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The Jigless Kit helps you fabricate a bicycle at home using 3D printed parts

Mar. 31, 2015 | By Simon<p>It’s been a wild and crazy past few years for bicycle design thanks in no small part to the conveniences of digital …

Croque Madame

This French sandwich is considered a major classic for a reason: it's oozing with Gruyère and béchamel, stuffed with salty ham and spicy Dijon, and topped with a fried egg.<p>Servings: 1<p>Prep: 20 minutes<p>Total: 20 minutes<p>Ingredients<p><i>for the béchamel sauce:</i><p>1 1/2 cups milk<p>3-4 tablespoons butter, divided<p>2 …

Recipes

Using Evernote for Academic Work

It's been a while since I've written about workflow, but since I'm in a transition point between graduate student and assistant professor and …

14 Essential Baked Goods Every Baker Should Master

Thanks to Erin McDowell, baking has never been easier. She is a complete boss in the kitchen, knocking gorgeous pies, towering cakes, and sparkling cookies out of the ballpark.<p>Erin writes an authoritative recipe, but she's also sweet enough to hold our hands through the scary processes of …

Everything You Need to Know About Pie Crust

<i>We should all have a solid command of the ABCs of baking. Thankfully,</i> <i>Food52's Test Kitchen Manager</i> <i>Erin McDowell -- alongside photographer Sarah Stone, who both blog at The Shutter Oven -- is here, with tips and tricks to help you master the most essential desserts and the simplest breads.</i><p><i>Today: You</i> …

Baking

Can a Molecular 3D Printer Change the Way We Make Everything?

Additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, has become one of the wonder-techs of the new millennium. Granted, while the vast majority of 3D …

Articles about modern wooden frame retreat france on Dwell.com - Dwell

Like a little chapel on the prairie, architect Jean-Baptiste Barache’s simply elegant retreat in the tiny Normandy town of...<p>The Watershed is an off-the-grid writer’s retreat that architect Erin Moore designed for her mother, nature writer Kathleen Dean...<p>Two Washington, D.C.–based writers balance …

Architecture

20+ Productivity Apps for College Students and Young Professionals

As a college student, you balance classes, homework, extra curricular activities, job applications, internships, and (if you're lucky) a few side …

Productivity

Make Something that Makes (almost) Anything – Cardboard CNC

Cardboard construction kit and a framework for rapid machine prototyping developed at the MIT Media Lab, part of 'How to Make Something that Makes …

Bread Pudding Soufflé with Bourbon Sauce

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat the oven to 350°. Butter an 8-by-4-inch inch loaf pan. Sprinkle the raisins on the bottom. In a bowl, combine 1/4 cup of …

20 Tools to Run a Small Business

A small business owner assumes many functions — marketing, sales, human resources, information technology, and research and development. Fortunately, …

Small Business

Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products

The book suggestion of this week is about how to create products that got people to use very often. The title of the book is Hooked: How to Build …

Apple Strudel (Strudel di Mele)

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat</i> <b>Emiko Davies</b> <i>is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: German name, Turkish origins, northern Italian classic -- in short, a crowd pleaser.</i><p>You may not think of strudel as a classic Italian dish: The name</i> …

Recipes

Cathy Erway's Favorite Cookbooks

You may know Cathy Erway from her Taiwanese cooking posts here on Serious Eats, or perhaps from her weekly podcast on the Heritage Radio Network, Eat Your Words. Most likely, you know her from her blog, Not Eating Out in New York, and the book that followed her two-year experiment avoiding …

9 Killer Sandwiches for Brunch

We're fans of bacon, egg and cheese on a roll for breakfast, but the weekend demands an upgrade.<p>We're fans of bacon, egg and cheese on a roll for …

19 Ways to Cook Winter Brassicas

Are you over kale yet? Us neither, which is why we're bringing this roundup back with even more brassica goodness. The genus is comprised of hearty vegetables that we historically only boiled or hid under a blanket of cheese—in other words, found a way to eat because we heard they were good for us. …

Recipes

Norwegian Recipes: Easy to Make Apple Cake

I love anything apple-cinnamon flavored and with a touch of vanilla ice cream. Apple Cake is heavenly! I actually like to bake, but I am all for the simpler recipes. I don't have the patience if you have to fly through hoops and hassles to get the result. After all, I am in it for the baked goods …

The 11 Greatest Recipes to Ever Happen to Kimchi

Kimchi is a spicy, pungent Korean staple on a par with America’s bread and butter: It’s served at every meal, is universally familiar, and has …

Recipes

Watch a Day in the Life of Acrobatic Skier Candide Thovex

French professional skier Candide Thovex shows us a typical day at his home resort in Val Blanc,<p>French professional skier Candide Thovex shows us a typical day at his home resort in Val Blanc, France. Shot from his point of view, the adventure takes us from waking up to morning coffee and stunning …

Skiing

How to Make Homemade Pop Tarts

<b>For more food, drink and travel videos, visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Pop tarts are a childhood favorite grocery-store item. But if you want to get creative it is also possible to make a version at home!<p>We went to STK to learn the basics. All it takes is a bit of dough and a lot of chocolate. You can …

Architecture

SKEYE Nano Drone | TNW Deals

Meet the SKEYE Nano Drone, the shockingly agile and tiny flying machine, perfect for airborne stunts (like figure 8s, banking turns, flips, etc) both indoors and out. The Nano Drone provides high thrust, low weight, and has incredibly responsive controls that are complemented by advanced hardware …

Drones

23 Creative Lentil Recipes That Go Way Beyond Soup

Cooking

10 Cozy Recipes for Cool Fall Days

<b>1. Hot Buttered Cider With Rum</b><p>This warm fall cocktail combines spiked apple cider with hot buttered rum and autumn spices. It's the ideal drink for a crowd because it sits on the stove in a big pot for everyone to help themselves (making your house smell amazing), and you can make most of it ahead …

Chocolate-Stout Brownies

A rich dose of stout adds big flavor to these fudgy, chocolate-glazed brownies<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup stout (such as Guinness)<p>16 ounces semisweet or bittersweet chocolate, chopped, divided<p>1 cup plus 2 tablespoons (2 1/4 sticks) unsalted butter<p>1 1/2 cups sugar<p>3 large eggs<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>3/4 cup …

Dessert

Faux Barn Wood Painting Tutorial

Okay folks, are you ready for the Faux Barn Wood Painting tutorial!?...<p>I ask if you're ready, because there are about a trillion photos. <i>ha!</i> Even …