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Woman proves that with planning, you can quit job, live a happy life

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 4:59<p>July 9th, 2015<p>Anayra Calderon shares how she left her stable job teaching high school to pursue her path to happiness as a yoga instructor. Stacy Kaiser from Live Happy magazine and Kathleen Henson, who started her own PR firm, give …

Ever Dream Of Quitting Your Job And Having Adventures? Here’s Some Wisdom From The Backpacking Trail | Inc.com

<i>Answer by Patrick Mathieson, VC at Toba Capital, on Quora</i><p>Two Aprils ago I quit my job at Dell, crammed some stuff into a backpack, and went to Southeast Asia (and a few other places) for about six weeks. Not exactly “traveling the world” as we only went to a few countries, but it was more of a …

South-east Asia

Why screams are scary (hint: It's not because they're loud)

You know it when you hear it -- the blood-curdling peal, the hair-raising shriek -- but for years scientists have not fully understood what makes a scream a scream, says one team of researchers who believe they have figured out the secret ingredient.<p>"Everyone screams and everybody has an intuition …

The Brain

12 Sneaky Storage Tricks for a Tiny Bathroom

There's more room in those slim spaces and tight corners than you think.<p>Keep everything you need right at your fingertips — but off your countertops.

Polar bears fail to adapt to lack of food in warmer Arctic

<b>Polar bears are unable to adapt their behaviour to cope with the food losses associated with warmer summers in the Arctic.</b><p>Scientists had believed that the animals would enter a type of 'walking hibernation' when deprived of prey.<p>But new research says that that bears simply starve in hotter …

Insider Tips for Visiting U.S. National Parks

<i>Kyla Duhamel / Flickr</i><p>There are few places in the world that offer the breathtaking landscapes, endless activities and awe-inspiring architecture of the U.S. national parks. From whitewater rafting through the Grand Canyon to exploring the elegant monuments on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., …

Mind-blowing Pluto has ice mountains and water

<b>Laurel, Maryland (CNN) —</b> It had been downgraded to a dwarf planet. It looked like a fuzzy blob in our best telescopes. And it was often referred to as just an icy orb. Even scientists working on the first mission to Pluto expected to find an old, pockmarked world.<p>But Pluto is turning out to be full …

Solar System

6 Old-School Latin Beauty Tips That Really Work

Your abuela has sworn by these for years, and now science backs her up.<p>Has your <i>abuela</i> ever told you to put mayonnaise in your hair? Does she swear by olive oil for your fingertips and apple vinegar to prevent dandruff? If you answered yes to any of these, you're not alone. Latina grandmothers have …