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Best Sat Nav

Viewranger was the one, UK firm too.<p>spikeywelsh reacted to this<p>Your missus is best sat nav!!!<p>Sometimes you lot get mixed up with the direction of …

WHO HAS THE BEST 4-WHEEL DRIVE SYSTEM?

Features<p>WHO HAS THE BEST 4-WHEEL DRIVE SYSTEM?<p>There are basically two types of 4-wheel drive available on ATVs these days.<p>The first is part-time 4WD …

Supersize me: Giants of the smartphone world (pictures)

Thinnest (and lightest) large tablets

Even if you only want your tablet to be powerful and pragmatic, you have to admit that a thin tablet has its advantages. Thin tablets, after all, are slimmer, sexier and easier to handle. Also, their sleek profiles don't necessarily preclude them from including plenty of useful connections.<p>Because …

Gear & Gadgets

Road Trip: Ghost Towns of Colorado

If you're not careful wandering through Colorado's ghost towns you just might catch gold fever.<p>Popular tourist sights, challenging outdoor adventures, and lonely ghost towns await on this scenic loop through central Colorado.<p><b>Overview</b><p>During the late 19th century, gold fever roared through Colorado …

Squirrels escape climate change by taking over a ghost town

Bodie, Calif., is, technically, a gold-rush ghost town and a state historical park. But a more accurate way to describe it would be “squirrel …

Quadrocopter Tour Of A California Ghost Town

This is a beautiful quadrocopter tour of Bodie, California. In the late 1800's and early 1900's Bodie was a prosperous gold-mining town. By the …

The California Drought Is So Bad That A Flooded 1950s Ghost Town Was Exposed

The dry year California experienced in 2013 has left fresh water reservoirs with a fraction of their normal reserves and slowed the normally full American River so dramatically that brush and dry riverbed are showing through in areas normally teeming with fish.<p>"We can't make it rain, but we can be …

Leaving Las Vegas: ghost towns and alien encounters in rural Nevada

Viva Las Vegas! When Elvis Presley sang those words 50 years ago, he captured the essence of the famous desert resort city. Vegas is always full of life, from the surging crowds along the sidewalks of The Strip to the dramas playing out around the tables in its many casinos. There comes a time, …

How the sands of time have almost swallowed a German ghost town in the Namibian desert

“I always liked abandoned buildings; it's like they’re frozen in time,” says French photographer Romain Veillon. “You can see and smell what people used to do there ten, 20, 30, or even 40 years ago. There is a unique atmosphere in these places.”<p>As a child, Veillon explains, he enjoyed exploring …

Abandoned mine could yield clues to stopping global warming

An abandoned mine in California is providing scientists with important data that could lead to a possible new weapon to fight global warming.<p>Massive amounts of the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide vacuumed from smokestacks or the air could be permanently locked up in a type of tight, magnesium-rich …

Carbon Dioxide

California: Park scraps gold mine tour after spending $3.5 million

California's Gold Rush may have started at Sutter's Mill in Coloma, but Empire Mine in Grass Valley proved to be among the largest gold-producing mines in the state. For more than two decades, the state historic park had plans to relive those glory days by taking tourists on mining carts into the …

El Dorado Canyon Mine Tour Near Las Vegas

The Wild West seems to have a bit of a legend that can be traced back to the formation and creation of Las Vegas. However, long before the bright …

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Digital Photographer

Getting to Know Picasa - a Free Image Editor and Browser by Google

15 Tips for Successful Fireworks Photography

15 tips for successful fireworks photography: what camera settings to use, what equipment do you need, how to set up and get the most colorful …

Fireworks

How to Take Photos in Low Light

Images of night scenes never fail to impress. Night-time images have great ambiance, something which is often absent in flat, bright, daylight …