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US man admits building remote control for 'KKK' X-ray device intended to kill Muslims

Eric Feight, a control systems engineer, pleads guilty to providing material support to terrorists<p>A New York man who admitted building a remote control for a mobile X-ray device intended to kill Muslims has been sentenced to eight years in prison.<p>Eric Feight, 57, pleaded guilty in 2014 to providing …

Britain's 50 greatest days out (perfect for the bank holiday)

The Midlands<p><b>1. Alton Towers, Staffordshire</b><p>Among the stomach-churning highlights are Nemesis, Air and Oblivion (a vertical drop of more than 180ft). This year saw the launch of the first “virtual reality” rollercoaster, “Galactica”, where riders use headsets to experience a space adventure.<p><b>Price:</b> on …

After Swype, HTC taps China's TouchPal for new Android keyboard

Tech-savvy users may have already come across TouchPal when trying different keyboards on Android and iOS 8 (and maybe even Windows 8), but it looks like a whole lot more people will be introduced to it soon. According to the Shanghai-based keyboard developer, HTC is replacing Nuance's Swype with …

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The real scandal of zero-hours contracts: HMRC’s greed

Cue the <i>Guardian</i> headlines of ‘exploitation’ in ‘Dickensian’ Britain. Nearly 700,000 people are now working on zero-hours contracts, a rise of 100,000 in just one year.<p>Is that really such a problem? Not among the many people who want flexible work because they want to fit the business of earning …

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Hammock Camping in Cold Weather: A Hammock Lover's Guide To Staying Warm

<i>One of the common concerns with hammock camping is how to stay warm without the insulation provided by a tent enclosure. Thanks to this great guest</i> …

7 Tips for Hammock Camping Beginners

Over the past couple of years, we’ve seen the popularity of hammock camping skyrocket, as backpackers have realized that hammock systems can be more …

How To Turn A Beer Can Into The Only Camping Stove You'll Ever Need

You can whip one of these up in a matter of minutes. They’re so easy to make and they work really well. First find yourself some scissors and a …

Just Jeff's Hammock Camping Page

<i>How Do I Stay Warm in a Hammock?</i><p><b>Table of Contents</b><p>Introduction<br>• Bulk Comparison<br>• Pads and their tricks<br>• Undercovers<br>• Overcovers<br>• Underquilts<br>• Spear PeaPod<br>• Pull-Up …

This Might Be The World’s Best Camping Hammock

When you’re camping, there are a few different options for sleeping. Bring an air mattress if space on the ground and in your tent allows. Sleep on …

Survival Grenade | By Zaps Gear

The Z.A.P.S. Gear Survival Grenade is the ultimate lightweight, compact personal wilderness survival kit. The Marine-designed waterproofed kit …

How To Make Sure You Always Have Paracord With You

<b>Share it!</b><p>There are many clever ways of carrying paracord in your kit and on your person.<p>But don't forget the basics.<p>Why do we want to carry …

Six Knots You Need To Know

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Wood Ash and Its 10 Survival Uses - Preparing for shtf

Wood ash is nothing more than the burnt remains of wood and the ash typically represents about one percent of the initial wood weight. The …

Firelighting: Preparation And Attention To Detail

<b>Share it!</b><p>Students on Frontier Bushcraft courses learn that good preparation is the key to successful fire-lighting. Photo: Paul Kirtley<p>Preparation …

6 Strategies to Lighten Your Bug Out Bag

Is it time for BOB to go on a diet???<p>One very popular question I get is about Bug Out Bag weight. Unfortunately, it’s never that there is TOO MUCH …

How to Backpack Better With a Hammock

Introduction: How to Backpack Better With a Hammock<p>I started camping with a hammock a few years ago while on a week-long backpacking trip. I brought …

7 Survival Tips That Could Save Your Life. #2 Is Awesome!

Here are 7 must see survival tips from Household Hacker.<p>Have you ever wondered how to filter water, keep away the mosquitos or how to make a solar …

Learn This: Pack Smarter

Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>52<p>52<p>SHARES<p>When I see that guy on the trail with a tent, banjo, puppy, and pony keg swaying from carabiners, I’m just …

Paracord Sword Handle Wrap

<b>Paracord Sword Handle Wrap</b>.<p>time to get this on my tomahawk…

This Gear Took Us Around The World

What clothes, computer, ice axe, and backpack does a photographer and writer for an adventure travel site fall back on when he's going to be going up …

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15 Ways To Start A Fire

Fire starting is at or near the top of all survival checklists with redundancy of method also on the list. In reality, keeping the fire alive is …

How To Hang Your Hammock: The Only Guide You'll Ever Need

Not a day goes by where we don’t get asked a question from a customer who’s curious about how to best setup their hammock.<p>Whether it’s setting it up …

How to Start a Fire Without Matches | The Art of Manliness

There is a primal link between man and fire. Every man should know how to start one. A manly man knows how to start one without matches. It’s an …