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12 Top Things to Do in Macedonia Greece

Macedonia Greece is be on of the most discussed topics these days. We wrote this post for you to know which place in Greece is the actual Macedonia …

Hiking

Save Over 60% And Capture Your Summer From High In The Sky With This Drone

3:34 PM 06/18/2018<p>With long summer days upon us, it’s that time of year to break away from the office and home for some outdoor adventures. One way …

Drones

Developing recreational infrastructure in the National Park - the Loch Katrine eco-camp

Posted by on June 19, 2018<p>Yesterday I was invited to the official opening of a new campsite at the head of Loch Katrine by James Fraser, whom I know …

National Parks

The Best Travel Shoes of 2018

Footwear for roaming in style.<p>SeaVees Legend ($78)<p>Want a sneaker that you can throw on for a quick errand or dress up for a night at the water’s edge? There’s no wrong way to wear this minimalist, with its stripped-down style, white piping reminiscent of eighties running shorts, and lightweight, …

Camping

Will Elon Musk Become the Mole King of Chicago?

Who needs a Sausage King of Chicago when you can have a Mole King reigning over the tunnels beneath the Windy City? Well, that’s exactly what Elon …

Tesla

This Video Made From Real Mars Data Will Make You Feel Like You're Flying Over the Red Planet

There are lots of incredible things you can do with data. Like make this incredible animation of the Martian surface, for example.<p>This animation is …

Mars

If You Still Don't Think China's Navy Is A Serious Threat, Watch This Video

The People's Liberation Army Navy is expanding at what seems like an exponential pace, putting America's supremacy on the high seas in question.<p>Video …

Military

The Army Wants Longer Barreled Howitzers To Fire Ramjet-Powered And Other Special Shells

The service says the upgraded guns will provide immediate benefits and allow them to use the game-changing ammunition in the future.<p>US Army<p>As part of …

Military

Formidable 'Jaguar' recon vehicle revealed, touts powerful cannon and anti-tank missiles

Fully-loaded Jaguars conjures up images of luxurious interiors and sports cars with sleek lines ... however, a 25 ton, entirely different breed of ‘Jaguar’ comes equipped with an array of weapon options.<p>The armor remains under wraps, but it is expected that more than 20 pounds of exploding TNT …

Military

This app you’ve never heard of lets you watch shows and movies for free that aren’t even on Netflix

People often think that when it comes to streaming TV shows and movies online, there are only three options: pay for the good stuff, steal the good …

TV shows

Why I Sold Both of My Instant Pots (and What I Got Instead)

I admit it: I am a kitchen appliance junkie. I have been for more than a decade, since I fell in love with cooking. I want to buy nearly everything …

Cooking

Spitfire MK IX TD314 – A Merlin 70-Powered High Level Fighter (HFIXE)

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>British<br>• Military<br>• Planes<p>The Supermarine Spitfire<p>The Spitfire is not only one of the most consequential aircraft of the …

Aviation

The Best Hiking Boots of 2018

<i>Last updated June 2018: This guide to the best hiking boots of 2018 provides information on ten hiking boots and eight hiking shoes, and offers tips</i> …

Backpacking

Inside Churchill’s Spy Files – Five Top Secret Intelligence Operations That Helped the Allies Win WW2

“GARBO proved to be the most successful double agent of all time.” By Nigel West IN APRIL OF 1943, the British Security Service (MI5) agreed to begin …

World History

Red Line train attack suspect denied bail, 67-year-old woman to lose left eye

A 67-year-old woman is expected to have her left eye removed after an “unprovoked” punch from a south suburban man severely injured her last week …

Crime

Business Casual Dress Code Guide for Men

As the workplace norms of previous generations continue to adapt to modern times, so too do the dress codes. For proof, consider the men’s business …

Men's Fashion

Gold Coast pet invention has taken off around the world 

How a simple $9 invention to keep pets entertained when they're home alone has taken the world by storm - and they're now selling 160,000 each</b> …

Pets

Google’s Machine Learning (AI) Crash Course

Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning, as it’s better known as, is something that has garnered my interest over recent years. I even used the …

Artificial Intelligence

These 5 Habits Literally Add Years to Your Life, According to a New Harvard Study

Harvard researchers studied the lives of 123,219 men and women over 3 decades, to learn exactly how much extra time good habits can add to your life.<p>They say there's no fountain of youth. But a comprehensive new Harvard University study is the latest report to break down exactly how much extra time …

Holistic Medicine

Fishing the Remote Flats of Mexico

In 1545, a Spanish ship met its fate on a treacherous and previously uncharted reef 70 miles off the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula. Sailors who …

Fishing

Invasive plant found in Virginia: It 'makes poison ivy look like a walk in the park'

An invasive species of Asian plant that can cause blindness is turning up in Virginia, prompting warnings for people to be on the lookout for a …

New York State

Secure any WiFi connection with this portable VPN device

Public WiFi is not unlike a public water fountain or a public bathroom — most of the time it’s fine to use, but depending on where you are, it can be</i> …

Wi-Fi

Suicide bomber targets Afghans celebrating truce, killing 10

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide bomber struck in Afghanistan's eastern city of Jalalabad on Sunday, killing at least 19 people in the second attack in as many days targeting Taliban fighters, security forces and civilians celebrating a holiday cease-fire. The Taliban later rejected an extension …

Afghanistan

Woman hurts 2 in south France with box cutter, is detained

PARIS (AP) — A woman crying "Allahu akbar" — "God is great" in Arabic — injured two people with a box cutter Sunday at a supermarket in southern France before she was detained.<p>A customer in the store in the maritime town of La Seyne-sur-Mer was injured in the chest and hospitalized. A woman working …

Extremism

Your Father's Day Guide To Whisky

In tribute of Father’s Day, our wine and spirits expert, Adrian Smith, has put together some inspiration from around the world when it comes to the …

Dessert

I grew up in a small town. Being a tech entrepreneur was hard. I want to change that.

I grew up in a very small town. In fact, for part of my childhood, we didn’t even have electricity at home. As a young entrepreneur, I was able to …

Entrepreneurship

Brazilian filmmaker beautifully captures a friend's journey in 'Gabriel and the Mountain'

Brazilian director Fellipe Barbosa opens “Gabriel and the Mountain” with one long take from a fixed point, as two Malawi grass-cutters dwarfed by a stunning mountain range methodically make their way toward us, until one of them, at the base of a huge rock, calls out what is translated in English …

Los Angeles

18 photos showing how eerily-similar Russian and US special ops look and operate

After US Army soldiers finish their roughly year-long training to become Special Forces-qualified, they don the distinctive green beret for the first …

Military

Your Salespeople Aren't Using Your CRM -- But What If It Did The Work For Them?

As entrepreneurs build companies, they find themselves running into the leadership paradox: They need to lead their growing teams, but they often have no idea how to do so. To help them learn from those who’ve been there, I’m profiling business owners in June who have found ways to grow their …

Artificial Intelligence

Designer-Approved DIYs That Are Actually Worth a Try

Ask any seasoned DIYer what it’s like to successfully finish an at-home project, and they’ll tell you there’s nothing more satisfying than making …

DIY