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I Packed My Life Into a Single Backpack to Travel the World for 9 Months. Here's What I Brought

I had to embrace minimalism and get rid of most of my stuff.<p>You have not witnessed frustration until you’ve seen a 24-year-old woman trying to stuff …

Everyone Hates Setting Goals. Here's How Google Makes It Easier for Its Employees

If a goal doesn't challenge you, then it won't change you.<p>It's that time of year--leaders everywhere are charging employees with the task of establishing goals for 2018. If you've never been through a structured process, this exercise can be daunting, and frankly, feel like a big waste of time. I …

Want a Side Hustle That'll Actually Make You Rich in 2018? Read This Book Now

Time to make that paper.<p>The podcast Don't Keep Your Day Job with Cathy Heller showcases creatives who make a living doing what they love. It tells the stories of people who have figured out how to pursue their life's purpose and get paid for it (it was also, incidentally, the #1 podcast in the "New …

The First 6 Pages of Bill Gates's Favorite Book Will Change Your Life (and the Next 500 Pages Aren't Bad Either)

Steven Pinker's new book reveals three mental biases that will keep you from achieving your leadership potential.<p>If you're pessimistic about the state of world today, Bill Gates and Harvard psychology professor Steven Pinker have a message for you: "This bleak assessment of the state of the world …

11 Things Very Successful People Do That 99 Percent of People Don't

Consistency is a big part of succeeding.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming wealthy and leaving an impact on the world is not an easy feat. If it were, everyone would go around doing it. At that point, it would not be much of an accomplishment at all.<p>Rather, being …

Self-improvement

8 Essentials for Building a Billion Dollar Company

What makes "unicorns" so alluring is the people behind them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Imagine this scenario for a moment. You're six-hundred thousand dollars in debt. Your credit line is tapped out. Creditors are hounding you for payments. You're late paying back …

Business Strategy

How to Charge More Money For Your Photography

Dear friend,<p>Okay, so I talk a lot about “barbelling” your photography prices: either free, or very expensive. But how do you actually charge more, …

Street Photography

6 Photography Tips for Making Puddles Look Epic

Spring is in full swing, which means it’s time to dust off your camera and head back outdoors. Don’t let April showers keep you from taking photos! …

Landscape Photography

The Best Thing You Can Do To A Room In Under One Hour

Changing things up at home can become a huge project. How often have you lost steam before you actually finished? (I'm raising my hand right now, …

Living Rooms

Adventure Rig Showdown: Trek vs. Airstream

Jen and I are not people who sit still much. Less than a week after we picked up Artemis, we hatched our first adventure: head-to-head journeys across Arizona.<p>Earlier in the winter, I’d briefly contemplated racing the 750-mile length of the Arizona Trail. The ride involves humping everything you …

10 Best Backpacking Trips in U.S. Parks

Adventure<p>This year the National Park Service (NPS) celebrates its 100th birthday. Over the past century, the agency has protected and managed a system that has grown to now include 59 parks in 27 states and ranges from famed summer-vacation destination icons like Yellowstone and Yosemite to the …

National Parks

Articles about minimal floating house poland on Dwell.com - Dwell

On the edge of a tiny island accessible only by boat, this buoyant summer home lives the life aquatic.<p>According to Joshua Fields Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus of The Minimalists, minimalism can be summed up in a single sentence:...<p>As she creates earthy, minimalist tableware, Kelli Cain often muses on …

The 10-Minute Meals Top Health Experts Eat on Crazy Busy Days

In an ideal world, we’d always have plenty of time to whip up and savor a gourmet meal. But in the real world, we often take what we can get and …

Timelapse of Photographers Hunting a Supermoon

Next time a supermoon rolls around, take a moment not to watch the moon, but the photographers swarming in front of it. You’ll see a scene that looks …

Time-lapse Photography

5 Tips for Beginner Nature Photographers

Mastering Exposure in Camera – 45% Off<p>No more guesswork… no more hoping for the best… no more poorly exposed photographs.<p>For Limited Time …

Landscape Photography

How a Personal Trainer Claimed Records on the AT and PCT

A few days after finishing her unsupported thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail (AT) last month, Heather Anderson was wearing the strap from her headlamp to hold up her trekking pants—not because she’s crazy, but because she’d dropped more than ten pounds over her record 54-day sprint down the …

Articles about sustainably built home rural ontario on Dwell.com - Dwell

For this rural Ontario home, building sustainably was less about high-tech gizmos than learning to truly love the land.<p>Stylish, spacious, and self-sustaining, the Hill Country House ticks all the right boxes for progressive modern living.<p>A director and professor at Auburn’s acclaimed architectural …

Energy Efficiency

Articles about amazing cantilevered home mountains on Dwell.com - Dwell

Architecture firm _naturehumaine designs a dream hideaway in eastern Quebec.<p>Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? We sure do. Take a peek at our favorite homes this week that will have you remodeling...<p>Today, architecture and design in Australia is more vibrant and exciting than ever.<p>From …

8 Steps to Building a Killer Personal Brand

May Busch went from junior analyst to COO of Morgan Stanley, but she was only able to do this by investing in her personal brand.<p>May Busch considered herself a "nice Chinese girl" when she started her career in banking at Morgan Stanley. In fact, so did all her colleagues. Her reputation portrayed …

The Superresolution Trick – How to Quadruple the Resolution of Your Camera

Have you ever dreamed of shooting with a megapixel monster camera and get images upwards of 50 Megapixel? Of course, these cameras are really …

Tutorials

Articles about picturesque desert prefab on Dwell.com - Dwell

Jim Murren’s prefab house in Sin City, designed by Marmol Radziner, is as artful as it is art-filled, thanks to an asymmetrical...<p>The barren beauty of a desert landscape can be a source of inspiration for off-the-grid prefab living.<p>The Blue Sky prototype home tiptoes gracefully across the desert …

Prefab Homes

25 Ways to Win With Watermelon

There’s something about watermelon—it just isn’t summer without it. But you can do more than just serve it in wedges or in a fruit salad. Paired with basil and feta, it becomes a savory salad, and paired with vodka it becomes…well, the best cocktail to round out the summer months. So, for National …

7 Books Bill Gates Is Reading This Summer

Bill Gates suggests some books for you to read on the beach this summer, and, in the process, reveals how he thinks about the world.<p>A few hours ago, Bill Gates blogged his suggestions for summer reading. His previous year's suggestions were somewhat weighty tomes, but this year, he's suggesting …

Bill Gates

6 Secrets to a Stress-Free Job Interview (Yes, It Is Possible!)

A hiring manager shares inside tips on avoiding the most common causes of pre-interview jitters.<p>Does the prospect of going to a job interview fill you with trepidation? If you're like most people, the answer is "Of course!" In a recent survey of more than 1,600 people by staffing firm LaSalle …

Employment

Articles about prairie escape embraces landscape green roof on Dwell.com - Dwell

Crowned with a glass observatory, this scenic Wisconsin home commands panoramic views of the surrounding grasslands.<p>An innovative glass addition adds contrast to a timber mountain lodge in France.<p>A pair of innovative dorm buildings push boundaries without showing off or upstaging their setting.<p>With …

Green Roofs

The cult of healthy eating has more in common with religion than science

Food seems simple to study.<p>If we can put a man on the moon, transplant a heart, and manipulate DNA, then surely we can unpack the relationship between eating vegetables and living longer. There’s no obvious difficulty in figuring out if wine decreases risk of heart disease, or if eating red meat …

Nutrition

Articles about bach basics on Dwell.com - Dwell

Classic or contemporary, these titles are guaranteed to appeal to burgeoning bookworms of the modernist sort.<p>It may be hard to believe, but Buffalo, New York, was once a pinnacle of high-tech innovation, even dubbed the City of Light for...<p>With authenticity and simplicity as their rallying cry, a …

Articles about floating house lake huron on Dwell.com - Dwell

On the edge of a tiny island accessible only by boat, this buoyant summer home lives the life aquatic.<p>Permanent connection between nature and...<p>Nautical nods ground a weekend retreat in its surroundings on the shores of Table Rock Lake.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you …

Architecture

An armored car spills cash on a highway in Texas, chaos ensues

"At this time, it appears as if most of the money that was lost by the truck has been picked up by citizens traveling along the roadway," police in Weatherford, west of Fort Worth, said.<p>There is no indication of how much cash spilled from the truck that was traveling on Interstate 20 to …