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Revisited – A Lightweight First Aid Kit for Backpacking

Back in 2011 I shared some thoughts on first aid for backpacking along with the kit that I carry. This kit is designed for ‘typical’ backpacking …

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Kim Jong-Un's Less Responsible, Disney-Obsessed Older Brother

North Korea seems very keen of late to let everyone know that it is prepared to start a global thermonuclear war. The United States is taking the …

As Arctic Ice Melts, It's A Free-For-All For Oil ... And Tusks

It's widely known that the world's icecaps are melting. While most people are focused on what we're losing, some have considered what might be gained by the disappearance of all that ice.<p>In 2008, the U.S. Geological Survey released a report estimating that 13 percent of the world's remaining …

Articles about world’s most impressive bridges on Dwell.com - Dwell

The University of Toronto’s John P. Robarts Research Library contains 4.8 million books, 4.1 million microforms, and 740,000...<p>Hulking on the edge of the trendy Eastern Docklands in Amsterdam, the Lloyd Hotel is a storied mammoth.<p>In San Antonio, Morgan’s Inspiration Island opens for its second …

University of Toronto

Shigeru Miyamoto Shares Nintendo Secrets

Donkey Kong<p>Miyamoto's first major breakthrough was creating 1981's <i>Donkey Kong</i>, an arcade game where Mario must ascend ladders while dodging barrels …

World's Rarest Birds Photo Competition Garners Breathtaking Images

A unique competition to photograph some of the world's rarest birds has produced incredible pictures.<p>The effort, sponsored by BirdLife International's Preventing Extinctions Program, asked amateur photographers to submit images of some of the most threatened species around the globe, both …

Rocketing Into the Grand Canyon's Great Unknown

IF YOU EVER take a guided river trip through the Grand Canyon, your guides are likely to tell you the story of Kenton Grua, Rudi Petschek, and Steve “Wren” Reynolds. These men are legends in the tight-knit fraternity of canyon boatmen, largely because of an adventure they embarked on in late June …

Articles about material focus copper on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's October 2016 issue.<p>Idaho-based architect Susan Desko—previously a senior design architect for Frank Gehry—created a house built of untreated steel...<p>A Boston couple with a big extended family wanted to enlarge their brick neo-Georgian …

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Notorious French gangster hunted after spectacular prison escape

Charismatic, articulate and wearing well-cut suits, a smiling Redoine Faïd hit the French talk-show circuit two years ago, charming audiences with tales of his redemption from a life of crime and violence.<p>His smooth talk was just that. He was soon back in jail and, following a spectacular escape …

Life on Earth… but not as we know it

Across the world's great deserts, a mysterious sheen has been found on boulders and rock faces. These layers of manganese, arsenic and silica are …