Jerry

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How Silence Rewires Your Brain to Make You More Intelligent

In 2011, the Finish tourism board decided to run a campaign promoting the “silence” you can get by visiting the beautiful country. Along with photos …

The Brain

Scientists make significant breakthrough in fight against antibiotic resistance

Scientists have made a significant breakthrough in the fight against superbugs.<p>Researchers have developed a molecule that reverses antibiotic …

Health (UK)

New rustic cabins add to camping options at three Northern California state parks

Looking for a different camping experience? Rustic wooden cabins have been added to the overnight options at three Northern California state parks.<p>VIsitors will find four new cabins each at Patrick’s Point State Park, north of Eureka; Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, east of Crescent City; and …

Adventure Travel

"You can’t get too much winter in the winter." — Robert Frost. #yosemite #nationalpark

Potential Big Cuts To Amtrak Are Bad For Everyone, Including Drivers

This may not surprise anyone, but with the incoming administration looking to implement “dramatic” cuts to federal spending, one budget blueprint …

Amtrak

Our Guide to Buying the Best Packing Cubes 2017 - Family Travel Blog - Travel with Kids

I am always looking for smarter ways to travel. Packing a bag is an annoying part of travel and I always welcome ways that make it easier. Packing …

Hacking

Best snowshoeing in Colorado: 5 hikes for beginners

Helen H. Richardson, Denver Post fileA trio of snowshoers make their way along the trail toward a 10th Mountain Division Hut outside of Leadville …

Outdoors

"You can’t get too much winter in the winter." — Robert Frost. #yosemite #nationalpark

Okay to stay overnight in an RV at truck stops?

8 mind-blowing beaches and lakes in Northern California

California has 840 miles of ocean coastline, much of it almost deserted. Here are a few lesser-known Northern California gems to set you off in the …

Beaches

Happy 94th anniversary to Aztec Ruins National Monument! Located in Aztec, New Mexico, Aztec Ruins National Monument was established in 1923 by presidential proclamation in recognition of a "ruin of great antiquity and historical interest" #findyourpark @aztecruinsnm

Happy 94th anniversary to Aztec Ruins National Monument! Located in Aztec, New Mexico, Aztec Ruins National Monument was established in 1923 by presidential proclamation in recognition of a "ruin of great antiquity and historical interest" #findyourpark @aztecruinsnm

Happy 94th anniversary to Aztec Ruins National Monument! Located in Aztec, New Mexico, Aztec Ruins National Monument was established in 1923 by presidential proclamation in recognition of a "ruin of great antiquity and historical interest" #findyourpark @aztecruinsnm

Happy 94th anniversary to Aztec Ruins National Monument! Located in Aztec, New Mexico, Aztec Ruins National Monument was established in 1923 by presidential proclamation in recognition of a "ruin of great antiquity and historical interest" #findyourpark @aztecruinsnm

Electric Bikes Are Shaping The Future -- And This Company Already Has

Just about everyone knows how to ride a bike. Too often, bike riding diminishes as age increases. Sadder still, bike riding for commuting for too long had been on a steady decline. Other countries (I’m looking at you Holland) maintain a historical affinity for biking as an integral part of living. …

Electric Vehicles

The Middle Fork of the John Day River is a 73-mile tributary of the North Fork of the John Day River. It begins in the Blue Mountains of northeastern Oregon. Photographer: @collinsjomo Selected by: @vikster11 Thank you for tagging your best Oregon photos & videos #jj_oregon, including location. Please take a moment to visit the featured photographer's feed and remember 1-2-3 (for every image tagged to #jj_oregon, comment on 2 and like 3 others within the #jj_oregon tag). Please check out the other 60 @jjcommunity pages! Visit @jj_projectanarchy and look at "following" for a list. WE 💚 THE JJ COMMUNITY

#Yellowstone #NationalPark has transformed into a winter wonderland. Andrew Slaton (@andrewrslaton) captured this beautiful shot at Soda Butte Creek, which feeds into @yellowstonenps’s Lamar Valley. “In winter, the Lamar Valley is one of the most serene areas (and my personal favorite) in the park,” says Slaton. Photo courtesy of Andrew Slaton (@andrewrslaton). #usinterior #findyourpark

Get Ready for American National Parks to Have 'Multiple Uses'

Some may just double as oil fields.<p>WASHINGTON, D.C.—We've had a little fun watching <i>The Hill,</i> a venerable Capitol Hill tipsheet, turn into clickbait for the new regime. But there was a story there on Thursday that was not funny in the least. The incoming administration is preparing to pretty much …

Outdoors

Supernatural Yellowstone: America's First National Park

If you want to walk on a different planet and never leave Earth, go to Yellowstone National Park. It is a landscape so mesmerizing that when early explorer John Colter described what he saw there to interested parties, they surmised he was hallucinating. Painted Earth, steam billowing from …

Outdoors

Yosemite: 5 surprising spots you don’t know about

You may think you know Yosemite — the breathtaking landscapes, the Ansel Adams photographs, even the John Muir-Teddy Roosevelt camping lore. Here are …

Outdoors

A man in a Four Runner stopped us at the top of Sitgreaves pass. - It was 7:30 in the morning, and the canyon wrens were standing on the chollas like sentries. - "You two traveling?" asked the man. He was probably 70 and wore aviators that glinted in the early black tea sunlight. - "If that's what they call it these days," I said. - "Good. That's what you gotta do while your young. Hell, that's what you've gotta do your whole life through." - He paused. He was a man who carefully considered every word that passed his lips. - "I know what it means to wander," said the old man finally. "Even though I've been living in this canyon for 40 years, I'm still traveling too."

Happy 84th birthday to White Sands #NationalMonument! Today in 1933, President Herbert Hoover protected the area’s unique gypsum sand dunes, which formed in present-day #NewMexico between 7,000 to 10,000 years ago. @Whitesandsnps’s striking #whitesands rise up to the height of a three

The 12 Most Beautiful Places to Visit in Alberta, Canada • Ordinary Traveler

Canada’s province of Alberta might be our favorite place in the country, with jaw-dropping scenery and picture-perfect landscapes around every …

North America

18+ spots in Oregon to connect with nature and clear your mind

There’s more reasons to get outdoors in Oregon than we can count, but here’s our top 18 locations in Oregon to get you out into nature when you’re …

Portland, OR

15 of the most beautiful places in Alaska | Photo Gallery

With mountains to climb, rivers to raft, glaciers to coo over and a bevy of bears to photograph, Alaska is the ultimate wilderness. From the moment …

Alaska

The five #nationalparks of #Utah aren't to be missed, but if you're looking for solitude, take the road less traveled to explore the state’s other public lands that feature mesas, mountains, canyons and arches. Just a short drive from Moab up the Colorado River Canyon is the Mary Jane Canyon between the Fisher and Adobe Mesas set against the backdrop of Mt. Waas. The #sunset is something special. Photo courtesy of Josiah Roe (@josiahq). #findyourpark #usinterior

12 Incredible Hostels Every Traveler Should Visit In A Lifetime

These places are destinations all on their own.<p>You travel on a budget, but you’ve abandoned grimy, noisy hostels for the cheapest of Airbnb stays. Or maybe you’ve always assumed hostels are dark, sad places packed with sweaty backpackers, and skip them altogether.<p>You shouldn’t.<p>From tree houses to …

Hotels

Why the Humble Push-Up Could Be the Key to the Body You Want

It turned Jake Gyllenhaal into a prize fighter, and it can do the same for you.<p>The one exercise that can be performed anywhere at any time, the push-up is, nevertheless, an often misunderstood and under appreciated aspect of bodyweight fitness.<p>Many men ditch it early on in their workout lives for …

Workouts

Just Lego and Do It

Share Email Comments<p>After seven years, David Jolly found the adventure vehicle of his dreams; a Toyota Tundra and Phoenix Custom Camper. At age 36 …

Campers

San Francisco biohackers are wearing implants made for diabetes in the pursuit of 'human enhancement'

Paul Benigeri, a lead engineer at cognitive enhancement supplement startup Nootrobox, flexes his tricep nervously as his coworkers gather around him, phones set to record the scene. He runs his fingers over the part of the arm where Benigeri's boss, Geoff Woo, will soon stick him with a small …

Health