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These Treehouses Are Even Better in Winter

You might think sleeping in a treehouse is tailor-made for summer (hello cool breezes and rustling of leaves), but if you go in winter you’re in for a treat. A cozy fireplace perched above the forest floor makes the experience of waking up among the branches a surreal experience. And, bonus—winter …

Hiking

35 places to swim in the world's clearest water

33 places to swim in the world’s clearest water<p>HERE ARE 35 places around the world to strap on your GoPro, do some underwater exploring, and come …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Culture

Running On Air: Breathing Technique

A revolutionary way to breathe can help you run better and sidestep injury.<p>In my early days as a runner, I, like most, didn't give any thought to my breathing. I took up the sport in high school—back in the '70s—and as a senior on the cross-country team, I won the individual league championship, a …

Yoga

Jerk Cats Love Knocking Sh*t Over

In case you haven't heard: cats are jerks. And what's the first phase in a cat's campaign of terror? Why, pushing all of your belongings off of flat surfaces, of course.<p>Some people might say that is just how a cat "plays" with you, that he's just being "friendly." Those people haven't looked into …

I want a cottage. Where should I buy?

<b>Question: I am thinking of purchasing a cottage in the future. What are the long term benefits/profit of owning a cottage? What is the best location?</b><p><b>Answer:</b> There are several long term benefits to owning a cottage that extend beyond the simple use and enjoyment of your recreation home. The ultimate …

Real Estate

Apple No. 1 Target of Patent Trolls

Non-practicing entities (NPEs), or in other words, patent trolls, have attacked Apple the most (alongside HP and Samsung) during the past five years, …

7 Secrets of Highly Happy Children

When it comes to kids, people just don't think about happiness enough these days. They think about success. They think in comparisons. They think about milestones, graduations and shiny trophies. (The ones they earned, of course. Because, you know, not everyone deserves a trophy these days).<p>They …

Kids

Why eating a bigger breakfast may help you lose weight

Most of us know that losing weight is a matter of calories in versus calories out. To shed excess pounds, the equation is simple: Eat less and move more. But according to a new study in the journal Obesity, there's more to weight loss than total calories: when you eat your calories matters, too.<p>It …

Nutrition

7 Amazing Tricks to Lose Belly Fat!

Use these expert tips to burn flab, gain strength, and feel your best!<p>1. Run.<p>2. Run.<p>3. Run.<p>4. Run.<p>5. Take it easy for a day. You don’t want to burn out or get hurt.<p>6. Run.<p>7. Run.

Fitness

10 Ways to Lose 25 Pounds

Follow these steps and weight loss won’t seem impossible.<p>Want to lose 25 pounds? Sure, it’s a tall order. But if you follow these 10 steps, it doesn’t have to feel like mission impossible.<p>You can shed weight quickly, depending on how much you have to lose and how focused you remain. Oftentimes, …

Weight Loss

Photos: The Rise of Nirvana, Smashing Pumpkins, Pearl Jam and More

Photographer Michael Lavine traces grunge's beginnings<p>Seattle, 1983.<p>Next Slide<p>Trending<p>Ranked on a scale from 1 to 10, the trending score reflects the …

Rivers Cuomo Looks Back at 'Pinkerton'

Weezer frontman opens up about his newly reissued, most personal album<p>Today Weezer release a two-CD deluxe version of their 1996 album <i>Pinkerton</i>, and …

Removable fenders keep you dry without the extra weight

We live in a dry climate and don’t have much use for fenders except on rare occasions. But back when I rode road bikes in any weather (over three …

Weekend Weight Loss: 6 Ways To Avoid Gaining Pounds

Researchers tracking 48 adults in a weight program for a year found that they ate, on average, 200 calories more on Saturdays, the most dangerous day …

The inside story of Crosby’s gruesome facial injury

Sidney Crosby's new look is about to get a closeup.<p>When the Pittsburgh Penguins captain skates onto the ice to open the Eastern Conference final series against the Boston Bruins Saturday night, fans will see something they haven't in two months: Mr. Crosby's unprotected face.<p>Gone will be the full …

Ice Hockey

Q&A: Krist Novoselic on Activism, Censorship, and Life After Nirvana

'Seeing kids testify before their city council was cool. That's democracy in action, man. If you feel disfranchised, just give it a chance'<p>Most rock …