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Video: 6 of the best heavy weather sailing videos

<b>Watch our pick of the most dramatic heavy weather videos</b>This first video of heavy weather sailing is our from our Storm Sailing Series with Skip …

Anne de Paula 2018: Nevis

Haute Couture

Top Five Western U.S. Campsites

I’ve spent the last five months of my life traveling out of my camper full time, searching the Western half of the United States for the best …

In photos: Adrift in a sea of monstrous camping machines at the world's biggest cross-country vehicle expo

Overland Expo attracted about 14,500 visitors this year, its biggest show yet. Abenteuer & Allrad claims an average upwards of 50,000 each year. But …

Expansive green-roofed home opens up to the Brazilian countryside

Named Planar House, the expansive (and no doubt <i>expensive</i>) home measures 1,000 sq m (10,760 sq ft). Structurally, it consists of a large concrete roof …

Cloudflare 1.1.1.1 privacy DNS is real: here’s how to use it

Privacy has always been an important topic but, of late, it has become an increasingly troubling one. From smartphones to social media to plain …

Roofing Guide: 26 Types of Tiles, Sheets and Membranes to Cover Architectural Projects

From ceramic tiles and metal sheets for roofs to wooden decks and floating cement tiles for roofing, roofing materials not only contribute to the …

Home Improvement

A Tiny Cabin In The Swiss Alps

Nestled in the Sarreyer hillside, just beyond a charming village in the Swiss Alps, is a tiny cabin. Designed by Vevey-based firm, Rapin Saiz …

Building a Log Cabin Solo

LinkMy Self Reliance is an avid outdoorsman and loves doing what he calls <i>“real life Minecraft.”</i> Watch him spend around six months splitting wood and …

Time-lapse Photography

Here Is How To Make Homemade Italian Marinara Sauce Recipe!

We all know too well that tomatoes at the end of the summer season neither look good nor are as smooth and lovely as the mid-season tomatoes.<p>This is …

Snow Equals Water a film by Trent Meisenheimer

Recipe of the Day: Coffee-Rubbed Skirt Steak | Food Network

Amazing Japanese Architecture That Makes Us Rethink Everything

Japan is the land of the unusual, quirky and revolutionary, a place where you pretty much expect anything, including extraordinary architecture that …

Want To Live In The Arctic Circle? Build Your House Inside A Solar Geodesic Dome

That's what this Norwegian family did.<p>The Hjertefølger family began their experiment in sustainable living in 2013, when they moved to Sandhornøya Island in the Arctic Circle to build their home. There, they constructed a three story cob house from sustainable materials like sand and clay. To …

Grab a Hammer. You're Going to Build a Tiny House.

If you’re going to build a house for yourself, it helps to have a general contractor license. Maybe an architecture degree. But if that fails, then …

My Classic Boat. Sir Robin Knox-Johnston. Racing with Robin

The Vista Tiny House is Perfect For Modern Design Lovers

Have you ever wanted to just give up on everything and retreat deep into the country, far from any society, where you can write a novel and raise …

Off-grid

How to Make Sophia Loren's Tiramisu

We'd expect nothing less from our favorite Italian actress.<p>With multiple cookbooks to her name, Sophia Loren has secured a reputation as an expert home cook in addition to her legacy as an actress and international sex symbol. One of her best dishes? Tiramisu.<p>In <i>Recipes and Memories</i>, a …

How to Make Beautiful Midori-Style Traveler’s Notebooks

Hello. My name is Gareth Branwyn and I am a notebook addict. I have co-designed/edited several notebooks, including the Maker’s Notebook, have handmade my own, and have an embarrassingly large collection of commercial blank journals.<p>So, it’s no wonder that I loved Linn’s latest video on her Darbin …

100+ Best Web Design Tools of 2018

Web Design Tools<p>Featured<p>Logo Design<p>Designevo (Free)<p>Create awesome looking logos with ease<p>Random generation of logos for your company<p>Logo Makr …

Dismasted in the Southern Ocean, with three small children aboard

<b>Somira Sao describes how her family face losing their home after their Open 40 Anasazi Girl is dismasted close to Cape Horn on an eastbound</b> …

E-Motion Rudder Drive, the new electric system by Hanse Yachts

How to Make a Foot-Powered Lathe, Stainless Steel Hinges from Scratch, an Angle Grinder Cut-Off Jig and More

Part 1 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>Emergency Foot Powered Lathe</b><p>During his Hurricane Matthew evacuation exile, Izzy Swan made another emergency …

This tiny house is big on luxury

With tiny houses, luxury features can be left out due to size constraints, and it's unusual enough to see a model with a bathtub, let alone anything …

Food & Dining

Crossing the Pacific–Part II

<b>Day 14 – Mon 23 May 05 20.310S 116 37.725W 141miles</b><p>We had a good run overnight but the wind diminished in the morning to a frustrating 9kts and went …

Has Cardboard Architecture’s Moment Finally Arrived?

This home doesn’t need a foundation. It’s vastly lighter than a normal house. It costs just $28,000. Oh, and it’s made out of paper.<p>Houses built out of cardboard don’t exactly scream luxury. The concept seems suited to playhouses at best, and homeless shelter at worst. But inspired by a crate of …

Houses made from cardboard? Really? It's true, and these people are making them

Would you believe us if we told you that this little home, named the <i>Wikkelhouse</i>, was actually made out of cardboard? That’s exactly what the Dutch …

Design

This DIY Pantograph Will Let You Do Freehand Plasma Cutting

Cut through steel with the ease of a pencil sketch.<p>Move too slowly with your plasma cutter, and you'll wind up frustrated, like Matthias Wandel. The molten metal blobs up, and clots as it cools. What you need for more intricate cuts, unless you're actual Iron Man, is a reliable way to sketch …

Build Stronger Woodworking Joints in Less Time Using Pocket Holes

Pocket holes can help any beginner woodworker start on projects big and small without having to learn complicated joinery techniques.<p>Pocket holes are a form of wood joinery that secures screws through the edge or face grain of wood as opposed to the end grain, resulting in a much stronger …