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Our mission is to generate interesting content that empowers our readers to make positive impacts in their lives and their communities.
We are a community of experts covering technology, society, and personal development. Our current experts include software developers, engineers, physicians, and pilots. Our combined experience includes field work on six continents- in urban and rural settings, extreme environments, and conflict zones. Specific topics we’re interested in include:
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What it’s like to go glamping 1-hour from Washington, DC
Our experience glamping with Tentrr. A perfect weekend getaway during the lockdown!
How To: Build a Garden Planter Box
Build a sturdy planter box on a limited budget.
7 Smartphone Applications for travel and home safety
Download these today! Maps, first aid, secure texting, VPN, and more.
Unboxing My GPS Locator & Satellite Communication Beacon
The Garmin inReach Mini: Extreme Gear For Extreme Travellers!
Networking Your Home: Network Equipment
A series of articles on building and managing a home network
Save Money by Reducing Your Carbon Footprint
Doing good for the environment can be a win-win
9 Pieces of Advice Every Incoming College Student Needs to Know
Tips For New College Freshman to Maximize Their Experience
Finding Upside in an Uncertain Job Market
Advice for job seekers on moving forward in difficult times