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How to plan the perfect trip to Sequoia National Park

<b>(CNN) —</b> Quick -- what's the largest living thing in the world? And, no, we're not counting organisms like that 2-mile-wide fungus colony in eastern Oregon .<p>The honor goes to the giant sequoia -- the "god of the woods" to conservationist John Muir -- and the best place to see it is in Sequoia …

National Parks

Necessity is indeed mother of invention—regardless of resources, study shows

Previous studies have shown that a lack of resources stifles innovation — that people in the U.S. and around the world who live in resource-scarce …

Notre Dame

Stairway to heaven: hiking ancient pilgrimage trails in southern Japan

Normally I am not given to praying but the occasion demands it. After bowing twice and clapping twice, I make a silent entreaty that my trek will go well. My obeisance is taking place in front of a small wooden building, rather like a summerhouse. It is a shrine in the town of Takijiri-oji, a …

Hiking

A Mom of 4 Shares Her 12 Go-To Recipes for Meal Planning

When you get a homemade dinner on the table in a timely manner <i>and</i> all your children actually eat it? That's the holy grail of meal planning, right …

This Big Dog Snuggling With His Two Lil Dog Pals Is Absurdly Precious

It doesn't get snugglier than this.<p><i>This post was translated from Japanese.</i>

10 of the most beautiful places we visited in 2017

"The only true voyage of discovery, the only fountain of Eternal Youth, would be not to visit strange lands but to possess other eyes, to behold the …

19 Bathtubs Around the World With Breathtaking Views

You'll want to spend the entire day soaking in these incredible landscapes.<p>There are several things that can make or break a trip: airport …

12 Once-in-a-Lifetime Camping Sites

More than 700 miles of trails wind through Montana’s crystalline lakes, jagged mountain peaks, and ancient glaciers. Go now, before they vanish …

Obama warns against irresponsible social media use

<b>Former US President Barack Obama has warned against the irresponsible use of social media, in a rare interview since stepping down in January.</b><p>He warned that such actions were distorting people's understanding of complex issues, and spreading misinformation.<p>"All of us in leadership have to find ways …

Social Media

The 14 Most Popular Healthy Recipes on Pinterest in 2017

2017 was another big one for healthy eating. Trendy foods like turmeric and aquafaba (aka chickpea juice) got a ton of attention. A bunch of …

Easy Backpacking Trips for Beginners

You don't need to be an expert to enjoy these scenic trails.<p>Everyone who has read Cheryl Strayed's <i>Wild</i> has probably envisioned themselves heading out …

Newly Released Cassini Image Shows Why Saturn is Clearly The Best Planet

Though the debate about which planet reigns supreme has been over for some time, occasionally, people need a reminder that Saturn is number one. The …

Einstein's Theory of Happiness Sells for $1.3 Million at Auction

JERUSALEM — While Albert Einstein's theory of happiness may be relative, it fetched $1.3 million at a Jerusalem auction on Tuesday.<p>The Nobel-winning scientist's musings, on a handwritten note, may not be as famous as his groundbreaking theory of relativity, but they still shed light on one of the …

Albert Einstein

Watch These Puppies Grow Up in Less Than 2 Minutes

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Burt's Bees Cofounder On Why She Gave Away 87,000 Acres In Maine

Roxanne Quimby went from anti-capitalist to centimillionaire entrepreneur in the span of four decades.<p>“I had renounced the pursuit of capital as a radical 19-year-old in the 1960s,” says Quimby, the cofounder of Burt’s Bees, known for its lip balms and lotions. “I was going to live without money. I …

A History of Glacier National Park

A very brief history of the majestic Glacier National Park.<p>Tucked into the northwestern corner of Montana and the US/Canadian border in Alberta are …

Here’s Why You Better Get Used to Crowded National Parks

In September 1980, then-superintendent of Yosemite National Park, Robert O. Binnewies, signed a plan to radically reduce traffic and visitors, in an …

Amazing National Parks Series by Jonathan Irish

National Geographic‘s photographer Jonathan Irish, and his partner Stefanie Payne spent a year making “The Greatest Road Trip”. In 52 weeks, to …

Basquiat versus Banksy

One was an artist, the other just a talented graphic designer.

Jean-Michel Basquiat

Someone Is Leaving Ironic Messages All Over The UK, And It’s Impossible Not To Notice Them

Mobstr is a living example that not everyone who write on walls are vandals. This witty British street artist employs stencils and irony to poke fun …

Couple spent seven years handcrafting their dream geodesic home

Sheila Williamson and her husband spent over seven years building the house of their dreams, meticulously crafting a gorgeous three-domed geodesic …

These dogs love their treats a little too much

An animal-loving photographer has captured a hilarious set of pictures showing dogs leaping for treats with their eyes and mouths wide open.<p>The …

20 Pictures That Prove Prince Harry Could Actually Be a Dog Whisperer

We all know that Prince Harry is great with kids, but have you ever seen him with a cute puppy? Sure, children bring out his fun-uncle side, but in my honest opinion, nothing is cuter than an attractive man with a dog. Over the years, the famous royal has shared some over-the-top adorable moments …

Kinley, Labrador Retriever mix, Narberth & Haverford Ave., Narberth, PA • “We’re not sure what she’s mixed with but we’re sure she’s all love. She thinks our bed is her dog bed.”

Kinley, Labrador Retriever mix, Narberth & Haverford Ave., Narberth, PA • “We’re not sure what she’s mixed with but we’re sure she’s all love. She …

Pets

Sammy, Labrador Retriever (3 y/o), Rolling Hill Park, Gladwyne, PA • “He likes sticks, balls, and his backside rubbed. He barks too much but he’s the greatest dog ever. He was once hit by a car and...

Sammy, Labrador Retriever (3 y/o), Rolling Hill Park, Gladwyne, PA • “He likes sticks, balls, and his backside rubbed. He barks too much but he’s the …

Rey, Belgian Malinois/German Shepherd mix (5 m/o), Rolling Hill Park, Gladwyne, PA • “Her goal in life is to fit three tennis balls in her mouth at once. She has no off switch. We have to leash her up...

Rey, Belgian Malinois/German Shepherd mix (5 m/o), Rolling Hill Park, Gladwyne, PA • “Her goal in life is to fit three tennis balls in her mouth at …

Balto, Pit Bull/Labrador Retriever/Great Pyrenees mix (9 m/o), Rolling Hill Park, Gladwyne, PA • “He runs into walls. He underestimates his speed and barges into walls.” A rescue from @all4pawsrescue

Balto, Pit Bull/Labrador Retriever/Great Pyrenees mix (9 m/o), Rolling Hill Park, Gladwyne, PA • “He runs into walls. He underestimates his speed and …

Guy sets up Tinder profile for dog and the conversations are adorable

A guy has set up a tinder profile for his Alaskan malamute and the conversations he's been having will make your day.<p>Phil is already social media famous with a wide presence on Imgur, Instagram, YouTube and now Tinder. The fluffy dog and his two fur siblings have a huge fanbase with almost 320,000 …

Social Media

Need Some Furry Companionship? This New Tinder-Like App Lets You Borrow A Dog

According to Psychology Today, bonding with a dog can have great mental and physical benefits, even after just a few minutes. Interacting with a dog …