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The Ultimate 90-Day Bodyweight Training Plan

<b>When I was a young man, I struggled with my self-image.</b> My brother was a “hulk” and played varsity college basketball all four years.<p>I, on the other …

Raptor XL Platform is a hardcore floating habitat for full-time fishing

Who says your hobby can’t be your home? Certainly not Raptor Boats, the Dutch company behind the Raptor XL Platform, which takes your fishing boat …

Fishing

17 Cheat Sheets Every Home Cook Should Know About

From baking hacks, to perfect pastas, to slow cooker shortcuts.

This time-lapse cell division film is not CGI

You might have paid more attention to cell division in biology class had you seen this timelapse video from filmmaker Francis Chee (below). It shows the cell division of an egg from <i>Rana temporaria</i> (the common frog) in such astonishing detail that it looks like a digital effect. Starting with just …

12 Foods You Need to Stop Buying — and 17 You Should Eat More

If you’re eating a mix of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and lean proteins, then you’re probably pretty far ahead of the nutrition curve. But even …

Rhubarb for rookies: how to grow spectacular stalks

Nothing holds the hands of winter, spring and summer like rhubarb. Grateful as I am for July’s sharp stalks to partner the sweetest of summer’s strawberries, it is in March that I love rhubarb best. The vivid pink of early spring’s home-grown forced rhubarb comes with the return of noisy dawn …

Cancer Genes Can Exist Outside Our Chromosomes

It's survival of the sneakiest.<p>Cancer sucks, in no small part because many types of tumour eventually develop a knack for dodging our best treatments.<p>…

This résumé landed me interviews at Google, BuzzFeed, and more than 20 top startups

I also crafted, revised, rewrote, and continuously edited my résumé.<p>This résumé landed me interviews at Google, BuzzFeed, Oscar, and nearly two dozen other top startups.<p>I also got interviews for full-time jobs at a major political campaign, a huge government contractor, and a billion-dollar …

9 Better Ways to Do a Push-Up

The standard push-up is one of the most essential strength moves you can master. It works your chest, arms, abs, glutes, and even your upper back. …

Workouts

The most efficient road trip to visit every national park in the lower 48 states | Adventure Sports Network

There isn’t a better time than right now to go visit national parks. Considering this August the National Park Service is celebrating its 100th …

Escape and Evasion: Running for Your Life

Written by Orlando Wilson on The Prepper Journal. <i></i> <i></i> <i></i> <i></i> <i></i> 4.1/5 (80) <i>Editor’s Note: This article was generously contributed by Orlando Wilson. If you have</i> …

A Beginner's Guide To Installing Magic Lantern On Your DSLR

Magic Lantern is free software that runs on Canon DSLRs to give them enhanced features with more control for shooting video. It's like custom …

16 Homemade Trail Mixes For Very Happy Snacking

After realizing how easy it is to make your own trail mix, you'll ditch the store-bought kind for good. Infinitely tastier and healthier, DIY trail mix allows you to precisely measure everything that goes into it and customize it to your preference. These trail mixes make for the perfect desk-side …

Healthy Eating

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. …

Light & Fast: 14 Ultralight Backpacking Tips

For backpackers, going ultralight is easier (and less expensive) than you might expect. Our contributor stepped back to give tips on reducing pack …

17 Travel Skills Every Twentysomething Should Know

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Hiking Gear Check List

Exploring our national parks and other wild places for photo opportunities is more enjoyable when you’re properly outfitted. The key is to protect …

The Best First Aid Kits For Campers

100 Shares<p>Share Email Comments<p>This week we asked our readership, <b>“Do you have a first aid kit in your truck camper?”</b><p>A good number of the 40-plus …

RVs

How to Make the Ultimate Garage Workbench

For the past six months, I've been hammering and banging on a flimsy folding plastic table. That's right. I'm a full-time DIY and how-to blogger, a …

Lil’ Bug Out Shelter: Versatile, Ultralight, Floorless

The Seek Outside Lil’ Bug Out Shelter is a component-based tent system. It adapts to varying temperatures, group sizes, and uses. Contributor Jarrett …

You've Never Seen Cinnamon Rolls Quite Like This

These recipes reimagine cinnamon rolls as waffles, pull-apart bread, muffins, and more. These food hybrids will have you wondering why you never thought to whip up these renditions before.

Breakfast

Backpacking Gear Tips: 20 Beginner-Friendly Ways to Drop Weight (Without Breaking the Bank)

July 18, 2016<p>To many new backpackers, time spent on the trail can seem like a chore. You load up your heavy backpack with 40 pounds of gear until …

15+ Handy Charts to Make You Better at Baking

You will never grow weary of baking thanks to these inspiring charts. From quick tips for beginner bakers to tried-and-true cookie and cake recipes, these graphics deserve to be pinned now so you can bake well later.

Dessert

Make This Portable LED Light Panel and Take Better Pictures

Lighting is everything, so build this DIY light panel to give your photos a boost.<p>Don't let poor lighting ruin an otherwise great photo. A portable LED fill light can add the extra dash of illumination you need, and if you don't want to pony up for a new one, you can make your own. Check out the …

Portable

Camp Stove Types: Which Is Best For You?

Eating a warm meal in the woods requires <i>cooking</i> in the woods. But what camp stove is the best?<p><b>Depending on your outdoor plans, you have options in</b> …

Map & Compass: How To Navigate And Orienteer

You’re running through the woods, a map in your hand. A compass points direction as you race the clock, looking for hidden flags.<p><b>This is</b> …

Dream Park

From giant robots to haptic spiders, the real future of virtual worlds<p>By Adi Robertson & Ben Popper<p>My partner and I step through a portal and into a bright, vaguely Mayan temple. I pick up a torch to light the way, and we set off on our adventure: over the course of less than ten minutes, we find a …

Ultralight backpack has stronger-than-steel frame

The carbon fiber frame on these two backpacks is the key, weighing in at a tidy 10.5 oz (298 g), or about the weight of a can of soda. But this isn't …

This self-watering herb garden is completely idiot-proof

It's not always easy to keep house plants alive. Most are self-effacing by nature — they're background decorations. Spend a few days at a business trip and oops, your basil or cilantro is gone.<p>Fortunately for you cold-blooded plant killers out there, a new product can stop you from claiming more …