Mauryan Pillars – Differences

The influence of West Asiatic factors in the art and culture of the period cannot be seriously denied in view of the close contact existing at this time between India and other West Asiatic countries. But it is rather difficult to regard the Mauryan pillars merely as imitations, or adaptations, of the Achaemenid proto-types. There…

Freecell PowerMoves Explained

Most people understand the rules for Freecell, but not everyone understands Freecell PowerMoves. Understanding PowerMoves is one of the most important keys to winning Freecell, and knowing how they work will increase your chances of winning Freecell. A Freecell powermove (also called a supermove), is simply a shortcut move. It lets you move a sequence…

What Is a Coir Mat?

A coir mat, or a coco mat, is a mat made from coconut husk fibers. These fibers are quite resilient making them ideal for doormats. They can be trounced upon for years and years and barely wear down. They can hold plenty of weight, and are good with water, but should not be left out…

How to Remove Adhesive From Suede

There can be no doubt that adhesive tape was one of the greatest inventions of the 20th Century, especially duct tape which can hold anything short of a 747 together. However, when you need to remove adhesive tape from your suede jacket or couch, it is certainly a “sticky” situation. Step 1 Remove the adhesive…

Best Glues and Adhesives For Handmade Cards

The best glues for handmade cards are the types of glue that work to adhere the materials that you choose to use with your handmade cards. Some glues are made for specific material, such as paper, and do not work well with other material, such as fabric. The best glues for making handmade cards are…

The History Of The Air Hockey Game

The air hockey table game you know and love today was invented in 1969 by a group of Brunswick engineers of Brunswick Billiards. It was initially drafted for commercial release, but set aside. Many years after the development of the initial concept, the engineers designed the first air hockey game, including mallets and disks. The…