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Can technology save you from a shark attack?

With shark attacks rising in countries such as Australia, some say the most effective way to prevent them could be personal repellent devices. Do they work?<p>In mid-January this year, during the heat of the Australian summer, shark scientist Charlie Huveneers set off towards the Neptune Islands, near …

Georgia:​ Must-See Day Hikes on the Appalachian Trail​

The beautiful state of Georgia is often celebrated on the trail as the first state for northbound thru hikers, and the finish line for southbounders. …

Top 5 Tips for Beginners To Become A Successful Angler

It might be the fact that you are addicted to fishing. Although you might be a novice, once you are able to master the fundamentals of angling you …

'London Bridge is down': the secret plan for the days after the Queen’s death

She is venerated around the world. She has outlasted 12 US presidents. She stands for stability and order. But her kingdom is in turmoil, and her subjects are in denial that her reign will ever end. That’s why the palace has a plan.<p><i>Support our journalism by becoming a member or making a one-off</i> …

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All-Purpose Citrus Dressing

(Used on Day 1, Day 2, and Day 3)<p>Homemade dressing comes together in minutes and is far healthier, cheaper, and fresher than bottled dressings with …

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Whip up Your Own Ranch Dressing

Ranch Dressing Recipe<p>Even Like Better Than Store-Bought<p>Updated January 03, 2018<p>When you try this cheap and easy recipe for ranch dressing, you'll …

Red Curry Chicken Chili Recipe

"Ground chicken, chickpeas and tomatoes are simmered in a flavorful blend of red curry paste, coconut milk and robust Indian spices for a twist on …

How to Thru Hike the Appalachian Trail: A 101 Guide

<b>Welcome to</b> <b>How to Thru-Hike the Appalachian Trail: A 101 Guide!</b> This resource is designed to help you understand everything you need to know about …

Yellowstone's Bear Biologist Explains How To Stay Safe In Grizzly Country

Yellowstone National Park says it averages about one Grizzly bear attack per year. But as the bear population rebounds in the West, park officials …

The neo-Nazi murder trial revealing Germany's darkest secrets | Thomas Meaney and Saskia Schäfer

The only known survivor of a far-right group accused of a series of racist killings is now on trial. But the case has put the nation itself in the dock<p>In the beginning, they were known as <i>die Dönermorde</i> – the kebab murders. The victims had little in common, apart from immigrant backgrounds and the …

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The American Climbing the Ranks of ISIS

John Georgelas was a military brat, a drug enthusiast, a precocious underachiever born in Texas. Now he is a prominent figure within the Islamic State. Here’s the story of his long and troubling journey.<p><i>Updated January 25, 2017</i><p>At dawn on a warm September morning in 2013, a minivan pulled up to a …

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Riding on a Desert Isle: Big Bend, Texas

“Half the pleasure of a visit to Big Bend National Park, as in certain other affairs, lies in the advance upon the object of our desire. Coming …

Black And White Americans View Historical Events Very Differently

A new study shows how you categorize important events is shaped by your race, as well as your age.<p>White and black Americans perceive history differently, according to a new survey of the most significant historic events in Americans’ lifetimes.<p>While both groups listed the Sept. 11 terrorism attacks …

How Climate Change Sparked the Syrian Conflict

Syria's drought, intensified by global warming, brought simmering political tensions to a boil.<p>The Syrian conflict has often been referred to as a …

The Woman Who Might Find Us Another Earth

Like many astrophysicists, Sara Seager sometimes has a problem with her perception of scale. Knowing that there are hundreds of billions of galaxies, and that each might contain hundreds of billions of stars, can make the lives of astrophysicists and even those closest to them seem insignificant. …

The Soccer-Star Refugees of Eritrea

Athletes from the national team plan a mass defection.<p>Around eleven o’clock on the night of October 10, 2015, Samson Arefaine learned that he had been selected to play on the national soccer team of Eritrea, a sliver of a nation in the Horn of Africa. For two months, he had been in a training camp …

After the Islamic State

As the caliphate crumbles, rival movements struggle for the soul of Sunni jihadism.<p>Last May, Abu Mohammad al-Adnani, the second most powerful leader in the Islamic State, hinted that the caliphate was crumbling. “Whoever thinks that we fight to protect some land or some authority, or that victory …

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6 Outdoor Goals for Your New Year's Resolutions

Here's to a New Year Filled With Adventure!<p>New Year's Eve is only a few days away and it's time to contemplate making New Year's Resolutions. Let's …

39 Mouth-Watering Crab Recipes

1 of 41<p>Mini Crab Melts<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 41<p>Boiled Dungeness Crabs with Fennel<p>3 of 41<p>Cracked Crabs<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 41<p>Shrimp-and-Crab …

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New hiking route connects Los Angeles to 67 miles of backcountry bliss

One of the newest backcountry trails in the West skirts the busiest city in the country.<p>The thoroughfare, dubbed the Backbone Trail, stretches about 67 miles through the Santa Monica Mountains that ring Los Angeles, and opened in June after more than 50 years in the making.<p>The trail, which connects …

10 Best Hikes In Europe - Adventurous

Every year millions of tourists flock to Europe to experience the best out of the continent. But what they are missing out while traveling in the …

This gluten-free and vegan thin mints recipe is an actual dream come true

We were scrolling through Instagram when we saw something that made our jaws just *drop* because, honestly, we never expected to be so #blessed that …

How to Salvage Syria

Donald Trump wants to smash ISIS. We agree. But he can do so by giving a large number of Syrians what they’ve always wanted: American protection.<p>The …

6 Myths About Suicide That Every Educator And Parent Should Know

There's a perception that children don't kill themselves, but that's just not true. A new report shows that, for the first time, suicide rates for U.S. middle school students have surpassed the rate of death by car crashes.<p>The suicide rate among youngsters ages 10 to 14 has been steadily rising, …

Mental Health

What Etsy Does When Things Go Wrong: A 7-Step Guide

An excerpt from Etsy’s upcoming debriefing guide outlines how you, too, can adopt the company’s blameless approach to understanding how things go wrong.<p><i>“The purpose of an investigation is to understand how things usually go right as a basis for explaining how things occasionally go wrong.”<br>—Erik</i> …

The I-5 Killer

Photo Illustration by Stephen Skalocky<p>With the 428th pick in the 1974 NFL draft, the Green Bay Packers selected. . . one of the most violent killers …

How Domino’s Pizza Reinvented Itself

I spent the last 18 months researching and writing a book on how organizations and leaders can do extraordinary things, even if they operate in pretty ordinary fields. You don’t have to be a programmer in Silicon Valley or a gene splicer in biotech to unleash exciting innovations and create huge …

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“All My People Are Gone” — Inside Iraq’s Largest Mass Abduction

Shortly after their town was recaptured from ISIS, 1,200 men were hauled away by Iraqi security forces. Six months on, more than half of them are still missing, amid fears of a dangerous cycle of retribution that bodes ill for the future.<p>SAQLAWIYAH, Iraq — Waving white flags, Mohammad Khalil Hassan …