Rob Dalton

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3 Oil Companies Thriving on Low Oil Prices

These three oil producers are not only growing production, but are doing so while generating a free cash flow.<p>With oil prices down roughly 50% over …

Oil

Go Off The Grid With Kraftwerk-A Mini Fuel Cell Powerplant In The Palm Of Your Hand

German based startup Ezelleron GmbH, recently launched a product-Kraftwerk-on Kickstarter that could change the way we charge our mobile electronic …

Fuel Cell

DIY Lighted Pipe Shelves

Particle board and steel pipes. That doesn’t exactly sound like the makings of an awesome exercise in steampunk-style shelving, but Walter Warren of …

ITS Tactical Muster Review | The Art of Manliness

I’m a big fan of the website ITS Tactical. The founder and owner Bryan Black has done an awesome job of creating interesting content about tactical …

Tiny House Listings

Tiny House Movement

Six Knots You Need To Know

How to Get Your Kids to Do Chores | The Art of Manliness

Every dad wants his children to grow up to be responsible, contributing members of society. But before they head out on their own and make their mark …

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My Four Favorite Research Sites

For those traders or investors who are looking for stocks or ETFs to buy, the wealth of free information on the Internet is quite astounding. It can also be quite intimidating, so I thought I might review four of my favorite sites and how you might use them in your research.<p>Though my focus is on …

Modular all-in-one chicken coop, raised garden and compost bin

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Gardening

Home and Garden DIY Ideas, Photos and Answers

11 Things Extremely Confident People Do Differently

I remember my younger days when I considered myself lacking in confidence in almost every area in my life. I doubted myself all the time and always …

11 Low-Tech & Simple Methods for Washing Clothes More Sustainably

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Top 10

41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

These tips and tricks will guarantee you'll be a totally happy camper this summer.

SmartCharge Wants You Not To Notice Power Outages – At Least Until The Milk Starts To Stink

When the power goes out, it’s terrible. Nothing works, and for some reason it’s impossible to remember that: I always find myself doing things like “well if I can’t watch TV I can at least read this book, I’ll just turn on the light…” and then nada of course. With SmartCharge, a new Kickstarter …

How to Forecast Weather Without Gadgets

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Gear & Gadgets

More bricks, fewer bubbles

THIS newspaper has a history of fretting about financial bubbles, and has frequently criticised central bankers for inflating them. In 1998 we urged …

Build a $300 underground greenhouse for year-round gardening (Video)

<b>Can't afford a glass greenhouse? Check out how to build your own underground greenhouse for cheaper and for growing veggies 365 days a year, even in</b> …

SOLAR POWERED HVAC SOLAR HOT WATER HEATING ALTERNATIVE ENERGY HEAT EXCHANGER

Solar thermal water heating using black garden hose. This is part one and part two of the video, black poly tube can be substituted with standard …

Solar Thermal

Four Go-To Investment Research Sites

For those traders or investors who are looking for stocks or ETFs to buy, the wealth of free information on the Internet is quite astounding. It can also be quite intimidating, so I thought I might review four of my favorite sites and how you might use them in your research.<p>Though my focus is on …

A Smaller Budget Would Make the CFTC More Effective

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission-a regulator entrusted with new powers under the Dodd-Frank Act-is arguing that it simply does not have the …

Develop Some Healthy New Habits This Weekend

We often try to break out of habits, as many cause problems or at least prevent the wonderful unknown from occurring. That said, many good habits can …

Bulb Flashlight does double duty as a light bulb and a flashlight

It's highly possible that you may own one of those rechargeable flashlights, that sits plugged into an outlet when not in use. While you may not have …

How to Use Mind Maps to Unleash Your Brain's Creativity and Potential

Mind mapping is one of the best ways to capture your thoughts and bring them to life in visual form. Beyond just note-taking, though, mind maps can …

Organize Your Garage with This Six-Zone System

The garage is one of those areas that can easily become a cluttered, disorganized mess. To make your garage more usable and maximize storage space, …

Create Your Own Solar-Powered Mason Jar Nightlight

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Unbelievable Pocket Chain Saw

Reading time: less than a minute.<p>Accessories<br>• American<br>• Camping<br>• Gear<br>• Survival<p>This is the “Unbelievable Pocket Chain Saw”, it’s a fantastic little piece of …

Separating Politics and War From Oil and the Economy

Following two consecutive posts on Syria, one reader asked "<i>Can we get back to economics Mish?</i>"<p>That's an interesting question given that my …

AbleNook designers offer alternative to disaster-relief tents and trailers

The young designers behind the Ablenook believe utilitarian temporary shelters don’t have to be unwieldy, ugly, or expensive.<p>There are few mainstays …

Get a high-capacity portable battery pack for $19.99 shipped

One thing I learned during my recent travels is that you can never have enough juice for your mobile gadgets. For example, if you're relying on your smartphone for GPS navigation in an unfamiliar city, you don't need the added stress of a low or dead battery.<p>Solution: pack a power pack. Like this …