Daniel Bridgefarmer

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Potato power: the spuds that could light the world

With a simple trick, the humble spud can be made into a battery, so could potato powered homes catch on?<p>Mashed, boiled, baked or fried? You probably have a preference for your potatoes. Haim Rabinowitch, however, likes his spuds “hacked”.<p>For the past few years, researcher Rabinowitch and colleagues …

Clean Energy

Kings of Durrr

How Kings of Leon fulfilled their destiny as the real-life Mouse Rat of modern rock<p>I‘m not sure of the exact moment when using the term “sell out” …

Your Entryway Needs this DIY Calendar Work Station

Image Courtesy Chelsey Andrews<p>In just a few short weeks the official start to fall will be here. That means school starting, less vacation, and less …

Build DIY Floating Shelves With Ana White

We could not be more thrilled to introduce Ana from Ana-White.com who’s swinging by with an amazing build-it-yourself project for anyone who’s ever …

A Crazy Size Comparison Of Sci-Fi's Greatest Ships [Infographic]

The _Star Wars _vessels are puny compared to the ship from _Independence Day. _<p>Being a small child, I often think to myself: <i>What if the _Star Wars _spaceships got into a fight with the ships from _Star Troopers</i>? _Thanks to this infographic from DeviantART user Dirk Loechel, I finally have an …

Infographics

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>In 2018, wild Western gear gets dark, slightly creepy, and extremely cool.<p>By Liz Raiss1 day agoView More<p>Q&A<p>An exclusive interview.<p>By Ben …

Essential Listening: Timeless Guitar Tones

Welcome back for another round of Essential Listening! Last time we took a close look at some top notch snare sounds, and why they are excellent …

Guitar

Seamus Heaney Reads “Death of a Naturalist” and His Nobel Lecture on the Power of Poetry

Beloved Irish poet, playwright, and translator <b>Seamus Heaney</b> (April 13, 1939–August 30, 2013) was the recipient of innumerable awards, including the 1995 Nobel Prize for Literature, and was noted in his lifetime as the best-read living poet in the world in the past few decades.<p>To celebrate his …

All Five Monsters Cereals Will Be Brought Back For Halloween

For the 2013 Halloween season, General Mills is going to bring back all five of their Monster Cereals –Count Chocula, Frankenberry, Boo Berry, Fruit …

Effects Pedals, Part 1

<i>Have you ever tried going for a particular sound, but weren’t able to get your tone quite right? Allow us to lend a hand. Straight from the Gibson</i> …

25 Secret Ways to Get the Guitar Tone of Your Dreams

We've got 25 great ways to help you make your gear sound great and perform at its best, plenty of which are simple “trade secrets” of the pros that …

InterAct

30 Minute Guitar Practice Schedule - Daily and Weekly Exercises

A guitar practice routine is the most effective way to grow as a musician.<p>No matter what style of music you play, or your experience level, organized …

Electric Guitar

Hugh Jackman Says He Dressed Up As Wolverine At Comic-Con And No One Recognized Him

Hugh Jackman said he did the same.<p>During the "X-Men: Days of Future Past" panel, the actor said he walked around Comic-Con in his Wolverine outfit only to get ridiculed by fans.<p>"I got dressed up in my full Wolverine costume. Not one person stopped me," said Jackman. "One guy goes, 'Eh, not bad.' …

American Retro Caravans: A Refresh on Vintage Airstream Design

If you’ve ever tried to restore the inside, outside or underside of an Airstream, you know living in a 3×6 foot area of the trailer while you redo …

Airstream

GRRM and Neil Gaiman Join Forces

... to give Paul and Storm a little lesson:<p>All in a bit of fun, of course! The source of GRRM’s “ire” would be this popular song from the comedy music duo, “Write Like the Wind (George R.R. Martin)”:<p>Many thanks to Veronica Belmont for filming this from the stage!