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California man's killing at campsite could be linked to 7 past shootings

June 30 (UPI) -- The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is looking into whether the death of a man shot and killed while camping with his …

New Jersey Is Dealing With A Tick Species That Is New To America

Looks like a bunch of New Jersey residents survived the winter. But that is not really good news.<p>On Friday, the New Jersey Department of Agriculture announced the latest follow-up to what was described in a February 2018 publication in the <i>Journal of Medical Entomology</i>. The publication detailed an …

New Jersey

Printable USGS Topo Maps

Launched in 2009, the US Topo Quadrangles project provides free online quadrangle topographic maps for anyone living in the continental United …

Mesmerizing Footage of a Brazilian Hiking Trail Submerged Under Crystal Clear Water By Heavy Rain

On February 2,2018, park guide Waldemilson Vera captured absolutely mesmerizing footage of a private hiking trail inside Recanto Ecológico Rio de la …

Land Rover's Explore phone won't flake out on a mountain hike

Ever had your phone battery flake out on you because it caught a chill? You're not alone.<p>On the surface, the modern smart phone is the ideal tool for the outdoor adventurer -- it's got maps, cameras, a clock, a compass, a torch and its lifeline to the civilised world. But the reality is that when …

Southern California’s Haunted Hiking Trails You Need To Know

Remote areas sometimes have a tendency to be creepy. They’re often desolate, and nature prevails. The crackling of twigs can lead imaginative hikers …

Tennessee mother and daughter among first humans to be infected by rat virus

Tennessee and 10 other states are home to the first known cases of humans infected by a rat virus, according to the Centers for Disease Control and …

Archaeologists in Egypt Discover 4,400-Year-Old Tomb

Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered a 4,400-year-old tomb near Cairo that contains rare wall paintings and is believed to belong to a high-ranking Egyptian priestess, government officials said on Saturday.<p>The tomb is thought to be that of a priestess named Hetpet, Mostafa Waziri, the secretary …

Archaeology

Scientists discover ancient Mayan city hidden under Guatemalan jungle

Researchers using a high-tech aerial mapping technique have found tens of thousands of previously undetected Mayan houses, buildings, defence works and pyramids in the dense jungle of Guatemala’s Peten region, suggesting that millions more people lived there than previously thought.<p>The discoveries, …

Archaeology

18 'healthy habits' you should give up in 2018

We all have them — habits we think are healthy because we heard them somewhere on the news or from a health-conscious friend. And no matter how much we hate them, we just keep doing them because we think they're good for us.<p>Take using BMI to tell whether you're a healthy weight. Is it really the …

31 Homemade Salad Dressings That Are Way Better Than Store-Bought

I'm a big fan of salad, but that hasn't always been the case. In the last couple years, I've gone from someone who'd maybe eat a dozen salads a year …

Healthy Eating

National Park Service to offer free admission on Aug. 25 for 101st birthday

The National Park Service is set to celebrate its 101st birthday this August 25th. And to commemorate the milestone, they are offering free entry to …

The Insight You Need To Eat Your Way Through Alaska

I'm sure you've heard the views in Alaska are amazing, but the food is even better.<p>After one week traveling in Alaska through Girwood, Anchorage, and …

The Best Day Hike in Every State

Nothing against life-list treks that take months to plan and weeks to hike. We live for those dream trips, too. But we live through dayhikes. The …

How to Remove Tree Sap from Hammock Straps

It really sucks when you get sticky tree sap on your hammock or tarp suspension system. It’s hard to get off and it spreads other parts of your …

Thousands of Atlantic salmon used the eclipse to escape into the Pacific

Salmon fishing communities in the Pacific northwest are desperately trying to catch an invasive species of Atlantic salmon that escaped from nets over the weekend. Cooke Aquaculture, which was farming the fish, blamed the fiasco on eclipse-induced high tides—though conservation groups are skeptical.<p>…

Salmon

These Are the Best Lobster Rolls in Maine

Where to eat if you're headed to Vacationland.<p>There is, effectively, no lobster roll that is not a Maine lobster roll. Connecticut may lay claim to a style of this seafood-shack favorite—served warm and doused in butter—but as warming water pushes lobstering up into the far northern stretches of …

People in rich countries are dying of loneliness

Sociologists have long been warning about the dangers of increased isolation thanks to aging populations, scattered families, and cultures that promote the individual over the collective. Now, new research analyzing previous studies suggests people who fall into the loneliness trap are 50% more …

Psychology

New Study Reveals the 10 Most “Outdoorsy” States in the Country

The outdoor industry is booming bigger than ever before. According to the Outdoor Industry Association’s 2017 National Recreation Economy Report, …

Australian teen just 'unfortunate' to be attacked by meat-loving sea fleas

It’s safe to go back in the water, says marine biologist who identified the miniature attackers as <i>lysianassid amphipods</i><p>The “meat-loving” marine creature that ate at the legs of a Melbourne teenager has been identified as a flesh-eating sea flea, known as a <i>lysianassid amphipod</i>.<p>Marine biologist Dr …

5 More Trails That Belong on Your Bucket List

Getting to know different trails around the country (and on occasion, across the globe) is one of our favorite parts of having writers from every …

19 Chicken Recipes That Are Ready in an Instant (Pot, That Is)

Versatile, powerful, and easier-to-use than conventional pressure cookers, the Instant Pot is one appliance we, and the food world at large, can't get enough of. One task it performs particularly well at is cooking up tender, juicy chicken in a fraction of the time roasting, broiling, or grilling …

Synchronized Fireflies: Lighting Up Congaree

Make time between now and mid-June for one of the world’s most impressive lightning bug displays at South Carolina’s Congaree National Park<p>Love is in the air this weekend in South Carolina’s Congaree National Park, the 26,000-plus acres of old-growth bottomland forest outside of Columbia. …

Camp Out On 200-Acre 'Glampsites'

An all-inclusive, Airbnb-style camping service puts campers on large swaths of private land. It will expand across the U.S. this year.<p><b>Whether you’re</b> …

Futurefarms Spacepot Hydroponic Grow System

Enjoy farm-fresh herbs at home with the Futurefarms Spacepot Hydroponic Grow System. This well-designed apparatus applies the Kratky method to grow …

Glacier National Park May Need To Be Renamed: Will Soon Have No Glaciers

It is all but inevitable that the United States, apart from Alaska, will soon be missing the glaciers that have dotted our country for thousands of years. There is no other place that symbolizes America’s glaciers like Glacier National Park in Montana. However, recent studies present strong …