Amanda S Haupt

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DIY Solar Water Bulb

Here’s an interesting and useful idea. This is a common practice in Third World countries and a very clever money saving idea. You will need an empty …

Try Something New: Cotton Fabric Dyeing 101

Give tired or stained cotton fabrics a colorful new look! Turn something unwearable or ugly into usable fabric yardage with cotton fabric dyeing 101.<p>When it comes to playing with dye, there’s no need to feel intimidated. This fun and helpful cotton fabric dyeing 101 video tutorial from Jennifer at …

Sewing

SELF-POWERED LIGHT BULB!

Clever Aluminum Foil Hacks!

7 Survival Life Hacks That Could Save Your Life

Digital Security Life Hacks

Lifehacks

Candle Powered Fan!

7 Salt Life Hacks You Should Know

5 Ways to Hide Your Things in Plain Sight

Drip Irrigation

Introduction: Drip Irrigation<p>About: Zeitgeist train of thought advocate. More About gbizzotto »<p>This instructable will help you make a small, but …

Selling your handmade items? Here’s how to figure a fair price.

Selling your handmade items? Here’s how to figure a fair price.<p>If you sew, sooner or later someone is going to suggest you sell your handmade items. …

tinyTesla Musical Coil Kit

tinyTesla Musical Coil Kit<p>tinyTesla is the SSTC DIY mini musical Tesla coil kit that anyone can build. Heat up your soldering iron and prepare your …

Pallets Made Home Projects for Refugees or Poor

According to the news only US throws out nearly 150 Million pallets per year, so instead of throwing these pallets it can be used to build homes for …

3D Printed Stealthy Dual Laser 'Trip Wire' Enhances The Security Where Ever You Need It

Thanks to the ever-expanding DIY culture, projects that might formerly have seemed somewhat formidable to less-experienced makers are almost <i>fait</i> …

DIY Small Size Air Compressor on the Cheap

<b>Author</b><b><br>Giorgos Lazaridis</b><b><br>August 17, 2012</b><p>PAGE 6 of 6 - Making a Frame for the Compressor<p>The Frame<p>Time to put everything together. After digging into my …

DIY

Security camera buying guide - CNET

In the same way folks are ditching cable for contract-free subscription services like Netflix and video streaming viewers like the Google Chromecast or Amazon Fire TV Stick, security firms like ADT are being forced to share the market with an increasing number of do-it-yourself devices -- and …

Easy DIY Bathtub Tray

I'm hosting a craft night at the ReStore in a couple weeks and I think I came up with a project that will be fun and useful! It was kinda tricky …

Mashups

5 Flipboard Magazines for Your Alternative Garden

Who doesn’t love beautiful, bountiful gardens? I know I do, but for those of us living in an apartment, dorm or some other light- and space-challenged place, a lush garden can be an untenable dream. Add the drought in the West and calls to conserve water, and a green patch of your own can feel even …

Can Tai Chi and Computer Games Treat Your ADHD?

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) symptoms, such as having trouble paying attention, getting easily distracted, and impulsivity can lead to problems on a daily basis. ADHD is a condition that often begins in childhood and persists throughout adulthood. Currently, the most common …

Tai Chi

Changing a Common Belief About Brain Injury

As a scientist, I am impassioned to share research findings that upend conventionally-held wisdom about the brain - modifying viewpoints that are obsolete, wrong, and disabling.<p>The journal <i>Neuropsychological Rehabilitation</i> has just published the results of a study conducted by our interdisciplinary …

The Brain

20 Secret Doors and Clever Hiding Places

The fascination with secret doors and hidden compartments has been around since ancient times; thousands of years ago, the Egyptians hid chambers deep in their pyramids. While hidden doors may not be found in everyone’s home nowadays, the desire to have clandestine passageways and secret stashes …

The best compass apps for iPhone and iPad

Your iDevice can make for the perfect compass, especially if you are going on an outdoor adventure or need some simple navigation. Additionally, if …

Core77 Visits Festool, Part 2: A History of Power Tool Innovation

Inside their private museum, we see the company has been inventing better ways of doing things for 90 years<p>"We have a large number of customers," …

This Nuclear Bunker 213 Feet Beneath Moscow is Now Something Completely Different

A former Cold War nuclear bunker to be found 213 feet beneath the streets of Moscow isn’t the first place you’d expect to find an entertainment …

Suit: Social media prank led to 5th-grader's suicide

A woman in charge of the estate of a fifth-grade Orland Park girl is suing two of the girl’s classmates and their parents, claiming the children used social media and a “catfish” account to convince the girl one of the two intended to kill himself, driving her to commit suicide.<p>All three children …

Now NASA lets you go to Pluto without leaving Earth

What does the sun look like from 3 billion miles away?<p>Although you'll probably never head out to Pluto to find out for yourself, NASA has a nifty new …

Spring Organizing Tips

Spring-cleaning means not only giving everything a good wipe-down but decluttering your space to welcome the warmer seasons ahead. Follow these tips and you'll breathe a sigh of spring relief.<p>For storing everyday garden and home tools, wood lattice is even handier than a basic trellis. Choose a …

Personal Organizing