These Skiers Are On Course To Become Afghanistan’s First Ever Winter Olympians

LONDON, March 4 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Sajjad Husaini and Sayed Ali Shah Farhang from Afghanistan’s persecuted Hazara minority make unlikely ski champions. But the pair, now training in the Swiss Alps, are hoping to become war-torn Afghanistan’s first winter Olympians. Husaini, 25, and Farhang, 26, are from the mountainous Afghan province of Bamiyan, famed […]

David Bennett: Crystallizing Thoughts for Winter

In the cold crisp air of winter and with the short day length we tend to slow and often use winter as a time for reflection and planning. Just as th… Read more: Meditation, Contemplation, Concentration, Personal Development, GPS for the Soul News Personal Development on Huffington Post

A Toptal Coder Shares His Journey Exploring the World While Escaping Winter

A digital nomad spreads the love of programming around the world. “Basically, I hate the winter. I love Argentina, I love my country, but when it gets cold, I go to a place where I don’t need a jacket. I can’t stand the cold.” Nico Mengual and I are talking on Skype, and I ask […]