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CBeebies Storytime Helps Teach Kids to Read

The BBC is today introducing its latest mobile app in the UK, as it looks to help encourage kids to read from a young age.<p>Available for iOS and Android, CBeebies Storytime features many of the familiar CBeebies characters across six books, including Old Jack’s Boat, Show Me Show Me, Something …

Hearst Magazines

How to Find Your Passion

Your passion is the reason you wake up in the morning, and just the thought of it can keep you up late with excitement. Passion can also be a quieter …

30 Ways Evernote Can Improve Your Life | One App to Rule Them All | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: This article is NOT a sponsored post. We received absolutely nothing from Evernote in exchange for this post and have never communicated with</i> …

Winter Numbness, Salted Roads, and Burnout

All your ride quandaries, solved<p><b>When is it okay to latch onto a group in the middle of a ride, and what's the best way?</b> <br>Joining a group ride is a lot like seeing people you know in a restaurant—it’s usually easier to sit down with a party of 20 than with two friends at their own table. If it’s a …

11 Ways To Get the Most Out of Your Group Ride

It’s tough to achieve harmony on a group ride when speed demons pedal alongside up-and-comers—but you can learn to reap the benefits of chasing the faster riders or leading the slower ones. Here, writer Dimity McDowell talks to experts, coaches and everyday riders to help you make the most out of a …

Winterize Your Ride

Keep your bike rolling smoothly through snow and slush with these three no-fuss products.<p><b>1. Fenders</b> <br>Bike fenders keep road salt, slush, and melt water off your pants and away from your ride’s vital parts. But installing some models requires zip-ties, duct tape, and an engineering degree. Instead, …

Cyclist's Guide to Finding the Perfect Chain Lube

A few drops of chain lube will keep your cranks spinning smoothly, as long you choose the right type<p><b>Consider the Weather</b> <br>If you ride on wet roads or muddy trails, you should opt for a wet chain lube, which has a thicker consistency so it won't wash away in a downpour. For more arid conditions, try …

5 Naturally Warm Socks

Comfortable wool socks to insulate you from the cold.<i>—Andrew J. Bernstein</i>

101 Cycling Tips to Completely Transform Your Bike Life

Ride better, get stronger, be happier, go faster, look nicer, stay safer, get fitter, smile wider, and lots more<p>Want to be a better cyclist? Just ride. Every time you turn the pedals, you naturally improve a little. Of course, one well-placed tip, trick, or nugget of wisdom can help you achieve …

The 5 Necessities for a Winter Overhaul

Protect your ride from winter's bike-destroying menaces with these weapons. By Joe Lindsey

Best Rain Gear for Cyclists

Eight products that let you soak in the fun without getting drenched