Mikel Manitius

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Our 960 Watt RV Solar Install – A Step by Step Guide

RV solar power is an expensive but worthy investment that can pay for itself in the long run. Especially if you...The post Our 960 Watt RV Solar …

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Home of all things solar powered for RV's and Boats. From inverters, to solar panels to portable solar panels, you'll find it here!

Ben Gadd Books in print

<i>“Suddenly I had the sensation that the mountain was moving. My brain quickly corrected that impression, telling me that no, the mountain was not</i> …

5 Reasons to Visit Tofino and Ucluelet, Vancouver Island

The party of Spanish naval officers who happened upon Tofino during the summer of 1792 might well be amused by the swelling popularity that has recently gripped this once-sleepy fishing village at the tip of the Esowista Peninsula on Vancouver Island. Just half an hour by Learjet from Vancouver, …

Google Lets You Explore Canada’s National Parks With Google Maps and Street View

In 2013, Google and Parks Canada started collecting imagery from over 100 of Canada’s national parks, historic sites, and marine conservation …

10 BC Parks to Visit For Camping Season

Call it a wish list, bucket list, or a “I must camp there again” list but I’ve been eyeing the BC Provincial Parks website lately and my urge to …

A Park Ranger's Guide to Olympic

TravelInsider's Guide<p>Encompassing 1,441 square miles of Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, <b>Olympic National Park</b> invites visitors to explore three distinct ecosystems: subalpine forest and wildflower meadow; temperate forest; and the rugged Pacific shore. Because of the park’s relatively unspoiled …

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National Parks Road Trip: Northern Rockies

Grand Teton > Yellowstone > Glacier<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> Jackson, Wyoming<p>Explore the three crown jewels of the Northern Rockies on this tour spanning some of the continent’s most stunning alpine scenery and explosive geologic wonders. This trip takes you into the beating heart of wild America, from the …

National Park Secrets: 10 Fresh Ways to Find Paradise

The National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary next year, meaning hoopla, poo-bahs, and crowds. If 2014 saw a record 292.8 million park visitors, just imagine the chaos that a centennial year will bring. Even this year, parks are expecting record numbers.<p>But you'll only get hounded by …

Visiting Glacier National Park with kids.

Glacier National Park is and always will be the reason I fell in love with traveling to iconic national parks. The vastness and beauty of this park …

'Hydropower Plant' In Your Pack

The world’s “smallest, lightest hydroelectric plant” is the newest way to charge your gadgets outdoors. The Blue Freedom works by capturing the …

A Park Ranger's Guide to Glacier

Montana’s <b>Glacier National Park</b> is where everything bright and strong and never tamed comes together on high: gray wolves and great silver-tipped bears, storms that hit the Great Divide like tsunamis with golden eagles surfing the wind waves, twisted trees 200 years old but scarcely tall enough to …

The Movie That Completely Exposes the Myth of the 'Free Press'

There is more truth about American journalism in the film “Kill the Messenger,” which chronicles the mainstream media’s discrediting of the work of …

The US government doesn't want you to know how the cops are tracking you

All across America, from Florida to Colorado and back again, the country's increasingly militarized local police forces are using a secretive technology to vacuum up cellphone data from entire neighborhoods – including from people inside their own homes – almost always without a warrant. This week, …

FBI Holds Secret Meeting To Scare Congress Into Backdooring Phone Encryption

In September, both Apple and Google announced plans to encrypt information on iOS and Android devices by default. Almost immediately, there was a …

Malaysian 777 Wreckage May Lie Miles Outside Search Area

The bulk of the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 may lie miles outside the current ocean floor search area , says Scott Carey, an underwater acoustics expert at Scripps Institution of Oceanography in San Diego.<p>“The water can play tricks on you,” said Carey, when asked about the four …

Report Suggests Malaysian Military Knew MH730 Had Turned Around, but Didn't React

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Malaysian government has started a probe into the poor initial reaction by civil and military …

Listen for a ping, and the water may play tricks on you

Put an ear to the ocean and listen carefully, but beware. The water may play tricks on you.<p>Are you sure you heard a ping from a black box, and if so, where did it coming from?<p>If you're searching for a locator pinger from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, the answers to those questions are …

Flight MH370 co-pilot tried to make mid-flight phonecall, report claims

The co-pilot of the missing Malaysian airliner MH370 tried to make a mid-flight call from his mobile phone just before the plane vanished from radar screens, according to Malaysian newspaper reports.<p>The call ended abruptly possibly "because the aircraft was fast moving away from the …

What Possibly Happened If Flight 370's Cabin Depressurized?

With all the mystery swirling around Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, many people wonder why the passengers and crew didn’t used their cellphones to …

Where Malaysia 370 Might Have Landed: An Interactive Map

Want to find a runway that is 7,000 feet long, and in Burma? You have come to the right place.<p>Recently I mentioned WNYC's map of airports where Malaysia Airlines 370 might theoretically have landed, considering how far the plane might have flown and how large a runway it would have required. The …

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