People use all kinds of incentives to lose weight, but citizens of Dubai might just have the best one yet.
The city's "Your Child in Gold" program gives participants one gram of gold for every... Read More
We have a winner. Vincenzo Nibali might have placed sixth on our list, but the Italian cyclist came in first at the 2014 Tour de France on Sunday.
On the podium, the Sicilian held back tears and... Read More
Four-time Olympic cycling champion Bradley Wiggins is calling it quits with his tumultuous relationship with road racing's Grand Tours. The Sir-titled cyclist won the Tour de France in 2012, but... Read More
Living in the age of #fitness junkies, activity trackers, and sports bra selfies was bound to lead to this: a new fitness app called PumpUp.
PumpUp allows users to not only post their workouts and... Read More
Haris Suleman had a goal: to become the youngest person to fly around the world in a single-engine plane in 30 days. Suleman and his father, Babar, were undertaking the trip in an attempt to raise... Read More
In an age when some foods are considered more "super" than others, ginger and algae are the latest to be granted health-food superpowers.
Ginger has been heralded as an anti-inflammatory for more... Read More
We usually don't encourage multitasking while running, but a treadmill that lets you wash clothes while you work out might change that.
Si Hyeing Ryu, a student designer in South Korea, created... Read More
When you are a Tour de France Team Sky cyclist, you ride in style thanks to sponsors such as Rapha and Oakley. Your custom-made Pinarello Dogma F8 bike also gets the VIP treatment, in the form of... Read More
Finishing the 135-mile Badwater ultramarathon course is a grueling and impressive athletic feat. Finishing the "world's toughest footrace" course, and then turning around and finishing it again,... Read More
A U.S. couple is suing Whenever Communications LLC after the satellite phone company cut off their service while they were at sea. Charlotte and Eric Kaufman's infant daughter became ill during the... Read More
Gregg Hein, 33, was on a solo hike in the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks when a loose boulder caused him to lose his footing and fall 150 feet. The 33-year-old broke his right leg in three... Read More
The Tour Hotties just aren't doing so hot.
Chris Froome and Alberto Contador abandoned the Tour de France earlier this month, and now another star rider has called it quits. This time, it's... Read More
A massive crater has appeared on Russia's remote Yamal Peninsula, and scientists have no idea where it came from.
According to the Telegraph, helicopter pilots discovered the crater while flying... Read More