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Experience A Flying Safari Tour in Alaska, And Other Bold Vacation Ideas That Break The Mold

Erin Kelly | Posted 12.16.2014 | Travel

Do you want to spend your next vacation sitting idle on a beach towel, or riding high on a flying safari tour of Alaska? Good answer. To kicksta...

Must Do Adventures in Iceland

HUMANITY.TV | Posted 12.10.2014 | Travel
HUMANITY.TV

During the four weeks of production for our first Humanity for iPad issue in Iceland, we made sure find the some of the best adventures possible. Here, we've boiled them down to our eight favorites. Let the adventure begin...

Scuba Diving Between Continents in Iceland [VIDEO]

HUMANITY.TV | Posted 11.24.2014 | Travel
HUMANITY.TV

Thanks to glacial runoff and a long filtration journey through Iceland's volcanic underground, the water pouring into Lake Thingvellir is some of the cleanest in the world. That's very apparent than in the Silfra Rift, the tectonic boundary between the Eurasian and North America plates.

Vestiges of Thyroid Cancer

Tanya Rasa | Posted 11.10.2014 | Healthy Living
Tanya Rasa

Yes, I face challenges in my life as a result of the vestiges of thyroid cancer. There are days that I don't have the energy to get out of bed, but I do anyway. There are days that I can't think clearly, but I laugh about it and keep trying. Why? Because every day is a miracle to me.

Write Your Own Life Story!

David Kanegis | Posted 11.04.2014 | Fifty
David Kanegis

Do you sometimes wonder where your life's heading? Not clear and a bit apprehensive about what's going to happen in the next chapter.

Why I Bared It All At A Nude Beach -- With My 75-Year-Old Mother

Sherry Stanfa-Stanley | Posted 12.13.2014 | Fifty
Sherry Stanfa-Stanley

Halfway through my year of new mid-life adventures, I embarked on my most challenging experience yet. I pushed past the anticipated horror and viewed it pragmatically. When visiting a nude beach, I figured I should bring along three things: sunscreen, an extra-large towel, and of course, my 75-year-old mother.

The 12 Top Bucket List Restaurants In America

Abby Tegnelia | Posted 12.10.2014 | Taste
Abby Tegnelia

Here are NiC's picks for the dozen most "wow" restaurant dining experiences in the U.S. with food so good, one meal is worth the price of the entire vacation. Here they are, in alphabetical order.

Guatemala's Pacaya Volcano: A Secret Oasis for Marshmallow Lovers

Joshua Estrin | Posted 12.07.2014 | Green
Joshua Estrin

When the ancient Egyptians came to know the properties of a wild herb with a sap that could be mixed with honey, they found it so special that they re...

Man With Terminal Cancer Gets 1 Last Christmas, Chance To See Daughter Get 'Married'

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 09.26.2014 | Good News

Sometimes it isn't until you're told your time is limited that you begin to truly make every moment count. When Frank Henderson, 60, of Shoreline, ...

Seinfeld Knows An Easy Trick To Get Through Your Bucket List

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.26.2014 | Comedy

A lot of people nowadays have bucket lists, but Jerry Seinfeld has discovered how to make yours even better. The comedian turned 60 this year and b...

10 Things I Want to Do Before I Die

Jinna Yang | Posted 11.25.2014 | Travel
Jinna Yang

Fingers crossed -- I'm sharing 10 specific things I definitely want to do before I leave this little world, and I won't quit until I cross every single one of these off my list.

There's No Whining in Grape Stomping

Stacey Hatton | Posted 11.22.2014 | Taste
Stacey Hatton

Grape stomping was like that for me. I was discovering new territory, like the settlers who had traversed the swales of Kansas before me. Although I'm fairly certain the early adventurers weren't rewarded with wine, corn and glow sticks.

Kicking The Bucket List

The New Yorker | Posted 09.12.2014 | Healthy Living

Given the daunting agenda of international crises—in Ukraine, Syria, Iraq—with which world leaders contended at the NATO summit in Newport, Wales,...

Bad For Kids: New Scooby-Doo Movie Makes Ugly Stereotypes About Beauty

Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. | Posted 11.08.2014 | Parents
Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D.

understand what Warner Brothers was trying to do but am appalled at the way they went about it; and surprised that no one up the line questioned those underlying assumptions, especially in this day and age with the sensitivity to body issues.

The Nectar List

Sierra Vandervort | Posted 11.03.2014 | College
Sierra Vandervort

It's a lot like a Bucket List, but instead of listing the things we want to do before we kick the bucket, we list the things that have been the nectar of our existence so far.

60 Years Old and Out of Work

Peggie Walsh | Posted 11.02.2014 | Fifty
Peggie Walsh

I remember when the company my Dad worked for closed down. I was out of college and on my own. I guess I didn't think it was that much of a catastrophe, except when my Mom complained about him "hanging around the house too much."

How To Make Your Dream Trip A Reality

IndependentTraveler.com | Posted 08.28.2014 | Travel
IndependentTraveler.com

If you have a travel bucket list and want to start checking things off it, here are some tactics to get you started, keep you on track and get you there.

A Better Idea Than a Bucket List

Jane Adams Ph.D. | Posted 10.27.2014 | Fifty
Jane Adams Ph.D.

Instead, I've taken a last look at my worn, tattered bucket list, crossed off things I don't care a hoot about, and divided what's left into categories labeled "Still Theoretically Possible."

The Simple Act That Will Ignite Your Sexual Fantasies

Erica Jagger | Posted 10.26.2014 | Fifty
Erica Jagger

Little did I know last spring, when I did my first boudoir shoot, that being photographed would become an erotic experience in itself, one that mimics the experience of having sex. There is the phenomenon of getting turned on fantasizing about the upcoming encounter.

15 More Things To Add To Your Teenage Bucket List

The Huffington Post | Jessica Kane | Posted 08.14.2014 | Teen

Give yourselves a pat on the back, guys -- teens are working harder today than ever before (but you already knew that). The problem is, between attend...

Travel: 5 Amazing Luxury Hotels

Abby Tegnelia | Posted 09.29.2014 | Travel
Abby Tegnelia

Summer means travel, and time to think big, from private bungalows in the tropics to romantic Tuscan villas and stunning escapes closer to home. Behold, the five luxury hotels on the CS Bucket List.

8 Infinity Pools You Have To See To Believe

trivago | Posted 09.27.2014 | Travel
trivago

There may be no better way to truly soak in a destination this summer than by lazily lounging beside one of the world's most beautiful infinity swimming pools.

What Would You Do If You Only Had Hours To Live?

Dianne Harman | Posted 09.11.2014 | Fifty
Dianne Harman

My husband and I were in Seattle recently visiting our son and daughter-in-law. My son was debating whether or not to take a position he had been offered at a large increase in salary. We were discussing it and he made the statement, 'But I don't know how many lunches I have left.'

11 or So Things I Don't Want to Do Before I Die

Sybil Adelman Sage | Posted 09.09.2014 | Comedy
Sybil Adelman Sage

There are two things I would like to do before I die: Use up most of what's in our pantry and use my miles. More important is what I don't want to do before I die, like...

The Bucket List Trip That Changed My Life Forever

Lois Alter Mark | Posted 09.07.2014 | Fifty
Lois Alter Mark

I wrote my first bucket list when I was in my 20s. And it was really more of a wish list. I wanted to visit all 50 states. All seven continents. All seven Wonders of the World.