How Energizer Turned Recycling into Power

Energizer®EcoAdvancedTM batteries are another world’s first from the brand that delivers a high performance battery made with recycled batteries – four percent in AA today by weight. By 2025, the vision for Energizer® EcoAdvancedTM brand is to increase the amount of recycled battery material ten-fold to 40 percent. » 7/21/15 11:55am 7/21/15 11:55am

How to Have the "I Want A Motorcycle" Conversation With Your Loved Ones

It’s decided. You’re getting your first bike. Now all you have to do is share that little tidbit with those closest to you. If you’re from a family of riders who’ll hoist you into the air and cheer, you can stop reading now, you lucky punk. For the rest of us, conveying your motorcycle needs can be a difficult… » 7/16/15 11:55am 7/16/15 11:55am

Watch Racer Bryce Menzies Pre-Run His Way Through Baja

Baja California: where the landscape is unmatched in its beauty and its difficult-to-navigate terrain. Bryce Menzies fell in love with the area when he went there on a dirt bike trip with his father when he was 13. He loved it so much that he returned every year thereafter until he started off-road racing… » 7/15/15 11:55am 7/15/15 11:55am

What to Do When You're Not Working For the Weekend

Everybody’s working for the weekend – especially you, fine footsoldier of the global workforce. You’re counting down the minutes until you can stop toiling away on the project that’ll define your next career move and venture forth into all the greatness your next 48 hours have to offer. » 7/10/15 11:55am 7/10/15 11:55am

Why Your Heart Is the Best Career Counselor 

Everyone knows there’s no business like show business. It’s also a notoriously difficult industry to break into. But there might be a way into the biz that doesn’t involve spending years in the mailroom or organizing your boss’ fridge. There’s just one requirement: genuine passion. » 7/08/15 11:55am 7/08/15 11:55am

Three National Parks to Visit This Summer Because, Bears

Untamed America is glorious. From the mountains, to the prairies, to the oceans white with foam, the natural splendor of this country is undeniable. You know what else? Bears. Grizzlies, black bears, brown bears, even a polar bear or two call this vast expanse of forest, coast, and plains their home, and as you take… » 7/08/15 11:55am 7/08/15 11:55am

Can Winning a $150 Gift Card Make You Feel Less Sad About Everything?

The Fourth of July is nearly upon us, which means that the good part of summer is almost over. Soon, the sparklers will be extinguished, the grass will be brown, and the back to school displays will be going up at the drug store. From there, it’s a short, horrible march to February. Then it will be July again, and… » 6/29/15 12:00pm 6/29/15 12:00pm

Who Said It: Trailblazing Elder Or Modern Maverick?

Quick: Which famous revolutionary gifted the world this piece of enlightenment: “I’m thinking of buying a monkey. Then I think, ‘Why stop at one?’ I don’t like to be limited in that way. Therefore I’m considering a platoon of monkeys.”? John Macenroe? Or wait — that sounds a lot like Benjamin Franklin. Maybe Robert… » 6/29/15 11:55am 6/29/15 11:55am

Use This $150 Prize to Take Care of Your Tired, Aching Body 

Are you currently hunched over your computer with your shoulders scrunched up around your ears and your spine in an unnatural contortion? I’m no doctor, but that might have something to do with the nagging pain in your shoulders, back, and, well basically everywhere. You don’t have to feel like you have the body of… » 6/29/15 11:55am 6/29/15 11:55am

How This Microbudget Director Puts His Obsessions On-screen

After Jordan Galland submitted his first script to studios, he received the following response: “This person should not write anything. Ever. He’s not a writer.” Galland didn’t let the criticism faze him — after all, he was only fifteen. Twenty years later, he’s written, directed, and produced three feature films all… » 6/26/15 12:00pm 6/26/15 12:00pm

Win Summer With A $150 Visa Gift Card

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: summer. The Polar Vortex is just a snowy memory, and complaining about the cold has been replaced by the related beast: complaining about the heat. That means that you’re probably in need of some supplies - sunblock, hats, and some nice headphones to drown out the grumps. » 6/25/15 11:59pm 6/25/15 11:59pm

You're Only Young Once, So Make It Count

Your twenties are a magical decade. You’re old enough to feel independent, but young enough to still get away with doing what you want — like start your night at 1 AM or live in a yurt for a year. It’s the perfect time to act first and think later. Mortgages and tax dependents tend to get in the way of skydiving and… » 6/25/15 11:55am 6/25/15 11:55am

How a Strange Request Led One Political Junkie to His Dream Job

“Interest in politics” certainly wasn’t a requirement listed in the Vimeo Senior Analyst job posting. So how did Damon Mok — a wonk with a creative bent who hadn’t studied math since high school — find himself loving this data-driven position at one of the most popular video sharing sites on the internet? By becoming… » 6/25/15 11:55am 6/25/15 11:55am

Why Your Brain and Body Want You to Get Fit

If you finally listened to everyone from your doctor to your therapist to your accountant, and have officially become “someone who exercises,” you can probably attest to the physical and mental benefits that come with regular workouts. But before you start spreading the good news to anyone within earshot, you might… » 6/23/15 11:55am 6/23/15 11:55am