A study recently put together by a group of environmental scientists at the University of Minnesota finds that people of color living in American cities are exposed to a lot more air pollution than urban whites.The research, which overlays census and air-quality data, finds that the correlation betw ... More >>
For those who seek a new, intoxicating environment in which to practice yoga, 612 Brewery is hosting a yoga session and beer sampling on November 9 and November 23. Before the brewery opens to the public, professional yoga instructors will lead a one-hour class in the brewery, among the fermentatio ... More >>
According to the American Fitness Index, the Twin Cities is the healthiest metro area in all of America for the third year running (pun intended).SEE ALSO: Outrage: Minneapolis left off most bikeable cities list despite having second-best Bike Score The ranking, which was put together by health and ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Chris Kluwe lends voice to pro-gay rights Minnesotans for Equality radio ads-- Chris Kluwe blasts Saints for Bountygate scandal [Q&A]We know he loves World of Warcraft, but who could've guessed Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is such a Crossfit proponent?Last Thursday, Gawker's Hamilton N ... More >>
Yogis battle over fate of a tradition
Drinking has gotten more adventurous lately, or so this Week in Food has led us to believe. Whether you're doing yoga in a vineyard (and topping it with a glass of wine) or doing blind tastings of 28 specially chosen beers, it's almost like Outward Bound for folks who like to tipple.
Photo by Nikki MillerFoxy Falafel's bike-powered smoothies at the Uptown MarketIf you've been to the Kingfield, Uptown, and Northeast farmers markets this summer, you've probably seen Foxy Falafel owner Erica Strait peddling (and pedaling) her bike-powered smoothies and amazing falafel, along wit ... More >>
A back alley on the highway to health
Guess the old days of cigar-chomping and donut-eating are over.
And the gyms of January
Still looking for a New Year's diet regimen? How about going prehistoric?
Get your Monday off to a good start with exercise tips from the father of modern fitness himself, Andrew W. K.
Now people across the Twin Cities, and the entire globe, are gathering just to laugh together. Sound a little strange? It might make you healthier.
If you're in the Woodbury area, be on the lookout for a 75-year-old woman in yellow, floral-patterned pajamas, glasses, and New Balance running shoes.
CITY PAGES BLOGS Steve Monaco has your Monday Movie Quiz at Couch Pundit. THESE DAYS Peter Jennings, the Canadian-born ABC News broadcaster who delivered the news to Americans each night in five separate decades, died Sunday at age 67. The largest sports betting site on the Internet expanded Fri ... More >>
The only thing that could stop weightlifter Stacie Blaskowski from winning a third national title is Stacie Blaskowski
Madonna's stardom elevates The Next Best Thing, while What Planet Are You From? remains earthbound