Michael Trahan

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Bow-Tuning Basics: How to Set Up a Compound Hunting Bow

For bow geeks, setting up and tuning a compound is almost as much fun as shooting it. Then there’s the satisfaction that comes from shooting a good …

How One Christian Rock Star Built A Six-Figure Music Business Online

As someone who has earned over $1 million dollars blogging, I love hearing stories of regular people who ditched their jobs to try something new. Even more than that, however, I love when people find a way to make money doing something they truly love.<p>Christopher and Melanie Greenwood are living …

My First Fish

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Manhattan-Style Catfish Chowder Recipe

This catfish chowder recipe is similar in flavor to a Manhattan clam chowder, but with catfish. The tomato-based broth mixture is perfectly seasoned …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

The Ten Best Happy Hardcore Remixes Ever

From Oasis to Bjork to Coolio, here's a batch of tracks that have been given the OTT treatment and sound all the better for it.<p><i>This article appeared originally on THUMP UK.</i><p>Here's a great way to spend an hour/afternoon/day/week/month/year/lifetime/afterlife—type pretty much any song title you can …

Cornmeal-Crusted Catfish with Tomato Gravy

This isn’t your average catfish: Appalachian chef Travis Milton pickles the freshwater fish before dredging and frying the fillets. And as if that …

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Video: Delightfully Pungent Catfish Cakes

Video: Delightfully Pungent Catfish Cakes <i>by FieldandStream</i><p>Catfish are a highly refined species, with a sophisticated palate. To catch a mess of …

Video: How to Make Mean, Green Bluegill Balls

The Bait Chef: How to Make Mean, Green Bluegill... <i>by FieldandStream</i><p>Bluegill are a refined, cultured fish, known for their appreciation of the arts, …

Recycled coffee grounds give rise to Fremantle mushroom farm

An ambitious plan to start WA's first urban mushroom farm using coffee grounds to grow the fungi has come to fruition, diverting three tonnes of …

The iBobber is a smart fishing tool that uses sonar

By combining technologies from the 19th century and the 21st century, the iBobber brings an interesting twist to fishing with sonar and app …

These bunless portobello burgers are a fun spin on a classic meal

No matter the weather, sometimes you crave a burger, some nicely seasoned fries fresh out of the fryer and an ice-cold drink to make it all complete. …

‘Bacon’ and ‘Cream Cheese’ Stuffed Mushrooms

Animals are Not Ours<p>Vegan<p>Prep Time<p>10m<p>Cook Time<p>25m<p>Servings<p>3<p>Ingredients<p>12 whole fresh mushrooms<br>• 1 Tbsp. vegetable oil<br>• 1 Tbsp. minced garlic<br>• 8 oz. vegan …

New York Considers Big Game Hunting with Air Rifles

In late December, the New York Department of Environmental Conservation announced that it is considering amending the state’s game laws to allow …

Video: How to Restore Rusty Cast Iron

Grandma Dorothy would not be happy with me. When I moved into her house, I inherited wall-to-wall shag carpeting, a post-mod wall clock, and her …

Spear and Trembling: The Ancient Art of Stabbing Pike Through the Ice

I’m sitting in a darkhouse, a fish hut with the door shut and the lone window almost completely blocked by a sheet of insulation. There’s just enough …

Whitesboro, N.Y. Decides Racist Seal Is A Bad Idea After All

Welcome to 2016!<p>The Village of Whitesboro, N.Y. has succumbed to public pressure and announced that, despite a recent vote of support, it will do away with a town seal many view as racist and offensive.<p>The logo, which has drawn national ridicule in recent weeks, appears to show a white man choking …

Native Americans

How the Illuminati Stole the Mind, Soul, and Body of Hip-Hop

The true story of how an 18th-century secret society came to dominate today’s music industry (allegedly).<p>Have you noticed how a lot of musicians have …

Cooking with vegetable oils releases toxic cancer-causing chemicals, say experts

Scientists warn against the dangers of frying food in sunflower oil and corn oil over claims they release toxic chemicals linked to cancer<p>Cooking with vegetable oils releases toxic chemicals linked to cancer and other diseases, according to leading scientists, who are now recommending food be fried …

Tennessee Teen Caught, Released a Likely Record Catfish

<i>Photograph via Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency/Facebook</i><p>In late July, a Tennessee teenager Troy Powers hooked and landed what's likely to be a …

Jamestown excavation unearths four bodies — and a mystery in a small box

By Michael E. Ruane<p>, Reporter<p>JAMESTOWN, Va. — When his friends buried Capt. Gabriel Archer here about 1609, they dug his grave inside a church, lowered his coffin into the ground and placed a sealed silver box on the lid.<p>This English outpost was then a desperate place. The “starving time,” they …

Archaeology

How Do Fireflies Glow? Mystery Solved After 60 Years

Weird & Wild<p>Scientists have sussed out the chemical secret of these bright summertime beetles—and it may someday improve human health, a new study says.<p>Think of the firefly abdomen like a black box of bioluminescence.<p>For around 60 years, scientists have known what basic ingredients go into the …

One wave of migration from Siberia populated the Americas, DNA shows

Study also reveals some groups in South America have closer genetic ties to indigenous peoples of Australia, New Guinea and the Andaman Islands than to present-day Native Americans<p>Native American ancestors reached the new world in a single, initial migration from Siberia at most 23,000 years ago, …

Longnose Gar Stuck in Chain-link Fence

In May powerful rainstorms swarming over Texas caused the Trinity River in Dallas to overflow and swamp the city. While the receding water deposited …

This Mushroom Used In Chinese Medicine Helps Mice Lose Weight

It works by feeding the microbiome<p>In the wild, a mushroom called "lingzhi" in China or "reishi" in Japan grows on dead trees in forests all over the world. But for about 2,000 years, herbalists all over Asia have been cultivating <i>Ganoderma lucidum</i> for its medicinal properties; it has long been …

Microbiome

Why do fireflies light up?

A firefly’s familiar glow is caused by a chemical reaction. Explanation here, plus many wonderful firefly photos.<p>Fireflies are sometimes called</i> …

The Africa Carry

Phil Bourjaily forwarded me a reader question that goes thus: “Why, mostly in Africa, do you see folks carrying rifles up on their shoulders, holding …

5 Reasons Your Game Meat Tastes Gamey

The most common question I—or anyone in the business of educating the public about eating wild game—get is, “how do I get the gamey taste out of my …