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7:00 PM EDT May 31, 2012

Football Study Finds 93% of Fans Would Support Openly Gay Players

Study in the British Journal of Sociology shows fans blame conservative boardrooms and agents for lack of openness

May 09, 2012

For Dummies® Expands with “In a Day” Series to Provide Unique and Quick Information

Dummies “In a Day” e-books include unique elements specifically created for this series, such as directions to online practice tutorials and quick 5-minute exercises designed to help readers get a better grasp of the topic.

April 06, 2012

Asymmetric Sailing

Feel the need for speed with Asymmetric Sailing.

Asymmetric designs have revolutionized the sport of sailing but require a special set of skills. Now you can learn the secrets of getting the most from your boat - whether you sail an entry level dinghy, high performance skiff, sportsboat or catamaran.

April 04, 2012

How Usain Bolt Can Run Faster – Effortlessly

Usain Bolt can achieve faster running times with no extra effort on his part or improvement to his fitness, according to a study published today in Significance, the magazine of the Royal Statistical Society and the American Statistical Association. Cambridge Professor of Mathematical Sciences John D. Barrow illustrates how, based on concrete mathematical evidence, Bolt can cut his world record from 9.58 seconds to 9.45.

March 21, 2012

Sail Away - How to Escape the Rat Race and Live the Dream

There’s never been a better time to buy a boat and sail away. Western economies are on the brink of collapse and a decent return on investments is hard to find – so why not cast off on the adventure of a lifetime?

February 17, 2012

Yachting Monthly's Expert Sailing Skills - No Nonsense Advice That Really Works

There are plenty of sailing and seamanship skills than don’t feature on the syllabus of even the most advanced official sailing course – and a wealth of such wisdom can be found in the pages of Expert Sailing Skills.

February 10, 2012

Choice Not Chance: Rules for Building a Fierce Competitor.

Duke Blue Devils coach, Joanne P. McCallie, shares her universal, no-nonsense philosophies and her personal journey as a coach, mother and wife in her new book, Choice Not Chance: Rules for Building a Fierce Competitor.

February 09, 2012

Learn to Sail

Discover the simplest way to start sailing!

November 09, 2011

Mixed martial arts under scrutiny following brain injury

Doctors treating a man with severe vertigo two days after a grappling injury while training in mixed martial arts have called for stricter regulations if the sports are allowed to continue.

October 11, 2011

The Business of Being the Best: Inside the World of Go-Getters and Game Changers

Author Molly Fletcher (dubbed by CNN "The Female Jerry McGuire") discusses her book "The Business of Being the Best: Inside the World of Go-Getters and Game Changers."

October 06, 2011

Get into the Game: For Dummies® Gives Moms Tips They Need to Become Sideline Superstars

What is a mom to do when she doesn’t know the ins and outs of the sports that her children play and finds herself not able to give pointers and advice that a good practice buddy should?

September 15, 2011

New Hockey Titles from Wiley

New hockey titles just in time for the start of the new season.

September 06, 2011

MINDHACKER: 60 Tips, Tricks, and Games to Take Your Mind to the Next Level

For those looking to improve their mental skills, authors Ron and Marty Hale-Evans deliver a witty, compelling, and action-oriented cache of personal productivity tips and techniques in Mindhacker: 60 Tips, Tricks, and Games to Take Your Mind to the Next Level

August 16, 2011

Get a Grip on the Latest Craze with UKULELE FOR DUMMIES®

A practical guide to the basics—from chords and strumming patterns to guidance on finger-picking.

June 02, 2011

Tackle America’s Favorite Sport with Howie Long’s Football For Dummies®, 4th Edition

To reflect the latest developments in the sport, this fourth edition includes coverage of pro football's realignment, officiating and instant replay, college football's Bowl Championship Series, and new coaches and stars.

 

May 06, 2011

US 'Miracle on Ice" Goalie, Jim Craig writes business book with Don Yaeger

The first "Miracle on Ice" business book, explaining how the team building and management principles that led to their success can be applied in any business from US Goalie, Jim Craig.

April 21, 2011

Understanding a Nautical Chart

Can you trust your charts? Do you know what each symbol represents and where to look to find essential information to keep you off the rocks and out of harm?

April 01, 2011

Philosophy on Tap: Pint-Sized Puzzles for the Pub Philosopher

“Drink in moderation. Think in excess.”

March 31, 2011

Game On: Engergize Your Business with Social Media Games

Author Jon Radoff describes the social element to online games.

March 29, 2011

Sailing, Yachts and Yarns

Tom Cunliffe, star of BBC TV’s The Boats That Built Britain, is also Britain’s leading sailing writer. In his new hardback book, he shares a collection of his most entertaining, outspoken and instructive writing.

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