Lifeseeker is intended to be mounted in a helicopter or plane. Centum photo.
An anonymous donor has paid more than $100,000 to get Teton County SAR a new, cutting edge tool for finding people lost or injured in the backcountry. Lifeseeker is a technology developed to find cell phones even in areas where there is no signal. Essentially, it acts as a mobile cell tower.
Teton County SAR is the first civilian organization in the United States to make use of the emerging technology, which has only recently been configured for use with North American cellular devices. The device will not be used for law enforcement purposes, and has the potential to shave hours or even days off of rescues.
Benchetler's artistic touch can be felt on both the top sheets and bases of the limited edition ski paying homage to the band. Atomic Photo. Throughout our twenty-three seasons of filmmaking, one of TGR’s biggest influences has been the Grateful Dead. Their iconic music has inspired countless film titles and graced our soundtracks. Their presence is interwoven into who we are and the fabric of the films we make. We owe so much to their anthems, which is why we’ve been working on
We beat the crap out of our gear. Long days, harsh conditions and remote, wild places are par for the course in the quest for adventure. Unfortunately, the gear we take along for the ride absorbs the bulk of the punishment. Somewhere along the way, through all that abuse and wear, the gear becomes a part of us, a part of the story—and a part of our lives. Few understood this connection better than Delia Martinez Togoan. As head of repairs at Patagonia’s Reno, Nevada repair center,
Initially conceived as a kind of "base camp" for SCUBA divers, the Ocean Space Habitat is being touted as ushering in a new era of underwater exploration. While underwater habitats aren't a new concept (see NOAA's Aquarius), the degree of flexibility afforded by the Ocean Space Habitat promises to allow broader usage and new applications. How does it actually work, though? Essentially, the structure is packable, allowing divers to bring it to their desired underwater location, inflate