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Cut Custom Foam Inserts to Store Fragile Equipment

Transporting delicate electronic or photographic equipment is easy to do. Just embed it in squishy polyurethane foam inside a rigid case.<p>The problem is achieving this without spending too much money.<p>The first step is to figure out how big a case you need. Lay out your equipment as suggested in …

How the World's Smallest Birds Survive the Winter

"Little Arnold Schwarzeneggers," hummingbirds are tough—so tough they've evolved a clever way of coping with the cold.<p>As the smallest birds on Earth, hummingbirds may seem frail—so it's not surprising Donovan Nixon asked Weird Animal Question of the Week how they cope with winter.<p>Turns out these …

Woman Wants To Be World’s Fattest Loses Weight Sex | Article

A woman from Nevada named Patty Sanchez was part of a “Feeder Fetish” relationship for years. A feeder is someone who enjoys having their significant …

Fort Worth

See 6 of the Funniest Comedy Wildlife Photography Award Finalist Shots

People make mistakes. Guess what? Animals do too! Thankfully humans created the camera, so we can capture these goofs on film and always remember …

Photography

Hurricane Nicole pummels Bermuda and moves into Atlantic

<b>Hurricane Nicole has roared across Bermuda, tearing roofs from buildings and uprooting trees, before moving out into the Atlantic Ocean.</b><p>The storm had weakened from a Category Four to a Category Three, but still had maximum sustained winds of more than 205km/h (125mph).<p>Teams are out clearing roads …

Weather

Humpback Whale Breaches Just Feet From Group of Divers

<b>Sometime last year, I was sitting in the lineup at LA’s Zuma Beach.</b> It wasn’t very fun, but it was better than sitting at home. As I stared vacantly …

You Can Use a Lighter to Start a Campfire Even If It's Broken

Packing a cheap lighter with your outdoor gear is always a good idea. Even if it runs out of fuel or the plastic casing breaks, it’s still a great …

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43 pallet ideas that you can directly copy

Throughout the world—and particularly Hong Kong—there is a growing awareness of the environment and the need to protect it for future generations. …

A short history of famous people talking about the memes they became

Singer Rick Astley has gotten two paychecks for participating in the meme he inspired — the Rickroll. He agreed to do the gigs (a Virgin commercial …

Another replacement Galaxy Note 7 apparently caught fire in Minnesota

It’s all over… After all four major carriers in the US decided to let any wary customers, and even reports that AT&T was considering completely dropping the device, another replacement Galaxy Note 7 has exploded…<p>According to Minnesota news station KSTP, a replaced Galaxy Note 7 recently caught fire …

Galaxy Note

Life of the Week: Marie Antoinette

From the extravagant excesses of her royal court at Versailles to her downfall during the French Revolution and eventual execution at the guillotine, …

The True Scale of Nuclear Bombs Is Totally Frightening

Nuclear weapons are already scary enough, but when you dig deeper and find out how powerful the weapons truly are, they get even more terrifying. The …

The Denali National Park husky puppycam is pure joy

Get ready to squeeeel because Denali National Park has launched its annual live sled dog puppycam featuring the park's latest litter: Happy, Party, Piñata, Cupcake, and Hundo.<p>Born in July, the puppies are named in honor of this year's National Park Service centennial and seem to be partying it up …

The Comedy Wildlife Photography awards - in pictures

A selection from the shortlist of 40, with images from around the world including a forgetful meerkat, a waving hare and a frog with a smile

Wildlife

Travel Through the Galaxies with These Stunning Images From the Hubble Space Telescope (VIDEO)

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope was launched into low Earth orbit in 1990 and has been sending back stunning hi-res images and critical data ever …

Here's where to find California's changing leaves

The foliage season is really starting to bloom across Northern California according to CaliforniaFallColor.com, which compiles a weekly update of current conditions across the state.<p>This weekend in the Eastern Sierra conditions are at peak above 9000 feet. Near peak colors are being seen above 7000 …

Get A Free Topographical Map

It does not matter one bit whether you are embarking upon a weekend camping trip with the family or trying to navigate through the mess left …

How To Build A Scout Fire

Scout fires are believed to be named for calvary scout's in the old west, as a way to keep warm without giving away your location due to the casting …

Travel

Copper Pipe As A Camping And Survival Tool

Every person that is into camping and survival looks for equipment that offers a multitude of useful features, and it is quite unfortunate that often …

Camping

Pet Friendly Hiking Safety: Encountering Predators on the Trail

<i>**This post contains affiliate links. Thank you for your continued support.</i><p>Hiking is one of our favorite pet friendly activities, and I know many of …

This man filmed himself annually for 35 years and made a video going backwards to 1977

This video from 2011 inspired a 2015 documentary called Sam Klemke's Time Machine.<p>In 1977, Sam Klemke started obsessively documenting his entire life …

Did You Spot This Sneaky ‘Batman V Superman’ Easter Egg? Because Superman Didn’t

It’s been six months since <i>Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice</i> garnered mixed reviews and precipitously dropping box office grosses, leading to some potential shake-ups behind the scenes, but fans are still discovering new Easter eggs to obsess over, all the same. Just recently someone spotted a Joe …

I Tested Your Best Camping Hacks And This Is What Happened

There was ~some~ food on fire.

The Secret Plan to Protect America’s Founding Documents During WWII

After Pearl Harbor, a fearful Library of Congress secretly stashed the crown jewels of U.S. history for safekeeping. This was the rescue plan.<p>In the early evening of December 26, 1941, Secret Service agent Harry E. Neal stood alone on the platform at Washington’s Union Station and watched the train …

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Redwood National Park is in Northern California in Humboldt and Del Norte counties and extends to Josephine County in southern Oregon. Dedicated in 1968, the park contains 71,715 acres of federally protected land adjacent to 60,268 acres of state parks. The state parks charge a day-use fee. The …

National Parks

14 epic outdoor adventures to do near Vancouver

North Vancouver, Canada<p>A gateway to the protected waters of Indian Arm, Deep Cove is an ideal place to kayak in Vancouver. If you’re of the lady …

Build (and Crash) Your Own Wacky Lego Drones with Flybrix

These DIY drone kits have everything you need to get weird.<p>Flying a drone is fun, but <i>building</i> one is rewarding, and it isn't just for hardware nerds and drone racers anymore. The new Flybrix kit, designed by a bunch of MIT, Caltech, and UW Madison alumni, lets anyone get in on the fun of designing …

5 Stunning Day Hikes Near Seattle

As the mecca of nature and outdoor activities, one of the most popular activities in Seattle, rain or shine, is to go hiking. On the Instagram feeds …