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Aerial Photos of Wildfire Victims Lying in Their Burned Down Homes

In November 2016, wildfires broke out near Great Smoky Mountains National Park and devastated the town of Gatlinburg, Tennessee, claiming 14 lives …

All My 111 Possessions...

At the age of 29, I now own fewer possessions than I’ve ever owned in my entire life. After years of downsizing I have achieved one of my …

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DIY: 6 Steps to Successfully Camouflage Your Firearm

<i>Disclaimer: The following information is to be used for general guidance only. Any attempt to do this project is solely at your own risk. Spray</i> …

Backcountry Navigation: Compass Basics

I grew up in a time before GPS. I learned how to use a compass in Cub Scouts and learned how to navigate with one as I grew older. I think I got my …

Maps

Bomb Pop Shots

The 50 Best Horror Films From the 1980s

Viewer beware, you're in for a scare.<p>This Friday, the summer gets its first high-profile haunting with the premiere of <i>Poltergeist</i>. It's the latest in a long line of 1980s horror films to receive a re-do, which speaks not only to the industry's continuing lack of original ideas–even this summer's …

Horror

Using a Mil Dot reticle for range estimation

The inside of a Leupold TMR. <i>(Photo: AR15.com)</i><p>So many scopes on the market today are outfitted with a Mil Dot reticle, but are people using them to …

Mellanie Paredes, Author at The Trek

Pacific Crest Trail

Hiking Recipes and Backpacking Food Ideas

Camping

The best iPhone apps for bodybuilding

Did you know your iPhone can be one of your most important tools for bodybuilding? If you're looking to plan your diet, track workouts and macros, …

Guide to Land Navigation with Military Grid Reference System

The ability to navigate terrain with a map and compass is a skill-set that’s become lost in recent years due to technological advances like GPS and …

Royal Enfield Continental GT Cafe Racer

I've been following the development of the Royal Enfield Continental GT Cafe Racer closely since it was showcased at the Indian Auto Expo in the …

BMW R65 + surfboard

A bike has to be pretty special to stand out at the annual Wheels & Waves festival in Biarritz: it’s the motorcycling equivalent of a beach full of French supermodels. But this lovely 1979 BMW R65 with a surfboard rack stopped passers-by in their tracks with its understated elegance.<p>It’s the work …

Motorcycles

Honda XL500 'Swart Gevaar'

Tucked away in Cape Town’s quaint Bo-Kaap area lies Los Muertos Motorcycles—a relatively new custom shop with a store-front-slash-café. During my first visit I noticed a stripped down ’81 Honda XL500 lurking behind the coffee counter, with a unique twin exhaust system that immediately piqued my …

Motorcycles

1969 Triumph Bonneville bobber

I find low-key, vintage bobbers irresistible, and this 1969 Triumph Bonneville from Johannesburg is a classic in more ways than one. It belongs to Justin Steyn, who started the project way back in 2009.<p>The style is utterly timeless, and like many of the best bikes, deceptively simple. The build …

Mountain Biking

How to Buy Wine: A Holiday Drinker's Guide

<i>Welcome to Eat Like a Man's 2012 Holiday Survival Guide, wherein we tackle some of the season's thorniest issues in food and drink to help you make it to January in one piece.</i><p><b>It is said that a true connoisseur</b> <b>can</b>, in a single sip, tell not just which region a wine is from, and not just which …

Wine Tasting

Something to Drink: 3 Rums You've Never Heard of

<b>There's a deep connection</b> between Boston and rum. More than 150 distilleries operated in New England at the time of the American Revolution, and they made some of the world's best rum.<p>Whiskey replaced rum as America's drink shortly after the nation gained independence, but by then the world was in …

Flavors

How You Can Train Your Mind To Do The Impossible

We know that the human brain is a powerful organ, but many of us aren't aware of how much the mind is truly capable of -- and much <i>more</i> powerful it can become through deliberate training. By exercising the brain (yes, you can use repetition and habit as you do when you exercise the body), we can …

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