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10 Great Reasons To Get Outside More Often

Humans are drawn to nature. We feel better when we spend time in forests, gardens, or parks. Edward O. Wilson termed this desire to connect with...

Dr. Cyndi Gilbert, ND
July 19 2015

Yes, You Can Take Great Nature Photos. Here's How

There's nothing quite as invigorating, physically and psychologically, as time spent amidst beautiful landscapes — especially when they're free of...

Kerry Leibowitz
July 12 2015

It's World Population Day! 15 Gorgeous Places Humans Haven't Ruined

Today marks World Population Day — an event first recognized when the planet hit the 5 billion mark in 1989. Sixteen years later, our population is...

Emma Loewe
July 11 2015

Why Wait? 11 Things To Do Before Summer's Over

Ninety-degree weather is proclaiming the arrival of summer loudly and clearly. For me, that means it’s time to make a seasonal to-do list. Not because...

Want to Be Happier? Get Outside (Infographic)

Despite the fact that most Americans spend the majority of our time indoors (and maybe because we do), we never miss a chance to duck out for coffee...

Allison Daniels
June 26 2015

10 Ways To Get Happier (That You Probably Haven't Tried)

It can be hard to feel happy with all the unexpected twists and turns our hectic days can take. Still, we know there’s much to be grateful for — if...

June 17 2015

Happy Birthday, Ralph Waldo Emerson! 20 Of His Greatest Quotes To Inspire You

Essayist, lecturer and poet Ralph Waldo Emerson would have been 212 years old today. His ideas about nature, freedom and individualism not only...

May 25 2015

Tandem Surfing: Another Reason To Hit The Beach This Summer

The sensations I've experienced as a tandem surfer are among the most exhilarating and exciting of all the activities I’ve ever tried. An adrenaline...

Ahlia Hoffman
May 19 2015

A 10-Move Workout You Can Do In 10 Minutes (Video)

Here’s a great, effective and quick full-body routine you can do anywhere! No equipment or gym required, just a mat for comfort. Make sure to check...

Laura McDonald
May 17 2015

10 Instagrams That Make Us Want To Get Outside Right Now

For a while, it seemed like spring was only teasing us, showing its colors for just a moment, only to retreat for another week. But we think it's safe...

Emi Boscamp
May 7 2015

6 Reasons Hiking Is Good For Your Body, Mind & Soul

I have a friend — let's call her Lily — whose childhood was peppered with pre-dawn country walks. Roused by her parents at 4AM, she'd pull on her...

Nicole Sergi
February 5 2015