Dan Loranger

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The Mathematics of Design

It is common for people to group themselves into two categories; those who are good at art or design, and those who are good at math or science. The …

Mathematics

Starbucks VIA® Instant Coffee Horchata

Our version of this traditional beverage is cool, creamy, and easy to make.<p>A popular tradition in Mexico and Spain, this beverage often features …

Yes, The Calorie Is Broken. Here's Why.

Calories consumed minus calories burned: it’s the simple formula for weight loss or gain. Except it often doesn’t work.<p>“For me, a calorie is a unit of measurement that’s a real pain in the rear.”<p>Bo Nash is 38. He lives in Arlington, Texas, where he’s a technology director for a textbook publisher. …

Nutrition

Watch Barry Berkus' "How to Think Like an Architect" Videos

A lot of modern-day architecture discussions can be confusing, alienating and overly academic. That's why I was drawn right away to Barry Berkus' …

A Field Guide To The People You'll Meet At Summer Music Festivals

Attending a summer music festival is a great way to meet some of your fellow fans, get a sunburn with a story behind it, and generally romp around …

The World Of Quantum Physics: EVERYTHING Is Energy

By In5D on July 25, 2015 in Science, Spiritual Awakening<p><b>In5D PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/in5d Add YOUR name to our In5D Wall of Gratitude with a</b> …

How to Bend Wood and Plywood at Home: Laminations Explained

I've always been fascinated with curved wood furniture. It doesn't feel right to take straight stock and curve it like that, but at the same time the …

Woodworking

Expect your Amazon deliveries within 30 minutes via drones next year

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eCommerce

Seattle’s Glowforge Is Building A Maker Machine To Challenge Amazon Prime

The hype and buzz that surrounds the nascent consumer 3D printing space can seem drastically out of step with the striated plastic trinketry being outputted by 3D printers. There’s only so many plastic replicas of the Eiffel Tower a person’s desk needs adorning with. And my collection of John …

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Urban Cultivator Indoor Garden

While in Vancouver for TED last month, we stumbled upon the just-opened "Living Produce Aisle," which makes salads and smoothies from microgreens, vegetables and herbs grown right inside the space. The immersive storefront was created by Surrey, BC-based Urban Cultivator to put their enclosed …

Houseplants

Garduino: Geek Gardening with Arduino

Create an automated watering, light, and temp control system.<p>I wanted to start gardening, but I knew I wouldn’t keep up the regular schedule of watering the plants and making sure they got enough light. So I recruited a microprocessor and a suite of sensors to help with these tasks. An Arduino …

Arduino

Troubleshooting Your Compost Pile - Organic Gardening

Having problems with your compost pile? Here are some common issues and tips for getting ‘em fixed and back on the road to beautiful black gold for …

Gardening

How to Watch Movies for Free on iPhone and iPad? - iAppnalysis | Apps and Games Review

Share Email Comments<p>If you have an iPhone or iPad or both and you are a movie-buff, then you have come to the right place. There are plenty of …

Apps

Clever Design/Build Techniques: Using Sprung Wood as a Latching Mechanism

When any of us use wood as a building material, whether in structures or furniture, we typically do so because of its rigidity. We spend time …

Open source Mini-Farm Grow Box allows gardeners to grow greens in the home

Texas-based consumer health advocate Mike Adams of non-profit organization Food Rising has developed a new soil-free, non-electric, home-based food …

Aquaponics

From Design to Street Art, 5 Looks Inside Great Creators' Notebooks

<i>A round-up of intimate drawings from Meriwether Lewis, Milton Glaser, Stefan Sagmeister, and other bright minds</i><p>The nature and origin of creativity is the subject of many a theory. But, rather than theorizing about it, wouldn't it be great if we could just lift the lid of a great creative mind and …

Smartphone Astrophotography: How I Capture the Moon and Planets with My Phone

I’m often asked how I am able to take high-quality images of the solar system using my iPhone. In short, the quality of today’s smartphone cameras …

See Inside a Restored 100-Year-Old Antarctic Exploration Base

A decade ago, the New-Zealand-based Antarctic Heritage Trust took on a rather challenging project: To restore four Antarctic explorer's huts built …

Comedian Chris Elliott Signs Himself Over to Jimmy Kimmel After Leaving ‘The Late Show With David Letterman’

During a recent appearance on <i>Jimmy Kimmel Live</i>, comedian Chris Elliott officially signed himself over to host Jimmy Kimmel after making his final …

A Series of British Comedy Legends With Which Americans Might Not Be Familiar

In the latest episode of the BBC America web series <i>Anglophenia</i>, host Siobhan Thompson shares some British comedy legends she doesn’t think Americans …

Crazy iPhone rig shows how Chinese workers manipulate App Store rankings

An app manipulation farm sounds like someplace developers would go for a weekend retreat, complete with chiropractor sessions. In fact — according to a photo which has gone viral on social media in China — it’s a place where devs can pay for their apps’ download numbers to be artificially …

Apps

Vintage Drafting Table Designs: A 19th-Century Company Working Out the Details

Here in 2015, a desk is many things: A computing workstation, a charging dock holder, a lunch table, a speaker platform, a drink tray, a phone …

Mean Tweets - Music Edition #2

Articles about 10 space saving modern built ins on Dwell.com - Dwell

Five ways to open up a space to give yourself some breathing room.<p>A strong creative streak runs through the Pacific Northwest, which has recently led to a number of startups popping up in cities...<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to catch up on from the week.<p>Given the movement of …

Outdoor Spaces

The Shopdog: A High School Woodshop Teacher's Simple, Flexible, Versatile DIY Sawhorse Design

I love that people are still designing sawhorses. For such a simple, basic item that's been around for centuries, you'd think that by now we'd have …