Stay Healthy; Get Dirty
January 14, 2020
Studies of two people groups confirm that exposure to nature helps prime the immune system – among other benefits.
Music Is Noise to Monkeys
October 1, 2019
Experiments show that monkeys prefer noise over music, even though they have brain similarities with humans. A neuroscientist at the National Institutes of Health wondered if monkeys could relate to music like humans do. After all, their eyes probably see like ours; do their ears hear like ours? Katarina Zimmer at The Scientist tells the […]
Happiness Is a Walk in the Park
September 3, 2019
Studies continue to show that people are happier the more they interact with nature's beauty.
Created Designs for Good Health
June 22, 2019
Science keeps finding that good health is built into the Master Plan.
Be Thankful for Nature
November 22, 2018
The health benefits of nature should encourage us to step outside and take it in.
Nature Clears Your Head
August 26, 2018
Why does exposure to nature produce so many health benefits? Researchers found some possible reasons.
Nature Time Improves Health, Well-Being
July 17, 2018
Stressed? Depressed? Take a forest bath. Another major study shows that outdoor exposure is good for the body and mind.
Outdoor Play Is Good for Children
May 19, 2018
A program to re-introduce kids to the great outdoors says, "Dirt is Good."
Spiritual Benefits of Physical Fitness
March 4, 2018
Some Christians look down on exercise as a carnal thing that profits little. Can physical fitness affect the spiritual life?
What Your Body Needs
February 3, 2018
Most of us know some basic things our bodies need, but it's unlikely many people have heard of some of these requirements.
The Nature Effect: Observations Show the Benefits of Outdoor Education
January 21, 2018
In a world of eyes stuck to screens, some sage old advice is becoming trendy again: get out and smell the roses. We reported recently that discipline problems dropped significantly when prisoners were shown nature videos. Now, a study shows that young school children learn better outside. Teachers need no longer fear that going outside […]
Take a Breather
November 11, 2017
For health and well-being, breathe the fresh air of the great outdoors.
What Your Body Needs
February 14, 2017
In short, your body needs the great outdoors. Studies continue to show the benefit of hiking and camping in God's creation.
Your Body Needs Its Nature Medicine
July 17, 2016
Trapping yourself indoors most of the day? Studies show that health improves with outdoor experiences in nature.
Thank God for Nature
April 12, 2015
For your health and happiness, get outdoors and be grateful. Science is confirming Psalm 148.