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Scotland Hiking Adventure: From the Highlands to Islands

Amid the velvet hills and craggy peaks of Scotland’s western edge, saints and kings have passed, clans and armies clashed, and poets and rebels have …

Riverford recipes: Vegetables should be the stars of meals

Riverford Farm's Guy Watson believes that we should all be cooking with fresh produce, and shares some of his favourite veg-packed recipes<p>My four siblings and I grew up watching and helping my father farm and my mother cook and garden. Growing, preparing and sharing food was the arranging force of …

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.

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This helmet can see through walls

Rockwell Collins was subcontracted to build the helmet, which in addition to projecting on the visor critical data, such as altitude, airspeed, targeting, heading, and warnings, also allows the pilot to see what lies beyond the exterior shell of the plane. How does it do this?<p>The helmet projects …

Aerospace

This Is the Top Predictor of Success in Life

Increase self control to increase success<p>Self control predicts success even better than IQ.<p>From Charles Duhigg’s excellent book The Power of Habit: …

Tolkien Fans May Soon be Able to Go Camping in a Hobbit Home

There's a company in London that's turning dreams into reality for Hobbit fans. West Stow Pods is currently seeking funding for their Poddit Hole …

Why 'Earth 2.0' is actually nothing like Earth

[twitter id="624329400570417153"]<p>Nasa's discovery of Kepler-452b, a planet orbiting around a distant star in deep space, has predictably caused waves …

Images of the Ocean Blue: Photographs From NOAA

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is an American scientific agency with roots that reach back to 1807. Its mission is to “understand and predict changes in climate, weather, oceans, and coasts, to share that knowledge and information with others, and to conserve and manage …

Bay of Bengal

Over-the-Top Nursery Brings You Inside Mario Kart

In one of the most impressive builds I’ve seen here (or ever really), former Navy electronics technician, game tester, and current stay-at-home dad Wes Swain has come up with an incredible Mario Kart-themed nursery. His grandfather (an accomplished gunsmith and general tinkerer) and his dad (a …

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