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50 Cool DIY Projects That Can Make Your Home More Beautiful

Small DIY projects are a great way to pass the time and also do something useful or nice for your home. Even you’re not really into this sort of …

Woodworking

7 Gadgets That Should Be in Your Emergency Kit

Relatively speaking, the last few years have been tame on the hurricane front. But according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration …

60 Essential Science Fiction & Fantasy Reads

Science fiction and fantasy are booming across multiple types of media these days: television, superhero films with strong SFF elements, and gaming …

Make a DIY Battery Dispenser That Keeps Every Size Organized

Clean up your messy battery storage drawer and make this battery dispenser and charging station.<p>Battery storage is a mess. Too often we throw our stray AAs and 9Vs into a kitchen or home office drawer and then curse ourselves when we need to find them later. Well, Ben Brandt built a storage …

DIY

Make a solar light for your tool shed using a soda bottle

Fix all your home Wi-Fi problems with one brilliantly simple gadget

Have you heard of the new $60 plug that claims it can fix all of your most common Wi-Fi problems? Called ResetPlug, the device does several things …

9 Best Home Improvement and Remodeling Apps for DIYers

Need some help with your next home improvement project? Well, thanks to smartphones and tablets, there's an app for that! Some apps are obviously …

Home Improvement

Watch the first 5 episodes of the fan-made sequel to the original Star Trek series

Dan Colman of Open Culture recommends <i>Star Trek Continues</i>, "a critically-acclaimed, fan-produced webseries created by director and actor Vic …

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. …

Woodworking

Z Nation: "Zombaby!" Review

"There's also a zombie sheep."<p>“Zombaby!” Well, that was a really mixed bag of some interesting serious moments and some of the more outlandish gags …

’Con Man’: Watch the First Episode of Nathan Fillion and Alan Tudyk’s Series for Free

If you’ve been following <b>Alan Tudyk</b> and <b>Nathan Fillion</b>’s <b>Con Man</b> project, you’ll know that the duo broke crowdfunding records in their quest to make it. …

10 Space Movies to Watch in 2015

From movies based on best-selling books, to the newest "Star Wars" installment, 2015 should be a big year for films geared toward space fans. Here …

Inverted Sprinkler Experiment

Soap Vomiting Unicorn<p>How to Increase Humidity for Houseplants<p>How to Choose the Right Pot or Planter for a Plant<p>Starting a Handmade Business<p>In …

A library at your fingertips: The 100 best free Kindle books

Historical and historical fiction<p>‘The Journals of Lewis and Clark, 1804-1806’ by <b>Meriwether Lewis and William Clark</b><p>Living in Portland, you can’t turn …

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