Tutorial of the Day: How to Make a Rocket Out of Matches

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So you're not a rocket scientist. No problem!

All you need to create your own launch kit is a box of matches, aluminum foil and some wooden skewers.
,br/> Grant Thompson (aka "The King of Random") demonstrates how this is done in the video above, and you can download the template if you sign up on his website.

The homemade rockets will leave a trail of smoke and can travel over 40 feet.

Afternoon Snack

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From the guys who introduced us just yesterday to the spiral-cut hotdog, it's the PB&J tutorial we never knew we needed. A must-watch.

[chow]

Weird Stuff for Your Drink Tip of the Day

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If you consider yourself to be an eccentric, a person who loves to have fun beyond belief, or a weird beard, then this tutorial on how to make baby head-shaped ice cubes might be right up your alley. While most party hosts have boring cubes shaped like stars and snowflakes, you will definitely get some reaction out of these, though what said reactions will be remains to be seen.

[gizmodo]