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3 New Board Games to Check Out Right Now

While the classics will always have a spot in our game cabinet, we've recently a few new games that have shaken things up.
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Post-Workout Eyeball Recovery is a Thing and Under Armour is Leading the Way

New tech uses a proprietary and restorative color profile that eliminates harmful violet light and allows helpful blue light to regulate natural circadian rhythms and eye relaxation.
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Why ‘Castle Rock’ is the Best Horror Show (Even if You’re Not a Hardcore Stephen King Fan)

If you love Stranger Things, Twin Peaks, and The X-Files...
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Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The Rye Whiskey Episode

Don't know what makes a rye whiskey? Never heard of "Maryland-style" rye before? After listening to this episode, you'll know all of that and more.
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First Tattoo Tips: What to Know Before You Get Ink

In other words, how to avoid needing laser removal for the Tweety Bird on your @$$.
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What is CBD? An Introduction to the Benefits of Cannabidiol.

Well, it's not pot, weed, Mary Jane, grass, or whatever the kids call it these days.
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What it Takes to Train for a Marathon in the Swiss Alps

OK, to be honest, it's true marathon. The 40-kilometer distance works out to a bit more than 25 miles. But most marathons don't take place on mountain trails.
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3,350 NASA Space Blankets Will Form this 2018 Burning Man Installation (We Hope)

We’re ready to test our nap game under the most epic blanket of all time. Nap level: expert.
Living

Naked Labs’ 3D Body-Scanning Smart Mirror Tracks Fitness Progress in Real Time

Mirror mirror on the wall, what are my gains this week?
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Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The IndyCar Racing Episode

Zach Veach and Dalton Kellet, two professional open-wheel race car drivers, join us on this week's episode of The Manual podcast. We may have also challenged them to a bout of Mario Kart.
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This Brand Makes Some of the Most Expensive Cigars in the World (and They’re Not Cuban)

"While you may still find a great regard for Cubans, it is not unlikely to find those that invest in cigars completely convert to only Gurkha's once they have experienced our cigars."
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Everything You Need to Know About ‘Mars-Gazing’ This Weekend

This weekend's "close encounter" will bring the red planet within 36,000,000 miles of Earth.
Outdoors

Vicariously Enjoy the Adventures of Others With 3 Epic Tales of Wilderness Exploits

What is the outdoor enthusiast to do when life's many duties prevent him from adventuring? Read about it, of course!
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5 Most Common Running Injuries: Tips on Treatment and Prevention

The human machine is a complex system of bones, tendons, ligaments, and muscles, but even with the best preparation and training, this machine is subject to break down.
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10 Best Books by Ernest Hemingway, Ranked

"There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed."
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Beards, Booze, and Bacon: The Weird Amazon Episode

On this week's episode of The Manual podcast, we talk about all things Amazon. And it gets weird.
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The Best Amazon Prime Day Deals on Watches, Tools, Outdoor Gear, and Other Cool Stuff

Amazon Prime Day is finally here and we're rounding up the best sales and discounts we can find.
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Photography Tips for Beginners: Shoot Like a Pro By Thinking Like a Pro

Because skill will always trump camera gear — even the best gear.