Michel Mailhot

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Is Your Back Out Of Whack? These 4 Simple Exercises Will Help Realign Your Spine

You can tell a lot about someone's movement patterns by their posture, and all solid posture starts with spinal alignment. Spinal alignment might not …

Folding the Folding Bookstand

By Christopher Schwarz<p>In Chris Schwarz Blog, Woodworking Blogs<p>2<p>The June 2018 issue of <i>Popular Woodworking Magazine</i> features an article I wrote about …

Woodworking

In the Land of Giants

<i>“No hay</i> <i>sinónimo</i> <i>para Dios más perfecto que la Belleza.”</i> John Muir’s dictum, originally published 80 years ago, rolls nicely off the tongue in Spanish. (Translation: No synonym for God is so perfect as Beauty.) The words are carved on the back of a wooden sign hanging at the entrance to Cementerio …

Juiced Bikes pushes the envelope with a new 40 mph fat tire electric bicycle

Electric bicycles have come a long way in the last few years. Despite originally being designed to provide cyclists with a relative amount of assistance, many companies are now pushing the boundaries of what can be considered a bicycle. From Vintage Cycle’s 36 mph retro-looking Scrambler to Onyx’s …

Tesla Adds Storm Watch Mode To Powerwall

Tesla updated the Powerwall and Mobile App with the addition of a new Storm Watch modeThe Storm Watch mode enables one to get info from Tesla about …

The Best Point-and-Shoot Cameras

09:00 am<p>Ditch the DSLR and say "sayonara, smartphone" with these awesome compact cameras.<p>Smartphones may be the most popular picture-takers in the …

How to Make Your Own Homemade Kombucha

First things first: Don't be scared of your SCOBY.<p>So you've heard the buzz about kombucha, the trendy fermented tea drink touted to promote …

10 Essential Reggae Albums To Own On Vinyl

In some quarters, reggae is treated as a singles music – those rare, much-sought 45s drive DJ sets and a rabid collectors’ market. But the …

Peninsula Papagayo is Costa Rica’s Best-Kept Secret

This off-season gem for adventure travelers should join your bucket list, stat.<p>Driving into the dry tropical forest—one of the last remaining on the planet—of Costa Rica’s Guanacaste province feels like you’re in a jungle video game. The road, which starts with asphalt then gives way to dirt, then …

The 8 best digital cameras for beginners:

The best digital cameras for when you need a step up from your smartphone.

This Amazing 8-Year-Old Girl Is Being Called a “Drumming Prodigy”

Artists of all ages can share their work with the world thanks to social media. Through platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube, creatives young and old are able to find fame, whether a preteen painter, a technologically talented grandma, or an 8-year-old “drumming prodigy” like Yoyoka Soma.<p>…

Drums

This Ice Cream Is So Healthy You Can Eat It for Breakfast

We’ve officially hit the height of summer, otherwise known as peak ice cream consumption season. While ice cream usually falls into the category of …

Recipes

5 Reasons Golden, B.C. Is a Summertime Must

Mingle with the wildlife in the Canadian surf town of Tofino

Traveling to the tiny surf town of Tofino, located on the west coast of Vancouver Island, is not for those predisposed toward instant …

Alberta finally has a Nordic Spa—and its location is perfect

From my seat in Kananaskis Nordic Spa’s hottest pool, I have a dramatic view of the snow-capped peaks and pine-dotted foothills that make the Rockies …

Patriot Campers Megatourer

In 2016 Patriot Campers took the 4X4 world by storm with the release of their LC79 Supertourer dubbed the "Black Truck", a highly-customizable, …

A House Built Around a Tree

A house that blends into the forest. The creator of the architectural firm A.Mason Architects and A.Masow Design Studio created the project “Tree in …

A debate over plant consciousness is forcing us to confront the limitations of the human mind

The inner life of plants arouses the passions of even the mildest-mannered naturalists. A debate over plant consciousness and intelligence has raged in scientific circles for well over a century—at least since Charles Darwin observed in 1880 that stressed-out flora can’t rest.<p>There’s no doubt that …

Get Plant-Based: Grilled Cauliflower Steaks With Miso Dressing

Say goodbye to burger envy. Plant-based main dishes at summer cookouts are often sad after-thoughts, but not this showstopper.<p>Slabs of fiber-rich …

Deal of the Week: Mountainsmith K9 Cube

Save big and stay organized with this dog-hiking essential.Summer means more trail time for you and your pooch, and the Mountainsmith K9 Cube makes …

Olsen: Discover Alberta’s Nature Hot Spots

There’s an old saying “the journey is the reward,” but as I sat on the side of a gravel road in southern Alberta looking at a blown out tire I wasn’t …

Guide Books

Kiefer's DIY "Parallelgo" Clamp Design

For tricky glue-ups and unusual shapes<p>A Canadian craftsman named Kiefer, now retired, reports that he spends his days having "a great time in my …

Woodworking

10 of the Best Hiking Trails Near Whistler, British Columbia

Nearly three million people visit Whistler every year for world-class skiing, downhill mountain biking and breathtaking hiking trails. Whistler …

British Columbia

These ancient caves near Toronto are a camping paradise

If you’re a fan of canoeing, swimming, fishing, hiking, caving, camping and, well, basically everything — this might be the perfect park for a day …

Camping

DIY dome homes built from AirCrete are an affordable & ecofriendly option

<b>First there was foamcrete, then there was papercrete and hempcrete, and now we've got AirCrete, a foamy mixture of air bubbles and cement that is</b> …

A45 House

At just 180 square feet, the A45 House proves that size really doesn't matter — as long as its masterfully designed. The tiny home is inspired by …

New York State

Bite Size Tips: The Misty Water Effect

Have you ever wondered how to get that magical, dreamy, mist-like effect in your images when shooting any flowing water features like a waterfall or …

in campers.

Truck Camper Magazine presents truck campers, the ultimate Go Anywhere, Camp Anywhere, Tow Anything RV. Forget motorhomes and trailers. If you want …

100 Essential Skills Every Backpacker Should Know

Before the TripMake a firestarterEasy Dryer lint and candle wax in a cardboard egg carton compartment (poke a bit of lint out of the wax for a wick). …

What Does Quantum Physics Actually Tell Us About the World?

<b>WHAT IS REAL?</b> <b><br>The Unfinished Quest for the Meaning of Quantum Physics</b><br>By Adam Becker<br>370 pp. Basic Books. $32.<p>Are atoms real? Of course they are. Everybody believes in atoms, even people who don’t believe in evolution or climate change. If we didn’t have atoms, how could we have atomic bombs? But you …