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Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

Recipes

How to Remove Scratches from Glasses in One Easy Fix

If eyewear is part of your daily life, you know how irritating it can be when you get a scratch on your lens that you just can’t un-see. While …

Cleaning

Why Reading Books Makes You a Better Person, According to Science

Researchers have found that people who read regularly are better off.<p>Books are good for people on so many levels. They can help you fall asleep, lower your stress through laughter or tears, provide an escape from reality, and offer exposure to perspectives different from your own. Here are three …

The Brain

Grayman & Company Tactical Tailoring

Whether you’re channeling James Bond or John Wick, the guys at Grayman and Company have got you covered if you’re looking to weaponize elegance in …

How Do You Become a Ufologist?

Nick Pope was a career civil servant with the U.K. Ministry of Defence (MoD) when he got an odd assignment. It was 1991, two years before the premier …

Paranormal

Engineered antibody summons immune system to kill cancer cells

Scientists have engineered a new kind of antibody that attaches itself to cancer cells before summoning and activating killer T cells from the immune …

How to develop mastery, make millions, and be happy

Idea #1: You don’t have a preexisting passion (nor should you want one).<p>Idea #2: Becoming really good at something and generously using your skills …

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life Might Just Help You Live a More Fulfilling…

Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life Might Just Help You Live a More Fulfilling Life<p>In Japan, millions of people have <i>ikigai</i> …

What Is the Dunning-Kruger Effect?

The Dunning-Kruger effect is a type of cognitive bias in which people believe that they are smarter and more capable than they really are. …

Psychology

This is everything men do wrong when buying and wearing a suit, according to the oldest tailor on Savile Row

Henry Poole & Co<p><b>Savile Row tailor Henry Poole & Co has dressed clients including former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, the Queen, and</b> …

How to quit smoking - and what happens to your body as you do

It's that time of year - when you decide you've had your last cigarette.<p>Sure, you said the same last year and the year before, but this time you're …

Sci-Fi Short Film Explores What Happens When You Travel at Light Speed

Adam Stern and Artifex Studios present a new short film detailing the incredible story of astronaut Ethan Kane, the first person attempting to travel …

Scientists studying psychoactive drugs accidentally proved the self is an illusion

Philosophers and mystics have long contemplated the disconcerting notion that the fixed self is an illusion.Neuroscientists now think they can prove it or, at least, help us glimpse this truth with some help from psilocybin, the psychoactive property in magic mushrooms.<p>Researchers around the world …

The Brain

Science shows redheads have genetic superpowers

Amy Adams is a lucky woman. Not only is she one of Hollywood’s most talented actresses, with five Oscar nominations under her fashionable belt, she …

McGill University

Meet the King of Hearty Winter Stews

Some foods nourish. Apples, turkey burgers, Sweetgreen salads with light to medium dressing — many of us have agreed to call these things healthy. …

Looking for a hardcore ab workout? Try this 15-minute series from celeb instructor Akin Akman

Over the past few years, former tennis pro, model, and fitness instructor Akin Akman has steadily amassed an army of hardcore clients, which is how …

Workouts

​The Bodyweight Triceps Crusher You Can Do Anywhere

All you need is a bench and 20 minutes to fry your tris<p>The road to perfect horseshoe-shaped triceps almost always goes through the weight room, with triceps pressdowns, skull-crushers, and dips. But it doesn't need to end there, because all you really need to blast your tris is your own bodyweight …

The Ultimate Shoulder Workout for the Advanced Lifter

Getty / Georgijevic<p>Broad, well-developed shoulders are the indisputable piece of anatomy that adds more to a physique than any other body part. The …

Eating These Foods May Help Stop Prostate Cancer In Its Tracks​

​They may actually shrink the tumors<p>Your diet choice doesn’t just influence whether you stay slim or start growing a gut—it may also play a role in what’s going on inside your body at a cellular level, too. That’s why experts have been paying extra close attention to the relationship between …

What Is Lucid Dreaming and How Do I Get Started?

Welcome to Lifehacker’s <b>Lucid Dream Workshop</b>. Each week we’ll learn a little more about the mysterious realm of sleep science, dreams, and how to …

Chisel Your Core With This Glute And Hamstring Workout

If you want shredded abs, you can't overlook your hips and glutes<p>If you are looking for a strong and shredded core and increased athletic performance, the hips and glutes cannot be overlooked. "Hip stability is a crucial aspect for both high performance and general health," says Andy Speer, creator …

The 7 Smartest Workout Tips of All Time

Get Stronger, Get Bigger, Get Ripped<p>1 – Train Muscles More Frequently<p>Screw body part splits. You know, where Monday is chest day and you don't train …

The 16 Superfoods for Weight Loss

<b>I picked the ingredients in my signature Blends in my newest book, Sneaky Blends, because they’re versatile and can be used in lots of different</b> …

Nutrition

Why You Should Look for Hyaluronic Acid in Your Skin-Care Products

Hyaluronic acid is the essential ingredient every single person needs in her skin-care routine, regardless of skin type, complexion, or conditions. …

How Liev Schreiber Got Tree Trunk Arms for ‘Chuck’

Heavyweight brawler Chuck Wepner was known for his ability to take a punch. It’s what earned him the nickname “Bayonne Bleeder,” and that same grit …

How to Have a Brain Like Buddha’s, According to Neuroscience

To many people who don’t believe in any religion, Buddhism is generally seen as a “good” kind of religion. It doesn’t start wars and has powerful …

Podcast: What Were Ninjas Really Like? | The Art of Manliness

When you hear the word “ninja” what do you imagine?<p>Hooded and masked men in black garb, stealthily running across tiled roofs? Ninja stars? Renegade …

Self-improvement

Increase Your Situational Awareness: 10 Exercises & Tests | The Art of Manliness

<b>STOP: BEFORE YOU READ ON, STUDY THE PICTURE ABOVE FOR 60 SECONDS.</b><p><b>THEN, SCROLL DOWN AND SEE IF YOU CAN ANSWER THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS:</b><p>How many people …

The Orbiter Fidget Toy

If you’re anything like us, fidgeting is part of your creative process. Simply sitting still and trying to think up ideas never works. Instead of …

Rare Earth