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How to Make a Work Bench | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editors note: This is a guest post by Ethan Hagan from One Project Closer.</i><p><b>A Quick Intro</b><p>In the video, I share that you’re about to learn how to make …

5 Magazines to Make History Come Alive

The word “history” is Greek for inquiry, which is knowledge acquired by investigation of the past. Scholars interpret this information and study how it relates to humans. Long, narrative accounts of events can get rather boring, but with Flipboard you can read about various perspectives you …

Jack London on the Life That Lives | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The excerpt below is taken from the beginning of the preface to Jack London’s book,</i> The Cruise of the Snark<i>, a non-fiction work which</i> …

The 'Impossitails' Zone

<i>Amaze your friends with quadrilateral and rising dovetails.</i><p>By Roy Underhill<br>Pages: 38-39<p>From the November 2011 issue #193 <br>Buy this issue now<p>An …

How to: Make a Simple Wooden Puzzle Storage Box

This is a fun, basic storage box DIY project to stash some secret goodies, or to set on the coffee table for a solid conversation starter. The …

The Leaning Loop by Jason van der Burg

Toronto-based designer Jason van der Burg of Urbanworm Design, has created the Leaning Loop, a multi-purpose organiser made from solid hardwood.<p>Photo …

Trieta Corner Shelf

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Become the Author of Your Own Life | The Art of Manliness

On Monday, we kicked off the Winston Churchill School of Adulthood with a general discussion of the way in which the master key in growing up well is …

DIY!! Complete Tutorial! Only at PierreLab! Fold up craft table that turns into a picture in frame on wall. Built-In Craft Table: Folds up into a cute frame on the wall when not in use and then folds down to reveal a workstation. LOVE this would be great to have a place to paint! http://diyworktable.blogspot.com/%22

Life Advice From Winston Churchill | The Art of Manliness

Last month, we published a post on 6 reasons why it’s especially hard to become an adult in the modern world, and argued that despite this …

Tom has lots of photos on different devices and he wants to bring them together in one place<p>I have photos all over the place: PC, Android tablet, mobile phone etc. I would like to get them all under one roof. What is the simplest, most efficient way of doing this? I have heard of Google+, Picasa, …

The Best Paper Airplane: How to Make a Paper Airplane | The Art of Manliness

There are many skills fathers should pass on to their children: how to ride a bike, how to skip a stone, and of course, how to make a paper airplane. …

Woodworker Creates Detailed Stop-Motion Films of his Process | Colossal

<p>Designer and woodworker Frank Howarth has a passion for building things with his hands, he makes everything from shelves and chairs to toys and …

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10 Overlooked Truths About Action | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Kyle Eschenroeder.</i><p>“This is a holy moment. A sacramental moment. A moment in which a man feels the gods as …

A Trail of Murder and Revenge in Papua New Guinea

States of grace can be elusive, but Christy King had found hers, if only for a moment. It was 3 P.M. on Monday, September 9, 2013, and King was basking in the glow of a well-ordered campsite. The 39-year-old Australian had just finished her first day leading seven Australian men, one New Zealander, …

How to Start a Fire Without Matches | The Art of Manliness

There is a primal link between man and fire. Every man should know how to start one. A manly man knows how to start one without matches. It’s an …

The Benefits of Taking the Hard Way | The Art of Manliness

“The essential thing ‘in heaven and earth is’…that there should be a long obedience in the same direction; there thereby results, and has always …

Announcing a New Book! Heading Out On Your Own: 31 Basic Life Skills in 31 Days | The Art of Manliness

When I graduated from high school and left home to become a freshman at the University of Oklahoma, I had never done a single load of my own laundry. …

How to Make a Leather Sheath for a Knife (Or Anything Else) | The Art of Manliness

Sometimes you want an item close at hand: not in a pocket, but right there where you need it. A pocket watch, compass, knife, cell phone, or any …

9 Foundational Habits Young Men Should Start Now to Raise Themselves Right | The Art of Manliness

Awhile back I was driving through the place where I grew up – Edmond, Oklahoma – and happened to pass by my old high school. This wasn’t an unusual …

Under Construction: South Sudan

In the May issue of <i>Outside</i>, Patrick Symmes travels to the new nation of South Sudan to document a country trying to build itself from scratch. Captured here are some moments of great natural beauty and progress.<p>Above, children from the Mundari tribe guard Watusi cattle in a camp on the road …

A Wild Country Grows in South Sudan

Day one is Thursday, and we roll out of Juba, South Sudan, in the ambassador’s official ride, a Toyota Land Cruiser in spotless white. The driver’s door is showered with gold stars across a familiar sky blue flag and the words L’UNION EUROPÉENNE, the heraldry of someone who matters in this vast, …