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Review: Lifeproof Squamish 20L Backpack

The market for work backpacks that can double as rugged daypacks is pretty crowded. For years, many dedicated bag manufacturers have been engaged in …

The Ultimate Bug-Out Bag

That ragged guy on the street corner howling about the end of the world might be onto something. Think about it for a moment. Every morning it seems …

2018 Alaskan Flatbed Side Entry Camper

Alaskan Campers debuts the Alaskan Flatbed Side Entry, a hard side pop-up truck camper with an all-new side entry floor plan. Alaskan Campers has …

RVs

Hemp Is the Multibillion-Dollar Cannabis Opportunity Few Have Heard About

If the move to make it legal succeeds, entire industries could be revolutionized.<p>6 min read<p>Today, the U.S. is the world’s largest consumer of hemp products. But because of the federal prohibition imposed on cannabis and hemp, the U.S. is importing an estimated $100 million of hemp products each …

This $40 Device Adds Gigabit Ethernet to Your House Without Having to Install Anything

Even if you have fastest Wi-Fi, wired internet connections yield much faster streaming speeds, and allow you to watch your programs without …

Wi-Fi

This Son Built His Aging Dad a Chic & Sustainable Tiny House

For many seniors, tiny houses provide the most suitable living spaces because they're small, easier to navigate and require less upkeep. Undoubtedly, …

5 Reasons Why You Must Have a Side Hustle (Unless You're Happy Living Paycheck to Paycheck)

You're employer doesn't love you. If you want a more interesting and financially secure life, you'll have to build it after work.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Tony Robbins is famous for saying, “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve …

Entrepreneurship

BitTorrent inventor announces eco-friendly bitcoin competitor Chia

A bitcoin transaction wastes as much electricity as it takes to power an American home for a week, and legendary coder Bram Cohen wants to fix that. And considering he invented the ubiquitous peer-to-peer file transfer protocol BitTorrent, you should take him seriously.<p>Cohen has just started a new …

Bitcoin

If Xanax and Advil Had an Organic, All-Natural Baby, It Would Be These CBD Turmeric Capsules

If you're trying to ditch the prescriptions and over-the-counter pills in lieu of something all natural, we have a product you're going to want to check out ASAP. You already know that turmeric has been used for centuries as a natural anti-inflammatory that can outshine familiar drugs like …

Taxa stretches its forelegs with the Mantis camping trailer

After seeing the simple, ground tent-topped Woolly Bear at last year's Outdoor Retailer, it seemed unlikely that Taxa would keep going smaller …

Behold the booze that’s officially been ranked the best in the world

We’ve all got an aunt with <i>that</i> sign on her kitchen wall.<p>‘Life’s too short to drink bad wine’ it reads. She loves it.<p>Laughs at it every time. Spills …

Review: The 6 Best Fishing Kayaks, Put to the Test

Kayaks aren’t just for tree-hugging hippies anymore. Turns out these relatively inexpensive yet capable craft are perfect for chasing everything from …

Kayaking

Joe DiMaggio: 5 Reasons You Should Read About Greatest Baseball Player Of All-Time

You have probably heard about the legendary Yankees baseball player, Joe DiMaggio, who blew America away with his record-breaking 56-game hitting …

The World’s Best River Cruises

As ocean cruise ships get larger -- and become packed with even more over-the-top amenities -- river cruises offer a more intimate alternative to see …

The 100 Greatest Innovations Of 2016

Secret Santas, take note<p>Updated:<p>Looking for our 2017 Best of What's New list? Right this way.<p>Each year, <i>Popular Science</i> picks the 100 greatest new innovations in science and technology to feature in our Best Of What's New issue. These are the breakthroughs that will shape the future—and some may …

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The Best Everyday Flashlight Yet

This is it: The best flashlight I have ever used, at a price anyone can afford. It’s small enough to carry with you everywhere, easy to use, extremely well built, and almost impossibly bright. If you plan to buy a flashlight this year, buy this one. If you’re looking for a gift for someone, make it …

10 Ways to Ensure the Success of your Start-up

Start-ups. They can bring you millions of dollars or debts. It seems like everybody has a start-up these days. Which is good! Entrepreneurs …

8 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos

Are you a young entrepreneur looking for some inspiration? The first few names that pop up in your mind would be Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Mark …

Secrets of the soda bread masters

The most surprising one: the importance of letting the fairies out of the bread before baking to ensure good luck.<p>For decades, I assumed the cross my Irish grandmother cut into the top of her round loaves of soda bread in her upstate New York farmhouse was a traditional blessing. It was a natural …

Baking

The ultimate travel bucket list: 31 things to do in your lifetime

Wipebook Pro

Whiteboards are a great creative outlet, neither as final as paper nor impersonal as digital. They also tend to stay in one place. Enter the Wipebook …

14 Paleo-Friendly Pancakes Your Breakfast Deserves

<i>If you're sick of your boring breakfast routine, try one of these delicious, fluffy pancake recipes from our friends at PaleoHacks!</i><p><b>We rounded up the fluffiest grain-free Paleo pancakes to upgrade your breakfast!</b><p>Pancakes are a classic, comforting breakfast treat. As soon as a warm stack is set in …

Breakfast

DIY Bug Bite Stick To Instantly Relieve Itching, Pain & Redness

It’s that time of year and the bugs are biting!<p>As summer arrives and you venture outside for more adventurous activities, you will become a snack for …

A Guide to Raised Beds, Gardening in Raised Beds, Square Foot Gardening: Gardener's Supply

This kitchen garden is DIY, made with conventional lumber and the Raised Bed Corners.<p>THERE'S nothing like a well-tended vegetable garden with rows …

How Do I Layer for a Backpacking Trip?

<i>A:</i><p>I have a simple formula for what to wear during backpacking season (typically spring through fall): three layers up top, two on my legs, and one for my feet. This system regulates temperature extremely well and prepares me for just about any kind of weather I’ll encounter. And while it might …

How to make your own toothpaste and lotion – and help the Earth in the process

Reducing the amount you consume is hands down the easiest way to reduce your environmental impact. Buying less means less packaging to dispose of, fewer products cluttering your home and fewer items destined for the landfill when they break or become obsolete.<p>Living with less has significant other …

Cleaning

Garmin’s latest fitness trackers have impressive battery life & can automatically identify your activities

This morning, Garmin has announced two new fitness trackers. Building on a solid foundation from the existing lineup, today’s release includes two different models: the vívofit 3 and vívoactive HR. Each tracker is built for different needs with heart rate monitoring serving as the defining spec …

These headphones will give you a high like cannabis

<b>Get high with no hassle with these headphones that claim to replicate the effects of drugs.</b><p>For example, if you love the enhanced appreciation of …

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