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NASA's Greased Lightning drone hovers like a helicopter, flies like a plane

NASA has built the spork of the skies. The GL-10 or Greased Lightning is a 28kg, battery-powered drone prototype that can switch between helicopter and airplane modes, giving the aircraft the maneuverability and vertical take-off capabilities of a chopper, as well as the speed and endurance of a …

Outdoor Week :: 5 Best Outdoor Backpacks - Carryology - Exploring better ways to carry

<i>Hey, we’re starting a little something different: Carryology theme weeks. Basically, we’ll be running a week’s worth of curated content, zeroed in on</i> …

We all need 650-hp, V8-powered ice-drifting tanks

It's called the Ripsaw, and it is terrific.<p>Howe & Howe makes everything from tracked, motorized off-road wheelchairs to gigantic 4x4 fire trucks that look like they just rolled off the set of Transformers, but their latest creation looks like one of the most fun vehicles of all time.<p>It's called the …

Exile Machine Revolver Conversion Kits for the AR-15

A revolving rifle conversion kit for the AR-15 is now being shown by Exile Machine. The kit appears to use a J-frame pistol grip and S&W cylinder. …

Taurus - FIRST 24 Kit

Taurus is selling the FIRST 24 Kit, a package which consists of components selected by a team of industry experts, put together for the purpose of …

Knot of the Week: How to Wrap a Paddle or Handle with Paracord

If you’ve been in the Military, particularly the Navy, then you’ve probably seen the intricate work that’s been done with presentation paddles or …

How Many Times Have You Caught The Same Bass In The Same Spot?

I was in Jackson Hole, WY, not long ago and ended up having a long conversation with guide who fishes the Snake River. He's a really busy guy in the …

14 Exotic Hunts You Can (Probably) Afford from the Dallas Safari Club Convention

The world is full of good hunting land. To help you zero in on some of the most exciting and affordable exotic hunts, we hit the floor Dallas Safari …

Best Coyote Guns: 8 Great Budget Guns for Coyote Hunting

A good coyote gun can come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and calibers. In this gallery we round up 8 of the best ARs, bolt rifles, shotguns and …

Idaho Man Using Pet Tiger To Hunt Deer

Nov 25, 2014 at 8:34 pm<p><b>IDAHO FALLS –</b><p>Winter campers, Tom and Mellisa Elbert, received a shock when they saw a Siberian tiger chasing a deer through …

Watch the Minecraft episode that Conan O'Brien was forbidden to make

Conan O'Brien, by his own admission, isn't a regular player of video games. But with more than 100 million registered players, Mojang's <i>Minecraft</i> isn't an average game — it's a cultural phenomenon. The Lego-esque brick-placing simulator is so pervasive that Conan, a self-professed "clueless gamer," …

Did An Armed Chinese-Made Drone Just Crash in Nigeria?

CH-3 UCAVs Join War Against Boko Haram<p>As the brutal Boko Haram insurgency has entered its 7th year in Nigeria, the relationship between the government and China has deepened. In many ways it is a match of needs. The Nigerian military has a pressing need for counter-insurgency (COIN) equipment, such …

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Microsoft Wants You To Believe In Holograms

And by "holograms," they mean "augmented reality"<p>Holograms have captivated our imaginations for a long time—for me, they go back as far as R2-D2 projecting an image of Princess Leia pleading for help. More recently, we've had rap concerts, election coverage, and even sitcoms try to capitalize on …

The Black Hornet - tiny spy drone that can follow enemy targets all the way home

• The eight inch long plastic moulded drone has three cameras hidden inside<br>• Soldiers can either pilot it directly or program it to fly to a set of …

Typhoon - a ride with the best: The Science Museum, London

OPMOD™ TBM Limited Edition Battle Mug w/ Free Shipping and Handling

Helpful Positive Review This would be awesome... by Legacy Reviewer, February 27, 2012<p>If it were $30! I can't afford to buy one!<p>5/21 found this …

Seoul examines 'North Korea drone'

<b>South Korea says it is analysing what it believes to be a North Korean drone that crashed on a border island shortly after an exchange of artillery fire with North Korea.</b><p>The drone crashed on Baengnyeong island on Monday afternoon.<p>It fell as the two Koreas traded fire into each other's waters in an …

Big boys' toys: meet the tank collector

Bruce Crompton has one of the largest private collections of military equipment in Britain, worth several million pounds. Theo Merz went to Suffolk to meet him<p>An armoured personnel carrier is bumping across a field, pursued at a distance by a German Tiger tank. From the undergrowth a 75mm PaK - an …

Perhaps they should have held on to them: Hundreds of rusting tanks abandoned in secret Ukrainian depot unveiled as Russia's armoured vehicles line its streets

• <b>There are more than 400 abandoned tanks at the plant in a secret, heavily guarded depot in the town of Kharkiv</b>• <b><br>The depot is in the Slobozhanshchyna</b> …

Exotac Matchcap Waterproof Match Case

Posted in Gear<p>Whether you’re prepping your hurricane emergency kit, burning your ex-girlfriend’s scrapbook, or perhaps just longing for a return to …

Motoped Survival Bike

Most survival packs include plenty of stuff to help you ride out the worst of times — except for transportation. Fortunately, the Motoped Survival …

Benchmade Custom Knife Builder

Your knife should feel like an extension of you — after all, you carry it with you everywhere you can — and it's in that spirit that the guys at …

Moby1 Xtr Expedition Trailer

The XTR by Moby1 is the ultimate adventure trailer. Each trailer is hand crafted and made with the highest quality components available and offers …

Leatherman Mut Multitool

I was just sitting here picking my nose and it dawned on me: human hands are the original multi-tool. Then I started thinking about all of the varied …

Tactical Tomahawk: A Multi Use Survival Tool

When I talk to people about survival gear the discussion sometimes turns to talk about the <b>tactical tomahawk</b>. Some think that there is no need for any …

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Henry U.S. Survival AR-7 Rifle

The trick with survival rifles is to actually have them when it comes time to do some survivin' — and that's hard to do with an oversized killing …

SOG Flashback Knife

When every single second counts, you need a knife that opens fast, really fast — the SOG Flashback Knife. The fastest-opening assisted knife …

Fire Walk With Me: The 6 Best Camping Stoves

A warm meal is one of the basic human rights. It shows up in the Constitution right after life or liberty or something. Well, even if no one had the …

VSSL Outdoor Utility Tubes

VSSLs (say "vessel") are cylinders stashed with smaller cylinders stashed with everything you might need to survive and present yourself as …