Ryan Anderson

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Why Are White Men Stockpiling Guns?

Since the 2008 election of President Obama, the number of firearms manufactured in the U.S. has tripled, while imports have doubled. This doesn’t …

Guns

What I’m Carrying: My AT Gear List

Around this time a few years ago, I bought my first pack. I remember going to the local trail store with my tax return sittin’ pretty in my bank …

Tax Preparation

Former Olympians to Air Regional PSA During Closing Ceremonies Urging Athletes to Give Up Milk

Milk Life, a campaign from the MilkPEP board (which is funded by U.S. milk companies), made its Olympic debut in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. …

Advertising Industry

French Food Waste Law Changing How Grocery Stores Approach Excess Food

Every morning at a supermarket called Auchan in central Paris, Magdalena Dos Santos has a rendezvous with Ahmed "Doudou" Djerbrani, a driver from the French food bank.<p>Dos Santos, who runs the deli section of the store, is in charge of supervising the store's food donations. She sets aside prepared …

Agriculture

He lost 40 pounds in six weeks by going vegan

David Carter, 30, was a defensive lineman for the Dallas Cowboys when he made what he calls the "life-changing decision" to go vegan and eliminate meat, seafood and dairy from his diet.<p>He grew up in South Los Angeles, where his family owned a barbecue restaurant. He was a "straight-up meat eater, …

This is the messy, spicy sandwich that will make you reconsider vegan food

Chef-restaurateur Mike Isabella was emphatic: "Please tell me you're not going to do a vegetarian sandwich."<p>We were talking about my entry into a …

Vegan

The Elio needs only 3 wheels to reach 84 mpg - Roadshow

LAS VEGAS -- With an expected price of just $6,800 and a claimed 84 mpg on the highway, the Elio seems too good to be true.<p>Showcased here at the 2015 International CES by its creator Paul Elio, this weird-looking orange vehicle takes a stripped-down approach to efficent transport. The American-made …

CES

GOP set to strike back at Obama food policies

The Obama administration is becoming increasingly involved in what Americans put on their dinner plates and in their cereal bowls, from requiring school children to be served fruit to eliminating trans fats in doughnuts. But the new Republican Congress is already laying the groundwork to push back …

How To Increase Productivity By Employee Happiness

Whether you are an entrepreneur managing a startup, or a corporate executive with thousands of employees, it’s hard to ignore the evidence of big value from happy employees. For example, the Harvard Business Review a while back included an analysis of hundreds of studies showing an average of 31% …

How To Make Jamie Oliver's Vegan Christmas Feast

Mouthwatering vegan Christmas recipes, exclusively curated by Jamie Oliver for BuzzFeed Life.

Ice Cream

How To Make Your Own Damn Pumpkin Spice Latte For $1

It's not even technically fall yet, but the frenzy for pumpkin spice lattes has indeed begun. Starbucks released PSLs early, on August 25, causing a major Twitter freakout of rabid PSL drinkers. And apparently, consumers are yearning for just about everything to be flavored with pumpkin spice …

The Middle Class and Working Poor's Lifelong Losing Game -- In 10 Slides

They say a picture's worth a thousand words. If that's true, the following 10 images could provide the lyrics for a thousand blues songs. The graphs are taken from series of recent reports which, when considered together, create a paint-by-numbers picture of the lifelong losing game faced by …

Income Inequality

Engineers made a battery-free radio the size of an ant

New car offers freedom for disabled drivers

The Czech-produced Elbee is a vehicle designed specifically for wheelchair-bound people, allowing them to drive their car without leaving their wheelchair.<p>Users board and leave the vehicle without any help using a remote-controlled front door and ramp.<p>After boarding, the chair is safely anchored …

These Reinvented Running Blades Could Let More Paralympians Into The Olympics

Oscar Pistorius was just the start: Engineers and designers have created a next-gen technology that comes even closer to mimicking the human running process. And it might help send Blake Leeper to the next games.<p>When amputee athletes put on their running blades, they suddenly appear superhuman, …

Summer Olympics

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 167<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

Scientists just created some of the most powerful muscles in existence

In a surprising breakthrough for the world of materials science, researchers have created some of the most powerful artificial muscles we've ever …

Chipotle’s New Hulu TV Show Blurs Lines Of Marketing, Advocacy, And Entertainment

The upcoming Farmed and Dangerous mini-series creates a genre all its own, but does it make you want a burrito?<p>Mark it on your calendars: February 17, 2014, the latest and greatest milestone in the fusion of television, advertising, and advocacy–the premiere of a Chipotle’s mini-series <i>Farmed and</i> …

TV

Six Documents Everyone Should Have to Protect Their Finances

Sorry, we have to. It's not the most exciting topic, but you can't call yourself fully protected if you don't have your critical paperwork done. …

"Start a recycling centre" with Dave Hakkens' Precious Plastic factory

<b>Dezeen and MINI World Tour:</b> in our next movie from Eindhoven, Design Academy Eindhoven graduate Dave Hakkens shows us how his Precious Plastic …

University of Buffalo Researchers Use Headsets to Control Robot Arms with Their Minds

This is not the first time that science has given the mind control over robotic arms, but now it can be done with a headset that anyone can slip on, …

Robotics

Plantar Fasciitis Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

According to the U.S. National Library of Medicine, Plantar fasciitis (PF) is a painful inflammatory process of the plantar fascia, the connective tissue on the sole of the foot, that affects around 2 million Americans each year.<p>Dr. David Pierson, Chiropractic Physician, DC, CCSP, ICSSD, FICC and …

Massage Therapy

5 Things You Might Not Know About Shopping for Your New Obamacare Plan

Tomorrow Americans can start shopping for health insurance plans through the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obamacare). If you are like most people, you're probably confused about Obamacare, and might have put off doing your research. Here are some basic tips you should keep in mind come …

Your future ultra-fast internet connection just launched into space

Elon Musk’s commercial space company, SpaceX, has just launched a Falcon 9 rocket into orbit carrying a Canadian Space Agency satellite, CASSIOPE. Part of the satellite’s payload is Cascade, a prototype for a super-fast space-borne file-transfer system—a kind of digital courier service.<p>The idea …

Space Exploration

College Student's Speech Makes Him King of the Nerds

If the nerds of the world ever come together to elect a president for all geek-kind, this kid should definitely run.<p>The epic — yes, epic, there is no …

Simulation suggests Musk's Hyperloop 'quite viable'

When billionaire Elon Musk unveiled the Hyperloop in August, his critics were quick to scoff at his proposal for a new, super fast mode of transportation. A number of people derided Musk's white paper as cartoonish and vague. Musk, founder and CEO of Tesla, vowed to prove the naysayers wrong by …

High-speed Rail

Elon Musk's Hyperloop Will Work, Says Some Very Smart Software

When Elon Musk unveiled the Hyperloop back in August, his critics were quick to scoff at his proposal for a new, superfast mode of transporation. A …

MashTalk: Can Elon Musk's 'Hyperloop' Become a Reality?

SpaceX and Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk is trying to disrupt the transportation industry again. Musk unveiled the alpha plans for his Hyperloop …