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What’s the Best New Gear for Less Than $40?

Last week, the world’s top outdoor brands launched next season’s gear at the Outdoor Retailer trade show in Salt Lake City, Utah. Over three jam-packed days, I saw hundreds of products, much of which was eye-wateringly expensive. But there were also plenty of downright affordable options. Here are …

Camping

22 ways to earn passive income

Making money while you sleep.<p>Has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?<p>After reading books like "Rich Dad Poor Dad" and "4 Hour Work Week," I became interested obsessed with making passive income.<p>Whenever someone needs additional income, the stereotypical suggestion offered is to "get a part-time job."<p>But …

Real Estate

16 Quotes From Successful People About Self-Improvement

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Success

goTenna Portable Off-Grid Communication Device Review

The goTenna is thin, sleek, and lightweight device designed to circumvent our dependence on the grid for communication in times when there is no …

Off-grid

9 U.S. Drives You Have to Take in Your Lifetime

It's so easy (or is it?) to hop on a flight these days; paid time-off is limited, and travelers want to get the most out of their vacations -- which, to many, means more time spent in the destination. But we've all heard it before: <i>It's the journey that counts, not the destination.</i> While we find …

Hiking

70 Best Bodyweight Cardio Exercises | Men's Health

These resistance-training movements are so effective at annihilating calories for several reasons, he explains:<p>1. They work multiple muscles at once, skyrocketing your metabolism during <i>and</i> after your workout.<p>2. They can be made easier midset so you never have to stop and rest.<p>3. They can be done …

Nanoparticle-based windows could switch colors on demand

One day, you might not need special bulbs to give your room's lighting a different hue -- you'd just tell the windows themselves to change. Rice University researchers have discovered that you can change the colors transmitted through glass by sending a voltage through pairs of gold and silver …

Educational Travel: Why You Should Try It

Mark Twain once said "Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do, than by the ones you did do. So, throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover." This is in essence what traveling …

Mark Twain

12 sites that will teach you coding for free

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>entrepreneur.</i><i>com</i><i>.</i><p>By John Rampton, Entrepreneur<p>There was a …

Online Education

5 Exercises That Are More Effective In Shaping Your Body Than Running

Everyone wants to be in shape. But not many people absolutely love working out and running. However, there are a variety of exercises you can do in …

A 22-year-old former addict wrote a script about life in rehab — now his famous dad Rob Reiner turned it into a movie

But the Reiner household has been anything but happy, as the legendary actor/filmmaker's son, Nick, 22, has been battling drug abuse since his late teens.<p>Most families would want to keep that part of their lives as hidden from public view as possible. But Reiner admits that at the darkest moments …

Jurassic World

Genius Core Exercises | Men's Health

Take the plank: Most people are familiar with it. And they probably know a few variations, like the side plank or the single-leg plank.<p>But in this video, Gideon Akande, a strength coach and two-time Gold Gloves champion from Chicago, shows you 22 variations of the exercise—from beginner to brutal. …

When You Shouldn't Follow Your Heart

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I’m 17 and sitting in my high school guidance counsellor’s office. She’s asking me what I want to do with my life and I have no idea.<p>“What are you really passionate about,” she asks. Awkward silence. What I want to say is playing computer …

Entrepreneurship

Amazon’s Echo Takes A Step Closer To Becoming The Heart Of The Smart Home

The Echo just got IFTTT support, opening the door for Amazon’s Siri-in-a-can to connect to all sorts of services and smart devices.<p>When Amazon first announced the Echo–an always-on speaker slash Siri-in-a-can tied into the company’s services–we were bullish about it. Although the Echo couldn’t do …

Smart Homes