoking Ban Tilts Odds Against Ambulance Calls From Casinos

Public health advocates have lobbied hard in recent years to clear restaurants, bars and other workplaces of tobacco smoke, and the winds seem to be at their back.<p>Already, 36 states and the District of Columbia have enacted some version of an indoor smoking ban to protect the health of workers and …

Obama Travels To Phoenix To Pitch Mortgage Reform

<i>By JULIE PACE, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS</i><p>WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is proposing to overhaul the nation's mortgage finance system, including shutting down government-backed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. And he has some bipartisan support on Capitol Hill.<p>Obama was to outline his proposals Tuesday …