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Our Easter Baskets

Just before Easter Room 2a made Easter Baskets from soft drink containers. The students had to recycle the containers to make the baskets. We talked about the shapes we needed the basket to be to hold our Easter Egg, we talked about the size it needed to be and the shapes we should cut out. 124 more words

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100 days of stampmaking, day 15: self-portrait. pretty much just made this to be funny, and because i thought it would be kind of hysterical to stamp your face on things like bills (not that i really have any that i pay by mail… i should’ve done it before tax time! 35 more words


5 min DIY: Update a coffee table with marble contact paper

I had this old orange Kilo table from Habitat lying around and was thinking it was probably time to send it to the charity shop…until I saw pics online of DIYs involving marble contact paper. 346 more words


Best gifts 2014: Chemex Glass Coffeemaker

Chemex Glass CoffeemakerKnown as a pristine coffeemaker, Chemex employs all the chemically right strategies for brewing. Its hourglass formed flask is made totally of glass, a chemically inert materials that doesn’t take up odors or chemical residues. 20 more words

Best Gifts 2014

Understand 1,700 Mechanical Linkages with these Helpful Animations

Mr. Đức thắng Nguyễn (Duc Thang Nguyen) is an engineer from Vietnam. Since his retirement in 2002, he has being working on an amazing animated 3D catalog of mechanical contraptions.

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Dangerous power adapter

From the this-is-a-terrible-idea-but-I’m-going-to-do-it-anyway department:

I’m in Zürich this week visiting the Disney Research lab and I forgot to bring plug adapters for my Macbook. No problem, this is why I carry thick vague copper wire in my bag and check a multitool in my luggage. 11 more words