Month: January 2014

California Drought Threatens Entire Country. Three Pictures Show How Bad It Really Is.

On January 17, California’s governor Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency due to an historic drought that is decimating crops and forcing farmers to leave their fields fallow. Experts are already predicting higher food prices and potential food shortages if food production doesn’t pick up elsewhere. But this is not just a food problem…

New Smith & Wesson “Backpack Cannon” Revolver Perfect for Backcountry Adventures

Smith & Wesson has just unveiled its new .460-caliber revolver, which some people are now calling the “Backpack Cannon.” The beefy handgun is being touted as “an ideal firearm for your backpack in the backcountry.” One look at the gun and you’ll probably agree it’s sufficient defense against just about any wild animal you’d encounter …