Hunting

Tour Orion the Hunter as we visit a constellation icon

Tour Orion the Hunter as we visit a constellation icon

Last month marks my 20th year writing the Night Sky column for Space.com. It is difficult for me to believe that in this forum I have penned over a thousand columns on a variety of different subjects covering space and stargazing. Among my constellation essays, I’ve probably written about the Orion constellation, the Hunter, more …

Tour Orion the Hunter as we visit a constellation icon Read More »

February’s employment numbers show it’s a good time to be job hunting

February’s employment numbers show it’s a good time to be job hunting

It’s a good time to be on the market for a job. Employers created 678,000 jobs in February, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and the unemployment rate dropped to 3.8%. In addition to those solid numbers, the job creation estimates for December and January were both revised, adding a combined 170,000 more jobs …

February’s employment numbers show it’s a good time to be job hunting Read More »

American Ammo Makers to Donate Millions of Rounds to Ukraine

American Ammo Makers to Donate Millions of Rounds to Ukraine

In perhaps the most viral moment of the Russia-Ukraine war so far, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky scoffed at reports that the United States had offered to evacuate him. “The fight is here,” the actor-turned-war-hero said, according to the Ukrainian Embassy in London. “I need ammunition, not a ride.” The world has answered Zelensky’s call for …

American Ammo Makers to Donate Millions of Rounds to Ukraine Read More »

Duck Lore Breakdown: Episode 4, Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Duck Lore Breakdown: Episode 4, Upper Peninsula of Michigan

Welcome to the Duck Lore Breakdown, an article series that will correspond to each episode of Duck Lore. In these articles, we’re going a layer deeper than the show, and we’ll go through the weather and hunt conditions, the target species and their environment, as well as episode-specific gear that was used and the technology …

Duck Lore Breakdown: Episode 4, Upper Peninsula of Michigan Read More »

Turkey Hunting: Make a Plan for Merriam’s

Turkey Hunting: Make a Plan for Merriam’s

Discerning turkey hunters have ample opportunities to hunt the frosty, white-tipped Merriam’s that call the vast expanses of the Rocky Mountains home, if they know where to look. But due to the varying and often rugged terrain that Merriam’s inhabit, successfully hunting them requires slightly different tactics than would be utilized on their close relatives …

Turkey Hunting: Make a Plan for Merriam’s Read More »

The families hunting rats in lane behind Newcastle’s Stowell Street

The families hunting rats in lane behind Newcastle’s Stowell Street

Dog owners are getting their pets to kill hordes of rats blighting a back street in Newcastle city centre. That’s according to the Tyneside Irish Centre, which said it is seeing families turning up at the lane which runs behind Stowell Street and Newcastle’s town wall to get their dogs to hunt the rats “for …

The families hunting rats in lane behind Newcastle’s Stowell Street Read More »