Stephan Cole

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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 …

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DIY Dino: Build Your Own Kids' Toy This Christmas

This holiday season, skip the insane lines at the stores and instead create something meaningful for your little ones.<p>This holiday season, skip the insane lines at the stores and instead create something meaningful for your little ones.

15 Ways to Fix Everything With Toothpaste

Dental Care

Top 20 Automotive Tips for Gonzo Repairs

Here, auto editor Mike Allen compiles his top 20 outside-the-toolbox tips for gonzo repairs on cars, trucks, lawnmowers and anything else that has an engine.<p>Floating Feeling<p>Disintegrated float in the carburetor of your dune buggy? Make a fuel injector out of a Bic ballpoint. Gut the pen, leaving …

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Know Your Stuff: The 110 Best DIY Tips Ever

For Popular Mechanics' 110th anniversary, we decided to do something special: We dived into our archives to find the 110 best, handiest, and most helpful tips ever printed in PM. It's more than a century of DIY wisdom. (You can read the introduction to the project here.)<p>For <i>Popular Mechanics</i>' 110th …

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Meet the Italian Farm Growing Some of the Best Radicchio in the World

It's not always easy get excited about winter vegetables. Yet when you're standing in the field with <b>Paolo Manzan</b>, the owner of a small organic farm just 20 miles north of Venice called Nonno Andrea, as he cradles a head of just-harvested radicchio, you may start to question why you're so eager for …

Makr Farm Ruck Sack

"Elegant" is not often a term you associate with something that hangs from both your shoulders. Yet that's exactly how we'd describe the Makr Farm …

BioCellar Turns Abandoned Cleveland House into a Center for Urban Farming

Cleveland has just unveiled the world’s first BioCellar, a sustainable agriculture project that’s a smart mix of urban design, architecture, and …

Myanmar's Inle Lake Shows Bridge to Ancient Hydroponic Farming Systems

In today’s world, where a shift from large scale agribusiness to smaller scale, localized growing can be seen, ideas such as hydroponics and …

A Guide to Farm-to-Door Delivery Services Across the USA

Community supported agriculture (CSA) is truly a wonderful thing for farmers in need of stable income and families in need of fresh weekly groceries. It allows for direct connections between farmers and customers, and for communities to come together over fresh local food. But what about the people …

For Many, Farming Is A Labor Of Love, Not A Living

Every five years, the U.S. Department of Agriculture carries out a census of farmers: who they are, and what they are doing on their farms.<p>The agency just released the latest one, and it's a feast for all ag geeks. And here's the very first, most basic piece of new information: There are 2,109,303 …

It's Time To Toast Farm-To-Table Cocktails

Get recipes for Mimosa With Fresh Orange Juice And Raspberry Puree, Fresh Bloody Mary, Spiked Strawberry-Basil Lemonade, Gordon's Cup and Blackberry Daiquiri.<p>It was inevitable. With virtually every restaurant working hand-in-garden glove with local farmers, farm-to-table cocktails had to be the …

Good Eggs Delivers Farm Fresh Food to Your Door

Think the only way to get fresh, organic, local produce direct from the farm is by spending your Saturday morning at the farmer’s market? Think …

Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Roads aren't just for walking or driving anymore. Solar road or pathway projects around the world are showing that...<p>How do you preserve fruits and …

Farm to People Brings New York's Small Batch Foods to a National Audience

Many a food lover has visited a new place on vacation and fell in love with the local market. It's where we discover our new favorite maple syrup, try some cheese we've only read in magazines, or taste 15 kinds of apple at once. But what happens when you go back home and can't find those products …