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Perfect Snow Causes Million-Dollar Impulse Buys Among the Super Rich

Last winter, the stars aligned for skiers across the western half of the United States. Resorts such as Aspen in Colorado, Park City in Utah, and …

How to Make a Hobo Stove | The Art of Manliness

The humble hobo stove traces its origins back to the Great Depression. No. 10 tin cans had become a standard package of food stuffs like coffee and …

Camping

How "SuperAgers' Maintain Cognitive Abilities

New research discovers the brains of some 80+ year old individuals look 30 years younger, a finding that is associated with higher social …

The Brain

42 Experts Share their 3 Best Survival Tips When Lost in the Wilderness

Introduction<p>Just the thought of being alone in the wilderness gives most people a panic attack. And while it is good to be aware of all the dangers …

2 inches a month: California sinking faster than ever, infrastructure in danger

The rate at which land across vast areas of California are sinking due to overconsumption of groundwater is higher than ever, with some places …

Ten Massive Military Disasters of History

For every victory, there is a defeat. Some are worse than others, however. Some victories are brought about by military blunders committed by the …

The Sudan Archaeological Research Society | Fieldwork : Kurgus

The first campaign of the joint SARS-British Museum project at Kurgus investigated the Hagar el-Merwa in detail, surveyed the archaeological sites in …

Archaeology

This Is the Perfect Itinerary For a 6-Day Southern U.S. Road Trip

World-class Southern city Charleston anchors the route.<p>Can there be anything dreamier than a good ol’-fashioned Southern road trip. Spectacular …

First Look: Upcoming 2017 Outdoors Gear

The twice-annual Outdoor Retailer trade show, held next week in Utah, is a mecca of gear. Thousands of brands debut products for the coming year. …

Logikcull raises $10M to let lawyers analyze documents at the speed of a thousand interns

As entertaining and interesting as made-for-TV lawsuits (like the O.J trial) are, they always leave out one key element. The hundreds of hours of research that goes on behind the scenes to prepare for an important trial.<p>Before any big trial a lawyer (and their associates and interns) has to find, …

Open Thread - Bingo?

5 Things You See Notifying The Families Of Dead Soldiers

In many military movies, the arrival of a green-clad soldier at a family home with a folded flag in hand often signifies both the fall of a hero and …

U.S. Army

Fashion shows, Ready-to-Wear and Accessories Collections

Explore the latest CHANEL Fashion shows, ready-to-wear Accessories Collections and Haute Couture. Discover all the Fashion news and events on the …

Ready to Wear

Day 2 Nevada: Pioche to Baker

Nevada

People With Most Diverse Ancient Human DNA Found

The worldliest people on the planet could be Melanesians, according to new genetic research.

Best Trekking Poles

Since starting this site, we have been able to conduct dozens of trekking pole reviews from online start-ups to big name retail brands. <b>One thing we</b> …

Top 10 Climbs

Top 10 Climbs from National Geographic.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything</i><p><b>Mount Khuiten, Mongolia</b> <br>In Mongolia, it’s easy for a traveler to be quickly swept away by the endless green steppes, the heartiness of the Kazakh nomads, and the rolling landscapes that define the Altai …

Mountaineering

Sleep Tracker: Track and Optimize Your Sleep

Seven cycling "faux pas" I made when I first started cycling

Nobody is perfect, and I’ll be the first to admit, I’ve made my fair share of cycling “faux pas” as I became more enthusiastic about my daily cycle. …

Roads