Pump Fire Drill - The Iroquois invented this ingenious pump drill, which uses a flywheel to generate friction. The crossbar and flywheel are made of hardwood; the spindle and fireboard are made from softwoods (as in the ha
The Direction Connection Finding your way in the wilderness without a map and compass is one of the most valuable skills you can possess. Here are a few tips, tricks and our favorite tool for gauging your sense of direction when you're outdoors.
Great for budding nature detectives! Find out how to identify animals by their tracks - Play a game to find out who can knows the most wildlife footprints in 60 seconds wins. You could even create 'scout badges' for the best guesses!