Marcus Lively

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The trusted military trick that could help you fall asleep in two minutes

Sleep is crucial for the body to repair itself, top-up energy supplies and increase wellbeing, as well as improving physical and mental health. Not getting the right amount of high-quality sleep has even been linked to cardiovascular problems, depression and premature death.<p>But what if you have …

Armed Forces

World's first floating dairy farm could be wave of the future

You've heard of offshore drilling platforms and offshore wind farms. Now a Dutch company is developing what's being called the world's first offshore dairy farm. Plans call for the high-tech, multilevel facility to open this fall in Rotterdam, a port city about 50 miles southwest of Amsterdam.<p>The …

Farming

Iran's secret weapons-smuggling air route to Lebanon revealed by intel sources

An Iranian civil aviation company is suspected of smuggling arms into Lebanon, destined for the militant group Hezbollah and Iranian weapons factories -- and western intelligence sources said Monday they've uncovered the unexpected routes that Iran apparently took to try avoiding detection.<p>The …

Middle East

The Most Epic Rail Trips Around the World

Skip the cramped quarters and crappy food that plague plane travel, and see the world by train. You can tour the likes of India, Vancouver, and New …

Panoramic Photography

You Can Quickly Add $5,000 More Per Month to Your Lifestyle Business Income

The easiest and fastest way to improve revenues is to find new ways to sell the expertise you already command<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you spend any time in entrepreneurial circles, it’s common to hear about entrepreneurs who are frustrated by the lack of …

Trakka's latest VW camper van is a solar-powered city slicker

With the Düsseldorf Caravan Salon all set to begin later this week, it's easy to forget that there are clever, all-new camper vans and motorhomes in …

These Awesome Headphones Make Apple's AirPods Look Like Jokes

The Cresuer Touchwave True Wireless earbuds are more than 50% off.<p>Sure, Apple’s signature headphones, the AirPods, have a lot going for them. The …

This Hand-Built Tiny Bus Home Is Stunning Inside

Name: Michael Fuehrer Location: Originally from New Jersey, but now travel all over North America. I like to tell people I live somewhere between the …

RVs

13 CREEPIEST PLACES TO HIKE OR CAMP IN COLORADO

If you’ve already seen the colored aspens, but aren’t ready to say “goodbye” to fall-themed excursions outdoors, we have some options for you. Like …

This Woman Absolutely Crushed the Hell Out of Missy Elliott's 'Work It'

Her name is Mrs. Funky White Sister, and she's the queen of karaoke.<p>Usually karaoke is not a competition. It's a safe space for regular folks to pick up a microphone and belt out the latest Ariana Grande tune to the best of their ability. Alcohol is encouraged, while judgement stays at the door.<p>But …

10 Best Islands for Retirement

1 of 10<p>Kauai, Hawaii<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts<p>3 of 10<p>Catalina Island, California<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Key West, …

This Secret iPhone Code Boosts Cell Reception

At a concert and getting poor cell reception? Enjoying a cookout in the sticks? Lazing at the lake house where the nearest hint of civilization is …

The 9 crappiest pieces of gear in the Marine Corps

One of the benefits of serving in the military is having the chance to use all kinds of cool equipment like in Hollywood action movies and repetitive Call of Duty games. The Army has its hi-tech Strykers; the Navy has its powerful nuclear engines; the Air Force, its exquisite nine-hole golf …

U.S. Marines

New pop-top camper van is fully electric

Now for the bad news: they won’t be available in the U.S.<p>While the auto industry is prepped to invest more than $100 billion in electric cars through 2030, the RV industry has lagged behind. Sure, we’ve seen concept RVs covered in solar panels and Winnebago Industries recently announced the launch …

This robot will draw and erase anything on your walls

Scribit is a drawing robot that can turn your walls into a work of art. The little bot raised over $1.6 million on Kickstarter, crushing the …

Fjord escort: a road trip to northern Norway

Oslo has good food, design and culture, but for spectacular scenery, nothing matches the west coast and the north. A drive along the famous coastal road will provide a lifetime of memories and photographs.<p>Drive north from <b>Bergen</b> on the first morning – start early if you want to make it all the way …

European Travel

13 Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix That'll Actually Blow Your Mind

We live in an age where it's taken for granted you can plop down on the couch and have instant access to hundreds, if not thousands of streaming …

This Unexpected Country Has Europe’s Most Flat-Out Stunning Coasts

If you feel like people are all of a sudden hyped about Croatia -- a gorgeous country in southern Europe you hadn’t heard much about until the past …

Japanese hermit forced to give up his remote island paradise after nearly 30 years living naked and foraging for food

Masafumi Nagasaki was living in a state of perfect bliss, spending his days wondering naked and alone on a Pacific island, watching baby turtles hatch from eggs and foraging for food.<p>That is, until reports of his ill health prompted police to take him away from his Robinson Crusoe-like existence …

We Have Reached Peak Screen. Now Revolution Is in the Air.

Smartphones were once the best thing to happen to the tech industry — and for a while, it seemed, to all of us, too. In the 11 years since the iPhone made its debut, smartphones have subsumed just about every other gadget and altered every business, from news to retail to taxis to television, …

Apple

5 excellent outdoor chairs

The first-ever reclining camp chair is so comfortable you might want it in your living room. "More like a mini-hammock than a chair," it has a …

How Much It Costs to Take an Epic 2,400-mile Road Trip on Route 66

"If you ever plan to motor West, take the highway that is best."<p><i>This story originally appeared on Money.com.</i><p>Back in the 1940s, Nat King Cole was …

5 Best Multi-Tools for Any Situation

If there’s one tool that you should always have with you, it’s a tool that is actually 20 tools in one. Multi-tools have graduated from an unknown …

Stainless Steel

When It Comes to Achievement, There's Good News and Bad News

It really doesn't matter if you have natural ability or not.<p>You want to dominate in your profession, perfect your skill as a performer, or impress the world with your writing, artwork, or athletic achievements. There's just one problem: You're not very good at whatever it is you seek to do.<p>Should …

Embark on Your Next Road Trip in This Renovated Camper For $35K

Thanks to a thoughtful revamp, an outdated trailer is converted into a bright and cheerful home.<p>When Lauren Jones and her husband were in need for an outlet to release some creative energy, they decided to purchase a rundown camper and turn it into a stylish, contemporary home on wheels.<p>After …

Home Depot

How to Sleep in Your Truck

As I’ve <i>thoroughly</i> established in the past, I am an avowed enemy of sleeping in or on a vehicle while camping. Doing so compromises important things on your truck, such as safety, fuel economy, and handling, while failing to deliver superior camping comfort. But there are times when that compromise …

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …

Documentaries

Crocodile snacks on internet-famous terrier after years of torment (Warning: Graphic)

Luck finally ran out for a tiny dog in Australia known for terrorizing saltwater crocodiles.<p>Pippa, a 10-year-old terrier was perhaps known for a series of viral videos showing the pint-sized dog chasing much larger crocodiles off the banks of the Adelaide River. In her remote Australian town, she …

Australia

Living the high life

Too many modern flats are samey and soulless. A new book celebrates the architects coming up with creative solutions for our overcrowded …

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