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Youthful Fantasies on the Beaches of Montauk

New York City-based photographer Michael Dweck remembers vividly the time he went to Montauk at the age of seventeen. It was 1975, and there was the …

Montauk

Six vehicles powered by coffee, saltwater, sewage and other crazy fuels

A poop-powered motorcycle could have you fueling up at farms.<p><i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>When it comes to advances in automotive technology, the search for alternative fuels is pretty exciting. Of course, you've heard about biodiesel engines converted to run on used vegetable oil that sputter out little more …

Top 10 Green Home Improvements Plus Their Costs – DIY Green Living Ideas

In today’s fractured world it is next to impossible to find one thing on which everyone agrees, but Eco-friendly home improvement choices are one of …

15 Ingenious DIY Camping Hacks That Make Roughing It Easy

Whether you’re a camping pro or trying it out for the first time, there is an arsenal of supplies you need to take with you on your journey to the great outdoors. Sure, you can splurge on gear you need at your local outfitter, but like a true creative, why not trying DIYing your own? Like a …

Hacking

Meet 8 of America's most underrated national parks that you just have to visit

Congaree National Park is actually a floodplain, which means it floods about 10 times a year. The waters that sweep in from the Congaree and Wateree …

30 Insanely Useful Camping Products You’ll Wish You’d Known About Sooner

Everything you need to make the great outdoors even greater.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p><i>The comments for this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

The Plot Of STAR WARS EPISODE VIII Has Seemingly Leaked Online And It Will Make You Really, REALLY Mad

We've heard that Rian Johnson has some interesting things planned for <i>Star Wars Episode VIII</i>, but if this rumoured plot outline is accurate, you may …

5 must-visit destinations in Patagonia for modern explorers

Patagonia's 400,000 square miles are home to some of the most beautiful and diverse landscapes on the planet.<p>It's an ideal destination for adventure …

Kim Kardashian and Emily Ratajkowski Strip Down Together for a Naked Selfie

The duo defends their sexy selfies.<p>Earlier this month, Kim Kardashian set the world on fire by taking a naked selfie with the immortal caption, "When you're like I have nothing to wear."<p>Inspiring admiration from some and vitriol from others, the selfie sparked a conversation, yet again, on what …

Meet the Amazing 3-Year-Old Rock Climber: 'Risk and Danger Are Subjective,' Says Mom

At 2 months old, Hadlie Brechler went on her first hike with her mom on the Wind Cave Trail near Mesa, Arizona. Although she slept through the entire …

WATCH: Funny video show Koreans trying to tell Western celebrities apart

According to the American Psychological Association, people really are awful at recognizing faces from other races. To prove it, a very unscientific …

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The psychology and neuroscience of terrorism

<b>(CNN) —</b> Your brain on constant fear is not a pretty sight.<p>What is supposed to be a lifesaving instinct becomes anchored in your body, flooding your system with corrosive hormones that can damage your health, affect the way you think and change the decisions you make.<p>Terrorists are counting on that …

Al-Qaeda

Gear Closet: The RinseKit Pressurized Portable Shower

Every once in awhile a piece of gear comes along that sounds good on paper, but it doesn't necessarily click just how useful it can be until you've …

Hiker describes surviving Mount Baldy fall that killed 3 others

It was less than a month ago that Jason Lopez was hiking Timber Mountain near Mount Baldy with his brother-in-law, Rob Wayman.<p>Lopez said he did not …

Diply

Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher that creates captivating content for millennials. We are a ComScore Top 10 Lifestyle property with …

The Force Awakens Has Changed Star Wars Forever

Author: Geek's Guide to the Galaxy. Geek's Guide to the Galaxy Culture<p>Date of Publication: 01.02.16.<p>Time of Publication: 8:00 am. 8:00 am<p><i>Star Wars:</i> …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is About to Break Titanic’s Record

Today in how many box office records can <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> break, Disney reports that the new film will end 2015 with a domestic total of …

'Unprecedented' gas leak in California is the climate disaster version of BP's oil spill

A massive natural gas leak in Aliso Canyon, California, about 25 miles north of Los Angeles, has been spewing about 62 million standard cubic feet of …

Oil & Gas Industry

Interesting Photo of the Day: An Absolutely Terrifying Volcanic Thunderstorm

Many professional photographers never get the opportunity to document a volcanic eruption. “If only,” the bereft say, ranking the experience with …

Photos

16 Camping Hacks That Are Not Borderline Genius

The other day, I was listening to David Pogue pitching his new book on NPR. The once-New York Times tech columnist has just written a collection of …

A Complete 30 Minutes Night Timelapse Tutorial That Covers Everything You Need To Know

Taking a time-lapse is a complex task. Unlike a photo, which you can chimp and (usually) retake, retaking a time-lapse is not as trivial. This is why …

Time-lapse Photography

How to Use a Silk for Soft Light in Portrait Photography

Harsh, contrasty lighting works for edgy and highly-stylized portraits, but the majority of the general studio photographer’s portrait gigs call for …

Star Wars, Guardians of the Galaxy mash-up video brings The Force to Marvel

The Force has awakened in Peter Quill, thanks to a new fan-made mash-up video. The work from YouTuber Alex Luthor sees <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> collide …

Mashups

FBI returns to 9mm rounds, once shunned as ineffective

By Thomas Gibbons-Neff and<p>Thomas Gibbons-Neff<p>Reporter<p>Bio<p>Adam Goldman<p>Adam Goldman<p>Reporter who covered terrorism and national security<p>Bio<p>The Federal Bureau of Investigation is returning to the ammunition caliber it labeled ineffective and blamed for the deaths of two of its agents during a 1986 …

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A Huge Gash Just Appeared On the Sun

A rather massive coronal hole was recently spotted on the Sun by NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory. The region—the size of 50 Earths—is spewing …

Solar Wind

Portable woodstove folds down, heats up tents, yurts tiny homes

• Home<br>• ><br>• Camping<br>• ><br>• Portable woodstove folds down, heats up tents, yurts & tiny homes<p>Portable woodstove folds down, heats up tents, yurts & tiny homes<p>posted …

These Shoes Are Made For Urban and Outdoor Adventure

If you’re in the market for a pair of shoes that are versatile enough to both hike a trail and be worn to dinner with friends, than you’ll want to …

Outdoors

Survival Backpack

Looking for an affordable, lightweight backpack that doubles as a shelter, fire kit, rabbit stick and more? Here at Wilderness Awareness School, we …

'MythBusters' tackles 'Star Wars' lightsaber science

Still wondering what sort of tactical advantage "Star Wars" character Obi-Wan Kenobi was boasting about when he informed friend-turned-foe Anakin Skywalker that their long lightsaber battle was over due to his "higher ground" positioning? Is it possible for a lightsaber to deflect blaster fire? If …

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