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These Beautiful Photos Portray Wildlife Like You've Never Seen It Before

Consider these incredible shots from photographer Will Burrard-Lucas your backstage pass to the animal kingdom.

February 16 2016

8 No-Fuss Houseplants To Add Some Zen To Your Space

Can I let you in on a little secret? Having a “green thumb” is a myth.

Erin Marino
February 16 2016

The Disturbing Way Climate Change Is Affecting Wildlife (And What It Means For You)

This infographic from InsideClimate news shows how global warming is negatively affecting the world's species.

InsideClimate News
February 12 2016

Why 2016 Could Be A Big Year For Elephants (A Conservationist Explains)

With innovations in technology, robust research, and collaborations of many kinds, we can work together to further elephant conservation and secure a...

February 11 2016

The Label To Look For On Your Paper & Wood Products

By now, we all know that the organic seal identifies foods and beverages produced without pesticides, synthetic fertilizers or antibiotics. But...

Emma Loewe
February 10 2016

How Dirt Keeps Your Kids Happy & Healthy: A Pediatrician Explains

Most non-farmers — which is to say, almost all of us — think of soil as being utterly irrelevant. But we couldn’t be more wrong.

Maya Shetreat-Klein, M.D.
January 21 2016

A Super Simple Thing I Did That Changed My Perspective (For The Better!)

When people ask me what my least favorite part of New York City is, I respond, “The lack of nature” without a second thought. I try to get outdoors as...

January 13 2016
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Learn To Love Mornings With These 5 Easy Rituals

Morning is my new favorite time of day — but it wasn’t always this way. I used to think I was more productive at night. I’m still getting to know...

Jessa Blades
January 5 2016

5 Hikes To Experience In This Lifetime

Getting outside can nourish your mind, body and soul, and hiking is a great way to make sure you're taking in as much nature at one time as possible....

Celestine Maddy
January 5 2016
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10 Easy Swaps To Spend More Time In Nature

Whether you’re working or relaxing, it’s all too easy today to get stuck indoors (usually in a sedentary position, in front of a screen, no less). But...

November 14 2015

SeaWorld Is Finally Phasing Out Its Killer Whale Show

Blackfish just took home a major win — and it's not an Oscar.

Emi Boscamp
November 9 2015

The Trick To Being Happier At Work Is Easier Than You Think

We spend so much of our lives at work, it's vital to create an environment that's pleasant both aesthetically and emotionally. A drab office isn’t...

Frederique van der Wal
November 9 2015

You Have To See What Happened To This Chilean Desert After A Historic Rainfall

Sometimes, new life actually does come with death. Back in March, extremely rare flooding killed at least two people in one of the driest places in...

Emi Boscamp
October 29 2015

SeaWorld Killer Whale Is "Too Depressed" To Nurse Her Baby At San Diego Amusement Park

Editor's note: We have heard from SeaWorld and have updated this post to include their comments. You can read their entire response here.

Emi Boscamp
October 22 2015

You Need To See This Epic Drone Footage Of Two Huge Whales Swimming Alongside A Paddleboarder

There's nothing like some good old fashioned human-animal bonding to get the weekend started off right.

Emi Boscamp
October 9 2015

5 Photos That Show How Yoga & Nature Belong Together

This fall, let’s be inspired by nature and recognize what’s changing in our own lives. Let’s relinquish harmful attitudes about ourselves and...

Katie Reed
September 18 2015

I Was A Pharmacist For 20 Years. Here's Why I Love Natural Cures

For 20 years, I worked as a pharmacist at a family drugstore in my small North Carolina town. It was frustrating when customers asked me for pills to...

Amy Greeson
September 10 2015

It's National Wildlife Day! 10 Animals We're In Danger Of Losing Forever

One of the best ways to put a face on the tangible effects of climate change is to draw attention to the animals whose very existences are threatened...

Anthony Schneck
September 4 2015

Happy National Park Service Day! 12 Of The Country's Most Beautiful Views

It's the National Park Service's 99th birthday, and everyone's invited to celebrate. Today there's free admission to all 59 of America's national...

Emma Loewe
August 25 2015

Why Your Skin's Best Friend Is Mother Nature

The skin care industry is crowded with hype, hope and hordes of consumers constantly on the prowl for the next miracle product. As major conventional...

Amy Beckwith
August 21 2015