If you curve some aluminum foil just right, you can cook hot dogs with the sun's heat.
Make a whistle that you can use to signal, play a tune or just show off your carving skills.
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.
Mother’s Day is coming up. Show your mom just how great she is by making her a gift inspired by Mother Nature herself! Topped off with a homemade card, it will be a present Mom will never forget.
You can build your miniature golf course with any available combination of bricks, wood, aluminum siding, whatever works.
With some nails and plywood, make three different games and puzzles.
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.
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.
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.
With a tin can and paper clips, make a mini disc-golf basket.
Power a digital clock by making a battery out of lemons.
Make this cool pingpong ball launcher for target-shooting fun.
A former NASA engineer explains how you can use science to succeed at your next pinewood derby.
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 crafted turkey calls and necklaces from turkey bones. Put your Thanksgiving leftovers to good use with these projects.
Make a picture frame out of twigs. Makes a great gift!
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 with this handy pouch.
Here's how to tumble your way to rich compost for your garden and plants.
Go Green and recycle empty plastic bottles and jugs into fun and useful projects.
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 this solar food dehydrator to make dried healthy snacks for your next camping or hiking trip.
A paracord watchband makes a great gift or can be used as a survival tool. Unraveled, it provides about 10 feet of handy paracord for fixing tent lines or tying together broken gear. You can even use the line inside the cord for fishing line.
Don't throw away that old wooden baseball bat. It can still be a hit as a nameplate.
Create T-shirts or flags for your pack or troop with this easy and fun stencil project.
Twig, or bent willow, furniture was popular in the United States and England during the 19th century. With a few tools and some twigs and branches, you can make this durable rustic table today.
Attract birds to your backyard with this fun and stylish log cabin birdhouse.
There are many ways to make your pinewood derby car go faster. Here are some of them.
Writing secret messages is easy with this cipher wheel. It scrambles the alphabet so nobody can read your message except your buddy with an identical wheel.
You can make this dispenser for jelly beans, gumballs or any other hard candy that will fit in it.
Your books will appear to be magically floating on the wall when you make this fun, invisible bookshelf.
Put a used coffee or food can to good use by making this rustic lantern.
Show your dad he's the best on June 15, with a handmade gift. Here are 6 great homemade Father's Day gift ideas.
You can make this kite with easy-to-find materials from your hardware or craft store. Lightweight materials will help it soar, even in a mild breeze.
Duct tape comes in 2-inch-wide rolls and is available in many colors. Use some to make this handy wallet that will last for years.
Make that block of wood look like steel with these pinewood derby painting tips.
When the race is over, enter the winner's circle by building this display for your pinewood derby or model car.
Make a doorknob touch detector, a quick-draw game and a super-sensitive current detector with parts you can get a local stores.
Make camp cooking easier with this portable kitchen box.
Build a handy place to keep your keys, coins and other small stuff.
This ring toss game is perfect for a picnic, Scout meeting or just while hanging out with friends and family.
Build this goofy-looking puppet, then put on a show using ventriloquism (making it talk without moving your mouth).
Don't be left in the dark. This leather holster keeps your flashlight handy.