Jorge Sanchez

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The Iceland Expedition That Went Terribly Wrong

Photo: Taylor Rees<p>Adventure filmmakers Taylor Rees and Renan Ozturk thought it would be a mellow working vacation: they’d capture footage of four young Brits as they traversed 250 miles of Iceland’s fissured terrain, starting in December. Aspiring explorers Charlie Smith, Stefan Rijnbeek, Angus …

Mountaineering

5 Pieces of Primo Meal-Prep Gear for the Campsite Gourmet

Here's some choice equipment for cooking like a pro in the wild. Toss the packets of dehydrated soup and make a real meal at the campsite instead.<p>1. …

Camping

You need to drive America's 10 quietest roads

Baseball, cookouts and days at the lake are some of America's favorite summer season pastimes, but there is no rite of passage greater than the …

OK4 Outdoor Knife

Winner of the prestigious Red Dot award, the OK4 Outdoor Knife is a simple 8.2-inch fixed blade with some cool features that will set it apart from …

Better Bonfire? Leave Out The Smoke

A double-wall steel case and unique ‘secondary combustion’ features create a new kind of campfire experience.<p><b>Backyard fire pits are pretty great.</b> But …

Outdoors Gear

9 Easy Backpacking Gear Repairs Every Hiker Should Know

<b>Retread Worn-out Heels</b><p>Apply a piece of cellophane tape along the perimeter of your clean, dry boot sole; the tape acts like a dam, keeping the new …

40 places every California kid must visit before growing up

As families start planning time off for spring break holidays and summer vacations, it's the perfect time for SFGATE to bring out its list of 40 spots around California that every kid should visit before growing up.<p>This travel bucket list for the California family takes you all over the Golden …

How to Hack Your Car Stereo to Add Bluetooth, Create Mobile Tool Stands, Cast Concrete Using Balloons & More

Part 2 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>Bluetooth Receiver for the Car</b><p>This is so cool! Laura Kampf's car isn't equipped with Bluetooth nor an auxiliary …

8 Camping Sites Within Two Hours of San Francisco

<i>This story is brought to you by the great people over at the Bold Italic. The Bold Italic is an online magazine, shop, and events hub in San</i> …

Cabinets Made Out Of Recycled Jerry Can by Danish Fuel • Recyclart

Some designers are very creative with raw materials such as Jerry Cans. We already showcased Gascases, a company which upcycle …

Gluten-Free Breakfast Ideas

We've been told time and time again: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Still, being on a gluten-free diet requires you to pass on the usual pancakes and breakfast pastries. Instead start your day with one of these tasty alternatives.<p>We begin by offering a hearty ham-and-cheese quiche …

9 genius bar hacks and tips everyone should know

Knowing how to drink at a bar goes far beyond just knowing what to order. Similarly, making a good cocktail at home requires more than just knowing the ingredients. From technique to terminology, these tips will help you look like an expert in the bar area.<p>If you're getting wasted with shots, well, …

Hacking

DIY Maker Tattoos

I have a minor obsession with making temporary tattoos. I think they are just so much fun – especially for parties and holidays. I really loved the …

Life hack: What’s the best programming language to learn first?

So, you heard that some developers make a lot of money with iPhone and Android apps, and you’re thinking about getting a mobile development gig for …

10-Minute Muscle Challenges Used by America’s Most Badass Trainer

Test your physical and mental strength while improving your fitness level across the board<p>Justin Miller<p>Some fitness challenges are just suffer fests. They’ll make your muscles burn, cause you to see double, and leave you swimming in a pool of your own sweat.<p>There’s nothing wrong with this type of …

26 Complete Proteins to Lose Weight and Build Muscle

There’s no denying that our culture is <i>obsessed</i> with eating protein. So it should come as no surprise that vegans and vegetarians are constantly …

Nutrition

Wipe the Confederacy out now: Southern haters have a sick new lie designed to hold onto Confederate flags, memorials

<b>(AP/David Goldman)</b><p>It’s actually the opposite of whitewashing history to finally be honest about slavery, the South and the Civil War<p>Musa al-Gharbi<p>July 16, 2015 3:51pm (UTC)<p>With the Confederate Battle Standard finally removed from the South Carolina Capitol grounds, many conservative commentators …

War

Turn your iPhone into a Super 8 camera

The iPhone is the gold standard for modern design – and that sometimes gets in the way of some of its amazing functions.<p>Take photo and video. Even the most serious photographers and filmmakers can create high art with an iPhone, but conventional cameras, no matter how clunky they seem today, were …

Cinematography

How to stay safe on your next camping trip

When the warmer weather hits, nature lovers like to take to the unbeaten path, packing up their tents, sleeping bags and campfire equipment to sleep …

21 Foil-Wrapped Camping Recipes

Because everything tastes better when it's cooked over a campfire.

Pilgrimage Across Zion: Traversing a Land of Otherworldly Scenery

By Michael Lanza<p>At the Lee Pass Trailhead in the northwest corner of southern Utah’s Zion National Park, a strong, chilling wind blasts us with air …

Apple's new iPhone update is making the home screen obsolete for me

There's one thing I've noticed above anything else so far — I barely ever navigate to the home screen.<p>That's because the new Siri Suggestions screen in iOS 9 has almost everything I need.<p>Siri Suggestions is a new feature in iOS 9 that "predicts" who you want to talk to, which apps you want to use, …

Apps

How to Render and Cook With Bacon Grease, Your Kitchen's Liquid Gold

Bacon grease is liquid gold. Here's how to render it the right way—and make the most out of it in your cooking.<p>When it comes to adding flavor and richness to your cooking, there's little better than bacon fat. As a bonus, you are required to cook and eat bacon before getting to the grease; a task …

The Fetterman Massacre

• <b>Author:</b> Dee Brown<p><b>Dee Brown’s authoritative history of Fort Phil Kearney and the notorious Fetterman Massacre</b><br>This dark, unflinching, and fascinating book is Dee Brown’s riveting account of events leading up to the Battle of the Hundred Slain—the devastating 1866 conflict that pitted Lakota, Arapaho, …

Minipresso Hand-Powered Portable Espresso Maker

Want to enjoy a cup of your favorite coffee during hiking? Take a look at Minipresso portable espresso maker, it may be a nice solution.<p>The …

Hiking in Patagonia: 15 Uses for Duct Tape

<b>Hiking in Patagonia</b> is for many people the culmination of many years of dreaming and planning. So if you’ve worked long and hard to make your …

Backpacking

11 tips to make you a Netflix master

Everyone loves Netflix. For $7.99 each month, it puts many of our favorite shows and movies at our fingertips and on nearly all of our devices 24/7.<p>And with its growing collection of original programming ("House of Cards," "Orange is the New Black," "Marvel's Daredevil," and more), Netflix keeps …

Remote Controls

iPhone’s encryption is so good, not even cops can get past it

Law enforcement has a love-hate relationship with the iPhone. Features like Activation Lock have helped crack down on smartphone thefts, but there’s always the lurking threat of someone asking Siri about 9/11 and accidentally dialling 911 in the process.<p>The latest issue police are butting heads …

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