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Litchfield National Park

It may not be as well known as Kakadu, but many Territory locals rate Litchfield even higher. Our response? Why not visit both? The rock formations and the rock pools in cliff shadow here are simply stunning and Litchfield is smaller and more manageable than Kakadu. The 1500-sq-km national park …

The High Road To Scotland

A new coastal route in northern Scotland reveals golf's ancestral home at its most rugged, and most charming<p>“You’re going to the Scottish Highlands to play golf? In November?”<p>“Yep. For three weeks.”<p>“That’s crazy.”<p>Everyone I spoke to thought I was an idiot for going so late in the year. Expect heavy …

Scotland

White sand, black gold: When oil derricks loomed over California beaches

Drilling for oil on Venice beach<p>Palm trees, picnics and petroleum<p>c. 1920<p>Native Americans first discovered oil in California, as it seeped to the …

Photos of Darth Vader’s Rather Ordinary Daily Life

Photographer Paweł Kadysz of Bialystok, Poland, recently started a new 365-day photo project: a daily photo blog showing scenes from Darth Vader’s …

Gimli's Crown Royal produces World Whisky of the Year

Northern Harvest Rye "a masterpiece," renowned British expert Jim Murray says of Manitoba spirits<p>Crown Royal, the whisky-maker from the small …

12 Books That shaped Elon Musk

Elon Musk is one of the greatest entrepreneurs the world has ever seen. A widely successful man who was smart enough to get into a Physics PhD …

Penny Is A Chat-Based Personal Finance Coach

Have you ever wondered why being financially responsible can be so difficult? Maybe it’s because most money management tools are too complicated and overwhelming for the average user.<p>Penny, a new personal finance app, is fixing this by giving users personalized financial advice via a simple chat …

A Bill Gates-backed Canadian company opened a plant that sucks carbon from the air

Carbon Engineering, backed by Bill Gates and other investors, unveiled a test facility able to extract carbon dioxide from the atmosphere using giant fans.<p>That carbon goes through a series of chemical processes and emerges as pellets, which can be used to make fuel — or simply be stored underground.<p>…

British Columbia

Nutritower is a vertical farm for your tiny condo

More and more people are living in smaller spaces, often without access to gardens or even balconies where one might do a little bit of gardening. …

11 actions you can take today to start getting rich, according to a self-made millionaire

The good news is that success is a learnable skill, and anyone can start thinking, acting, and making choices like the super wealthy.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire identifies specific "millionaire mind actions" that could help you …

Jake Gyllenhaal vs. Benedict Cumberbatch: Electricity Has Never Looked So Good

The actors are in talks for the historical drama The Current War.<p>He’s already played the father of modern computing. Why not take it a step further back and play the father of modern electricity, too?<p><b>Benedict Cumberbatch,</b> whose face these days is practically synonymous with “prickly genius,” is …

Jake Gyllenhaal

5 Things Elite Entrepreneurs Always Do (And You Should, Too)

Entrepreneurs spend their money to make the most money.<p><i>What are some of the habits entrepreneurs have that other people dont? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Oliver Emberton, Founder of Silktide, on Quora:</b><p>Most people spend their money to get the most <b>utility</b></b> …

The Innovators: London air-raid shelters sprout a growing concern

As German V2 rockets pounded London in the later stages of the second world war, one of the underground safe havens where thousands of people sought refuge was a tunnel system deep below Clapham High Street in the south of the capital.<p>Seventy years on, the network of tunnels is in use again but for …

Aquaponics

A Guide to Off-Roading For The Uninitiated

So you own a 4x4 but don't know how to really use it. We're here to help get you off-road the right way, without breaking your truck ... or yourself.<p>Today's trucks are amazing machines. They're built to comfortably handle highways, but are just as adept once your turn off the pavement and onto the …

4 Natural Gas Exploration and Production Stocks With Massive Upside Potential

One thing is for sure, if you are looking for stocks to buy among the wreckage, look no further than energy. A new research report from Cowen …

Mapping how the United States generates its electricity

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United States

Things to Keep in the Car | The Art of Manliness

When I was growing up, I noticed that my dad kept his car well-stocked with supplies. A lot of the equipment was for his job busting poachers as a …

Snowstorms

Comments of the Week #44: From the Universe’s center to where you are

“You do not become good by trying to be good, but by finding the goodness that is already within you, and allowing that goodness to emerge.” -Eckhart …

25 Mansplanations Of Disney Movies

A young mermaid fails to honor a contract.

Walt Disney Company

Kate Becker: A new plot twist in the story of methane on Mars

Kate Becker, The Visible Universe<p>If Mars had a soap opera, this might be it: the twisting, turning story of Martian methane.<p>It all started late in …

Make A Week’s Worth Of Healthy Egg Breakfast Sandwiches in 15 Minutes — Efficient Life Skills

I’m not a morning person no matter how much I try. I spend the first 45 minutes of each day in a zombie like cloud with my eyes in a semi squint …

Breakfast

The Dangerous Economics of Shale Oil

For years, we've been warning here at PeakProsperity.com that the <b>economics of the US 'shale revolution' were suspect</b>. Namely, that they've only been …

Space-based solar power: the energy of the future?

<b>(CNN) —</b> In space there's no atmosphere, it's never cloudy, and in geosynchronous orbits it's never night: a perfect place for a solar power station to harvest uninterrupted power 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.<p>The concept has been around since the 1940s when science fiction writer Isaac Asimov …

Methane is leaking out all over the damn place, thanks to the oil and gas industry

Methane, the second most common greenhouse gas emitted by the U.S., is a scary, scary thing. Thanks to two new studies, we just found out a bit more …

Why Eating Meat Is so Much More Than an Animal Rights Issue - One Green Planet

The debate over whether humans should eat meat is nothing new. While there are people on either side of the issue that provide their personal …