Caleb Swanson

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Behold The Tweel, A Tire That Never Goes Flat

The tire-plus-wheel combination became available to civilians in November<p>Fifteen years ago, Michelin set out to build a tire that would never go flat. While the prototypes gained worldwide attention, and the military has been using the technology since 2013, consumers and businesses have been …

Robert Reich: Deadbeat 1 percenters endanger U.S. democracy

The former secretary of labor on the threat of dynastic wealth and how we can avoid a permanent aristocracy<p>Robert Reich<p>July 17, 2014 11:15am (UTC)<p>This originally appeared on Robert Reich’s blog.<p>In a new Pew poll, more than three quarters of self-described conservatives believe “poor people have it …

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Mayor Rob Ford Cardboard Rocking Chair

If you haven’t heard about the antics of Toronto Mayor Rob Ford as yet, most likely you have just now emerged from a hibernation that started before May 2013 or you have arrived back home to Earth after battling an alien invasion in the Kepler galaxy for the past year. Understandable! …

Hexagon Deck With Recycled Supplies

Introduction: Hexagon Deck With Recycled Supplies<p>About: I am a kid for life, creative, curious, with a desire to improve the lives of the people …

Woodworking

DIY Platform Dresser Bed - Shanty 2 Chic

Happy Thursday guys! SO glad you are here… To keep up with all of our projects be sure to <b>FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM</b> and <b>PINTEREST!</b><p>Recently, I closed off a …

How to Use a Rafter Square

The Rafter Square, or Speed Square, does more than mark perpendicular lines. Here's how to make sense of all the numbers on your square and get the most out of this tool.<p>The Rafter Square, or Speed Square, does more than mark perpendicular lines. Here's how to make sense of all the numbers on your …

Sliding Door Made from Old Pallets

Who doesn’t love turning trash into treasure?<p>Pallets are typically found in warehouses for the compact-support and easy transport of goods. Anyone can pick up pallets possibly for free or less than a dollar. A family from Malaysia had the idea of connecting two pallets to create an interior sliding …

25 Delicious Camping Recipes / Six Sisters' Stuff | Six Sisters' Stuff

If you are heading out to do some camping for the 4th of July,<br>check out this list of “25 Delicious Camping Recipes.”<br>Your family will love them!<p>Click …

The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

Make a Pocket Hole Lamp - Fun Kreg Jig Woodworking Projects

Taxes From A To Z (2014): H Is For Holding Period

<b>H is for Holding Period.</b><p>When you buy, sell or otherwise dispose of certain kinds of property, the result is a gain or loss for federal income tax purposes. Property subject to these rules is considered a capital asset (yes, giving rise to the terms capital gain and capital loss).<p>For the most part, …

Doggy Bunkbeds Made Out Of Pallets • 1001 Pallets

Sufganiyot: The Best Thing About Hanukkah

The best thing about Hanukkah isn’t eight nights of gifts, it’s traditional sufganiyot—pillowy, deep-fried, jelly-filled doughnuts. Uri Scheft of Breads Bakery schools us<p>Latkes get the attention. But there's another fried favorite worthy of the Hanukkah table: <i>sufganiyot</i>. (If you haven't gotten the …

Baking

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013

National Geographic has once again opened its annual photo contest, with the deadline for submissions coming up on Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The …

Guide To Upcycling With Pallets

From a simple shelf to a complete house, wooden pallets are a fabulous material to upcycle with and what's more they're often free if you hunt around …

In business, it’s actually a bad thing to be called smart

When I was a budding entrepreneur, recently having earned my PhD in astrophysics, people would often introduce me as a rocket scientist. At first I enjoyed the praise.<p>In time I found being called intelligent didn’t help me in business. By “in business” I mean in business roles with leadership and …

Albert Einstein

Lack of Art Frame... Not anymore!

<b>Materials:</b> Lack tables, picture hangers and a little bit of paint<p><b>Description:</b> I wanted to create my own wall art and I love big statements so I …

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