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Bill Weir outdoors
By Heidi Wachter
Journalist Bill Weir on how storytelling can break down barriers and connect us all.
Photo illustration of a tree, birds and recycling sign
By Michael Dregni
Consider these strategies for producing less carbon in your own daily life.
Komal Ahmad smiling in front of glass wall
By Heidi Wachter
Komal Ahmad is using technology to create a world where no one is hungry — and she's looking for recruits to join her movement.
audrey-sutherland
By Heidi Wachter
New editions of kayaking pioneer Audrey Sutherland’s classic books provide inspiration for anyone looking to make a solo journey.
Unexpected-Smog-Problem
By Michael Dregni
Everyday household products, including cleaners and personal-care items, contribute almost half the pollutants in the atmosphere.
Ticks
By Jon Spayde
Lyme disease is one of the fastest-growing infectious diseases in the U.S. Here are some tips to prevent tick-borne illnesses.
Live With Less Plastic
By Michael Dregni
Ditching plastic is good for the planet — and your health. Here are some tips to help reduce your plastic consumption.
Guided by Nature
By Heidi Wachter
Explorer Tristan Gooley on how to plot a course using the sun, stars, sea, weather, plants and animals as your guides.
Garbage Islands
By Heidi Wachter
Find out what you can do to decrease the amount of plastic in the Pacific, Atlantic, and Indian Oceans.
A picture of an empty door frame situated in a field of grass
By Stephanie Granada
Digging in the garden, walking by a river, and enjoying some sun during lunch do more than just lift your spirits — they’re good for your physical health, too.
By Experience Life Staff
Go behind the scenes with free diver and clean-water advocate Kimi Werner to learn why nature motivates her.
Kimi Werner
By Heidi Wachter
Honoring nature has helped world-class spearfisher, free diver, chef, artist, and environmental advocate Kimi Werner find her purpose.
Kallie Thomson
By Casie Leigh Lukes
How your stuff is made matters, says founder of 31 Bits.
Herbs in an Eggshell
By Kaelyn Riley
Nourishing and biodegradable, eggshells make the perfect seed-starter pots.
empty-nest
By Heidi Wachter
Recent findings reveal sharp losses in bird populations across Europe. Scientists think agricultural pesticide use may have a role.
Reed Diffuser
By Kaelyn Riley
A simple, DIY method to fill your home with healthier fragrances this holiday season.
flower-butterfly-bee-nature
By Heidi Wachter
A 76 percent drop in flying insects in German nature reserves has some experts concerned about an “ecological Armageddon.”
Safe Havens
By Heidi Wachter
Animal sanctuaries provide rewarding opportunities for volunteers and vacationers.
By Experience Life Staff
Go behind the scenes at our cover shoot with Lauren Singer and learn how she’s cut back on waste — and why she’s passionate about helping others do the same.
Lauren Singer
By Heidi Wachter
Zero-waste advocate Lauren Singer is helping people lighten their environmental footprint — one container at a time.
yellowstone
By Heidi Wachter
A new book highlights the diverse group of humans — including maintenance crews, wranglers, and scientists — that protect and conserve America’s first national park.
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