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Upgrade Your Bedding for a Better Night’s Sleep

Sleep is good. It improves memory, helps with problem solving, stabilizes emotions, prevents death. And you need more of it: the National Institute …

Portable micro wind turbine prototype weighs 2 lbs and packs down to the size of an umbrella

<b>Lightweight, collapsible, and quick to deploy, this little wind generator might be a viable off-grid portable power source in places where solar</b> …

Fontus Self Filling Water Bottle, Transforms Air Into Water (video)

Kristof Retezar has unveiled a new range of revolutionary self filling water bottles in the form of the Fontus Airo and Ryde, that are capable of …

25 Runners Share the Biggest Mistakes They Made as Beginners

Running seems easy enough: Just grab a pair of sneakers and put one foot in front of the other, right? Well, anyone who’s struggled to get through a …

Marathons

Filson MITI Camp Stove

Posted in Camping and Gear<p>This flat packable stainless steel camp stove-top heats up using a single log. And the setup is simple: Affix the stove to …

This Accessory Lets You Charge Your iPhone And Other Gadgets With Fire And Water

With battery packs carrying so much more power than they used to these days, it’s often easy to forget that running out of charge on something like a …

Outland Multi-mission Axe

The Outland Multi-Mission Axe is a great assistant when going about regular outdoor life, in the wild or simply in your backyard. It´s available in …

Breed Retreat Chicken Coop

Raise your own chicken, with your own coop! The Breed Retreat Chicken Coop lets you keep your own chickens in your backyard so you can get tastier, …

Flow Hive

Flow Hive is another one of those products developed for those of us who feel the urge to reconnect to nature and its produce. It´s a bee hive with …

Front Entry Doors That Make A Strong First Impression

The front entry door is the first hint one gets about the style preferred by someone before entering their home. The door can tell a lot bout a …

SHTF COMS: Emergency Communications When Disaster Strikes

Candle Charger

You never know when your power's going to go out. But with the new Candle Charger, you're sure to stay charged and connected to what matters - …

This LED lantern runs on nothing but salt water, can even charge your phone

Kerosene and battery-operated lamps may have met their match. SALt (Sustainable Alternative Lighting) has developed a lamp that will illuminate rooms …

Saltwater

Knife Blades: Common Steels Explained

Knife-makers use dozens of steel types to create knife blades. Which one is right for you? We look at 10 common steels used by popular knife brands …

OFF-GRID HAM RADIO: Simple Emergency Communication When the Grid Goes Down

iPhone 6/6s Limited Edition Gresso Regal Case

Video<p>$1000 USD<p>By<p>Editor's Rating:<p>5<p>Gresso Regal Case has been created with using the innovative magnetic lock system, patented all over the world. No …

Virtually Indestructible Lightning Cables

If you have an Apple device one of the cables has broken at some point or another. The middles of the cables generally stay in tact, but the ends …

Scrubba Wash Bag

Have you ever felt disgusted to hand wash your clothes when you’re on a camping trip? Scrubba is for those who do. It’s twice as effective as hand …

SOS PowerBank Portable Solar Battery Pack (video)

If you spend time away from the grid and are looking for a portable solar battery pack, the 10,000 mAh SOS PowerBank maybe worth more …

With the Right Camping Stove, You Can Eat Like a King in the Backcountry

Let’s get one thing straight: there is no “perfect” stove. Most work <i>just well enough</i> to provide a meal in an unfamiliar place. The trick to buying …

The Solar Bike Is The World’s Greenest Electric Bike! – Never Has To Be Connected To The Power Grid

Whenever the green community is asked if there is a vehicle that a single person can use for short travel distances (or long if they like) yet …

Behold The Tent Of The Future! Collects Solar Energy, Rainwater, And Folds Up For Easy Travel

When people are asked what type of people are part of the green community, most have a stereotypical view of hippies that live off the grid. In …

Solar-Powered Distiller Can Turn Salt Water Into Drinking Water, Perfect For Third-World Countries [Video]

People who follow green news understand the movement for two things: growing/eating organic and the utilization of alternative, environmentally-safe …

Meriwether Tent

The Meriwether Tent, by suppliers of luxury outdoor goods Shelter Co. is the canvas-covered palace of every glamper’s dream. Measuring 16 feet in …

Apartment Living For The Ultimate Man Child

Just because men grow up it doesn’t mean we can’t take some of our childhood memories with us. Adding sentimental value to a home is exactly what the …

Core Backpacking Clothing || Check lists & systems for 3-season conditions

With just a 13-item collection of hiking and backpacking clothing, is it possible to be comfortable here?And with that very same kit, also here?And …

Build a Survival Library: A Digital Bug-Out Kindle | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart, Senior Instructor at the Willow Haven Outdoor School for Survival, Preparedness & Bushcraft.</i><p>A …

Stanley Mountain Vacuum Food System

Mountain vacuum food system is the new product from Stanley, it´s a thermal container that can keep your food hot for up to 13 hours, or your …