Darren Wilaby

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Why We’re So Horrified of Death by Bear Attack

<b>A man from San Diego was killed by a grizzly bear almost a year ago,</b> on the Toklat River in Alaska on the same overcast day that my son and I played …

9 Bikes That Changed The Sport

An early version of the Breezer, circa 1977<p><b>We’ve all gotten a little overexcited about bikes from time to time, and why not.</b> Every since we learned …

New Maps icon centers around new spaceship campus location

While some have noted that the new Maps icon doesn’t suggest you drive off a bridge like the old iOS 6 icon, we noticed something else. The blue line follows along the perimeter of the new Spaceship Campus that’s planned for 2016. It’s definitely a subtle detail, but it’s neat to see Apple …

Edward Snowden hailed as hero, accused of treason – as it happened

11.22pm BST<p>Summary<p>We're going to wrap up our <b>live blog coverage</b> for the day. The day was defined by competing arguments about whistleblower Edward …

NSA data surveillance: how much is too much?

The NSA collects and stores the phone records of millions of Americans. For thousands or millions of foreigners, it collects far more information …

Edward Snowden did enlist for special forces, US army confirms

The US army has confirmed an aspect of surveillance whistleblower Edward Snowden's military service to the Guardian.<p>As Snowden told the Guardian in …

Edward Snowden: what we know about the source behind the NSA files leak

Edward Snowden never wanted to be in the spotlight. But his life will now be pored over and debated by a public curious to know the background – and …

Edward Snowden and whistleblowers: 'The truth sets you free'

<b>Annie Machon</b><p><i>A former MI5 officer, Machon resigned from the security service, along with her then partner</i> <i>David Shayler</i><i>, in 1996, and blew the whistle</i> …

NSA snooping: Obama under pressure as senator denounces 'act of treason'

Barack Obama was facing a mounting domestic and international backlash against US surveillance operations on Monday as his administration struggled …

World leaders seek answers on US collection of communication data

Leading Europeans, from Angela Merkel down to information chiefs across the continent, are lining up to grill American counterparts on the Prism …

Best Captions From the Deer-Crazy Contest

Last month, I asked you to finish the sentence: "You may be deer crazy if…," which you did with such great deft and humor that instead of picking 10 …

Debunked: Photo of Nova Scotia "World Record" Striper is a Fake

If this photo found its way to your inbox or Facebook page, don't freak out and start sending it to everyone you know. It's a fake.<p>We talked to the …

Judgement Call: Casting at Fish You Might Not be Able to Land

This video from of Jazz and Fly Fishing begs the question that I'm sure most of us have come across at some point in our fishing careers: Do you cast …

German Angler Lands 427-Pound Halibut in Norway

A German angler fishing near Norway will go home to a happy spouse. Christian Johannsen's wife told him to come home with fish as he left for his …

An Atlantic Salmon Dispatch from Russia

Greetings from Ryabaga Camp on the banks of the Ponoi River in northern Russia.<p>The Ponoi has certainly lived up to its reputation as one of the …

Vintage Tackle Contest: Gatchell's Guest Mouse

This week in our vintage tackle contest we have a strange looking topwater with an even more bizarre name. This Gatchell's Guest belongs to John …

Kombo Multi-Tool: It Clobbers, It Fillets, It Makes Julienne Fries!

I'm not entirely sure that the Kombo multi-tool ($30) is ideal for fishing or the zombie apocalypse, but I'm sure you want your old man to be …

Gun Fight Friday: Walking Guns for Deer and Hogs

We have one more week of Marlins, then we'll give some other guns a chance. However, after the 336 crushed the Model 94 Winchester in last week's …

Fly Angler Lands 20.8-Pound Texas State Record Catfish

An angler in Athens, Texas set a state catch-and-release record this week with this 20.8-pound channel cat that measured nearly three feet long.<p>Brian …

Sea Otter Report: First Rides With the Bell Super Helmet

Sea Otter Report: Diamondback 29ers and DH prototype