Jon Pierce

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Take a fresh approach to updating your entire house

We’ve all been there: You want to revamp at least one room in your home — or maybe every last one of them, but you’re stumped on where to start. You might have a definite style in mind, or you fear you might lose your mind trying to select one. That’s where our panel of professional designers comes …

Home Decorating

How to Start a Podcast

Every influencer and individual interested in producing content, building a brand, starting or growing a business, selling a product, service, or …

Launch your science experiment on a weather balloon!

<b>Plant Seeds:</b> compare the growth of plants grown from seeds flown to the edge of space vs. seeds left behind.<p><b>Bubble Wrap:</b> Will it pop? Is the low …

Arduino

This Is The Mindset You Need To Succeed 10X or 100X In Life (And It's The Opposite Of Convention)

When two people come together who are living in their "unique ability," they can go 100X bigger in their goals.<p><b>"</b><b>Being a giver is not good for a 100-</b><b>yard</b><b>dash</b><b>, but it's valuable in a marathon.</b><b>"</b><b>--</b> Adam Grant<p>Many people are TAKERS, especially those who desperately want success.<p>They engage in …

Warren Buffett Says Integrity Is the Most Important Trait to Hire For. Ask These 12 Questions to Find It

It's what holds all three together or everything crumbles.<p>Billionaire Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, has lived by a set of awe-inspiring values and principles that has led to unbelievable success.<p>So whenever he imparts his wisdom, you want to tune in. As it relates to …

Hackster’s Handpicked Projects of the Week – Hackster’s Blog

A Cryptocurrency Ticker, a Lunchbox Arcade, a Self-Watering Planter, an Arduino Apple Watch, a Cellular-Connected Drone + More<p>Compact LED display …

Money Maker!

Money Maker is not really a money maker, it's a simple illusion that appears to convert a lower denomination bill (or blank paper) into a higher …

How-to spruce up your mantel for Christmas under $50

The most wonderful time of the year is when families come together for the holidays. In preparation for entertaining, I love decorating my space. A mantel is a focal point of your home, so why not spruce it up for the holiday season. Decorate your mantel with ornaments, garland, pine cones, holiday …

15 Awesome DIY Projects That You Can Make and Sell

Whether you want to make some extra cash or want to start your own business, there are seemingly endless DIY projects to sell once you get the hang …

Home Ownership

Makerspace Project - Make a Light Saber Using Paper Circuits

Great STEM Project<p>Making paper circuit light sabers are great for boys and girls of all ages. This is a fun STEM project that shows how circuits work.<p>…

Arduino

Engaging All Learners in Physical Tinkering

To engage all learners, we must design more ways to tinker with electronics beyond just the computer science curriculum.<p>by Kreg Hanning<p>New tools …

How to Teach the Language of 3D Modeling and Design

Introduction: How to Teach the Language of 3D Modeling and Design<p>About: Tinkercad is a free and easy, browser-based 3D design and modeling tool for …

10 Simple Things Successful People Do Every Morning (Infographic)

You don't have to be a morning person to start your day off right.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Even if you’re not a “morning person,” there are still a number of things you can have a successful start to your day. And that doesn’t mean go on a five-mile run or answer …

20 gadgets under $20 that you'll actually use every day

There are plenty of products out there that cost less than $20, but most of them never get used. A USB drive that works in outer space? Can’t imagine …

Shopping

Star Power Adds Humor To The Newest Airline Safety Videos

There is no more captive audience than a plane full of passengers at the start of a flight. While the safety video plays, airlines would like us to give it our full attention even though, let’s be honest, the narrative is a bit formulaic.<p>For all the airlines that play it straight with information …

British Airways

Meet the Woman Trying to Prepare Your Town for the Total Eclipse

During a solar eclipse, the moon slides in front of the sun, blocking it perfectly, and a swath of the world goes dark. And on August 21, that …

American Astronomical Society

How to Build a Sustainable Blue Ocean

High performing and sustainable market-creating strategies align value, profit and people.

Sustainability

Seven Things To Expect From The 2017 Solar Eclipse

On August 21st, 2017, the Moon will pass directly between the Sun and the Earth, creating a solar eclipse. Just like all objects in the presence of the Sun, the Moon casts a shadow in space, extending in a cone-like shape for 378,000 kilometers before coming to an end. But the Earth will be closer …

Astronomy

7 Ways to Make Your Next Presentation Your Best Yet: by Ronell Smith

The Easiest Arduino High Altitude Balloon Data Logger

Check out our 360 video from space here: High Altitude balloons are effective tools in conducting experiments and measuring data in the stratosphere. …

100+ Makerspace Materials & Products w/ Supply List

Longtime Apple Feature Won't Be Coming to the New MacBook Pro

A longtime sound on Apple computers won’t be coming to the new MacBook Pro, according to reports.<p>The Apple startup chime, a brief sound that lets …

Great Buys for "Joe" Audio & Entertainment: Approved by Consumer Reports | Shopswell

Love great movies and TV? This is a collection of, 'straight up the middle' awesome values (terrific quality for a fair price). Certainly not the …

Unplugging the Hour of Code

Teaching kids to code is arguably as important to today’s youth as numeracy and literacy. In many ways code is numeracy and literacy. More so, it is …

Keep Your Home Clean for Good with These 5 Daily Tasks

Spending every Sunday on chores? Reclaim your weekend by adding these simple tasks to your daily routine.<p>Spending every Sunday on chores? Reclaim …

Deck box plans | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This step by step diy project is about <b>deck box plans</b>. If you want to add storage space to your backyard, building a deck box is a possible solution …

Woodworking

Want to Raise Wildly Successful Kids? Science Says Do This for Them (but Their Schools Probably Won't)

A 45-year study of 5,000 gifted students reaches some controversial conclusions.<p>This is a story about gifted kids, science--and a big mistake.<p>It starts with a longitudinal study of some the most intelligent young people the United States has ever produced--a study involving more than 5,000 students …

10 Things You Need to Learn From Apple's Marketing

You've never seen Apple engage in a price war, have you? Find out why.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Steve Jobs didn't have a master's degree, and he certainly wasn't an engineer, but he excelled at marketing. Those marketing skills propelled Apple into the top spot …

32 Texts That Will Make You Laugh Way Harder Than You Should

They just will.

A Beginner’s Guide to Bringing Coding Into the Classroom

Technology in School<p>A Beginner’s Guide to Bringing Coding Into the Classroom<p>By Kasey Bell     Nov 30, 2015<p>Flickr<p>In case you haven’t been paying …