Jonathan Gilmour

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The Best Exercise That Will Work Out Every Muscle In Your Body.

Knowing how to work more than one muscle at a time can make the difference between making it to the gym a few times a week or not at all. With some …

Your First Strength Phase: A Beginner's Guide To Getting Strong

Vital Stats<p><b>Name:</b> Todd Bumgardner, MS, CSCS <b><br>Occupation:</b> Co-founder of Beyond Strength Performance. Strength and conditioning coach and manual therapist …

Workouts

Once $399 A Year, Google Earth Pro Is Now Free

Lots of people have dabbled with Google Earth to fly around their neighborhood or poke around a 3D version Paris. But how many dropped $400 (per year!) for a Pro subscription?<p>Not a ton, it would seem. At least, not enough for Google to keep counting on it as an income source.<p>Google has just nixed …

Google Earth

A Simple Video Tutorial on Creating a Hyperlapse with Your DSLR

If you’ve been itching to try your hand at shooting a hyperlapse video, the short and sweet video tutorial above may be a nice place to start your …

Impressive Build: 1970 Volkswagen Baja Bug

This 1970 Volkswagen Beetle was converted to Baja Bug spec a few years ago, the seller noting that work was both time-intensive and expensive, …

Solar Impulse 2 starts historic round-the-world flight in March

The Solar Impulse 2 team has revealed the route and schedule for its audacious attempt to cross the world powered only by the sun. It'll launch from Abu Dhabi around early March and stop in spots like Chongqing, New York City and Southern Europe before returning to Abu Dhabi. If …

How to Make the AeroDagger Paper Airplane

Introduction: How to Make the AeroDagger Paper Airplane<p>About: I am someone who mass produces paper airplanes and am always developing new designs. I …

There is less than a 1-in-27 million chance that Earth's record hot streak is natural

Although it may not have been warm where you live, scientists announced Friday that 2014 was the Earth's hottest year since record-keeping began in …

90% Of Startups Fail: Here's What You Need To Know About The 10%

As an entrepreneur, I know about failure. I’ve made mistakes, pretty stupid ones. At the same time, though, I’ve been fortunate enough to succeed a few times, too.<p>Along the way, I’ve been able to understand some of the lesser-known reasons that some startups fail, and more importantly why a few …

Entrepreneurship

We Flew Two Top Secret Stealth Drones. You Can, Too.

Simulations of secret aircraft<p>As research for our January 2015 feature story about stealth new aircraft, we created virtual models of the coolest new drones in the sky—the Northrop Grumman RQ-180 and the BAE Systems Taranis. Both are top-secret projects. In fact, the RQ-180 is so “black-world” that …

Finished Dronecraft Carrier Launches Model Airplanes

Remote control and good to go<p>In November, the flight of a drone from another drone was an ephemeral thing. Recorded on video the entire event lasted less than half the duration of the Wright Brother’s famous first. Now, remote control aircraft enthusiast group FliteTest have taken their prototype, …

How I quit my job to travel: The blogger

Liz Carlson traded a stable office job in the US for the uncertainty of full-time writing at the end of the world.<p>It was sunny and the trees had just started to sprout leaves the day I quit my job to travel. As a contract administrator for a shipping company, I’d spent 2012 working in a windowless …

Six Moves to a Six-Pack

These are the best core exercises you've never done, and they'll reveal the abs you never knew you had

Five New Year's Resolutions That Will Change Your Life

We all likely have many more than five goals we’d like to accomplish this year, but in keeping with the lean mentality, I’ll keep things simple and give you just five, which, if done mindfully can have dramatic ripple effects on your health, happiness and professional success—and perhaps all the …

TED Talks

The Photoshop Playbook: 50 Short Video Tutorials on Fundamental Skills in Photoshop

Back in 2013, Adobe began posting a series of short video tutorials on YouTube called the “Photoshop Playbook.” The series has since grown to contain …

Tutorials

Who Needs an SUV? Formula Race Car Tackles the Snow-Covered Nürburgring

If nothing else, this video provides the single greatest argument for running winter tires on your car. But it’s more than that.<p>Next time someone says they simply must have AWD in order to drive safely in the snow, just show them this video and watch their face as that argument gets blown to …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

The Skinny Man's Muscle Plan

Pack on the muscle you want by busting the myth of the hard gainer<p><b>I'VE BEEN CALLED A</b> pencil, a string bean, skin and bones. I've heard the three words no man who cares about his physique ever wants to hear: "You work out?" Trainers refer to us as ectomorphs—which sounds like something from …

Drone threat concerns U.S. pilots as FAA weighs rules

Imagine you're on a Porter Airlines flight from Toronto to Washington, D.C., and as the plane descends toward Dulles airport you glance out the …

Drones

The Astonishing Trait That All Great Entrepreneurs Possess -- And You Can Too

The trait that great athletes and entrepreneurs possess is the ability to rebound under intense pressure. Athletes and entrepreneurs can overcome seemingly unbelievable and unsurmountable odds.<p>We fill our company with athletes from all walks of life. Our only requirement is that they play all-in …

Control Your Android Device with AirDroid's New Desktop App

AirDroid has long been a favorite tool for Android users to transfer files, paste text and links and access contacts and messages from their Web browsers to their mobile devices. The latest update brings a native desktop app for Mac and PC, with better notification handling and remote device …

Ferrari Debuts FXX K, A Track-Only LaFerrari Development Car

Ferrari’s new FXX K R&D program debuts next weekend at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. A track-only evolution of the LaFerrari hybrid, the K is a reference to the Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) it adopts.<p>Unfettered by road car or racing regulations, the FXX K is an uncompromising …

How To Get Paid To Do Nothing

Some years ago I had a colleague I’ll call June. It seemed that every time I went to the ladies’ room, June was there, applying mascara, combing her long, dark tresses and chatting. She also spent lots of time out on the sidewalk smoking, and in the cafeteria. Exceedingly friendly and warm, she …

How to become wealthy: It's simpler than most 'experts' say

Ask any honest financial planner how to become wealthy, and they'll tell you the simple act of saving money is far, far more important than picking the next hot stock.<p>So I was surprised when I came upon an article from The Billfold titled "You Don't Get Wealthy from Savings." The article was so …

Five Reasons Your Next Camera Should Be Mirrorless

Seeking to rebound from the decimation of the point-and-shoot camera market at the hands of smartphones, camera makers are placing their bets on a relatively new breed of camera that offers DSLR image quality but in a lighter, more portable package. These so-called mirrorless cameras have most of …

7 Tips Your Camera Manual Never Told You About Portrait Photography

Many people will avoid picking up a camera because they think they don’t have an eye for photography. Contrary to popular belief, it doesn’t take …

How Facebook And Alibaba Are Turning The World's Poor Into Entrepreneurs

After connecting more than a billion people, Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg is teaming up with first Internet.org to help the world’s poor get connected. Mr. Zuckerberg will be the keynote speaker in the first Internet.org Summit in New Delhi, India this week.<p>At issue is more than 4 …

3 Hyperlapse Alternatives for Android Users Feeling Left Out by Instagram

Instagram’s Hyperlapse app has taken the iOS world by storm, making it incredibly easy for anybody to start creating smooth motion time-lapse …