My daughter wants to do some backyard camping this summer. BioLite sent me a cool little woodburning stove, which uses sticks as fuel. I bought the Stanley Adventure Camp Cook Set for $(removed) to go with it. It's got a 24 oz stainless steel pot with a folding handle and two 10 oz cups.
This geodesic dome in the Blue Ridge Mountains looks like a nice little getaway for those who like a little glam in their camping. Levi Kelly gives us a tour. If this looks like your thing, it's near Lake Lure in North Carolina. And if you want a cheaper DIY option at home, the Garden… READ THE REST
Thanks to the pandemic, I know lots of people who've been flirting with the idea of renting or buying camper vans or RVs to travel in rather than flying and staying in motels/hotels. In this charming 15-minute video, Australian photographer, Clare Colins, gives us a detailed tour of the camper van she designed and had… READ THE REST
Officials from Thailand's Khao Yai National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage site, packed up the garbage dumped by some campers and mailed it back to them. They identified the litterbugs via equipment rental documents and a prescription bottle amidst the garbage. From Food & Wine: The move was spearheaded by Thailand's Minister of Natural Resources… READ THE REST
With everyone stuck in COVID quarantine for much of the year, online sales for Amazon and other retailers have gone through the roof. That means more and more packages coming right to your door, to the sheer delight of a more loathsome brand of COVID opportunist: the porch pirate. Thieves taking off with delivered packages… READ THE REST
In the past few days, the U.S. Air Force rolled out new tools fueled by machine learning to help stem the spread of misinformation about COVID. Additionally, the Library of Congress has launched a project on how to use machine learning to better cross-reference all 170 million items in its overflowing archives. Every day, we… READ THE REST
The Apple Watch is a great addition to any tech arsenal–until it runs out of juice, that is. Then, you have to go about the process of recharging. Of course, the Apple Watch only recharges via wireless charging, meaning it can sometimes end up being pretty inconvenient to power up, especially if you're out and… READ THE REST