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Raspberry Pi Arcade

The Astronomy Clock<p>Lord Vetinari Clock<p>Marble Clock<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>Hi. I have a question. again.<p>We have been trying to make the buttons and …

21 DIY Projects Your Boyfriend Wishes You Would Make

And not a bacon bouquet to be seen.

When You Do These 15 Things, Your Quality Of Life Will Improve

Though we all give our best to make the most out of our limited time on this planet, there is always something missing. To improve your life doesn’t …

Happiness

A Simpler Family Life: Starting Life Anew with Our Six Kids

The kids, Eva, and I looked out of the train at the cold, foggy day and couldn’t help but shiver. It was the middle of June, and we were colder on …

Articles about 8 cutting edge new prefabs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Asked to design a space for an art collector whose body and walls were already covered in decoration, architect Thom Faulders...<p>Every time Miele comes out with a line of innovative appliances, we wait in eager anticipation to see what the new and improved...<p>This morning on our #ModernMonday chat, …

Prefab Homes

How To Make Your Own Not-Milk

5 insanely easy (and delicious) DIY dairy alternatives<p>1 of 6<p>Moove over milk<p>Maybe you can't do dairy. Or maybe you're sketched out by the hormones in store-bought milk. Or maybe you're just a fan of DIY anything. Whatever your reason, you're about to impress yourself—and your tastebuds—with these 5 …

Create your own DIY Star Wars lightsaber

Star Wars Bladebuilders let kids customize their own Jedi or Sith weapon with plug-in components<p>Hasbro is launching a line of lightsabers and …

8 DIY Lighting Accessories You Can Make

Think you need thousands of dollars for a great lighting setup? You don’t. We've picked three of the eight projects and made stop-action videos …

A Desk to Brag About

Luke Valenza’s Braggadocio desk combines three distinct materials yet maintains a surprisingly minimal aesthetic. The straightforward combination …

Science says Tim Noakes is right on cholesterol – and lots more!

<i>UPDATED: The US considers itself a world leader. It isn’t in this case, even as the country’s government is poised officially to ‘pardon’ cholesterol</i> …

A Super Small Apartment That Adapts To Its Owner's Needs

• 1 |<p>The height of the apartment lent itself perfectly to a lofted design, which really maximizes the space options. The building once housed the …

Interior Design

Articles about modular backyard playhouse new zealand on Dwell.com - Dwell

A family provides some real world experience for a group of architects in training.<p>In a new weekly feature, we're looking to our online community to highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>The sleek lighting designs of Sabine Marcelis are capturing the attention of fashion …

31 Tiny House Hacks To Maximize Your Space

Just because your house is small doesn't mean you can't live large.

A Prefab Housing Concept in South Africa

It took 11 years of traversing through three different countries for Eric Bigot to develop his Zenkaya prefab housing concept. Designed to bring peace of mind to impoverished South Africans, the ready-made structures aim to provide affordable housing and stimulate the economy by creating …

South Africa

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72 Uses For Simple Household Products To Save Money & Avoid Toxins

Limiting the amount of products you bring into your home will not only cut down on costs at the grocery store but will keep you and your family …

Motoped Survival Bike

Most survival packs include plenty of stuff to help you ride out the worst of times — except for transportation. Fortunately, the Motoped Survival …

Homemade Sugar Rocket

Cook up a solid-fuel rocket engine and let it fly.<p>Many hobby stores sell model rocketry supplies, but I think making your own rocket engine from scratch is a more meaningful and exciting experience. In this project, we’ll build on the work of rocket pioneer Jack Parsons (see MAKE Volume 13, …

Articles about japanese home among trees uses bookshelves and glass walls on Dwell.com - Dwell

An established Japanese architecture firm with a yen for porous, indoor-outdoor living spaces crafts a hilltop perch for a young...<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>Cantilevered volumes of glass lift the residents of this modern Atlanta …

Architecture

Need to Re-Wax Your Canvas Jacket? Here’s How to Do It Right

Before there were synthetic fabrics, before Gore-Tex and “weatherproof breathability”, there was thick cotton and a can of wax. Early sailors …

Unclutter Your Mind: The Power Of Getting Rid Of Things

As a kid I was in love with old movies, old books, comics, toys—anything nostalgic. In fact my very first startup, a gourmet food business based on my grandfather’s famous barbecue sauce recipe from his pre-World War II restaurant, was an outgrowth of this fascination. As an adult I had a vintage …

The Minimalists

“We write about living a meaningful life with less stuff,” says Joshua Fields Millburn, one half — with his long-time best friend Ryan Nicodemus — of the Minimalists.<p>A few years ago, both men began to try living with less, eventually giving up not only the greater part of their worldly possessions …

The Tiny House Movement [Infographic]

The Tiny House Movement [Infographic]<p>Homes in America are getting bigger, with higher ceilings and fewer occupants. This means more people are spending a higher percentage of their incomes buying and maintaining larger homes. Those who are spending a larger portion of their income on the infrastructure are also spending significantly more to heat, cool, and light up their homes. This greater expenditure also means a higher carbon footprint and a greater impact on the environment. But how can …