Edward McLoughlin

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Tesla driver says Model S ‘saved his life’ after walking away unscathed from a crash ~500-ft down a hill

We have reported before on Tesla owners crediting their vehicles’ safety features for saving their lives after severe accidents, like when a Model X crashed into a semi-truck earlier this year, but probably none as spectacular as a crash that happened in California last week.<p>A Tesla Model S driver …

Play Outside? You Need to Read This Book.

Want to learn how to maximize your enjoyment of the outdoors? How to go farther, hike faster, and be more comfortable in a wider variety of weather conditions? Want to give someone else that ability? Andrew Skurka’s second edition of The Ultimate Hiker’s Gear Guidewill do just that.<p>In 2011, <i>Outside</i> …

This Tasmanian Island Will Give Any Couple Willing to Move There a House and Job

But could you survive six months together without TV or internet?<p>Depending on how strong your relationship is, this will either sound like a romantic six-month getaway or the plot of <i>The Shining</i>. According to <i>The Telegraph</i>, Tasmania Parks and Wildlife Service is looking for couples to apply to be …

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Grand Teton National Park: Cascade Canyon

Save a weekend for this 14.6-mile backcountry trek in Grand Teton National Park. From the String Lake Trailhead, head southwest briefly to connect …

You'll Be Able to See All 47 National Parks Along This Insane Road Trip

Start packing.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior data scientist at the University of …

Conundrum hot springs

There’s a reason the 8.5-mile trek (one-way) to Colorado’s Conundrum Hot Springs is one of the most popular backpacking trips in the state. Not only …

Here Active Listening System

Developed by the same team of engineers and designers behind the DUBS Acoustic Filters, the revolutionary Here Active Listening is a new device that …

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10 Perfect Peakbagging Trips (Destinations Stories)

[caption id="attachment_15250870" align="alignnone" width="750"] Photo by Chris Kimmel / Alpine Edge Photography[/caption] There are few things in …

Underrated New England Towns You Should Spend More Time In

For most people, the terms "quaint" and "New England" are interchangeable, and even in the cases of some of its busiest tourist locations, this can …

6 Ways to Explore the Great Outdoors in Charleston

Kristin Luna, an AFAR Ambassador and proud Southerner, highlights the gorgeous natural scenery and activities easily accessible from Charleston. Add …

15 facts about Lake Placid that will surprise you

1. The term “vacation” was invented here.<p>Brits go on “holiday,” but ever since New York City’s 19th-century elite — the Rockefellers and Vanderbilts …

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5 Adventures That Follow in the Footsteps of Legendary Explorers

From the plains of Africa to the seas of the Arctic, here are some historical routes that you can follow today.<p>Inside every traveler there is an explorer just waiting to break out. After all, it is the lure of the unknown and the chance to experience a new culture that sets us off on our adventures …

How One Man’s Rescue Mission Really Did Change the Course of World War II

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12 reasons to make Dublin your next city break

As the Duke and Duchess of Sussex head to Dublin today on what will be the Duchess's first official overseas tour as a Royal, Telegraph Travel raises a pint of the black stuff to the captivating city.<p>1. Its literary connections<p>As well as James Joyce, who is best known for his landmark novel, …

Anyone for sunny pints? Dublin’s top five beer gardens

The Living Room<p><b>Ideal for:</b> Sports addicts<p><b>Where:</b> Cathal S Brugha Street, D1<p>If the Living Room delivers on anything, it’s atmosphere. Smack centre in …

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Top 12 free things to do in Dublin: Lonely Planet's city cheat sheet

'High culture and light-hearted craic'<p>From the Staten Island Ferry to swimming in Scottish lochs, some of the world's most memorable travel …

Beyond Temple Bar: 10 of Dublin’s best pubs

Leopold Bloom mused in James Joyce's <i>Ulysses</i> that a good puzzle would be to cross Dublin without passing a pub. The most fun solution is to not pass any of them and instead go for a drink in as many as possible. Temple Bar may be famous for its pubs, but it’s just the start: leave its well-trod …

Dublin Mountains Way

<b>Introduction:</b><p>One of the flagship projects of the Dublin Mountains Partnership is the establishment of a long distance trail, the Dublin Mountains Way …

See the beautiful black and white photographs from the man who has documented every US National Park

From 2010 to 2015, Houston, Texas-based photographer Mark Burns travelled, predominantly by car, to every National Park in the United States, capturing images to commemorate the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary.<p>Now, after debuting his 59-photograph project entitled “The National Parks …

Full-Size Overland: ExPo’s Diesel Excursion Project

What is the ultimate overland vehicle? Plenty of people have voiced their opinions, but from Defenders to Jeeps their responses couldn’t be more …

Mistakes to Avoid When Using a Chef's Knife

A chef's knife can be the most valuable tool in your arsenal when it comes time for meal prep. This is the do-it-all knife; the one you want for …

23 Paleo Bowls That Make Breakfast Great Again

Breakfast bowls are the ultimate convenience: They pack in a ton of nutrients at once, and they’re often easily portable. Best of all, they let you …

Dublin is getting ready to party with Ireland's first ice cave bar this August

A pop-up ice cave bar is coming to Dublin in August, the fist of its kind in Ireland.<p>The Ice Cave will open in Dublin’s IFSC district from August 4th until August 10th. The Ice Cave is set to be the coolest place to hang out in Dublin this summer, with over 5,000 people expected to visit over the …

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Tools & Craft #8: Rapidly Deployable Lifestyles, Built With Your Own Hands

Here's how to build some quick, simple flatpack furniture this summer<p>Those of you that went to ID school learned to make things with your hands. For …

Book Review: 'Electronics for Kids' by Øyvind Nydal Dahl

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>I would call myself an intermediate level electronics hobbyist–I can read a schematic and get the components inserted properly …

Homemade Aquaponics System

Homemade Aquaponics System<p><b>Homemade Aquaponics System</b><p>So you are intrigued in setting up your own home made Aquaponics system in your garden, I very …

Summer Places: Clemente’s Maryland Crab House

Some believe that every type of restaurant that exists in the world can also be found somewhere in the five boroughs, if you’re willing to search long enough for it. Thus we have a real Texas barbecue in Red Hook, a Brazilian rodizio in Midtown, a Maine-style lobster pound in Mill Basin, and a …

Super-Thin Bookmark Transforms Into Reading Light

You can forget about reaching for the lamp on your side table or getting up to hit the light switch when you're reading in bed, because there is a …

When Your Wall Box Doesn't Have Enough Wire, Try These Easy Push-In Connectors

Push-in connectors are a great alternative to wire nuts when you are tight on space.<p>It's standard practice for electricians to leave at least six inches of wire in wall boxes. That way, you've got enough slack to install a new outlet or switch. But if you're short on wire in a wall box, these …