Issue 6 Fall 2014

Issue 6 Fall 2014

The end is near! Of summer, that is. We’ll provide you with everything you need to get ready for winter — and even the apocalypse. In our “Pre-Apocalypse” issue, we’ll tell you how to stock a cellar, start a meat club and visit the world’s chic-est bunker in Greece. Also: Flower farming in Alaska…

Hammertone Green FlaskGet your alcohol fix on the go with this classic stainless steel flask. Stanley.

Hammertone Green Flask

Get your alcohol fix on the go with this classic stainless steel flask. Stanley.

Japanese Supermarket Sells Shrink-Wrapped Whole Suckling PigA supermarket in Japan is apparently selling whole, shrink-wrapped suckling pigs.

Japanese Supermarket Sells Shrink-Wrapped Whole Suckling Pig

A supermarket in Japan is apparently selling whole, shrink-wrapped suckling pigs.

9 Runway-Ready ChickensWant to know what’s “in” next spring season? Take note of these chic chicks.

9 Runway-Ready Chickens

Want to know what’s “in” next spring season? Take note of these chic chicks.

Welsh Micro-Pig Massacre Proves That You Should Not Get A Pet Micro-PigThe craze for misleadingly marketed micro-pigs has a grisly result.

Welsh Micro-Pig Massacre Proves That You Should Not Get A Pet Micro-Pig

The craze for misleadingly marketed micro-pigs has a grisly result.

Wild Sockeye SalmonLightly smoked salmon that’s fully cooked and ready to eat. Patagonia Provisions.

Wild Sockeye Salmon

Lightly smoked salmon that’s fully cooked and ready to eat. Patagonia Provisions.

Impromptu Tactical PenWhether you’re writing a memo or shattering a windshield, this pen has got your back. Gerber.

Impromptu Tactical Pen

Whether you’re writing a memo or shattering a windshield, this pen has got your back. Gerber.

Can We Grow Crops On Mars?A new study examines whether Earth’s hardiest crops can handle the demands of soil on Mars and our own moon.

Can We Grow Crops On Mars?

A new study examines whether Earth’s hardiest crops can handle the demands of soil on Mars and our own moon.

Scotland’s Bid For Independence … From Imported WineAs climate change raises temperatures worldwide, Scotland may be well-positioned to become a wine center.

Scotland’s Bid For Independence … From Imported Wine

As climate change raises temperatures worldwide, Scotland may be well-positioned to become a wine center.

Farmers’ Favorite Disaster Kit ToolsBeing a farmer means preparing for every possible scenario. We talked to farmers about their disaster strategies for when everything that can go wrong, does.

Farmers’ Favorite Disaster Kit Tools

Being a farmer means preparing for every possible scenario. We talked to farmers about their disaster strategies for when everything that can go wrong, does.