Carolyn Massey

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Formed by Megafloods, This Place Fooled Scientists for Decades

Geologists couldn't account for the strange landforms of eastern Washington State. Then a high school teacher dared to question the scientific dogma of his day.<p>In the middle of eastern Washington, in a desert that gets less than eight inches of rain a year, stands what was once the largest …

Earth Science

9 incredible places you had no idea existed in Ireland

IRELAND IS EVERYTHING YOU EXPECT — patchwork landscapes and wild Atlantic coastlines, cozy pubs and warm welcomes — but it’s a lot of things you …

The Best Damn Thing in Every State

In this divided time in America, it's important for us to celebrate the good things. And while we have occasionally been known to tease states for …

The first American female war correspondent killed in action battled sexism through her life

Georgette Dickey Chapelle, a freelance photojournalist and the first American female war correspondent to be killed in action, was a trailblazer. She overcame gender discrimination in her personal and professional life to become one of the very first women on the front lines of war, and one of the …

The Best Nature and Climate Change Documentaries on Netflix

For when you need more baby elephants in your life.<p>The world is changing and humans are responsible. It’s not just about climate change — across the …

Natural Gas

15 of the best places to camp around the world | Photo Gallery

Long bright summer days pass delightfully slowly in Sweden’s most southerly region. Gentle countryside backs the coastline and there are many …

7 must-see destinations to visit while you still can

Rising sea levels, air pollution, and deforestation are hurting the planet. What you know the world to look like today may be completely different than what your grandchildren and their kids could see in the future.<p>The landscape is changing and the big adventures you are planning for the future …

Sea Level

How to change your life in 15 minutes a day

Our recent post, 24 ways to make 2017 great received many eye-opening comments as to how much time getting up 15 minutes earlier each day can add to …

Time I

"Extraordinary" Levels of Pollution Have Been Found 10 Km Deep in The Mariana Trench

There's literally Spam in the world's deepest trench.<p>Turns out, even the most remote parts of Earth aren't safe from our trash and toxic …

Pollution

Ladies, science says these are the best dance moves

Research has finally determined how to tell if your moves in the club just aren't cutting it, adding to what we've already known about men for years.<p>Science says women should let their hips swing and make sure their legs and arms feel the beat if they want to be judged as a good dancer.<p>A study …

Dance

Top Off The Beaten Path Destinations for 2017

We are already one month into the new year and, if you’re anything like me, you’ve already given up on half (or all) of your resolutions. However, …

Seven incredible adventures you can have in a weekend

Have your weekends been a little lacklustre of late? You don't need to use up all your annual leave to have a real adventure – you'd be surprised how much you can squeeze into a couple of days.<p>From bear watching to bobsledding, these trips will do the trick. They start on a Thursday or Friday and …

Travel

44 of the best long hiking trails in the continental US all on one map

So many trails, so little time. That’s sure how it feels sometimes when you’re trying to pick a new adventure to go on. It can be difficult deciding …

Hiking

The Big Freeze: What Trump’s Hiring Suspension Means for Public Lands

Widespread hiring freezes hit most federal agencies on Monday (excepting the military). The stated goal of the order is to "reduce the size of the …

Forests

The Most Epic Long Hiking Trails In the U.S.

If you’re looking for some true outdoor adventure, these long, scenic trails cover anywhere from 100 to nearly 7,000 miles.<p>The folks at Backpacker …

Hiking

Tzatziki-Kale Salad with Brown Rice and Chickpeas

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 English cucumber<br>• Salt and pepper<br>• One 7-ounce container full fat Greek yogurt, plain<br>• 1/2 small red onion, finely chopped (about 1/4 cup)<br>• 1 tablespoons fresh dill, chopped<br>• Juice and zest of 1 lemon<br>• 2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• One 10-ounce bag frozen, microwavable brown rice<br>• One 15½-ounce can …

Food

What Do You Do When Your Fat Loss Plateaus?

Image Credit: Shutterstock (AXL's portfolio)<p>The decision to start losing weight isn't always an easy one to make - but most of us find that, once …

Fitness

You probably haven’t even heard of these breathtaking destinations before

<i>This article originally appeared on Vogue.co.uk</i>

10 under-the-radar destinations to visit, according to the youngest person to travel to every country in the world

Planning a trip is an opportunity to see something unique, and to discover people, places, cuisines, and scenery you didn't know existed.<p>We asked James Asquith, the youngest person to visit all 196 countries, which places around the world are being overlooked — and which ones people should be …

National Parks

14 Best Skywatching Events of 2017

Photo Credit: Rick Fienberg / TravelQuest Int'l. / Wilderness Travel.<p>Slide 1 of 29<p>Don't Miss These 14 Must-See Skywatching Events of 2017<p>Another year …

16 Overall Favorite Books of 2016

From loneliness to love to black holes, by way of Neil Gaiman, Annie Dillard, and Mary Oliver.<p>To look back on any period of reading with the intention of selecting one’s favorite books is a curious two-way time machine — one must scoop the memory of a past and filter it through the sieve of an …

Star

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It's Not a Dream: $69 Flights From the U.S. to Europe Will Be a Thing in 2017

Originally published by Travel + Leisure<p>Any day with an insane airfare deal is a good day.<p>Norwegian Air made an announcement last year that has us …

Flying

8 underrated US destinations you should visit right now

But why not buck the trend and head somewhere a little more original?<p>Ahead, we compiled eight of the most underrated, often overlooked destinations around the country.<p>Despite flying under the radar, each destination on this list has plenty of reasons to lure you down the path less trodden. These …

Fort Worth

The Best-Kept Secret Swimming Holes of Central Florida

Central Florida is home to much more than just theme parks. It's also where Floridians find refreshment on hot days and warm nights. Take a day off …

Most Beautiful Streets in the World Every Traveler Must Visit Photos

Not all streets are created equal. Take the colorful Caminito that anchors Buenos Aires's La Boca neighborhood: It not only provides visitors with a vibrant photo op but also serves as a reminder of how the neighborhood was built in the 19th century. Streets, however, don't have to offer a history …