Rescuers in race against time to save trapped Blue Whale

Whale entanglements are up significantly this year, but it is rare for the deep-water dwelling blue whale to encounter fishing gear. A Captain Dave’s Dolphin and Whale Safari first discovered the whale Monday and alerted authorities. They have been updating the situation on their Facebook Page. Crews worked furiously to free the whale, utilizing the Spyderco […]

Kids, history, knives, and froes

While I have never taken part in historical reenactment myself, I really enjoy attending living-history events. This morning my wife and I took Things 1&2 to the historic James White Fort, the birthplace of Knoxville, which was just a short walk from the Saturday farmer’s market downtown. They were having a reenactment event, and it […]

First Look: CRKT Homefront by Ken Onion

Despite all the custom knives and high end steel at BLADE Show 2016, one of the things I most wanted to check out was the new Homefront by CRKT and Ken Onion. The knife is built on Ken’s new Fieldstrip mechanism, allowing it to be taken apart for cleaning without any tools. It is also just the first of […]