Two foot-long bug discovered in China dubbed worlds longest insect

May 24, 2016 by  
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Don’t freak out, but an insect spanning over two feet long has been discovered and it’s an apparent expert at lurking in disguise. A Chinese researcher had been searching for six years before finally finding one, but I doubt that will help you sleep more easily tonight. The previous world record for longest six-legged critter was a 22.3 inch stick insect from Malaysia, according to Discovery News, yet the new species discovered in the Guanxi province of China measures in at 24.6…

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INFOGRAPHIC: How the NHL is greening up its game

May 24, 2016 by  
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NHL Sustainability Infographic: Green Initiatives in Hockey Compared to other sports, hockey relies heavily on the ability to skate and play the sport outdoors. Many of the NHL’s players started their hockey careers by learning how to skate outside on frozen lakes and ponds. However, environmental issues, such as climate change and freshwater scarcity, will severely limit these opportunities for future generations of hockey players. As a commitment to greater environmental sustainability, the…

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See how one couple built their off-grid cabin for only a few hundred dollars

May 24, 2016 by  
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When Jesse and Alyssa moved to their off grid property in September of 2015, they had grand dreams of the buildings they would construct together. First, they planned on building a timber frame barn built with trees from their own property and eventually a timber frame house. They relished the idea of doing the projects themselves and learning valuable skills as they went. The couple’s initial living space was far less grand, as they were living and working from a 19′ travel trailer. This was a satisfactory…

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