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The Calorie-Killing Countdown Challenge

This cardio routine will destroy fat and improve your fitness<p>When you hear the word “cardio,” what comes to mind? Maybe pounding the pavement or rides on an uncomfortable bike seat or any form of torture. But your mindset will change after this countdown challenge from <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director …

Workouts

Hall of Fame Flashback: The Sex Pistols

One album. That’s all it took for the Sex Pistols to change the world, a claim that is much less hyperbolic for them than for most other bands. With</i> …

Best Prepper Resources and Recommendations – Feb 2015

Come check out the best prepper gear, books, blogs (with the most recent posts from each), forums, and facebook pages - all handpicked by me.You're …

7 Factors to Consider if You're Told Your Cholesterol Is Too High

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>When I first opened my medical practice in the mid-80s, cholesterol, and the fear of having too high a level was rarely discussed …

9 Apps And Websites Parents Should Know to Protect Your Kids' Online Security

Parents! Forget Facebook, here are some things you need to know to protect your kids' online security.

Apps

How To Secure Your Personal Data In The Internet Of Things

2015 is shaping up to be the year of the Internet of Things (IoT). According to a study conducted by Gartner, there will be approximately 4.9 billion connected devices in use in 2015. This number has climbed 30 percent since 2014, and is forecasted to reach 25 billion by 2020. However, this trend …

Internet of Things

How To Build A Decent Business Website For Just $100

As a web designer, I obviously want to help businesses by designing sites that will make the best impression on their customers and visitors. However, getting a professional website designed and coded can cost thousands of dollars and many small business owners simply do not have that kind of …

Small Business

11 Delightful and FREE Tiny House Plans to Download

Photo: The Small House CatalogTiny homes may be tiny, but the cost of the pre-designed plans to build them are not, as they can cost anywhere between …

50 Guitar Playing Techniques: An Improvement Journal

<b>How many times</b> have you read a list post on improving guitar (or anything really) that had a bullet point titled, “Think outside of the box.”<p>Or …

The High-Intensity Cardio Workout That's Easy on Your Knees

This low-impact routine will have a major impact on your calorie burn<p>If anyone knows how hard it is to lose weight while combating knee pain it's BJ Gaddour. He's a longtime <i>Men's Health</i> training advisor and the creator of <i>Bodyweight Cardio Burners,</i> a high-intensity fitness DVD that will give you the …

Exercise

The 31 Best TV Series Streaming Right Now on Netflix

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Taurus Curve Handgun

A personal defense weapon won't do you much good if you don't have it with you. That's why they developed the Taurus Curve Handgun. Built to fit the …

The Most Effective Cardio Workout for Your Body

Use this technique to get the workout it needs<p>What if your workout gave your body exactly what it needed? And what if you could clearly measure the results, and even get instant feedback?<p>Well, you’d probably get better, faster.<p>You can do all that—including the “get better, faster” part—with heart …

Exercise

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Pixar Cofounder Ed Catmull on Failure and Why Fostering a Fearless Culture Is the Key to Groundbreaking Creative Work

<i>“Make New Mistakes. Make glorious, amazing mistakes. Make mistakes nobody’s ever made before,”</i> Neil Gaiman urged in his commencement-address-turned-manifesto-for-the-creative life. <i>“The chief trick to making good mistakes is not to hide them — especially not from yourself,”</i> philosopher Daniel …

5 Fat-Burning Finishers You Must Try at the End of Today’s Workout

This new move called the plate push will crush calories and build total-body strength. Give it a try in one of these fast-paced metabolic circuits<p>Pushing a weight sled is a fantastic workout. It builds total-body strength, burns fat, skyrockets your heart rate, and boosts lower-body power. But for …

Weight Loss

Best Lenses For The Olympus OM-D E-M1 and Micro Four Thirds Format – Updated 3/27/15

It’s important to remember that the lenses you buy should complement your style of photography. If you like to change lenses often then prime lenses …

5 Blend Modes in Photoshop Every Photographer Should Know

Photographic compositing has been with us since the dawn of photography. The merging of two or more separate images into one is seen as a way of …

How to Expertly Color Grade Images by Mastering Luminance Masks

One of the most versatile and powerful secrets of Photoshop is the luminance mask. Similar to a channel mask that allows you to select very precise …

Histograms: The Key to Perfect Exposure

Many of us will go about our photography without ever looking at those magical graphs called histograms, yet by doing so, we are severely restricting …

I am an Olympus Visionary...

For the past year, I have been using a micro 4/3 camera-the Olympus EM5. I fell in love with this camera the instant I held it in my hands. The size …

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

Dessert

Basic Self-Reliance/Maker Curriculum for Kids

Former MAKE staffer Stefan Antonowicz sent us this to post. He now has two kids and has been thinking about what is a good self-reliance/maker skill set to consider teaching his kids. He writes:<p>My dad and I were both Scouts, and I’d always assumed my sons and daughters would spend some time in one …

Notable Knot Index

<b>Got comments, knots, requests or ideas? I'm always looking for the best knots and new knots.<br>Contact me!</b><p>This website is best when viewed with a …

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Quick and Simple Life Hacks - Part 7

How-To: Fix a Zipper

Instructables user marcellahella posted this handy tutorial illustrating a simple way to fix a troublesome zipper!<p><b>More:</b><p>MAKE | How-To: Mend a Fabric Tear Near a Zipper<br>• MAKE | How-To: Repair an Old Backpack<br>• MAKE | How-To: Shorten Metal Zippers

DIY Watering Can From a Plastic Milk Jug

This super simple hack of an old milk jug is perfect for a new gardener that hasn’t gone out and bought a $20 watering can yet. Just upcycle your old plastic milk jug by heating up a needle and poking holes in the lid so water can flow through. I love it! This tutorial comes from Astra of A Journey …