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How to Make Popular Cocktails | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Mike Hagan, a bartender and a recent feature in our So You Want My Job series.</i><p>There’s been a trend lately to …

Artist carves two hearts into pencil tip - timelapse

From pen pusher to pencil carver: Salavat Fidai began making beautiful miniature art after he was made redundant from his office job<p>A miniature artist in Russia has been making a big impression online with his intricate pencil carvings.<p>In this video, Salavat Fidai, 42, uses a craft knife to …

Tough Running Speed Workouts

<b>Do this:</b> First, warm up for a mile, and then start your intervals. You’ll run as hard as you can for the prescribed amount of time, and recover with a jog for 90 seconds.<p>You’ll be able to push harder during the 1-minute intervals than during the 3-minute intervals. However, there’s no set pace …

Amp Up Your Exercises

There comes a time in any program when the exercises become too easy. Time to load the bar up with more weight right? Likely not. The most popular …

How Can You Mend a Broken Group? The Bee Gees Did It With Disco

The saga of a not-so-average white band<p>LONDON — 67 Brook Street, Mayfair, is sometimes referred to as the house that Cream built. It predates Cream …

You Are NOT Rich Froning

About darren<p>I am lucky enough to do everyday what I love. Working with motivated passionate coaches and clients who share my vision for a healthy, …

The Fit 5: Optimize Your Workouts

For all of our fans who shoot us questions on our Facebook page, this one is for you. Each week, we will tap into our pool of editors and experts to …

13 Unexpected Benefits of Exercise

Many people hit the gym or pound the pavement to improve cardiovascular health, build muscle, and of course, get a rockin’ bod, but working out has …

Self-improvement

Sometimes the Best Plan Is Not Having One: MF Tackles CrossFit Open WOD 13.4

<i>MF’s social media manager Christopher Hunt will be tackling a new CrossFit Open workout each week in hopes of making the cut and gaining coveted</i> …

Fit Food: The Benefits of Citrus

1. Sweeten a Salad<p>To add flavor and fiber to a vegetable-heavy salad, toss in some mandarin oranges or diced grapefruit slices. You can do it with …

Best Yoga Poses For Men

The 10 Best Poses For Men<p>Try these poses from Baron Baptiste, yoga pro and former assistant coach for the Philadelphia Eagles<p>Intro<p>We know you love yoga—for your girlfriend. Her weekly practice makes her bendy in bed, more chill overall and therefore more sexy even when she’s lounging around. Well, …

How Exercise And Other Activities Beat Back Dementia

The numbers are pretty grim: More than half of all 85-year-olds suffer some form of dementia.<p>But here's the good news: Brain researchers say there are ways to boost brain power and stave off problems in memory and thinking.<p>In other words, brain decline is not necessarily an inevitable part of …

My life with the Nike FuelBand activity tracker

Looking to track your activity? The Nike FuelBand makes it easy to set and monitor a daily goal. Not so easy is keeping it updated on things it might miss.<p>As covered in my introduction, I've been living with four different activity trackers as part of an ongoing test. It's time for a close-up of …

Wearable Tech

Top 10 Yoga Poses for Men

1. Mountain (Tadasana)<p><b>What it does:</b> Simple but effective, mountain pose builds a solid foundation for all other standing poses. It strengthens and …

Men's Health - Fitness, Nutrition, Health, Sex, Style & Weight Loss Tips for Men

Been focusing on your upper body? Tug these on and your secret will be safe.<p>Here's the secret to the Ice Man's seemingly superhuman abilities.<p>Don't worry. Everyone who wants to work out still can.<p>"This is a healthy way for a child to be punished because it's exercise."<p>"I find using lube and taking …

Old-School Training Techniques That Will Never Die

Building Mass: More Weight, Less Reps<p>Schenk focuses a lot of his energy on teaching functional exercise with his clients, incorporating several …

Juice Recipes for Better Health

You’ve probably heard about juice cleanses or detox programs that flush toxins from the body. The trend’s taken off, and the benefits are genuine.<p>But …

An Easy Recipe for Chicken with Tomatoes & Peppers

Listen up, men: Chicken breasts may get all the glory, but dark meat has its merits too. It’s flavorful, it’s high in iron, and it has a pretty …

Tomatoes

Think Small and Grow Big

Have you ever tried to use the bench press on a Monday night a 5 PM? It’s almost impossible. Most gym goers will never skip a chest or arms workout, …

Black Bean, Corn, and Red Pepper Salad With Lime Cilantro Vinaigrette Recipe

This is the ultimate summer salad, and it's perfect for entertaining. Not only is it festive and colorful, but you can make it ahead of time—in fact, you should, because it gets better and better the longer it sits.<p>Every recipe we publish is tested, tasted, and Serious Eats-approved by our staff. …

Study: Short Yoga Sessions Boost Brain Power

Your yoga practice may be doing more for your body than combatting work stress and giving your muscles a good stretch between strength workouts. New …

Obama weighs in on race, reluctantly

President Barack Obama’s agitation following the George Zimmerman verdict was apparent to people in the West Wing all week — so it was frustrating, if not surprising, to some in Obama’s circle that he waited nearly a week to express his feelings publicly.<p>Since his reelection, the nation’s first …

The Evolution of Superman

Tracing 75 years of the Man of Steel from his origins to Zack Snyder's reboot<p>10<p>If Henry Cavill's Superman in the new <i>Man of Steel</i> looks unfamiliar to …

Comic Books

Action Bronson: The 10 NYC Rap Albums Every Man Should Listen To

<b>Action Bronson is a big guy,</b> and it looks like he's about to blow up. The 29-year-old Queens native — whose new EP, <i>SAAAB Stories</i> (with three As), is out this week — has been heating things up over the last two years, earning gushing accolades from <i>The New York Times</i> and Pitchfork. Born Ariyan …

Rap & Hip-Hop

100 Of The Greatest Opening Sentences In The History Of Literature

Whilst the cover or even title of a book might initially gain your attention, in truth it’s the opening sentence that has the power to inspire, …

How Africa's New Urban Centers Are Shifting Its Old Colonial Boundaries

The continent's booming new economic zones are outstripping the ability of weak central governments to retain their hold on them.<p>Twice as populous today as the next biggest African country, Nigeria, which was cobbled together as a colony 100 years ago, has always stood out on its continent as the …