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How to Keep Mosquitoes Out of Your Tent

I remember taking our kids camping for the first time and they went nuts when they saw a bunch of bugs in our tent. I then commenced evasive pest …

23 Camping Desserts: The Ultimate Collection for campers

Just because you are camping, doesn’t mean you have have to deprive yourself of the finer things in life.<p>Like dessert.<p>To tempt your tastebuds and …

I'M NOT DEAD YET: Tree Stands Back Up When Getting Chainsawed To Pieces

<i>Least fun trampoline ever.</i><p>This is a video of a man cutting up a fallen tree, when the tree decides lying down isn't as relaxing as it originally …

Star Wars Audio Replaced With Homemade Sound Effects

<i>Whoa, I never realized how much Obi-Wan looks like my drunk uncle Carl.</i><p>This is a video of the Darth Vader and Obi-Wan Kenobi duel with the audio …

Dumb And Dumber Edited Into Epic Drama Trailer

This is a video of Dumb And Dumber edited by Josh rocklage into the trailer for an epic drama. I haven't seen Dumb And Dumber in awhile. You think …

What are these giant concrete rings built by the Nazis?

These huge concrete rings were built by the Germans during World War II on the coast of the Barents Sea. For decades, the Soviet military limited …

UFOs

Circus Acts: The First Human Loopty Loop On Foot

This is a video of stuntman/freerunner Damien Walters performing what is allegedly the first human loopty loop on foot. Is it actually the first? No …

Girl Plays Super Mario Theme On Ancient Chinese Instrument, It Sounds Like It Was MEANT TO BE

This is a video of a girl performing the Super Mario theme on a sheng, an ancient Chinese instrument that dates back as far as 1100 BC. It sounds …

Big iOS Game Sale in the App Store this Weekend! - App Saga

Usually, app developers hold big sales events during a holiday weekend. This weekend is just a regular weekend, but for some reason game makers are …

The 16 Best Western Movies | The Art of Manliness

Few figures in history have had as powerful an impact on American masculinity as the cowboy. For over a century, the cowboy has — for better or for …

Cold Water Shaving: The Benefits and Pleasures of a Splash of Cold Water | The Art of Manliness

When I watched the HBO series <i>Band of Brothers</i>, I was struck by how the soldiers, ill-supplied, freezing, and wearily dug into the snowy trenches of …

Roadmap to Buying Your First Home | The Art of Manliness

Almost two years ago, I became a homeowner.<p>I had no idea what I was getting myself into when Kate and I decided we were ready to buy a home. I …

Save Money and Shop Smart: Know the Style Pyramid | The Art of Manliness

Let’s just be honest: style, for men, is a hard thing to grasp. It’s especially hard when buying new clothes. We always forget our sizes, we don’t …

80 Frugal Tips to Save Money | The Art of Manliness

The manliness of frugality cannot be overstated. Frugality cultivates the manly qualities of independence, self-reliance, self-sufficiency, …

Building a Get-Home Bag | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Creek Stewart, Senior Instructor at the Willow Haven Outdoor School for Survival, Preparedness & …

The Sometimes, Always, Never 3-Button Suit Rule | The Art of Manliness

A few years ago, we published a guest post on suit buttons, and one of the best things I got out of it was a handy way to remember the right way to …

Macrophages let salamanders replace limbs

<b>MONASH U. (AUS) —</b> Salamanders can regrow limbs thanks to their immune systems, which could also play a role in the regeneration of their spinal …

Immune System

Alpha Centauri system, closest to sun

We see this star system as a single star, but it’s really 3 stars. Of the 3, Proxima is closer to our sun than any other known star.<p>The Alpha …

Astronomy

Nasa's Curiosity Mars rover drills second rock sample

<b>Nasa's Curiosity rover on the Red Planet has drilled a second rock sample to deliver to its onboard laboratories.</b><p>The powder was taken from the interior of a target dubbed "Cumberland" by the science team.<p>This rock is about 2.75m from the site where the rover acquired its first drill sample in …

Cold Fusion Machine Gets Third-Party Verification, Inventor Says

The E-Cat strikes again.<p>A well-known promoter of cold fusion technology—who's been demonstrating his latest invention here and there over the past two years—has announced that an independent third party has verified his machine works. That is, it creates a large amount of energy in the form of …

Scientists Reveal The Cause Of The Irish Potato Famine

One of the most deadly pathogens in human history has been pinpointed.<p>It's widely acknowledged that <i>Phytophthora infestans</i>, a sort of fungus-like pathogen also known as potato blight, was responsible for the mid-19th-century potato famine that reduced Ireland's population, through death and …

Build Your Reputation Of The Town’s Entrepreneur As A Medieval Merchant

Players earn gold by trading goods. They earn Prestige Points by completing quests and donating money to the city’s buildings. The goal is to …

Outlook, Office, Skype, Bing, Breaking News, and Latest Videos

Join Rewards and earn points when you explore and search on MSN.<p>See your recent documents, or start one for free with Office Online.<p>Sign in to your …

Top iPad apps gone free for

If you are looking for some exciting apps, then check out our list of the best iPad apps that have just gone free for a very limited time only. These …