Michael Paul Lehmann

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With 5 Quick Clicks You Can See All the Data Facebook Has on You (I Was Truly Stunned by What I Found)

It takes just five short steps to download the entire archive. You probably want to do it immediately.<p><i>(Update: Facebook says it's changing how you can access and change your privacy settings. Details are here.)</i><p>Tough times for Facebook--and they're only getting worse. The FTC is investigating, the …

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

Tutorials

the legendary Aimee's Castle, constructed by Aimee Semple MacPherson in 1929, in Lake Elsinore, CA #Oscars https://t.co/pusldiepmN

Odds Are, They're Taking Your Blood Pressure All Wrong

When was the last time you were asked to sit without saying a word for five minutes before your blood pressure was measured? If your answer was "I …

Easy Backpacking Trips for Beginners

You don't need to be an expert to enjoy these scenic trails.<p>Everyone who has read Cheryl Strayed's <i>Wild</i> has probably envisioned themselves heading out …

Mojave's magnificent Mitchell Caverns reopening after 6 years and a series of setbacks

Mitchell Caverns, a trio of geological delights in the Mojave Desert, will reopen after more than six years.<p>The journey to the Nov. 3 reopening of the caverns – the only limestone caves in the California park system – has been long and full of pitfalls. It began with crumbling infrastructure, …

Bertone Mustang (1965)

Automobile Quarterly was a prestigious magazine published from 1962 to 2012. It wasn't your average newsagent car mag but was of extremely high …

23 Puerto Rican foods the rest of the world should know and love

The food in Puerto Rico is a lot like its people—bold, enticing and varied. Moderation does not exist where rice, beans and pork are involved. Guests …

30 Activities That Are Scientifically Proven to Make You Happier

We all hate to be bored. We live in the era of FOMO and are constantly looking for ways to keep life exciting. But a lot of the time, we mistake …

Unmissable adventures around the world

Hike, climb, cycle, surf, canoe... there are countless ways to explore a country if you've got a taste for adventure. But which of these pulse-quickening experiences fall into the 'don't-leave-without' category?<p>In this excerpt from Lonely Planet’s <i>Atlas of Adventure</i>, we look at some of the …

This incredible teardrop camper has a huge overhead window for serious stargazing

A company has created a compact campervan with large windows and extra wide doors that open up, allowing for an immersive experience and serious stargazing.<p>Unlike traditional camper vans, the Vistabule features a forward facing cab design with a huge overhead window, creating a sense of open space. …

See how this couple turned their van into a home for life on the road with their dog

A young couple from Wisconsin are living what sounds like an idyllic life, travelling around the US in a converted van with their adored American Staffordshire Terrier, Snoop.<p>Pete Thuli (24) and Taylor Bucher (23) spent US$5000 converting their Dodge Sprinter van into a a fully functional home, …

Adam West, who played TV's 'Batman,' dies at 88

Actor Adam West, who originated the role of Batman through the kitschy 1960s TV series, died Friday at age 88, his family posted on Twitter.<p>While Christian Bale might be the actor that Gen Xers and Millennials most closely associate with the Caped Crusader, for baby boomers, it has been and will …

An Introduction to Astrophotography: Shooting Stars for Beginners

Shooting the night sky can produce amazing images of endless starry skies, but it can be challenging to those used to working with plenty of light. …

Landscape Photography

Mapped: The optimal road trip to see all the US national parks

RANDY OLSON, a Computer Science & Engineering Ph.D. candidate at Michigan State University, is a man who likes to design road trips. He has …

National Parks

Roger Moore: A Life in Pictures

This tiny camper that turns into a boat is coolest summer travel vehicle

You don’t have to choose between your camping and sailing weekend.<p>Germany’s Sealander camper, a cozy trailer-hitched camper that conveniently turns into a lake-worthy houseboat with a few minor adjustments.<p>So if you have no space to pitch a tent, just use all that open water on the nice, calm lake. …

Lake Superior Is Our Most Overlooked Playground

It's 12:56 a.m. and I’m spiraling down a rabbit hole of fear. There are the yellow ATTENTION: BEARS IN THE AREA. USE CAUTION signs plastered everywhere. Through my tent flap, lightning is illuminating swaying pines, which are bending with such ferocity that they sound like crashing waves. But my …

Lake Superior

America’s best train journeys, ranked

Sit back and watch the world go by on one of America’s best train journeys. You’ll cross lofty trestles, swoop through long tunnels, snake alongside rivers, and flank canyons — seeing parts of the country accessible only by rail. We compared data from Amtrak, Vacations By Rail and America By Rail, …

Trains

This incredible time-lapse project is exploring the best night skies in North America

A team of time-lapse artists has created a stunning multi-media project highlighting North America’s most magnificent night skies while also aiming to raise awareness of the increasing impact light pollution is having on the natural environment.<p>Created by artists and filmmakers Gavin Heffernan and …

Chaco Culture: Pueblo Builders of the Southwest

The "Chaco Culture," as modern-day archaeologists call it, flourished between roughly the 9th and 13th centuries A.D. and was centered at Chaco …

Yosemite's Waterfalls Are Back—And Stronger Than They've Been in Years

Waters are flowing with a power not seen since 2010.<p>People flock to Yosemite National Park at this time of year for many reasons: the black bears are emerging from months of hibernation, blankets of wildflowers are about to bloom, roads closed off for the winter are reopening, and temperatures are …