Vergil Arayata

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What To Do When Your Ship Is Dragging Anchor?

A merchant vessel is said to be having a “dragging anchor” when the vessel drifts without holding power inspite of being anchored. Dragging anchor …

Visa-friendly countries in the Americas for Filipinos

Ever wanted to see Machu Picchu, explore the Galápagos Islands, hike in the Andes, trek through the Amazon jungle or party at the Carnival festival …

Countries With Visa-Free Access for Philippine Passport Holders

To Filipinos traveling overseas, getting a visa can be a time-consuming, if not resource-draining exercise. Consulates and embassies often require …

Meet The Super Secret Smartphone Spy Lens

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>The kittens of the world are onto us. They seem to have learned to cut the cute stuff as soon as we get our camera …


What Not to Do in Chicago

Ask someone for tips on traveling to Chicago and they will probably list off tons of different things to do and places to see. But what they likely will not say is what you should not do while visiting the Windy City.<p>Do not put ketchup on your hot dog.<p>Photo courtesy of Arnold Gatilao on Flickr.<p>Just …


Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #14

It has been a while since the last post… Come again and explore the wilderness with us. We are rediscovering that only through sharing will we save this magnificent planet. Social media gives us the ability to share photographs, thoughts, ideas, and knowledge almost instantaneously with powerful …

How to Shoot High School Football

It’s the middle of August here in Atlanta, and that means that the kids are back in school. It’s a bit earlier than most places, but regardless of …

High School Football

Sport picture of the day: what big barbells you have

Vytautas Lalas looks so focused that the cheering spectators behind him are no distraction as he competes in the deadlift event at the 2013 World's Strongest Man competition. He'll need to focus like that in all the events if he's to go one better than his second place in last year's competition


If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Inspiring Photography of Muhammad Ali by Neil Leifer

I've been a huge fan of Muhammad Ali for quite a long time, his confidence, talent and hard work made him, in my opinion, the best of all time. I …

Washington, D.C. Riders Mastered Bikeshare, Now It's Trying E-Bikes

In a nod to the (usually) insufferable heat of summer in Washington, a local e-bike firm has begun offering electric-bike tours of the National Mall …

Where to hang out with Uganda’s chimpanzees

Eyes trained on the canopy, the hunters slipped with speed and agility across the forest floor. Although communication was kept to a minimum everyone seemed certain of their role. Occasionally one of the party turned and shot a glance back at me, sweating and stumbling over branches and roots, far …

Dakota Fanning, Nicole Richie & More Celebrities on Boat Vacations (Photos)

See Kourtney and Kim sail away, Dakota Fanning coast to Venice and more stars on the high seas.<p>Instagram

Nest Thermostat Installation – Smart, Remote Controlled, Programmable & Energy Saving

<b>Original Thermostat:</b> <br>I’m happy to say that I believe we’ve arrived with a real, mass market programmable thermostat. I’ve been patiently waiting for …

Wide Angle Photography Tips

Ahh…wide angle photography, probably one of the easiest types of photos to take, but also one of the hardest areas in which to excel. Have you ever …


The weekend in pictures

A selection of the best images from around the world, from California wildfires to Indonesian revellers

The Ice Cavern

The 5 Steaks You Should Be Grilling Now

<i>Welcome to our new weekly series On the Grill, where our Sunday Dinners columnist Tom Hirschfeld will be showing us how to grill everything from steaks to salads with confidence (and style).</i><p><i>Today: How to grill the perfect steak, soup to nuts: the 5 best steaks to grill, the 5 rules for cooking them</i> …


Just A Cat, Dressed As A Shark, Riding A Robotic Vacuum Cleaner

You'll be glad you watched this.<p>Delightful. Watch the clip in full.

Domestic Technology

Jellyfish in the North Atlantic - in pictures

Spectacular images of jellyfish captured by marine biologists and photographers Matt Doggett and Richard Shucksmith in the seas off the Orkney Islands

Where to Glamp Like a Champ

What to do if you love the great outdoors but want to rough it without, well, really roughing it? You glamp!<p>Courtesy Oyster

Facebook launches to boost global web access

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is to head up a new global partnership with the aim of making internet access available to the next 5 billion people.<p>Known as, the partnership will work to develop joint projects, share knowledge, and mobilise industry and governments to bring …