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Woodsmith Tips

<b>Woodsmith Woodworking Giveaway!</b><p>GRAND PRIZE — Grandpa’s Tool Chest, Hand-Made by <i>Woodsmith</i> Craftsman!<br>• Plus Enter to Win up to 15 Other Prizes from</i> …

Make Wooden Balls With A Router!

Routers

Making The Ultimate Sanding Block

Mexico police find mass grave and severed heads in Michoacan

<b>Mexican police have found a mass grave containing at least 20 bodies in the small municipality of Tinguindin, in troubled western Michoacan state.</b><p>In nearby Zacan, the severed heads of four men were discovered by residents early on Thursday.<p>Vigilante groups began an offensive in the area a month ago …

War on smoking: More diseases linked to cigarettes

WASHINGTON — It's no secret that smoking causes lung cancer. But what about diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, erectile dysfunction? Fifty years into the war on smoking, scientists still are adding diseases to the long list of cigarettes' harms — even as the government struggles to get more people to …

Flex Coat Co. - Cork Lathe Tips & Tricks "How We Do It"

Make a Table saw sled with an Awesome safety feature.

Power Tools

How To Build A Router Table With A Simple Router Lift

Your science questions answered

Q <b>Why don't winds blow across isobars?</b> asks Richard Thomas, via email<p>According to Dr Andrew Russell from Brunel University, winds blow almost parallel to the isobars because of the Earth's spin. "We are all on the rotating Earth," says Russell, "So when air starts to move from high to low pressure …

Male brain versus female brain: How do they differ?

Chapter 16 of my book, <i>50 Human Brain Ideas You Really Need to Know</i>. Here's the introduction to the book, the chapter about topographic mapping, the chapter about mirror neurons, and my post about the most important idea in neuroscience.<p><b>Summary</b>: Subtle observable differences exist between male and …

FYI: Why Are Mean People So Hot?

It's not that meanies are more physically attractive than everyone else. They're just very good at fooling us.<p>Mean people are attractive because of their meanness, not in spite of it. What I call meanness is more officially known as the "Dark Triad" of personality traits—narcissism, …

Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books 2013 shortlist announced

An eclectic list of books is competing for the biggest ever prize offered by the Royal Society Winton Prize for Science Books<p>I know you've been waiting for this exciting news all summer: the shortlist for the Royal Society's 2013 Winton Science Book Prize! As if that's not exciting enough, …

Google and Raspberry Pi join forces to create Coder

Over the last few years, interest in coding (especially for the web) has led to a blossoming of resources that help average people learn how to …

Voyager 1 leaves solar system

Carrying the images, sounds and technology of the 1970s, the space probe Voyager 1 has left our solar system and begun a journey that will take it to interstellar space and possibly other life forms.<p>Equipped with an eight-track tape recorder, computers with 240,000 times less memory than an iPhone …