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I hiked one of the most beautiful trails in Italy — here's what I wish I had known going in

What you won't see when you're looking at the picturesque photos on social media is the out-of-breath photographer behind the lens.<p>Trust me, there's no way after hours of hiking that anyone would look anywhere near as glamorous as the views ahead.<p>The experience, however, was absolutely worth the …

Hiking

12 cycling events you should tackle in your lifetime

Want to Dramatically Improve Presentations? Science Says Do This | Inc.com

My client needed help, and she needed it fast. "Please tell me how to improve this presentation," she asked. "The CEO is planning to share this next week at the employee town hall meeting."<p>She opened a folder and pulled out a thick printout of a PowerPoint deck. It was a car-wreck moment for me: I …

The Brain

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

1 of 12<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>February: Honolulu<p>3 of 12<p>March: Buenos Aires<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>April: Chicago<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 12<p>May: …

Buenos Aires

'I started the Arab Spring. Now death is everywhere, and extremism blooming'

Faida Hamdy confiscated a vegetable stall in Tunisia five years ago today. Neither she nor the rest of the world could have imagined the consequences<p>It is hardly surprising that when Faida Hamdy wonders whether she is responsible for everything that happened after her moment of fame she is …

National Geographic Travel

Rio Water Pollution Extends Far Offshore, Report Finds

Water pollution in Rio de Janeiro extends farther offshore than previously realized, according to a new report released in advance of the Olympics to …

Pollution

More Than 1,000 Rabbis Call On Congress To Welcome Refugees

In a poignant letter to Congress this week, more than 1,000 American rabbis have called on the United States to open its doors to refugees seeking sanctuary.<p>“Since its founding, the United States has offered refuge and protection to the world’s most vulnerable,” the letter, published Wednesday, …

North Africa

Staggering Stats: There Have Been More Mass Shootings Than Days This Year

Despite only accounting for five percent of the global population, an astounding 31 percent of the world's mass shootings occur in the U.S.<p>That sobering statistic from the University of Alabama Department of Criminal Justice was again brought to the forefront Wednesday, when a couple killed at …

Guns

Orphaned planet and twin Earths that 'could share life' revealed

<b>(CNN) —</b> From a world 11 times more massive than Jupiter to a pair of Earth-like planets that may house life, scientists have revealed a host of fascinating new findings about our galactic neighbors.<p>Take HD-106906b, or "fat Jupiter" as some observers have termed it.<p>A planet far larger than our …

Universe

6 Common Barriers to Happiness and Productivity for Men

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When we think about productivity and efficiency, we often overlook a necessary precursor: Happiness. Not only are happy employees 12 percent more productive, depressed mood kills motivation, energy, and focus. For those of us who have …

Mental Health

You Need To Visit These Life Changing Travel Spots Before They Disappear

Just because something is really old, doesn’t mean it’ll be around forever. As time passes, centuries of urbanization, pollution, erosion, and tourism take a heavy toll on iconic landmarks around the globe. Despite the work of organizations like UNESCO (United Nations Education, Scientific and …

National Geographic Travel

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World 2017

Pinpointing all of the most beautiful places in the world could take a lifetime, but we think that these 50 otherworldly landscapes and awe-inspiring natural wonders need to move to the very top of your travel bucket list. This piece was originally published in 2015 and has been updated.<p>Keukenhof …

National Parks

16 adrenaline junkie attractions to visit in your lifetime

You can free climb to staggering heights, get up close and personal with majestic sites, and get views that will take your breath away.<p>We've put together a collection of 16 adrenaline-pumping tourist activities around the globe, from volcano boarding in Nicaragua to skydiving over Mount</i> …

Paragliding

South America: Off the tourist map

Angel Falls, Venezuela. Image: AWL<p><b>Angel Falls, Venezuela</b><br>“It was all sunshine two weeks ago, when your countryman Ray was here for filming,” says …

South America

10 amazing sights awaiting hikers on the Sunshine Coast Trail in B.C.

Nine days into our 10-day, 178-kilometre journey on the Sunshine Coast Trail, I ran out of toilet paper. But there was no way I could hold it until …

Minnesota exposes one troubling reason America locks up so many black people

In "The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration," Coates notes that in 2000, one in 10 black males between the ages of 20 and 40 was behind bars. That was 10 times the rate for white males in the same age group.<p>A decade later, Coates writes, one-third of black male high-school dropouts …

Poverty Rate

Philosophers explain the meaning of the Kierkegaard quote that comforts Joe Biden

In an emotional interview with TV host Stephen Colbert, US vice president Joe Biden mentioned that he’d found solace in the writing of Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard. He said that his wife, Jill Biden, had taped a Kierkegaard quote to the mirror, which read “Faith sees best in the dark.”<p>The …

Faith

10 Things To Do To Change Your Life Forever

<i>“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future”</i><br>~ John F. Kennedy<p>The one constant thing in …

5 Quintessential Summer Recipes to Make Before the Season Is Over

Labor Day might mark the ceremonial end of summer, but there are still 9 days until the season is officially over. Take advantage of the warm weather and end-of-season produce, and make these recipes before the weather turns cool.<p><b>1. Golden Gazpacho</b><p>I have made this delicious gazpacho over and over …

Cooking

The Best of Argentina: Wine, Culture and Adventure

Day 1<p><b>Welcome to Buenos Aires!</b><p>The City of Buenos Aires is the capital of the Argentine Republic and is located in the southern hemisphere, latitude …

Federal Reserve rate rise would cause panic and turmoil, warns World Bank

World Bank's chief economist urges US central bank to delay rate rise<p>The Federal Reserve will cause "panic and turmoil" if it raises interest rates in the next few weeks, the World Bank's chief economist has warned.<p>Kaushik Basu said emerging economies would be hit hardest if the US central bank …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Google has revealed the name of the next version of Android - Marshmallow.</b> The mobile operating system follows a candy-centric naming system, and Android 6.0 will be no exception.<p><b>2. Facebook has revamped its "Notes" tool in an attempt to be your next blogging platform.</b> It now looks a lot more …

Music Festivals

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his choices One in five doesn’t represent over 300 years of women in literature: a response What is missing: …

Literature

How your childhood affects your success

A young Bill Gates.ScrapeTV<p>From the biological side of things to how we're nurtured, a lot of what goes on in childhood influences how we turn out as adults.<p>And while there isn't a set recipe for ensuring achievement and happiness in adulthood, psychology research has pointed to a handful of …

Achievement Gap

How to optimise your brain's waste disposal system

New research suggests that body posture during sleep may affect the efficiency of the brain’s self-cleaning process<p>The human brain can be compared to something like a big, bustling city. It has workers, the neurons and glial cells which co-operate with each other to process information; it has …

Neuroscience