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Can you press flowers using an iron?

You can press all sorts of flowers using a regular household iron. It is one of the simplest and fastest ways of preparing beautifully pressed flowers that are ready to use in a variety of projects.  If you want to know more about the world of flower pressing, why not read our complete guide to […]
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How Many Fish Can You Keep In An Aquarium?

Are you worried about overpopulating your aquarium? Thankfully, there are a few rules you can follow. As a general rule of thumb, one inch of fish per gallon of water for smaller fish like Neon Tetras and one inch per two gallons for bigger fish like cichlids. Another method used to determine how many fish you […]
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What Does Ham Radio Stand For?

Ham radio is a term used to describe amateur radio and its operations within the allowed radio frequency bands which range between 1.6 MHz and 1240 MHz on the higher end. These ham operations are carried out by amateur radio enthusiasts that are popularly known as hams for non-profit or non-commercial purposes. People started taking […]
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How Much Weight Can I Add to My Bikepacking Bike?

As any experienced bikepacker can tell you, a back can hold more gear than you’d think. Just make sure that the total weight of you and your gear doesn’t exceed 275-300 pounds. Equally important is how you distribute that weight. Learn the various storage packs available, and how to best stow your gear! What Kind […]
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What Is The Fastest Arrow Ever Shot?

Archery is an ancient art dating back to probably the Stone Age, but its earliest recorded use was by the Ancient Egyptian community.  Having been founded for the practical reasons of hunting and warfare, it later evolved into a sport that has gained popularity over the years. Archery is a great hobby sport for building […]
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How Old Do You Have to Be to Play Paintball?

It’s no secret that being outdoors is good for your health. Time to stop playing those video games, but keep the same thrill with paintball! But how old do you have to be to play paintball? Most paintball fields require all players to be at least 10 years old. This perfectly lines up with the […]
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Rock Tumbling Grit | All You Need to Know

Rock tumbling grit is essentially what polishes the rocks in your tumbler. It acts like sand in nature, wearing rocks away gradually. Only, in a rock tumbler, the process is much faster.  This is because rock tumbling grit is made of silicon carbide abrasive, which is far more effective than sand could ever be! The […]
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Metal Detecting Wet Vs Dry Soil (What You Need to Know)

What could be more exciting than finding ‘treasure’? Metal detecting is one of the most popular hobbies, mainly because it’s easy to start without special skills.  Any age group can take it up as a pastime, and the exciting thing about it is the element of surprise - you never know what you’ll find.  Sometimes […]
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Why Do People Believe in Ghosts?

Ghosts are incredible. People have claimed to see them, hear them, and feel them, but their existence can’t be proven. If that’s the case, why do people believe in ghosts? 42% of Americans believe in the paranormal, there are several reasons why you might believe in the existence of ghosts. It could be based on […]
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How Does Grave Dowsing Work? (Why do it?)

Dowsing has been used traditionally for an expanding number of things. Water, of course, is one that we are all familiar with. People have also used it for treasure hunting or even finding electrical lines. You may have heard also about another kind. How does grave dowsing work? Grave dowsing works like regular dowsing, though […]
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