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Solar-powered plane lands in Ohio after flight from Oklahoma

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A solar-powered airplane has touched down in the Ohio hometown of two of America's most well-known aviation pioneers on the …

More Proof That American Teachers Are Underpaid And Deserve More Respect

Just another reason to appreciate these superheroes.<p>Here's one more indication that American teachers work really, really hard -- and don't make nearly enough.<p>An analysis released Tuesday by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development looks at the state of education around the world, …

Maps of Ancient Earth Need Revising

A section of the Appalachian Mountains discovered in Mexico is forcing scientists to redraw their maps of ancient Earth.<p>The Appalachians are a series …

Geology

What the Hell Caused This California Road to Suddenly Rise Up and Crumble?

A stretch of Vasquez Canyon Road in Santa Clarita has inexplicably lifted upwards over the course of just a few hours. Geologists are stumped.<p>As CBS …

18 Neat Camping Hacks That Will Save You Time, Money, Sickness, and Potential Injury

Camping season is just around the corner everyone! For some of you every season is camping season. Camping outdoors is also a great way to save money …

Washing Machines

Laddered metal fins angle from the facade of Cambridgeshire laboratory by Abell Nepp

A row of aluminium ribs curves away from the serrated glass facade of this research laboratory in England to help shelter occupants from the sun (+ …

Architecture

27 Ways to Inspire Students to Innovate

Educator Mia MacMeekin made this infographic about ways to inspire students to think more deeply about how innovation applies to them. It's a helpful …

The Real-Life Neuroscience Behind Zombies

Most of the zombies you see on television and in movies moan and groan, and pull and tear, and lumber and shuffle, and remain highly focused on …

Pets

Why The Best Teams Might Be Temporary

When we think of high-performing teams, we often think of them as long-term allies—a band of brothers in the organizational world. It takes a while for teams to move through the traditional phases of <i>storming</i> and <i>norming</i> before they start to really perform. It’s logical, then, to assume that the …

How to Create a Great Company Culture

Hiring the right kind of staff to fit your company's culture is a large element in developing the kind of environment that will attract software …

Inking Media - Social Media Marketing Specialists

Are you in the event planning business? Event planning is a booming industry, and whether you organize a conference, fundraiser, seminar or just a …

Coffeebrewer | Trail Coffee at its Best!

Bugle - iPhone App That Might Save Your Life

Creating and printing a custom mapset with TOPO!

By onJanuary 24, 2012 in Trip Planning 47<p>Are you planning a trip that is not addressed specifically and perfectly by an existing guidebook or mapset? …

Philmont Redux: A Returning Scouter’s Report

In high places: Crew 613-K on the summit of Mt. Phillips (11,736 ft). Mt. Baldy in the background.<p>A long time ago, at a Scout ranch far far away…<p>In …

Buyers guide: Bear canisters || Comparison of volume per weight & cost

By onMarch 29, 2018 in Food & Nutrition 65<p>For years I have been using the BearVault BV500. Among reasonably priced models, it offers the greatest …

Andrew Skurka's Ultimate Hiker Course in the White Mountain National Forest

Two weeks ago I co-led Andrew Skurka’s 3 day/2 night Ultimate Hiking Course in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. It was my first time working …

Ultralight Makeover - Stay Fresh with Less

Hammock Camping Part III: Helpful tips and resources for a virgin hammock camper

By onDecember 10, 2012 in Shelters 24<p>Tags: Guest Post<p><i>Short-term, low-risk outings are ideal for discovering the optimal applications for and extreme</i> …

How to Keep Your Backpacking Gear Dry with Trash Compactor Bags

The first thing I do when I pack my backpack is to line the inside with a thick trash compactor garbage bag, like the kind you can buy in a …

ESEE Candiru Review - 1.7oz Fixed Blade Knife

Hanging A Bear Bag—The PCT Method

There are multiple techniques to hang a bear bag, but when I first learned the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) method, it’s been my favorite option. The …

Best of September 2013

Zootility Co. Online Store

Pause slideshow Play slideshow<p>Tülry<p>See the fashion-utility necklace ><p>WildCard<p>A Best Seller!<p>Puzzle Coasters<p>See the coolest Coaster Ever Designed ><p>Our …

Maine

Game Changers: Quantum Leaps in Outdoor Gear

It doesn't happen often, but occasionally a technological innovation revolutionizes how we enjoy the outdoors. We collected 11 of these game-changing gear items, complete with vintage photos. Let's just say a lot has changed. —Joe Jackson<p>The Neoprene Wetsuit<p>I had no idea what I was getting into …

Corn Chowder

Twitter Guide For Teachers: Ideas, Resources and More

Guide to Using Twitter in Your Teaching PracticeAre you interested in using Twitter or other social media as a teaching tool? Our culture has …

New ‘Professional-grade’ Creative Stylus for the iPad

Wow, today really is full of good news for iPad artists. I posted earlier on the big update to the excellent Procreate painting app. And now I need to mention a great looking new creative stylus for the iPad – just launched by Wacom today.<p>It’s called the <b>Intuos Creative Stylus</b>, and it sounds like it …

Apps