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Vintage VW Bus Monster Trucks Are Actually Electric Too
Since Volkswagen’s futuristic rendition of the classic microbus has drawn mixed responses after rolling out at last week’s Consumer Electronics Show. The internet seems unanimously stoked on this idea of a retro hippie van jacked up on truck tires. This picture of two model m...
‘Sea Organ’ Uses Ocean Waves To Make Beautiful Music
A Croatian architect designed a 230-foot-long organthat turns the rhythm of the waves into actual music. Nope, not nonsensical bellows or chaotic tones. Real, actual, music. Most of us have never seen, or heard, anything like it. Imagine walking along the picturesque Adriatic Sea, treading li...
1 Canoe, 6 People and a Steep Hill, What were they thinking??? (Video)
There's nothing like winter antics to see just what you can do in the snow!  This family group dared to do the unthinkable in their canoe on a hill that you will not believe... you'll just have to watch it to believe that no-one died or froze to death in the making of this video.... Yeah, tha...
22 shipwrecks discovered in one spot off the coast of Greece
Imagine finding 22 ships around a small Greek archipelago, the insight to a culture filled with so much history. We have all been influenced by. Underwater archaeologists have discovered 22 shipwrecks around a small Greek archipelago, revealing what may be the ancient shipwreck capital of the w...
A $100 Christmas Challenge: How Good A Deal Can You Find?
Are you home with family, and needing something creative to do?  Well I've got just the little scavenger hunt for you!  If you've gotten extremely creative this year, after the clock ran out of time for the hand made gifts begins the last minute shopping for Christmas deals. Most of us beg...
A 2300 Year Old Battery? 15 Rare Historical Artifacts You Won't Believe Exist!
The Baghdad Battery is one of the interesting and unique items featured in the video below.   There is no written record as to the exact function of the jar, but the best guess is that it was a type of battery. Scientists believe the batteries (if that is their correct function) could have...
A two horse-powered mower like you've never seen before (video)
Horse Drawn Lawn Mower Two hands to start it and two horses to pull it... Farmers and off-gridders are two breeds of DIY like no other! via: facebook...
Alpin Drums: Alternative Music From The Alps (Video)
Alpine Drums is a group of mountain farmer musicians that play with every day common tools, household and farm items. Their music is original and reminds me of the group STOMP. // Love it... #Drums #Alpindrums #Funny #unique Posted by Ingibjörg N. Frið      vi...
An Old Farmer Discovers A Group Of Women Skinny Dipping In His Pond
An elderly man in Louisiana had owned a large farm for several years. He had a large pond in the back. It was properly shaped for swimming, so he fixed it up nice with picnic tables, horseshoe courts, and some apple and peach trees. One evening the old farmer decided to go down to the pond, as he ...
Baby Crib in the Shape of a Toyota Truck That Turns Into A Changing Table (Photos)
I guess a new addition to the family brings the creative side of any parent. In this case the traditional baby crib, was exchanged for a very creative one in the shape of a Toyota Truck, complete with a grill (drawer), a hood (changing table) and a beautiful interior (Crib itself). via Good...
Backyard Water Hole And A Bamboo Boat
We all have that special spot to play that we remember about where we grew up.  Here's one family that shared such a fantastac playplace in the Phillippines.  Have a look:   Here's the family made bamboo raft   rn-c Lola Netz Mini underground river located @ ...
Blue Spotted Tail with Bonnie and The Bus: She Sings, Paints, and Eats Flowers
"Free from the epidemic societal structure that dictates we spend the majority of our lives trying to afford our base necessities in unnecessary levels, small homes like my bus, along with the tiny house movements happening all over the world, endeavour to display how the attainment of what is NEEDE...
Catfishing on the Warrior River, And This Is A Catch Like No Other!
This puts a new spin on the term "Catfishing". These guys were not expecting this kind of Catfish when they decided to go to the Warrior River that morning. They were perplexed when a small cat swam across the river towards their boat, not knowing that there was another one just waiting in the ...
Couple Adopts Dying Baby Boar and Raises Her Like Their Own Child (PHOTOS+VIDEO)
When Raffaele relaxes on the sofa,  the 100-pound boar, who is now two years old, curls up to snuggle with him. For pet lovers, snuggling up on the couch with our cats and dogs is a pretty common occurrence, but one Italian couple has an unusual cuddle buddy: a 100-pound boar they’ve rais...
Dilemma: Would you Fix It or Leave It? Who Stepped In My Cement?
What would you do if you had chicken prints in your newly poured concrete slab?  If you're in the cement business, unexpected events are all too common.  Here are just a few surprises that came along....   Sometimes concrete seem a little bit too permanent... so don't let it han...
Diner in the Sky: 130 ft Up in the Air. Would you Dare?
You are hoisted into the air with your table, seat, waiters and even an entertainer and have dinner in the sky. Over the past years, Dinner in the Sky has criss-crossed the skies of 45 countries in Europe, as well as Australia, Japan, India, Dubaï, South-Africa, Brazil, United States, Mexico, C...
DIY CATAPULTS FOR KIDS!!!! (video)
// DIY CATAPULTS FOR KIDS!!!! Posted by Coffee Cups and Crayons on Friday, July 31, 2015 via Facebook...
DTV Shredder: Literally Like Nothing You Have EVER Seen Before!
This is where action & power sports meet!   The DTV Shredder is a brand new type of off-road vehicle. The Shredder combines the best characteristics of traditional board sports with the power of motocross and ATVing. Our Patented DUAL-CTV Transmission system convert the riders body moveme...
Even Walt Disney Promotes Food In Their Gardening Beauty!
"It’s no wonder that the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival draws guests with green thumbs, an affinity for beautiful blooms and fun photos. Even our own shutterbugs here at Walt Disney World keep coming back to for more." This is Florida Fresh Weekend at the Festival, celebratin...
Extraordinarily Hand Made With Wood
The joys of wooden toy replicas makes an excellent hobby. It not only is a lot of fun but also has its rewards. With a few basic shop tools along with a good set of plans, the fun begins. There are many different toy replicas to choose from and in most cases are challenging to build. The whole ...
FREE RANGE CHICKEN FARMER RELEASES A HUGE STAMPEDE OF CHICKENS!
If you are not exactly sure what “free range” means, it is a method of farming where the animals are allowed to roam free outside for at least part of the day, which lead to happier healthier laying hens, which in the end will give you better quality eggs. The U.S. Department of Agricult...
Freeboarding; They found the fastest hill, and went down it...
In the quest of the sickest alpine hill, the Europe team found the Grossglockner, in Tirol Austria.We found one of the fastest hill, with the best curves and the the scenery was just insane. It was filmed in August. Riding by Arnaud Debluze, Nicolas Gaillard, Jon Ehm, Roberto Lopez, Rémy Vera...
Giant Vending Machine Dispenses Bikes and Surfboards Instead of Junk Food (Video)
The 14-foot-tall vending machine spit out mountain bikes and surfboards as if they were packages of chips, as well as life vests and giant British Columbia postcards. Emblazened with photographs from British Colombia’s lush countryside, the mysterious vending machine invaded Justin Herman Plaz...
Going For A Walk, No Animal Left Behind: A Walk Around The Farm Is Contageous
Nobody likes to be left caged in... in fact, one family likes to be sure everybody gets to go, and the farm is all the happier for it.... watch this:     // Quack! Taking all your animals for a walk .... I love how the chickens come running .. Posted by Amazing to See on Sunday, Februa...
Guilty Dogs: When man's best friend goes bad
This is a short article celebrating those moments in which your dog shows guilt or remorse for having done something totally WRONG! Please enjoy these two videos. From Man's best friend to you!    via https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uy_1pjuVugA  and https://www.youtube.c...
His Sons Are Texting During Dinner. Dad’s Reaction? PRICELESS! 'Pass The Salt'
By Barbara Diamond  This short film is perfect for today’s tricky combination of family and technology, creating the need for real-time communication vs. the desire to participate in social media. Created by a writer and filmmaker named Matthew Abeler, “Pass The Salt” is a &...
Hunter Thinks He Hit The Jack-Pot... And Then Realizes What He Had Done. (Satire)
I'm sorry, but as many of you know, Santa used to have a fleet of reindeer who pranced on the rooftops. Today as you may or may not have heard, a hunter was chasing grass fed organic antibiotic free venison when he stumbled through his scope into this unbelievable nightmare. Moms, Dads, you're gonna...
Indoor Fun Activities and Crafts for Children
Spring is knocking its doors, but the cold weather it is still keeping us inside, what a better way to spend indoor time than doing something with our children? This are just examples of things that you can make by re-purposing materials and things you have around the house. What about thi...
Is This Real Life? Star Wars Scout Walker In The Back Yard!
A short time ago, on a wind-swept plain not that far away, there sat a thing of beauty: a life-size replica of the All Terrain Scout Transport from Return of the Jedi. Made of timber, plastic, and bits of scrap metal, the scout walker stands at a little over 27 feet tall, seats two, and appears to h...
Jamming With The Band At Highway Speeds
A rigged  motorcycle is seen driving in the freeway jamming and playing music to the delight of the surrounding drivers.  I don't see the driver being distracted here.  It's the occupants playin' the music ;) via Facebook  ...
Lumberjack Snowmobile... here's how! (2 videos)
Chainsaw Skating, Ice Racing, Saskatchewan Snowmobiling, whatever we decide to call it, this trend is picking up speed!  A new winter olympics sport in the making?     // Saskatchewan Snowmobile Posted by Daniel Maylan on Thursday, February 18, 2016...
Magical Tablecloth Kingdoms for Children: Imagination at Play.
"Bul-Bul"  Having 3 girls that we homeschool, playtime is always an important part of the day. It is important that imagination is always stimulated and that simple toys provide the most entertainment possible. Offgridconnection.com is a spinoff from Offgridquest.com that will feature a section...
Man gets stuck in a compost bin in gardening accident, family just laughs
A man working on the side of his geenhouse, falls and gets stuck inside a compost bin. What happens next is hilarious, his family instead of helping him right away they got their cellphone out and started recording... and laughing. via Youtube...
Moody Little Sister's - 'Ocean Rock & Sand' from 'Wild Places'
Moody Little Sister's - 'Ocean Rock & Sand' from 'Wild Places' Wild Places, led them to question who they were as people, what they were doing artistically, and how they were going about booking shows and setting up tours, having traditionally played over 100 shows a year since their inception t...
origami engine: Incredibly detailed tiny V8 motor made of paper revealed (and it really works)
I love this little paper engine. What is most amazing to me is the fact that it was created all of a normal engine’s granular mechanisms out of paper, the cylinders are 5.5 mm in diameter and scotch tape used to reduce friction. The entire contraption is 32 mm long, 24 mm wide and 27 mm in&nbs...
Paris Apartment Unlocked After 70 Years!! (18 Slides And A Video)
A Parisian apartment left untouched for over 70 years was discovered in the quartier of Pigalle a few summers ago and I've been meaning to share the images with you.  Time to unlock the vault... {asense version=12}    ...
Parking Garage That Will Double as a Playground in Copenhagen
The Danish firm, Jaja Architects, is garnering attention for their Park 'n' Play design—a parking garage and playground combination. In a process called urban regeneration, The Nordhaven district in Copenhagen, Denmark, is soon to include living quarters for 40,000 inhabitants. Strategically l...
Porcupine who thinks he is a puppy! (Video)
Stinkers the porcupine is about the cutest thing ever, acting like a puppy to get handlers at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center to give him belly rubs! Holy cuteness Batman! Meet Stinkers (formerly Snickers, but renamed as she tends to be a tad pungent), a 5-year-old porcupine rescued by the ...
Rodeo Teeter Totter
This is why cowboys are tough! Few people would step into the arena with a bull, and even fewer would ride the rodeo teeter totter!  Besides, what do you do for fun where there's no wifi?  Rodeo! And sometimes, the cowboys lose:  ...
SCARED AWAY: A 20-pound French bulldog confronts two bears on its owner’s property
Enjoy this video with a bit of animal antics from recent viral clips....the first segment is a fresh clip...bulldog chases bears out of his yard... Bears and Beach Boys Video Edit from David Webster on Vimeo....
Simply amazing creations out of wood!
As they say, it’s never too early to start planning for next year’s Holiday season. And if you are handy with wood, have a lathe and a few chisels in your garage, some of the DIY decorations that can be created are truly breathtaking. In the video below, you’ll see a young German w...
Students Lost GoPro Attached to Balloon Returns TWO YEARS Later
Bryan Chan and four friends released the weather balloon in June 2013  They attached a camera and hoped to find it after landing by using GPS But their plan failed and the GoPro could not be found... or so they thought Two years later an AT&T worker found the camera and phone while hiking&n...
Supsquatch: Gigantic Inflatable Surfboard Fun! (With Wipeout Videos)
Even though some of us are living through the winter at the moment. There are places in this world that Summer is in full swing, what a great way to enjoy being at the beach than enjoying a ride in this very large inflatable surfboard called the Supsquatch. Approximately 16 feet long, 6 1/2 f...
The Dog That Can Outwit A Human And Put 'Em In A Cage
To help friends get together, GUINNESS® has trained a highly specialized sheepdog to round up mates and ensure they get to the pub on St Patrick's Day. via Youtube...
The Fast-Cutting One-Man Timber Saw
In this comedic rendition of what happens when a handy man works out an idea to make things faster or better, Red Green is right on the money with how a handy-man's mind works:: And there you have it Now enjoy this video rendition of: "Crosscut Saw" by Van Wagner....
These 22 Laws May Be The Most Ridiculous Things I've Ever Heard...
Here are 22 laws so ridiculous we literally couldn't help but write an article about them and share them with you!  If you know of a law we didn't mention, make sure you tell us about it.  Without further ado... 22.  Bingo cannot last more than 5 hours (North Carolina) 21.  Chic...
These Veggies Are Very Unhealthy For You! 12 Delicious Garden Designs:
Creativity does wonders for the mind, as well as for the taste buds.  In this case, looks can be deceiving!!   The wonders that come with fd&c green food coloring might look gardenelicious, but are quite contrary!!  I hope you enjoy these as I did!...
This Chicken Lived for 18 Months Without a Head
Seventy years ago, a farmer beheaded a chicken in Colorado, and it refused to die. Mike, as the bird became known, survived for 18 months and became famous. But how did he live without a head for so long, asks Chris Stokel-Walker. On 10 September 1945 Lloyd Olsen and his wife Clara were killing chic...
This Strange Phenomena In An Oklahoma Town Is Too Weird For Words
  When nature defies gravity, maybe this can be something you do with your family, drive down to Oklahoma and try and figure out how this works. In the small town of Springer, Oklahoma (near Ardmore) lies an ordinary hill with a strange phenomena. If you put your vehicle in neutral at the bottom of...
Van Gogh Documentary To Be First Fully Painted Feature Film Ever Made
“Loving Vincent is an investigation delving into the life and controversial death of Vincent Van Gogh, one of the world’s most beloved painters, as told through his paintings and by the characters that inhabit them,” reads the film synopsis. “The intrigue unfolds through interviews with the ...
What happens when Cholos try Kale Chips and Kombucha?
In this video Cholos are given Kale Chips and Kombucha to try for the first time. The reactions are too funny.   If you would like to try them here's a video on how to make kale chips via Youtube...
When Bears and Bigfoots Roam In The City...
Wouldn't this be fun? Can you see yourself putting the reindeer shoes late at night on Christmas Eve, to surprise your children or wearing the bear track shoes to scare some unsuspected friend or co-worker? I thought of how cool the idea was of having shoes like these when I first saw the pictures.&...
When getting lost is actually fun: The world's most incredible mazes include ice labyrinths and hedgerow shapes
Since the first labyrinths were created in the times of ancient Cretans and Egyptians, mazes have always fascinated  From mazes with bridges and castles, to ones carved from ice, there is no limit to the designs of these attractions Here are some of the creative, pruned wonders from around the ...
Who Needs Toys When You Have Cardboard Boxes?
Don't throw away those cardboard boxes, have some fun with them. Living Off-grid doesn't mean that you can't enjoy life from time to time! What a better opportunity to do something as a family than when you have leftover cardboard boxes. Look at some of these ideas and enjoy creating hours...
Wildcraft! Teaching Kids All About Plants While Having Fun
Grandma needs huckleberries to bake a pie. You and your cousins embark on an adventure up the mountain to collect berries as well as herbs she uses. Will you all harvest the right plants to help with the trouble you run into along the way? Will you make it back before nightfall? The only way to win...
World’s First ‘Phodographer’ Dog Uses Heart Rate Monitor That Snaps Pics When He Gets Excited
Sure, photographers take a lot of photos of dogs, but did anyone ever ask dogs what they want to take pictures of? With this new “Heartography” heart monitor and photo camera system, Nikon aims to let dogs show their owners what excites and interests them by snapping a photo from their p...
You Will Not Believe What These Guys Do On The Ice! Winter Is Coming Soon...
In the Northern hemisphere, things are beginning to cool off as school is going, and Summer is over.  Here's something to look forward to if you're far enough north.  For those in the Southern part of the world, if you've got your freeze on... check this out!   Disclaimer.... please...