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12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

YouTube's Crackdown On Firearms Has Guntubers Launching Their Own Platforms

"There are millions of people who are going to exercise their constitutional rights. YouTube be damned."<p>YouTube's effort to limit the proliferation of gun videos on its platform has inspired firearms enthusiasts to create gun-friendly video platforms of their own.<p>Back in March, the world’s largest …

Internet

Aiding Nazis in Mass Killing of Jews

Father Desbois is on a mission to expose the Holocaust’s hidden crimes.

World History

12/05/1777 - Battles - Battle of White Marsh in Pennsylvania (Philadelphia Campaign) - American Revolutionary War Forums

<b>Battle Summary</b><p><b>Details</b><p><b>Stats</b><p><b>Colonists/Allies</b><p><b>British/Allies</b><p><b>Name:</b><p>Battle of White Marsh (Philadelphia Campaign)<p><b>Total …

How to Create an Anonymous Email Account

It's not easy to be anonymous on the internet. Here's how you can stay hidden even on email.<p>This story originally appeared on PCMag<p>Not long ago, the sharing economy seemed to take over. Privacy was dead, and no one cared. But that was a pre-Snowden era. Now, for some, the need to go truly anonymous …

Privacy

A triage trail reveals the breakthroughs — and horrors — of Civil War medicine

<b>They had me</b> at the mummified arm. I've always been mesmerized by the grittier details of our mind-bogglingly bloody Civil War (about 620,000 dead). That includes macabre stories of early medicine's misguided stabs at healing — think dirty sponges used to clean wounds, cringe-worthy bloodletting …

War

I Just Had 20,000 Slides Returned from Sports Illustrated

Ever since I was a kid, I loved saving stuff. I saved all my baseball cards in rubber band stacks in shoe boxes. I collected stacks and stacks of …

Restore old print photos with free software

Get your pictures perfect.<p>When you want to revisit an old digital photo, you can simply scroll through your past social media posts or open your favorite storage app. But what about those physical prints from your film camera days—are they still filling up old albums and boxes in the basement? If …

Tutorials

National Geographic Now Offering USGS Maps For Free – Expedition Portal

Canada by Rail: 5 Great Canadian Train Adventures

While a traditional road trip has its charms, a Canadian train adventure allows you to ride through the Rockies, explore the remote north and wind …

Canada

35 Slow Cooker Meals That Will Blow You Away

More by Kavitha<p>There is something therapeutic about throwing a bunch of ingredients together and letting the slow cooker do its job. It is so easy to …

The 10 best diabetes blogs

Living with diabetes can be a challenging burden. But it can be helpful to share your frustrations and successes, and read about people's similar …

20 Streaming Services That Aren’t Netflix, Hulu, or Amazon Prime

From art-house movies to British TV to anime and Bollywood, here is a sampling of the expansive world of (legal) online streaming.<p>It's been 10 years since Netflix first opened our eyes to the world of streaming movies and TV shows directly to our computers. A year later, Hulu and Amazon Prime Video …

Televisions

German Potato Salad

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:35 minPrep:15 minCook:20 min<p>Yield:8 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Recipe courtesy of Mary Nolan<p>Recipe courtesy of Ina …

49 Film Photography Blogs Worth Following

I’ve collected and shot film cameras for 40 years, but only started blogging about it in the last decade or so. I went looking for other blogging …

How to Unlock Movies on Netflix: Secret Codes Get You More Movies

You're no longer limited to Quirky Teen Dramas!<p>We’ve all been there: You want to watch something on Netflix, so you end up spending 30 minutes …

Televisions

Seniors Can Get Lifetime Access to National Parks For Just $10. But Not For Long

It's going from $10 to $80<p>Older Americans can access more than 84 million acres of land protected by the National Park Service for the rest of their …

National Parks

The Beginner's Guide to PC Backup

You know you're supposed to back up your data. If you're not sure how, this guide will help.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Software

The Easiest Way to Make Chicken Noodle Soup

Today is National Chicken Noodle Soup Day! This seems fitting, as chicken noodle soup is one of the most — if not <i>the</i> most — comforting dishes to eat …

Cooking

Trey Ratcliff Designed the Ultimate HDR Software: It’s Called Aurora HDR

Photographer Trey Ratcliff is on a roll. Just months after designing a camera bag with Peak Designs and watching it become the most-funded bag in the …

Cooking

Save Money by Choosing the Right Medicare Drug Plan

You need to sign up for a new Medicare Part D plan by Dec. 7, so now is the time to make sure you're getting the best plan for your needs.<p>The reason: …

Pharma

Crockpot Beef Stew Recipe | The Bewitchin' Kitchen

<i>posted by</i> Randa <i>on</i> June 5, 2009<p>Shares 44.9K<p><i>It’s 7 years later and I’m finally updating this Crockpot Beef Stew recipe with an image! (I guess you can</i> …

Top five emergency first aid items you probably didn’t even realize were medicine

When it comes to emergency medicine for preppers, everybody is already aware of the extraordinary usefulness of things like nano silver, fish …

Alternative Medicine

Massad Ayoob: Stand Your Ground vs. Castle Doctrine

In a nation that has become a sound-bite society, we have a public and therefore a jury pool that is increasingly vulnerable to simplistic, …

Slow Cooker Beef Stew

<i>Everyone’s favorite comforting beef stew made easily in the crockpot! The meat is SO TENDER and the stew is rich, chunky and hearty!</i> We had another …

Cooking

This Incredible Detox Drink Helps You Burn Fat, Boost Metabolism, Fight Diabetes And Lower Blood Pressure

Discover the power of this amazing elixir; this health potion is the perfect concoction for people wanting to lose weight and fight diabetes. The …

Top Tools for Hotel Managers to Organize Your Days - By Catlyn Origitano

Managing an independent hotel is a Herculean task - you need to keep your rooms full, your guests happy, your staff motivated, and yourself …

Headaches