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Hardscaping 101: Ground Covers to Plant Between Pavers

Too often pathway gaps are neglected and become a home for weeds. But where some may see awkward spaces between stepping stones, I see potential. …

Landscaping

Codenames Wins Top Board Game Award And More You Should Play!

Earlier this month the winner of this year’s <i>Spiel Des Jahres,</i> Oscars of tabletop and essentially a kingmaker, was announced and it was the amazing</i> …

Homeless Are Flocking to America's Forests, But It's Damaging the Land

The woods are an attractive option for people who want to live off the grid, or a last resort for those with nowhere else to go. But indefinite camping is damaging forests.<p>In 2006, Becky Blanton decided to make a radical life change. She wanted adventure, and she set out to be a full-time camper, …

8 Decor Ideas That Started With Fallen Trees

Stumps and branches get a stylish second life as rustic decor.<p>Stumps and branches get a second life as rustic decor.

14 New Lawn and Garden Tools You Need This Spring

These tools and tool sets solve problems, simply tasks or make working outside more enjoyable. Get the tools you need to be ready for spring.<p>When the weather warms up and it's finally time to work outside again, be ready with new tools that will let you kill weeds with fire, keep your wheelbarrow …

Build This Rustic Farmhouse Table

Farmhouse furniture is meant to be a little imperfect. That makes it hard to screw up<p>There's no better way to give thanks than to gather family and friends around an enormous table to share a feast. A farmhouse table would be the perfect spot. You could make one out of construction lumber and …

5 Woodworking YouTube Channels You Should Subscribe To Today

Woodworking is a highly visual craft. There’s just something photogenic about lumber getting cut to size, dry-fit, glued or tacked together, and …

An Introduction To Wood Species, Part 1: Properties & Terminology

<i>This Wood Species series of entries comes to us from guest writer Rob Wilkey, an Atlanta-based woodworker and industrial designer whose expertise is</i> …

Hillary Clinton just can’t win: Democrats need to accept that only Bernie Sanders can defeat the GOP

<b>Hillary Cllinton, Bernie Sanders (Reuters/Brian Snyder/Jim Young/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Bernie Sanders will become our next president and it should come as no surprise to people actually paying attention<p>H.A. Goodman<p>February 19, 2016 3:09pm (UTC)<p>In one major poll, Bernie Sanders is now leading …

Middle-class

This app lets you play N64, PS1 and GBA games on your iPhone without a jailbreak

Emulating console and handheld games has been one of the primary reasons to jailbreak an iPhone for years, but the release of NewGamepad could bring …

A Chair for the Great Outdoors

Introduction: A Chair for the Great Outdoors<p>About: Emeritus Professor of Mathematics. More About TinkerJim »<p>This is a project that will reward you …

Woodworking

slot moritiser build (part 1)

Table Saw Jigs: Build a Table Saw Sled

Get dead-on square cuts and 45-degree miter cuts every time!<p>If you own a table saw, you know it works great for ripping long pieces. But did you know …

Shop Organization Projects with April Wilkerson

One of my recent favorite <i>YouTube</i> maker channels is April Wilkerson’s woodworking channel. April is a young Texas woman who, just a few years ago, basically knew nothing about woodworking. But she and her husband had a long list of improvements they wanted to make in their home and not a lot of …

Woodworking

How to Build Simple, Stackable Sawhorses From a Few 2 x 4s

Scrap 2 x 4s can be found in any wood shed, and can be used to make sturdy and strong sawhorses in a matter of minutes.<p>Every workshop needs at least one pair of sawhorses. They can be used as support for holding lumber or painting a door, with the help of some plywood, become an instant table. …

How to Prevent Injuring Yourself from Table Saw Kickback

The most common injuries incurred from a table saw are directly related to kickback. Here's how it happens and what you can do to prevent it.<p>The focal point of most wood shop projects revolves around a table saw. Table saws are useful and most woodworkers couldn't work without them—but they can …

Beck on David Bowie: ‘He’s Always Been a Guidepost For Me’

<i>In our new David Bowie memorial</i> <i>issue, various artists pay tribute to the late singer, songwriter and pop innovator. In this exclusive recollection,</i> …

$20 DIY Side Table Plans

A side table is a must have in any living room and we’ve been wanting to replace our glass top side table for a while now. We stumbled across a table …

'All The Birds' Overturns Sci-Fi And Fantasy, Gently

As a genre, science-fantasy is often as basic as it sounds: People with swords meet people with lasers. (In some cases, like <i>Star Wars</i>, the swords and lasers are even the same thing.) But there's so much more potential in the overlap between science fiction and fantasy, a fact that's not lost on …

The Best Hikes on the Northern California Coast

Whether you're interested in a casual walk along bluffs above crashing surf or a longer excursion into the coastal mountains high above the Pacific, …

Infographics That Will Teach you how to cook your beef well!

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or …

Infographics

A DIY Wood Console Table

Now this project requires a little more elbow grease than many of our DIYs, but the result is absolutely gorgeous.<p><b>Skill Level:</b> Moderate <b><br>Time Required:</b> …

Woodworking

Build a Crosscut Sled And Up Your Table Saw Game

Crosscut sleds are must-have jig for anyone with a table saw. Here's how to build them.<p>Building a few custom jigs to guide your cuts will unlock the potential of your table saw, and the most important may be the crosscut sled. A crosscut sled provides a stable platform for you to make straight, …

The Best Movies on Netflix Right Now

What Amazon is to shopping and social media is to information, Netflix is to entertainment: disruptive and dominant. After their red envelopes …

Macaulay Culkin Is Kevin McAllister Again in Dark and Hilarious New Web Series

"I can't seem to find my scalpel, but I'll pick a new one up when I go out today."<p>It's that blessed season when <i>Home Alone</i> airs on cable 20 times a day, so now's as good as time as any for grown man Macaulay Culkin to revisit the role that made him a child star. In a new web series called <i>:</i><i>DRYVRS</i> …

NASA astronaut applications

If you want to be a space explorer, you’re one step closer to quitting your day job. NASA is now accepting applications for its astronaut program. It's the first time the space agency has opened up applications since 2011. If you think you have what it takes to break free of the bonds of Earth's …