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Almost 6,000 Years Of Civilization Are Shown In This Interactive Map

More than half of us currently live in cities. But while urban living has become synonymous with modern life, there is a rich history behind the rise …

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The Hardest Bodyweight Workout You’ll Ever Do

This routine’s 2:1 work-to-rest ratio optimizes both your workout and post-workout calorie burn, says the Men’s Health Fitness Director<p>Last week, <i>Men’s Health</i> published a story called “The Workout That Burns 346 Calories In 13 Minutes.”<p>The article was based on new research from North Dakota State …

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8 of the Most Elegant Watches from SIHH 2016

A roundup of our favorites styles at the annual industry event.<p>Sure, there was an onslaught of outlandish and absurdly expensive timepieces at SIHH (the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie) this year. But there were also a bunch of strong releases in the more-understated dress watch …

Blackout Bands - Sleep Mask Sunglasses

Three things: 1) Welcome to 2016; 2) I've got a little something for your hangover. Especially if you have to open your eyes today; and 3) Kellan …

City Bikes | URBAN

URBAN BIKES<p>Riding allows us to discover our surroundings from a new perspective. Whether commuting in the morning or meeting friends in the evening, …

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Slim Universal Bluetooth Keyboard

The only good thing about typing on a tablet is that it's so laborious and frustrating that it might actually make you think twice about firing back …

Big News for Watch Fans: Zenith Launches Online with Mr Porter

The storied Swiss watchmaker's wares are now just a click away.<p>Veteran Swiss watchmaker Zenith is now available on fashion megastore Mr Porter with eight models from the brand's El Primero, Elite, and Pilot ranges.<p>The El Primero is so named because it was, in 1969, the first fully integrated, …

One of Nike's Most Stylish Sneakers Will Soon Be Customizable

The Air Presto is coming to NIKEiD.<p>Nike's Air Presto has developed something of a cult following in the years since its 2000 debut, probably because it hasn't always been easy to find, especially in recent months. Limited-edition releases sold out quickly, then faded into the ether of a …

The Best Blazers For Men & How To Wear Them

No longer reserved for the English gent or regimented Navy sir, the humble blazer has played a star role in seasons past, since its debut nearly two …

Leo Tolstoy’s theory of everything

<b>Leo Tolstoy (Wikimedia)</b><p>Before writing some of the greatest novels in history, Tolstoy asked some of philosophy’s hardest questions<p>Irina Paperno<p>January 11, 2015 12:00am (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “’Who, What Am I?': Tolstoy Struggles to Narrate the Self”<p>Tolstoy’s first diary, started on March 17, 1847, at …

Extraordinary pictures of the most ancient trees on Earth

Photographer Beth Moon spent 14 years traveling around the world taking pictures of the most ancient trees on Earth. The resulting photos—printed in …

Articles about homes floor ceiling windows on Dwell.com - Dwell

These airy abodes utilize immense windows to usher the outdoors in. Take a peek at our editor's favorite picks from the Dwell...<p>As a bridge between indoors and outdoors, floor-to-ceiling windows introduce light, views, and a contemporary touch to homes of...<p>When it comes to creating an …

Articles about glass prefab cabin ultimate outdoor getaway on Dwell.com - Dwell

Set in an agrarian landscape of hills, pastures, and lush green valleys, the Slate Cabin is a quiet retreat inspired by its...<p>This elevated prefab cabin along the Chilean Andes has a buffer zone that helps protect it against harsh climatic conditions.<p>On an island 20 miles off the coast of Maine, a …

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10 Best Dress Watches Under $1,000

We love few things like we love dressing up, but let’s face it: it’s not the most affordable hobby we could have chosen. From the bespoke suits to …

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3 Breathtaking Apartment Interiors from the Kaeel Group

• 1 |<p>First is this gorgeous 92 square meter (990 square feet) home with an urban oasis on the terrace and plenty of modern furnishings inside.<p>2 |<p>The …

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Stretching Is Overrated

The pre-exercise ritual can weaken muscles, hurt athletic performance, and even lead to injury.<p>Runners do it before a race. Swimmers do it before hopping in the pool. Your average gym rat does it before starting to pump iron. Most coaches, gym teachers, and personal trainers preach that stretching …

Michael’s Little Blue House

I’m not completely done, I still need to build a sliding door for the bathroom, a closet (to the right of the bathroom) with a washer/dryer combo …

Wood Table With Glass Rivers And Lakes

Furniture maker Greg Klassen designed with talent differents objects embedded with glass rivers. A great visual illusion, offering such unbelievable …

Residence NGuyen by Atelier Moderno

Architecture agency Atelier Moderno has built a minimalist house called Residence NGuyen, in Montreal. The project was to create a family house which …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

GQ Style<p>In pursuit of cookies, clothes, and maybe even a little maturity with pop culture’s kaleidoscopic visionary.<p>By Mark Anthony Green1 day …

The Most Significant Colognes Of The Past 5 Decades

Notwithstanding the influence of <i>Mad Men</i>, 50 years ago men dressed differently, drank differently, talked differently and, yes, smelled differently. And while we don’t recommend cologne as as a tool to study history with, we do recommend wearing it on occasion — and knowing something about the …

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