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This Hammock Tent Is The Ultimate Camping Option

The Nube swinging tent is a outdoor enthusiasts heaven! This "swinging tent" offers a hybrid design of weathert-resistent materials and ultimate …

Camping

This Belt Buckle is Not-So-Secretly a Multitool

Keeping your pants up is only one of its many functions.<p>The world of pants rarely sees much technical innovation. Sure, there are exoskeletons that might help your bones and joints, but those are the pants of the future. What is there to help the pants of today? SOG, primarily known for knives, is …

Multi-tools

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5 Survival Skills You'll Need When Society Collapses

What you need to know to keep on keepin' on.<p>You never know what's around the bend, and the apocalypse might be closer than ever. Luckily, the fascinating YouTube channel Primitive Technology offers myriad reminders of how much we can accomplish without modern-day marvels. In wordless videos without …

Sweet Potatoes

5 Knots Every Hiker and Backpacker Should Know

Increase Your Backcountry Skills by Learning These Knots<p>The right knot can be a life saver when you run into the unexpected in the backcountry. So if …

The Artificial Leaf That Converts Carbon Dioxide To Fuel

<i>Image Source: tweaktown.com</i><p>Sun is the ultimate source of all forms of energy. Solar energy is converted from one form to another and it ultimately …

Energy

7 Off-Road Trailers That Will Follow You Anywhere

Expand your 4x4 cargo capabilities with these tough trailers.<p>Going off the grid and becoming a self-reliant camper is every outdoorsman's dream. Overlanding—to travel for the sheer joy of the journey—is a trend that isn't going away, and these off-road trailers are capable of following you wherever …

RVs

The Firebiner Turns the Humble Carabiner into a Survival Tool

With an integrated fire starter, utility blade, and bottle opener, the Firebiner just might be one tool you'll want with you on all your adventures.

‘French flag’ tiny prefab house costs $1,200, can be built in 3 hours

Kooky...<p>The unmistakable red, white, blue stripes of this experimental prefab tiny house not only give it its name, "France," but also hints at its organizational strategy. Conceived by architect Joshua Woodsman of Pin-Up Houses, the micro dwelling indeed has a color-coded layout: blue for sleeping …

Prefab Homes

Scotland becomes home to the first phase of the world’s largest underwater tidal energy farm

As I reported on the new offshore wind strategy by the United States yesterday, Scotland was busy welcoming the beginning phase of the world’s first, and largest underwater tidal energy farm which will be placed off the north coast of Scotland. The first out of the four planned turbines sits at a …

7 National Parks, 25 National Forests, & countless wonders: Meet America's ultimate hike

Forests

Happy morning frnds

How to Start a Fire in the Rain | The Art of Manliness

Knowing how to start a fire is one thing; knowing how to do it in the rain is a whole other. Whether you’re a frequent camper, or an avid hiker, it’s …

Mental Floss

This inflatable plane could explore the clouds of Venus

Northrop Grumman has a new idea for exploring Venus. Announced earlier this month, the Venus Atmospheric Maneuverability Platform (or VAMP) would let NASA skim Venus' upper atmosphere with an inflatable aircraft, deployed from space.<p>Since the craft is self-inflated, it would be light enough to stay …

Photograph: Solar Impulse<p>Solar Impulse landing in Nanjing, China on 21 April 2015.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/5/13/1431511792104/7ad34f62-c68e-4c92-aa75-62141935ee97-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Solar Impulse<p>Solar Impulse landing in Nanjing, China on 21 April …

Solar Impulse

MAD Architects transform a home into a flexible kindergarten by wrapping it in a luminous skin

MAD Architect’s Clover House is a unique hybrid of a kindergarten by day, and personal home by night. The flexible living and learning space was …

Survival Techniques: Tips and Tricks to Constantly Improve Your Situation

3 of 3 in the series Survival Techniques<p>Survival Techniques<p>Survival Techniques: Learning to Observe, Adapt and Overcome<br>• Survival Techniques: Building …

The Slice by Saunders Architecture is a tiny cabin that's built around three existing plum trees

The Slice is a tiny, backyard cabin by Saunders Architecture that presented a welcome design challenge for Canadian-born, Norway-based architect Todd …

Animal pictures of the week: 22 May 2015 - Telegraph

Ornithology

Nat Geo Staff Picks: The Best of Montana

Montana’s beautiful national parks and charming small towns are more than enough reason to add the state to your next travel itinerary. Not sure where to start your tour of Big Sky Country? We’ve got you covered.<p><b>Here are a few of the National Geographic Travel team’s favorite spots in …

Travel Photography

Guy Who Follows His Girlfriend Around The World Goes To India

The famous Russian photographer who was following his girlfriend around the world has gone to India and taken #followmeto to the next level. This …

This Growing 'Green' City May Be The Front Line In Climate Change Battle

SEATTLE -- "That doesn't even look like a boat. How does it float?"<p>Elizabeth Spence, 8, peered through a chain-link fence at a massive yellow drilling rig, newly docked a short stretch away. Her dad had brought her here on Thursday evening to check out the latest addition to the Seattle waterfront …

Stuttgart's B10 Haus could generate twice the power it uses

Gallery: Stuttgart's B10 Haus could generate twice the power it uses<p>Gallery: Stuttgart's B10 Haus could generate twice the power it uses<p>+ 7<p>+ 6<p>+ 5<p>A …

A clever way to get around the rules against tiny houses

One of the problems with tiny houses is that municipalities don't like them. They don't distinguish them from trailers and don't want Those Kinds of …

Top 10: Best Survival Knives (June.2017) - Buyer's Guide & Reviews

<b>Top Survival Knives</b> | Add to Flipboard Magazine.<p>Survival Knives help us to survive our lives in wilderness environment or emergency situation. …

The Gadget That Gardens for You

No matter how hard you try, you just can’t keep your plants alive. (Damn you, orchid from hell.)<p>Technology to the rescue!<p>Edyn’s smart garden system …

Gardening

World’s biggest solar tower + storage plant to begin generation this month

The world’s first large scale solar tower and storage facility is scheduled to start electricity production within the next two weeks, with full …

Renewable Energy

10 Tiny Herb Garden Ideas That Will Fit in Any Apartment

Whether you’re a culinary mastermind or you’ve got a dozen food delivery services on speed dial, you have to admit that the idea of keeping your own herb garden sounds kind of great. While some of us live in spaces large enough to accommodate hanging gardens and backyard edibles, those of us in …

Gardening