The surfcasting world lost a legend this week. LINK (via: The Surfcaster's Journal)
Sure beats traveling with a famous show donkey.
Tim Rajeff shares the virtues of the new Echo Glass fly rods.
John Shively Chairman of the Pebble Partnership penned a letter to the editor of the Washington in response to their recent story on the "Pebble Mine debate." LINK
As part of his trip to Moscow, Russia, Larry Vickers was able to fire, for the first time, some of Arsenal Firearms’ scale miniature firearms. While miniature firearms are nothing new, Arsenal’s really are different in that they notShow More Summary
“I think that bonefishing combines hunting, it combines calculation of where the fish could be, what the tides are, what the moon is, time of day,” Nicklaus said. “It forces you to figure out what’s going on.” Turns out, Jack Nicklaus loves bonefish too… and for many of the same reasons I do. I’m not […]
Grandmaster Igor Efimov (ELO 2390) has won the 2015 Monaco Chess Championship, which was held at the Monaco Chess Club, from 20-25th February.Efimov scored 5,5 points, the same as Karl Ribbegren (ELO 2202), but thanks to better tie-break, Efimov took the title. Show More Summary
White to move. How should White proceed?2r1k2r/2pn1pp1/1p3n1p/p3PP2/4q2B/P1P5/2Q1N1PP/R4RK1 w k - 0 20 Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar
The 31st International Chess Open Cappelle-la-Grande is organized by “L’Echiquier Cappellois” from 28th February to 7th March, 2015, at the Palais des Arts in Cappelle-la-Grande, France.The tournament is registered with the French Chess...Show More Summary
The 14th Rochefort International Chess Festival was held on 21-27th February, 2015, at the Congress Palace, in Rochefort, France.Just days before the huge 31st Cappelle-la-Grande Open, the Rochefort Open was an excellent occasion for...Show More Summary
Note: Today’s post is largely written by science teacher and Nimoy superfan Mandy Kirk, with some additional notes from me, Michelle Hlubinka. Sometimes it’s hard to distinguish reality and fiction. This is especially true when a character is so deeply beloved as Mr. Spock from the original Star Trek television series, as […] Read more on MAKE
Here in New York City, one of the first signs that spring is around the corner is the start of the annual Orchid Show at The New York [&hellip...
India to clash with China in team chess tournamentChennai, Feb 26 (IANS) India and China, the two chess Olympic medal winning teams, will fight it out between March 1-10 at Hyderabad in an exclusive Indo-China match, the All India Chess...Show More Summary
Vietnam hopes to secure 3 slots at Chess World CupBy Hoang Quynh, Thanh Nien NewsHO CHI MINH CITY - Thursday, February 26, 2015 20:00The National Chess Team aims to have three players qualified for the Chess World Cup 2015 as Vietnam is set to host the regional qualifying round from March 7-16. Show More Summary
Special Occasion Coin Sets from the United States Mint make ideal gifts for birthdays, newborns, and many other occasions. Make this year’s celebration one they’ll remember for a lifetime. Shop Now! Image/Copy: U.S. Mint
If count yourself among the 11 million deer hunters on this continent, then you probably have questions about the deer you pursue. Should you feed deer during a hard winter? How much of an impact are coyotes actually having on your deer?...Show More Summary
On Friday, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced that it filed an appeal in the December 2014 federal court ruling that returned the state's wolf population back to the endangered species list. That decision, which was made by ...
When it comes to loose packs, I'm more inclined to pick them up at my card shop, since there is peace of mind that the packs haven't been searched - even if the box isn't entirely 'new' and there have been multiple packs pulled already, I'll take my chances as opposed to a gravity feed at Target and/or Walmart. Show More Summary
Algorithms: Blind Chess Players of India (First Run Features, NR)Written by Sarah Boslaugh Thursday, 26 February 2015 21:59Chess was invented in India, and the country is home to 32 active grandmasters including world no. 5 Viswanathan Anand. Show More Summary