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50 Reps for Size

Finishers aren't just for fat loss. They're for building muscle too. Try these five ultra-high rep moves for hypertrophy.

Tip: What a Bug Can Teach You About Diet

There's an insect that tries to copulate with beer bottles. Really. And he has much to teach you about diet. Check this out.

Tip: 4 Lat-Building Exercises You've Never Tried

You've probably never even SEEN these before. Give 'em a shot!

Tip: 3 Exercises That Beat Boring Planks

Pretending to be a 2-by-4 is not an effective exercise. Do these 3 core movements instead and help make planks obsolete.

The Best Damn Diet For Natural Lifters

Natural lifters shouldn't train like drug users, and they shouldn't diet like them either. Here's your dietary playbook, natties!

Tip: 3 Ideas to Help You Understand Technique

Read this and you'll know more about the causes of poor form and how to fix it than any form Nazi in your gym.

5 Push-Ups for High Performance

Regular push-ups getting too easy? Try these variations to boost strength and power, nail your core, and improve shoulder health.

Tip: Sleeping With a Steroid User

Would a female fail a drug test after canoodling with an anabolics-using bodybuilder? Here's the scientific answer!

Tip: Soreness – Good or Bad?

It's a trickier subject than you think. Here's what you really need to know.

The Missing Half of Your Deadlift

Everybody focuses on pulling the bar off the floor, but the most important factor is how you lower it. Here's why.

Tip: Can Anyone Build 19-Inch Arms?

Is there a secret to building big arms? Well, kinda. Here's what you need to know.

The Best Damn High Volume Workout Plan for Natties

Not on steroids? Grow anyway with this smart training approach.

Tip: 3 Ways to Get Growing Again

Gains stalled even though you're training hard? Try one (or all) of these proven progress re-starters.

Tip: Soylent Is Way Stupid

The favorite meal replacement of the techies and hipsters may be a meal, but it sure as hell isn't a nutritious one.

Tip: Do This Before a Squat PR Attempt

These three quick primer exercises will prepare your body for a record-breaking squat.

Tip: A New Variation on Seated Rows

Make this simple adjustment to really target the lats instead of the upper back. You'll get an unearthly pump!

Question of Strength 56

Unstick your bench press, see how trap bar deadlifts compare to conventional deads, and get the facts on fat burners. It's all here.

Tip: Should Kids Specialize In Sports?

Some parents believe in early specialization. Are they right? Info here.

3 Lessons From Bodybuilding Legend Bill Pearl

Bill Pearl is widely acknowledged as the first thinking man's bodybuilder. Here are three things you can learn from him about building muscle.

Tip: You're Still an Ego Lifter

Newbies do it, and it can even sneak into an experienced lifter's workouts. Here's what to watch out for.

Stuff We Like - Snacks 1

We tested dozens of physique friendly on-the-go snacks. Here are our favorites and where to get them.

Where Food Fails Us

You probably have micronutrient deficiencies that mess with your T levels, your sleep, your mood, and more. Here's how to fix them.

Tip: Why Evening Training is the Worst

If you can, try to work out earlier in the day. Here's why.

The Yearly Test: 5 Ways to Access Real Progress

Are you stronger than you were last year? Leaner? Healthier? Assess yourself in all areas of fitness. Here's what to do.