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How to Be a Gentleman From Head to Toe: The Anatomy of Etiquette | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: There are a lot of ways to categorize the rules of etiquette: business, dinner, conversational, and so on. One of my favorite old</i> …

15 EDM Workout Songs

Get motivated for your next workout with this EDM playlist!<p>1. R3Hab, Kshmr, "Strong"<p>Via SpinninRecords.com<p>2. The Chainsmokers, Rozes, "Roses—The Him …

16 EDM Songs That Will Help You Crush Your Workout

Here are the 16 hottest EDM tracks of the moment to help drive up the energy and intensity of your next workout!<p>1. The Chainsmokers, "Don’T Let Me …

3 Methods That Will Change The Way You Train Forever

It's the standard approach to weight training: Show up at the gym. Do a handful of exercises for one body part. Perform 3-4 sets of 8-10 reps, per …

Jason Wittrock's Blow-Your-Arms-Up Workout

Today, you'll take your arm training to a new level by attacking your biceps and triceps from all angles. You'll also use supersets, dropsets, and …

10 new tracks of heavy techno and banging funk for The Workout playlist

Here at <i>Mixmag</i>, we aim to keep you loaded with playlists as regularly as possible.<p>Today it's time to dive into the most updated installment of 'The …

There's a new website that lets you try synths out remotely

Play-A-Synth lets anyone try before they buy...<p>Buying hardware synths can be a real minefield — but a new website Play-A-Synth is looking to solve …

Synthesizers

How to Make Fromage Blanc

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Diet and depression: Foods and nutrients for recovery

Depression is a prevalent mental health illness throughout the world, causing negative thoughts and behaviors in those who experience it.<p>Many people …

10 Absolutely Vital Home Maintenance Tasks You Don’t Want to Overlook—or Risk Thousands in Repairs

When you think about home maintenance, these 10 tasks might not be the first things that come to mind—but forgetting about them can have frustrating …

How To Make Air Powered Blood Squibs For Gunshot Special Effects

Squib is a fun word to say, and squibs are fun to talk about because their name sounds so funny people can't help but ask "what the hell is a …

The 8 Sexiest Songs Bad Boy Records Ever Gave Us

No one kept it hot in the 90s quite like the artists of Bad Boy. We take a steamy trip down memory lane.<p>Remember these sultry slow jams?<p>Back in the …

Plant fats alter gut bacteria to ease Crohn's symptoms

A high-fat diet is rarely considered beneficial. For people with Crohn's disease, however, such a diet could help to reduce symptoms, as long as the …

This is One of the Funniest Puzzle Games I've Ever Played

'Zip-Zap' is a mobile game of mechanical humor.<p>The central conceit for <i>Zip-Zap,</i> a tactile puzzle game for iOS and Android, is so perfectly conveyed in the thirteen words of its App Store description that I'm just going to copy it in its entirety:<p>Touch to contract.<p>Release to let go.<p>Bring the clumsy …

For DIY-savvy tweens, summer is prime time to make slime

Call this The Summer of Slime.<p>The slime trend is probably happening right now in your home, if you live with a tween girl. Or maybe it’s on your …

Learn the Basics of Music Theory With This Interactive Tutorial

As a fan of music, I’d love to learn how to make a song. Devoting time to learning music theory, however, isn’t exactly on my list of priorities. …

Build Your Dream Deck with One of These Free Do-It-Yourself Plans

9 Free Do-It-Yourself Deck Plans<p>Build Your Dream Deck with One of These Free Plans<p>Updated February 22, 2018<p>These free deck plans will help you build …

A former member of the KGB explains the most valuable technique for espionage

Jack Barsky, former member of the KGB and author of "Deep Undercover," reveals the most important technique for espionage. Following is a transcription of the video:<p><i>As long as people make decisions and not robots and computers. You really want to get into the mind of a person, a mind of a</i> …

​The 5 Toughest Obstacle Courses in the Country | Men’s Health

TOUGH MUDDER<p>Tough Mudder offers nearly ten different races, most of which are over ten miles long. The race gives you a chance to test your physical endurance. These courses are crafted to overcome some of the most common human fears such as heights, fire, and getting covered in mud.<p>Next race: June …

How to Quickly Make a Bow and Arrow

In a survival situation, or even just when you are camping or exercising your outdoor skills, a bow is a great tool to have. Building a quality set …

Camping

Life Skills: How to Make Booze in the Middle of Nowhere

How many times have you found yourself in the same old situation? You’re out in the Angolan wilderness, transecting a river in the hopes of creating …

7 Ways to Identify Edible Fruits and Berries

When we first learn to forage for berries and fruits, we often try to impose patterns on nature that don’t really exist. But you have to go deeper …

Our best recipes for beef and pork ribs

As prime summer grilling and smoking season arrives, you’ll need a few rib ticklin’ (sorry) recipes. Here are a few picks from the Recipe Finder to get you started.<p><i>[Easy-sipping beer cocktails for the warm nights ahead]</i><p>Coffee BBQ-Sauced St. Louis-Style Ribs, pictured above. Spare ribs trimmed of …

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It's a Little Too Easy to Pick a Lock

Thanks to some key manufacturing errors.<p>Turns out it's incredibly simple to pick a padlock, which means committing minor trespassing and/or larceny is easier than ever! As a new video from HelpfulLockPicker, highlighted by Digg, explains, it is virtually impossible for a manufacturer to make a …

Trespassing

5 Edible Plants for Urban Foragers

Urban foraging has grown in popularity over the past few years, from a few folks offering plant walks in city parks, to a career path for urban …

How to Safely Retrieve Files Off Failing HDD, SSD, or SD Cards Using Free Tools

All of the drives we are using to store our precious photos and videos are not 100% reliable. Everybody should know that by now (and back everything …

Four of the World’s Most Dangerous Trails for the Adrenaline Junkie

Hiking by most accounts involves nothing more than putting one foot in front of the other over and over until you reach your final destination. …

There's a Penny in Circulation Worth $85,000 and It Might Just Be in Your Pocket

A penny saved might just be 8,500,000 pennies earned.<p>Before you bring that spare change into the bank for a cash exchange, you might want to give your pennies a cursory glance. According to Little Things, there's one circulating—a relic of America's World War II era—worth a whopping $85,000.<p>Yep, …

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