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- Can You Solve This Scout-Themed Riddle?I have cities but no house. I have mountains but no trees. I have water but no fish. What am I?
- 5 Great ‘Dark’ Parks For StargazingThe International Dark-Sky Association is certifying parks where it's dark enough to see the stars.
- 10 Fast Facts About the Apollo 11 Moon LandingAstronauts from the United States landed on the moon 50 years ago. Here are 10 fast facts about their mission.
- What Would YOU Ask An Astronaut?Your question might be answered in a live broadcast from the International Space Station during the World Scout Jamboree.
- It’s #NationalVideoGameDay: What’s Was the First Video Game You Played?No matter what you love to play now, there's special place in every gamer's heart for the one that got them hooked!
The Scouting Around blog is your source for Scouting news. Get ideas for your troop by reading about Scouting activities across the country. Biking in Buffalo? Caving in California? Fishing in Florida? Mountain climbing in Montana? Shooting in South Carolina? It’s all in Scouting Around.
Love fishing? Want to learn how to catch more fish? Check out Boys’ Life‘s ultimate fishing blog for tips, tricks and expert advice.
- Name That Fish QuizCan you identify these popular freshwater ichthyoids?
- What Are Those Things?Power Poles are a recent innovation that most fishing pros use to silently anchor our boats in place. Here's how they work.
- Bonus Fish in WinterIf you like catching great big fish -- and having a lot of peace and quiet while doing it -- fishing on a cold winter day can be the perfect cure for cabin fever.
- 8 Fishing Knots to KnowCan you imagine going fishing without knowing how to tie an improved clinch knot? Or a double surgeon's loop? Neither can we.
- How to Make the Most of a Rainy DayIf you like fishing enough, you’ll eventually end up on the water when it’s raining.
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