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Homemade Rice Flour Laksa Noodles

<b>Homemade Rice flour Laksa noodles</b> for Asam Laksa/ Asian fish soup.<br>Read more »

Fashion (Australia)

Second Hand for Plywood Cutting

Check out this clever workshop tip!<p>Here’s a safe and sound way to make long cuts with a circular saw on plywood clamped to a worktable. Cut about 12 …

Woodworking

Reusable Silicone Bags | Reusable Snack, Sandwich & Storage Bags

Cook, bake, boil, and microwave in stasher.<p>shop now<p>Perfect for sous vide and other hot cooking ideas.<p>shop now<p>Made from 100% naturally healthy …

Sous

Studio Visit: Alvaro Barrington at MoMA PS1 by Matthew J. Abrams

Installation view of <i>Alvaro Barrington</i>. Image courtesy MoMA PS1. Photo by Pablo Enriquez.Studio Visit: Alvaro Barrington at MoMA PS1by Matthew J. …

Art

WISKI Launches with Two Modern Cat Scratchers

In recent years, the design world finally infiltrated the pet world making modern, design-forward products pet lovers weren’t ashamed to have on …

Pets

Bouroullecs create range of painterly glass objects for Wonderglass

Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec have worked alongside master glassmakers in Italy to create a collection of handmade objects, which they liken to …

Design

Bestor Architecture uses "stealth density" at Blackbirds housing in Los Angeles

Multiple residences are combined into single house-shaped volumes at this development by Bestor Architecture in the Echo Park neighbourhood of Los …

Architecture

How to use wine bottles, coffee filters, and eggshells to grow bigger plants as quickly as possible

Anything that can make our lives easier in the garden is a good thing. Strike that. A great thing. And if it saves us a little money and time while …

Gardening

Soda Can Lamp Pinpoints Your Interests

We’ve said it a million times before: 3D printing will expand your horizons. The more you print, the more you think about things you could print and …

DIY

DIY metal stencils – a step through

This is a step through to make your own metal stencils for PCB solder paste application. In the last post I described my trial and error details of …

Stream 47 Hours of Classic Sci-Fi Novels & Stories: Asimov, Wells, Orwell, Verne, Lovecraft & More

The pronouncements of French theorist Jean Baudrillard could sound a bit silly in the early 1990s, when the internet was still in its infancy, a …

Science Fiction

Museum of Impact Is NYC’s First Mobile Social Justice Museum

Artivism. Pop-up installation. Monica Montgomery, the founder of the Museum of Impact (MOI) wants you to be intimately familiar with these terms, and …

Black Lives Matter

The 16 Best Healthy, Edible Plants to Grow Indoors

From farmers’ markets and Community Supported Agriculture, to urban farms and rooftop gardens, to produce delivery services, more and more people …

Gardening

13 Lunch Dishes from Around the World

You might be stuck at your desk looking at the same lunch you’ve eaten the past three days, dreaming about other ways to fulfill your noontime …

Food

L.A. Jangajji

Today’s recipe is something I call L.A. jangajji, a Korean style pickle popular in the Korean community in Los Angeles. <i>more...</i>

Spices

How to Make a Chandelier

You can hang an elegant chandelier in your home without breaking your bank simply by making one. There are many ways to make a chandelier, and most …

Tips of the Week: Hobby Knife Hacks, Paint Handle Push Sticks, Brazing 101, and Say My Name!

<i>Tips of the Week is our weekly peek at some of the best making tips, tricks, and recommendations we’ve discovered in our travels. Check in every Friday to see what we’ve discovered. And we want to hear from you. Please share your tips, shortcuts, best practices, and tall shop tales in the comments</i> …

DIY

Hide 3D paintings anywhere with AR app Artopia

Public places may soon be filled with secret pieces of art unlocked by looking through the lens of AR, if Artopia’s cheerily creative app catches on. It essentially lets you geocache your 3D scribbles so anyone else can find, appreciate and share them.<p>Artopia, currently in beta for Android and iOS, …

Geocaching

Sate Ayam Bumbu Kacang (Chicken Satay with Peanut Sauce)

Sate Ayam Bumbu Kacang (Satay with Peanut Sauce) – Learn how to make authentic Indonesian sate ayam (Chicken satay) served with delicious peanut …

Tamarind

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

Glossary of Joinery

Girt To Post Joinery<p>The most basic joint in timber framing is the <i>Mortise & Tenon</i> joint, illustrated here in the Girt (beam) to Post connection. Many …

BLT Onigirazu rice sandwich

Cook the rice and the other ingredients and set aside<p>Toast the seaweed very lightly (be careful not to burn it) and place it on a sheet of cling wrap.<p>…

6 Must-Read Books That Will Unlock Your Inner Mental Strength

They all contain valuable insight on making the process work better for you.<p><i>What are the best books to read for mental strength? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Praveen Tipirneni,</b> …

Hacking

Millions of Students Are Quietly Being Taught the Koch Brothers’ Whitewashed Version of Black History

Cash-strapped social studies teachers across America have discovered an exciting new resource that provides lesson plans, study materials and even …

Affordable Care Act

Dwell Made Presents: DIY Concrete Stool

Build your own stylish, industrial concrete stool using this step-by-step video and guide.<p>In this episode of Dwell Made, Jessie Uyeda of HomeMade Modern makes an upgraded version of the classic bucket stool. This sturdy concrete stool works well as seating or makes a stylish, modern side table or …

Woodworking

You can now access 400,000 free high-res images from the Metropolitan Museum of Art

A year ago, New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art embarked on an ambitious project to give everyone free access to images in its collection. Using the Creative Commons zero license (CC0), the third most visited museum in the world has essentially turned over a trove of high resolution images to any …

Museums

Soto Banjar (South Kalimantan Chicken Noodle Soup)

Soto Banjar (South Kalimantan Chicken Noodle Soup) – Originated from one of the provinces in Indonesia, South Kalimantan, this popular chicken noodle …

Spices

How to Build Your Own LED Softbox for Product Photography and Video

Don't buy, DIY<p>Whether you're taking stills or shooting video, in order to get that "liquid light" effect on a smooth surface you need a diffused …

EvoWheel converts almost any bicycle into an electric bike in just 30 seconds

Ready to give your old cruiser a swanky electric makeover? The innovative EvoWheel turns almost any old regular bike into a speedy e-bike in under 30 …

Electric Bikes

The Garlic Broth Recipe That Brought Me Back to Health

This soup has just three other ingredients, but garlic is the one that matters.<p><i>This story is part of the Healthyish Guide to Feeling Better Already, a collection of recipes, remedies, and distractions to get you back on your feet.</i><p>Before there was this garlic broth, my sick-day cooking was pretty …

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