Learn yoga with pirates, zombies, and space men

If you've ever wanted to learn yoga positions, but keep crossing your eyes at the photos of ordinary humans demonstrating the positions, give Rob Osborne's yoga charts a shot. You can learn your sun salutations with the help of aliens, pirates, and the undead. » 4/21/12 5:00pm 4/21/12 5:00pm

Was this insane kung fu battle the inspiration for Dhalsim from Street…

In the 1976 Chinese kung fu flick Master of the Flying Guillotine (which incidentally had a krautrock soundtrack), the protagonist — the One-Armed Boxer — squares off against Yoga Tro La Seng, a yoga master with the power to stretch out his limbs ridiculously. Yoga Tro La Seng also throws a bird at our hero, but… » 12/05/11 8:50am 12/05/11 8:50am

Pinpointing the telepathy center in the brain

Some believe in the power of telepathy. Some believe in the power of fMRI. And putting the two together led a team of experimenters to perform "probably the first fMRI study to analyse the neuroanatomical correlates of telepathy." » 12/11/10 11:30am 12/11/10 11:30am

Ready your downward facing Wookie pose, with this simple Star Wars yoga…

Need to limber up, but short a yoga training partner? Don't worry — Star Wars Yoga's got you covered. Warm up with the TIE Fighter pose, then try the collapsed AT-AT. You'll feel like a new Jedi. » 8/23/10 9:30am 8/23/10 9:30am