Sarah Lorraine

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Tips for Staying Safe in Bear Country

<b>The two biggest roadblocks to hiking that I hear about the most</b> <b>are lack of hiking companions and bears. I of course</b> <b>want to see everyone out hiking –</b> …

How universal basic income and rewilding could save the planet | Simon Lewis and Mark Maslin

Enough concrete has been produced to cover the entire surface of the Earth in a layer two millimetres thick. Enough plastic has been manufactured to clingfilm it as well. We produce 4.8bn tonnes of our top five crops, plus 4.8 billion head of livestock, annually. There are 1.2bn motor vehicles, 2bn …

Universal Basic Income

Don’t Die In The Woods – The World’s Toughest Ultralight Survival Tent

Reading time: about 1 minute.<p>American<br>• Camping<br>• Gear<br>• Survival<p>Don’t Die In The Woods claim that this is the “World’s Toughest Ultralight Survival Tent”, …

'The Book Of M' By Peng Shepherd Is A Powerful Post-Apocalyptic Masterpiece About The Power Of Memory

Every once in a while, you come across a book so alluring, so addicting, so utterly irresistible, it makes you want to forget the world around you …

Gardening 101: Hostas

Hosta, <i>Hosta:</i> “Plantain Lily”<p>My introduction to hostas came when I was the new owner of a 1920s brick row house in Queens, New York. Spring arrived …

Gardening

20+ Sticky Note Drawings That Perfectly Capture the Everyday Struggles of Adulthood

Cartoonist Chaz Hutton (aka Insta-Chaz) uses humble sticky notes as his canvas to illustrate the relatable highs and lows of daily life. Using a simple stick-man style in black ink, the artist captures the awkward transition into adulthood with witty diagrams, charts, and simple illustrations all …

Cape Town’s “Day Zero” is call-to-action for sustainable investing

Could you get by with a single toilet flush every day? Or a 90-second shower?<p>Today, this is a stark reality for four million Cape Town residents as the city works feverishly to avoid the distinction of becoming the first major world city to exhaust its supply of running water. Thanks to the …

Cape Town

Anna Jones’s vegetable tart recipes

Nothing tempts like a tart. The buttery crumb of the pastry that gives way under your fork, the soft quiver of the filling within, the crumbs you can dab into your mouth with a finger. I make tarts far less than I should considering how much I like them.These two may not be quick, but they are …

Recipes

Why a “genius” scientist thinks our consciousness originates at the quantum level

Human consciousness is one of the grand mysteries of our time on earth. How do you know that you are “you”? Does your sense of being aware of …

This physicist’s ideas of time will blow your mind

Time feels real to people. But it doesn’t even exist, according to quantum physics. “There is no time variable in the fundamental equations that describe the world,” theoretical physicist Carlo Rovelli tells Quartz.<p>If you met him socially, Rovelli wouldn’t assault you with abstractions and math to …

Physics

This Four-Ingredient Topping Will Enhance the Flavor of (Almost) Anything

This nut and seed crumble is packed with good-for-you omega-3s.<p>Sometimes all you need is a little sprinkle of something truly transformative to …

10 Privacy Screen Ideas That’ll Keep Your Neighbors From Snooping

You’re avoiding your backyard because you feel there is very little privacy and you are worried your neighbours can see every move and hear every …

Neuroscientists discovered what happens to our brain when we die — then realized a 1980s 'Star Trek' episode knew it first

CBS Television Distribution<p><b>A few months ago, a team of neurologists published research that explains what happens to the brain as we die.</b>• <b><br>In effect,</b> …

End of ageing and cancer? Scientists unveil structure of the 'immortality' enzyme telomerase

Making a drug is like trying to pick a lock at the molecular level. There are two ways in which you can proceed. You can try thousands of different …

Medicine

The Best Sci-Fi and Fantasy for Book Clubs

One of the easiest titles to suggest for book club discussion is Nicola Griffith’s <i>Hild</i>, a 2013 historical novel with a touch of the fantastic. <i>Hild</i> is …

Books

66 Things You Can Grow At Home In Containers

Growing your own food is exciting, not only because you get to see things grow from nothing into ready-to-eat fruits and veggies, but you also don’t …

The Best Camping and Hiking Gear You Can Find on Amazon

We rounded up Amazon shoppers’ favorite outdoor gear — from tents to backpacks to bug spray.<p>When you need a break from everyday life, there's no …

Camping

The 30 Best Dream Pop Albums

With many of the lists we’ve assembled over the past few years, the parameters have been clear. To be considered Britpop, for example, a record had to be guitar-based, from the UK, and released during a certain period. We can argue endlessly about what’s a mixtape and what’s an album, but in …

Indie Music

On a Mission to Lose Belly Fat? These Transformations Will Shock and Inspire You

Some women carry extra weight in their stomachs, so when they lose weight, the difference is astounding! Scroll through these before and afters, and see how these 11 women transformed their bodies.<p>"Remember, your always one decision away from a totally different life 💡"<p>"She believed she could, so …

Fitness

10 Ideas to Steal from Organic Gardens Around the World

Organic gardening by definition makes everything happier. Instead of growing plants with the help of harsh chemical fertilizers and pesticides, …

This hexagonal indoor farm grows more food in less space with 90% less water

Hexagro‘s Living Farming Tree is a groundbreaking indoor garden that uses technology to grow food faster using less space. The innovative design …

Mother's Backyard Greenhouse - Modern Homesteading

If you've priced greenhouses lately—even the supposedly "low-cost" pre-fab models—it should come as no surprise that some of the little sun-catchers …

Gardening

The 12 Best Hikes In Italy You Have To Experience

One of my favourite things about visiting Italy (especially in summer) is the weather! A fact which makes pretty much all of the best hikes in Italy …

Italy

<em>Backpacker</em> Offers the Ultimate Packing List for the Pacific Crest Trail

Thinking about hiking the Pacific Crest Trail at some point? Before going, you'll want to have a look at the latest article from <i>Backpacker</i> magazine. …

Amazing 10 Most Incredible Hiking Trails Will Blow Your Mind : Trends

TOUR DU MONT BLANC IN FRANCE, ITALY, AND SWITZERLAND<p><b>Hiker</b>: Topher Gaylord, ultrarunner, Under Armour SVP/GM Outdoor Group<p><b>In His Words:</b> Circling Mont …

Starting Seed Indoors: A Personal Seed Starting Planner - Organic Gardening

-Advertisement-<p>Jill Jesiolowski Cebenko discusses starting seed indoors and using this personal seed starting planner to help you decide when its …

Gardening

16 Things All Smart Homeowners Do Once a Year

'Sediment builds up over time at the bottom of the tank, causing corrosion,' says John Bodrozic, co-founder of HomeZada. 'Partially draining it …

14 Teeth Whiteners That Actually Really, Really Work

Charcoal powder, whitening paste, and LED kits that won't break the bank but will definitely whiten your smile!!<p><b>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. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock</b> …

Pack & Play: 12 Best Camping Games

Bicycle Playing Cards<p>As simple and obvious as it might seem, a deck of playing cards is one of the most packable and versatile camp-friendly games …

Five Great Board Games for a Party of Two…or One

<i>We love tabletop games here at Geek & Sundry, and we love to showcase the best games out there. If you want to stay tuned into what’s new and</i> …