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The discovery that could rewrite physics

On March 17, 2014, a group of physicists announced a thrilling discovery: the “smoking gun” data for the idea of an inflationary universe, a clue to …

Physics

Materials From Carl Sagan's College Courses Now Available Online

Are you ready for Astronomy 170 with Professor Sagan?<p>I'm looking at the very first problem astronomer and science popularizer Carl Sagan assigned to one of his Harvard University classes in 1965. I'm already stumped. Can you do it? Sagan asked his students to derive the equation for the theoretical …

Carl Sagan

Minimalist Apartment Interior Design With A Luxurious Touch

This next apartment we are going to show you is a dream come true for a collector of porcelain figurines. Situated in Moscow, Russia, the minimalist …

A DIY Submarine That Can Dive 30 Feet

It's even got a skylight.<p>Justin Beckerman was walking to high school with some friends when one of them spied an abandoned soda fountain in a parking lot. "Dude, you should go and get that," his buddy said. He knew Beckerman was collecting parts to build a one-man submersible, with the hope of …

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What to Know Before You Build a Treehouse

There is something magical about the idea of being enveloped by nature. So when those with creative minds live near trees, they often soon start thinking about a treehouse.<p><b>Treehouses can be simple or wonderfully ornate</b>. Whether you yearn for a quiet retreat for yourself and other adults or want to …

100 Skills Everyone Should Know

Nothing but the essentials.<p>These days, you can outsource almost any job—but some things you need to know how to do yourself. Now you can explore how to perform life's essential skills. Study our master list with step-by-step tips from the experts, and test your DIY aptitude each step of the way.<p><i>The</i> …

How To Generate Electricity With A Bicycle [Video]

DIY hurricane survival<p>Hurricane Sandy left 7 million people without power. Chris Hackett, a Brooklyn-based artist who converts trash into useful objects, wants to help people prepare for the next power outage by teaching the finer points of homemade generator construction. In just under six …

Snowstorms

How to Open a Can Without a Can Opener

In this how-to video by CrazyRussianHacker, host Taras Kulakov and guest KGB Survivalist demonstrate a clever method for opening a can without a can …

6 DIY Pallet Furniture Tutorials

It is estimated that 2 billion shipping pallets are in use every day in the U.S. alone, so it is inevitable that some lay abandoned.<p>Why not use them …

Tutorials

After publishing Arduino tutorials for over seven years, John Boxall has taken a break for a while. You can still see the index of remaining articles …

How to Build an $8 Fresnel Lens Solar Concentrator from Old TV

<b>A solar concentrator</b> DIY can seem like the easiest thing in the world – if someone else is doing the hard work.<p>A guy who calls himself “Grant …

Build a Simple Solar Air Heater - Renewable Energy

After walking into my workshop one December morning and feeling a bone-chilling 10 degrees, I decided to install a heating system. Given the rising …

Create Your Very Own Thermal Imaging Camera With An Arduino Nano (video)

If you enjoy creating projects using the Arduino platform you might be interested in this awesome thermal imaging camera which has been created using …

Arduino

Building a solar power generator - Green Diary - Green Revolution Guide by Dr Prem

• Fetch a small solar panel from market. The solar panel must be one rated and more than 12 volts. You can find the solar panel in an RV or marine …

24 Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

From chicken pot pie and classic Caesar salad to brownies and cookies.<p>We've rounded up 24 basic recipes that everyone should know how to cook, from a pot of rice to pot roast. Master these, and you'll never find yourself stumped in the grocery store.

Cooking

These Photos Of Madonna In Her Prime Are Unreal

Photographer Richard Corman captured the Material Girl in all her pre-Kaballah glory.

Madonna

Unlikely: The Impossible and Improbable Objects of Giuseppe Colarusso | Colossal

<p>In this ongoing series titled Unlikely, artist and photographer Giuseppe Colarusso imagines bizarre and humorous objects, each of which is either …

Daily Inspiration #1520

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …