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Once you know what happens to food you leave outdoors, you’ll stop doing it
It’s better to toss scraps into a proper trash can.
Maple snow candy is the easiest—and most delicious—winter treat
All you need is syrup and some snow.
How to speed up your sled with scientific tricks
Plunge downhill as fast as you can.
Your last-minute training guide to dominating this year’s Turkey Trot
If you haven’t started preparing yet.
The best remedy for a snakebite: carry car keys
Snakes rarely bite humans. If they do, here's how to deal with it.
Want to build an igloo? Here’s how.
With help from an ice architect
The smartest, fastest sleds for zooming down slopes
The fast and the flurry-est.
Survive an avalanche by carrying these four key pieces of gear
And keep in mind: in most accidents, a snow slide is triggered by the group hit by it.
Here’s the gear you need to be a backyard lumberjack
Yes, it involves an axe.
We asked for your best photos of frozen soap bubbles—and wow, did you deliver
PopSci readers made their own DIY ice orbs.