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Add a dash & backup camera to your car w/ this multi-function mirror: $75.50 (Reg. $115)

I-Max (99% positive lifetime feedback) offers the AUTO-VOX M3 Dash and Backup Camera Mirror Kit for <b>$75.50 shipped</b> when code <b>BAXNLXWN</b> is used at checkout. Regularly around $115, this is a new all-time low that we’ve tracked and is the best available. This kit includes a replacement rear-view mirror …

Parking

This Man Retired at 33 With $1.3 Million — and 3 Kids. Here’s How

Plus how another family retired with 2 kids at 43.<p>Retire early? “Sure,” you might say, “I could do that — if it weren’t for the kids.” But even with …

Retirement

Overlooked U.S. Routes That Make for Incredible Road Trips

The great American road trip has been a vacation idea for ages. Of course, Route 66 is an iconic choice; the Pacific Coast Highway and Blue Ridge Parkway are up there too. Yet there are many highways, routes, and byways across the United States that can also make this journey equally memorable. …

National Parks

How does a security camera that pans, zooms, and comes with 14 days of cloud storage only cost $38?

There are so many home security cameras out there these days and they’re all so similar. How are you supposed to know which one to buy. Well if you …

HD video

I make $200,000 a year in passive income after retiring at 34, and it works only because I followed 5 steps

Ever since landing my first job post-college in 1999, I've been determined to build enough passive income in order to not have a job. A future that included getting into work by 5:30 a.m. and leaving after 7:30 p.m. each day for decades seemed too brutal to endure.<p>In 2009, I decided that if I could …

Real Estate

How to Build a Homemade Windmill for Alternative Energy

Build a Homemade Windmill for Alternative Energy<p>Step 1<p>Order your windmill building plans as well as the DC motor. See the Resources section for a …

Windmill

How to barely spend any money when you finally cut the cord

Congratulations, you’ve decided to finally cut the cord! You’ve made a fantastic decision that’s going to save you a ton of cash each and every …

Tech Trends

Turn Your Truck Into A Tent And More With TopperEZLift System

Portability and convenience are the world’s greatest commodities.<p>Remember the Hitch Hotel that turns your car into an instant RV? Well, we came …

RVs

Living on the edge: Life off the grid in Australia's most extreme town

Mad Max

Nest Starter Pack review: An excellent intro to home security

Nest Security Pack (T-Mobile)<p>$500 (not including incentives)<p>View Product<p>The Good<p>Easy setup • Intuitive app • Plenty of security features<p>The Bad<p>False …

Home Security

How to Hike Japan’s UNESCO World Heritage Pilgrimage Trail

You’ve heard of the Camino de Santiago. But what about the Kumano Kodo? Here’s how to hike Japan’s sacred route.<p>Located south of Osaka on the Kii …

Hiking

Here are some of Atlantic Canada's most beautiful spots to see this fall

Seen either by land, sea or sky, Atlantic Canada has a lot to offer in the fall season. Perhaps, even, too much to take in in just one …

Canada

Change These Settings on Your New TV for a Better-Looking Picture

If you’re one of those people who buys a brand-new TV, spends hours straining your back trying to place it in your home entertainment center (or …

Tutorials

Vacation in Portugal the Less-Obvious Way

ON MY FIRST NIGHT in Lisbon just over two decades ago, my friend Gonçalo brought me to B. Leza, an African nightclub housed at the time in a crumbling 16th-century palace. In ballrooms and courtyards with dim chandeliers and peeling paint, I fought jet lag to drink and dance late into the night. …

European Travel

The Nolla cabin by Robin Falck is a zero-emissions escape in Finland

Finnish designer Robin Falck has created an A-frame mirrored holiday home on Vallisaari, an island near Helsinki.<p>Named Nolla after the Finnish word …

New York State

The 13 best places to visit in September for every type of traveler

The summer is nearly over, but that doesn't mean you have to put your travel dreams on hold.<p>September is shoulder season in much of the world, and savvy travelers know that's often the best time to visit must-see locations.

Costa Rica

The World's Oldest Hotel Has Been in the Same Family for 52 Generations (Video)

The hotel industry goes back way further than you might think. Sure, there are classic properties in historic cities such as Paris and Rome, but …

Japan

Check out these brilliantly weird Japanese inventions we found

I’ve always had a fascination with inventors. So, when I found out about the Tokyo branch of the Maker Faire – a festival where people show off their homemade inventions – I was very much into it.<p>And I wasn’t disappointed. After some wonderful time trawling through the wild, weird, and wonderful …

Inventions

20-Minute No-Equipment Total-Body Workout You Can Do Anywhere

Strength training at the gym or taking a class at a fitness studio is great, but sometimes, you just want to get in your workout at home—or on …

Workouts

Who Do You See in This Picture? The Answer Is Important to Your Vision

You might not want to know the answer to the test, but you should take it anyway. Play the video, and an image will appear — you'll see either Marilyn Monroe or Albert Einstein. We won't tell you what each answer means till the end, so as not to influence what you see.<p>The video comes to us from …

Albert Einstein

Blue light from phone screens accelerates blindness, study finds

Scientists say they have found how blue light from smartphones, laptops and other digital devices damages vision and can speed up blindness.<p>Research by the University of Toledo in the US has revealed that prolonged exposure to blue light triggers poisonous molecules to be generated in the eye’s …

Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Iconic Honda Super Cub is back, and this time it’s electric!

The Honda Super Cub is a legendary retro-styled motorbike that has been in continuous production since 1958. With over 100 million units sold, it holds the record for being the most produced motor vehicle in history.<p>For all of its strengths however, the little retro scooter has one major downside: …

Motorcycles

These yoga moves pretty much feel like a massage

In the same way that you can do less and get more out of your yoga class, so too, can you master moves on your mat that feel like a massage.<p>I repeat: …

Yoga

Tone Every Inch of Your Body With These 100 Effective Bodyweight Moves

Here it is! The ultimate guide to the best bodyweight moves. Bookmark this for later so you can create your own workout by mixing and matching these badass moves, and watch your body transform. Maybe you want an all-butt workout with squats and lunges. Maybe you want to focus on toning your arms …

Workouts

The Roku Channel Is Now Free on the Web

Roku hardware is no longer required to access the movies, TV shows, and live news streams offered for free on The Roku Channel. Simply load it up on …

TV shows

Why the Left Is So Afraid of Jordan Peterson

The Canadian psychology professor’s stardom is evidence that leftism is on the decline—and deeply vulnerable.<p>Two years ago, I walked downstairs and saw one of my teenage sons watching a strange YouTube video on the television.<p>“What is that?” I asked.<p>He turned to me earnestly and explained, “It’s a …

Jordan Peterson

See what Earth looked like from space when it was ruled by dinosaurs

Ever wonder what the Earth looked like before humans came along and added pollution and man-made destruction to the mix?<p>The 3D interactive website called Ancient Earth Globe lets you glimpse the world from space during the age of the dinosaurs -- and more. Seeing the Earth at various points in …

Asteroids

Luxury homes, live-in housekeeper and a balmy tropical climate: The three overseas destinations where Aussies can live the 'good life' for just $40,000 a year

Many of us have dreamed about relocating to tropical and exotic climes to escape the stresses and strains of big city life and the associated …

Chiang Mai

Last Surviving Crew Member Has 'No Regrets' About Bombing Hiroshima

On Aug. 6, 1945, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima. It was the first time a nuclear weapon had been used in warfare.<p>There were three strike planes that flew over Hiroshima that day: the Enola Gay, which carried the bomb, and two observation planes, the Great …

U.S. Army

Here's How to Safely Kid-Proof Your Stock Tank Pool With Pool Noodles

Give your stock tank pool softer edges with this pool noodle bumper trick.<p>While it's no secret that stock tanks make for low-cost, easy to set-up …

Swimming