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14-Year-Old Girl Finishes Marathon on All 7 Continents

Winter Vinecki becomes youngest person to complete the feat.<p>Fourteen-year-old Winter Vinecki crossed the finish line of the Athens Classic Marathon yesterday, becoming the youngest person, male or female, to run a marathon on all seven continents.<p>The seasoned young athlete—she’s been racing …

Marathons

Incredible Panoramas Of The World's Most Beautiful Places

AirPano is made of eight team members, who have wide-ranging backgrounds (civil engineering and medical cybernetics, among others). The amateur photographers are currently traveling around the world, shooting major cities and other sites of interest.<p>The group mainly shoots from helicopters, using a …

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …

Equestrian Sport

News | Rankings<p>04 May 2018 - Harrie Smolders has secured the number one spot on the Longines Ranking for the first time in his career, taking over …

The Incredible Shrinking Marathoner

Over the past two decades, top marathoners have been getting shorter, lighter... and faster.<p>It's no secret that marathon times -- unlike most other track and field events -- have been getting faster and faster over the past decade. Among the 20 fastest men's marathoners of all time, Haile …

Start Fast or Pace Evenly?

Study suggests that a slightly fast start may pay off.<p>There's a longstanding debate about whether even pacing in always best in long (i.e. more than about four minutes) races. Physiologically, it makes sense -- but when you look at the actual pacing patterns of world records, they almost …

Marathons

Comment: What sort of person asks their dad for blood so they…

<b>Comment: What sort of person asks their dad for blood so they can cheat in a bike race?</b><br>http://www.cyclingweekly.co.uk/news/latest/541083/comment-what-sort-of-person-asks-their-dad-for-blood-so-they-can-cheat-in-a-bike-race.html<p>Anyone who follows the news or their Twitter feed will know the answer to the headline: Michael Rasmussen.<br>The Danish former professional who was ejected from the 2007 Tour de France for lying about his whereabouts before the race to dope testers is the latest to write …

See Behind and Where You’ve Been with New Cerevellum Scope Rear View Camera

When we last checked in with Cerevellum, the Hindsight 35 had just about hit the market after a few upgrades including ANT+. Sales were good, but …

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Female Teacher Allegedly Used Facebook to Ask Students for Sex: ‘You Will be Graded on Your Performance’

A Florida teacher turned to Facebook this year to solicit sex from teenage male students, praising one for his “amazing” body and enticing the boys with the promise of marijuana, police said Friday.<p>Stevie Glasspool allegedly solicited sex from teenage boys using Facebook. (Image provided by WPBF)<p>“I …

The 8 Essential Elements Of A Man Cave

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$1.35M buys a Mercedes G63 6x6 that's bulletproof

Unstoppable. That's what comes to mind when images of the Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6x6 cross our screen, as it's usually annihilating some barren stretch of desert. In reality, though, the über-G-Wagen isn't all that unstoppable - it may have six-wheel drive, but it's a car, more or less like any …

This Is Why You Wear an Athletic Cup

At the Washington Capitals practice today, video coach Brett Leonhardt stood in as the goalie. And by the looks of the damage caused, Leonhardt took a direct hit. One can only hope the cup performed as advertised or else Leonhardt would be in a world of pain no man wants to imagine.<p>Ouch.<p>Thanks to …

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25 Decor Ideas That Make Small Bathrooms Feel Bigger

Before you contemplate moving, you need to check out this list.<p>Whether it's a tiny powder room or a shower stall with barely enough room to scrub, a small bathroom can make mornings even worse than they already are. But you don't need to move, you just need some strategic styling. We've got 20+ …

12 Most Romantic Bedrooms

You're about to fall hard for these.<p>Soft throws, canopy beds and glam chandeliers — it doesn't get much more sexy and sophisticated than these bedrooms.

5 Happy Paint Colors

Hues that will make you smile.<p>Paint a room any of these cheerful hues and they'll have you smiling every time you walk into the space.

Interior Design

An Old-Fashioned Farmhouse Kitchen

Simplicity is key in this space.<p>Simple blue-green cabinets and an old pine farm table recapture the spirit of a childhood kitchen. For kitchen design tips, read the interview with designer Young Huh.

10 Ways Accessories Can Transform a Room

See 10 tricks to finally finish decorating your home.<p>Want to perk up the color palette or personality of your home but don't want to redecorate every room? Here are ideas on how a few little touches can yield big results.

70 Living Room Decorating Ideas You'll Want To Steal ASAP

Like a backsplash on a fireplace. So. Cool.<p>You spend a lot of time in your living room, so it not only needs to look great, but it needs to be functional and comfortable. Blending all three things can be tricky, but we've got plenty of ideas to inspire you. Need ideas for other areas too? Our …

4 Ways to Take Better Photos With Your Cell Phone

We're all snapping pictures of everything we see since the iPhone made it so quick and easy. Here are some cell phone photography tips to make those pictures really sing.<p>There's more to taking good pictures than just pointing and shooting. Dan Burkholder, who has taught the art of phone photography …

Subaru Viziv Evolution concept

Now sans diesel engine.<p>In addition to the super cool CrossSport concept, Subaru also showcased the Viziv at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show. Originally, Subaru showed this car in Geneva this past spring with a 2.0-liter diesel hybrid powertrain. Today, we were told this updated crossover, including its …

Autos

Japan's Cutthroat School System: A Cautionary Tale for the U.S.

A new book shows how fixating on testing and achievement can backfire.<p>"No Child Left Behind." "Race to the Top." The names suggest mobility, progress, moving on up and not falling back. The goal of education, according to these national education initiatives with their standards and testing, is …

Ferrari honors Niki Lauda with a unique 458 Italia

A very special Ferrari for a huge fan of Niki Lauda.<p>Ferrari's Tailor-Made personalization program will customize your new Ferrari in just about any way you see fit. They did just that for one customer, whois obviously a fan of two-time F1 World Champion Niki Lauda.<p>Ferrari started with one 458 and …

Motor Racing

JFK: A Look Back

Inside Flipboard / November 21, 2013<p>Fifty years ago, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was slain by a madman’s bullet. The assassination of the popular and …

No siblings: A side-effect of China's one-child policy

<b>What's it like to grow up in a world where no-one has brothers or sisters? Are siblings really that important? Researchers have been asking those questions for years - and China, with its famous one-child policy, has been a good place to look for an answer.</b><p>Chinese families used to have an average …