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Old Hay Barn Converted To A Modern Guest House Filled With Light

It used to be just another old hay barn. It didn’t really have a purpose anymore. Then, in 2016, someone decided to make something out of it. That’s …

This Spreadsheet Calculates When You'll Pay Off Debt With the Snowball Method

The snowball method is the best way to pay down your debt. If you’re skeptical and want to see how it will work, this spreadsheet will calculate …

Ozone pen zaps water potable wherever you wander

The highlight of Overland Expo East was the large motor vehicles and trailers, but the show also had some interesting tech in smaller packages. …

West Elm Reinvents Its Office–And Itself

West Elm’s new HQ signals the company’s ambitions to evolve from residential retailer into design behemoth.<p>West Elm’s new office in a converted warehouse on the Brooklyn waterfront looks, in a word, Brooklyn. Exposed wood beams? Check. Polished concrete floors? Yes. Brick walls? Of course. Swanky …

Eco-friendly tiny house offers reclaimed style and drawbridge deck

It’s a special one<p>Today in rad brand extensions, Canadian green living blog Greenmoxie has unveiled their 340-square-foot, off-grid tiny house on wheels that is now available for purchase. Originally intended as an one-off project for readers to book on Airbnb, the now commercialized model …

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Sundrop Farms, a tomato production facility that is the first agricultural system of its kind in the world, celebrated its grand opening in Port …

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Watch the Rimac Electric Supercar Humiliate a Porsche 918 in a Drag Race

After beating a LaFerrari a few months ago, the 1088-hp Rimac Concept One takes on a 918 Spyder.<p>There's a thorn in the side of today's hypercars, and it comes in the form of an all-electric monster from Croatia, the Rimac Concept One. A couple months ago, we saw the Rimac pick off a LaFerrari with …

Maker Pipe Lets You Build Anything Using Cheap Electrical Conduit Tubing (video)

If you have the need to build custom stands for your 3D printer, brewing apparatus, workshop or anything else, you might be interested in a new …

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How I Used & Abused My Tesla — What a Tesla looks like after 100,000 Miles, a 48 State Road trip, 500 Uber Rides, 20 Rentals & 2 AirBnB sleepovers.

Most $100,000 cars are babied by their owners. Never taken out except on a warm Sunday. Garaged and kept with extremely low mileage. Only driven by …

4 Morning Rituals to Keep You Productive All Day Long

Most of us work long hours: 40, 50 or even 60 hours each week. But chances are, given distractions like online entertainment, office snacking habits …

Instead Of Boiling Your Eggs, You Should Try Steaming Them

There's a better way.<p>As simple a food as they are, hard-boiled eggs are in fact a little tricky to get right. If you cook them too long, they’ll get that unappetizing green ring around the yolk. Start with them too fresh and they’ll be impossible to peel. If you’re looking to make a quick egg salad …

How this vertical farm can grow millions of crops without soil or sunshine

The largest indoor vertical farm in the world can produce up to two million pounds of leafy greens every year.<p>The technology allows crops to be grown …

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5 Reasons You Should Be Having More Sex

Everyone wants to feel healthy, fit, vital, right? There are plenty of ways to achieve that pinnacle of health, like eating right, exercising, and …

What Moakley Courthouse's Old-School Cooling System Could Teach Us About Energy Storage

Support the news<p>Massachusetts is hot on the trail of the holy grail. The holy grail of renewable energy that is.<p>The state has launched a $10 million …

Construction crews ready site for Chicago's next supertall skyscraper

Workers are busy clearing a path for Vista Tower, Chicago’s first new supertall tower in over a decade<p>Adhering more or less to the construction timeline presented earlier this summer to neighbors, workers were busy today preparing the future site of the 1,186-foot-tall Vista Tower in Chicago’s …

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Forget the chord. The Tesla Model S now has wireless charging.

Plugless, an aftermarket wireless charging company, released a video Thursday showing just how easy it is to charge a Tesla without a chord.<p>The …

Wireless Charging

World's fastest EV trounces Tesla Model S and LaFerrari in drag race

When Croatian carmaker Rimac Automobili unveiled its Concept_One, the world's fastest electric vehicle (EV) this spring, we were blown away by both …

Meet This Third-Generation Farmer Who Converted His 1,400 Acres to Growing Organic Food

In the U.S., corn is our big crop: 94 million acres farmed in 2012. It’s followed by soybeans (76 million acres) and wheat (49 million acres). …

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These 12 sketches make complicated financial concepts simple enough to fit on a napkin

In 2002, enrolled in a finance class while pursuing her MBA from Harvard Business School, she realized that her classmates who came from the world of banking and consulting were acing the coursework without a problem, while she struggled to master the concepts foreign to her liberal arts background.<p>…

Two New Furniture Making Techniques That Are Challenging Traditional Woodworking

And they were created by students<p>After thousands of years spent manipulating wood, humans are still inventing new and exciting ways of working with …

3 Aquaponic Farms in Brooklyn Killing It

Aquaponics is an emerging urban farming trend that's ideal for big cities since it's relatively low-maintenance and can be set up just about …

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The 20 Most Impressive Wooden Structures in the World

Modified Tesla Model S Sets EV Record at Pikes Peak

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is held annually in Colorado with fans and drivers coming from all around the world to watch. This year a …

One Saw to Rule them All: The Straight Flush Saw is the Swiss-Army Knife of Circular Saws

Finally, a single multitool saw for all your framing needs<p>The inventor of the Straight Flush circular saw claims to have created the worm drive …

This tiny electric car just set a world record: 0–60 in 1.5 seconds

A team of 30 students have built the fastest-accelerating electric car in the world. Academic Motorsports Club Zurich (AMZ) published a video today that shows "grimsel," its electric race car, accelerating from 0–60 miles per hour in just 1.513 seconds on a runway at Dübendorf Air Base in …

Trailblazing slate tiles with hidden solar thermal reduce energy use by 85%

The less-than-charming appearance of solar panels is a deterrent to some homeowners interested in generating their own clean energy, and many people …

10 Evening Habits Of Highly Successful People

The same old motivational secrets don’t really motivate you after you’ve read them for the tenth time, do they?<p>How about a unique spin on …

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