Is Climbing Mt Everest Worth it?

Is Climbing Mt Everest Worth it?

Mountaineering is supposed to provide the experience of a lifetime, a noble exercise alone or with a guide and a few climbing partners in a sort of perfect harmony with nature.  The beauty of the mountain, the silence of high altitude and the sounds of the glaciers...
Do Animals Feel Real Emotions?

Do Animals Feel Real Emotions?

Stories about how animal behavior resembles that of humans are being reported almost daily.  More than 70 years after Konrad Lorenz, the Austrian zoologist and father of ethology (the study of animal behavior) who received the Nobel Prize in Medicine in 1973, first...
Top Travel Destinations of 2020

Top Travel Destinations of 2020

The start of the new year brings with it new resolutions and aspirations. While some pledge to live a healthier lifestyle and exercise more, others plan to use their time to capture experiences and travel more. Traveling allows for the opportunity to immerse oneself...
Getting Your Cat to Exercise

Getting Your Cat to Exercise

As any cat owner can attest to, getting your feline to choose exercise over a cat nap can be challenging. Cats are docile and mellow pets that do not require as much physical activity as their canine counterparts, but a little regular exercise is still encouraged....