The Lost Art of Loud Whistling Could Save Your Life

December 6, 2018 at 10:30 pm




Whistling with your fingers is the body’s built-in alarm system.

How to Make an Arrowhead from a Glass Bottle

May 13, 2018 at 12:36 pm




Make a beautiful but deadly arrowhead from the bottom of a glass bottle… it’s easier to learn on than flint!

Turn Any Log into a Stove with this Simple Gadget

May 9, 2018 at 4:29 pm




Simple, lightweight gadget transforms a log into a stove anywhere you need one

Build Your Own “Tom Sawyer” Raft With No Rope

October 23, 2017 at 7:16 pm




Man makes a rope-less raft, inspired by childhood heroes Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn. Want a fun project to do with the kids? Follow the simple step-by-step instructions below.

Free Food: How to Harvest Wild Pine Nuts (Video)

November 21, 2016 at 10:47 pm




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Most the pine nuts you buy in the store come from China, are pasteurized and cost a small fortune. Don’t you wish you could pick your own and eat them fresh for free?

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$2 an ounce! That’s $32 a pound!

You can! Anywhere there are pine trees there are pine nuts, although there are only about 20 species of pine that produce seeds large enough to be worth harvesting. In North America, these are mostly in the Southwest and along the Pacific Ocean.