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  NEXT ISSUE PICKS 
My First Year As a Woman
The 100 Most Influential People in the World
The Four-Hour Reality Check
Leading Off: Boston – In Photos and Words
COSMOPOLITAN | May TIME | April 29 INC  | May SPORTS ILLUSTRATED | April 22
Last year, punk rocker Tom Gabel astonished his fans and the music industry alike by announcing he was becoming a woman. Here, an exclusive account of a remarkable journey. For the 10th year, Time honors a breadth of globally influential luminaries. This year’s picks range from Malala Yousafzai to Jay Z. See all seven special edition covers. Tim Ferriss, productivity guru and author of the best-selling book The 4-Hour Workweek, takes a month off in Bali. It might be the most demanding vacation ever. This week, SI’s “Leading Off” photo section is dedicated to images from the Boston marathon. Digital extra from the SI vault: 1996 Atlanta Olympics bombing.

ONLY DAREDEVILS NEED APPLY: EXTREME LIFE CHOICES
This Man Is Walking Around The World. No, Really. 
Risky Business  
The Man Who Pierced The Sky 
Robbing Banks For The CIA
 MEN’S JOURNAL  | May MARIE CLAIRE  | May VANITY FAIR  | May BLOOMBERG BUSINESSWEEK  | April 22
Karl Bushby started walking north from Punta Arenas, Chile. 15 years and almost 17,000 miles later, he has covered half the planet. Follow along on his incredible journey. Imagine leaping from 10 stories, hand-feeding sharks, or dismantling bombs. For these professional badasses, danger is just part of the job description. The world watched in awe last October as Felix Baumgartner plummeted from a pressurized capsule at nearly 128,000 feet. But few knew what he’d conquered to reach that point. A man claims he was hired by the government to rob banks. Could this part-time laborer for Target be telling the truth?

FASHION & BEAUTY TIPS   
Secrets of Real Women With Gorgeous Hair  
Look Better Naked Issue
  
2013 Best Beauty Buys
The GQ 100  
MORE  | May  ALLURE  | May INSTYLE  | May  GQ   | April 
Lustrous locks are not just a matter of good DNA. Six readers share some simple hair-care habits that can score anyone an enviable mane. All you need to do? Read and repeat. It’s the ‘Naked Issue’ (gasp!). Discover truly sexy nude makeup, this summer’s see-through looks, and all the best ways to treat your body and look amazing – with or without clothes. For the 18th annual guide, InStyle cornered top dermatologists and hair and makeup pros to vote on the products they swear by–and tell us exactly why. Style is just as important for men.  Check out GQ’s definitive list of the best clothes, shops, and trends. Plus, savvy advice on how to pull it all together.

Make Every Day Earth Day 
How to Create an Eco-Friendly Home
The New Look of Green 
Brainstorm Green 
Building Character   
PARENTS | May  BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS | May FORTUNE | April 29 COUNTRY LIVING | May
Maybe you don’t drive an eco-friendly car, you can still make a environmental change that matters. Check out the very best products and ideas for going green. This mordern farmhouse by designer Jill Sharp Brinson is a stunning example of how to reduce, reuse, and recycle stylishly, both in ways you can see and in ways you can’t.      These stories explore some of the cutting-edge ideas driving green technology. You’ll see that, today, business and environmentalism are vitally intertwined. Way to recycle! Heather Salazar reimagined so-called junk to give her family’s newly constructed home a stately, timeworn vibe.

NEW RELEASES 
Midwest Living 
Men’s Fitness  
 Harper’s BAZAAR
Sunset 
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