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Artist Walks Miles Through The Snow To Create Mesmerizing Landscape Art

Posted 12.12.2013 | Arts

Forget the paintbrushes, forget the canvas, forget the pencils and charcoal and pastels. All you need to make a mesmerizing artwork are your own two f...

Kate Sheppard

Can Cutting Down Trees Actually Help Save The Planet?

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

It may sound antithetical to what we usually hear about climate change, but cutting down some trees could actually be a good thing for our environment...

5 Game Changing Skis for 2014

Liftopia | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
Liftopia

With every new ski season comes new technologies that promise to let you skip the bunny hill and fly down the slopes in bigger and cooler ways.

Bizarre Discoveries Made In Snow

www.weather.com | Posted 02.09.2014 | Weird News

From Ötzi to the Siberian Queen, check out some of history's more fascinating frozen discoveries....

CHART: Which Costs More, Snow Or Insomnia?

CNBC | Posted 12.10.2013 | Business

CNBC: Millions of Americans might miss work Tuesday because of a snow storm expected to dump up to six inches of snow across the northeastern United ...

Snow!

| Posted 02.09.2014 | New York

By Trevor Kapp MIDTOWN — Only 99 days 'til spring! For now, though, New Yorkers are bracing themselves for the first real snowfall of the winter. ...

Government Workers Get Snow Day In D.C.

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.10.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Residents along the East Coast and in the Appalachians woke up to snow Tuesday and government workers and students in the DC area ...

Storm Brings Snow, Ice, Crashes

The Frederick News-Post, Md. | Ed Waters Jr. | Posted 02.08.2014 | Green

Nearly 8 inches of snow fell Sunday in parts of Frederick County, according to the National Weather Service, and sleet and icy conditions are forecast...

LOOK: These 13 Snowy Scenes That Show The Best Side Of Winter

Posted 12.08.2013 | HuffPost Home

Winter has yet to officially begin and the long dark days, slushy streets and chilly temps have already gotten to us. Tempting as it may be to crawl u...

Powerful Winter Storm Bears Down On Eastern U.S.

AP | Associated Press | Posted 12.08.2013 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — A powerful storm system that spread hazardous snow, sleet and freezing rain widely across the nation's midsection rumbled toward t...

Winter Is Coming (But It's Okay If You Don't Want It To)

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 02.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Dennis Merritt Jones

We don't have to pretend to enjoy the winter if spring is our preference, but what if we could consciously embrace the season, understanding it is a prerequisite -- a rite of passage -- for the spring to follow.

Ski Area Environmental Sustainability Efforts

Liftopia | Posted 02.05.2014 | Green
Liftopia

Protecting the environment is important to a lot of ski areas (as well as to most of their customers), and many have taken steps to reduce their energy consumption, increase recycling, and improve their overall environmental sustainability.

A Treatise on the Cold

Mawuena Akyea | Posted 02.01.2014 | Black Voices
Mawuena Akyea

Why does it seem that Africans always migrate to cold-ass places? There is a huge Somali population in Minnesota, the Bronx might as well rename itself little Ghana, Ethiopians do their thing in DC and I'm from Wisconsin. Did we all just miss the memo on Miami and L.A?

First Snow

Carissa K | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Carissa K

Pilgrims, pumpkins and holly jolly. For that brief moment, the first snow stopped meaning wet shoes, messy floors and runny noses and instead I allowed myself to see it through my children's eyes. To the kids the first snow meant surprise, smiles, imagination and bright-eyed wonder.

It's Snowing!

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 11.12.2013 | Travel

Yup, it's snowing. Many spots on the East Coast got a quick preview of winter today, as a November cold front from Canada brought Arctic air down to t...

Looking Up (Day 11)

Ben Saunders | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Ben Saunders

We cranked out 10.2 miles today; I can tell you that dragging two-and-a-half times your body weight for seven hours is a bit of a workout. It felt colder than the numbers suggested, though thankfully the wind stayed at our backs all day.

Ski Season Outlook

Home Away | Posted 10.21.2013 | Travel
Home Away

Seasons change fast in the mountains, and now that it's already snowing in the high country, this is the perfect time to take a look at what the 2013-2014 winter season has in store for skiers in the United States.

Wanted: Pregnant Cows

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

By Laura Zuckerman Oct 15 (Reuters) - Ranchers in South Dakota who lost large parts of their cattle herds to a winter storm are not as...

Arctic Adventure: Looking for Summer Snow

Stewart A. Swerdlow | Posted 11.09.2013 | Travel
Stewart A. Swerdlow

We live in Western Michigan, where the summers are delightful and fruits and veggies are in abundance. We thought, what a great idea it would be to go way north where snow still hangs around for July. So we did!

4 Fall Weather Threats You Should Prepare For

Posted 08.21.2013 | Green

From AccuWeather's Kristen Rodman: 1. Peak of Hurricane Season "All the ingredients necessary for tropical development come together in late Aug...

Nine Rock Songs That Should Have Been Sung by Somebody Else

John K. Herr | Posted 10.11.2013 | Entertainment
John K. Herr

Who killed rock-n-roll? The question will keep forensic scientists busy until Axl Rose is cloned and does it right this time.

4 Ways To Get Gorgeous Photos In Bad Weather

Brian Friedman | Posted 07.21.2013 | Weddings
Brian Friedman

Many couples I photograph plan to have some portion of their wedding outdoors. But what if it rains? The truth is that the rain (or even snow!) can actually add to the beauty of the moment and the style of the photo.

Global Cooling? Russian Specter of New Cooling Period Alarms Alaskans.

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 07.03.2013 | Science
Alaska Dispatch News

Snow fell on the Anchorage Hillside again Thursday. The National Weather Service was forecasting up to an inch by the end of the day. And for Alaskans...

Visiting a "Winter Wonderland" -- Switzerland

Elise Doganieri | Posted 06.09.2013 | Travel
Elise Doganieri

In my opinion, there's no better way to travel through Europe than by train. Europe has a fantastic rail system, and it's a more relaxed way to travel.

Fire on the Mountain: New Hike-To Terrain and Ullr Nights at Snowmass

Liftopia | Posted 05.25.2013 | Travel
Liftopia

When organized skiing began on Colorado's Snowmass Mountain in 1963, it's unlikely those early skiers, dreamers and developers could imagine how large and comprehensive the resort would become.