Each year I order maple syrup through a friend from Audubon Sharon in Connecticut.  This is amazing stuff - especially for me since there are no maple trees in Interior Alaska.

Each year I order maple syrup through a friend from Audubon Sharon in Connecticut. This is amazing stuff - especially for me since there are no maple trees in Interior Alaska.

28-Nov-10-218 by dune45 http://flic.kr/p/jCRfjZ

28-Nov-10-218 by dune45 http://flic.kr/p/jCRfjZ

Joseph Bowen Micro Hatchet
Pat, thegearpost.com
Perfect for your everyday carry, or your survival kit, or even a weekend away. The Micro Hatchet is a knife on steroids. Made from CTS-HXP steel, this knife – er hatchet – is ready for any task you throw at it.Visit TheGearPost for more informatio…

Joseph Bowen Micro Hatchet
Pat, thegearpost.com

Perfect for your everyday carry, or your survival kit, or even a weekend away. The Micro Hatchet is a knife on steroids. Made from CTS-HXP steel, this knife – er hatchet – is ready for any task you throw at it.Visit TheGearPost for more informatio…

The Peanut Lighter
James McBride, silodrome.com
It’s hard to stress the importance of a lighter when you’re off the beaten trail, some people use matches or even a flint but if we’re all honest, a flick of the thumb is always going to be the preferable way to get the fire lit after a long day o…

The Peanut Lighter
James McBride, silodrome.com

It’s hard to stress the importance of a lighter when you’re off the beaten trail, some people use matches or even a flint but if we’re all honest, a flick of the thumb is always going to be the preferable way to get the fire lit after a long day o…

Sleeping Bag Stuffed With Llama Fur
Amy O, gearjunkie.com
The Rama Llama sleeping bag is the flagship product of a Wisconsin startup.

Interesting. I would assume the same could be done with musk ox fur and the bags would be much warmer.

Sleeping Bag Stuffed With Llama Fur
Amy O, gearjunkie.com

The Rama Llama sleeping bag is the flagship product of a Wisconsin startup.

Interesting. I would assume the same could be done with musk ox fur and the bags would be much warmer.

Owl

Owl

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Animated artwork by Rebecca Mock

Fine, detailed and subtle animated artwork created by New York illustrator Rebecca Mock. Apparently the animated gif back to stay, gradually more and more people are exploring this old format and customers asking for shouting. Several of these illustrations were created for the New York Times or The Warlus magazine.

Beautiful gif art. <3

Gorgeous.

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Super creepy ant gif

Polynomial -C
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Super creepy ant gif

The seal of Arkhangelsk

The seal of Arkhangelsk

Spotted on the walk back from today&#8217;s meeting. #arkhangelsk #russia

Spotted on the walk back from today’s meeting. #arkhangelsk #russia

This morning from the banks of the Dvina River #arkhangelsk #russia  (at Пур-Наволок отель / Pur Navolok Hotel)

This morning from the banks of the Dvina River #arkhangelsk #russia (at Пур-Наволок отель / Pur Navolok Hotel)

Part of the chapel in the old village. Arkhangelsk, Russia

Part of the chapel in the old village. Arkhangelsk, Russia

Out on the ice bridge on the frozen Dvina River last night. #arkhangelsk #russia

Out on the ice bridge on the frozen Dvina River last night. #arkhangelsk #russia

This pastry is mysteriously delectable. #russia #arkhangelsk

This pastry is mysteriously delectable. #russia #arkhangelsk