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20 Insta Captions For Artsy Nature Pics That'll Have Your Wanderlust Blooming

ByJasmine Vaughn-Hall
Nature walks are so peaceful. No matter what season you decide to explore a national park, beach, or even your own backyard, you can expect a sense of tranquility. Mother Nature is always changing, and for those of us who like to capture those…

People Who Appreciate Nature Are Happier, Healthier And More Innovative

ByJohn Haltiwanger
There's nothing quite like being deep in a forest, completely separated from the touch of humankind. It provides an inexplicable sense of tranquil awareness. The only sounds are those of your own footsteps, the wind, rustling trees and the movements…

Science Says People Who Live Near Nature Might Sleep Better At Night

ByTaylor Ortega
Bad news, big-city dwellers: A recent study published in Preventive Medicine links quality sleep to Mother Nature. The study, sampling 245,000 Americans nationwide, reported those who live near greenery and bodies of water experienced fewer nights…

Science Says Seeing This One Thing During Your Commute Is Great For Your Mental Health

ByJordan Bissell
Every time I've had a job that required me to commute to an office every day, I really treasured the time I spent in transit. Because I've been lucky enough to live in cities with plenty of parks and green spaces, I've always loved watching nature…

The Most Breathtaking Images Of Man And Nature

ByJulian Sonny
The world is such a vast and mysterious place that to this day we still do not know too much about. In fact we know about the universe than we do about our ocean alone. However if there is one thing we do know, it is that man and nature go hand in…

Björk Says She's Into Bestiality: 'I Get Turned On By Nature'

BySheena Sharma
Native Icelandic and alternative pop singer Björk wants you all to know nature turns her on. Yes, as in sexually. According to a new interview with the Evening Standard, Björk has always found animals sexy, despite also liking what much of the world…

How Getting In Touch With Nature Can Revive Your Mind, Body And Soul

ByBlair Nicole
Ah, the great outdoors. There’s nothing quite like waking up and walking outside to sit by the lake and breathe in fresh air, away from all the stressors of everyday life. With summer coming to a close, most people have their schedules jam-packed…

7 Powerful Things Nature Can Teach You That Nothing Else Can

ByAlyssa Samson
We’re surrounded by white noise — TVs are constantly buzzing in the background of restaurants and bars, music emanates from your radio, computer or iPod, the cacophony of a car alarm or sirens outside of your window — all white noise. And among this…

What Each Zodiac Sign Needs To Survive Camping, Because Nature Is Calling

ByRoya Backlund
Summer is just around the corner, and if you haven't already started planning a camping trip, what are you waiting for? There's no better trip to take during the warmest and most spirited season of all. From taking a refreshing dip in a crystal…

This Video Of A Volcano Erupting Reminds You Just How Powerful Nature Is

ByJake Cappuccino
Nature is one scary mother. Well, maybe scary isn't the right word; it sort of sells Earth short. How about I say this instead: Nature is so goddamn, terrifyingly awesome that sometimes I literally can't sleep at night thinking about the incredible…

How We Can Put An End To These Heartbreaking Interactions With Nature

ByBrooke Wiland
With our ever-expanding world, the human race and wildlife are forced to learn how to cohabitate. Between the death of Harambe, the Disney gator attack, the hot spring death at Yellowstone and the bison calf that was euthanized after tourists put it…

This Jeep Being Swallowed By Flood Waters Proves Mother Nature Always Wins

ByRobert Anthony
Don't mess with Mother Nature - even if you're supposedly built to withstand her. If you've been keeping up with the recent news on the raging Texas flood this year, it'll be no surprise to you that a Jeep Wrangler was effortlessly swallowed by the…

Disney World Is Opening Up A Brand New Resort, But You'll Have To Wait To Book

ByLizzy Rosenberg
If you've ever taken a trip to the East Coast's version of the happiest place on earth, you're most likely somewhat aware of how much each of its four theme parks have to offer. From food and wine tours at Epcot, to character breakfasts in the Magic…

50 Unpredictable Places Around The World To Get In Touch With Nature (Photos)

ByJohn Haltiwanger
Travel rejuvenates our bodies and minds while breeding enlightenment, solidarity and understanding. Nature strengthens our physiques, combats stress and induces self-awareness, insight and innovation. When you combine the two, magic happens. While…

The Best Glamping Hotspots In The World To Reconnect With Nature & Completely Relax

ByJordyn Kraemer
Coming from a girl who lives in New York City, I can vouch that sometimes a trip to the “great outdoors” for a whole week really doesn’t sound super enticing. Whether it’s the nightly encounters of bugs, creatures, and critters, or the general lack…

The 9 Best Tips You Should Know If You Want To Get Into Hiking This Summer

ByGeorgina Berbari
As the weather gets warmer, you might be considering taking your workout outdoors to soak in all that vitamin D. And if you've ever dabbled in hiking, then you know taking on the trails is such an incredible way to connect with nature, clear your…

The Truth About Why We're All So Obsessed With Meghan Markle & Prince Harry

ByCaroline Burke
Do you remember where you were when Prince William married Kate Middleton? Because I do. I remember streaming the momentous occasion on my laptop in my high school's study area in between classes, with all of my friends huddling around to get a…

This Floating Home Is Solar-Powered To Keep Mother Nature In Mind

ByKaylin Pound
Everyone knows it can be hard to find a home that is both stylish and environmentally sustainable. Thanks to Italian architect Giancarlo Zema, finding an eco-friendly waterfront house just got a whole lot easier. Behold, the WaterNest 100. When it…

25 Captions For Your Summer Hiking Pictures, Because Nature Is Calling

ByRachel Chapman
Summer's here, which means you should head outside and bask in the sunshine. It's actually the perfect time to finally go on that hiking trip you and your friends have been talking about for weeks. Not only are you spending quality time with your…

9 Places To Travel In 2018 If You Absolutely Love Nature, But You Live In A City

ByAnnakeara Stinson
I would love nothing more than the upcoming new year to be filled with travel — and hopefully, to many places of natural beauty. Since I live in New York City, it can be particularly difficult sometimes to feel in touch with the outdoors in the…

This Instagram Account Of Naked Butts In Nature Is Actually Everything

ByKate Ryan
The genius behind the account GetYourAssIntoNature combined the two most popular photo themes on Instagram: naked butts and sunsets. I am seriously kicking myself right now for not thinking of it first. Montana State University student Aidan Weltner…

Nature And Stuff: 9 Reasons To Prioritize A Camping Trip This Summer

ByAlyssa Evans
With the arrival of summer comes a growing desire to get away, jump in the car, roll the windows down, turn the music up and drive until we reach the shoreline. With the beautiful, warm weather and longer, breezy nights, it’s the best time of year…

The 'Men Of Outdoors' Will Make You Want To Spend More Time In Nature (Photos)

ByKaylin Pound
If you're looking for some eye candy to sweeten up your day, look no further. Remember when we introduced you to the Instagram account featuring gorgeous guys sipping wine? Well, we recently came across another "hot guys" account filled with steamy…

Homicide Or Not, Let's Not Forget The Nature Of Sandra Bland's Arrest

ByJason Wittmer
On July 10, Sandra Bland was arrested after a traffic stop for failing to signal before a lane change. On July 13, Bland was allegedly found hanging in her jail cell from "self-inflicted asphyxiation." In the following weeks, Bland's family members,…

This Nature Mockumentary About 'Peacocks' Is All You Need To See Today

ByIzabella Zaydenberg
In my seven years working in fashion, I have seen a lot of weird shit. I'd list them all here, but I don't want lawyers coming after me with pitchforks and torches. The weirdest, by far, has been Fashion Week. It's like everyone dresses like a…

Science Says Living Near This One Thing Might Be Great For Your Heart Health

ByJordan Bissell
Whenever I'm feeling gloomy, I sometimes want to just stay in my pajamas all day and drink copious cups of tea. While there's definitely a time and place to laze around on the couch, I've realized it's usually more helpful to get out of the…

5 Ways Aquarians Prove There Is Depth To Their Free-Spirited Nature

ByValerie Mesa
Most people associate Aquarians with naked hippies who are running through fields of sunflowers. Although that is one of their many hats, there are several other ways to define this infamous water bearer. Aquarius is ruled by the odd and unusual…

Skip The Booze For These Nature-Filled Trips On Your Best Spring Break Yet

ByCollette Reitz
When you hear someone talk about spring break, it usually conjures up images of six-packs (of both beer and flat abs) and tanned up college kids ready to party. Sometimes, though, you might want an actual vacation that doesn't include hangovers.…

7 Reasons You Should Give Geminis A Chance, Despite Their Flirty Nature

ByTara Chloe Dusanj
Gemini is easily the most misunderstood and misdefined sign in the Zodiac. People automatically assume that just because Gemini is symbolized by "the twins," they are "two-faced" or "two people." Being "two people" is one way of putting it, but…

Take Your Yoga Flow To The Beach & Enjoy The View With These 6 Powerful Poses

ByGeorgina Berbari
It's that time of year when literally all of us are itching for those summer days that seem so close, and yet are still so far away. Still, if you're like me, then you don't hesitate for even a second to drive down to the beach as soon as the…

4 Ways Internet Dating Has Made Ghosting Second Nature

ByJen Ruiz
Ghosting isn't a new phenomenon by any means. For decades now, women have sat by the phone, waiting for men to call, and they never did. The difference with our generation is the ease and impersonality with which people are discarded nowadays, and…

Show Mother Nature Who's Boss By Winter-Proofing Your Skincare Regimen

ByGillian Fuller
Skincare woes top the list of reasons why I hate winter. Blistering winds and sub-zero temps wreak havoc on my skin, and by this time of year, I’m ready to throw in the towel and hide out in my apartment until spring. I know I’m not alone, though.…

These Incredible Photos Of Glacier Caves Show Nature's True Beauty

ByKaylin Pound
There's no denying that winter can really suck. But at times, this chilling season can also be quite beautiful. Case in point: the ice caves discovered by Brent McGregor and Eddy Cartaya within Mount Hood. Since discovering these incredible icy…

This Video Will Make You Completely Rethink How You Interact With Nature (Video)

ByLauren Martin
"You rush home to watch an electronic reproduction of life." Do you have five minutes for your mind to be blown? Five minutes for one video to say everything you've ever thought about the state of our society and the world we inhabit? Five minutes…

Add Nicaragua To Your Bucket List If You're Young, Broke And Looking For Adventure

ByGeorgina Lawton
Nicaragua is full of stunning surprises. Its reputation as backpacker heaven is only really emerging now, as the country is still taking its time to scramble to its feet after a bloody revolution which raged from 1978-1990. But today, the country…

8 Animal Sex Positions That Prove Nature Is Freakier Than You

ByGigi Engle
Sometimes I'm just like, "I wanna have sex like a frog. I want my boyfriend to impregnate me by spitting his sperm all over my back and letting it drip down to fertilize my eggs." OK, not really. But I have you interested now, right? Ah, it's June.…

5 Reasons There's No Denying The Badass Nature Of A Scorpio

ByAmanda Fama
When I tell people I'm a Scorpio, most of them don't believe me. They tell me I'm "too nice" to belong to such a sign, as if being a Scorpio automatically turns you into an undesirable, narcissistic bitch with no mercy for anyone who crosses…

How The Ruthless Nature Of Men Has Forced Women To Become Guarded

ByJoe Welkie
In today’s world, dating is difficult for everyone. Finding the right person to settle down with has never left the depths of peoples’ minds. We all want to find that special someone — a soul mate with whom we can live happily ever after. After all,…

'Camping With Dogs' Perfectly Pairs Man's Best Friend And Nature (Photos)

ByGillian Fuller
Anyone who has ever met me, even in passing, knows that I am an all-inclusive animal lover. Animals are the best, guys: They're like living teddy bears that cuddle with you willingly. They won't steal your clothes like an annoying roommate or cheat…

Reuniting With Nature: 10 Thoughts All Outdoor Yogis Know Too Well

ByLeviana Coccia
In Toronto, there is yoga in the park all throughout the summer. Whether you’re an experienced yogi, or you're simply trying it out, instructors usually plan moderate-level classes with plenty of variations for people of all fitness groups and…

10 Ways To Make Sure You're Open To Love, Despite Your Independent Nature

ByCristina Conti
Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris' one-year anniversary is every Millennial's relationship goal. How have the girl who “can't make them stay” and the guy who has been known to “blame it on the night” come this far? Relationships are challenging for us…

Freak Of Nature Totally Shatters The Broad Jump Record At NFL Combine (Video)

ByJoseph Milord
Byron Jones may have played football at UConn, but at the NFL Scouting Combine, he proved he can jump just as well as any of the Huskies' basketball players. The 2015 NFL Draft prospect absolutely shattered the broad jump record at the combine and…

Find Your Roots: What Nature Teaches You About The Company You Keep

ByRyann Graham
Does anyone else find it increasingly difficult to keep up with people? Or to even want to, for that matter? I mean, if you would have asked me about my friends five years ago, I could have given you an ungodly amount of information about all 50 of…
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Why It's Human Nature To Lose Our Sense Of Reality When We Fall In Love

ByGigi Engle
There is no simple way to articulate what being in love feels like: It’s paradoxically everything and nothing, omnipresent and ephemeral, exhilarating and draining. And as anyone who has ever felt its seductive pull can attest, love is like a drug —…

Scary Ad Shows How Technology Has Taken Over The Lives Of Kids Today

ByGillian Fuller
Here’s a fun game: Ask your grandparents what they did for fun when they were kids. Then, ask your 8-year-old cousins what they do for fun now. Compare notes. Cry at the decline of humanity. That’s pretty much the premise of this video from Nature…

28 Captions For Your #NoFilter Pics This Summer, Because The Lighting Is Perfect

ByRachel Chapman
Let's be real — in the summertime, many of us are feelin' in our prime. The sunshine and blue skies put you on a natural high, and we all have a little more pep in our step as we're hitting up a pool party or barbecue with friends. Summer is the…

These Incredibly Beautiful Tattoos Are Made Using Real Leaves And Flowers

ByKaylin Pound
There's no shortage of insanely gorgeous tattoos to lust over on Instagram. But when it comes to creating some eye-catching ink inspired by Mother Nature, no one does it better than Rita Zolotukhina. Zolotukhina, who goes by the name rit.kit on…

These 3 Zodiac Signs Love The Mountains The Most, So Plan Your Perfect Fall Trip Now

ByValerie Mesa
Astrology validates so many things, especially when you're familiar with the energy of each zodiac sign, its astrological element, and ruling planet. For instance, these three zodiac signs love the mountains the most, and if you've studied the the…

Women Who Live Outside Of Major Cities Live Longer, According To Study

ByJake Cappuccino
Living in a huge urban center like New York City is pretty awesome, but it turns out all your friends who opted for the suburbs and greener pastures may have been onto something. According to a new study published in Environmental Health…

Baby Elephant Reunites With Mom After Being Sold For Tourist Rides (Video)

ByGillian Fuller
Another day, another adorable baby animal video. This one comes to us courtesy of Thailand's Elephant Nature Park, and features the heartwarming moment two elephants --mother and child -- reunite after four years apart. In 2011, baby elephant Me-Bai…