Descend Through Waterfalls with These Daring Canyoneers
To the uninitiated, canyoneering might look like sheer madness. To sporting pioneers, that’s exactly the draw. Canyoneering requires hikers to rock climb and hold their breath through waterfalls as they rappel down seemingly bottomless canyons. For these brave climbers, one wrong move could mean the difference between life and death. Tune in to "That's Amazing" every Sunday at 9pm on The Weather Channel.
What can drones teach us about waterfalls?
Aerial drones offer a whole new perspective on one of nature's most majestic wonders.
100 Waterfalls: Record Flash Flood in the Grand Canyon
By Ned Perry In August 2008, I witnessed the largest rain event in my ten years of working as a river guide in the Grand Canyon. As I pulled my boat into t
11 Amazing Waterfall Hikes in America
From the majestic cascades of Yosemite to amazing swimming holes in Tennessee, these postcard-worthy waterfall hikes are must-do adventures.
If the resource fits, use it! (But what fits?)
The following material is taken from my session for the November 2018 Tennessee Foreign Language Teachers Association. If you read me much, you know that I agree with the broader field that asking "Authentic or learner material?" as a guide for choosing resources is the wrong question. The real question is this: What is going…
Why I Volunteer: Jerry's Waterfall Adventure
The North Country Trail Association has an incredible roster of volunteers who build and maintain the North Country National Scenic Trail. Each volunteer has a story of “why” they got involved. Here’s Jerry’s story about a unique location in North Dakota that he wanted to share with the world. That’s how he first got involved. What’s …
How to Fit In Every Workout
These productivity hacks will help you cram every workout you want to do, recipe you want to cook, QT with your family/guy/friends, a great career and more
Royal Fit Tips From Queen Sunny
Sunny Mathews is the Queen of the Virtual Fit ‘n Fabulous Chapter which has 231 Members from 38 States and 5 countries who have an i...
How to Fit the World’s Biggest Indoor Waterfall in an Airport
No one has ever cut a giant hole in a bagel-shaped glass roof and dropped water nine stories in the ground. Until Singapore's Changi Airport called on a water design firm called WET.
How Fandom Helped Me Find A Place To Fit In
Growing up between two languages and cultures, I felt like an outsider. But when my love of reading brought me online, I found connections all over the world.
Tips on how to stay fit after retirement
Angie and Eddie Holmes of Long Beach have been active their whole lives. They now serve as presidents of the Gulf Coast Running Club and the Gulf Coast Bicycle Club, respectively. Listen as they give advice on how to stay fit.
This is what people do when they don't fit in at work
They could even help by disrupting the status quo.
How can the observable universe fit into one photo?
Viewing data through a logarithmic lens allows scientists to conceptualize and analyze massive numbers and distances.
Inspired by the beloved Thai novel "Beyond the Painting" by Siburapha, and a Thai musical of the same name, this version was in part conceived by noted Broadway lyricist/librettist/director Richard Maltby, Jr, who has here written artfully poignant lyrics set to haunting music by his composer collaborator David Shire (together as a team on such works as Starting Here, Staring Now, Closer than Ever, Baby and…
Are You Fit? Five Ways to Find Out
It’s that time of year when party hosts bid us to hit the dessert table, but the weather bars us from hitting the gym. If you’re like me — eager not to feel guilty about skipping your health routines and perhaps hoping to get a jump on your New Year’s resolutions — try asking yourself this simple question: “Am I fit?” And why would you do that? Because your current degree of fitness is a key indicator of how well …
The 10 Different Kinds of Depression Prove the Condition Is Not One-Size-Fits-All
Not all depression is alike. There’s a permanent expression of sadness on his or her face. While this depiction of depression is true for many, the reality is that depressive disorders can take all kinds of different forms, come in various intensities, and can strike anyone, says Karla Ivankovich,
Columbia experts share tips to get fit and stay fab
As far as New Year’s resolutions go, it doesn’t take a search engine query to know that getting in shape tops the list. But, expensive memberships and workout outfits aside, it all comes down to several key measures.
Why 4-year college may not be the best fit for your child
false As a young person, I always assumed I would go to college. Both my parents went to private 4-year colleges and I just thought that’s what you do after high school. I didn’t really question it.
New year, new you? How to get fit and do your bit
Matthew Jenkin discusses the initiatives that encourage people to give back to their community or a charity while exercising
Analyzing UK’s rising recruiting class: Who Cats have and how they fit
Kentucky has 18 commitments for its football recruiting class of 2019 so far. Moses Douglass is the headliner for UK’s incoming group, but several others look like they could be impact players in college.