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This free app helps you identify the plants and animals around you

<b>Put a natural history encyclopedia in your pocket with the free (and ad-free) Lookup Life app.</b><p>The next time you say "I wonder what that plant is?" …

The 5 Best Productivity Apps for Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Advanced technology has changed employees’ work habits, the management of their daily goals and the way they accomplish tasks. However, this progress has also brought increased workloads that require multitasking, which eventually may …

Apps

23 pictures that show why travelers voted Kyoto the best city in the world

This year, for the second time in a row, travelers voted Kyoto, Japan, to be the best city in the world.<p>Kyoto — Japan's imperial capital for over 1,000 years — is full of incredible temples, parks, and markets that make it a favorite with travelers.<p>These photos show why Kyoto was named the world's …

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Ideas of things to do while camping

Whether camping in a tent or RV it is great to sit by the fire and relax for a period of time, but after a few hours or days most of us need to find …

Love camping? Check out these 10 affordable National Parks.

These 10 National Parks not only offer maintained campgrounds and gorgeous sights, but they also only cost about $160 per week for parking and …

10 Successful Entrepreneurs on the Worst Advice They Ever Received

<i>By Morgan Quinn, Contributor</i><p>Entrepreneurs are never at a loss for unsolicited advice from others who have "been there and done that." But sometimes, it's hard for new business owners to decipher which nuggets of wisdom are helpful and which will actually do harm.<p>As a new entrepreneur, you will …

Entrepreneurship

6 Life-Changing Decisions Successful and Happy People Make

A true dedication to success and happiness takes much more than just hard work and a cheerful demeanor. Here's what you need to do.<p>While luck certainly plays a part, success is usually the result of making a number of smart choices.<p>And so is happiness.<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an …

Boost Your Bench Press by Strengthening This Small Upper-Body Muscle

Want to lift heavier loads? Zero in on an often-neglected torso muscle<p>If you want a bigger bench press, it’s time to pay attention to a tiny muscle called your serratus anterior, according to <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director BJ Gaddour, creator of <b>Bodyweight Muscle Burners,</b> a 20-minute workout DVD that …

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5 Small Changes to Keep Your Brain Sharp and Healthy

Aging doesn’t have to mean bad things for your brain—in fact, there are plenty of ways to counteract the effect that age-related changes can have on …

8 of the World's Most Famous Ski Runs

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and, to some extent, fame is too. What qualifies a ski run to be one of "the world's most famous" largely depends on where you are in the world and what you consider "fame." If you live in North America, you'll have a different list from people living in Europe …

Skiing

8 Quick Dinners for Lazy Cooks

I am the laziest cook in existence. Although I don't mind cooking and I'm not bad at it, I just usually think of 100 other ways I could spend my time …

Beth Moon's Photographs of Ancient Trees Will Inspire You

In photography, you will often hear people talking about building a “meaningful” body of work. When you start to try to do that, you begin to realise …

Scientists say these 25 habits can help you feel happier and healthier

Each of the little things we do to boost our mood — from reading an adventure story to keeping a gratitude journal or even gazing up at the stars on a clear night — can add up to greater overall satisfaction.<p>But happiness doesn't come easy. We have to work at it.<p>Here are some of the things that …

Happiness

What’s in a John Muir Trail Guide’s Pack?

<b>The 212-mile John Muir Trail is quickly becoming</b> one of the most popular long-distance backpacking trips in the West: In the past 15 years, requests …