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Everest 2014: One Sherpa Dead, Another Injured On Everest

The 2014 climbing season on Everest is off to an inauspicious start. The teams haven't even begun to arrive in Base Camp yet, and we already have a …

Video: Seasons In Flight - Climbing In El Salto, Mexico

This short film is an 11-minute documentary on El Salto, Mexico, one of the best spots in the country for rock climbing. It is beautifully shot and …

Video: Beautiful Iceland Caught In Timelapse Once Again

Looking for an escape to a land that is almost too magical for words? Then checkout this video that was shot in Iceland, capturing some spectacular …

Will Wearable Technology Change The Way We Travel?

Category:<p>News<p>By Kraig Becker | April 2, 2014<p>The biggest buzz in the tech sector these days isn’t coming from smartphones or tablets. At the moment, …

Tired? Wired? This Bulb Can Help.

Light it up<p>The Promise<p>It might shine like any other bulb, but the Rhythm Downlight LED from Lighting Science (price not set; available summer) can make users feel energized or sleepy on cue. NASA plans to deploy similar technology on the International Space Station to help astronauts regulate their …

Space

20 things you didn't know about zebras

From their smart stripes to the power of their kicks, behold the wonders of zebras.<p>Few animals are as striking as the zebra in a purely graphic …

Zoology

How Good a Lie Detector Are You?

Much has been written about the nature of lie spotting or detection. Whole training programs for law-enforcement personnel, and the development of …

After a Breakup, Who Says Your Feelings Have to Make Sense?

When your relationship first ended, you may have been far clearer about why the relationship didn’t work, and why your ex was wrong for you. However, …

Self-help

Do You Know How to Say Sorry?

When someone’s actions cause us emotional pain or disappointment, why do we feel the need to receive an apology?<p><b>When an offense occurs, we want to</b> …

Self-help

When Worrying Works

Some of us can harness worries for our own good.<p>"Worrying never solves anything."<p>So we have been told—incorrectly.<p>Imagine you are about to perform an …

Psychology

Adderall Is The Best And Worst Thing Ever

About six years ago, I had a prescription for Adderall before I even knew what it was.<p>I told my psychiatrist I was feeling lethargic from Zoloft and …

To Make Better Choices, Imagine a Gun to Your Head

In a previous post, I argued that the only way to realize positive change in your life is by making choices. To use this insight it is of course …

Fun-Da-Mental

When To Play With His Balls And When To Leave Them Alone

Balls are weird. I’m a guy, I have two balls, and I can tell you that balls are really freaking weird. They feel funny! They have hair on them! They …

24 People Describe Their Freakiest Encounters With The Supernatural (And It Will Send Shivers Down Your Spine)

It’s back — the creepy-ass posts, that is. I’m alone at the Thought Catalog office right now, spooked out of my mind. My back is open, and my eyes …

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Small Apartment With A Perfectly-Planned Interior

Although very small compared to other apartments, this place has a very charming interior and it would be perfect as a temporary home for a student …

Interior Design

10 reasons to keep a travel journal

When I was 31, I backpacked alone through Vietnam without a journal. I’d recently purchased a pricey camera, so I enthusiastically snapped hundreds …

Pablo Picasso

The 10 Most Photographed Places On Earth

There's only one rule to keep in mind when traveling: If you don't take photos, it didn't happen. (That, and don't drink the tap water. Okay, so two rules.) An un-Instagrammed Eiffel Tower may as well not even exist -- or, at least, you didn't see it. Yes, travel pics are important.<p>But what are the …

Italy