Brian Howell

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How to Tie an Isonychia Parachute

<i>Isonychia</i> mayflies go by many names—Mahogany Dun, Slate Drake, and Leadwing Coachman, among others—and they are among the more important sporadically …

Fishing

How to Tie a Caddis Emerger

In tying the Caddis Emerger, Tim Flagler chooses wool over the more modern Zelon often preferred for it’s sparkle. Flagler reasons that the …

Fishing

Fly Tying and Fly Fishing : The Sickada: A Foam Cicada Fly Pattern

Foam<p>By Curtis Fry<p>at : 8:45 AM<p>9 Comments<p>Print This Post<p>A more realistic body profile<p>In honor of the epic 17-year Cicada emergence this year, I was on …

Book Review: The Good Life Lab

Stop whatever you’re doing and get this book. I’ve just finished reading it and I have to say that [Wendy] and [Mikey] could easily be the poster …

2 minute recycled CD lamp. No tools required.

I have stacks and stacks and stacks of old CDs lying around. I had seen the sun hit them multiple times over the years and thought they looked pretty …

WGBH Creates Space-Based Curriculum for Kids

Our friends at WGBH’s Design Squad Nation have come up with a great line up of activities for kids interested in NASA and the final frontier—space. The materials are designed for the classroom and after school programs, but with summer vacation a few weeks away, it would be easy to plug these …