Natalie Howard

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The Neurological Pleasures of Fast Fashion

Research shows that the brain finds pleasure in the pursuit of inexpensive things, and high-street chains and online retailers sites alike are cashing in.<p>In wealthy countries around the world, clothes shopping has become a widespread pastime, a powerfully pleasurable and sometimes addictive …

University of Michigan

An Economist Identified the Corporate Behavior That Led to Our Staggering Inequality

<i>This post first appeared at</i> Capital & Main.<p>Traders at the New York Stock Exchange on December 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)<p>There are many …

Middle-class

Spanish Is the Happiest Language

(Newser) – If you're in a foul mood, it might be time to learn Spanish. Languages, and the people who use them, tend to favor using positive words …

Happiness

In pictures: Living beside the tracks

Ho Chi Minh City

How Languages and Genes Evolve Together

Researchers have found that geography makes us who we are—genetically and linguistically.<p>As human populations disperse, the separation leads to changes both in genes and in language. So if we look at human DNA and languages over time, we should find that they differ along similar geographic …

Linguistics

How to Poop in the Woods

Relieving myself is my absolute <i>least</i> favorite part of camping. As a female, I can tell you how jealous I am of a male's ability to pee at the drop of …

18 Signs You're Addicted to Gear

Gear junkies of the world, unite! We can stop anytime, we swear...<p>10.6K<p>SHARES<p>Think you've got your love for backpacking gear under control? How sure …

TENT

Posts Tagged: "TENT"<p>Do you want to be able to hop into your vehicle and head out on a camping adventure literally anywhere without having to worry …

RAD Treks: a trailblazing traverse

Riding the spine of the Colorado Rocky Mountains<p><b>Words by Hannah Smith.<br>Photos by Jeff Nussbaumer.</b><p>The horizon of the Colorado Rockies is a landscape so …

Hiking

The Power Of The Plan: Drones And Architectural Photography

What is the draw of the aerial view? Whereas architects and designers often find solace in this particular spatial perspective there is a more …

Architecture

Will the Real Landscape Photography Please Stand Up?

This post is a curmudgeonly look at the current state of landscape photography.<p>I was in Munich yesterday, munching on some bratwurst and drinking a …