Learn more about science, weather and energy by conducting these experiments with easy-to-find materials.
Something about a ship in a bottle doesn’t seem to fit. Oh, that’s it — the ship! Learn the secret to create your own ship in a bottle.
Watch video tips from a young golfer who has played with the pros.
Build a fun power door opener as seen in science-fiction and spy movies.
Grab a piece of paper and a pencil and get ready to learn how to give your friends a few yucks and chuckles. This is a lesson in how to draw caricatures.
We scoured the Internet for these six strange recipes and oddball cooking methods. Then we challenged a Scout troop to try them out.
This project is a creative way to recycle materials and have an interesting and functional shelf.
Want to make an amazing movie? Just follow these tips from one of the best filmmakers around.
It’s not as easy to get an autograph in person as it used to be. Here’s how to attract your favorite baseball player’s attention.
Like most food, doughnuts taste even better when you're camping. Here's a simple recipe to cook fresh doughnuts on your next outing.
Pedro tells the story, but you twist the plot in our new interactive adventure.
Build this classic toy and become a yo-yo expert.
Walking sticks make hiking more fun. Next time you go hiking, step out with a personal walking stick that you made yourself.
Learn more about weather and meteorology by completing these weather-related projects.
Put a used coffee or food can to good use by making this rustic lantern.
You can demonstrate cool scientific laws using common objects around the house.
Learn some basic skateboarding techniques from a world record-holding skater.
Show your dad he's the best on Father's Day, with a handmade gift. Here are 6 great homemade gift ideas to try.
This ring toss game is perfect for a picnic, Scout meeting or just while hanging out with friends and family.
Don't be left in the dark. This leather holster keeps your flashlight handy.
If you curve some aluminum foil just right, you can cook hot dogs with the sun's heat.
Do you want to learn how to be a rockstar? Learning to play guitar requires a lot of practice, but getting lessons from a professional teacher can help get you there faster.
You can grow lots of food in a small space by placing plants close together in squares instead of traditional rows.
Don't waste money buying bait. Gather your own! It's simple with this easy-to-make trap.
Show your mom she's the best with a handmade Mother's Day gift.
With some nails and plywood, make three different games and puzzles.
Whew, it’s been a whirlwind of a couple of months with our first ever Cub Scouts Pinewood Derby Photo Contest. First of all, we want to say thank you to all of you who
Turn a leaf into a treasure with this simple cement casting project. Display the "fossil" in your room or use it as a stepping-stone in the garden.
With these ice-fishing tip-ups, you'll always know when you have a bite when fishing on a frozen lake.
Step-by-step guide to building a bird feeder to help keep wintering and migrating birds well fed.
Step-by-step instructions to build DIY wooden blinds that look great.
It’s getting close to the end of the month and for most of you that means wrapping up your Pinewood Derby events. For us it means wrapping up Phase 1 of the 2015 Cub
Scouting has been around a long time, so of course it often pops up in our entertainment and popular culture. While, obviously, no one is “stuck on” Webelos for
To take great smartphone photos, you need to hold your phone steady. This simple, easy-to-build smartphone stabilizer is one way to make sure your cellphone photos and videos will be shake-free.
Pinewood Derby isn’t always about the speed. Creativity counts for a lot. But there’s something about these creative Pinewood Derby cars that made us hungry, real
Power a digital clock by making a battery out of lemons.
Make this cool pingpong ball launcher for target-shooting fun.
Boyslife.org readers have sent us photos of amazing pinewood derby car designs. Take a look at some of our favorites.
Build the strength and endurance to take part in all your adventures.
Gather some branches, make a simple frame and create this handy clothes rack.
Native Americans used turkey bones to craft turkey calls and necklaces. Put your Thanksgiving leftovers to good use with these fun DIY projects.
Show off your carpentry skills and help out your family.
Show off your Scouting mementos.
Use magnets to make your own lock and key for your footlocker or other storage box.
Keep your loose change or other small stuff safe inside this handy leather pouch.
Here's how to tumble your way to rich compost for your garden and plants.
Try these step-by-step directions for building a raised pet-bowl stand to provide a comfortable place for your dog or cat to eat and drink.
You can make this rustic planter out of split pallet slats and a five-gallon bucket.
Use these handy smartphone photography tips to take awesome pictures with your camera phone.
Want to take better digital photos? Here are 12 tips that will help your pictures really stand out.
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