Jeremy McDowell

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Mechanical Insects Made from Old Watch Parts and Discarded Objects

The son of a gearhead and grandson to a railroad man, artist Justin Gershenson-Gates has always been surrounded by all things mechanical. A …

The Android Wear Review: Google's Vision Of A Smartwatch Is A Tantalizing Look Into The Future

Just as Google presented the world with their vision of a modern mobile operating system in Android, the Mountain View based company has delivered a vision of wearable computing. In Android Wear Google is again doing the hard work for companies by dealing with the operating system, helping with …

Review: The LG G Watch Is A Dependable And Functional Android Wear Smartwatch

LG, Samsung, and Motorola debuted their first Android Wear powered smartwatches at last month’s Google I/O developer conference. These watches are the first to run Google’s version of the wrist-based wearable, with both the LG G Watch and the Samsung Gear Live available immediately. I’ve been …

This Hayao Miyazaki Music Video Is Like A Seven Minute Long Mini Movie

(Video Link)<p>About twenty years ago prolific anime creator/writer/director Hayao Miyazaki took a short break while working on <i>Princess Mononoke</i> to …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Filson x AEV Brute Double Cab Jeep

If you're in the market for the ultimate overland expedition vehicle with style to spare, look no further than the Filson x AEV Brute Double Cab Jeep …

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Kata 3n1-25 Pro-light Backpack

Winner of the redDot design award, the 3N1-25 PL is KATA´s most protective and professional sling backpack. The versatile multipurpose bag allows for …

6 Suspended Tree Tents For a Lighter-Than-Air Camping Experience

Once the weather warms up, many of us get the camping itch. Something about summer just makes us want to flee to the hills for some much needed …

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How to Build an Evaporative Cooler

Portable Swamp Cooler. Click for larger image.How to build a low-cost 12 volt evaporative cooler. My husband and I built two swamp coolers that we …

Playin’ Around: 10 Outdoor Games Perfect for a Long Weekend

The first three-day weekend and the unofficial start of summer is almost here. Get ready for those BBQs, picnics, and pool parties with these 10 games that you can buy or DIY.<p>1. DIY Lawn Bananagrams: Word nerds rejoice! These jumbo Bananagrams tiles just require some cardboard and paint or a poster …

DIY Solar Bottle Bulb

If you don’t have electricity or live in a home with no windows, it’s going to be dark inside, even during a sunny day. Luckily, a bottled liter of …

30 Cool DIY Kitchen Hacks

From organization ideas to simple storage tricks, this Buzzfeed article featuring 30 awesome DIY kitchen hacks is incredibly useful, even if it only …

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24 Science Experiments Your Kids Will Love

Every kid is for rainbows, explosions, or rainbow explosions.

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How-To: $5 Mobile Phone Projector

The folks at Photojojo just posted a neat low-tech tutorial on how to make a mobile phone projector using a shoebox, a paperclip, and a magnifying glass. MacGyver would be proud. They were able to find the magnifying glass at a dollar store for, well, a dollar (so they called it the $1 projector), …

truebluemeandyou: DIY Secret Log Box.  

<b>DIY Secret Drawer Log Box Tutorial from Brooklyn Limestone here.</b> This does require a band saw (which we have and I have never touched) but I like this idea of a secret hiding place so much I <i>had</i> to post it. Really good instructions.

DIY Outdoor Lighting Ideas

Lighting is one of the easiest (and least-expensive) ways to cast an enchanting spell on any outdoor space. Try these ideas when you want to …

Furniture collection made from shipping crates

Sometimes coming up with something new doesn’t always mean you have to reinvent everything. Sometimes you can create something completely new just by …

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DIY: How to Make a Wallet Out of an Old Cowboy Boot!

14 Comments<p>We are thrilled today to share with you another lovely tutorial from the talented Alicia Jepsen of Jepsen LeatherGoods LLC. Last month she …

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Man Builds Home for $11,000 Using Local Found Materials

Kayaking instructor and boatbuilder Brian Schulz embarked on an ambitious construction project that took him about a year and a half to complete. The end result is a beautiful home in the woods that cost only $11,000! Inspired by Japanese architecture, the <i>Japanese Forest House</i> (as Schulz aptly …

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