Rock stars and myths go hand-in-hand. This is especially true when it comes to how they name their bands. Led Zepplin misspelled “lead,” because they feared Americans would mispronounce it. Velvet Underground’s
Stay in charge wherever the sun shines. Why solar power? Well it's cleaner, more sustainable energy. It's virtually infinite, unlike fossil fuels, and you don't have to drill into the earth to get to It
When my first book, 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do, hit the shelves, readers kept asking me the same question over and over again: "How do I teach my kids how to be mentally strong?" I was to
I love food, but I have eaten nothing and drank only water for the past 72 hours. Why? Partly because I kept hearing from friends and the media that they enjoyed fasting. Since swimming across the Hudson
Electronic mail as we know it is drowning in spam, forged phishing mails, and other scams and hacks. It’s going to get worse before it gets better. One week ago, a group of European security researchers
MagazinePicture Stories In a country where behavior is tightly controlled, a photographer captures individuality on the streets and in the businesses of Pyongyang. There are 25 million people in North
When it comes to shopping for cute and affordable products for your children, it's not always easy. Kids can be freaking expensive, but you don't want to sacrifice quality to save a buck or two, and you
Studying twins has long offered insight into the interplay of nature and nurture. Epigenetics is the next frontier. Monica and Erika Hoffman stand barefoot, side by side near a sign that reads “Twin Studies
These moneymaking apps won't make you rich but can earn you some respectable extra pocket money with little effort. Apps that can make you money? It sounds too good to be true, but moneymaking apps do
Take to the skies. So you've decided to buy a drone. And why wouldn't you? These petite flying machines let you survey your surroundings from on high, and they take magnificent aerial photos and videos.
You are stuck and frustrated, sinking into the black hole of your circumstances. No matter what you do, you keep falling back into this quagmire of negative energies and thoughts, from which there is no
CAR T continues to show promise for otherwise incurable cancers. In the past decade, immunotherapies have become an increasingly promising way of combatting cancer. Most of them work by hijacking the immune
If you're trying to lose weight, eating a healthy, portion-controlled diet that creates a calorie deficit is absolutely key — it may even be more important than working out. But if you're eating right,
Assuming that you should be worried about them in the first place. There’s a lot to worry about when it comes to food—or rather, there’s a lot that people want you to worry about. Every mommy blogger natural
No gym membership necessary. It’s no secret that exercise makes your heart bigger in a healthy way, helping it to pump blood more efficiently and lessening the potential for heart failure. Figuring out
The revolution demands: Rise up. And desks heed the call. Enough of sitting idle, standing still, holding steady at 29 1/2 inches above the carpeting. Now: They rise. Which comes as a surprise to the worker.
We got you. Burgers: check. Hotdogs: check. Beers: check. Fresca: sure, why not? You’ve got everything ready for your big BBQ. But are YOU ready? No pressure, but you can’t blame the steak if it comes
How to get around—and see—the city with fresh eyes There might be an app for everything these days, but the sheer volume of choices means that it can be hard to decipher which apps are actually useful.
They say the older you get, the wiser you are. I'm 45 and have found that to be largely true so far – though not as consistently correct as the rarely spoken sister saying: the older you get, the more