Andrew Valencia

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All Your Patio Needs Is This Weather-Proof Igloo

You'll definitely be the talk of the town this summer!<p>Nature lovers know there's nothing more beautiful than leaves turning bright red and yellow during the fall. Or a blanket of white snow before it starts to melt. Or the first green seedlings of spring sprouting out of the ground. Okay, maybe …

Huge Barn Transformed Into A Modern Home With An Open Floor Plan

Barns aren’t usually very large. We picture them as cozy little structures made of wood and with those signature doors that we love so much. However, …

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This World-First Brain Implant Is Letting a 'Locked-In' Woman Communicate

Paralysis is about to get a whole lot less lonely.<p>A paralysed woman in the Netherlands is the first to be fitted with a new type of brain implant …

Colombian scrambled eggs with avocado

This is a recipe I picked up in Miami, and it’s now our top-selling breakfast dish.<p>Back in March 2012, when I was working at our sister restaurant Sugarcane, in Midtown Miami, one of the Colombian chefs was making breakfast to aid his tender feeling after quite a heavy night. He told us about a …

Breakfast

10 Indian Spices to Spike Up Your Meal - One Green Planet

Indian cuisine is one of my favorites as a plant-based eater. Curries, samosas, dal meals…these dishes are full of rich, aromatic spices that enliven …

Spices

26 Gorgeous NorCal Camping Spots Within 100 Miles of SF

The Big Sur River runs adjacent to the campground(Photo by Aron Bosworth)<p><b>PFEIFFER BIG SUR STATE PARK CAMPGROUND</b><p>If Big Sur redwoods, riverside …

Hiking

8 Genius Gadgets That Will Transform Your Vacation

Traveling to unfamiliar destinations brings on that happy kind of nervousness – you worry about all the planning (finding the most Snapchat-worthy …

The best high-end electric guitars under £2,000/$2,600

What's the best high-end electric guitar? What's the best electric guitar under £2,000/$2,600?<p>Don't Miss<p>In this £1,000 to £2,000 - or approx $1,300 …

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Pair of engineers design pet-friendly off-grid tiny house

The Basecamp tiny house is located on a rural spot near Beaverton, Oregon, sits on a three-axle trailer, and has a total floorspace of 204 sq ft (19 …

6 innovative ways to harvest and harness rainwater

From perennially parched California to unseasonably dry Massachusetts, from sea to salty sea, rainwater is a precious resource. As drought rages in …

Gardening

Try this renowned steakhouse marinade recipe for the ultimate steak

Most steak gurus will tell you that a dry rub is best. But when you are feeling bold, try this marinade recipe from Quality Meats Steakhouse of NYC. …

DIY - Pyramid Garden Planter - Quiet Corner

This time I have made slot together pyramid garden planter from the reclaimed Pallet timbers.<p>This planter took me approximately 90 minutes to make: …

How Architecture Students Are Building Shelters By Hand With Just $2K

Many architects will never live in their own buildings. Aixopluc wants to change that.<p>For most of history, if you wanted to live in a house, you probably designed and built it yourself. These days, though, design has become so thoroughly uncoupled from construction that most architects never have …

This motorized wheel adds electric power to your bike

GeoOrbital brings a novel idea to Kickstarter<p>Many different kinds of personal transportation are undergoing an electric revolution, but electric <i>bikes</i> might make up the biggest section of the market. In fact, it's boomed fast enough that we're already seeing weird, alternative ideas pop up. A …

Off-grid UFO home is completely powered by wind, water and sun

UFOs could soon be spotted floating on the ocean as cool sustainable homes. Italian boating company Jet Capsule designed what may be the most stylish …

Off-grid

Ikea starts selling solar panels in UK stores

Solar panels will join tea lights and spider plants on sale at Ikea stores from Monday, despite huge government cuts to solar subsidies for homeowners.<p>Shoppers will be able to order panels online and at three stores, initially Glasgow, Birmingham and Lakeside, before the so-called Solar Shops …

Solar Power

Custom Prefab Homes | Prefab Floor Plans | Modern Prefab Homes | Round Homes

360° Collection<p>Round Shape. Custom Floorplans. Hurricane Resistant.<br>There are no load-bearing walls in our round homes, so you can completely …

Prefab Homes

Build Your Own Teardrop Camping Trailer for a Great Trip

A teardrop camping trailer will set you back several thousand dollars, but if you have some DIY skills, you can also build your own teardrop trailer …

Moleskine's Smartpen Digitizes Your Notebooks as You're Writing In Them

Moleskine, makers of some of the most popular paper notebooks in the world, have teamed up with the creators of the Neo Smartpen to make it a lot …

How Carbon Farming Could Reverse Climate Change

As the climate crisis heats up, agriculture is in the hot seat, not only as a contributor to climate change, but also as a potential solution. Eric …

Farming

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What is Trench Composting #Organic_Gardening

Gardening<p>Trench composting is very simple. You dig a trench (we're using the word “trench” loosely here; it doesn't matter what shape your hole is) …

HAY-BALE-GARDENING-POTATOES:You'll NEVER Grow Potatoes Any Other Way Again ! Step By Step Full Guide

Potato harvest from bales is easy, with no fork or shovel, simply cut the strings and kick over the bales, and pick up the potatoes. No marks on the …

Guide to Build a Solar Panel

Solar panels are great. They are rechargeable and they help you cut electricity cost by using energy from sunlight, which is certainly a free energy …

Mobile phones are 'cooking' men's sperm

Study finds sperm levels of men who kept their phones in their pocket during the day were quite seriously affected in 47 per cent of cases<p>Fertility experts are warning man that using a mobile for as little as an hour a day is "cooking sperm" and lowering level significantly.<p>The new study shows that …

Mobile

Gas and Electric Water Heater Reviews for Tiny Houses

Looking for a way to heat water for your tiny house on a budget, while saving space? Check out these reviews!Indoor space is at a premium in a tiny …

Home Improvement

First Look: Garmin Varia Vision Heads-Up Display

The wearable display mounts to a user's existing eyewear and provides multiple data screens, navigation, and alerts<p>Today at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Garmin announced several new products. The piece most directly related to cycling is the Varia Vision “wearable in-sight …

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Dining Rooms

How to build an earthbag home for $11.50 per square foot

<b>Are you looking for a DIY construction technique for building an affordable earthquake-, flood-, and bullet-resistant home? Look no further.</b><p>There are …