Rachael Kolde

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7 of America’s Most Stunning Trails to Hike Right Now

Be warned: These gorgeous photos of our National Scenic Trails may fill you with the irresistible urge to dust off your boots and backpack and get …

14 Planners That Will Make 2018 Your Most Organized Year EVER

What are your goals for 2018? To dream big, do more, and actually achieve your resolutions? We've got a planner for that. Or maybe it's just to keep …

Why Some People Take Breakups Harder Than Others

Part of it depends on whether they believe personality is fixed or constantly changing.<p>It’s a question that often plagues people after a painful break-up: <i>What went wrong?</i> As they work to figure out the answer, people typically create new relationship stories, analyzing the events leading up to the …

U.S. Stood By as Indonesia Killed a Half-Million People, Papers Show

BANGKOK — It was an anti-Communist blood bath of at least half a million Indonesians. And American officials watched it happen without raising any public objections, at times even applauding the forces behind the killing, according to newly declassified State Department files that show diplomats …

How Harvey Weinstein And Kenneth Cole Covered Up A Shady Deal

A case study in how Weinstein wielded power to get what he wants.<p>It was a surreal encounter, even before Harvey Weinstein mentioned the allegations of rape.<p>Weinstein was meeting with two attorneys. One, he was trying to undermine: Thomas Ajamie, a Texas trial lawyer, was investigating a highly …

These Are the Happiest Cities in the United States

Travel<p>National Geographic Explorer and best-selling author Dan Buettner searched for the happiest Americans. Where he found them will surprise you.<p>Who are the happiest Americans? Ask this question anywhere from Montauk to Maui and you’re bound to pique interest (you may even pick a fight). While …

Ann Arbor

The World's Most Epic Day Hikes

Adventure<p>These tremendous treks don't require an overnight bag.<p>Every trail offers a fresh adventure, whether you meander along a river, through a forest, or into a valley. With these 10 treks from around the globe, you'll take in views of gorgeous landscapes, challenge your abilities, and see a new …

National Parks

Justina Blakeney Is Your Decorating Soul Sister

If plant packed boho spaces are your thing, then you probably already follow in the footsteps of Justina Blakeney, The Jungalow founder whose first …

How to reduce brain inflammation with a keto diet

New research uncovers and replicates the mechanism by which a ketogenic diet curbs brain inflammation. The findings pave the way for a new drug …

At Least 6 White House Advisers Used Private Email Accounts

WASHINGTON — At least six of President Trump’s closest advisers occasionally used private email addresses to discuss White House matters, current and former officials said on Monday.<p>The disclosures came a day after news surfaced that Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law and adviser, used a …

Donald Trump

Top 10 books about consciousness

From octupuses that might be thinking with their arms to early humans’ blind obedience to gods, these are some of the best guides to the deep enigma inside ordinary life<p>What is consciousness? At first blush this question appears to be rather simple, but with further investigation, it quickly …

Top 10

"We Both Hold Full-Time Desk Jobs, but We Still Manage to Visit at Least 20 Countries Every Year"

Miles & Points Interview: <b>No Mas Coach</b><p>Jon and Ben write No Mas Coach to share with readers how to fly First or Business Class at a lower cost, no …

Frequent-flyer Programs

How to Practice Loving Kindness Meditation

Carve out some quiet time for yourself (even a few minutes will work) and sit comfortably. Close your eyes, relax your muscles, and take a few deep …

Meditation

Female orgasm self-help: Women getting hands-on in quest for better sex

Women yearning for steamier sex are taking matters into their own hands.<p>They’re part of a growing movement redefining how we view the female orgasm, …

Sigmund Freud

7 Adventures You Won't Believe You Can Actually Have

<b>"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." ~ Mark Twain</b><p>Travelzoo Deal Experts have compiled a list of …

San Francisco

Top 20 Habits for Happiness, Health, Productivity, and Success

I am fascinated with the habits that affect happiness, health, productivity, and success. I read everything I can get my hands on related to these …

Book Recommendations From A Therapist

I love self-help and self-improvement books.<p>The kids are out of school. I’m preparing for my summer vacation. That means it’s time to compile a …

Self Compassion

Solar-powered Floating Tidal House defies climate change with retractable legs

The home of the future needs to be able to handle the turbulence that climate change delivers at its door. Terry & Terry Architecture designed the …

Flight Deal: Nonstop to Iceland for $350 Round-Trip

Icelandair's major fare sale is offering flights to Reykjavík for a fraction of their normal cost from both U.S. coasts and Canada.<p>If seeing the northern lights is on your bucket list, Icelandair (the airline that started the country's transformative stopover program) has your back. The airline's …

Google Flights

10 Unforgettable Destinations For Your Honeymoon

Whether you're looking for a luxurious yet affordable island accommodation, the adventure of a lifetime, or a private and romantic getaway, there are plenty of destinations that will meet and even exceed your expectations.<p>Whether you're looking for a luxurious yet affordable island accommodation, …

Northern Lights

Viva vagus: Wandering nerve could lead to range of therapies

With outposts in nearly every organ and a direct line into the brain stem, the vagus nerve is the nervous system’s superhighway. About 80 percent of …

Study finds mechanism that causes normal cells to become cancerous

Researchers studying brain tumors said they have discovered a new biological mechanism that causes normal cells to become cancer cells, a finding that both challenges current treatment strategies and could lead to new approaches against the disease.<p>In a study published online Wednesday in the …

You Can’t Manage Emotions Without Knowing What They Really Are

At this point, everybody knows emotional intelligence matters in the workplace. Yet there are two aspects of emotions that make it hard for people to exercise their emotional intelligence. First, most people are still not completely clear about what emotions actually are. Second, even when we …

‘Alien megastructure’ star KIC 8462852 shows no sign of life

Searches for signs of extraterrestrial intelligence have come up empty-handed, forcing astronomers to think the ‘alien megastructure’ may be a natural phenomenon<p>The star KIC 8462852 exploded into the public consciousness in October when it was suggested that mysterious signals could be explained by …

5 Unusual Morning Rituals That Will Change Your Life

Tips On Overcoming Sleep Problems During Pregnancy<p>Published<p>2 weeks ago<p>on<p>July 3, 2018<p><i>Getting a Good Night’s Sleep in the Third Trimester is a Challenge</i><p>…

Dalai Lama: Religion Without Quantum Physics Is an Incomplete Picture of Reality

His Holiness on emptiness and entanglement.<p>Ever since Copernicus published <i>On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres</i> in 1543 to outline his heliocentric cosmology and thereby kick start modern scientific inquiry, an uneasy truce has existed between science and religion. Although Copernicus wasn't …

3 secrets to dealing with anger the right way, according to neuroscience

And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that's not going to be good for anyone…<p>I've talked before about how to deal with others who are angry and irrational, but how can you control those emotions in <i>yourself</i>?<p>Looking at the neuroscience, there's a right way and a wrong way to do …

A prestigious NYC hospital tried to fire 30 doctors and exposed a huge problem with healthcare in America

Steven J. Corwin, the CEO of New York Presbyterian, and Dr. Lee Goldman, the dean of Columbia's medical school, mutually decided to shut down the joint-family-medicine residency program.<p>The program places trainee physicians into a community health center in upper Manhattan that focuses on family …

Community Health

10 Haunting Documentaries That Are Stranger Than Fiction

Featuring serial killers, brutal maulings, and unsolved mysteries, documentaries can be far creepier than anything George Romero has ever …

Here's why a particle that barely exists won this year's Physics Nobel Prize

They're worth it, and the announcement of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics recognizes that, following related prizes in 1988, 1995 and 2002. Ironically, these near-undetectable particles can reveal things that cannot be seen any other way.<p>I could begin by telling you that neutrinos are elementary …