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Tour de France: Who will win the Mountains Jersey?

The Tour de France mountains jersey should be one of the most prestigious prizes in the sport. The mountains often define the race and offer …

Tour de France 2013: six key climbs

The 100th Tour de France features six high mountain stages including four mountaintop finishes. William Fotheringham talks you through Ax 3 Domaines, …

This week marks the 100th running of the Tour de France, which began in 1903 and was halted during the World Wars.

This week marks the 100th running of the Tour de France, which...photo-4833936.65205 - |ucfirst<p>1909: French racing cyclist Jean Alavoine signing the checking...photo-4833937.65205 - |ucfirst<p>1924: Portrait of Italian cyclist Ottavio Bottecchia taken in...photo-4833912.65205 - |ucfirst<p>1925: Sailors …

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Olympic Gold medalist @JuliaMancuso stopped by PEOPLE's LA offices to talk alpine skiing — and underwear! She has launched her own lingerie line.

Seek Inner Peace And Master The Lesson Of Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Peace comes from within. Do not seek it without.”<p>-Gautama Buddha<p>This saying by Gautama Buddha illustrates the true essence of peace. No matter which …

6 Things Mozart Can Teach Entrepreneurs

The classical composer was actually a brilliant engineer, says one Silicon Valley veteran.<p>Composing music isn't all that different from coding a website. No, really. Mozart's and Bach's symphonies and classical sonatas, just like coding, have specific structures with rules that must be …

The 8 Steps To Creating A Great Storyboard

Google Ventures’ Jake Knapp takes us through the lightning-fast process he employs to get a team’s ideas down on paper.<p>[<i>Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of seven posts on running your own Google Ventures design sprint. Read the first part here, the second here, and the third …

Snowden's dad worries about son's ties to WikiLeaks

The elder Snowden proposes a deal for Edward Snowden's return to the USA.<p>WASHINGTON — The father of Edward Snowden, the former defense contractor accused of disclosing details about secret U.S. surveillance programs, is concerned that his son's recent association with the anti-secrecy group …

UK may approve creating babies with DNA from 3 people

Britain may allow a controversial technique to create babies using DNA from three people, a move that would help couples avoid passing on rare genetic diseases, the country's top medical officer says.<p>The new techniques help women with faulty mitochondria, the energy source in a cell, from passing …