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Hear Lost Music from the Original Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section

A new album of previously unreleased tracks finally gives the Swampers their due<p>In 1969, after years of working as the house band for the late Rick Hall at the legendary FAME Studios, where the likes of Aretha Franklin and Wilson Pickett recorded, the Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section struck out on …

13 Running Brands You Need to Know Now

Sure, you could be a walking billboard for a multibillion dollar corporation. And sure, those running clothes fit well, perform well, and generally …

Epic Trails Across the Globe

Adventure<p>Tired of the same old trails? Go outside your comfort-zone (and, perhaps, your country) to one of these inspiring destinations.

Hiking

Travel The Planet Overland

If you've ever had the urge to sell everything, quit your job, and jump in a van to travel the world but don't know where to start, <i>Travel The Planet</i> …

Soak Wood-Fired Hot Tub

Inspired by a love of water and fire and a constant desire for a hot bath, The Soak Wood-Fired Hot Tub takes its minimal design and red cedar seats …

Octovo Backpack

A backpack that's equipped for your everyday routine is hard to find. And when you do find one, it rarely looks like something you want to be seen …

Gear Geek: Seven Ways to Document Your Travels

<b>Pretty much any online photo shop worth their ink can print your travel photos on photo paper—as well as coasters, coffee mugs, t-shirts, tote bags,</b> …

Articles about 6 cabin getaways we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Rugs don't just belong in cozy mountain lodges—as proven by a new summer collection from Brooklyn dealer Aelfie.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan Hendrickson makes versatile, …

San Francisco

What is Everyday Carry (EDC)? | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This guest post from Bernard Capulong originally appeared at Everyday Carry.</i><p>There’s a bit of a cult community on the internet …

Self Defense

Articles about rock shack cabin love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Katja and Adam Thom’s cabin, on an exposed postglacial archipelago in Canada’s windswept Georgian Bay, is more than eight miles...<p>Vancouver-based Hinterland Design assembles a small team of craftsmen to build and finish this modern Valdes Island hideaway in...<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts …

Fundraising

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Articles about 8 companies are revolutionizing kit homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>Buckminster Fuller is credited with inventing the geodesic dome, and designing over 3,000 of the structures the American...<p>In the past, talk of a kit-built house would sometimes conjure images …

Inventions

11 Greatest Guest Jams at Grateful Dead Concerts

The Grateful Dead’s run of final “Fare Thee Well” shows in June and July will feature the surviving longtime members of the band alongside no …

An Original Netflix Documentary Chronicling Musician Bob Weir’s Fascinating History With the Grateful Dead

<i>The Other One: The Long, Strange Trip of Bob Weir</i>, an original Netflix documentary, chronicles Bob Weir‘s fascinating history with the legendary …

Healing & Spirituality | 13 Buddhist Antidotes to Anger

Home > Healing & Spirituality<p>13 Buddhist Antidotes to Anger<p>Source: http://www.peaceful-traveler.com/Buddhism/life/, April 2, 2015<p>Here is a summary of …

Mindfulness

Articles about simple getaways 8 prefab cabins on Dwell.com - Dwell

A small prefab cabin in Norway is offering an alternative view on the concept of luxury.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Dramatically wrapped in dark spruce panels, this self-sustaining tiny home in North …

Prefab Homes

Articles about high tech prefab outbuilding surprisingly peaceful retreat on Dwell.com - Dwell

From city slickers to country bumpkins, homeowners have always longed for a special place from which to escape the toils of...<p>A sci-fi-inspired prefab with an efficient edge is grounded in real-world technology.<p>The Australian maverick unifying surfing and science,...<p>A hike to the Park Butte fire …

Smoking Meat In Your Kitchen is Easier Than You Think, Here’s How

Smoking is an ancient method of preserving and preparing food. Used in tandem with curing and salting, the antioxidants in wood smoke extend the …

BBQ

I Think You'll Find It's a Bit More Complicated Than That

Goldacre slays each and every one of these with his pen, using a mixture of wit and beautifully constructed arguments, and a generally cool head. …

The Definitive Reading List of the 14 Best Books of 2014 Overall

I consider my annual best-of reading lists a kind of Old Year’s resolutions in reverse — unlike traditional resolutions, which lay out an aspirational list of priorities for the new year, these represent a look back at the books that proved themselves most worth prioritizing over the setting year. …

3 Books You Absolutely Must Read Next Year

By Ryan Holiday,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/13ydRnu<p>There is a famous conversation between Eisenhower and the Russian General Zhukov. Ike asked, …

The 10 Best Mobile Games of 2014

We’re used to it. It’s taken years, but the mobile game no longer feels weird, new or fresh. It’s like somehow over the course of 2013 we finally …

The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Exercise

Various Artists: Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes

Every culture and generation creates its own mythology, and for baby boomers or fans of classic rock music, Bob Dylan’s <i>Basement Tapes</i> sessions from …

An Amusing Animation Giving Voice to the Passive-Aggressive Disdain Some Cats Have for Their Humans

BuzzFeed has created an amusing animation that gives voice to the passive-aggressive disdain that cats can sometimes have for their humans and the …

Impossible Magnets: Animated Souvenirs From TV shows Movies

Every day we travel to new places through our favorite books, movies and TV shows. Unlike the places we visit in real life, we can’t bring back a …

Watch Elvis Costello, Jim James and Others Record "New Basement Tapes"

Soon after the November 4th release of Bob Dylan and The Band’s <i>The Basement Tapes Complete</i>, a supergroup led by Elvis Costello will put out an album …

The best internet radio stations

There's a whole lot of good radio out there which isn't made up of soporific playlists and banal chatter but it isn't always easy to find. With this in mind, we've compiled a list of the best internet radio stations, which are guaranteed to introduce you to something fresh, whatever your …

WATCH: Sara X dances to a public domain recording of Mozart’s “Eine kleine Nachtmusik”

Sara X says: "This recording of 'Eine Kleine' is from the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra's 1936 performance. Yay public domain!"