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This Guy Reinvented The Shipping Pallet, Making It Safer, Stronger And Smarter

When Johnson & Johnson heard complaints in 2009 about a musty odor coming from Tylenol Arthritis Pain caplets, it retraced its entire supply chain to find the source. The culprit: shipping pallets.<p>The pill packages had likely been contaminated by trace amounts of a fungicide used to treat the …

Gear & Gadgets

10 of the best cycling holidays for families

It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best,” Ernest Hemingway once observed. That doesn’t have to change once you have children in tow – but even the most intrepid parents would be wise to consider their route a little more carefully than before. Now may not be the time …

Sure Shots: Eight Great Gun Shops

Eight of the best shops in the South and beyond for the bird-gun enthusiast<p>In the hierarchy of Southern heirlooms, Granddaddy’s trusty side-by-side or pump—worn to a handsome patina—ranks right up there with the good silver. Made by venerable old brands the likes of Ithaca, Parker, and Winchester, …

What You Need to Know Before Leasing a Car

<b>By Andrea Cannon</b> <br>Leasing is now more popular than ever. In fact, Millennial car buyers are leasing 46% more over the past five years because they are …

Eco RVs: Homegrown Trailers builds sustainable, handcrafted travel trailers

<b>This is not your grandpa's Airstream. It's more like your cool hipster cousin's mobile tiny house, with a sustainable twist.</b><p>Camping doesn't always …

RVs

Articles about 8 companies are revolutionizing kit homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>In the past, talk of a kit-built house would sometimes conjure images of a tumble-down, rustic timber cabin.<p>Inspired by Nordic nature, Honka offers prefabs and custom-built log home kits at an …

17 breweries to visit in your lifetime

Often the best way to experience the beer is to go straight to the source: the brewery where it's made.<p>We found some of the most scenic and interesting breweries around the world.<p>Every beer lover should add these 17 spots to their bucket lists.

6 Amazing Body Changes When You Give Up Carbs

Simple carbs, such as those found in cookies, candy and chips, are <i>The Bachelorette</i> of the food world. They’ll give you a quick thrill — but you know …

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

7 Apps to Help You Get Stuff Done Around the House

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This Ag Innovator Wants to Find Your Broccoli by IP Address

For all of you who think urban agriculture and vertical farming are hobbies for wealthy people with time on their hands, meet Caleb Harper. A 2015 National Geographic Emerging Explorer and a research scientist at MIT’s Media Lab, Harper is helping turn urban agriculture into a reality by …

Best Beach Adventures

See photos of beach adventures (including biking in Hawaii, diving in Thailand, and surfing in Micronesia) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Travel Photography

Eight Sausage-Making Tips From Weston

The 2015 Weston Game Processing Catalog is kind of like a Sears & Roebuck Christmas Catalog for the meat-making set. It’s got lots of cool …

The 9 Most Romantic Cities In The South

If you're in the mood for a romantic getaway with your significant other but don't quite know where you want to go, then we've got you covered.<p>From a quiet Tennessee town to the mountains of North Carolina, we've picked the nine most romantic cities in the South. Take a look, book a trip, and take …

The Best Balance: Laura Prendergast’s Kayak Commute

Some suggest creating firm boundaries between the office and home to achieve a life-work balance. Laura Prendergast, 32, Marketing Director for boat …

Easy, One-Pot Postride Meals

Get your carbs, protein, and nutrients in just one bowl<p>When you come in from a cold, three-hour ride, all you want is something hot, delicious, and filling. But it can be awfully tough to work up the motivation to clean, dice, and cook your ingredients, never mind clean up afterwards. The solution? …

5 Awesome Off-The-Grid Shipping Container Homes

Shipping container architecture is a great way to build a sustainable home, but many architects and homeowners are also going a step further, and …

How to Beat the Bank by Becoming the Bank

Banking in some form has been around for thousands of years. It is responsible for untold wealth for lenders -- and the model can be replicated by …

The Best Apps For People Who Don’t Like Spending Money

Whatever you use — debit card, ApplePay, Bitcoin — one way or another, you’re really just giving up cold, hard cash. And with an average personal …

11 Things That Make a Watch Spaceworthy

The out-of-this-world conditions your watch needs to withstand<p>Accurate timing can be a matter of life and death for pilots and astronauts. When his capsule lost power, Astronaut Gordon Cooper famously relied only on his watch, the stars, and a few quick calculations to assist him in angling his …

Engineering

Hightail It to the Trail

Satisfy your wanderlust, ride till the sun sets, and let someone else cook your meals on these stress-free guided mountain bike trips<p><b>Go Big:</b> Crested Butte, Colorado <b><br>Outfitter:</b> Eleven Experience<br>The wildflower-lined 401 Trail is reason enough to visit this mountain town. But Eleven Experience gives …

Motoped Survival Bike

<b>For the last few years, ever since I test rode one,</b> actually, I’ve been dreaming about owning a Zero Motorcycles dirt bike, to get into places where …

Advanced Manufacturing Expertise Key To Future

Nationally, manufacturing comprises about 12 percent of U.S. gross domestic product. Major cities across the country make up that total, naturally, and HSBC released a new report today showing how Chicago is one of those cities with manufacturing making up 90 percent of the state’s total exports, …

Seed-Saving 101: How to harvest and store herb, tomato, and berry seeds

If you live in the northern hemisphere, chances are that you’re going to start feeling the first whispers of fall in the air in the very near future. …