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Andy P.

Owner and editor

Andy Porse is an avid outdoorsman, having travelled the world for outdoor adventures, but also loves to observe the wildlife of his own backyard!
Andy holds a PhD in biological science and loves writing nerdy articles about funky animals, hiking gear and their material properties!

Björn L.

WRITER

Björn Larsen, an outdoor enthusiast from Norway, is the adventurous blog author at OutlifeExpert.com. Raised amidst Norway’s breathtaking mountains and fjords, Björn’s passion for nature shines through his captivating tales of summer hikes and thrilling winter skiing and snowboarding escapades.

William J.

WRITER

William Johns is a passionate biologist and field working scientist, dedicated to unraveling the mysteries of tropical ecosystems. As the blog author at OutlifeExpert, he shares his expertise and deep love for the outdoors, providing valuable insights into wildlife and the wonders of nature.

Featured Posts

  • 10 Quietest Sleeping Pads For Backpacking In 2023!

    10 Quietest Sleeping Pads For Backpacking In 2023!

    I admit it. I am a light sleeper and I hate when people are snoring or otherwise making noises during the night. I enjoy the soft sounds of the outdoors, but I hate synthetic man-made noises and especially when caused by my own gear! Therefore I set out on a journey to find the absolute…

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  • Blue Jay VS Cardinal: Do They Get Along?

    Blue Jay VS Cardinal: Do They Get Along?

    The Blue Jay and the northern cardinal are both brightly colored, charismatic birds featured as sports mascots and state icons in North America. Both are common birds in urban gardens throughout Southeastern Canada, and eastern and central United States.

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Latest posts

  • Are Fjällräven backpacks good for hiking?

    Are Fjällräven backpacks good for hiking?

    Fjällräven backpacks have long been a popular choice among outdoor enthusiasts, but are they truly good for hiking? In this article, we will delve into the key features of Fjällräven backpacks, evaluate their suitability for hiking, compare them to other brands, and provide tips to make the most of your Fjällräven backpack for your hiking…

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  • 7 Best Outdoor Waterproof Blankets: Your Ultimate Guide for All-Weather Picnics

    7 Best Outdoor Waterproof Blankets: Your Ultimate Guide for All-Weather Picnics

    Spending time outdoors, whether it’s picnicking in the park, camping in the wilderness, or simply lounging in the backyard, is a cherished activity for many. However, unpredictable weather and damp ground conditions can often pose a challenge to comfort and enjoyment. Outdoor waterproof blankets are designed to provide a dependable solution to this problem. Crafted…

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  • Best Naturehike Tents: Top Choices for Lightweight Camping on a Budget!

    Best Naturehike Tents: Top Choices for Lightweight Camping on a Budget!

    When venturing into the great outdoors, the choice of shelter is paramount. Tents serve as a home away from home, providing protection from the elements and a cozy space to rest after a day of exploration. Among the array of options available to the modern camper, lightweight and compact tents are increasingly popular, balancing the…

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  • Best Non Inflatable Sleeping Pads for Campers: Top Picks for 2024

    Best Non Inflatable Sleeping Pads for Campers: Top Picks for 2024

    Sleeping outdoors can be a transformative experience, reconnecting us with nature and providing a break from the relentless pace of modern life. However, the quality of your sleep during a camping trip is crucial to enjoying the experience to its fullest. This is where foam sleeping pads come in, offering a lightweight and durable solution…

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  • Is Neosporin Safe For Reptiles? (When to use it?)

    Is Neosporin Safe For Reptiles? (When to use it?)

    It’s always important to make sure your pet reptile is in good health. But when it comes to caring for them, you want to be extra careful about which products you use. Neosporin can be safe for reptiles when used appropriately and in moderation. However, it is essential to consult with a qualified reptile veterinarian…

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  • Are Sponges Vertebrates? (Do They Have A Skeleton?)

    Are Sponges Vertebrates? (Do They Have A Skeleton?)

    Sea sponges are invertebrates. Sponges are an unusual group of animals in that they lack a nervous system. Instead, the sponges have ‘sensory cells’ that can detect chemicals in the water. Although sponges do have a skeleton made from calcium as we do, this is a very different kind of skeleton from what vertebrate animals…

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