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The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

Photo @ladzinski / Modern day traffic colorfully contrasting the ancient 1st century #Colosseum in #Rome, Italy, an icon of Imperial Rome. @natgeocreative

The three majestic natural bridges of Natural Bridges National Monument in Utah invite you to ponder the power of water in a landscape usually defined by its absence. View them from an overlook, or hit the trails and experience their grandeur from below. Declared a National Monument in 1908, the bridges are named "Kachina," "Owachomo" and "Sipapu" in honor of the Native Americans that once made this area their home. This is also home to some of the darkest night skies in the United States. Photo: Manish Mamtani

8 New Page-Turners to Pack in Your Beach Bag This Summer

You'll be hooked by page two.<p>If you're truly going to go OOO for a beach vacation, the most surefire way to make sure you're actually decompressing is putting down your smartphone (bye email alerts) to get lost in a good read. Below, our recommendations for the best books worth reading front to …

Breathtaking Photos of the Blue Forest in Belgium

If you love discovering extraordinary travel destinations off the beaten path, do we have a place for you. Though this may look like a scene straight out of a fairy-tale, this blue forest is, in fact, real. Just 30 minutes south of Brussels, in Belgium, is a forest called Hallerbos. During the …

Photography

If Your Dog Could Text, He Would Probably Send You Messages Like These.

Every dog owner will appreciate these. And even if you don't have one they will still put you in stitches.<p>They say dogs are man's best friend. And …

A closer look at the Asus PadFone X Folio Bundle

When the Asus PadFone X is ready for pre-order on June 6th, AT&T is also offering a couple of accessories. Let's take a look at one of them. Watch …

Study Questions Dog Lovers' Intelligence

Claws out, everyone: Carroll University's psychology department is preparing certain animal lovers to fight like cats and dogs.<p>Researcher Denise Guastello and her team administered a survey to 600 college students, asking them to select whether they are cat or dog people, as well as which …

Pets

LG G Watch gets a hands on, shows off three-tone color scheme

The LG G Watch may not be the most anticipated Android Wear smart watch, but it may be one of the most important. That’s because it’s affordable, so …

Parenting News, View and Advice, from Pregnancy to Teens | HuffPost UK

Norva Abiona Norva had just started her dream job when she was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian cancer at the age of 35.<p>Linsey Wynton Freelance …

Google overtakes Apple to become the most valuable brand in the world

Google is now the most valuable brand in the world. According to global market research agency Millward Brown, Google's brand value increased by 40 …

Google Glass

Luggage Maker Samsonite Buys Apple Case Maker Speck for $85 Million

It's the company's first move outside its core suitcase business.<p>In its first acquisition outside the luggage space, Samsonite is buying Speck Products, a maker of cases for iPhones, Macs and other digital gear, in a deal valued at $85 million.<p>“The acquisition offers Samsonite the opportunity to …

Leap Motion Announces Public Beta of Its V2 Tracking Software

Leap Motion’s 3D gesture control has taken a big step forward today after the company made the second-generation version of its software available in public beta for developers.<p>Currently, the Leap Motion software can only track all five fingers, but Version 2 is able to track “the actual joints and …

The Most Important Technology Trend Of 2014, According to Mary Meeker

Every year, the entire technology industry stops whatever it’s doing for an hour to hear what influential analyst Mary Meeker thinks are the most important trends playing out on the internet.<p>Meeker, who’s now with the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, presented this year’s …

I Tasted BBQ Sauce Made By IBM’s Watson, And Loved It

If the future of food is designed by robots, that’s fine by me.<p>IBM sent me a bottle of BBQ sauce designed by Watson, so I ate it. My job is weird sometimes.<p>Yes, it’s THE Watson. The same computer that decimated Ken Jennings in Jeopardy has taken on an even greater challenge–what IBM calls cognitive …

Cooking

5 Habits of People With Remarkable Willpower | Inc.com

Willpower is <i>not</i> something you either have or you don't.<p>Sure, some people may be more self-disciplined than you. Some people may be better at resisting temptation than you. But that's probably not because they were born with some certain special something inside them--instead, they've found ways to …

Will Power

Bill Murray joins bachelor party

Your outing is destined to be second-class unless Bill Murray joins the festivities.<p>Sure, it doesn't happen to everybody, but when it does, expect good times from America's favorite guest -- just ask some karaoke fans or kickball players.<p>This time, it was a bachelor party in Charleston, South …

Tuscany poppies

A Guide to Identifying Your Home Décor Style

Many of us peruse home décor books, magazines, websites, and blogs and like much of what we see there…but when it comes to decorating our own homes, …

Interior Design

The True Origins of 'X-Men'

How a second-tier comic inspired a legion of misfits and changed Hollywood<p>It was mid-1963, and Stan Lee was on a roll. In a mad burst of invention, …

15 Cooking Tips from Alice Waters, Mark Bittman, Jamie Oliver, and Other Famous Foodies

Who couldn't use more culinary know-how? These tricks of the foodie trade will make you a pro.<p>Cooking your own food is one of the most essential skills you can know to live a healthier life (and, not to mention, a more frugal one). Whether you can barely boil water or you've got true mastery over …

Kitchens

Chelyabinsk Asteroid Collided With Another Space Rock Before Hitting Earth, Analysis Shows

By Irene Klotz<p>CAPE CANAVERAL Fla. (Reuters) - An asteroid that exploded last year over Chelyabinsk, Russia, leaving more than 1,000 people injured by flying glass and debris, collided with another asteroid before hitting Earth, new research by scientists shows.<p>Analysis of a mineral called jadeite …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

100-Year-Old Negatives Discovered in Block of Ice in Antarctica

For the past 100 years, a box of never-before-seen negatives has been preserved in a block of ice in Antarctica. Recently, Conservators of the New Zealand Antarctic Heritage Trust came across the 22 exposed, but unprocessed, cellulose nitrate negatives during an attempt to restore an old …

Antarctica

Health care outlets pay $4.8 million after 6,800 patient records leak on the web

Want to know why health care institutions can be antsy about making their patient data available online? Here's why: Columbia University and the New York and Presbyterian Hospital have paid a total of $4.8 million to settle charges after they inadvertently leaked the records of 6,800 patients to …

Physics students design real-world Star Wars deflector shields

Physics students at the University of Leicester designed a concept for fully operational deflector shields, but there's one problem: they'd blind …

See The Mona Lisa As It Was (Maybe) Intended: In 3-D

A pair of experimental psychologists say the Mona Lisa may be the world’s first 3-D image.<p>The mysteries of Leonardo da Vinci’s <i>Mona Lisa</i>, arguably one of the most famous paintings in the world, are never-ending. Who was this woman? Is she smiling? Did she once have eyebrows? The latest theory on the …

Digital Art

Do This in the Morning and Be More Productive All Day | Inc.com

<i>Everyone has a unique way of starting their day off on the proverbial right foot. What do successful entrepreneurs do every morning to ensure they are über-effective at getting things done? We asked members of the</i> <i>Entrepreneurs' Organization</i> <i>to provide their tips and tricks for maximum …

Time Management