Places to visit in Kashmir

Kashmir in India is a piece of heaven on Earth, period! This former princely state is claimed by both India and Pakistan – who would want to give up a paradise? Read further to know about the most beautiful places to visit in Indian controlled Kashmir.

Celebrating the Landscapes for People, Food and Nature (LPFN) initiative, 2011-2020

On October 8th we celebrated the Landscapes for People, Food and Nature (LPFN) initiative, which is wrapping up after nearly 10 years. The initiative, which began in 2011, has fully achieved its goal of advancing integrated landscape management (ILM) as a means to improve food production, ecosystem conservation and sustainable livelihoods around the world, through …

Black Rock Desert Wanderings

The professor and pandemic life has, unfortunately, limited Aubrey and my opportunities to explore over the past year. However, two weeks ago we finally got away for Nevada Day–a statewide celebration of Nevada’s admission to the union 8 days prior to Abraham Lincoln’s re-election in 1864, made possible by a $70,000 (today’s dollars) telegram of …

How Can I Boost My Immune System Before Traveling?

There is a good chance the coronavirus will never go away. This has gained acceptance amidst health regulators and professionals. However, you don’t have to worry either regarding Coronavirus or any other disease if you build up a strong immune system.  If you are planning a travel, following these immunity-boosting health tips can shield your …