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Save Energy with Basic Solar Lighting—Get to know the basics of solar power with this affordable, entry-level system that brings solar lighting into your home, and is useful for remote locations.Page 90
Know Your Knots—Learn how to tie these 10 knots, which will properly secure everything from a docked boat to livestock.Page 88
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