Category: how-to & diy

How Your Brain Perceives Time (and How to Use It to Your Advantage) Learn how your brain perceives time, and how to use it to your advantage. A big plus for this piece is the links to other points of view and research references. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

How to Become Enlightened Who other than wikiHow would step up to tell us all how to become enlightened, in only 13 steps. Wow, the fast track to infinite wisdom. This has got to have to the goods, the real goods, because 46 editors so far have worked it up. I could have saved a […]

How to make an Aluminum-Air Battery . . . Super Easy!! For the DIYer, who is handy with an aluminum can, a bit of copper wire, & warm salt water. You won’t be able to run your electric car with this unless you’ve got about a billion cans and own a salt mine. But, anyway. […]

Alton Brown’s Mustard Caddy This 2-minute video demonstrates how close-ups and epic movie music can dramatize anything, even if it’s only finding a way to make sure you have mustard to spread on your hotdog. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Very cool way to separate egg yolk. All you need is 2 bowls, and a plastic water bottle. Am I forgetting something? Oh yes, eggs. Since I never have need of separating the yolks from the whites this doesn’t mean much to me, but it is very cool. Very, very cool. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Beer bottles piling up knee-deep around your place? Here’s a handy way to turn beer bottles into glass cups (?), what I’d refer to as glasses. Say, I’ll bet you could turn this into a business, huh? 5 easy steps to success. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

100 ways to become more conscious: how to raise your consciousness. Connect with nature, get exercise, examine your beliefs, and like that until you get to 100. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

You might have dipped tool handles in Plasti Dip to give them a satisfying soft feel and maybe a bright red color, say. How about dipping your car to give it a fresh look? You don’t actually dip the car—you spray using an ordinary paint sprayer. Here’s how to plasti dip your car. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

Creative ways to repurpose & reuse old stuff. Pretty cool results, too. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious

How to ground your shoes. TweetFacebookLinkedInTumblrStumbleDiggDelicious