When DIY Style Meets Highbrow Paris Fashion

Lisa Gachet’s Make My Lemonade is a colorful alternative to the Paris fashion scene of Canal St.

Why You'll Love Lifehack Tips From South Africa's First YouTube Star

SuzelleDIY is a quirky South African DIY diva who delivers life advice with laughs and bad puns.

Slip Sliding Away? Here's How to Ice-Proof Your Shoes

After a brush with America’s scariest hike on an icy day, this reporter reflects on ways to slip-proof your shoes.

How to Do a Better 'Dad Christmas'

A few ideas for divorced fathers trying to pull off the perfect — or just satisfactory — holiday festivities in a new space.


The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Finding Your Inner Doctor: The Rise of New-Age DIY Tools

From Pap smears and UTI tests to tracking fertility, a growing band of DIY health care startups want to save you the trouble of seeing a doctor.

Enjoy a DIY Road Trip to Elephant Heaven

You don’t need to pay through the nose for a guided safari.

The DIYers Building Their Own Space Programs

From open-source enthusiasts and hobbyists to college and high school students, everyone’s joining the space race.

Flying to Freedom in a Homemade Airplane

Eugeniusz Pieniazek lovingly constructed the Cuckoo, and it got him out of communist Poland.

These Home Remedies Will Fix What's Ailing You ... Our Readers Say So

These homegrown concoctions might save you a trip to the pharmacy.

Got a Cough? Try Bosnia’s Witchy Brew

These home remedies come with no scientific proof, but the locals swear by their enchanted effectiveness.


The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

The Home Remedies Indians Swear By

Stuffy nose or headache? These traditional kitchen concoctions can save you a trip to the drugstore.

Could a DIY Gizmo Light Up Puerto Rico?

Tens of thousands on the hurricane-struck island still have no electricity.

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