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It may be 'foolish' to ignore Trump's tweets, even when they look like 'fluff'

Block or follow tweeter-in-chief? Trump's Twitter habit poses conundrum<p>Here are some words sent from Donald Trump's Twitter account that, depending …

Canoeing Temagami Provincial Park: Obabika River

"Find out how the 'Tempest Two' faired on their epic SUP Triathlon in Patagonia using our Red Paddle Co Voyage…<p>When you’ve had enough of …

Canoeing

Killarney Provincial Park Check List

Birds (Class Aves) 45 total<p>Last seen on July 10, 2016 in Killarney, ON, Canada (View all) | 0 comments<p>Last seen on July 07, 2017 in killarney …

Canada

New wolf and coyote hunting rules take effect in Algonquin Park

en_US<p>article<p>https://muskokanewswatch.com/2016/11/newwolfandcotehuntingrulesalgonquinpark/<p>Muskoka News Watch<p>article<p>New hunting rules for wolves and …

Wildlife

index

Government of Canada - Parks CanadaGouvernement du Canada - Parcs Canada<p>Parc national des Îles-de-la-Baie-Georgienne<p>Georgian Bay Islands National Park<p>…

Canada

Achieving Closure in the Backcountry:The Duct Tape Rx for a Sticky Situation by Tamia Nelson

A gaping wound is never welcome in the backcountry. But if you've got duct tape in your pack, you've got what you need to achieve closure.

Sewing

Trump breaks 40-year policy, speaks with Taiwan president

First, the experts expect, China will try to persuade Donald Trump to stand down on Taiwan. It will marshal American business leaders to its side. Then it will threaten. And if that fails, it will sweep into action, pulling its ambassador from the U.S. and commanding military exercises in the …

Trip Tips: Build the Ultimate Paddling First Aid Kit

<b>Trip Tips presented by</b><p><b>By Kyle Smith</b><p>Your buddy busted his nose on a shallow-water flip and your girlfriend played Russian roulette with a beehive. …

Kayaking

How to Make Lightweight Oilskin Tarps from Bed Sheets

by Todd Walker<p>Disclosure (5/11/2016): In all honesty, after almost two years since making this tarp, it has held up fine until this spring. It’s …

The All-Day Hiking Backpack

Going on a long hike for the day? Pack Config shared a loadout with us that includes everything you’d need for a long, day long hike.<p>The backpack is …

Hiking

A Noninvasive Colon Cancer Test That's FIT To Be Tried

Not so very long ago, colonoscopy was the gold standard for colon cancer screening. But times are a-changing. Last month when I went in for a checkup, my primary care doctor handed me a FIT test, a colon cancer test you can do at home without the unpleasantness and risk that turn people off to …

Cancer

Goodbye, Harper. Good riddance.

Like fame and drugs, politics consumes its own. Stephen Harper is no exception. Marketed as the archetypal Strong Leader, he ends as a rickety Wizard …

Saving Canada′s only desert | DW Environment | DW | 12.08.2016

Most people don't even know Canada has a desert - the Okanagan is an anomaly in a country known for snow. But the Okanagan Desert is threatened - …

In Democratic Debate, Hillary Clinton Paints Bernie Sanders’s Plans as Unrealistic

Why bingeing on health foods won’t boost your immune system

There are only two ways the human body can deal with the invading pathogens and infections that can cause colds and other illnesses – and neither involves vitamins or ‘superfoods’ that claim to offer protection<p>Walk through the aisles of any health food shop and you’ll see pots of echinacea or zinc …

Can America's political discourse get any cruder?

Perhaps there is a deeper meaning to Sarah Palin's rambling, word-salad endorsement of Donald Trump?<p>In her solipsistic return to the campaign trail …

Conservatives' path forward could lead through the centre

More than a decade after uniting the right, Conservatives are back where they started<p>After merging the Canadian Alliance and Progressive Conservative …

Lumosity's claims that it can prevent dementia are completely bogus, and it just cost the company $2 million

But at least one of the products in this marketing wave, Lumosity, has been making bogus claims, according to the Federal Trade Commission. And now the company behind it has agreed to pay $2 million to settle charges that its "brain training" advertising misled consumers.<p>Lumosity's marketing is …

Identity Theft

4 Tips for Paddling in the Cold

People tend to think paddling is a warm-weather sport, but for the committed, whether or not the rivers are running is more important than the …

SpaceX successfully lands rocket six months after devastating accident

SpaceX sent a rocket soaring toward orbit Monday night with 11 small satellites, its first mission since an accident last summer. Then it landed the leftover 15-story booster back on Earth, safely.<p>It was the first time a rocket returned to land vertically at Cape Canaveral, Florida, and a …

Go-to Gear: Doug Wipper

Longtime canoeist Douglas Wipper, the former director of the National Canoeing Schools of Canada, has instructed canoeing for universities and …

The 5 Habits That Will Make You Happy, According to Science

So what’s going to make you happy? Let’s get more specific: what’s going to make your <i>brain</i> happy? And let’s focus on things that are simple and easy …

Happiness

Pushing the Season: Gear Tips for the Shoulder Seasons

Fall is my favorite. The cottonwoods are flaming, geese are in the sky, ice in the water jug in the morning, blustery days on the water, everything …

Review: The Original Bug Shirt, Elite Edition

The Original Bug Shirt: Elite Edition Review<p><i>($76, bugshirt.com)</i><p>If there is one item not to forget on a Northern canoeing trip, it's your bug shirt. …

IKEA's Innovative Solution for Refugee Shelter Can't Keep Up with Demand

How are we housing millions of Syrian refugees?<p>The question is easily answered. A quick Google image search reveals tent houses — hundreds of rows of …

Sweden

Learn How to Tie 12 Useful Knots with This Visual Guide

If the only knot you know involves tying your shoes, then this infographic provides clear, step-by-step instructions on tying some of the most useful …

Fishing

Ontarians paid $37-billion above market for electricity over eight years, Auditor-General's report says

Ontarians have paid $37-billion more than market price for electricity over eight years and will pay another $133-billion extra by 2032 as a result of haphazard planning and political meddling, a report from the Auditor-General says. The Liberal government has repeatedly overruled expert advice – …

How To Turn Your Android Phone Into The Ultimate GPS Navigator

Ever wanted to use your phone as a GPS navigator in the outdoors? Here's a step by step guide to finding the maps, creating trails and waypoints and …

Maps

Video Review: Mariner Drone Stress Test

As ariel video drones continue to drop in price, they’re starting to become more intriguing for amateur filmmakers. For paddlers, a POV camera …