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Scientists Say They've Found a New Species of Human Ancestor

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Lucy, our famous human ancestor who for decades held the title of the oldest most-complete ancient hominin ever found, may have …


23 Household Items That Can Double As (Effective) Camping Gear


10 Things We Don't Miss About Backpacking in 1978

1. “Point & Shoot” cameras that still won’t fit in your pocket.

New “Point & Shoot” Pocket Camera

New “Point & Shoot” Pocket Camera
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How to survive the Canadian wilderness, as shown by Ray Mears

The bushcraft expert Ray Mears has honed his skills over many visits to the Canadian wild. Richard Madden catches up with him in Ontario's breathtaking wilderness

Wild places sometimes demand silence. Not the eerie emptiness of no-sound silence, but living, breathing wilderness silence. A gentle …


Campfire Cooking: 7 Easy Recipes to Prepare While Camping

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5. Hobo Hamburgers

This is campfire dining at its best. Ground beef, cracker crumbs, cheese, potatoes, bacon, and veggies create a …

Simple Living Hits the Road as RV Ownership Surges

Sales are about to reach pre-recession levels. Who's driving them and why?

If you're one of the millions of Americans planning to hit the road for a summer trip, be prepared: RVs are ruling the road.

Perhaps you've seen headlines that Airstream, Inc.—manufacturer of those signature egg-shaped …

Simple Living

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“The end of the world”: Why America misunderstands ISIS — and what you really need to know

Your conception of ISIS is scarily -- and dangerously -- incomplete, expert Charles Lister tells Salon. Here's why

For a little more than six months, the United States has effectively been at war with the Islamic State (aka, ISIL or ISIS). Yet despite the country having committed significant …

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The Tactical Order of Dressing: An Illustrated Guide

If you were suddenly awoken in the middle of the night and needed to go outside to fight off a threat or evacuate from your home, in what order would …


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Cary Grant

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Never Out Of Style: Paul ‘Smiler’ Anderson discusses his excellent new book ‘Mods: The New Religion’ - Vanyaland