Michael Riegler

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I Tried to Be a Morning Person for 30 Days. Here's What Worked (and What Didn't)

If you spend any time online, you'll inevitably come across an article (or 15) spelling out steps to reach the near-mythical status of becoming a …

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The Most Motivational TED Talks of 2016 | Inc.com

TED talks can inspire you to do your best work, reach for the stars, or even try a new way of tying your shoes. With the 2016 TED Conference wrapped up last month, the folks at TED have gone to work putting some of the best talks they've hosted recently online. Delivered by a TV mogul, the leader …

9 Reasons To Travel Solo In Your 20s

Travel solo in your 20s at least once. It doesn't really matter where, just go! Whether it's the beach or a city nearby, traveling solo will be one of the most important, fun and major things you'll do in your 20s. Read on to know why traveling alone is something you should really consider doing.<p><b>1.</b> …

These Earbuds Will Give You Bionic Super-Hearing

<b>Correction appended Wednesday, March 2</b><p>The world is a prison. As I close my front gate, it slams like a heavy cell door securing itself shut. My …

6 Inspiring Quotes That Have Stood the Test of Time

A challenging morning can be made less difficult by reading a few inspirational or motivational quotes. Sources for inspiration can be found in the quotes of former presidents, successful business people, inventors or even your parents. A deeper meaning for each quote can be determined by what is …

15 Totally Breathtaking Places You Won't Believe Are Real

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A List of Books that May Change your Life

I started off 2015 with a 10-day silent Vipassana meditation course, one of the hardest things I’ve ever chosen to do. I wasn’t a meditator. I had …

12 Essential Books About Race in America

By Eloy Bleifuss Prados | Off the Shelf<p>This summer's releases of Harper Lee's much-anticipated <i>Go Set a Watchman</i> and Ta-Nehisi Coates' <i>Between the World and Me</i>, a powerful meditation on what it means to be black in America today, have pushed the conversation about race in America to the national …

20 places for fall travel | CNN Travel

5 Youtube Playlists That Will Help Boost Your Creativity

Let’s face it. Music definitely has an effect on everything that people do. It can set your mood and can change the way your day is going. It changes …

How this man traveled the world on a budget, visiting 60 countries in 3 years

Hiking through the Himalayas, celebrating Carnival in three different Brazilian cities, even watching an elephant walk within two or three feet of you in the middle of Zimbabwe. These seem like memories that would take a lifetime (or two) to create.<p>But, three years and 60 countries later, Walter …

Required Reading: The 50 Best Books for Men

On the Road<p><i>by Jack Kerouac –</i> Considered the magnum opus of the beat generation this is the novel of living beyond society, outside of the law, in a …

30 movies that will inspire you to travel the world

From the "Lord of the Rings," which was filmed in New Zealand, to "Into the Wild," which was filmed in Alaska, here are 30 movies that will make you want to travel all over the world.

Places You Need to See Before You Die

So much to see, so little time--there are no shortage of amazing sights on this planet and you probably won't get to see all of them, so how do you decide which ones to visit?<p>Whether or not you have a formal bucket list, you've likely made a mental list of places you want to go and things you'd …

The Most Affordable Travel Destinations in the U.S.

Traveling on a budget can be tricky and all the more so if you have children. While most of us would love to fly to Paris for the holidays or spend a few weeks in Australia this summer, those destinations are often too expensive for the typical American family to visit but once in a blue moon. But …

10 Best National Parks to Visit in 2015

There's never a bad time to visit America's amazing national parks, but with 58 of them in total, not to mention more than 100 national monuments, the decision of which one to visit can feel overwhelming. To make it easier, we've handpicked 10 bucket-list national parks--with new facilities, …

10 travel destinations trending this summer

The results are based on the most-searched places, with major music events, art festivals, and sporting competitions driving demand.<p>From Reykjavik, Iceland, to Hyderabad, India, here's where everyone wants to travel this summer.

5 American habits I had to give up when I traveled for 22 months straight

Freshly 24, I had just spent a year teaching English in the Korean capital.<p>Next stop: Beijing, on the way to Lanzhou, an industrial town in the center of China, where I'd celebrate the Spring Festival with my friend and his family.<p>It was the start of the Big Trip.<p>Though I didn't set out with a firm …

30 Albert Einstein Quotes that will Blow Your Mind Wide Open

When a person dies, many things can happen to them. I choose to believe that a deceased person has the ability to come back to Earth without taking a …

The happiest country in the world is ...

The 2015 World Happiness Report is the third annual report seeking to quantify happiness as a means of influencing government policy. The United …

10 Ways Some People Learn Things Much Faster Than Others

Learning isn't something that happens overnight. But your methods of learning can ensure you utilize your time efficiently and effectively.

Spectacular Drone Photos Catch Famous Places 'The Way They Were Designed To Be Seen'

Who needs a helicopter tour when you've got a drone?<p>This stunning photo series from photographer Amos Chapple features crystal-clear images of bucket-list tourist sites -- mostly in India and Russia -- that were shot entirely from a drone. The result is a heaping plate of EarthPorn that's anything …

Want to Live Longer? Optimal Amount of Exercise Revealed

Doing a few hours of exercise every week will probably help you live longer, but doing a whole lot more exercise doesn't provide much extra benefit, …

Six-Pack Abs in Six-Weeks: A Summer Weight Loss Program

<b></b>Six-Pack Abs in Six-Weeks: A Summer Weight Loss ProgramWant to get ripped abs? It might seem impossible. But with MEN'S FITNESS Six-Pack in Six Week …

Around the World in 8 Stunning Sunsets

<i>Photo: Nick Lake</i><p>There are sunsets... and then there are <i>sunsets</i>. This collection of adventurous destinations is the latter. We hope that you get a chance to go out and experience views like these for yourself, or at the very least, take a look, daydream, and enjoy these brilliant hues.<p><b>Summit Lake,</b> …