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A First Attempt at Cheesemaking

I’ve been making cheese for a few months now, but just soft cheese like ricotta and cottage cheese. I wanted to try making a hard cheese, something that I could age for a while. Making a hard cheese requires pressing it — which you can rig up with supplies from around the house. But since I think this is something that I’d like to do on a regular basis, I decided that I’d make a cheese press. I’m not much of a builder of wooden objects, so it took my friend Paul telling me he also wanted to make cheese to do it.…

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Urdu health pamphlet

Want to learn about blood groups? Start here. (Then move on to something more substantial.)

Plenty of strange book art over @ 50 Watts. I love the Iranian children’s books.…

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Glass Gem Corn

Check out this surreal-looking corn variety from Oklahoma!