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Mosquito Repellent: 5 Flowers and Herbs to Keep Pests Away

Mosquito repellent plants are garden heroes: colorful flowers and herbs with natural fragrances that chase away buzzing insects even as their …

Gardening

Every Automotive Emblem, Explained

It’s nice to believe that cars are purely about performance — that what matters is track times and vehicle specs, not superfluous details like the …

How to Fold 5 High-Flying Stunt Paper Airplanes

John Collins knows how to make a piece of paper go the distance. In 2012, he set the world record for the farthest flight for a paper aircraft. …

The best indoor HDTV antenna

<i>By Grant Clauser</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After spending more than 20 hours …

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Rare 1993 BMW M5 "20 Jahre Motorsport Edition" is Awesome

Probably the least-liked M5 in the model’s history is the E34-generation car. It never had the quick reflexes of its E28-gen predecessor, nor the …

How Much Viking Lore Is True?

Archaeologists have confirmed key details in Norse oral histories (but not the dragons, elves, and trolls).<p>In TV series from <i>Vikings</i> to <i>Game of Thrones</i>, the icy wastes of the north provide the backdrop to dramatic, often violent, stories of kings and warriors, dragons and trolls. The source for many …

Archaeology

Britney Spears Doing an Upside Down Split Is The Greatest Photo You'll See Today

8.4K<p>SHARES<p>Britney Spears isn't just a pop icon, Las Vegas headliner and all-around America's Sweetheart—she's also an absolute genius at …

Cord cutter curious? 10 considerations before you cancel cable TV

Now more than ever, the internet is a viable substitute for cable TV.<p>On-demand TV services like Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu have thousands of TV shows and movies to stream on-demand. Live TV streaming is available from the likes of Sling TV and DirecTV Now -- as well as from YouTube and Hulu …

Tech Trends

How To Catch Largemouth Bass - In-Fisherman

Jeff Simpson photo<p>The largemouth bass is, without a doubt, the most important gamefish in North America. Its popularity is due to is widespread …

Fishing

Fix It: How To Repair Hiking Gear

28<p>SHARES<p>If you're in the backcountry long enough, you'll inevitably need to repair hiking gear. DIY fixes are great because they can save you from …

9to5Toys Last Call: Apple TV 64GB $159, Logitech MX Master Wireless Mouse $68, LG 24” 1080p Monitor $100, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by <i>signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter</i>. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications.<p>TODAY’S CAN’T MISS DEALS:<p><i>Last Call Updates:</i><p>Amazon introduces new Kickstarter store focused on products from …

Tenkara Rods Tenkara Lines and Tenkara Fishing

• Twitter<br>• Facebook<br>• Pinterest<br>• Instagram<p>0 w<p>The Teton Zoom Package - Preorder $225.00<p>Sold Out The Teton Package $179.00<p>The Sawtooth Package $179.00<p>The Owyhee …

Fishing

2017 Honda Ridgeline's Tail Previewed Ahead of Debut

Like a naughty Instagram photo, Honda’s new Ridgeline pickup truck has scooted its rear up to a camera lens and snapped a butt selfie ahead of its debut at the 2016 Detroit auto show. The resultant image is far more revealing, then, than a typical pre-reveal “teaser” photo—if slightly less …

GO-Easy ultralight trailer/camper rides behind a motorcycle or small car

At a mere 275 lb (125 kg) with available aluminum floor and storage box, the GO-Easy is built to work with all kinds of vehicles, both large and …

How to Use a Speed Square

In this tutorial, we’re going to take a quick look at the speed square, a tool that you may already have, but may not fully understand. While made for framing carpentry, a speed square can be indispensable in a lot of measuring and marking situations. Let’s have a look.<p>What is a Speed Square?<p>A …

Pick Your Pizza: 6 Outdoor Ovens You Can Build

If you like pizza, what could be better than having your own wood fired pizza oven at home? Very little, I suppose. The effort required to make these ovens varies from extreme to quite easy. Maybe one will suit your needs, depending on your commitment to quality pizza at home!<p>Wood Fired Barrel …

Irish Soda Bread

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:1 hr 15 minPrep:20 minCook:55 min<p>Yield:1 loaf<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories205 calorieTotal …

Recipe: Soda bread | Sainsbury's

1<p>Preheat the oven to 190°C/fan 170°C/gas mark 5. Mix together the plain flour, wholemeal flour, bicarbonate of soda, cream of tartar and sugar in a …

Dan Leader's 4-Hour Baguette

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: You can make baguettes at home -- in 4 hours, from nothing -- and they'll disappear faster than your favorite bakery's.</i><p>Raise your hand if you've always wanted …

Baking

If You’ve Never Tried This Banana Toffee Combo, You Don’t Know What You’re Missing!

Originally created in England in the 70s, banoffee is the winning combination of banana and toffee. Banoffee pie, as you may have guessed, is a crazy …

Banana Walnut Loaf

Great with afternoon coffee, this wholesome loaf is surprisingly satisfying, even in the absence of the ubiquitous chocolate chip! It actually looks …

Hungarian Coffee Cake

Sarabeth Levine | Sarabeth’s Good Morning Cookbook | Rizzoli, 2015My daughters go crazy every time I make this Hungarian coffee cake. It was a …

Build a Slide-Out Cabinet Drawer in About an Hour

Typical cabinets often aren’t the most efficient storage solutions—too many things get lost forever at the back of the cabinet. Solve that problem …

Home Improvement

The Best Bushcraft Blades of 2017

<i>Last Updated November 2017: We’ve added new picks and insights. Prices and links have also been updated.</i><p>Editor’s Choice: Spyderco Bushcraft<p>Spyderco …

I'm Mike Rowe, Host of Somebody's Gotta Do It, and This Is How I Work

For years Mike Rowe has been traveling across the country to meet people whose laborious, often thankless work keeps the world moving forward. And …

Light Fires More Easily with a Pencil Sharpener

Thin wood shavings make the best tinder. The next time you go camping, consider throwing a pencil sharpener in your pack.<p>Sure, you can shave wood …

Tinder