Shannon McFarland

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Northeastern Colorado Is Getting Ready to Secede

In his last speech to the United States Sen­ate, fu­ture short-lived Pres­id­ent of the Con­fed­er­ate States of Amer­ica Jef­fer­son Dav­is, …

10 Tips on How to Improve Your Rock Climbing Ability

10 Tips on How to Improve Your Rock Climbing Ability<p>Updated on November 13, 2009<p>1. Climb More<p>The best thing you can do to get better at rock climbing …

Six Things We Learned From Rock Climbing Legend Lynn Hill

Before the masses even knew about the world of rock climbing, Patagonia ambassador Lynn Hill was a pioneer. She revolutionized the way people …

Sneak Peek of Huge Neighboring Rock Climbing Gym

Brooklyn Boulders Somerville is set to open at the end of July.<p><b>Written by Chris Orchard</b><p>Mark your calendars: the official grand opening for …

Clipping Bolts on Lead

Watch our instructional video below to learn how to clip into quickdraws while leading sport or trad. Rob describes various methods of making clips …

Why is it so hard to stop Fukushima from leaking?

There was more bad news from Japan’s stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant today: It’s still leaking. The plant’s operator, Tokyo Electric Power Company, also known as Tepco, said that another 300 tons of highly contaminated water had leaked from one of its storage tanks.<p>But if a plastic …

Can a Republican Win 270 Electoral Votes in 2016...or Ever?

The GOP’s 2016 presidential nominee will have a heck of a time winning the Electoral College.<p>Recently, I attended a political event where about 400 …