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This Flowchart Will Tell You Exactly What Kind Of Drink To Make Tonight

It's cocktail o'clock. You're thirsty. Your home bar is fully stocked. Time to mix a drink.<p>Which drink? It's a crucial question, one that could determine the fate of your night. But we have answers. Just follow the advice of this nifty flow chart, written by yours truly and designed by The …

11 Beet Recipes That Don't Taste Like Dirt

Beets are one of those foods that most people either love or hate. They can have a distinctive taste (<i>ehem, my hubby thinks they taste like dirt</i>), but you can minimize this by doing a few simple things: 1) make sure you peel the beets completely and 2) roast them with a dollop of coconut oil. The …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

With championship No. 5 in the trophy case, San Antonio Spurs go back to the beginning

The heartache from training camp a year ago is long gone, buried underneath the confetti that poured down in June during the celebration of the San Antonio Spurs' fifth championship.<p>Their latest conquest might have been their most impressive. They overcame the gut-wrenching, seven-game loss to the …

Adventurous Mountaineers Scale the Alps for Incredible Photos

Although these stunning images might look like the work of Photoshop magic, photographer Robert Bsch (or Robert Boesch) captured these campaign photos for the Swiss mountaineering brand Mammut by carefully coordinating an entire team of mountaineers on the snowy Alps. Racing against time and …

Mountaineering

Best in Show: Our Favorites From the 2013 L.A. Auto Show

What was once a relatively small-potatoes event on the international auto show circuit now plays host to a number of major debuts, and we were on the scene at the 2013 Los Angeles auto show to comprehensively cover all the new sheetmetal. This year, a wide array of concept and production vehicles …

Michael Carter-Williams has put his rookie salary in a trust fund

76ers' rookie's parents have looked out for their son's future.<p>Every year we hear about former professional athletes who have fallen on hard …

Michael Carter-Williams

Nine Formulas For Wealth Building

If you want to retire in style, you’d better know the numbers. We have some formulas that will provide them.<p>The objective here is to steer you to wiser investments and give you some insights about what will happen to your assets and liabilities over time. The formulas are not complicated. They all …

Intel Strategy Shift Could Bear Fruit With An Apple Chip Deal

My take from yesterday’s Intel Investor meeting is that a big shift in CPUs for Apple iPhones and iPads may be ahead.<p>Apple does not buy the CPU chip for its mobile devices from vendors like Qualcomm (QCOM) and NVIDIA (NVDA) but designs its own CPU chip based on ARM architecture. The architecture is …

Why I'm in Favor of Losing the Kids Table for the Holidays

It happens all the time during the holidays: you don't have enough seats at the dining room table, so you take out the card table and put all the …

The Science of Peyton Manning

In the book Newton's Football: The Science Behind America's Game, released this week, journalist Allen St. John and scientist Ainissa Ramirez tackle the question of what makes a great quarterback. Here's what science has to say about it.<p><b>Every week during the football season</b>, Peyton Manning is a …

5 Visions For What Families Will Look Like In 2030

Nomadic young professionals, active older couples, and even groups of single parents living together in microcommunities. What kind of family will you have in 20 years?<p>Over the past few generations, Western ideas about family have shifted dramatically. People wait longer to have kids and many …

How to Get Started: 10 Pro Tips for Rock-Climbing Beginners

Veteran outdoor guide, rock climber, and author Stewart Green offers his best advice for getting vertical.<p><b>Stewart Green fell in love with rock climbing</b> when he was 12 years old exploring the granite slabs of North Cheyenne Canyon in Colorado Springs, Colo. Nearly 50 years later, he is an authority …

What to expect on a trek to Everest Base Camp, Nepal

Nepal’s Khumbu region, located just south of Mt. Everest in Nepal, is one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations. The ‘best’ time to …

Mountaineering

Experience Everest With This Ethereal Time Lapse

Mount Everest is one of the world's most legendary locations, yet so few get to experience its majesty in person. Thanks to one climber and …

The 16 Best BBQ Spots In 13 Cities Around The US

From New York to Chicago to L.A., Zagat scoured the States for the shining stars of barbecue around America.<p>Here are 16 barbecue spots in 13 cities around the country you need to try this summer.

Top Surfers Name the World’s Most Dangerous Waves, Plus Surf Spots for the Rest of Us

<b>See surfing photos submitted to us by adventurers like you >></b><p>For all of human history, waves have been a byword for “danger.” They drown swimmers, sink ships, and swamp entire towns with an inexorability and indifference that mocks the frailty of man in the intermittent roar and murmur of moving …

Spectacular Lightning Show Over the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon inspires many people to photograph its grandiose scale and scenic landscape, but Sedona-based photographer Rolf Maeder has managed to capture a sight less seen–the Grand Canyon being hit by a spectacular thunderstorm. Being drawn to nature, Maeder originally moved to Sedona 13 …

Grand Canyon

GoPro: Backflip Over 72ft Canyon - Kelly McGarry Red Bull Rampage 2013

America's Most Popular Boys' Names Since 1960, in 1 Spectacular GIF

An infographic depiction of the epic battle between "Michael" and "Jacob"<p>Call it Jacob's ladder.<p>When it comes to the most popular names for baby boys in the United States, "Michael" long held sway. For most of the 1960s, and then on throughout the '70s and '80s (and almost all of the '90s!), the …

Filament Eruption Creates 'Canyon of Fire' on the Sun [hd video]

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Cars In America: Is The Love Story Over?

Almost as soon as they started rolling off the assembly lines, automobiles became synonymous with freedom. And in the post-World War II boom our relationship with cars intensified.<p>It was about horsepower, status, being American, and for young people: rebellion. For generations cars inspired …

Rory McIlroy's Struggles Rooted Deeper Than Dating Caroline Wozniacki

Link to Media<p>In a recent interview with My Sporting Life, golf legend Gary Player claimed that Rory McIlroy needs to "find the right wife" to return to his world-class form.<p>McIlroy, of course, is currently dating star tennis player Caroline Wozniacki, and his comments about Rory's personal life …

Golf

1964 Shelby Cobra 289 

1964 Shelby Cobra 289

Profits At High, Wages At Low

Five years after the start of the financial crisis, the U.S. economy is still struggling.<p>Unemployment is above 7%.<p>Growth is weak.<p>Most consumers are strapped.<p>Meanwhile, the stock market is hitting record highs, and corporations are printing money.<p>If you're wondering what's going on here--why these …

It took less than two months for Dunkin Donuts to mass-produce the cronut

In case you needed more proof of the quickening pace of globalization, look no further than the “cronut.” Within two months, the hybrid pastry created in New York City as a cross between a croissant and a donut has spread around the world.<p>Bakers and pastry shops are offering imitations and …

Coffee

What the Night Sky Would Look Like If the Other Planets Were as Close as the Moon

It's not always easy to imagine just how big the other planets are. Here, a space artist's thought experiment turns into a lesson in Earth's relative size.<p>Space artist Ron Miller has created a series of images that illustrate the sizes of the other planets in our solar system in a way that makes …

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