Ever flown your Radio Controlled Plane at night? On the water? On a snowy field? Here are the top ten accessories to take your RC flying to the next level.
People of all ages have the opportunity to enjoy kiting as an activity or sport. You can participate as an individual or in a group setting. Kite flying has been with us for centuries and will continue into the future for fun, exercise, relaxation, and education. All genders can participate.
Anybody can take a good-looking picture of a flower, right? Well, there are definitely some strategies that can help you make your flower pictures stand out.
This article features a review of the HobbyZone Champ, which is an excellent RC trainer plane. It includes a description of the plane and what's included in the box, plus tips on how to fly it.
Twitching often divides opinions not only among the public but among birders themselves. It can offer though, some of the most memorable experiences you'll ever have as a person, let alone a birder. Here's the complete guide.
The Syma X8G is my first quadcopter and since the included instruction manual is a bit lacking, I'm keeping writing about my experiences with it here, from taking it out of the box to flight.
Learn about the materials needed to fly a model rocket for the first time. Ready-to-fly rocket kits are fun for the entire family!
Find out how easy it is to buy and fly a modern steerable kite. Kites are fantastic exercise and a great way to enjoy the great outdoors with family and friends!
Here are some suggestions for making your own geocaching containers from items found around the house, along with some cache containers available commercially.
Learn how to build the ELF Discus Launch Glider Kit from Vladimir's Models. It is an extremely popular RC Glider for both new and experienced HLG fliers. The build log shows the specific construction and trimming of the V-Tail model and discusses programming options available on the Spektrum DX6i programmable radio.
Birding, like most things, begins at home. Watching your regular garden birds can be every bit as rewarding as chasing rarities. So, here's the complete guide on how to do it properly.
Basic rules for playing Steal the Bacon, a fun game for a large group of children. Academic variations are listed to add an educational twist.
Pok-A-Tok is a Mayan ball game invented around 2000 BCE. It was played in teams with the objective of getting a ball through a narrow stone hoop placed high on the court wall. Players were not allowed to use their hands or feet and the losing team was sacrificed to the gods. Read on to learn more.
Birders love bits of kit, and no piece of kit is more valuable than a pair of binoculars. Here is the complete guide on how to choose the right pair and use them correctly.
Many birders begin their birding journey by getting to know the birds that visit the small plot of land cordoned off by fencing known as the garden/backyard. Finding a local patch is the next step.
Bird identification can be a daunting process for beginners and experts alike, but by remembering the basic principles outlined below, the process should become far easier.