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FILA Unveils Fall-Ready Suede Version of Trailblazer Silhouette

Hiking wear meets rave culture.<p>FILA‘s Trailblazer silhouette is one of the brand’s most iconic, with the chunky sneaker now getting a new fall-ready …

Chinese Farmers Can Grow Gourds into Virtually Any Shape

Looking at the detailed sculptures in the photos below, You’d be tempted to think they are made of wax, but believe it or not, they’re actually …

Hey Oregon "Militia": Here's the History Lesson You Missed

Let's take it back to the 18th Century.<p>Massachusetts, April 1775. Daniel Shays was 30 years old when things went all squirrelly. The son of Irish immigrants, he spent his early years working on a farm in the western part of the state. Agrarian labor was the lot of the overwhelming majority, …

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Earth’s primeval atmosphere was not yet, as it is now, ‘homogenized’. It was as though sheets of glass of every shape and size glided there in …

Nicole Kidman

5 Reasons Self-Development is Key to Your Success

Self-Development or personal development is the result of taking steps to improve yourself. There is no single area of focus. In fact, the process of …

Homo naledi: New species of human ancestor discovered in South Africa

<b>Rising Star Cave, South Africa (CNN) —</b> When an amateur caver and university geologist arrived at Lee Berger's house one night in late 2013 with a fragment of a fossil jawbone in hand, they broke out the beers and called National Geographic.<p>Berger, a professor at the University of the Witwatersrand …

Evidence of liquid water found on Mars

<b>Nasa's Curiosity rover has found that water can exist as a liquid near the Martian surface.</b><p>Mars should be too cold to support liquid water at the surface, but salts in the soil lower its freezing point - allowing briny films to form.<p>The results lend credence to a theory that dark streaks seen on …

First-Ever Winter Thru-Hike of the PCT

On a sub-zero November morning, following a month spent slogging 600 miles along wet, snowy stretches of the Pacific Crest Trail in Washington and Oregon, Shawn Forry and Justin Lichter awoke to find their trail shoes coated with ice and frozen stiff.<p>The men had shipped their snowshoes to a …

Five O'Clock

Jazz Junkie. Roaming Resident. Wisteria Waterer. We visit with artist Daniel Horowitz at his Vinegar Hill hideaway.<p>“I usually wake up in a fairly …

The Power of Sleep

Health<p>Search<p>North KoreaU.S. Has Plan to Dismantle North Korea's Nuclear Program in a Year, John Bolton Says<p>John McCain'I’m Never Going to Forgive …

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The New Habit Challenge: Create A Better To-Do List

Making a simple list isn’t the best way to get things done. Next week we’ll test more effective approaches to organizing our days.<p>Tons of successful leaders laud the to-do list as the key to more organized, productive, and focused days, but is there a right way and a wrong way to do your to-do?<p>The …

What The Greatest Self-Help Books Of The Last Decades Can Teach You In 7 Minutes

As a writer, I’m fortunate to connect with authors and experts all over the globe who have vitally important messages to share. While each of these experts sees the world in his or her own very unique way, and shares a special filter or perspective on life, progress and success, when you peel the …

Measure Backward, Not Forward

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>We often measure our progress by looking forward. We set goals. We plan …

The Key To Creative Insight Can Be Simpler Than You Think

It’s called incubation in the research world, and it can work wonders.<p>Sometimes a creative breakthrough comes when we’re not doing anything creative at all. Maybe we’re taking a walk, or standing in the shower, or awakening from a nap. The mathematician Henri Poincaré may be king of what we …

Movpak, A Backpack With a Retractable Electronic Skateboard Built In

The Movpak is a backpack that features a built-in electronic skateboard capable of hauling its contents and a passenger up to 15 miles per hour. The …

Teens Break Down the Lyrics of Nirvana’s Song ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Without Being Told the Artist or Title

Benny and Rafi Fine of The Fine Brothers show a group of teenagers breaking down the lyrics to Nirvana‘s 1991 hit song “Smells Like Teen Spirit” …

‘Dreadnoughtus Schrani’, A New Genus of Gigantic Dinosaur Discovered With a Remarkably Complete Skeleton

A new genus and species of gigantic dinosaur, the <i>Dreadnoughtus schrani,</i> was discovered in southern Patagonia in Argentina and described by a team of …

GoPro Video of a Man Rappelling Down Into the Active Marum Volcano in Vanuatu

Adventurer and filmmaker Geoff Mackley rappelled down into the active Marum volcano in Vanuatu with a GoPro camera to shoot a truly amazing video.<p>via …

Stephen Hawking Says Higgs Boson ‘God Particle’ Has the Potential to Destroy the Universe

In the foreword for the upcoming book <i>Starmus: 50 Years of Man in Space,</i> theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking warns that the recently discovered …

Siobhan Thompson of Anglophenia Demonstrates ‘How to Insult Like the British’

In “How To Insult Like the British“, host Siobhan Thompson of Anglophenia demonstrates how to best offend in the manner of the British, providing …

‘Now I Know More’, A New Book of Facts and Their Stories by Dan Lewis

<i>Now I Know More: The Revealing Stories Behind Even More of the World’s Most Interesting Facts</i> by Dan Lewis is a fascinating fact-filled book based on …

A Forced Perspective Video by Apple About the Importance of Seeing Things Differently

Apple released a forced perspective video about the importance of seeing things different as part of their recent live event in Cupertino, California …

The Third Volume of Chemistry Life Hacks by The American Chemical Society ‘Reactions’ Web Series

“Awesome Chemistry Life Hacks (Vol. 3)” is the third “Chemistry Life Hacks” installment (see previously) by The American Chemical Society’s web …

NASA Astronaut Reid Wiseman Records a Vine Video of an Active Thunderstorm From the International Space Station

<i>“Wow. That is lightning.”</i><p>NASA Astronaut Reid Wiseman uploaded a Vine video of a thunderstorm in progress from his view on board the International …

cmd.fm, A Command-Line Interface for Internet Radio

cmd.fm is a command-line interface for Internet radio by Workaxe that pulls music from SoundCloud. The interface includes a list of genres like …

‘Butter Fingers’, An Animated Short About What Happens When We Drop Objects

“Butter Fingers” is an animated short by Los Angeles-based artist Jordan Scott that takes a look at what happens we we drop various objects, from …

GoPro Video of Unicyclists Riding the Rocky Trails of Moab, Utah

Colorado-based filmmaker John LeSage traveled to Moab, Utah with 18 other unicyclists to ride up and down the southwestern city’s rocky and …

A TED Talk by Philosopher Jim Holt That Attempts to Explain Why the Universe Exists

Philosopher Jim Holt attempted to explain why the Universe exists during a recent TED Talk.<p>Why is there something instead of nothing? In other words: …

PBS Bongo Bongo Explores the Meaning Behind the Word ‘Creep’

In a recent episode by PBS Bongo Bongo (see previously), host Ethan Fixell explored the meaning behind the word “creep”.<p>What’s the word CREEP mean to …