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Here's What to Buy from the Relaunched (and Cheaper) J.Crew

J.Crew is dead, long live J.Crew. Last month, the much-loved mall brand unveiled its plan to revive its flagging sales via lower prices, more sizes, and less fashion-y clothes. Now, the first revamped collection has been rolled out to stores. The jury's still out on whether it'll have the desired …

J.Crew

Rules Of Everyday Men’s Fashion That Can Make Or Break Your Style

Yes - individuality is key, but there are some sartorial must-dos that cannot be ignored for the all-time stylish gent. Here are 8 rules of style you …

Men's Fashion

MIT Develops Water-to-Air Wireless Communication

By on August 21, 2018 at 4:02 pm<p>You can wirelessly communicate with people on the other side of the world in real time, but it’s still impossible for …

Engineering

This $20 car charger is hiding some smart features you’ll wonder how you ever lived without

The Roav SmartCharge Spectrum by Anker is quite possibly the best car charger on the planet. For just $19.99 you get two USB ports with Quick Charge …

Tech Trends

What Are the Best Boxer Briefs for Men?

Combining the snug fit of the brief with the coverage of a boxer, the boxer brief for many men represents the best of both worlds. Invented in the …

Clothing

The Two Easiest Ways to Gain More Muscle in Less Time

These methods will reduce the length of your workouts by up to 50 percent while still delivering identical gains in size and strength.<p>If you're like most people, you want more muscle than you have right now, but you’re busy and you don’t have much free time to go to the gym and lift weights. If …

The Right Hair Brushes for Every Guy’s Style

Whether your locks are straight and flat or thick and curly.<p>Sure, you can get the right hair cut and use all the right styling products. But for truly great hair, you'll need at least one equally great hair brush in your arsenal. That's because there's a brush for every need—and every type of hair. …

12 Things Mentally Strong People Do That Nobody Else Does

Most people run away from their fears, but not the mentally strong.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve no doubt heard a million times that you should exercise. But how many people have suggested that you become more mentally fit?<p>I’m not just talking about doing a …

Self-help

Catholic Priests Abused 1,000 Children in Pennsylvania, Report Says

Bishops and other leaders of the Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania covered up child sexual abuse by more than 300 priests over a period of 70 years, persuading victims not to report the abuse and law enforcement not to investigate it, according to a searing report issued by a grand jury on …

Child Abuse

5 tips to help improve your life in 2 years

<b>How can I dramatically improve my life in 2 years?</b><p>This is a great question.<p>Most people ask how they can change their lives in a week, month, or …

Self-improvement

Top 3 Men's Wallets Brands You Can Buy In 2018

Unholster Your Calf Leather Wallet<p>Hearsay would suggest that you can always judge a gentleman by his shoes and his watch. It’s difficult to argue …

Fields Medals Awarded to 4 Mathematicians

Every four years, at an international gathering of mathematicians, the subject’s youngest and brightest are honored with the Fields Medal, often described as the Nobel Prize of mathematics.<p>This year’s recipients, announced on Wednesday at the International Congress of Mathematicians in Rio de …

Equations

NASA unveils the astronauts who will relaunch human space flights from U.S. soil

By Christian Davenport<p>Christian Davenport<p>Reporter covering the defense and space industries<p>Email Bio Follow<p>HOUSTON — NASA on Friday announced the crews of the first flights from U.S. soil since the space shuttle retired in 2011, an elite group of astronauts that the agency hopes will help open a …

Space Travel

29 Foods the World’s Healthiest People Eat Every Day

Want to keep running until you’re 90? These longevity-boosting foods can help.<p>1 of 29<p>Almonds<p>Rich in healthy fats, fiber, and protein, these nuts are made for more than snacking. Use slivered almonds as a topping for oatmeal or yogurt, add them to muffin recipes, or use almond flour in place of …

The Best New Menswear Pieces To Buy Right Now

Our pick of this week's new menswear includes some must haves from Topman, Levi's, Rolex, Pall Mall, Uniqlo, Ted Baker and Adidas.

8 Essential Apps Made For The Modern Driver

Driving visceral vintage cars and knowing the finer points of working a manual transmission or changing your own tire will all get you in touch with …

A Stanford neurologist’s nine simple tips for quality sleep

The serious consequences of sleep deprivation perennially capture society’s attention. And, as kids head back to school, sleep and a lack of it are of particular concern.<p>Compared to historical norms, how have our contemporary expectations of sleep changed? What are the effects of inadequate sleep? …

Here's everything you can learn from reading a tire sidewall

Everything you need to know about your tires is right there on the sidewall, you just have to know how to crack the code. Knowing this information can help you determine how safe your tires are, how old they are, or help you decide what you want out of your next pair of car shoes.<p>Let's take a look …

Essential style items every man should own

By Omar Hamwi<p>A man’s wardrobe can be many things, but what it definitely should be is practical. While some guys prefer to buy only what they need, …

Men's Fashion

How to embrace camping when you’re the opposite of outdoorsy

Real talk: I am <i>not</i> “one with Mother Nature,” as they say. The thought of roughing it in the woods—sans hot water and a comfy bed, but with plenty of …

How to Build a Great Home Entertainment System

Step up your sound.<p>Taking the first steps beyond a basic TV or stereo setup can be intimidating. The options are nearly endless and the costs can quickly add up. But whether you put in an elaborate home theater or a more modest living room setup, a well-designed home entertainment system can bring …

Harvard Study Reveals One Word Is the Secret to Being Likable and Emotionally Intelligent

Some things are so simple that we just can't help complicating them. Here's one area where you absolutely need to keep it simple.<p>As I've grown older and more experienced, the greatest of all lessons learned is how simple most things in life really are; and yet, how we try our darnedest to …

The amazing ceiling fan trick you're not using

Your ceiling fan is something you generally regard as something that is either on — and set to one of the three or so speeds — or off. It moves the air around your house to keep it from feeling too stagnant or to help cool you off without running your air conditioning too much in the summer.<p>What …

This $213 Train Ride Lets You See America's Most Beautiful Bucket List Sites

With its vast deserts, lush national parks, and bustling cities, there's a long list of attractions that belong on a U.S. bucket list, and travel …

San Francisco

Sip on These 7 Metabolism-Boosting Drinks for a Natural Detox

So many people swear by squeezing fresh lemon juice in hot water for a natural detox—there's a reason Gwyneth Paltrow swears by its health benefits. …

Digestion

11 Best Men’s No-Show Socks to Keep Feet Happy and Stink-free

It’s the dog days of summer, and, in the ongoing effort to stay as cool as possible, one of the first layers we lose is our socks. It’s one less …

Clothing

Every Guy's Style Guide For Fall 2018

The best of the best in fall fashion trends.<p>Sometimes, shopping for clothes in preparation for a new season get a little too complicated. Not sure what to wear this fall? It doesn't have to be all high-end menswear trends or hand-me-down flannels, though there's nothing wrong with either of those …

You Can And Should Wake Up Early to Workout. Here’s Why.

You're not a morning person. It's hot out. You need to finish this dream about swimming with monkeys. There are myriad reasons for not exercising in …

14 Foods That Reduce Inflammation Which You Didn’t Know

Inflammation might not be something that you think about too often in regards to your health, but there are a few reasons it should be. Inflammation …

Top 13 Lean Protein Foods You Should Eat

Protein is an essential part of a balanced diet, but sometimes it’s accompanied by more fat and calories than you want.<p>Fortunately, there are a …