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29 Camping Recipes That'll Make You Look Like A Genius

Man cannot live on trail mix alone.

Bonsai 101

Miniaturize your favorite tree with this ancient art.<p>Bonsai plants are, in their essence, little trees. Yet the art of bonsai has a much greater scope: it strives to replicate nature. It is an art that emulates the elements and their action on living plants. A tree is just a sapling until the roots …

Make a Glow Bike with EL Wire

Use EL wire to make your bike a sight at night.<p><i>This project first appeared in MAKE Volume 38, on pages 68-71.</i><p>Bike lights and reflective tape are the common go-to’s for night riding, but why not go further and make your bicycle frame glow? About three years ago, Vancouver Hack Space member Luke …

Arduino

Rocket Mass Heaters

A rocket mass heater is a clean-burning, high-performance burner usually put together using a majority of recycled and/or natural materials, such as …

Home Improvement

With $500K In The Bank, Credible Launches A Kayak-Style Marketplace To Simplify Student Loan Refinancing

With outstanding student debt now over $1 trillion in the U.S., it’s clear that college grads are struggling mightily to make payments and refinance their debt. Meanwhile, thanks to decades of plummeting borrowing costs, millions upon millions of consumers have been able to refinance mortgages and …

How to Navigate Healthcare Options During Your Job Search

Whether you’re a recent grad who’s never had to navigate the insurance conundrum before, or a parent with a family to cover, finding good health …

Learn to code through dungeon crawling

Looking at a bunch of code for the first time can be something of a daunting affair. All those strings and symbols can simply look like a mess to the …

What Are the Best Travel Hacks?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>Answer by Thomas Snerdley,</i><p>Here is 44 years of travel advice from a military brat and a military veteran who's been around the world a time or three.<p>The Two Bag System. Every pro traveler I've ever met travels light using some variation of this …

Find More Love! Everyday Tips for More Confidence

Many relationships that never get off the ground or even begin may be from a lack of confidence.<p>We talk about confidence as though it's a gift some possess and some don't. We may think it's just in how we act, and many misconstrue boasting, being cocky, bitchy or other very "in your face" sort of …