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A Pro’s Guide to Water Treatment in the Wild

Outdoor survivalists often teach the rough rule of three’s: humans can only survive three minutes without oxygen, three hours without proper shelter …

How to Make a Dark ‘n Stormy, Bermuda’s Cocktail

The Dark ‘n Stormy is Bermuda’s National Cocktail and has been inducted into the Cocktail Hall of Fame. It’s also trademarked by Gosling’s, meaning a …

Sahmurai Sword plugs holes in tubeless bike tires – with worms

Tubeless tires have become pretty much standard on higher-end mountain bikes, thanks partly to the fact that they're able to self-seal small …

Review: Tickr X heart rate monitor and fitness tracker

What's in the box?<p>Sitting at the top of the Tickr line-up, the Tickr X is a waterproof and sweat-proof fitness tracker which is worn around the chest …

Open source Mini-Farm Grow Box allows gardeners to grow greens in the home

Texas-based consumer health advocate Mike Adams of non-profit organization Food Rising has developed a new soil-free, non-electric, home-based food …

Aquaponics

The 13 Toughest Races in the World

Patagonian Expedition Race<p>The popularity of road marathons and obstacle racing has skyrocketed over the past few years. But what happens when you take away the road, the cheerful volunteers handing out energy gels, and most of your sanity? You get some of the gnarliest races out there, where …

Whiskey Wedge

Cold whiskey is good. Watered down whiskey is not. The Whiskey Wedge helps you achieve the former while avoiding the latter. The trick is in the …

The 60-Year History of the B-52 Stratofortress

When General Nathan Twining, chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force from 1953 to 1957, called the Boeing B-52 “the long rifle of the air age” shortly …

Worx Aerocart

Whether or not you want to admit it, summer is winding down to a close -- and that means it's time to get finished all those projects you've been …

How to Make a Kite

With a few basic, inexpensive materials and tools, you can engage your kids in some kite-making fun this summer.<p>Photo: freefoto.com<p>There’s nothing …

SOG Snarl Knife

More terrifying than functional — the SOG Snarl Knife combines the grip of a set of brass knuckles with a curving blade forming what could only be …

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Unless you truly enjoy yard work, it can end up being a dreaded weekend chore. Amidst the monotonous tasks that lead to a better backyard, you …

Home Depot

Stainless Steel Rain Barrel

At the risk of stating the obvious, the first thing you’ll need to build a stainless steel rain barrel is a stainless steel barrel. These, I should say right off, are not so easy to come by — at least not at a price most would consider reasonable. This is one of those “packrat” projects that came …

Woodworking

How to: Make a DIY Outdoor Living Plant Wall

<i>We’re happy to partner with Dremel Weekends, a new DIY website from Dremel featuring step-by-step guides to craft, home and garden projects for all</i> …

Kit: The Perfect Day Pack

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North Dakota Pharmacist Prescribes Monster Spray to Children Afraid to Sleep Alone

If sprays can get rid of household pests, then why not resident monsters? A North Dakota father-and-daughter pharmacist duo have hit upon an …

DECKED® Truck Bed Storage & Organizers and Cargo Van Storage Systems

Design

SOG Flashback Knife

When every single second counts, you need a knife that opens fast, really fast — the SOG Flashback Knife. The fastest-opening assisted knife …

People Are Skiing In Detroit's Abandoned Buildings Now

Here's one thing to do with all the abandoned buildings in Detroit: turn them into urban ski slopes.<p>"Tracing Skylines," a movie by Poor Boyz Productions and Red Bull Media House, features skiers taking on the terrain in Alaska, Canada, Switzerland, France and, naturally, Detroit. Karl Fostvedt skis …

Tasting Notes: High West Campfire Whiskey

Throughout the ages, explorers have embraced a shared passion besides venturing into the unknown. Whiskey. Now the story behind this Park City based …

Five All-American Summer Adventures

We love winter and all it brings: fires, warm sweaters, skiing and flasks of Scotch. Still, come June, we’re ready to bust out and undertake some …

This Week in Culture: September 20, 2013

Let’s Rock<p>The Arctic Monkeys have been banging around for a while now, and although they’ve showed flashes of genius, nothing has come together quite …

Off Track: Driving the Abbot FV433 Self-Propelled Gun

The mud pit looked impossibly deep, twin ruts at least two feet high and half full of a murky stew from the rainy spring. I hesitated a few yards shy …

The Best Action Cameras for All Situations

It’s one thing to galvanize people with tales of your gravity- and death-defying expeditions. It’s another to provide visual proof. Thanks to the …

New bags from F-stop getting ready for a trip to the Granite State.

MoB | Hunting for the Bargain Steak

We’ve been blessed with a very high quality supply of meat in this inaugural Month of Beef, but the reality of life is that there isn’t always a …

Basset Hound Puppies In A Tiny Wagon

Riding High: Coffee and Endurance Sports

Coffee and cycling go together like beer and brats. It may be because the local coffee shop is the ideal spot to hook up with your buddies for a …