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Comedy Issue<p><i>GQ</i> goes behind the scenes with the resident genius of <i>SNL</i> to see the sketch-comedy master in her element.<p>By Amy Wallace1 day agoView …

'Normal' or neglect? Parents investigated after letting their children play and walk alone

Danielle and Alexander Meitiv consider themselves traditional parents in many ways.<p>“Our kids have strict bed times. We limit sweets and TV, and they do chores around the house. We eat dinner together every night,” Danielle Meitiv told TODAY.com. “To us, kids walking around the neighborhood is also …

Parenting

After History-Making Ascent of Yosemite's El Capitan, Climber Asks 'Now What?'

Tommy Caldwell made history by free climbing the 3,000-foot Dawn Wall.<p>After summiting Yosemite National Park's colossal El Capitan with a partner on Wednesday, making history by completing the first free climb of a route considered to be the longest and hardest in the world, Tommy Caldwell shared …

Cheapest holiday hotspots 2015: Go to Prague, not Dubai

British holidaymakers will get more for their money in Europe this year, with a cup of coffee in Prague costing £1.06 compared to £4.67 in Dubai<p>British tourists looking to save money when on holiday should pick <b>Prague</b>, Portugal's <b>Algarve</b> or the Costa del Sol in Spain, a new report suggests.<p>The value …

George Osborne

Beat Belly Fat With This 45-Minute Running Workout

Trying to get rid of extra weight in your stomach? Interval training is proven to blast belly fat. Here's a 45-minute interval workout you can do on the treadmill (set the incline to one to prevent shin splints) or head outdoors and use one of these running apps on your iPhone to keep track of your …

Earth entered new epoch on July 16 1945, say scientists

A new epoch known as the Anthropocene began when the first atomic bomb was detonated in the New Mexico in 1945, scientists believe<p>The world entered a new epoch on July 16 1945 when humans detonated the first atomic bomb, scientists have concluded.<p>Human behaviour now has such an enormous impact on …

Australian couple defines what it really means to have the travel bug

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM — It’s been more than 20 years since Sharyn and Tim Nilsen, then in their 20s, decided that they wanted a life full of …

7 Hacks To Affording Your Next Vacation

The tips and tricks to traveling on any budget.<p><b>1) Try hidden city ticketing with FlyShortcut.com.</b><br>Hidden city ticketing is a hack in itself for finding the lowest possible airfare on FlyShortcut.com. It essentially finds a cheaper flight that has your destination as a layover. That way, you can …

Adventure Dreams: 10 Classic Adventures

Adventure<p>These are the quintessential adventure experiences you organize your year around because they require fitness, specialized gear, and maybe a large chunk of time off work. Our top ten cover life-list terrain in the mountains, ocean, and the desert and include the expert advice, gear tips, …

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National Parks

Banff National Park

This Canadian park boasts some of the world's finest unspoiled ecosystems.<p><b>Location:</b> Alberta <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1885 <b><br>Size:</b> 1,641,027 acres<p>Simplicity marks the origin of Banff—Canada’s first national park. In 1883, on the slopes of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, three railway workers discovered a natural …

Official - Packing for a week on the trail - Overview

Cruizah!<p><b>Moderator</b><p><b>Premium Vendor</b><p>LocationSandy, Ut<p><b>Planning out the Pack: Discussing preparation and packing for a week on the trail</b><br>By Kurt Williams<p><b>Is</b> …

How To Stay Warm When It's Cold Outside

I'm constantly shocked by how many people don't know the basics of dressing for warmth in the outdoors. Even more people aren't equipped with the …

Planning a Round the World Trip, Sabbatical or Gap Year

Home Planning a trip Planning round the world trips or Gap Years<p>Planning a backpacking or round the world trip<p>Tips for getting the most from your …

National Parks

The main lodge at Headwaters Lodge & Cabins at Flagg Ranch/Courtesy photo<p>What'™s your ideal place to stay for a wintry escape into the National Park …

Where To Go Backpacking

If you want to travel the world, the sheer scale of things can be a little intimidating. For example, I remember when I first seriously looked at a …

Backpacking

For $29, this wearable has ‘no display, no lights, no gimmicks’ — but it could be indispensible

Bob Olodort spent years working as a consulting designer for Samsung, in the years before the iPhone turned the phone industry upside down.<p>Four times a year, he’d visit Samsung headquarters in South Korea to present a handful of elegant, innovative phone designs that he had created, each one …

Physicist concocts ice cream that changes color when you lick it

What happens when a physicist decides to become a chef? If they're anything like Manuel Linares, then you can expect a fusion of food and science to come out of their kitchen. For instance, one of the Spaniard's masterpieces is an ice cream that changes colors when you lick it. He calls it the …

Blood test can predict risk of suicide

Researchers at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, US, found that variations in a single gene can be used to predict if someone is likely to take their own life<p>A blood test that can predict whether someone may attempt suicide has been developed by scientists in a breakthrough which could prevent …

Can meditation really slow ageing?

Is there real science in the spiritualism of meditation? Jo Marchant meets a Nobel Prize-winner who thinks so.<p>It’s seven in the morning on the beach …

Medicine

Meditation: Frequently Asked Questions

And calmly crafted answers<p><i>Published in the September 2013 issue</i><p>Is meditation what I think it is?<p>Yes and no, probably. It does entail quiet time with yourself, focus on breathing, and stillness, both mentally and physically. But there's no belief system, no chanting, and no dogma. You can wear …

Study: Meditation Improves Memory, Attention

Students who did about an hour of "mindfulness training" for eight days subsequently did better on the GRE as well as tests of working memory and mind-wandering.<p>(chez_sugi/flickr)<p>Athletes Perform Better Under Pressure When They Make a Fist With Their Left Hand<br>• Black Children Are Less Likely to Be …

A Grand Adventure: Skiing and Climbing the Grand Teton

On June 16, 1971, Bill Briggs stood alone atop Wyoming’s 13,770-foot Grand Teton, one of the most iconic peaks in North America. He surveyed his surroundings, saw a storm gathering in the distance, and quickly clicked into his 210-centimeter fiberglass K2 skis. Then, he skied off the summit and …