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Nature Calms The Mind, Brain Scans Prove

9/17/2010 // By Anne Cissel

I know how much calmer I feel when I’m surrounded by the natural world, but now there is really good science to explain why. New research published in the journal NeuroImage used brain scanning to monitor neural activity in people …

Time For Some Serious Play

9/17/2010 // By Anne Cissel

This week, National Wildlife Federation will turn Twitter and Facebook into a virtual playground – and inspire people to turn the computer off and play outside! 6 Ways To Play Along: 1. Tweet playfully: Whenever you have fun outside this …