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In Weary Wisconsin Town, a Billionaire-Fueled Revival

BELOIT, Wis. — When Diane Hendricks sees something she doesn’t like here, she buys it.<p>A bankrupt country club. A half-empty mall. Abandoned buildings. The rusting foundry down by the river.<p>Beloit used to be a town that made papermaking machines and diesel engines. Ms. Hendricks thinks it can be a …

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Where to find BC's top 10 beaches

When people think of British Columbia, they think of rainforests. But since the Pacific Ocean laps the length of the province, there are also miles …

Do You Have a $4,000 Travel Photo Sitting on Your Hard Drive?

Have you ever wondered what your travel photos are worth? Most people take travel photos for themselves to remember the experience or share on social …

How to Get the Most Out of Your Wide-Angle Lens

One of the great things about shooting with a wide-angle lens is that you can incorporate more of the scene into the photograph.Landscape …

Landscape Photography

Passing Time Video: Epic Moonwalk Above Yosemite

<i>Passing Time is our new weekly video series exploring how elite and everyday adventurers pass time in the outdoors. A new video is published on Thursdays.</i><p>“On the highline my thoughts are simple and clear,” says pioneering rock climber, BASE jumper, and wing suit flyer <b>Dean Potter</b>. “Fundamental needs …

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How To Say “This Is Crap” In Different Cultures

I had been holed up for six hours in a dark conference room with 12 managers. It was a group-coaching day and each executive had 30 minutes to describe in detail a cross-cultural challenge she was experiencing at work and to get feedback and suggestions from the others at the table.<p>It was Willem’s …