All posts by many hall

‘Yellowjackets’ Is Making Me Question My Friend Group’s Odds of Surviving in the Wilderness – Vogue.com
21 Jan
5:58

‘Yellowjackets’ Is Making Me Question My Friend Group’s Odds of Surviving in the Wilderness – Vogue.com

There are many, many, plus sides to living alone for the first time in my life—I can organize the fridge to my exact specifications! I can walk around in nothing but a ratty college T-shirt and mismatched socks! I can come home unattractively drunk at 4 a.m. and microwave nachos […]

Commentary: Solar, wind energy have a dark side – Echo Press
21 Jan
5:16

Commentary: Solar, wind energy have a dark side – Echo Press

By Daniel New, Alexandria, MN It is time to unravel the myths surrounding green energy. Notice how China is building coal fired electrical plants at a record pace because they have seen the energy shortages that will occur as the West becomes more and more reliant on the promised euphoria […]

Shifting gears: CNY bike shop rolls with pandemic challenges – Spectrum News
21 Jan
5:16

Shifting gears: CNY bike shop rolls with pandemic challenges – Spectrum News

The COVID-19 pandemic has made many businesses change, adapt and evolve over the last two years. Like many across the Empire State, a Central New York bike shop is making the most of the difficult situation. Resource Cycling’s sales haven’t exactly been great, expectedly so, through the holidays and winter […]

SHOT Show Day 2: Bulletproof Backpacks to Amphibious People Movers – SOFREP
20 Jan
10:36

SHOT Show Day 2: Bulletproof Backpacks to Amphibious People Movers – SOFREP

Day 2 of SHOT Show wasn’t even a blip less exciting than day one was. My current feeling about all the gear I’ve seen at SHOT Show 2022. Also, a cool space inside the Venetian Hotel. (Author photo) Day 2 brought me to rooms that I didn’t know existed yesterday. […]

The 10 Best Keto Cookbooks For Anyone on a Low-Carb Diet – Livestrong
20 Jan
5:57

The 10 Best Keto Cookbooks For Anyone on a Low-Carb Diet – Livestrong

Whether you’re just getting started on the keto diet or you’re a seasoned follower, these keto cookbooks have a recipe for everyone. Image Credit: LIVESTRONG.com Creative If you’re looking for tasty keto meals, investing in a good keto diet cookbook is definitely a good place to start. After all, while […]

Impractical Solar Power, Illustrated With the Math – Bacon’s Rebellion
20 Jan
5:09

Impractical Solar Power, Illustrated With the Math – Bacon’s Rebellion

by David Wojick This was first published at cfact.org and is reproduced with Wojick’s permission. Many states and the utilities they regulate are talking about replacing their coal and gas fired generators with solar and wind power. For example, I recently wrote about how the crazy-named Virginia Clean Economy Act […]

The Best Home Emergency Kit Gear (2022): Flashlights, Stoves, Chargers, and More – WIRED
20 Jan
5:09

The Best Home Emergency Kit Gear (2022): Flashlights, Stoves, Chargers, and More – WIRED

The thing about emergency gear is that once you need it, you won’t be able to get it. Even if you resign yourself to a soul-sucking panic run to Walmart with the rest of the hordes, you’ll be in stiff competition for the limited remaining stock. So plan ahead so […]

Texas hikers share what’s in their hiking backpacks – Laredo Morning Times
19 Jan
10:27

Texas hikers share what’s in their hiking backpacks – Laredo Morning Times

Save this for your next hike.  Graphic by Sadie Layher/MySA In a Facebook group called Girls Who Hike TX, the following hikers shared what they carry in their backpacks.  Elisa Perez, an avid hiker from Dallas, shared with MySA that she keeps Wet Ones wipes, vitamin C, protein, a flashlight, […]

US smashes COVID record with 1.486m new cases recorded on Monday but just 1,906 new deaths – Daily Mail
19 Jan
5:50

US smashes COVID record with 1.486m new cases recorded on Monday but just 1,906 new deaths – Daily Mail

As many as 40 percent of Americans could be infected with COVID-19 during the Omicron variant-fueled surge hitting the US, an expert says, as the nation logs a record 1.4 million infections in a single day. However, deaths caused by the variant remain low and are not growing at anywhere […]

Wind turbine with advanced controls used in grid-forming test by NREL and GE – Power Engineering Magazine
19 Jan
5:01

Wind turbine with advanced controls used in grid-forming test by NREL and GE – Power Engineering Magazine

Source: https://www.power-eng.com/renewables/wind-turbine-with-advanced-controls-used-in-grid-forming-test-by-nrel-and-ge/