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France's tireless twosome eye glory

No football fan needs to be reminded that a match lasts 90 minutes or slightly longer. But while that hour and a half is plenty of time for a player …

Soccer

The Exercise That Torches Belly Fat

Blast your middle, pack on muscle, and sweat your way to a six-pack with this grueling new squat variation<p>The hot potato squat may sound like a kid’s recess activity, but don’t be fooled—it’s also a cutting-edge fat-loss exercise that will get your heart pumping and your muscles burning in almost …

Wireless Speakers

Summer is here! we have rounded up some cool, rugged, portable, wireless speakers for packing with you when heading to the beach, the park or …

I figured this would get everyone in the 4th of July spirit. Time to get drunk and blow stuff up. God bless America! http://t.co/01mLDX5NuA

The Foodist

Sometimes, the best food and drink are also the simplest. Here's what wowed...<p>By Andrew Knowlton<p>From banishing the kids table to drinking dessert, these are the Thanksgiving dinner...<p>By Rochelle Bilow<p>Here's The Foodist Andrew Knowlton's Thanksgiving rules, from football-watching...<p>By Andrew Knowlton<p>…

World's Oldest Genome Sequenced From 700,000-Year-Old Horse DNA

Well-preserved specimen pushes back the timing of modern horse evolution.<p><b>DNA shines a light back into the past, showing us things that fossils can't. But how far back can that light extend?</b><p>Some of the oldest DNA sequences come from mastodon and polar bear fossils about 50,000 and 110,000 years old, …

NASA Will Join Japan And Italy On Mission To Mercury

A third trip so close to the sun<p>The U.S. is joining Italy and Japan on a trip to Mercury. Once there, the joint mission will determine the makeup and history of a planet that's been difficult to study because of its proximity to the sun.<p>NASA Administrator Charles Bolden visited Rome last week and …

Why some mountain ranges don't erode away

Science News<p>Landslides, or the lack thereof, may help mountain ranges remain far longer than previously thought, new research suggests.<p>As the tectonic plates that make up Earth's surface drift, mountain ranges such as the Himalayas in Asia and the Andes in South America form where the plates …

Cheaper, Sportier Google Glass Competitor Is Now Available For Pre-Order

The XTREME Google Glass. Google Glass 2000! (It's actually called the Recon Jet, and it looks pretty sweet.)<p>With all the hubbub about Google Glass, it's easy to miss all the other companies that are also taking advantage of the availability and power of tiny smartphone components for head-up …

Aaron Hernandez charged with murder

NORTH ATTLEBOROUGH, Mass. — Methodically and in chilling detail Wednesday, prosecutors showed why it took 10 days to charge former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez with murder.<p>Using surveillance camera video that tracked Hernandez from his home in North Attleborough to Boston and …

Roger Federer Upset By Sergiy Stakhovsky at 2013 Wimbledon

Roger Federer’s quest to capture a record-setting eighth title at Wimbledon came to an abrupt end after a wild Wednesday, as the unheralded Sergiy Stakhovsky overcame the superstar in the second round, 6-7, 7-6, 7-5, 7-6, according to Wimbledon’s Twitter feed:<p>It was an intense match between the No. …