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Homemade Nut Loosener

Free up rusted parts with this unusual concoction<p>Rusted bolts and nuts can be stubborn as all get out to loosen. I make my own rust penetrant by …

Homemade

Understanding how to read and utilize a histogram to improve your photography

There are few things as universally useful and important to understand in digital photography than the histogram. There are plenty of ways to learn …

Tutorials

How to Find Free Camping in the US

There’s lots of ways to camp—from reserving a highly coveted campsites in national parks to camping on private lands. If you’re willing to forego …

RVs

10 SUPERFOODS TO IMPROVE DIGESTION & GUT HEALTH

Our digestive tract, also known as our gut, is one of the most sensitive and interconnected systems in our body. We now know that our our gut is …

Best Hikes in Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park<p>Olympic National Park encompasses nearly one million acres of Washington wilderness, making it a perfect choice for many …

National Parks

Historians Have Long Thought Populism Was a Good Thing. Are They Wrong?

Today’s populist resurgence has us rethinking the role these movements play in U.S. politics.<p>T<i>his article is the third in a series on how President Donald Trump changed history—reviving historical debates that have simmered on low heat for years, and altering how historians think about them. See</i> …

Political Science

How to visit Oregon’s impressive Salt Creek Falls

Oregon’s Cascade Mountains get a lot of precipitation and with that comes a bunch of awesome waterfalls. Salt Creek Falls is one of Oregon‘s most …

The Basics of Blockchain Technology, Explained in Plain English

Anything and everything you need to know about what makes blockchain technology tick.<p>Historically, no asset has been a greater source of wealth …

Blockchain

15 of the best science podcasts that will make you smarter

Podcasts are more popular every year, which means there's a wealth of audio storytelling to listen to — and many options to choose from.<p>We're here to help.<p>Whether you need something to listen to on your commute or just want a brain-boost while you pick up around the house, you can always trust a …

Science

Batch Resize Photos With Photoshop’s Image Processor

Have you ever needed to resize a number of images and you painfully go through the process one photo at a time? You no longer need to suffer spending …

Tutorials

10 Extreme Hikes You Can Do Without Being a Pro

National parks are the backyard of the United States: They provide a natural refuge for the cooped up, modern, digital soul. Miles of trails within the National Park System invite hikers from the world over into their inner reaches—and the diverse landscape of the U.S. means a hike to Angels …

Hiking

35 Genius Ways to Use Up Food Scraps

Do you dream of operating a zero-waste household? Do you get a real thrill when you squeeze every last ounce of usefulness out of your food and …

I Practice Intermittent Fasting, and This Is What 1 Week of My Food Looks Like

When people find out I do intermittent fasting, where I only eat from noon to 7 p.m. and fast the rest of the day, <i>and</i> that I'm vegan, they always …

Illustrator Tutorial: Colorful & Abstract Illustrations

Mostafa Abd ELsattar shared a really cool project on his Behance profile where he teaches with an Illustrator tutorial video how he created some …

When It Comes to Surveillance, Watch the Watchmen

The Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioners voted this month to allow the Police Department to use drones in a one-year pilot program. Whatever one thinks of this technology, the public debate about the issue and the vote by the board, a five-member civilian oversight group, was refreshing — but …

Surveillance

10 Ways to Get More Storage Out of Your Kitchen Cabinets

When you think about it, cabinets are pretty much just gaping holes that can get really, really messy. If you don't have the right organizational …

Home Offices

You Can Finally Buy Chip and Joanna Gaines's New Target Collection! Here Are Our 83 Favorite Items

When Chip and Joanna Gaines announced that they were ending <b>Fixer Upper</b>, we panicked over how we would get our fill of the design-savvy couple. Luckily, the pair didn't let us down — they're releasing a massive line of home and lifestyle products with Target. The collection, called Hearth & Hand …

Learn How a Landscape Pro Used “Focus Stacking” in Lightroom to Create This Stunning Image (VIDEO)

“Focus stacking” is a powerful image-editing technique for increasing the apparent depth of field in an image, and it’s relatively easy to …

Tutorials

Photoshop Basics: Learn 2 Simple Ways to Remove Unwanted Objects from Photographs (VIDEO)

We’ve all been there: You shoot what you think is a really nice photograph, and then you get home, look at the image on a computer, and realize you …

Tutorials

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103 Things You Should Always Throw Away

Nothing will have you feeling more refreshed than decluttering your living space from unnecessary stuff. Here are all the things you can and should …

The Yosemite most people never see: 10 dazzling hikes

YOSEMITE — Gazing at the spectacular scenery surrounding Yosemite’s Hetch Hetchy reservoir, I can’t help but marvel. Nature has endowed Tuolumne …

Buyer’s Guide: Travel, Rescue, and Medical Evacuation Insurance

It’s an unexplained phenomenon, but as soon as people set out on a vacation they assume they’re shielded from harm by an invisible bubble. That …

Dendrobium - Growing Cane and Dendrobium Orchids

Native to Southeast Asia, the genus dendrobium is one of the largest of all orchid groups. There are about 1,200 individual species, and they grow in …

Hot Spot for Tech Outsourcing: The United States

For years, American companies have been saving money by “offshoring” jobs — hiring people in India and other distant cubicle farms.<p>Today, some of those jobs are being outsourced again — in the United States.<p>Nexient, a software outsourcing company, reflects the evolving geography of technology work. …

Ann Arbor

How to Work Faster With Layers in Photoshop

As you can imagine I spend a lot of time in Photoshop. And when you spend as much time in Photoshop as I do, you want to work as fast and efficiently …

Chainsaw Art - Spalted Maple Foot Stool Cut From A Log

Along the Volga: riding the rails through Russia

The Volga, at 3530km in length, is not only one of Russia’s longest rivers but plays an outsized role in Russian history as well. It was the main conduit for Moscow’s push southward, over the centuries, to the Caspian Sea. It provided the backdrop for Tsar Ivan the Terrible’s epic victory over the …

The Transportive Power of the Cobbler’s Shop

There were the hiking boots I've had since high school, so battered that one Sunday, near the Delaware Water Gap, the rubber sole started to crumble off in chunks. There were the short brown riding boots, perforated like brogues, that remained beloved even with a gash worn through the leather at …

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Most seeds will germinate and grow with no more encouragement than contact with moist soil, while others, particularly woody plants and wildflowers, remain dormant until the time is right. In the wild, environmental triggers tell dormant seeds when their time has come. Under a gardener’s care, …