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Thought-provoking illustrations showing devastating effects on nature

Environmental issues are the most significant of many problems that we are facing right now. In this post, we are featuring a series of …

New Google App Lets You Conduct Science Experiments With Your Phone

Google’s latest free app for aspiring scientists transforms your smartphone into a laboratory and the world around you into a science experiment. The …

Artist Weaves Together Hundreds of Photos to Form Otherworldly Tribute to Nature

Artist Ysbel LeMay‘s collage composites draw the viewer into her ethereal kingdom. Created using hundreds of individual photographs merged into one, the Canadian-born artist constructs her images piece by piece until she is happy with the final fusions. The resulting hypnotic composites weave …

Art

You Asked: Is It Bad to Be Inside All Day?

Shelter is a basic human need. But staying indoors all day may fuel anxiety, insomnia and that too-familiar sense that humans just aren’t meant to …

10 epic long-distance walks around the world

From the Highlands to the Himalayas, these hikes take in some of the world’s most spectacular landscapes. They’re not for the faint-hearted, but keen trekkers will love the challenges posed by each<b><br>More great walks: Europe | UK | best kit</b><p>The trek to the base of the fifth highest mountain in the …

Hiking

2016 April 17 - Asperatus Clouds Over New Zealand

<b>Asperatus Clouds Over New Zealand</b> <b><br>Image Credit & Copyright:</b> Witta Priester<p><b>Explanation:</b> What kind of clouds are these? Although their cause is …

New Zealand

Find a Park for You at one of the Best State Parks in the U.S.

The National Parks across the U.S. are part of the federal park system, but did you know every state has its own park system? There are over 7,000 …

The National Park Service made a map of America’s quietest natural places

By Christopher Ingraham<p>, Reporter<p>Last month, my wife and I drove from Minneapolis to Red Lake Falls in the northwest corner of Minnesota, a five-hour trek through rolling hills and still-frozen fields awaiting the first plows of spring.<p>Along the way we stopped at Lake Itasca State Park. The …

National Parks

50 Fascinating Facts About Felines

The Ragdoll cat can be described in three words: big, beautiful, and friendly. With silky, medium-length fur that's similar to a Persian or Angora …

Pets

No, it's not a marker-pen prank... this tiger really does have facial markings spelling out the word 'cat'

This Bengal tiger could be the most photographed big cat in India thanks to its unique facial markings that spell the word 'cat'.<p>The 14-year-old male …

National Parks

New Online Community for Aspiring Veterinarians Aims to Send More Students to Vet School

Don't you just love animals? I personally love dogs. I was fortunate enough to have my little beagle Lucky for 16 great years. He really was my best friend. Although I never wanted to be a veterinarian, my twin sister did at one point in time.<p>It seems like a lot of kids want that when they're …

The lesser-known way to Machu Picchu

With Peru’s more famous Inca Trail becoming increasingly overrun, the lesser-known Salkantay Trek is quickly gaining a reputation as both a less-crowded and more strenuous alternative.

Seeing firsthand why Olympic National Park is one of the nation's great wilderness areas

The bald eagle was soaring on an air current above frosty Lake Crescent, its wings spread wide, white head and electric-yellow beak tilted slightly down. It was hunting, and a few seconds later it rocketed toward the surface of the lake. In an instant it was aloft again, carrying a small trout in …

National Parks

Win a Huckberry Explorers Grant, Go on an Adventure of a Lifetime

Huckberry is a website that sells outdoor and adventure travel gear. It was founded back in 2011 by two friends who wanted to shift their careers …

3 Circuit Workouts to Prepare You for Hiking Season

With the winter season almost behind us, it’s time to start thinking about spring and summer hiking and backpacking adventures. Whether you’re …

Trading

6 Ways Southern Utah’s Wilderness Will Blow You Away

At Ecophiles, we love discovering hidden gems in nature that inspire a sense of wonder and Southern Utah’s wilderness is brimming with endless …

What I learned during a 6-month hike on the Appalachian Trail

The sun beat down on the narrow wooden boardwalk. On either side, lush, impenetrable foliage hummed with insects and birdsong. It was sweltering — a cloying, sultry, sticky heat more appropriate for primordial jungles than for Western Massachusetts. And yet I was wearing almost every stitch of …

Texas Board of Education candidate claims Obama worked as a prostitute

Why does United States President Barack Obama have a soft spot for homosexuals? Because he was a gay hooker in the '80s, reports Mary Lou Bruner, a …

You searched for Muir

Mile-by-mile photos and uncensored entries from my trail journal, for the John Muir Trail final segment from Mather Pass to Mount …

The glory of Yellowstone national park in winter

For BBC wildlife cameraman John Aitchison, Yellowstone national park, in the Rocky Mountains, is special because of its wolves, bison and natural beauty – even when it’s -20C<p><b>I first went to Yellowstone national park,</b> a huge area of wild country in the Rocky Mountains in Wyoming, in the winter of …

The Most Fitness-Friendly Cities for 2016

Have you already abandoned your New Year's resolution? According to a survey by Nielson, the top two New Year's resolutions last year were both fitness-related. The No. 1 resolution, claimed by 37 percent of survey respondents, was "stay fit and healthy," followed by "lose weight" with 32</b> …

Top 10

Amazing Benefits Of Cucumber Water (+5 Refreshing Recipes)

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

Exercise

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World News 24x7 Pvt Ltd

• World News<br>• National News<br>• WorldNews24x7 Exclusive<p>Jul 31, 2018 6 World<p>A mother of three from a remote area of northwestern Afghanistan remembers the day …

India

Data Science Isn't Just For Data Scientists

Today we know that data science isn’t just for data scientists. At least that’s the trend we are seeing radiate upwards from our increasing business-centric approach to the Internet of Things, big data analytics and machine learning. The new data-aware boardroom even sees CEOs and CFOs asking the …

Big Data

A Girl and Her Jeep Wrangler on the Open Road in West Texas

Photos courtesy of Guillaume de Vaudrey<p>It's worth the journey to West Texas for any traveler interested in visiting a part of the state that not only boasts desert and tumbleweeds, but also majestic mountains that lie just on the other side of the border and a real Texas night sky up close and …

National Parks

Are You a Perfectionistic Overfunctioner? How to Finally Stop Doing Too Much and Find More Happiness

I recently read a riveting post by Elizabeth Gilbert on "The Best Thing You Can Do For Yourself -- And All The Women Around You" that had me nodding continuously, and sympathizing wholeheartedly with Elizabeth's take on what's going on for so many women today.<p>Elizabeth sums it up perfectly:<p>Nearly …

Google Lets Chrome OS Users Run Multiple Profiles Simultaneously

If you own a device running Chrome OS, you can now sign in and run multiple profiles simultaneously.<p>The new dev channel feature means you can quickly alternate between different Google accounts without entering a password. After clicking on your profile picture in the system tray, a new option will …

Caramelized Onion, Gruyere + Pepper Bacon Whole Wheat Pizza

In a large bowl, combine water, yeast, honey and olive oil. Mix with a spoon, then let sit until foamy, about 10 minutes. Add in 2 cups flour and …

Google Surveys Can Make Anyone A Professional Pollster

Nate Silver and I are big fans of Google’s Consumer Surveys tool. “Perhaps it won’t be long before Google, not Gallup, is the most trusted name in polling,” wrote Silver, on how Google conducted one of the most accurate polls of the 2012 election cycle.<p>But I didn’t know how useful they’d be for …