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Nevada is made for road trips: 5 top itineraries

Nevada is made for road trips: Top 5 itineraries<p>1. Free Range Art<br>• 2. Extra- Terrestrial Highway<br>• 3. The Loneliest Road<br>• 4. Northern Nevada<br>• 5. Great Basin …

The Greatest American National Park Road Trip

America's National Parks are road trip heaven. They preserve the unique landscapes that make our country so special, and with so many different and …

How to dress like an adult

<i>This article is part of a series aimed at helping you navigate life’s opportunities and challenges. What else should we write about? Contact us:</i> <i>smarterliving@nytimes.com</i><i>.</i><p>A few years ago, I was sitting in an Yves Saint Laurent presentation (this was before the Hedi Slimane era, when it was still …

Black Tie

Coast to Coast Road Trip: The Best of Everything Along I-10

El Paso

Get Rid of Your Red Lipstick Fear Once & For All

{Photo credit: Life Unexpected}<p><i>Whatever the season bold red lips are always in!</i><p>Red lipstick is the easiest way to look made up, in less than 30 …

10 ways agriculture is using technology, GMOs to safely feed a growing planet

Is it possible to feeding a world population that’s projected to exceed 10 billion people by 2050? The challenges food producers face to meet this …

Agriculture

Ten Winter Fly Fishing Tips

Winter fly fishing presents a unique set of challenges that anglers don’t have to deal with the rest of the year. These challenges include cold …

Fishing

The Ultimate Road Trip Guide to Humboldt County

Peek behind the “redwood curtain” on a road trip to California’s wild north west, where the rest of the world simply drops away.Road tripping in …

SF Guide

Fly Fishing in the Winter – Getting in the Routine

I'll be the first to admit, that the first few cold fronts of the year negatively effect my angling morale. Those initial cold fronts are always a …

Fishing

Camping for a Week Is Only $160 at These National Parks

Some of the most awe-inspiring places to camp across the United States are in the National Park system, which means that staying inside their …

National Parks

National Park Secrets: 10 Fresh Ways to Find Paradise

The National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary next year, meaning hoopla, poo-bahs, and crowds. If 2014 saw a record 292.8 million park visitors, just imagine the chaos that a centennial year will bring. Even this year, parks are expecting record numbers.<p>But you'll only get hounded by …

National Parks

According to science, this is the ultimate US road trip

A ROAD TRIP requires a lot of serious planning. You must make sure you check out all the sites you’ve always wanted to see and don’t exhaust yourself …

What a classroom engaged in real learning looks like

Aleta Margolis is the founder and executive director of the Center for Inspired Teaching, a D.C.-based nonprofit organization that works with teachers, principals, and entire school faculties to foster the best teaching practices. In a recent post wrote a post titled “Letting kids move in class …

Teaching

20+ Productivity Apps for College Students and Young Professionals

As a college student, you balance classes, homework, extra curricular activities, job applications, internships, and (if you're lucky) a few side …

Productivity

US road trip: a guide to Route 66

Driving America’s most iconic highway is the trip of a lifetime. Author and Route 66 expert Candacy Taylor shares her tips on the classic motels, old-school diners and gas stations to stop at en route for a true slice of Americana<p>Extra miles: The ‘Green Book’ and the road’s legacy of racial …

Travel

Road Trip: Cherohala Skyway, Tennessee and North Carolina

Follow a mile-high ridge in the Unicoi Mountains for amazing views of mountains, foliage, and waterfalls.<p>Crossing the Tennessee–North Carolina border and the crest of the Great Smoky Mountains, this 42-mile (68-kilometer) long byway climbs to a mile (1.6 kilometers) above sea level. It winds …

Hiking

Dinners That Practically Cook Themselves

BBQ Pan Pizza

A New Technique for the Ultimate Mini Gluten-Free Pizzas!<p>Glowing LED Gummy Candy<p>Cooking Class<p>Looks great! Not to be a stickler, but being that i'm an …

Cows Not Required: 7 Reasons Why Your Kids Should Participate in FFA

Cows are not required. Neither are plaid or camouflage shirts. You don’t even have to own a pair of cowboy boots. There is an official FFA dress …

Could this be an answer to Big Food?

In 2013, Pam and Glenn Halloway gave up their day jobs in Washington D.C. and used their retirement funds to become co-owners of Tourmaline Farms in …

The Lexicon

SUSTAINABILITY IS A TOOLBOX OF PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS THAT ADDRESS CLIMATE CHANGE.<p>The Lexicon’s award-winning storytellers transform insights from …

To be a woman in agriculture is to face a unique set of challenges. And because I know all too well the trials that women can face as they look to take on leadership roles, I made it a goal as USDA’s Deputy Secretary to start a community for women leaders in agriculture. This past fall, I held a White House discussion with farmers, agribusiness, academics and youth leaders about the opportunities that exist to help advance women in agriculture to leadership positions. Since that meeting, the response has been overwhelming. Women from all walks of life and every sector of the agriculture supply chain are empowering one another, and they're sharing beautiful photographs and touching stories about how they've done it.

Beverly Robinson<p>Feb 19, 2015<p>Excited about this new network. Living in a rural community, we are often not invited to the table. Thus, I was quite …

10 sharp-witted quotes from Jon Stewart

After 16 years behind the <i>Daily Show</i> news desk, Jon Stewart announced Tuesday that he will step down later this year.<p>While Comedy Central reportedly …

Comedy