Instructables: exploring - living - home - science http://www.instructables.com Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:34:53 PDT BLOX v1.01 Indoor Kite http://www.instructables.com/id/Indoor-Kite/
Indoor Kite - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/X55U/H4AGHYFL/FGFX55UH4AGHYFL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/X55U/H4AGHYFL/FGFX55UH4AGHYFL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/X55U/H4AGHYFL/FGFX55UH4AGHYFL.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Fly a kite even on rainy days! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Instructables, IMIYM is an exhibit where families work together to...
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Fri, 10 May 2013 15:02:22 PDT
Spool Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Spool-Car/
Spool Car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/34ND/HAQ3ARGW/FVE34NDHAQ3ARGW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/34ND/HAQ3ARGW/FVE34NDHAQ3ARGW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/34ND/HAQ3ARGW/FVE34NDHAQ3ARGW.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Make a rubber-band powered wooden racer! A great, pocket-sized toy to explore transformation of energy. Bascially, a precursor to the wind-up car... This is one of the projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston . Produced in partnership ...
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Fri, 4 Jan 2013 15:13:59 PST
Impossible Balancer http://www.instructables.com/id/Impossible-Balancer/
Impossible Balancer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/024J/HAVGJWJU/FB0024JHAVGJWJU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/024J/HAVGJWJU/FB0024JHAVGJWJU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB0/024J/HAVGJWJU/FB0024JHAVGJWJU.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Make a toy that seems to defy the laws of gravity! A fun (and VERY cheap) pocket-sized toy that helps kids to explore center of mass... This is one of the projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston . Produced in partnership with Instruct...
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Thu, 3 Jan 2013 14:35:22 PST
LED Parachute a la CMH http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Parachute-a-la-CMH/
LED Parachute a la CMH - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/YZ4I/HAUNMYRJ/FF2YZ4IHAUNMYRJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/YZ4I/HAUNMYRJ/FF2YZ4IHAUNMYRJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/YZ4I/HAUNMYRJ/FF2YZ4IHAUNMYRJ.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Create an unidentified floating object! This is a great activity not only on simple circuits, but also on air resistance/drag and aerodynamics. Also easily folds up into the pocket like the parachute people toys, only a lot easier to find at night! This is one of the projects for our Instructables:...
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Wed, 26 Dec 2012 15:28:07 PST
Steady Hands Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Steady-Hands-Game/
Steady Hands Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/I6EL/HAWSHKGM/F2CI6ELHAWSHKGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/I6EL/HAWSHKGM/F2CI6ELHAWSHKGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/I6EL/HAWSHKGM/F2CI6ELHAWSHKGM.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston It takes nerves of steel to get down the copper! Also a fun eye-hand coordination game, exploration into conductivity, introduction to electric circuits, and intro to LEDs This is one of the projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston . P...
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Mon, 24 Dec 2012 13:13:00 PST
Pocket Flashlight http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Flashlight/
Pocket Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/AJPF/HAWSHK7S/FXMAJPFHAWSHK7S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/AJPF/HAWSHK7S/FXMAJPFHAWSHK7S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXM/AJPF/HAWSHK7S/FXMAJPFHAWSHK7S.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Light up the dark with this simple flashlight while illuminating the very basics of electric circuits. Also great introduction to measurement! This is one of the projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston . Produced in partnership with I...
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Mon, 24 Dec 2012 12:22:56 PST
Pop and Catch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pop-and-Catch/
Pop and Catch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/OV0J/H8SVCE6N/F5MOV0JH8SVCE6N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/OV0J/H8SVCE6N/F5MOV0JH8SVCE6N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5M/OV0J/H8SVCE6N/F5MOV0JH8SVCE6N.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston A new twist on the ball and cup game while exploring transformation of energy! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Instructables, IMI...
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Mon, 29 Oct 2012 10:18:55 PDT
Rubberband Slingshot Rocket http://www.instructables.com/id/Rubberband-Slingshot-Rocket/
Rubberband Slingshot Rocket - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/N412/H82U7TI4/FXTN412H82U7TI4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/N412/H82U7TI4/FXTN412H82U7TI4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/N412/H82U7TI4/FXTN412H82U7TI4.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Instructables, IMIYM is an exhibit where families work together to build different fun, toy-like p...
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Wed, 10 Oct 2012 15:28:35 PDT
Make a Zoetrope http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Zoetrope-21/
Make a Zoetrope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/ZKAT/H461XIEF/FBWZKATH461XIEF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/ZKAT/H461XIEF/FBWZKATH461XIEF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/ZKAT/H461XIEF/FBWZKATH461XIEF.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Create your own hand-held animation using an optical illusion! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Instructables, IMIYM is an exhibit...
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Thu, 5 Jul 2012 15:09:10 PDT
Straw Oboe http://www.instructables.com/id/Straw-Oboe/
Straw Oboe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/0UUD/H461XJDQ/FND0UUDH461XJDQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/0UUD/H461XJDQ/FND0UUDH461XJDQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FND/0UUD/H461XJDQ/FND0UUDH461XJDQ.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Strike up the band and let's play some music with this straw version of a classic instrument! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Ins...
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Thu, 5 Jul 2012 13:44:58 PDT
Symmetrical Party Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Symmetrical-Party-Hat/
Symmetrical Party Hat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/XO4P/H461XETU/FHIXO4PH461XETU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/XO4P/H461XETU/FHIXO4PH461XETU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHI/XO4P/H461XETU/FHIXO4PH461XETU.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Make a mathematically fashionable hat! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Instructables, IMIYM is an exhibit where families work tog...
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Thu, 5 Jul 2012 13:43:53 PDT
Phototheramin http://www.instructables.com/id/Phototheramin/
Phototheramin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/3PTA/H461SS3J/F2N3PTAH461SS3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/3PTA/H461SS3J/F2N3PTAH461SS3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2N/3PTA/H461SS3J/F2N3PTAH461SS3J.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Create a functional circuit diagram that makes an instrument controlled by brightness of light! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with I...
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Thu, 5 Jul 2012 12:42:38 PDT
LED Bubble Wrap Balls http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Bubble-Wrap-Balls/
LED Bubble Wrap Balls - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/KL06/H3Z32DON/FLAKL06H3Z32DON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/KL06/H3Z32DON/FLAKL06H3Z32DON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLA/KL06/H3Z32DON/FLAKL06H3Z32DON.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Make a ball that glows in the dark! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Instructables, IMIYM is an exhibit where families work togeth...
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Mon, 2 Jul 2012 14:16:23 PDT
Paper Mini-Rockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-Mini-Rockets/
Paper Mini-Rockets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DWUU/H2WESEET/F3ADWUUH2WESEET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DWUU/H2WESEET/F3ADWUUH2WESEET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/DWUU/H2WESEET/F3ADWUUH2WESEET.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Build a pocket-sized rocket launcher! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Instructables, IMIYM is an exhibit where families work toge...
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 10:06:07 PDT
LED Throwie - CMH version http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Throwie-CMH-version/
LED Throwie - CMH version - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/WUJ0/H2WESE9C/F36WUJ0H2WESE9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/WUJ0/H2WESE9C/F36WUJ0H2WESE9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/WUJ0/H2WESE9C/F36WUJ0H2WESE9C.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Make light that sticks! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Instructables, IMIYM is an exhibit where families work together to build ...
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Fri, 1 Jun 2012 18:22:38 PDT
Fridge Friends http://www.instructables.com/id/Fridge-Friends/
Fridge Friends - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/UNO7/H2WESDRZ/F7XUNO7H2WESDRZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/UNO7/H2WESDRZ/F7XUNO7H2WESDRZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7X/UNO7/H2WESDRZ/F7XUNO7H2WESDRZ.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Make magnetic characters to act out a story - literacy and science mixed together! This is a fun project for the youngest of makers and has been VERY popular in the exhibit! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Housto...
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Fri, 1 Jun 2012 17:48:36 PDT
Chop Top http://www.instructables.com/id/Chop-Top/
Chop Top - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/Z1AW/H2TJ4JKX/F4CZ1AWH2TJ4JKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/Z1AW/H2TJ4JKX/F4CZ1AWH2TJ4JKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4C/Z1AW/H2TJ4JKX/F4CZ1AWH2TJ4JKX.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Make a top that creates colors from black! This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Instructables, IMIYM is an exhibit where families work...
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Fri, 1 Jun 2012 16:09:35 PDT
The CMH BristleBot http://www.instructables.com/id/The-CMH-BristleBot/
The CMH BristleBot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/EARV/H2MYILEQ/FGEEARVH2MYILEQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/EARV/H2MYILEQ/FGEEARVH2MYILEQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/EARV/H2MYILEQ/FGEEARVH2MYILEQ.SMALL.jpg Childrens Museum of Houston Build your own pet "robot!" This is one of the 48 projects for our Instructables: Made In Your Mind (IMIYM) exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston showing from May 26, 2012 - November 4, 2012. Produced in partnership with Instructables, IMIYM is an exhibit where families work together to bu...
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Fri, 25 May 2012 08:31:26 PDT
Test Tube Flower Vase http://www.instructables.com/id/Test-Tube-Flower-Vase/
Test Tube Flower Vase - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/5KS8/G4E0XWXQ/FBP5KS8G4E0XWXQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/5KS8/G4E0XWXQ/FBP5KS8G4E0XWXQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/5KS8/G4E0XWXQ/FBP5KS8G4E0XWXQ.SMALL.jpg noahw This is a variation on a flower vase that I've wanted to do for some time that uses test tubes to arrange individual flowers.  The sometimes daunting, monolith quality of the conventional flower bouquet is deconstructed and scientificified (Dear English Language, Please accept my word.  Best, Noah...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2010 12:45:14 PST
Duct Tape Book Binding - Cheepo Delux http://www.instructables.com/id/Duck-Tape-Book-Binding-Cheepo-Delux/
Duct Tape Book Binding - Cheepo Delux - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/T8WH/FS8RCKOE/F0FT8WHFS8RCKOE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/T8WH/FS8RCKOE/F0FT8WHFS8RCKOE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0F/T8WH/FS8RCKOE/F0FT8WHFS8RCKOE.SMALL.jpg blakeredfield Quick and dirty, "cheepo delux" way of binding papers and reports in your home or office.Save resources by saving gas, electricity and materials that are necessary for binding books together.No power tools, no trips to the store, no exotic materials. Impress your friends and peers, relax your mind, ...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2009 19:12:56 PDT
airsoft rocket launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/airsoft-rocket-launcher/
airsoft rocket launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/1NNN/FN49WXNX/FLJ1NNNFN49WXNX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/1NNN/FN49WXNX/FLJ1NNNFN49WXNX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLJ/1NNN/FN49WXNX/FLJ1NNNFN49WXNX.SMALL.jpg wazupdoc this is an instructable about how to make a airsoft rocket launcher. I hope to add a video soon. (don't make fun this is my first instructable.) the rocket will go 50 feet. you can use a ball that fits or something else but the rocket goes farer then the rest.(the tennis balls do not go that far onl...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2008 15:53:09 PST
How to Make Your Own Non-Toxic Glass Cleaner http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-Your-Own-Non-Toxic-Glass-Cleaner/
How to Make Your Own Non-Toxic Glass Cleaner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/LIHP/FGK25NQU/FH6LIHPFGK25NQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/LIHP/FGK25NQU/FH6LIHPFGK25NQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH6/LIHP/FGK25NQU/FH6LIHPFGK25NQU.SMALL.jpg yokozuna So why would someone want to make their own glass cleaner? It won't really save you money, I'm guessing it costs almost exactly the same to buy new versus mixing your own. A local grocery store has new bottles for sale at $0.99. You can buy the needed ingredients for roughly $2.00 and it's enough...
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Thu, 22 May 2008 22:26:10 PDT
Creating A Realistic 3D Flag In PhotoShop!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-A-Realistic-3D-Flag-In-PhotoShop/
Creating A Realistic 3D Flag In PhotoShop!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/KE9D/FF22CHDF/FHXKE9DFF22CHDF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/KE9D/FF22CHDF/FHXKE9DFF22CHDF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHX/KE9D/FF22CHDF/FHXKE9DFF22CHDF.SMALL.jpg pooandwee This instructible will teach you how to make a realistic looking flag, but not only can this effect be used for flags It can be used for almost anything first things first! get your self a picture of some fabric and a picture fo a flag, you can use mine if you like. put both images into photosh...
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Tue, 15 Apr 2008 08:36:16 PDT
Building Pykrete (bulletproof ice) http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-Pykrete-bulletproof-ice/
Building Pykrete (bulletproof ice) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/9VWE/F7AVCDKI/FIT9VWEF7AVCDKI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/9VWE/F7AVCDKI/FIT9VWEF7AVCDKI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/9VWE/F7AVCDKI/FIT9VWEF7AVCDKI.SMALL.jpg TechDante if you are familiar to this, sorry in advance for any mistakes, if not here is a short explination of what pykrete is:this is my first instructable so bare with mei take no responsibility of what you do with thisPykrete is a strange and wonderful thing invented in WW2 by a British inventor ad showca...
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Thu, 4 Oct 2007 15:09:03 PDT