Darren Sutherland

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Here's How America Uses Its Land

Pasture/range<p>Forest<p>Cropland<p>Special Use<p>Miscellaneous<p>Urban<p>= 1 million acres<p>Pasture/range<p>Forest<p>Cropland<p>Special Use<p>Miscellaneous<p>Urban<p>= 1 million …

Exports

How To Make the Best Shrimp Boil in the Slow Cooker — Cooking Lessons from The Kitchn

I used to associate slow cooker meals with soups and stews and comfort food, best enjoyed during the fall and winter months. But this summer my slow …

Slow Cookers

Accurize Your Tablesaw

Accurize your tablesaw for absolutely straight, smooth and burn-free cuts. By Richard Tendick When my contractor’s saw was new, it …The post Accurize …

Woodworking

This Crazy Slide Is Either Evil or Funny

Why would you build a slide like this? It's really long and it's really straight. When humans get to the end, they can't stop. I don't know what the …

The most valuable vinyl records on Earth

As more and more listeners embrace the vinyl resurgence, vinyl fans around the world are increasingly on the hunt for the coolest wax to spin on …

Vinyl Records

When and Where You Should Travel By Train Domestically

When’s the last time you’ve heard somebody say they’re going to travel by train in the United States? These days, traveling by train seems like something you only see in other countries. Although planes and automobiles are the two most common travel methods, it can still make sense to travel by …

Trains

Three guitar heroes for a new era

Is the guitar dying? Ten years after the recession, the industry has seen its share of struggle: the 2,633,000 units sold in the US in 2017 falls about 5% short of the 2008 figure, according to Music Trades magazine.<p>But the instrument may not be dead yet. Here are three acts that could save the …

Guitar

I Went on a Tour of America's Biggest Legal Weed Factory

The $15 million facility will have 25,000 plants producing 10,000 pounds of marijuana a year.<p>Adam Bierman, the bullishly confident 36-year-old CEO of MedMen—the first American cannabis company to be valued at a billion dollars—thinks Donald Trump is very good for business.<p>“This administration is …

How to Create a Great Logo for Your Small Business

The first step to an awesome logo is an idea.<p>This story originally appeared on Bizness Apps<p>If you’re reading this, you probably plan to start a small business or a side hustle very soon. And you probably have a couple of questions running through your mind like: “Do I really need that logo?” or …

Graphic Design

Elon Musk Just Gave the World's Best Productivity Advice in a Single, Short Sentence

And we all owe him a debt of gratitude for pointing out the obvious.<p>Leave it to Elon Musk to get to the heart of the matter. In a recent memo directed to Tesla employees, Musk described a number of actions that he plans to take to improve the company's performance, particularly in regard to the …

Marijuana Legalization 2018: A State-by-State Guide to Legal Weed

For Jeff Sessions, few places are safe.<p>Although marijuana remains prohibited by federal law, an increasing number of states have legalized the drug …

Apple announces second campus, promises to bring 20,000 jobs

Part of $350 billion U.S. investment, it may set off Amazon #HQ2-like scramble among cities<p>On the heels of the frenzied competition between cities for Amazon’s HQ2, Apple announced earlier today that it will also be building a second headquarters somewhere in the U.S.—setting off similar excitement …

Foster and Partners

Tyson Foods Linked to Largest Toxic Dead Zone in U.S. History

By Shana Gallagher<p>What comes to mind when you think of Tyson Foods? A chicken nugget? A big red logo?<p>How about the largest toxic dead zone in U.S. …

Wood Router Basics

Shape it, cut it, decorate it, dado it. All with an everyday wood router.<p>Clamp the board down and move the router in a counterclockwise direction …

The tiny island in New York City that nobody is allowed to visit

It’s more than just a pile of rocks.<p>Most people have never heard of it, but there is a tiny 100-by-200-foot island on the East River called U Thant Island. It’s right below Roosevelt Island and next to the United Nations headquarters and has more history per square foot than most places in …

The 7 Best New Breweries in America

In the last 18 months, more than 6,500 new breweries registered on RateBeer, the largest beer-rating website on the internet. Among them are the …

Beer

The Manhattan Cocktail: A Complete Guide to Its Myths and Mixology

One recent cocktail hour in Manhattan, I bellied up to the bar at Porchlight, the Danny Meyer bar on 11th Avenue, beneath the ascendant superblocks …

Waldorf-Astoria

The 55 buildings in New York City you need to see in your lifetime

It's said that New York City is a concrete jungle (where dreams are made of), but there's a lot to love about the concrete (and glass, and steel, and brick) that makes up the city.<p>The five boroughs are jam-packed with scores of iconic buildings and architectural landmarks. New York was home to the …

Skyscrapers

Soundgarden, Pearl Jam Members Reform Temple of the Dog for Tour

In 1991, five future Seattle rock icons released their lone, self-titled LP as Temple of the Dog. To mark the album’s 25th anniversary, the …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Gawker has won court approval to kick off the process of selling itself.</b> Gawker filed for bankruptcy last month to shield itself from the $140 million judgment against the company over its publishing of a Hulk Hogan sex tape.<p><b>2. Reid Hoffman says LinkedIn joined Microsoft because it's harder than</b> …

Building Your Business Plan

A critical part of developing a successful business is setting goals, determining the steps needed to reach those goals, and outlining how and when …

Top 11 Smart Home Improvements, Plus Costs & ROI 2017 Update! - RemodelingImage.com - Remodeling Ideas, Costs, Tips, and Advice

Billions and billions and billions of dollars. That’s what Americans spent on home remodeling projects in 2016. More like hundreds of billions. And …

Home Improvement

World's First Off-Grid ReGen Village Will Be Completely Self-Sufficient Producing Its Own Power and Food

ReGen Villages, a completely self-sufficient village that can power and feed itself, is rising across Europe—and hopefully, one day, around the world.<p>…

Bob Dylan Says 'F**k It,' Finally Covers 'Free Bird'

The drunk bros win.<p>More than a decade into Bob Dylan's career, eight years after he had gone electric, and right before he had returned to touring following a hiatus from the road, some country boys from Florida released a song called "Free Bird." And obnoxious song requests were never the same.<p>For …

The 6 Best Ways to Use Your Slow Cooker in the Summertime

While you might associate the slow cooker with colder months (the stews! The chilis! The meats!), it shouldn't collect dust the second it gets hot …

These Practical Uses for a Whipping Siphon Go Way Beyond Whipped Cream

Whipping siphons tools that seem best for fancy restaurant chefs. I appreciate everything you can do with them, but I’m not topping my weeknight …

This Guy Planned The Most American Road Trip You Can Possibly Take

🎶 Oh, beautiful... 🎶<p>When planning a road trip in the U.S., it's easy to get overwhelmed. There's <i>so</i> much ground to cover, and you can't stop at every amazing sight and activity.<p>But if you had to narrow it down somehow, visiting each state's capital city and capitol building is a pretty great way …

University of Pennsylvania

Making Great Coffee in the Great Outdoors

The simple guide to brewing in nature<p>If you’re like Starbucks barista Daniel Castro, nothing beats freshly brewed coffee in the fresh air of the …

Coffee

I transformed my Jeep into a moving house to travel Africa for 2 years — here's what it was like to build

A few years ago I drove a Jeep from Alaska to Argentina. I learned a lot on that trip about where I want to go and what kind of vehicle I want to live in.<p>After years of saving and planning, I bought a 2007 four-door Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon to turn into a house on wheels to drive around …

Self-Driving Cars Could Revolutionize Our Sidewalks, Too

The design studio Pensa envisions the way autonomous vehicles could transform far more than our streets.<p>Self-driving electric cars are coming from Google, Uber, even Apple. We’ll work in them, lounge in them, share them, and never have to park them.<p>And a result, our streets may never be the same. …