Michael Meyerson

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Is an associate’s degree the new bachelor’s degree?

More parents are sending their children to two-year colleges, but will this negatively impact their children’s future earning power?<p>According to …

The Best Swiss Ball Abs Workout

The 20 Best Glutes Exercises of All Time<p>The 6 Best SPF Moisturizers for Men's Skin<p>Are Your Running Shoes the Wrong Size?<p>What Would You Sacrifice for …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

How to Get Single-Digit Body Fat

If you want to get leaner than lean, every bite counts<p>At a fitness conference last Spring, I joined some friends for breakfast. It was a normal breakfast up until the moment Spencer Nadolsky, D.O., pulled a scale out of his gym bag to weigh a banana.<p>I knew Dr. Nadolsky was preparing for a …

Fitness

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

The Crazy Genius Behind Solar Roadways

Here’s an idea crazy enough that it just might work: Pave the streets with solar-powered panels that have their own built-in heat and LED lights. That’s what Scott and Julie Brusaw hope to accomplish with their ongoing Solar Roadways project, which they just funded through a hugely popular …

Why The New American Workforce Wants Better Consumption, Not Just More

While spending might be up for the richest 1%, the rest of Americans are quietly revolutionizing the economy, reshaping their spending habits to reflect a desire for quality over quantity.<p>America is on strike.<p>But don’t look for picket signs and bullhorns. Instead, one by one, Americans are lifting …

How to Get Six Pack Abs | Burn Fat | Brining Back Manliness

One of the tricks with getting a six pack, and forging those defined abs, is keeping muscle loss at bay. As such, getting ripped abs isn’t simply a …

Investment Manager Explains Why 99.5% Of Americans Can Never Win

<i>Beyond the charts and warnings from economists and investors, perhaps the most disturbing commentary on income inequality in America was written by an investment manager in 2011.</i><p><i>"In my view, the American dream of striking it rich is merely a well-marketed fantasy that keeps the bottom 99.5% hoping</i> …

Target Confirms Point-Of-Sale Data Breach, Announces It Exposed 40 Million Credit Card Numbers

Today retailer Target announced that between November 27 and December 15 its point-of-sale systems – the cash registers mounted at the check-out areas of its stores – suffered an attack that exposed an estimated 40 million credit and debit card numbers. The company announced that it has “alerted …

You Built What?!: A Tesla Coil Gun That Produces Foot-Long Sparks

Modeled after a Nerf gun--but with 200,000 volts under the hood<p>While browsing a bookstore near his home in Seattle last year, Rob Flickenger came across a graphic novel titled <i>The Five Fists of Science</i>. The story portrays inventor Nikola Tesla as a crime fighter who battles his enemies with a pair …

Perfect Body Fat Percentage

Here's what you need to know...<p>There are four things you need to consider when you're trying to build muscle: hormones, psychology, health, and …

The 25 Best Things You Can Do for Your Body

Your quality of life is largely dictated by one factor: your physical health. And when it comes to building and maintaining a healthy lifestyle, we …

Health

A simple explanation of how money moves around the banking system

Twitter went mad last week because somebody had transferred almost $150m in a single Bitcoin transaction. This tweet was typical:<p>194,993 BTC …

Why Did President Obama Say the Healthcare Website Would Work?

He must have known that his words would be quickly disproved. His public optimism before the rollout remains a big mystery.<p>There's something I don't understand about the rollout of Healthcare.gov: that President Obama expressed unqualified confidence about it shortly before it was …

CES 2013: Wrap This Goop Around Your Fingers Then Smash Them With A Hammer

A super weird, rubbery non-Newtonian fluid that could be the next great material to protect your gadgets.<p>We were strolling through one of CES's auxiliary events, actually on our way to the bar, when we noticed a big clear tub of orange goo. Curious! Then we saw the rep for that company grab a …

Yep, Being a Young, American Adult Is a Financial Nightmare

Here are the graphs to prove it.<p>Poverty is an astonishingly common experience here in the world's richest country. As I wrote this morning, almost 40 percent of American adults experience it for at least a year by age 60.<p>But you know who poverty is especially common among? Young adults.<p>Based on the …

Build a $300 underground greenhouse for year-round gardening (Video)

<b>Can't afford a glass greenhouse? Check out how to build your own underground greenhouse for cheaper and for growing veggies 365 days a year, even in</b> …

Gardening

The Feynman Technique: The Best Way to Learn Anything

There are four simple steps to <b>the Feynman Technique</b>, which I'll explain below:<p>Choose a Concept<br>• Teach it to a Toddler<br>• Identify Gaps and Go Back to The …

The Get Up: Why It's My Favorite Exercise

“<i>Long before the invention of the plate loaded barbells and dumbbells, history spoke of men of seemingly superhuman strength. On display at the</i> …

Students Know How We Should Use Technology in Schools

To answer the question, they interviewed teachers and community members, researched best practices, held panel discussions, and conducted a survey of …

The Anabolic Window – Part 2 – Fitness Volt Bodybuilding & Fitness Magazine

Last week in my introduction to this Anabolic Window Series we discussed some of the common beliefs behind post-workout nutrition. We talked about …

The fighter workout

There’s a way to burn fat without doing hours of skull-numbing cardio: martial arts training.<p>That’s right: Used for years in boxing and MMA training, …

38 recipes for beans and lentils for superfood meals

<i>Our Superfood Recipes Series gathers up great recipes for the most amazing superfoods, inspiring you to add these healthy ingredients to any …

Healthy Eating

The Dumbest Bet in Sports: 6 Reasons to Not Buy Stock in a Professional Athlete

Houston Texans RB Arian Foster has sold a 20% share in his future income to a new company. Foster is old (and knows what he's doing). The company is young (and doesn't).<p>Kiss your money goodbye | Reuters<p>Arian Foster, the star running back for the Houston Texans, is now the first athlete to go …

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What Happens If Congress Can't Make A Deal On The Debt?

If you don't pay your electric bill on time, you'll probably get charged a buck or two in interest. As long as you pay off the balance in a reasonable amount of time, your lights will stay on.<p>So why is it such a big deal that the Treasury Department may soon be unable to pay all of its bills on …

5 depressing ways the 1 percent is strangling the US economy

Once the backbone of our society, the middle class has been broken — and we have the country’s richest to thank<p>The middle class, once the backbone of a strong American society, has been broken, beaten down, pushed further and further toward poverty levels. Here are five well-documented ways that …

3 bench press fixes to help you lift more weight—instantly

Your workouts to this point have been highly effective. You’re looking lean and more chiseled. However, your weight hasn’t increased and your bench …