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Ten things I would love to see changed in professional golf

<i>Golf is our passion. We play it, we watch it, we live it and we always want the game to evolve. So what could we tweak in professional golf to make</i> …

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FYI: Which Came First, The Chicken Or The Egg?

Short answer: the egg.<p>Chickens, as a species, became chickens through a long, slow process of evolution. At some point, a chicken-like bird produced an offspring that, due to some mutation in its DNA, crossed the threshold from mere chicken likeness into chicken actuality. That is to say, a …

Female Streaker Runs onto Course at Presidents Cup

Yet another fan decided to take his or her clothes off at a sporting event. This time, it happened at the Presidents Cup.<p>Rhonda Dixon tweeted a distant shot of the female streaker:<p>Below is a censored picture of the woman, but Alex Myers of <i>Golf Digest</i> tweeted a NSFW picture.<p>Hat tip to SB Nation for …

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Colossal chart compares hundreds of sci-fi's greatest spaceships

The world of sci-fi has brought us countless spaceships and other galaxy-hopping vessels, but no one's ever brought them all together quite like this. Dirk Loechel has charted out a massive size comparison of ships from dozens of fictional worlds. As you'd expect, iconic franchises like <i>Star Trek,</i> …

Callaway brings new-school tech to old-school Apex name

<b>By Mike Stachura</b><p>When Callaway sold off the Ben Hogan brand early last year, it didn't give away everything. While it obviously held on to some valuable technologies, it also kept the name "Apex," part of the Hogan nomenclature since 1972 and one of the more venerable names in the history of forged …

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

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Top players still flock to Sean Foley

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- He made his usual morning rounds, visiting with his star clients Thursday morning on the Conway Farms driving range. There were …

Irons influenced by driver technology are drawing notice from tour pros

<b>By E. Michael Johnson</b><p>We all have things we like to hold on to. Cars that we run into the ground and shirts that we wear until threadbare come to mind. Irons also tend to fit that bill.<p><i>Photo: Jim Rogash/Getty images</i><p>The main reason golfers hold on to irons past their prime is that the technology is …

On the meaning of inflation

INFLATION, like demand itself, is always and everywhere a monetary phenomenon. Milton Friedman was right about that. But while that's a useful thing …

It's Official: Voyager 1 Has Left The Solar System

It’s official: according to NASA, the probe Voyager 1 has become the first man-made object to leave the Solar System and fly through the space between the stars.<p>“Now that we have new, key data, we believe this is mankind’s historic leap into interstellar space,” NASA scientist Ed Stone said in a …

How Will Porn Solve Its HIV Crisis?

As many as four performers may have been infected in the past month, but the industry is divided over whether its current testing system is enough to …

Devil Ball Proving Ground: Callaway FT Optiforce driver

<i>Welcome to Devil Ball's Proving Ground, where we put the latest golf gear through its paces. Today we look at the Callaway FT Optiforce driver.</i><p><i>Tester</i> …

Why are The Economist’s writers anonymous?

<i>Editor’s note: This week, to mark the 170th anniversary of the appearance of the first issue of</i> The Economist <i>on September 2nd 1843, this blog will</i> …

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How to live longer – the experts' guide to ageing

<b>JERRALD RECTOR, 26: Lift weights for better immunity</b><p><b>By the time we reach 80, most of us will be infected with a type of herpes virus which erodes the immune system and takes years off your life without you even knowing it. PhD student Jerrald Rector, at the University of Birmingham, knows he has</b> …

The World's 10 Most Mesmerizing Views

From the freedom of wide open spaces to glittering of big city lights, our world is filled with thousands of breathtaking panoramas just waiting to be enjoyed. With the variety of natural wonders and stunning cities throughout the world, finding the best views can be somewhat of a daunting task. …

Fitness Friday: Slow down to speed up

__<p>By Ron Kaspriske__<p>*You can only swing the club as fast as you can slow it down. *Think about that for a bit. I'll get back to that statement.<p>We're all looking for 10, 15, 20 more yards off the tee and to hit 8-iron where we once hit 7-iron. But how do you get it? A new driver? A new ball? Bigger …

10 Quotes to Help You in Golf (and Life)

Golf is a game that’s been around for hundreds of years—it’s no wonder that so much has been said about it. And who knows the sport better than the men and women who play it professionally?<p>Here you’ll find the best golf quotes ever uttered by some of the best golfers ever to swing clubs. And who …

4 Keys To Go Low

Shatter that scoring barrier you thought you never would<p>The way I see it, thinking about the position of the club during the swing is about the worst way to play golf. It makes you tight and defensive, which kills your natural speed and rhythm. Although there's obvious value to minding your …

New Titleist AP1, AP2, CB and MB irons

<b>By Ashley Mayo</b><p>"Distance without control is meaningless." That's what Chris McGinley, Titleist's vice president of golf club marketing, recently told the Golf Digest equipment team. With the launch of their new irons, Titleist is striving to provide distance irons that have shot-stopping ability, …

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Brendan: Shanks' legacy will live on

The club and Reds supporters around the world are this week paying tribute to the man who built the foundations of modern Liverpool and added three …

Why I think the $7.2 billion Microsoft-Nokia deal is a terrible idea

Advertisement<p>96 Comments<p>In 2007, when Apple launched its iPhone, a few saw it for what it was — an assault on business as usual in the telecom …

Gareth Bale: how will he fit in at Real Madrid?

For all the words that will be written about Gareth Bale after his world record transfer to Real Madrid, his career so far is a fairly simple one to surmise: he used to be an awkward left back that cursed his Tottenham team, now he is a phenomenon.<p>It is admittedly a simplistic summary. There is …

Dirty moves in rugby - from eye gouging to penis biting

An Australian rugby league player has been accused of biting another player's penis but there have been plenty of dangerous moves commited in both codes of the game over the years.<p><b>1) Duncan McRae punches Ronan O'Gara</b><p>During the British and Irish Lions match in 2001 against the New South Wales …

Digital Indians: Five pioneers of technological innovation

<b>What does a wealthy entrepreneur who's creating the digital ID of a billion people have in common with someone making videos in farms?</b><p>And what does a young woman who created key features at the world's top social-networking company have in common with a man who's helping three million people find …