How to prep for severe weather with your Android phone

Whether the weather you need to weather is coming by land or by sea, we’re here to help you prepare for it. Hurricane season is in full swing, and while we don’t yet have the technology to stop hurricanes from wreaking havoc, we do have the technology to help prepare us for the storms to come. Your Android phone is a tool that helps you through most major events in…

September 12, 2018

A Portable Fire Pit Is a Backyard Essential

Mankind has been trying to perfect (and contain) the campfire since the caveman first discovered how tasty barbecue can be. While there’s nothing inherently wrong with the ring of rocks we all grew up with, consider the new breed of portable fire pit the next evolutionary step in campfire management. As wildfires rage and Leave No Trace principles become even more important, these portable fire pits offer a safer, more forest-friendly…

September 10, 2018

I visited the futuristic park filled with towering ‘supertrees’ featured in ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ and it looks like something straight out of science-fiction

August 19, 2018

Harrison Jacobs/Business Insider Summer blockbuster “Crazy Rich Asians” is set in Singapore, which is known worldwide for its extravagance and wealth. The Gardens By The Bay, featured in “Crazy Rich Asians,” is a major landmark in Singapore, featuring more than a million plants, the world’s largest glass greenhouse, and a grove of 160-foot tall ‘supertrees.’ I recently visited the Gardens By The Bay to see what it was like and found myself marveling…


14 mind-expanding TED Talks to watch if you have 20 minutes to spare

July 11, 2018

TED Over the past several years, TED talks have brought insights from the most prominent academics, business leaders, and writers to the masses. If you want to get some quick enlightenment, look no further than this list of some of the most thought-provoking and mind-expanding TED talks available. These talks will change the way you look at yourself, and the world around you. There are worse ways to spend 15…