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5 Exercises for Rock-Hard Abs From Gwyneth Paltrow’s Trainer

Tracy Anderson shows how to whittle your middle like the Goop queen herself.<p>Gwyneth Paltrow showed off some seriously toned stomach in a recent …

Gwyneth Paltrow

Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO: The Exposure Triangle Explained

Ask any beginner photographer - and plenty of experienced ones, too - what the most difficult aspect of understanding photography is, and I'm willing …

Shutter Speed

Quick, intense exercise may put the brakes on aging, research shows

<i>This is part of a series on aging well.</i><p>Compared to sitting all day, any exercise is better than none. But if you're determined to ward off an early death, one form of exercise, called high-intensity interval training (HIIT), may give you a leg up.<p>It sounds technical, but it's not. HIIT is basically …

Exercise

Perfect your plank: The move to banish back pain

Planks are God's gift to people with low back pain, but if you don't do them right they can actually hurt. Here's a better way.<p>Planks are God’s gift to people with low back pain, which is the third most expensive medical condition in the United States. More than $57 billion a year is spent on low …

Pain

ALBERT EDWARDS: The Fed is about to cause a bond market 'bloodbath'

Markets are pricing in a 100% probability that the Federal Reserve will raise its benchmark rate when it meets Tuesday and Wednesday. The Fed's most recent projection for the fed funds rate, which will be updated at the meeting, showed that it could hike as many as three times this year.<p>In a note …

Interest Rates

A lesson learned after a ‘lucky’ trip to Cuba

<b>Dear John: My wife and I were in the Caymans on vacation in October and met a young lady on 7 Mile Beach who was a Cuban national.</b><p><b>She told us if we</b> …

Meet The James Beard Award-Winning Chef Who Will Take You To Cuba

<i>By Douglas Rodriguez for Fathom |</i> <i>Planning a trip to Cuba isn’t exactly easy stuff, especially when it comes to figuring out food. What’s the culinary scene like? Where should I eat? Better to ask Douglas Rodriguez of Alma de Cuba in Philadelphia, the James Beard Award-winning chef credited with</i> …

Cuba

Stunning Photos of Old Havana Before Everything Changed

When photographer Joseph Romeo traveled to Havana in March of 2014, he could not have predicted that in a few short months, President Barack Obama …

Cuba

Fit in 4: The 5-minute Pilates routine that carves your core

This is the perfect way to tone up.<p>Pilates is often seen as a soft option when you fancy taking it a bit easy but you’d be surprised at how effective …

How to Keep Your Camera Stable for Sharp Photos at Slow Shutter Speeds

Amateurs and pros alike face the fact that slower shutter speeds and camera shake lead to blurred images. This tutorial by David Bergman demonstrates …

Shutter Speed

Don't Forget Your Ex-Spouse's Social Security Benefits | Investopedia

Through a little-known Social Security benefit, our government recognizes the financial value of the work that stay-at-home spouses do to support …

Harvard's complete photography course is now available for free online [updated]

If your resolution for 2017 is to take better photographs than your current blurry, badly composed effort, you’ll want to check out this free MOOC from Harvard University –the school where Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates cut their teeth.<p>ALISON – one of the many repositories of online learning …

How to Hack Your Hormones So You Can Sleep Better, Gain Muscle, and Have More Sex

Science says you can control your chemistry. Here’s how<p>Think of your body as a Fortune 500 company. There are layers of management, countless systems that must work together seamlessly, and tons of goals that occasionally conflict.<p>In other words, it’s complicated. Thankfully, you don’t have to …

Wellness

Google's secret keyboard feature lets you easily move the cursor

Finally, an easy way to control the cursor on iPhone or Android.<p>We've all experienced a situation where you're typing a message or email on your phone, notice a typo and need to fix it.<p>The process usually involves tapping on the screen in an attempt to place the cursor where you want it, but …

Gboard

Science Says You Can Evolve a Bigger Penis By Simply Fucking More

The beetles have done it, so why not us?<p>If, like me, you're a man who has an inordinate amount of sex, to the point where it becomes a mechanical endeavour, the climax serving only as a momentary distraction from the robotic horror of coitus, then you're in luck. Us heavy-intercourse men are …

University of Exeter

16 of the coolest apps for Cardboard, Google's DIY virtual reality headset

Google Cardboard is one of the search giant's coolest projects in a long time.<p>Sure, it's not as immediately useful as Google Maps, and you won't find yourself checking it as often as Search — but it's virtual reality! Using your smartphone!<p>With just a piece of cardboard and a compatible smartphone, …

Virtual Reality

Wee-fi: urine-powered socks can send message in emergency

Socks which send a message when powered by urine have been invented by scientists at the University of the West of England<p>It’s the perfect Christmas present for the person who has everything…except, perhaps, self-respect.<p>Scientists have invented a pair of high-tech socks which, when filled with …

20 modern classic movies everyone needs to watch in their lifetime

And if you have some time off around the start of the new year, this might be a good time to binge some modern-day classics.<p>With that in mind, I've come up with 20 essential titles from the past 15 years that you should reexamine or, if you've never seen them, delve into.

McDonald's

LAX to provide new option for Hollywood celebrities looking to skirt airport paparazzi

The photo of a celebrity, head down and sunglasses on, walking through a scrum of paparazzi and fans at Los Angeles International Airport is a staple …

Flying

25 Ways to Win With Watermelon

There’s something about watermelon—it just isn’t summer without it. But you can do more than just serve it in wedges or in a fruit salad. Paired with basil and feta, it becomes a savory salad, and paired with vodka it becomes…well, the best cocktail to round out the summer months. So, for National …

Watermelon