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There’s No Accurate Way to Measure the Calories We Burn While Exercising

There are plenty of mysteries left in this world: What the heck happened to D.B Cooper; why Us — and especially Lupita Nyong’o — wasn’t…

Why Does Every Guy Wear Gray at the Gym? An Investigation

Michael Camilleri, 24, entered the weight room at PureGym in London and did a double-take. Every guy was wearing the exact same thing: a gray…

Ranking Exercises by How Useful — Or Dangerous — They Are

The gym is a profoundly dangerous place. Compact bison boys are teetering around clanging concrete together, some lady is dancing on a treadmill, and all…

The Inside Story of ‘8-Minute Abs’

Twenty-five years ago, Jaime Brenkus was a young fitness instructor looking to make a name for himself. He’d just been hired by United American Video…