It's the little things that count—and that drive us to distraction.
The celebrated choreographer talks to Daphnée Denis about her belief in “immediate movement”—and why touring with Madonna almost broke her.
Whether trapped in a bad situation or just terrible traffic, watching birds in flight has always helped naturalist Jason Ward unwind.
Not many architects skate for their country, and not many skateboarders design the parks they skate in.
Where the city meets the sea.
The trickery of online queues.
How to take a load off.
An interview with a choreologist.
What do you get when you cross a free spirit with a stand-up comedian? At home in Los Angeles, Jenny Slate delivers the punch line.
A dive into the evolution of outdoor swimming.
A masterpiece—and mystery—in the south of France.
Debika Ray meets the white-collar workers giving up vacations to participate in races that prioritize mental stamina—and money—over physical fitness.
The German conceptual artist Rebecca Horn has spent a half-century using fans, feathers and curious masks to extend the human body.
An ode to summer’s great springboard.
Conductor Roderick Cox views his baton as an extension of his own body.
There’s no such thing as being “right-brained.”
Rewind to the celebrity workout video craze.
What makes something annoying?
How to move without mortification.
Worst friends ever.
On the uses of useless knowledge.
The poet and novelist avoiding definitive endings.
On the unsung benefits of staying still.
A fluff-free history of the pillow.
What can the Alexander Technique teach us?
The juvenile joys of the dimple.
The Depression-era craze with deadly consequences.
How to make no news good news.