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My generation does give a damn about climate change, says 14-year-old activist

Xiuhtezcatl Roske-Martinez is 14, but has a confidence beyond his years. He carries on his back an organisation that his mother Tamara founded almost 10 years before his birth, created to inspire young people to defend the environment.<p>Roske-Martinez is its spokesperson, its youth director, and a …

Natural Gas

10 Bucket List Activities for the Great American Adventurer

And gear to help you conquer all

Hiking

‘Seeds of Time’ to hit theaters in May

A new documentary film tracks the history and mission of the Svalbard Global Seed Vault – sometimes called the Doomsday Vault – and its founder Cary …

Agriculture

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Ford’s solar-powered electric car takes transportation off the grid

If electric cars are bad news for the oil industry, solar-powered electric cars are bad for utility executives. Take the C-MAX Solar Energi Concept that Ford unveiled today. The version of the automaker’s popular plug-in electric hybrid hatchback is equipped with 1.5 square meters (16 square feet) …

Ranger Bands Are Field Grade Rubber Bands That Can Help Start a Fire

Rubber bands are the kind of things you need far more often than you realize. When you’re at home, you can usually improvise something in a pinch. …

Flashlight Stocked With Survival Gear

All VSSL models come with a dual-mode LED Flashlight (s.o.s. and static) including batteries and a compass. Each model also ships with the …

Tool Pen Mini Precision Multitool (video)

Mininch has created a new multitool call the Tool Pen Mini that they have launched over on the Kickstarter crowdfunding website and is built using …

Z.A.P.S. Survival Grenade

No, it's not a real grenade — instead, the Marine-designed, USA-made Z.A.P.S. Survival Grenade is a compact, waterproofed kit designed to keep you …

Henry U.S. Survival AR-7 Rifle

The trick with survival rifles is to actually have them when it comes time to do some survivin' — and that's hard to do with an oversized killing …

VSSL Outdoor Utility Tubes

VSSLs (say "vessel") are cylinders stashed with smaller cylinders stashed with everything you might need to survive and present yourself as …

6 Facts about Human-Caused Earthquakes | Science Features

Added: Friday, April 22nd, 2016<p>Filed under: Featured, Natural Hazards<p>By: Diane Noserale, dnoseral@usgs.gov<p>USGS Scientists Return to Himalayan Nation …

10 Of The Most Functional Foods Which Inhibit Cancerous Tumors

<b>A quick note from our founder-</b><p>Over the past year, my friend Dave at PaleoHacks has been working on a secret cookbook with world-renowned Le Cordon …