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A New Satellite for One of the Great U.S. Space Programs

Landsat 9 will launch in 2023, and promises the continuity of a critical, long-running database for imagery of the Earth's surface.<p>One of the U.S. government’s most useful science programs is also one of its least known.<p>The Landsat program doesn’t produce images like the ones of astronauts playing …

Landsat

A Basic Guide To Cheap Outdoors Gear For Broke Adventurers

On a budget but still want to be comfortable and safe on your outdoors adventures? Here's a guide to what you need to spend money on, what you don't …

Rescued scientists bring back a warning from the Antarctic

Photograph: Unimedia/Barcroft Media<p>Passengers aboard Akademik Shokalskiy were successfully transferred by Chinese helicopter to the ice surface near Australian rescue ship Aurora Australis in …

Layered Glass Table Concept Creates a Cross-Section of the Ocean | Colossal

<p>We’ve seen no shortage of projects using layers of glass to simulate bodies of water the last few days. First we had glass sculptures by Ben Young, …

What New Travel And Adventure Books Should I Read This Summer?

<i>A:</i><p>Don’t waste time on trashy novels at the beach this summer. These new outdoor and adventure page turners prove yet again that true stories trump fiction for fun reads.<p>Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller’s Tragic Quest for Primitive Art<p>(Courtesy of …

5 Applications For Graphene, The 'Wonder Material,' That Could Change The Way We Live

Graphene, the pure carbon material that's just one atom thick and nearly transparent when laid out in sheets, manages to be roughly 200 times stronger than steel, even though it's 60,000 times thinner than Saran Wrap.<p>Graphene is also an excellent conductor of energy, can be synthesized from unique …

Nanotech

Pure Genius: How Dean Kamen's Invention Could Bring Clean Water To Millions

He just needs to get it to them<p>At first glance, the bright red shipping container that sits by the side of the road in a slum outside Johannesburg doesn’t look like something that could transform hundreds of lives. Two sliding doors open to reveal a small shop counter, behind which sit rows of …

New Hampshire

Terry Crews: How to Be an Honest, Sensitive Man

The actor is much more than muscle. He talks about facing demons in his new book, a potential Idiocracy sequel, and what every father wants.<p><b>Terry Crews wants you to know something:</b> He's not what everyone hypes him up to be. The mountain of a man with the million-dollar smile has expanded his brand …

Is There a 'Right' Way to Meditate?

<i>A:</i><p>Depending on the school of thought you're following, meditation can be practiced in a number of ways—sitting cross-legged in a dark room, while on a long run, or even on a crowded bus with the help of a smartphone app and a pair of headphones. In general, though, the idea is to lower stress …

10 Timeless Fitness Laws

In the not-so-distant past, your food grew on a farm. Meals were home-cooked (on an actual fire, in an actual stove). The outdoors was your gym. Watches? They tracked time, not activity. Blue light, texting neck, and the masses getting supersized by McDonald’s were issues for a future …

A Spaceship For The Sea

This vertical structure will allow scientists to better study the ocean.<p>Scientists know more about the surface of the moon and Mars than they do about our own seafloor. Which helps explain the grand vision of the French architect Jacques Rougerie, who’s designed an ocean-going laboratory that …

Science Fiction

Building Soluble Circuits To Help End E-Waste

It takes 1,000 years for a typical silicon wafer to dissolve in a bucket of water.<p>The Challenge<p>For every human on the planet—and there’s more than seven billion of us—43 pounds of electronic waste is generated each year. The United Nations predicts that by 2017, the figure will climb by as much as …

Eating Sesame Seeds Superior To Tylenol for Knee Arthritis

This website is for information purposes only. By providing the information contained herein we are not diagnosing, treating, curing, mitigating, or …

Small Measures: Sleep Salve

Historically speaking, I’ve never had trouble falling asleep. Once my head hits the pillow, I’m gone. To wit, there’s even talk of my having slept …

30 Amazing Uses of Baking Soda / The ReadyBlog

Sodium Bicarbonate- also known as baking soda, is one of the most versatile household products you have. From first aid to cleaning, it can be your …

Master Tonic 101 – Heal Thyself!

Herbs For ADHD

<b>Please Share This Page:</b><p><b>Top 10 Herbs For ADHD</b> image to repin / share <i><br>Herbs background pic © viperagp - Fotolia.com</i><p>Although the American Psychiatric …

Herbal Antibiotics - Using Herbs to Fight Infection and Speed Healing

Herbal antibiotics have long been used by herbal healers to ward off colds and flu, clear infections and speed wound healing. Now, they may be moving …

Herbal Antibiotics: A Defense Against ‘Superbugs’

<i>Antibiotic-resistant bacteria, known as “superbugs,” are becoming more numerous and more virulent thanks to continuing overuse of antibiotics. Herbal</i> …

Best Herbal Remedies

<b>Best Herbal Remedies</b><p>Not long ago, American herbalists had to rely on folklore and anecdote. There was little clinical data on herbs, and what did …

How To Make Your Own Apple Cider Vinegar - Off-Grid

<b>How To Make Your Own Apple Cider Vinegar</b> – Image To Repin / Share<br>Image – www.17apart.com<p><b>Apple cider vinegar</b>, now often referred to as simply ACV, is …

10 best bucket-list road trips

The Great American Road Trip is a national rite of passage, says <b>Jamie Jensen</b>, author of <i>Road Trip USA</i> (Avalon, $29.99), a comprehensive guide in its sixth edition. "Before you vote, you should be required to drive across the country and see the variety of people and places," he declares. The key, he …

30 Ways Evernote Can Improve Your Life | One App to Rule Them All | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: This article is NOT a sponsored post. We received absolutely nothing from Evernote in exchange for this post and have never communicated with</i> …

4 Axis Delta Router Says Hello World

[Bart] stood upon the shoulders of the delta 3D printer giants and created this 4 axis delta router. The router was originally created for ORD Camp, …