I love to travel, to explore, and just generally to be outside. I know that it fills my soul with the fuel it needs to keep going. Now I know why. According to scientists, it inspires awe, which is a key component of building happiness and general wellbeing in humans. Have you been to the Grand Canyon? Visited one of the many great temples, cathedrals or other places of worship around the world? Been anywhere that made you feel small and insignificant, in a good way? This article from the Greater Good Magazine will help explain why that makes us feel so good.