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How to Thru-Hike the Wonderland Trail (An Unconventional, Photo-Heavy Guide) - The Trek

In my last post- My Wonderland Trail Gear List– I unveiled my intentions to thru-hike the Wonderland Trail. I’m happy to report that we (I hiked with …

Hiking

This Taiwanese teacher's anatomical chalkboard illustrations are unreal

A Taiwanese teacher has become a mini celebrity at the school he teaches at after pictures of his lifelike anatomical chalkboard drawings went viral …

Digital Art

Kitchen Garden Planner - Preplanned Gardens - Plant It %26 Forget It

Save My Row or Bed<p>To save this garden and return to it later, please provide this information:<p>Garden Name:<p>Your E-mail:<p>Your Zipcode:<p>Notes about this …

How To Make Natural Garden Pesticides - Quiet Corner

Natural Garden Pesticides<p>Garden pests are one of the few things that can make the otherwise enjoyable task of gardening frustrating. Whether it’s …

Make a Wooden Fence for Your Table Saw and Save a Few Bucks

Besides the blade, the most important part on a table saw is the fence. If yours is beat up or you just want a new one, here's how you can build your own.<p>Table saws are precision tools for ripping lengths of wood, and to achieve this they a properly dialed-in fence to align the wood parallel to the …

Woodworking

Artist Pairs Wildlife With Geometry to Create Stunning, Lively Drawings

We don’t always appreciate how much geometry can be found in nature. The golden ratio, which is related to the Fibonacci Sequence, influences the …

Breaking Away

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

From smudging techniques to dramatic use of white chalk, Irish illustrator PJ Lynch has some useful tips on how to make great drawings using charcoal<p>You can see more of PJ Lynch’s beautiful illustrations in Eoin Colfer’s Once Upon a Place storytelling project book

Drawing

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

How Far Can You Get In 5 Minutes On A Bike? This App Will Tell You

Bike Citizens shows that a bike can often be the fastest way to get somewhere (and also the healthiest and most environmentally friendly).<p>For the 100 million Americans who ride a bike each year, most still think of it as recreation–something to do on a lazy Saturday morning rather than a way to …

How To Turn Your Android Phone Into The Ultimate GPS Navigator

Ever wanted to use your phone as a GPS navigator in the outdoors? Here's a step by step guide to finding the maps, creating trails and waypoints and …

Notepad Next app for Windows 10 is now available for download | On MSFT

If you’re sick and tired of the default Notepad app on your Windows 10 machine, it time for you to check out Notepad Next app for Windows 10. The app …

The Genius Trick For Unclogging Your Shower Drain

Store-bought drain cleaner can seem like a godsend when you're ankle deep in gross, dirty water. But, as any plumber will tell you, all those chemicals can take a toll on pipes. So before you bring in the big guns, try <b>this two-step DIY trick</b>.<p><b>What you need:</b> A screwdriver, a plastic zip tie, …

20 Fantastic Adobe Illustrator Tutorials for Designers

<b>Adob illustration</b> is a popular technique of many <b>illustrator designers</b> all over the web.Best digital illustrations, vector art and realistic effects …

How to Plant Garlic this Fall for Summer Harvest

I was just a gardener, growing garden-variety softneck garlic, when I headed to Iowa for my first Seed Savers Exchange Conference in 2002. I returned …

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10 Eagle Scout survival skills everyone should know

In 1912, Arthur Eldred became the first Eagle Scout, and the rank has stood as an emblem of accomplishment ever since.<p>To earn the title of Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts must learn a whole array of practical skills.<p>We've put together 10 survival tricks that Eagle Scouts can perform, complete with …

22 Things To Keep In Your Home In Case Of Emergency

Sure, you have a first-aid kit and a couple cans of garbanzo beans. But, in our experience, it's always better to be over-prepared than not. Here, 22 things to keep on hand so you're ready for fire, flooding, zombies, cute zombies...anything that life throws your way.<p><b>1. Three days' worth of</b> …

Cheatsheet: Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts

This useful cheatsheet shows the <b>keyboard shortcuts</b> for important Adobe Photoshop CS6 commands.<b>View Larger Version</b><b>Note:</b> For Photoshop commands that …

Top 18 houseplants for purifying the air you breathe, according to NASA

Houseplants do wonders for a house: they breathe new life to a room, add a bright pop of color, and purify the air. Not all plants are equally …

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Take a tip from Nasa and bring home some air-purifying plants<p>In the late 1980s, in an effort to crack how to build the space stations of the future, Nasa conducted in-depth research into how living plants might function as super-efficient biological air filters to mop up the toxins that accumulate …

Plants

Create Small Fruit Trees with This Pruning Method - Organic Gardening

Many fruit trees — including semidwarf varieties — can easily grow to 15 feet and taller. Anyone who has tried to manage one of these large trees in …

Gardening

Illuminated Book Sculptures Form Highly Detailed Magical Worlds

Artist Su Blackwell utilizes beloved novels as an uncommon canvas and builds upward to create bewitching book sculptures. For her latest standout exhibition, she was inspired by how one's dwelling can act as an imaginative space. “The works include dwellings, such as lighthouses, wood cottages, …

1853 Japanese Map Of The World By Suido Nakajima

<i>Map created by Suido Nakajima found via reddit.</i><p>The map above is interesting not because it looks beautiful, which it does, but because of where and …

Illustrator Gediminas Pranckevicius aka GedoMenas

A collection of digital illustrations created by freelance illustrator Gediminas Pranckevicius aka GedoMenas.<p>Gediminas Pranckevicius was born in …

Damn, Mother Nature: Timelapse Of Monarch Caterpillar Turning Into A Butterfly

I can't even begin to understand how the hell a caterpillar turns into a butterfly, but I guarantee it involves magic. Don't they like, turn into …

This startup is building a Keurig for fresh herbs

A new startup, Click and Grow, now wants to bring the coffee cartridge craze to vegetables.<p>Living up to its name, the Y-Combinator backed startup wants to make it as easy as a few clicks to grow enough food to feed your family, according its CEO and founder Mattias Leap.<p>The startup has had success …