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Leviathan: the film that lays bare the apocalyptic world of fishing

Leviathan is an extraordinary collision of genres: an art film made by a pair of British and French anthropologists that works as a stupendous cinematic spectacle. Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Verena Paravel – founders of Harvard's radically interdisciplinary Sensory Ethnography Lab – set out to make …

Surreal Portraits from Oleg Oprisco | Colossal

<p>Kiev-based photographer Oleg Oprisco (previously) continues to amaze with his surreal style of conceptual photography that makes use of a muted …

Alberto Salazar's 10 Golden Running Rules

ALBERTO SALAZAR knows a thing or two about his sport. A former world-record holder in the marathon, and three-time winner of the New York City event, Salazar was the face of American distance running's last golden age, which peaked during the Reagan administration. Salazar also learned his lessons …

Dave Kalama's Five Exercises for Every Athlete

“It’s essential that you make your workout something you don’t dread,” Kalama says. One way to do that: use your surroundings. “When you go to a gym, it’s one-dimensional. But when you go to a mountain or a park or a beach, the workout is being drawn more from your will. Use the trees, use the park …

Frozen Alive

When your Jeep spins lazily off the mountain road and slams backward into a snowbank, you don’t worry immediately about the cold. Your first thought is that you’ve just dented your bumper. Your second is that you’ve failed to bring a shovel. Your third is that you’ll be late for dinner. Friends are …

Jellyfish are taking over the seas, and it might be too late to stop them

Last week, Sweden’s Oskarshamn nuclear power plant, which supplies 10% of the country’s energy, had to shut down one of its three reactors after a jellyfish invasion clogged the piping of its cooling system. The invader, a creature called a moon jellyfish, is 95% water and has no brain. Not what …

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Mirinda Carfrae’s Training Tips

On October 12, Mirinda Carfrae won the Ironman World Championship. Not only did she win, the 32-year old Aussie also beat the course record, set in 2009 by Chrissie Wellington, by just under two minutes. It now stands at 8:52:14.<p>To achieve that top time, Carfrae did something previously considered …

Timothy O’Donnell’s 10 Top Training Tips

An American hasn’t won Kona since 2002. In the 11 years since Colorado's Tim DeBoom nabbed the title, Australians dominated six straight races. This year, Belgian Frederik Van Lierde became the Ironman world champ. America’s greatest hope at reclaiming the top podium spot, triathlon pundits …

How Does Alcohol Affect Workout Recovery?

<i>A:</i><p>While there’s not much research to back that exact claim, your university’s scare tactics to stop binge drinking aren’t totally off base. We posed your question to Matt Barnes, a top researcher on the effects of alcohol on exercise recovery at Massey University in New Zealand, where rugby players …

Spinach, Peppers, and Cherry Tomatoes with Penne Rigate

Fresh cherry tomatoes and spinach add bright color, flavor, and body to this Mediterranean-style dish.<p>4Servings<p>Ingredients<p>2 1/2 cups penne rigate …

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Sweet Potato and Corn Chili Pasta

Related Recipes<p>This zesty pasta dish is a summer favorite. <i>...read more</i><p>30 Minutes or lessThis unusual chili uses both black soybeans and finely …

Cheesy English Muffin Stacks

Reader Recipe: Luanne Firestone, of Buffalo, N.Y., makes this hearty breakfast for her family on weekend mornings. “You can stack pretty much …

Photo Essay: Red Hook Criterium

It’s 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, and what’s been a very rainy spring has broken just in time for an event best described as a cross between a Formula …

Why You Don't Need To Sacrifice Style For Comfort This Winter

Style and winter don't always get along so great. As it starts getting colder, we often find ourselves sacrificing the former for the latter, and by mid-January we don't care a lick about looking great — we just want our knees to stop knocking together.<p>Chapped lips, dry hands, cold feet, foggy …

What an eyeful: the world's most beautiful buildings

Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres...<p>Instead, this is a list showing the variety of architectural beauty across the globe - and pointing you in the direction …

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