Instructables: exploring - living - salt - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:12:31 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Dinosaur Eggs http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Dinosaur-Eggs/
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Sat, 5 Apr 2014 15:30:12 PDT
Best Way to Clean a Cutting Board http://www.instructables.com/id/Best-Way-to-Clean-a-Cutting-Board/
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 16:42:36 PST
General Tso's (mostly natural) Lozenges http://www.instructables.com/id/General-Tsos-Coughdrops/
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Sat, 12 Jan 2013 11:27:25 PST
Salt from Student Tears http://www.instructables.com/id/Salt-from-Student-Tears/
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Mon, 17 Dec 2012 00:27:01 PST
Salt Water Density Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/Salt-Water-Density-Experiment/
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Mon, 4 Jun 2012 21:53:30 PDT
Beach Hair http://www.instructables.com/id/Beach-Hair/
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Thu, 13 Aug 2009 18:27:08 PDT
Drizzle Castles! http://www.instructables.com/id/Drizzle-Castles/
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Fri, 11 Jun 2010 12:17:33 PDT
Zen Art With A Water Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Zen-Art-With-A-Water-Bottle/
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Sun, 11 Jan 2009 20:45:19 PST
easy gifts: SALT & SUGAR SCRUB! http://www.instructables.com/id/easy-gifts-SALT-amp-SUGAR-SCRUB/
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Sun, 30 Nov 2008 20:07:15 PST
Grow your own Magic Crystal Tree http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-your-own-Magic-Crystal-Tree-or-any-other-sha/
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Tue, 1 Jan 2008 13:39:08 PST
How to Clean Your Sinuses http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Cean-Your-Sinuses/
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Tue, 25 Sep 2007 13:36:35 PDT