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Dutch Teams Dominate the 2017 World Solar Challenge

Dutch Teams Dominate the 2017 World Solar Challenge

Oct 14, 2017

The Dutch team Nuon won the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge which was concluded on the 12th of October. The team beat at least 40 other competitors to clinch their third win in a row, after winning the same competition in both 2013 and 2015. The team took an early lead while still in Darwin, and they stayed in first place for the entirety of the race. This...

The 4 Health and Fitness Newsletters and Blogs You Should Subscribe To

The 4 Health and Fitness Newsletters and Blogs You Should Subscribe To

Oct 12, 2017

In the age of fake news, it’s hard to cut through the click-bait clutter and find health and fitness advice from people qualified to give it. There’s a difference between would-be authorities – you know, the people who look good in gym mirror selfies and dispense product-placement focused tips to their big Instagram followings – and professionals with years of...

Exercising in the heat may not be worth it

Exercising in the heat may not be worth it

Sep 25, 2017

Are you slogging through your workouts in these dog days of summer in the hopes that all of this hot-weather exercise will earn you extra fitness points come fall? You may be in for a sad surprise. A new study found that exercising in the heat may not be giving you the benefits you think it is. In fact, you may be better off moving your workouts indoors until...

5 Exercises to Build Muscle with Free Weights

5 Exercises to Build Muscle with Free Weights

Sep 21, 2017

There are very many free weight exercises that you can perform to build various muscles in the body. However, these are the essential ones if you want to build muscles fast. The Bench Press This exercise builds the pectoral muscles, other minor chest muscles, shoulder muscles, and most of the arm muscles. It is mostly done with barbell weights, although it's...

7 Exercises to Build Muscle Without Weights

7 Exercises to Build Muscle Without Weights

Jan 21, 2017

You don't necessarily need access to workout equipment in order to build your muscles. These 7 exercises only use your body’s weight as a source of resistance. If you do enough sets and repetitions of these exercises, you can build all the muscle groups in your body without ever having to use weights. Push-ups The push-up is the ultimate bodyweight exercise...