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The Ultimate Backpacking Stove
22 February 2016

We’ve had our eye on the Solo Stove for some time now. This backpacking stove has won seve ...
Source: The Man’s Man

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If getting your photography to the wall is a goal then

Leonard Peltier Defense Committee
Lance Sanders own great site


Oakwood Lakes State Park to Host Winter Events
22 January 2018
PIERRE, S.D. – Oakwood Lakes State Park will host a weekend of winter fun with the Cool Kids’ Cl ...

Source: Recreational News – Outdoor News Daily
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American Hiking Seeks Part-Time Finance and Office Manager
22 January 2018
American Hiking Society is seeking to hire a part-time Finance and Office Manager, effective immedia ...

Source: American Hiking Society
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A Hikers Guide to the Government Shutdown #ShutdownNotShutout
20 January 2018
So the government shutdown, now what? Your bags are packed, the car is loaded, and you are about to ...

Source: American Hiking Society
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Family activities at Fort Snelling State Park
18 January 2018
Winter may have gotten off to an especially cold start in 2018, but there are plenty of ways to enjo ...

Source: Recreational News – Outdoor News Daily
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AHS Ambassador, Jennifer Pharr Davis, Reflects on her Mountains-to-Sea Trail Thru Hike
16 January 2018
I wanted to hike the Mountains-to-Sea Trail to reclaim something that I lost. Instead, it made me re ...

Source: American Hiking Society
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166: Armchair Backpacker
16 January 2018

Today on the First 40 Miles, for whatever reason, maybe you’re not going to be able to get out ...
Source: The First 40 Miles: Hiking and Backpacking Podcast

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Free Snowmobile Weekend in Maine is January 26-28
16 January 2018
AUGUSTA, Maine – This winter, the State of Maine is participating in a special weekend to prov ...

Source: Recreational News – Outdoor News Daily
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DNREC Division of Parks & Recreation posts record year for camping
13 January 2018
DOVER – DNREC’s Division of Parks & Recreation announced today that 2017 was a record-break ...

Source: Recreational News – Outdoor News Daily
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Michigan DNR awards more than $1.4 million in Recreation Passport grants
12 January 2018
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced that 22 communities will share $1,468,9 ...

Source: Recreational News – Outdoor News Daily
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165: Reading Between the Lines
9 January 2018

Today on the First 40 Miles, while looking for your next hike or backpacking trip, it’s easy to ...
Source: The First 40 Miles: Hiking and Backpacking Podcast

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164: Zero Waste Backpacking
2 January 2018

Today on the First 40 Miles,  we’re always up for a challenge—and that challenge was to have ...
Source: The First 40 Miles: Hiking and Backpacking Podcast

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163: Is it a Good Match?
26 December 2017

Today on the First 40 Miles, incredible trail reports peppered with phrases like stunning vie ...
Source: The First 40 Miles: Hiking and Backpacking Podcast

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Winter Membership Drive
20 December 2017
Winter Membership Drive Greg Rakozy Make the reason you hike the reason you join! Become a member or ...

Source: American Hiking Society
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Let Your Voice Be Heard: National Park Fee Increase
19 December 2017
Let Your Voice Be Heard: National Park Fee Increase National Park Service Let me start by making it ...

Source: American Hiking Society
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162: Hunting the Cantharellus Formosus
19 December 2017

Today on the First 40 Miles, our family did something that exercised our risk muscle and prepared ...
Source: The First 40 Miles: Hiking and Backpacking Podcast

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PBP Episode 54 - The Unseen Africa
17 June 2014

This episode features an intercontinental talk that I had with Francis Tapon.  Francis is in the ...
Source: Practical Backpacking™ Podcast

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PBP Episode 53 - Tell it on the Mountain
16 April 2014

In this episode Shaun Carrigan, producer of the long-awaited Tell it on the Mountain film, talks ...
Source: Practical Backpacking™ Podcast

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PBP Episode 52 - Brunton Solar Power
4 April 2014
This episode is all about power in the backcountry. Chris Currah, Product Line Manager for Brunton, ...

Source: Practical Backpacking™ Podcast
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PBP Episode 51 – Hiking Goals
19 February 2014

In this episode, Kolby Kirk (Condor) talks with me about his hiking goals, journaling, trail adve ...
Source: Practical Backpacking™ Podcast

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The One Piece of Gear I Always Bring Backpacking and Camping
30 July 2013
I Just got back from a few weeks of playing in the interior. I did a few day trips to nearby lakes f ...

Source: Wilderness Camping
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Mark Your Camping Map – Then Leave It Behind
9 July 2013
A detailed, well marked, map should be part of the information you leave with your emergency contact ...

Source: Wilderness Camping
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4 Places to Look for Discount Camping Gear
30 June 2013
Camping Gear at Reasonable Prices There are a number of places you can get discount or budget outdoo ...

Source: Wilderness Camping
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The Price of Performance – Is Expensive Camping Gear Worth It?
17 June 2013
High performance camping gear can be relatively expensive. I say relatively because many people are ...

Source: Wilderness Camping
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Don’t Hike Off a Cliff – Before You Know How
10 June 2013
In commercial arboriculture, new tree climbers are trained “low and slow”. This allows t ...

Source: Wilderness Camping
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PBP Episode 50 – Eric Ryback Hiking Legend
25 March 2013

This episode features my talk with hiking legend Eric Ryback. Eric hiked the Appalachian Trail in ...
Source: Practical Backpacking™ Podcast

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Stoves vs. Campfires: And The Winner Is...
26 January 2009
Why would you possibly want to buy a backpacking stove when you could make your very own campfire fo ...

Source: Backpacking-Guide.com New Content
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Homemade Backpacking Stoves: The What, Why and How
26 January 2009
Build your own backpacking stove and have something fun to do this Saturday. ...

Source: Backpacking-Guide.com New Content
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Backpacking Stove Safety and Maintenance
26 January 2009
A must-read article on backpacking stove safety and maintenance. ...

Source: Backpacking-Guide.com New Content
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Backpacking Stove Reviews and Comparison - The Top 5 Best
26 January 2009
A review and comparison of the five best backpacking stoves for any type of backpacking adventure. ...

Source: Backpacking-Guide.com New Content
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Bad Backcountry Water: Giardia, Crypto, Bacteria, Viruses
19 December 2008
What nasty micro-organisms are in backcountry water? What are your risks? Some scary facts. ...

Source: Backpacking-Guide.com New Content
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Happy Campers
23 January 2018
New Backpacking Groups
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TREK Ohio (Dayton area hikers and backpackers)
23 January 2018
New Backpacking Groups
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Ventura Sierra Club
23 January 2018
New Backpacking Groups
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MEC North Vancouver's Activities/Events
23 January 2018
New Backpacking Groups
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Suwanee Take-a-Hikers
23 January 2018
New Backpacking Groups
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Alaska's most recent sneak attack on the Roadless Rule
22 January 2018
Wilderness.org Feed
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Obscure Alaska road project sets destructive precedent for wilderness
22 January 2018

Source: Wilderness.org Feed
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Interior eviscerates a fragile wildlife refuge in Alaska behind closed doors during shutdown
19 January 2018
Wilderness.org Feed
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Don't be fooled by Trump admin's national park shutdown ploy
19 January 2018

Source: Wilderness.org Feed
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The real meaning of “energy dominance”: Shifting burdens from special interests to the American people
17 January 2018
Wilderness.org Feed
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The Down Puffy Gets a Serious Upgrade
23 January 2018
Uberlight and able to take moisture in stride, a new breed of synthetic down is changing the winter ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Gear
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Meet My Best Ski Buddy, the Black Diamond Mission Pants
23 January 2018
These bottoms work just as well inbounds as they do in the backcountry, and I can't imagine my ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Gear
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Southwest in April Questions
23 January 2018
Hey, I am looking into attempting my first solo hike this year and was thinking late April could be ...

Source: Backcountry Post
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Cinemascapes
22 January 2018
I wanted to start a thread where BCP members could share all-things-video: visually-stunning clips, ...

Source: Backcountry Post
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Guess the spot
22 January 2018
Simple rules: correctly guess the location of the current photo and when you win, post a new photo f ...

Source: Backcountry Post
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Desolation
22 January 2018
Desolation and Gray Canyons: 84 miles of the Green River with 50+ class II and III rapids along the ...

Source: Backcountry Post
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Guess the spot: Utah Edition
22 January 2018
I don't like to over explain things. I like to keep things simple. I enjoy playing the 'Gu ...

Source: Backcountry Post
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High Cuisine Will Be Your New Favorite Après Tradition
22 January 2018
Chefs are infusing more than just sweets into cannabis. High-end cannabis dining is coming to a ski ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Culture
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The 6 Best New Zealand Adventures for Families
22 January 2018
From rafting whitewater to glamping among the sheep, these adventures will keep everyone happy ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Culture
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Chris Sharma Sends the Corporate Ladder
22 January 2018
Still dominant on the crag at 36, Sharma reflects on his greatest climbs and how those lessons have ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Culture
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The difference a day can make
21 January 2018
The Cormdale Hills, January 20 The last weekend has seen a huge contrast in weather and conditions ...

Source: Chris Townsend Outdoors
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Everything You Need to Know About Wool
20 January 2018
There's a lot to talk about when it comes to this fabric ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Gear
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The Best Running Shoes We’ve Reviewed, On Sale Now
19 January 2018
Spring is just around the corner so stock up now ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Gear
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So the Government Shuts Down. Now What?
19 January 2018
A semi-detailed list of everything we know (and we still have plenty of questions) about possible pu ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Adventure
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We'll Miss You, Julia Mancuso
19 January 2018
After nearly 20 years of racing, the skier announced her retirement. The sport will be poorer for he ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Adventure
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Keeping the National Parks Open Is a Terrible Idea
19 January 2018
If the government shuts down tomorrow, Ryan Zinke wants to keep these lands open. What that actually ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Adventure
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NYC: Enough with the E-Bike War Already
19 January 2018
If you really want to fight climate change, you can't just sue Big Oil. You also have to embrac ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Culture
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Our Five Favorite Camp Shoes
19 January 2018
Including a classic like Crocs to a pair of $100 down booties ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Gear
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The 7 Best Training Apps
19 January 2018
Take your workouts and results to the next level with the help of these expert-recommended (free) ap ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Fitness
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Delta Bans Some Emotional Support Animals
19 January 2018
Finally, someone is doing something about fake service dogs ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Adventure
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Celebrate Winter with These Traditions
18 January 2018
There’s more to the season than holidays and snowsports ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Culture
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Women and Men Should Race the Same Distance
18 January 2018
Why? Because there’s no good reason for them not to. ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Fitness
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Talk Public Lands with Us at Night Zero in Denver
18 January 2018
We care about public lands, and that's why we're joining a discussion about how to preserv ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Adventure
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How to Travel to Colombia Safely
18 January 2018
You may be drawn to Columbia for the amazing diversity of the region---to experience the rainforests ...

Source: Trails Articles
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Winter Collection
18 January 2018
Over the years I've posted quite a few pieces on the skills and gear and pleasures for the winter hi ...

Source: Chris Townsend Outdoors
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You're Never Too Old to Train at Intensity
18 January 2018
Take 66-year-old UCI Track Masters World Championships rider Gary Hoffman, who is almost as fast as ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Fitness
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A Spirited Defense of Protein Powder
18 January 2018
It isn't the answer to all your muscle-building woes, but it is a smart nutrition option for ou ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Fitness
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5 Spots Where You Can Actually Ski This Winter
18 January 2018
Yes, you can still find powder somewhere ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Travel
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Feeling Stressed? Try an Anger Room.
18 January 2018
Maybe smashing objects is therapeutic. But there's only one way to find out. ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Fitness
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Scottish Access Rights: The Freedom of the Hills
17 January 2018
Freedom <!--[if gte mso 9]> <![endif]--> <!--[if gte mso 9]> Normal ...

Source: Chris Townsend Outdoors
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Top 5 'Shitholes' to Visit
15 January 2018
Just because some people think these destinations are miserable doesn't mean they actually are. ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Travel
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6 Insta-Worthy A-Frame Cabins for Rent
15 January 2018
Winter's coolest tent ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Travel
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Family Camping Resorts
14 January 2018
Family friendly camping resorts are full of activities that accommodate the children, adults and eve ...

Source: Trails Articles
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What to Bring on a Camping Trip for a Kid
14 January 2018
Camping is an outdoor activity the family can enjoy regardless of age. As with any camping trip, pre ...

Source: Trails Articles
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Campfire Safety for Kids
14 January 2018
The sounds, smells, and heat generated by a campfire make it one of the most appealing features of a ...

Source: Trails Articles
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Camping Safety for Kids
14 January 2018
Camping is a lot of fun for kids of all ages, but the unfamiliar and exciting new environment that m ...

Source: Trails Articles
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A bad weather retreat rewarded
14 January 2018
Loch Morlich The forecast wasn't good but as I had to be in Aviemore anyway and then drop off some ...

Source: Chris Townsend Outdoors
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The Great Oudoors February Issue: ice axes, Rohan Bags, OEX down jacket
11 January 2018
The February issue of  The Great Outdoors is out now and unsurprisingly has a wintry feel. On that ...

Source: Chris Townsend Outdoors
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The Backpack: The Unsung Hero of Travel
11 January 2018
Hopefully after reading this, you'll never buy luggage without two shoulder straps again ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Travel
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How to Stay Powered Up on the Road
10 January 2018
Running dead is not an option—at least not one we want to contemplate ...

Source: Outside Magazine: Travel
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Quebec deer hunting at Kenauk Nature
31 October 2017
  White-tailed deer hunters everywhere are preparing for the annual pursuit of North America ...

Source: The Outdoors Guy
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Moose season just around the corner
15 September 2017
(Brian Houle of Stittsville poses proudly with the giant bull moose he harvested in the North Bay-ar ...

Source: The Outdoors Guy
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Jon Bon Jovi bows to PETA’s demands
16 August 2017
Yet another high profile celeb has caved to pressure by Animal Right’s fanatics! How powerful ...

Source: The Outdoors Guy
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Fishing fun in the Great Outdoors
9 August 2017
Regardless of what adventure you embark upon this summer your time spent fishing, hunting, riding or ...

Source: The Outdoors Guy
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Bass fishing season arrives in the Ottawa Valley
29 June 2017
Submitted photo Ed Puddephatt, owner of Paddletale’s in Winchester, with a hefty bass caught d ...

Source: The Outdoors Guy
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Survival Tarp Shelters: Why A Tarp is one of the Best Things you Can Carry
20 April 2017

With little more than a bit of paracord and a tarp, you can quickly set up an improvised shelter ...
Source: Hiking Gear – Off Grid Survival – Wilderness & Urban Survival Skills

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Adventure Photography Gift Guide: Outdoor Gear for Photographers
26 November 2016

Rock solid photography gear for outdoorsmen. The OFFGRID Survival Adventure Photography Gift Guid ...
Source: Hiking Gear – Off Grid Survival – Wilderness & Urban Survival Skills

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On Top of the World at Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Park
9 August 2016
From day hikes to overnight wilderness trips, warm foothills to cold alpine peaks, from largest an ...

Source: Hiking – Bucket List Publications
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Crossing Devils Postpile Off My Bucket List
3 August 2016
Over a decade ago, I visited Giants Causeway in Ireland and I was amazed with the thousands of hexag ...

Source: Hiking – Bucket List Publications
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Dominica is Packed with Awesomeness
27 June 2015
I had breakfast at Evergreen Hotel, toured the city Roseau, hiked to Trafalgar Falls, swam in hot sp ...

Source: Hiking – Bucket List Publications
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