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The Strangest Places on Earth (Are Also the Most Sublime)

Technicolor mountains, otherworldly forests, and glow-in-the-dark beaches: These unusual places around the world prove that weird can also be wonderful.<p>Reed Flute Cave: Guilin, China<p>Sadly, magical fairy dust is not the secret behind Reed Flute Cave's glowing interior: Multi-colored lights have been …

National Parks

7 Powerful Mantras To Help You Attract The One

In my 20s and early 30s, I used attention from men as a validation card.<p>I sadly thought that if I didn’t have one (or two) men interested in me at …

Past Life Regression Therapy

A Past Life Regression is not a parlor trick and has serious implications about how we live our lives. It is deep work on the unconscious template …

Spirituality

Smartly Engineered WaterNest 100 Lets Residents Live as One With Nature

This masterfully designed floating home delightfully resembles a tidy, efficient nest that a water-loving animal would build. The pod-shaped WaterNest 100, produced by EcoFloLife, has been years in the making, and the firm's patient attention to detail is evident in the unit's beautiful aesthetics …

Consciousness

How to travel around the world in 80 days

In Jules Verne's classic adventure novel, Phileas Fogg had a devil of a time trying to travel around the world in 80 days. But in the 21st century, circumnavigating the globe has become a bit of a breeze: all you need is a round-the-world (RTW) ticket. In fact, a dedicated (if masochistic) …

New Zealand

5 Airlines That Fly to Europe for Cheap (for Real)

No-frills carrier Ryanair made the news this year by announcing the launch of transatlantic flights starting at just $15. It's a deal that sounds much too good to be true, and indeed, that $15 price tag fails to factor in the passenger taxes ($200 or so) and other fees like luggage and seat …

European Travel

Thailand’s ecotourism hot spots: a quick guide to sustainable travel in the Land of Smiles

While Thailand benefits from being one of the top 10 most touristed nations on earth, welcoming 25 million annual visitors presents considerable challenges for the sustainability of its natural environment and rich cultural traditions. Fortunately, minimising your footprint in Thailand has never …

Asia Travel

What would you pay to be happy?

The source of our happiness is closer than ever to being located, measured and commodified. Alex Renton meets the ‘psychoeconomists’ and asks, have they created a monster?<p>The happiest man in the world is a 67-year-old Buddhist monk called Matthieu Ricard. He starts his day sitting in a meadow in …

Happiness

12 Easy Ways to Green Your Home

Easy eco compromises you can make.<p>You should...you shouldn't...you can't...so much guilt about going green! One of our green expert takes the hard line, while another shows how to compromise. Just do something!

In The Heart Of Oil-Obsessed Texas, A Small Town Is Shifting To 100% Renewables

There are no treehuggers in Georgetown: Solar and wind simply made the most financial sense.<p>When a conservative Texas town decided to switch to 100% renewable electricity, it wasn’t a decision made for the environment. When the city looked at all of its options for energy, for the first time, green …

10 Beautiful Places In The World That Actually Exist

How to Build a Dirt Cheap House in 4 Steps

Ever wonder how to build a simple home for very little money, without going into debt? The key is to use low-cost, locally available natural …

Home Improvement

How To Have An Environmentally Friendly Office

When you are working in an office or even better yet, running an office, there are lots of things that you have to be concerned about. One of the …

22 Things To Start Doing Now That Will Improve The Rest Of Your Life

<i>On Quora, the social question-and-answer site, a 23-year-old student asked: "What can people start doing now that will help them a lot in five years?" Hundreds of answers poured in, and this one by Quora contributor Andy Giroux was one of our favorites. You can contribute your own answers to this</i> …

Happiness

France decrees new rooftops must be covered in plants or solar panels

All new buildings in commercial zones across the country must comply with new environmental legislation<p>Rooftops on new buildings built in commercial zones in France must either be partially covered in plants or solar panels, under a law approved on Thursday.<p>Green roofs have an isolating effect, …

Solar Panels

Eurythmy: Allowing the soul to sing

As a curious parent I have come across the art form known as eurythmy a few times, but it’s one of those things that you cannot quite define in exact …

A Journey Across the North of India

With its power to provoke emotion, passion and love, India has this incredible way of being everything and more all at once. It is a place that warms …

26 Ways To Cook Dinner For Your Favorite Vegetarian

Roses are red, violets are blue, your vegetarian partner doesn't eat meat, and tonight, neither do you!

Food

23 Delicious Dips For A Veggie Platter

Because store-bought hummus is for alone time, not your holiday party.

Food

Avocado-Walnut Brownies (No Butter, No Oil)

Click HERE to order our new cookbook, <i>The Chubby Vegetarian: 100 Inspired Vegetable Recipes for the Modern Table</i> (Susan Schadt Press, November 2016). …

Going Mobile: Lessons from a Family Road Trip

The idea of lighting out is as old as Odysseus, and as American as Huck Finn and Route 66. We've been a nation of wanderers since long before we had roads. And as we've become increasingly saddled with bigger homes, heftier mortgages, more stuff, and a constant barrage of data, chucking it all for …

RVs

Drive Nacho Drive: The Cost to Drive Around the World

It seems like whenever it comes up in conversation that we’ve just driven our van around the world, and that to do so took nearly three years, the …

Personal Finance

8 Reasons You'll Be More Productive As A Digital Nomad

We're all for unplugging on vacation. But in order to make travel a lifestyle, you're gonna have to work while abroad. The good news is you'll join a legion of digital nomads, tech-based professionals who make travel their second occupation. At hostels, hotels, apartments and even on beaches, these …

San Francisco

Eco Gadgets: HydroWind – A dual-mode turbine for campers

<b>Eco Factor:</b> Renewable electricity generating turbine works in two modes.<p>Renewable energy is the need of the hour not just for normal household …

Without Bound - Perspectives on Mobile Living (Documentary)

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Jennifer Karmon<p>Kendrick Lamar, deemed “arguably the most talented rapper of his generation” by Rolling Stone last year when he was 27, has written …

Real Estate