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Your Ultimate Summer Camping Shopping Guide

Everything you need for an epic outdoor chill<p>Thanks to an ongoing, billion dollar battle between outdoor brands, fitness companies, and then some, the outdoor equipment industry has never been so crowded. While this is great for shoppers who enjoy variety, the plethora of products available can …

Investment opportunities in the autonomous vehicle space

As companies race to bring autonomous vehicles (AVs) to market, investment activity in the space is heating up.<p>General Motors made headlines in March when it paid over $1 billion for Cruise Automation. A few weeks later leading venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz entered the space, announcing …

Startups

10 Holiday Cocktails Perfect for Any Party

10 Holiday Cocktails Perfect for Any PartyGettyCourtesy of Moe's Cantina River North/FacebookCourtesy of Chocolate, Chocolate/FacebookGettyCourtesy …

Recipes

22 Expert-Approved Protein Shake Recipes

First, there’s the experimentation aspect: trying out wonderful combinations of the nutrient-packed ingredients that you love. There’s also the …

Nutrition

23 Body Language Tricks That Make You Instantly Likeable

You send people signals all day, without paying attention to them. The way you move your eyes, the way you shake a hand and so on. There are things …

The Guide to Cocktails: Winter Whiskeys

5 whiskey drinks to take you through the colder months ahead.<p>We adjust our lifestyles to adapt to the inevitable change of seasons, preparing …

5 Archery Tips for Instant Results

No archer achieves a state of absolute perfection. There are too many steps in a complicated process and too many details to juggle during each shot. …

Empowering Player-Driven Storytelling

<i>Note: This article has been updated since the original published in September 2013.</i>*In a D&D Next playtest video from July 2013, Mike Mearls ran the …

George R.R. Martin

Pumpkin Ridge Passive House consumes 90% less heating energy than a conventional house

1/19<p>Pumpkin House passivhaus Northwest<p>This "super-efficient demonstration home" consumes 90% less heating energy than a conventional house, while …

The Ultimate Guide to Every Type of Alcoholic Drink Glass

Red solo cups are fine for backyard barbecues and certain country music artists, but when we're hosting a dinner party or feeling fancy, we prefer to …

Scientists discover how a simple ancient practice makes dirty water drinkable

People who have to spend large amounts of time finding safe water to drink don't have time for other things like education or work, and contaminated water often harbors deadly diseases. But there is hope, in the form of nanotech filters, light-based water purifiers, and an ancient Egyptian seed.<p>In …

Penn State

Spray-On Solar Power Will Likely Soon Change The World

• Home<br>• ><br>• Energy<br>• ><br>• Spray-On Solar Power Will Likely Soon Change The World<p>posted 4 years ago<br>Categories: Energy<p>New Energy Technologies is developing the …

Clean Energy

10 of the world’s best natural wonders … that you’ve probably never heard of

Mendenhall ice caves, Alaska, US<p>Imagine standing in a natural glassy dome illuminated by eerie blue light … A visit to Mendenhall ice caves is a rare chance to step into the heart of a glacier. The 12-mile-long stretch of ice (it is getting shorter every day, because of global warming) near Juneau …

North Island

10 classic Mad Men-era cocktails

Dark chocolate and green tea is the perfect concentration combination

A new study, the first of its kind, has found that dark chocolate and green tea could be the ideal combination to tackle that mid-afternoon slump<p>Need an afternoon pick-me-up? Step away from the coffee.<p>Dark chocolate and green tea could be the best combination for an energy boost, a new study has …

Grilled Mexican Chorizo Sausage Recipe

Posted by Josh<p>It's never too early to start prepping for Cinco de Mayo. Yup, my favorite cooking holiday usually has me planning weeks in advance to …

Complete shift to renewable energy within Canada’s reach, academics say

Canada could shift entirely to renewable sources of electricity by 2035 and eliminate 80 per cent of its greenhouse gas emissions by mid-century, says a group of Canadian academics that is aiming to spur government action on climate change.<p>To get there, they recommend a national carbon-pricing …

10 classy cocktails for a tasteful St. Patrick's Day

Day drinking on St. Patrick's Day in the U.S. is no elegant affair.<p>Fact: The chances of being barfed on increases by about 10,000 percent on March …

Garlicky Shrimp with Tomatoes and White Wine Recipe

<i>This dish was inspired by the garlicky shrimp at my favorite tapas bar in NYC, El Quinto Pino. Serve with plenty of good, crusty bread to soak up the</i> …

Energizing Pre-Yoga Breakfast Smoothie

Not only is this smoothie beautiful, it's also full of nutritional goodness, giving you all you need for your yoga practice:<p><b>Clean Pre-Yoga Breakfast</b> …

Breakfast

One Pot Pasta Recipes That Will Save Weeknight Dinners Everywhere

Weekdays are busy. They're also really long. And even though we all have to eat, making dinner at the end of a workday is the last thing we want to do. Right? If you're nodding your head in agreement, we have good news: We have found a simple dinner option. Let us introduce you to our new favorite …

Cooking

9 Super Bowl Snacks That Aren't Wings

Why do wings get to have all the fun come Super Bowl Sunday? Change up your usual game-day menu with these party-ready snacks.<p><b>TATER TOT NACHOS</b><p>Sub in crunchy potatoes for tortilla chips and you've got a winner. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>SAVORY MONKEY BREAD</b><p>Snack on this ooey, gooey cheese-filled bread as you …

Cooking

Secrets of modern mercenaries: Inside the rise of private armies

<b>(Vartanov Anatoly via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>We don’t know all the details about the opaque world of military contractors. An expert lays out the real story<p>Sean McFate<p>January 25, 2015 7:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Modern Mercenary: Private Armies and What They Mean For World Order”<p><i>The market economy</i> …

Build a Flat Bow Archery Plans

Build a Wooden American Flat Bow Plans<p>These Popular Mechanics plans are for a wooden flat bow.<p>When the white man provided the American Indian with a …

Fasting for three days can regenerate entire immune system, study finds

Fasting for as little as three days can regenerate the entire immune system, even in the elderly, scientists have found in a breakthrough described as "remarkable".<p>Although fasting diets have been criticised by nutritionists for being unhealthy, new research suggests starving the body kick-starts …

Cuban Marinated Steak Recipe

"This Latin-inspired steak pairs perfectly with rice and beans. Slice leftovers really thin and serve on crusty day-old rolls for an amazing lunch or …

15 Amazing No-Equipment Workouts

For when you have zero desire to step outside<p>We totally get it: When it’s pouring rain or temps are at Arctic levels, the last thing you want to do is head to the gym. But if you’ve made big fitness resolutions for 2014, skipping workouts because you’d rather curl up on the couch with hot chocolate …

17 Indoor Herb Garden Ideas That'll Perk Up Your Kitchen

Click and grow? Don't mind if we do!<p>A lack of outdoor space shouldn't stop a green thumb. Grow your basil and parsley right by the stove using one of these inventive solutions.

Chipotle Beef Stew on Mexican Pot Beans: Review of Mexico The Cookbook

Place the bacon in a skillet (or cooktop safe slow cooker insert or Dutch oven--if using a Dutch oven preheat the oven to 300 F) over medium low …