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Ask the Expert: 8 Ways to Add Pattern to a Landscape

Plants tell a pretty color story, but only temporarily. They stop blooming, drop their leaves, and—despite your most valiant efforts—are prone to …

5 Easy Ways to Become a More Interesting Person

The ability to fascinate others opens doors, creates career opportunities, and wins clients<p>It is technically true that you only have one chance to make a great first impression, but the reality is that we introduce and reintroduce ourselves to our colleagues, bosses, and clients every day in …

New Jersey

10 Signs You're Experiencing More Than Just Stress

Here's how to tell if your issues are deeper than everyday angst.<p>Nobody's perfect. And the stressors we all face on a regular basis can bring out the worst in pretty much everyone. But some people's emotional turmoil runs a bit deeper than your average, everyday angst.<p>The National Alliance on …

Spirituality

I Can’t Sleep: How can I fight insomnia?

<b>I Can’t Sleep: How can I fight insomnia?</b><p>If you regularly have the experience of having a hard time falling asleep, staying asleep, or waking up too …

10 Tips for Staying Sober During Difficult Times

<b>Self-care is critically important, especially in early recovery. Here are some methods to stay balanced, for 12 steppers and non-12 steppers alike.</b><p>My …

Drug Addiction

Teacher finds a way to keep kids on track amid classroom tech distractions

Teachers have always faced the challenge of grabbing and maintaining students' attention, but that task arguably reached a high point with the introduction of electronic equipment in class.<p>Beginning in October 2014, the Laguna Beach Unified School District rolled out a staggered …

5 Ways That One Minute of Meditation Could Change Your Life

Seriously, meditating for one minute today could change your life. Here's how:<p><b>1. Hear Your Intuition</b><p>You wake up in the morning and you feel grumpy but instead of doing a grumpy day, you decide to try something new. You meditate for one minute and have an intuition that it's a good idea to go the …

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Wildlife on your doorstep: April

Ever-changing weather in much of the world as seasons change from spring to summer or autumn to winter – what does it mean for the wildlife near you?<p>Your pictures of March’s wildlife<p>Birds are nesting in the northern hemisphere as in the south all creatures great and small prepare for the cooler …

Wildlife

The most beautiful underwater photographs you'll see all year

The week in wildlife – in pictures

Sprinting hares, lesser deer mouse and Sumartan slow loris are among this week’s pick of images from the natural world

Wildlife

Vanished animals haunt Africa's development in panorama series

Photographer Nick Brandt’s visually stunning <i>Inherit The Dust</i> captures the harsh effects of human development in places animals very recently used to …

A Wildlife Conservationist’s Intimate Photos of Sloths

Wildlife conservationist and photographer Sam Trull gave up life in the States for an adventure in the wilds of Costa Rica. That’s where she fell in …

Wildlife

Stunning Photos Illustrate the Diverse Beauty of Greenland's Natural Landscape

With over three-quarters of its land covered by the only permanent ice sheet outside of Antarctica, Greenland may not be the first place to pop into your mind when you think of "vacation," but a gorgeous Flickr photostream by nonprofit organization Visit Greenland just might make you book your next …

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Landscapes at Bosque del Apache NWR

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archatlas: Cabin Vindheim Vardehaugen AS Cabin Vindheim is situated deep into the forest, in the alpine landscape close to Lillehammer / Norway. The cabin is inspired by the classic image of a snowbound cabin with only the roof exposed above the snow. By extending the gables all the way down to the ground, the cabin becomes part of the snowy landscape. In spite of a compact floor plan (55m2) the cabin is spatially rich and generous due to the sloping roof and the various uplifts. From the main bedroom and the mezzanine you can even gaze up at the stars and enjoy the northern light, while lying in bed. During winter you can easily walk on top of the cabin and even sledge ride or ski down the sloping roof. Images and text via

Photographer Captures Mystical Beauty of a Foggy London

102 Shares<p>Comments<p>A very talented photographer named Radu Negru, also known as “The Radu” managed to capture the unspeakable and mystical beauty of …

Why your social media images should be landscape(d)

You know what the problem is with social media?<p>It’s that every different social media network requires <i>different</i> sized images.<p>It’s incredibly annoying …

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This Is Your Brain on Nature

When we get closer to nature—be it untouched wilderness or a backyard tree—we do our overstressed brains a favor.<p><b>When you head out</b> to the desert, David Strayer is the kind of man you want behind the wheel. He never texts or talks on the phone while driving. He doesn’t even approve of eating in the …

Cat People Vs. Dog People: Can't We All Get Along?

As humans, we're predisposed to have hard opinions on things. Often this serves to our benefit (e.g. racism is bad, pizza is good). But on occasion, it can get us into trouble. Especially when we apply these rigid perspectives to areas that don't warrant them. Case in point: cats and dogs.<p>Apart …

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7 Great Island Vacations—No Passport Required

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