09/19/2013
Fall and its emerging warm glow signal it’s time to evolve. As the deciduous trees let go of the old to prepare for the new, perhaps it’s a great time for you to shed your old ways of eating and... read more
09/12/2013
Computer science professor Shimon Schocken is also an avid mountain biker. To share the life lessons he learned while riding, he began an outdoor program with Israel's juvenile inmates and was... read more
09/05/2013
From China to San Antonio, cities are using rental bike programs to create healthier commutes. Here are a few insights from some of the world’s best programs. Imagine having access to a bike no... read more
08/29/2013
Explorer Ben Saunders wants you to go outside! Not because it’s always pleasant and happy, but because that’s where the meat of life is, “the juice that we can suck out of our hours and days.”... read more
08/22/2013
Students all over the country are heading back to school. From the post-post-graduate student all the way back to the pre-schooler's first day away from mommy and daddy. If you're like me, you... read more
08/15/2013
During the summer break, children are parked in front of the television or computer more than ever, but inactivity at any age can result in developing chronic diseases, such as obesity, type 2... read more
08/11/2013
First, Keith Barry shows us how our brains can fool our bodies -- in a trick that works via podcast too. Then he involves the audience in some jaw-dropping (and even a bit dangerous) feats of brain... read more
08/08/2013
I have been home from Cambodia for two months now, however the lessons I learned remain in the forefront of my mind. My path crossed with people doing such brave and truly incredible work for the... read more
07/19/2013
Last fall, I studied abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina for a semester. I went with a group studying social movements and human rights, and had no idea what to expect. As part of my program, we... read more

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08/15/2013
During the summer break, children are parked in front of the television or computer more than ever, but inactivity at any age can result in developing chronic diseases, such as obesity, type 2... read more
08/11/2013
First, Keith Barry shows us how our brains can fool our bodies -- in a trick that works via podcast too. Then he involves the audience in some jaw-dropping (and even a bit dangerous) feats of brain... read more
08/08/2013
I have been home from Cambodia for two months now, however the lessons I learned remain in the forefront of my mind. My path crossed with people doing such brave and truly incredible work for the... read more
07/19/2013
Last fall, I studied abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina for a semester. I went with a group studying social movements and human rights, and had no idea what to expect. As part of my program, we... read more
07/11/2013
Man Makes Plans, and God Laughs. -Yiddish Proverb A few weeks ago, I found myself battling the worst case of poison oak I’ve ever had in my life...good times. In addition to the poison oak, I was... read more
07/01/2013
Neuroscientist Daniel Wolpert starts from a surprising premise: the brain evolved, not to think or feel, but to control movement. In this entertaining, data-rich talk he gives us a glimpse into how... read more
06/28/2013
                  I have a lifestyle where it’s hard to find time to accomplish everything daily without becoming... read more
06/20/2013
A school bus pedaled by kids, the world’s largest bike-share, and other innovations that are changing how we cycle. Dutch School Bus is a Bicycle Built for Ten Some lucky Dutch schoolchildren... read more
06/13/2013
This afternoon I was working on my computer when I came across an article on walking meditation. As I sat reading this article, it came to my attention that I had not moved from my office chair... read more

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