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Reinis Salins Designs A Two-Tone Wood Bike Holder

Latvian designer Reinis Salins of Woodstick, has created the Iceberg Bike Hanger, made from oak.<p>When hanging your bike, you simply tilt your bike’s …

Global overpopulation would ‘withstand war, disasters and disease’

The pace of population growth is so quick that even draconian restrictions of childbirth, pandemics or a third world war would still leave the world with too many people for the planet to sustain, according to a study.<p>Rather than reducing the number of people, cutting the consumption of natural …

What Are the Three Ways to Train Your Brain to Be Happy?

You can train your mind to be unhappy and you can train it to be happy.<p>Training your mind to look for errors and problems (as happens in careers like …

Box Brew Double Barrel Home-Brewing Kit

As home-brewers know, a brew day can be a lot of work, but is almost as fun as enjoying the finished product. Part of the hassle though, is dealing …

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Timberland Stormbuck Waterproof Boots

It's not unusual for guys to carry around a pair of boots in case bad weather hits, while wearing normal, ostensibly more stylish shoes. With these …

The Science of Conquering Your Greatest Fears

Many things scare me: the huge rock at the bottom of Boulder Garden on Colorado’s Gunnison River that has flipped my kayak numerous times; the chutes off the stormy top of the Big Sky tram; sullen men with clubs who lurk in Kenya’s Ngong Hills (I met them a while back).<p>Can a scientist in an …

FireSLEEVE Waterproof Lighter

With fall officially upon those in the northern hemisphere, cold weather camping season has arrived as well. Few images propel us into the outdoors quite like that of a warm campfire with friends. While classic flint and tinder fire-starters are a great resource, in wet conditions nothing beats the …

The case for being average

People often read what I have to say and then write asking for my advice.<p>But even though I write about lots of things I am expert in only one thing: programming in a computer language called APL. I owe all my financial success and a good deal of personal joy to that funny little language, and if …

The End Of Passwords? This Bracelet Unlocks Computers And Doors With Your Heartbeat

Bionym’s Nymi offers a glimpse of the future of wearable biometric authentication.<p>This much we can all agree on: Passwords suck.<p>With that in mind, companies are hard at work developing other forms of user-friendly authentication. Fingerprinting is already being used to unlock iPhones and the PayPal …

Turn A Shoe Box Into A Phone Projector [Video]

Buy some new crocs, gain a mini movie theater.<p>Don’t watch that YouTube clip on a tiny screen—project it onto the wall instead! The picture may not be movie-theater quality, but it improves if the phone is very bright and the room is very dark.<p>Time: 20 minutes<p>Cost: $2<p>Difficulty: Easy<p>Materials<p>• Shoe …

Weird Crystal Can Absorb All The Oxygen In A Room -- And Then Release It Later

This could potentially make fuel cells, space travel, and scuba diving a lot more efficient.<p>Researchers from the University of Southern Denmark say they’ve invented a crystal that pulls oxygen out of the air and even water. Apparently, just a spoonful of the stuff can suck up all the oxygen in a …

Light My Fire Swedish FireSteel 2.0 Army 12,000 Strike Fire Starter with Emergency Whistle

This fits your .<p>to make sure this fits.<p>Compact fire starter designed to light fires in any conditions; includes built-in emergency whistle<p>Provides …

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Scented Duct Tape

Posted in Gear<p>Duct tape has always been one of our favorite ways to fix stuff around the house (which would also explain why we keep having to fix …

The Six Mile Pencil Shows You How Far You’ve Drawn

For all our tablets, styluses, and computers, we still write out a lot by hand and enjoy doing so. The folks behind the Six Mile Pencil do as well, …

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How to Survive Absolutely Anything

Hurricanes, floods, wildfires, tornadoes and other disasters can turn a region upside down in a day. And for some unlucky families the crisis may last for weeks if not months.<p>Disaster planning begins before you even choose your home, with a simple investigation of the risks that you will face. Is …

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The Biology Of Altruism: Good Deeds May Be Rooted In The Brain

Four years ago, Angela Stimpson agreed to donate a kidney to a complete stranger.<p>"The only thing I knew about my recipient was that she was a female and she lived in Bakersfield, Calif.," Stimpson says.<p>It was a true act of altruism — Stimpson risked pain and suffering to help another. So why did …

Handcrafted Walnut Para Hammock Inducing Relaxation and Daydreaming

From time to time, we like to integrate a relaxation-inducing post on Freshome, to help you remember to unwind. Designed by <b>Chaffee Graham</b> of <b>4th</b> …

Ten Keys to Happiness

1. Listen to your body’s wisdom, which expresses itself through signals of comfort and discomfort. When choosing a certain behavior, ask your body, …

Basil’s Last Stand: A Garden-to-Table Frozen Cocktail Recipe

My yard is filled with the rich scent of plants making their last stand. Lettuces allowed to go to seed are leafy columns waving small flowers like …

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Build the Perfect Outdoor Bar

Please stop rushing summer out the door. Sure, Starbucks has its pumpkin spice latte for sale, but technically we've got almost three more glorious weeks to go before fall begins on September 23.<p>Instead of hanging those Halloween decorations, why not spend these last sun-soaked weekends in your DIY …

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X1 Water Bike With Inflatable Pontoons for Easy Transport

<b>X1 Water Bike</b> is the latest product of Schiller Sports that deliver the most advanced water bike in the world yet. Each unit is constructed out of …