Instructables: exploring - outside - kites - balloon - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 21 Apr 2014 02:56:50 PDT BLOX v1.01 DIY Hot Air Balloons http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Hot-Air-Balloons/
DIY Hot Air Balloons - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/ZBC2/H0OJ6I31/FQMZBC2H0OJ6I31.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/ZBC2/H0OJ6I31/FQMZBC2H0OJ6I31.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQM/ZBC2/H0OJ6I31/FQMZBC2H0OJ6I31.SMALL.jpg TheScienceMan               Hot air balloons have been around since 1782 and are a well known way of transportation or for just viewing the geographical features of our modern world. Hot air balloons are also the oldest human-carrying flight technology ever. The way these balloons work is that heat is released in...
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Solar Hot Air Balloon Message-in-a-Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Hot-Air-Balloon-Message-in-a-Bottle/
Solar Hot Air Balloon Message-in-a-Bottle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/22M1/GQKM4OIO/FTT22M1GQKM4OIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/22M1/GQKM4OIO/FTT22M1GQKM4OIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTT/22M1/GQKM4OIO/FTT22M1GQKM4OIO.SMALL.jpg crrdlx This is a hot air balloon made from trash bags and heated by the sun. Once airborne, it should stay up 'til the sun goes down or behind the clouds. Needless to say, it can travel a long, long way. Attached to it is a "message-in-a-bottle" asking anyone who might find it to email their location, just...
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