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10 facts about building muscle

When it comes to building lean muscle, you’ll find countless theories, techniques and testimonials. Whether the goal is upgraded health, aesthetics, …

In Palm Springs, a New Set of Pleasure-Seekers Take Hold

Palm Springs is reachable by plane, but everyone will say that on your first visit you should probably drive. There are a few reasons, the primary …

Palm Springs

The Napa Valley Guide | Goop

As total winos, we’re constantly taking notes on the best spots in Napa (cue Escapes for Foodies and Winos). The classics, like The French Laundry, …

Napa Valley

Using the new Apple TV to emulate classic game consoles | Ars Technica

Just a little effort will transform your Apple TV into a '90s gaming machine.<p>For those of us fortunate enough to have the privilege, late December …

Smart TV

Reveal Your Abs with the Belly Fat Inferno

Packed gym? No problem. All you need is a pair of kettlebells for this 22-minute sweat session

Workouts

The Quad Quake Workout | Men's Health

And it takes even more energy to use those muscles to launch you off the ground.<p>That’s why this new three-exercise, quad-centric routine from <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour is such a butt-kicking challenge. Each rep drains some of the juice from these calorie-guzzling muscles.<p>Check it …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>After lathering up a a whole lot, we crown the winning washes.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>The 84-year-old music legend has …

Apple Watch Just Got a Major Health and Fitness Upgrade

Endorphin junkies, rejoice! Fifteen apps—for everything from running and yoga to weight loss—are now available on the Apple Watch<p>If you weren't …

Articles about 5 minimalist victorian renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2015 issue.<p>Tragedy begets opportunity in San Francisco when a fire-scorched Victorian is rebuilt from within.<p>Crosby Studios just cares about the essentials.<p>An architect reimagines a narrow 1901 row house in Noe Valley while …

San Francisco

Articles about house week clean renovation run down london victorian on Dwell.com - Dwell

Minute details and judiciously applied materials create a refined home in San Francisco.<p>Tigg Coll Architects takes a new approach to a straightforward town house renovation and expansion.<p>In this new, exclusive series for Dwell.com, Linda Taalman of Taalman Koch Architecture will track the hands-on …

Architecture

The Workout For Every Muscle in Your Body

You’ve done singles, splits, circuits, intervals, and everything else under the sun to hammer the hell out of the body fat that lives on your body. …

Workouts

How to Increase Mental Toughness: 4 Secrets From Navy SEALs and Olympians

Know what’s really interesting? Learning how Navy SEALs build mental toughness to handle deadly situations.<p>Know what else is really interesting? …

Osama Bin Laden

Articles about peaceful wooded lot futuristic toronto home buzzing smart tech on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a leafy Toronto neighborhood, a Cor-Ten–clad family home is wired for the future.<p>Looking to make your home just a little smarter? While still in its infancy, the number of smart home products—devices that let...<p>Energy-monitoring and smart technologies have set up shop in the home, transforming …

Architecture

How Jake Gyllenhaal Got His Fighter Body for Southpaw

Want to get a killer body like Jake Gyllenhaal in <i>Southpaw</i>? Just do 1,000 sit-ups a day for eight months! Easy, right?<p>While it may have appeared that …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Baseball<p>We're as surprised as you are that mirrored shades and embroidered mocknecks are cool again.<p>By Megan Gustashaw1 day agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>…

Articles about high tech green family home los angeles on Dwell.com - Dwell

How an unfussy, nearly zero-energy family home in Santa Cruz, California, wound up with hay bales in the walls, a...<p>Calling all architects: You are invited to submit a home for consideration for the 2014 Dwell Los Angeles Home Tours.<p>Green prefab homebuilding company Blu Homes announces its first …

Los Angeles

Articles about smart tech makes modern home ultra energy efficient on Dwell.com - Dwell

Using a combination of passive design principles and active technologies, LGA Architectural Partners forges a smart,...<p>To complement our July/August issue's Smart Home product package, we've programmed a series of panels that cover the latest...<p>Are you looking for some efficient ways to save energy …

Startups

10 Absolutely Gorgeous Midcentury Living Rooms

Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today.<p>Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today. This piece originally appeared on ELLEDECOR.com.

Did Philippe Starck Just Design the Sexiest, Most Functional Carry-On Around?

When designer Philippe Starck puts his mind to travel problems, he inevitably lands on some brilliant marriage of form and function, from his …

Furniture

FT interviews Jony Ive ahead of Apple Watch, details on design vs. iPhone (and battery vs. thin), intensity and pricing estimates

London’s <i>Financial Times</i> today carries a profile of Jony Ive in which he discusses how the Mac changed his dislike of computers, why he is consumed by design and disinterested in sales, the difference between designing a phone (and its slim battery) and designing a smartwatch–and why Apple decided …

Melt Away Fat with The Metabolic Supercharge

Crank up your calorie burn and shed stubborn pounds with this full-body fat fryer<p>You have to give those last 5 to 10 pounds hanging around your middle credit: They have real staying power. Like a cold, Madonna, and hipsters, they just won’t go away.<p>But now you can kick those pigheaded pounds to the …

Workouts

The 'Shark Tank' Judges Are Asking These Questions, and So Should You | Inc.com

<i>Shark Tank</i> can be a tough show to watch if you're an entrepreneur. I often find it difficult to enjoy, since I empathize so much with the people coming on the show to pitch their businesses. I get nervous for these contestants because, like most entrepreneurs, I've been in similar …

Profit

Articles about narrow modernist three story home toronto on Dwell.com - Dwell

Facing tight building codes and an even tighter space, Karen White and David MacNaughtan needed an architect who could turn...<p>While Russel Wright was helping shape America's sense of modern design in the mid 20th century, he was also slowly crafting a...<p>We have all played the game “Tetris” at least …

Architecture

5 Minute Ab Workout

It's 180 reps with no rest. Add it to the end of your workouts for an all-out assault on your abs. Fair warning: Your middle will feel the burn after only a minute or two. Speer finished in an insanely fast time of <b>5 minutes and 6 seconds</b>. How long did it take you to finish? Tell us in the comments …

12-Minute Bodyweight Muscle Burner Workout | Men's Health

That’s why you should always have a super fast, but super effective workout in your back pocket.<p>A workout that you can pull out whenever you’re on the road or too busy to get to the gym or too exhausted for a longer routine. A quick workout that will make you sweat, boost your energy, and make you …