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National Geographic Travel

Tips for visiting Arizona's slot canyons near Page, Arizona

Updated 03.01.2017<p>Water Holes, Lower Antelope, Upper Antelope. Are these the names of <b>hiking trails</b>? No, they’re Arizona slot canyons located on the</b> …

Hiking

Bug Out Survival Bracelet

This all-purpose survival bracelet will better prepare you for any adventure or worst case scenario. It is an outfitted strap that comes equipped …

Stainless Steel

The DIY Skin-Care Ingredient Sitting in Your Fridge

A surprising DIY beauty ingredient, Christina Aguilera's Britney Spears impression, and the most stressful wedding ever, all in today's Alluring Links.<p>You probably already have this surprising DIY beauty ingredient in your fridge. [Refinery 29]<p>Jennifer Lawrence's 2015 Dior ad campaign images are …

DIY Beauty: Homemade Deodorant

Homemade deodorant is one of those projects that I’ve always wanted to try, but I’ve never quite gotten around to it. I like the idea of using natural, body-friendly ingredients—especially since several of my loved ones have struggled with breast cancer, and I’d rather avoid applying potentially …

Beauty

9 Ways to Use Vinegar for More Beautiful Skin and Hair

Even if you never cook, you'll definitely want to grab a bottle.<p>Contrary to popular belief, vinegar—apple cider vinegar, to be exact—may not help you lose weight. But it <i>can</i> help you step up your beauty routine. This multi-tasking ingredient can be used to prevent acne and make nail polish last …

The 10 Most Dangerous SCUBA Dives in the World

There are beautiful and serene dives—and then there are dives with an added element of danger and mystery so compelling, many will risk their lives …

Scuba Diving

National Geographic Travel

Hubble captures stunning image of galaxies colliding

NASA's venerated Hubble Space Telescope has captured a striking image of the larger galaxy NGC 7714 colliding with its smaller companion NGC 7715. A …

Astrophysics

National Geographic Travel

National Geographic Travel

Space Shots: The Universe's Best Images

A gallery of photos, visualizations, and other pictures of outer space.<p><i>This post was last updated on Friday, May 12, 2017.</i><p>Here at <i>Popular Science</i>, we love space—and we know you do too. From seeing the nearly-true colors of Europa, a molten metal orb levitate in microgravity, or even a map of a …

10 Great Adventure Trips That Give Back

Going on an adventure to a new place has the power to change you, but you can also change a place—for better or worse. Make a positive impact with one of these ten trips that are full of adventure and also benefit local communities and conservation.

Adventure Travel

The best ski resorts you've probably never heard of

Skiing

How to Select a Travel Photography Workshop: A Costa Rican Experience

When we get to plan our vacations around photography, life gets a little bit better. Now combine your photography passion with an epic destination …

How long-distance hiking will change your personality

When I started my outdoor “career” seven years ago I had had no idea how this new life style would change my personality. 32,000 km on foot (and a …

National Geographic Travel

9 Ways to Use Salt for Gorgeous Skin, Hair, Teeth, and Nails

This secret ingredient can help you score smoother skin, brighter teeth, and healthier-looking nails.<p>Our bodies contain the same concentration of minerals and nutrients as sea water, so it’s no wonder that sea salt is a natural ally to balance, protect, and restore the body and skin.<p>One of the …

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

Hiking

10 extraordinary destinations you have probably never heard of

Siberia

Climbing On Mount Denali

Kepler 438b: Most Earth-like planet ever discovered could be home for alien life

New discovery is likely to be a rocky world in the ‘Goldilocks’ zone of its parent star where the temperature is just right for liquid water to flow<p>An alien world that orbits a distant star in the constellation of Lyra may be the most Earth-like planet ever found outside the solar system.<p>The …

National Geographic Travel

Kepler finds two planets with a striking resemblance to Earth

Welcome to the family! Scientists using<p>NASA’s Kepler spacecraft have confirmed at least eight new roughly Earth-sized planets sitting in the habitable zones of their host stars – two of which rival the most "Earth-like" planets found to date.<p>The discoveries, described at the American Astronomical …

Universe

Fit treats and delish eats

I wish I could love something else like my friends and colleagues but I’m hopelessly in love with cooking! Even at the tender age of eight, I knew I …

String Theory

10 of the best new active trips

Aiming for healthier, more active travels in 2015? Then you need one of these energetic trips!<p>1. Pedal with the kids, Vietnam<p><b>Families Worldwide <br>When?</b> …

Tomb of mystery Egyptian queen discovered by archaeologists

Czech archaeologists uncover last resting place of Khentakawess, believed to be a previously unknown wife of Pharaoh Neferefre<p>Czech archaeologists have unearthed the tomb of a previously unknown queen believed to have been the wife of Pharaoh Neferefre who ruled 4,500 years ago, officials in Egypt …

This Crazy Image Shows What One Of Jupiter's Moons Looks Like Compared To Earth

When compared to giant, gaseous planets like Jupiter and Saturn, our Earth is tiny. But that doesn't mean we have to feel small all of the time, …

Astronomy

21 Winter Stout Recipes to Knock Your Wooly Socks Off

If you’re struggling to find a winter beer to sip on until the days get warmer, look no further than a super dark and foamy stout. Its deep flavors often evoke coffee and chocolate, and are perfect when paired (or cooked) with long braises, cheesy sides and homey desserts. So raise your glass and …

Cooking