The Art of Travel: How I stopped hating my vacations and loving them instead

Most of us never learn the Art of Travel and we're worse off for it. For many, taking vacations remains a stressful, painful, and exhausting experience. It doesn't have to be this way. Travel is supposed to be relaxing, rejuvenating, and even life-enriching. After all, that's what "Eat, Pray, Love" taught us, right?  Isn't travel the antidote … Continue reading The Art of Travel: How I stopped hating my vacations and loving them instead

Why Digital Health Apps Won’t Save Us

A Digital Health App Won't Help You Get Fitter, Live Longer, and Sleep Better Touted as the ultimate fitness app, the Fitbit is a marriage of digital health with wearable technology. The device and app sold by the millions. Turns out that Fitbit's heart rate tracking is dangerously inaccurate.  Fitbit is meant to help you … Continue reading Why Digital Health Apps Won’t Save Us

An Open Letter to President Anote Tong from the Republic of Kiribati

The following is a letter I wrote to President Anote Tong from the Republic of Kiribati. It was inspired by a conversation he had with Chris Anderson, the curator of the TED Conference. 11 January 2016 Re: Climate Change and Kiribati: The way we can all make a difference! Dear Mr. President Tong, It saddened me greatly … Continue reading An Open Letter to President Anote Tong from the Republic of Kiribati