Jon Silver

17 Flips | 4 Magazines | 216 Likes | 1 Following | 15 Followers | @TheJonSilver | I'm into bushcraft, camping, outdoor living, wood carving, web portal development, SharePoint, food, cooking, electronics & learning about everything

Okta vs. SharePoint Server On-Premise

The Case of The Missing Manual:<p>Okta vs. SharePoint Server On-Premise<p>Warmest greetings to you! Dr Kinley here again. In this chapter of Dr Kinley’s …

What Will Happen When Betelgeuse Explodes?

Every star will someday run out of fuel in its core, bringing an end to its run as natural source of nuclear fusion in the Universe. While stars like our Sun will fuse hydrogen into helium and then — swelling into a red giant — helium into carbon, there are other, more massive stars which can …

Universe

Chickens, It's Your Time to Brine

That Thanksgiving turkey isn't the only bird that you can brine. Here's why you should be brining chicken—all year 'round.<p>We all know how much better a turkey tastes if you brine it before roasting it. But we're about to take things a step further: You should also be brining your chickens—and not …

Cooking

Physics Question: What Makes the Chain Go Up?

As the chain pours out of the jar, link by link, it rises several inches. It appears to be working against gravity. Why?<p>(Video Link)<p>In this video, …

Now That We've Explored All The Planets, What's The Next Frontier?

Pluto is just the beginning<p>When I was growing up, there were nine planets in the solar system: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. By 1989, all of those planets had been explored … except Pluto. Though it's no longer classified as a planet by some folks, Pluto …

Bushcraft Bannock Bread Mix

BANNOCK BREAD DRY MIXBannock bread is something that is easy to make and cook around a campfire.This mixture unlike others is a dry mix and can be …

How to Sharpen an Axe at Camp

Keeping your knives and axes sharp is important for several reasons. Not only does a sharp tool make carving one of the greatest joys of bushcraft, …

How to Cook Outdoors: Elderflower Fritters

At this time of year the hedges are blooming with elder, and the flowers are now at their prime. It is a wonderful sight, and for generations …

Audio Mixing

A Night In The Woods (Movie)

Click on the four arrows bottom right for <b>full screen</b> view. Click on “HD” to stream the full 1080p <b>high definition</b> version. This may be choppy unless …

Lightweight Tarp And Bivvy Set Up

Bushcraft Quick Tips - How To Cut A Sapling Efficiently With Your Knife

Bushcraft

Leon McCarron & Tom Allen On Making Meaningful Journeys

In this podcast episode adventurers Tom Allen and Leon McCarron join me to talk about making independent, long distance, human powered journeys off …

BCB Crusader II Mug Review

Here’s my thoughts on the BCB Crusader II mug. It’s made of hard anodised aluminium and weighs significantly less than the Crusader Cup Canteen.<p>I …

#AskPaulKirtley Episode 1 - Bushcraft Knives, Books & The Kitchen Sink

Knives