Matthew Todhunter

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7 Offbeat Urban Farms Found Around the World

Urban farms are popping up all over the world as more communities are gaining interest in growing their own food as a way to address access, boost local economy, and spark conversations around our food systems. There's something magical about starting a seedling, tending to its growth, and …

Today, even US water is overly medicated—these scientists want to change that

With billions of US meds, algae, fish, and insects getting high on contaminated sewage.<p>Sylvia Lee, PhD, is a scientist at the Cary Institute of …

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Tour A Tiny Home With A Tinier Hot Tub

Even skeptics might be sold on small-space living with this one.<p>The minimalist living trend certainly does not seem to be dying down. There are families of four who live in just over 300 square feet, surprisingly charming buses-turned-hotels, and cottages on wheels. And the latest home we've …

Small Spaces

25 Skills Every Man Should Know: Your Ultimate DIY Guide

These days, you can outsource almost any job -- but some things you need to know how to do yourself. Study our master list with step-by-step tips from the experts, and test your DIY aptitude each step of the way.<p>These days, you can outsource almost any job -- but some things you need to know how to …

Woodworking

Cabinet cleats

This easy and attractive way to hang cabinets involves a wooden cleat above and below the cabinet against the wall. These cleats are picked to …

Knockdown Nicholson Workbench, Day .625

I had only 90 minutes in the shop today as we spent most of our daylight getting my daughter packed for college and taking her out for a rib …

And So Castings Made of (Kinetic) Sand . . . Turn Out Pretty Well, Actually

That kinetic sand stuff is pretty cool. It’s soft, it builds motor skills, and outside of sprinkling it on carpet, it’s not messy. If you don’t know, …

Building of an indoor computerized grow box

7.1 years ago indoor growbox<p>Before going into my latest version of the grow box, I think it would be good to go through the brief history of my …

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Recipe: Spicy Korean Grilled Chicken

Combine the onions, garlic, soy sauce, gochujang, brown sugar, honey, rice vinegar, and sesame oil in a bowl and mix well. Place the chicken …

The MacGyver Mindset: Outdoor Tips, Tricks & DIYs

Whether you're just in your backyard or off somewhere in the woods camping overnight, these DIYs will help you enjoy your time spent outdoors. Some …

Alberto Alessi on Viking kettles, lemon squeezers and 'design victims'

"Design victims are very important to our business model," says Alberto Alessi with a mischievous grin. "They are the ones who forgo function and price over the emotional value of a product. And they forgive a lot."<p>He is in London to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Design Museum, and almost …

Untidiness and Ruin in Shops

Whether it is that untidiness leads to ruin or that a manufacturer who is losing money has not the moral stamina to keep things in trim, thrifty …

Designers recreate stone age tools with space age technology

For more than a million years, the simple stone hand axe was one of our most important tools, but in the age of smartphones and virtual reality it can be hard to understand how revolutionary it really was. In their design series "Man Made," Dov Ganchrow and Ami Drach use 3D printing to make the …

How to Massage Your Partner

Many people enjoy massage on a regular basis, as it helps them to feel good about themselves and, of course, giving a massage is a great way to show …

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Homemade Chocolate Peanut Butter

<i>Updated on</i> <i>by</i> Averie Sunshine<p>Chocolate and peanut butter. One of the best flavor pairings on earth.<p>And you can make your own chocolate peanut butter …

Ukraine crisis: Pro-Russia rebel vote to go ahead

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1075000/1075137_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524657915_b2e4a30192df0755925f8a52547181fe<p><b>Pro-Russian activists in eastern Ukraine have decided to go ahead with an independence referendum on Sunday, despite a call from Russian President</b> …

Ukrainian leader to protesters: Surrender and you won't be prosecuted

Pro-Russian protesters who disarm and leave occupied buildings will not be prosecuted, Ukraine's acting President Oleksandr Turchynov said Thursday.<p>"In the case when people put down their weapons and free administrative buildings, we don't need to approve laws about amnesty. We guarantee there will …

Crisis in Ukraine

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U.N. Security Council meets as Ukraine 'teeters on the brink'

Strong condemnations and accusations were traded Sunday night as the U.N. Security Council held an urgent, previously unscheduled meeting to discuss the worsening crisis in Ukraine.<p>Speaking first, Oscar Fernandez-Taranco, U.N. assistant secretary-general for political affairs, set the tone for …

No sign of crackdown as Ukraine deadline passes

Scores of pro-Russian protesters storm a Ukrainian police headquarters and confront the officers inside. Hundreds outside back up the intruders, chanting. A Russian flag flies from the structure as the crowd listens to activists with a megaphone at the entrance.<p>Monday was the day the Ukrainian …

Russia calls for emergency meeting at UN as crisis continues in Ukraine

Ukrainian security forces confronted pro-Russian militants in eastern Ukraine Sunday after several government buildings were seized in defiance of the government in Kiev. In New York, Russian diplomats called for an emergency session of the United Nations Security Council

Separatists tighten grip on east Ukraine, EU agrees more sanctions on Moscow | News Home | Reuters

SLAVIANSK/DONETSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Armed pro-Russian separatists seized more buildings in eastern Ukraine on Monday, expanding their control after the government failed to follow through on threatened military crackdown leaving Moscow’s partisans essentially unopposed.<p>Pro-Russian armed men …