Instructables: exploring - technology - science http://www.instructables.com Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:26:01 PST BLOX v1.01 interesting hacks http://www.instructables.com/id/interesting-hacks/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHZ/NQPF/I6M2NMBR/FHZNQPFI6M2NMBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHZ/NQPF/I6M2NMBR/FHZNQPFI6M2NMBR.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FHZ/NQPF/I6M2NMBR/FHZNQPFI6M2NMBR.SMALL.jpg giig982 Interesting instructables and hacks Pocket laser engraver. Handheld powerful laser pointer. Nikon D90 MC-DC2 Remote Shutter Hack Automatic Camera Shutter Switch APCC DSLR Controller A Shutter Release That Will Outlive Your Camera Time-lapse with any camera, using Arduino ...
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Thu, 26 Feb 2015 09:07:24 PST
Mini Dredge http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Dredge/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:58:14 PST
Scientific Research High Altitude Balloon for Fun and Profit http://www.instructables.com/id/Scientific-Research-High-Altitude-Balloon-for-Fun-/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 09:52:42 PST
How to acselerate to the speed of light (theroeticaly) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-acselerate-to-the-speed-of-light-theroetica/
How to acselerate to the speed of light (theroeticaly) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/GYK9/I6HSH4KE/FHGGYK9I6HSH4KE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/GYK9/I6HSH4KE/FHGGYK9I6HSH4KE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/GYK9/I6HSH4KE/FHGGYK9I6HSH4KE.SMALL.jpg slaveboy2000 The speed of light in a vacuum, commonly known as c, is important in many areas of physics. Its value is exactly 299,792,458 meters per second (approximately 186,280 miles per second). According to special relativity, c is the maximum speed that any object or information in the universe can travel...
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Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:53:53 PST
Growing Rock Candy In Only a Few Hours!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Growing-Rock-Candy-In-Only-a-Few-Hours/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 13:20:09 PST
Rain Recorder http://www.instructables.com/id/Rain-Recorder/
Rain Recorder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/7L7B/I6H7DNZS/F8Y7L7BI6H7DNZS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/7L7B/I6H7DNZS/F8Y7L7BI6H7DNZS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Y/7L7B/I6H7DNZS/F8Y7L7BI6H7DNZS.SMALL.jpg pluvialychnus According to those who study the microphysics of raindrops, there is an amazing complexity in the size, shape and velocity of rainfall. This kind of information can be found in meteorological journals. I became interested in recording the size and location of raindrops on my own. I found a water...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 23:55:07 PST
eMotion Research Project http://www.instructables.com/id/eMotion-Research-Project/
eMotion Research Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/H7QY/I6GCXNAM/FGKH7QYI6GCXNAM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/H7QY/I6GCXNAM/FGKH7QYI6GCXNAM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/H7QY/I6GCXNAM/FGKH7QYI6GCXNAM.SMALL.jpg brauchocadu We are everywhere and nowhere. We are, at once, real and virtual, material and synthetic. We have become hybrids once again. Whether derived from the human body addressing the mind, or the animal or hybrid object depicted in a state of emotional consciousness, we cannot deny the importance of “...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 17:14:22 PST
ROLLING CAN MOTOR http://www.instructables.com/id/ROLLING-CAN-MOTOR/
ROLLING CAN MOTOR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/RWPG/I6GCWNTT/FVJRWPGI6GCWNTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/RWPG/I6GCWNTT/FVJRWPGI6GCWNTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVJ/RWPG/I6GCWNTT/FVJRWPGI6GCWNTT.SMALL.jpg aspirescience Rolling motor system describes the motion of a rolling wheel, car tire or can. A wheel rolling over a surface have both linear and rotational motions (also called trans- rotational motion). These systems have vast applications in automobile engine.MATERIALS NEEDED Iron r...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 13:16:35 PST
EASIEST FARADAY PHONE POUCH http://www.instructables.com/id/EASIEST-FARADAY-PHONE-POUCH/
EASIEST FARADAY PHONE POUCH - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/TN9W/I6EXGG5R/F2ETN9WI6EXGG5R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/TN9W/I6EXGG5R/F2ETN9WI6EXGG5R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2E/TN9W/I6EXGG5R/F2ETN9WI6EXGG5R.SMALL.jpg parvgupta001 I have seen a lot of faraday cages on Internet but they all are too difficult to make and takes a lot of money so I decided to make the easiest one and here it is This Faraday Cage phone pouch blocks all radio signals coming in or out of your cellphone. The purpose of this pouch is to prevent access...
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 11:04:37 PST
How to make ice spikes http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-ice-spikes/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 10:47:22 PST
Creating and Testing Lift With a Homemade Wind Tunnel http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-and-Testing-Lift-With-a-Homemade-Wind-Tun/
Creating and Testing Lift With a Homemade Wind Tunnel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/R4UJ/I697RZT1/FLRR4UJI697RZT1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/R4UJ/I697RZT1/FLRR4UJI697RZT1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLR/R4UJ/I697RZT1/FLRR4UJI697RZT1.SMALL.jpg King Awesome Have you ever wondered how airplanes fly? How the wings work? How the shape of the wing affects lift? I have, which is why I built a wind tunnel to test diferent wing designs. In this Instructable, I will show you how I buillt my wind tunnel, as well as how I kept up with my experiments. Safety...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 21:18:43 PST
DIY Sciences http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Sciences/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/AV0O/I697OSHC/F6IAV0OI697OSHC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/AV0O/I697OSHC/F6IAV0OI697OSHC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/AV0O/I697OSHC/F6IAV0OI697OSHC.SMALL.jpg rouzejp Cook your own microbial growth plates UV Transilluminator Gel Electrophoresis Integrated System (GelIS) How to make solid culture medium plates for yeast culture 5 minute DNA Extraction in a Shot Glass Coffee Cup - PCR Thermocycler costing under 350$ Battery operated centr...
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Tue, 17 Feb 2015 09:46:24 PST
Auto alternator, battery monitor, display http://www.instructables.com/id/Auto-alternator-battery-monitor-display/
Auto alternator, battery monitor, display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/VQK2/I66CSO6V/FNVVQK2I66CSO6V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/VQK2/I66CSO6V/FNVVQK2I66CSO6V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNV/VQK2/I66CSO6V/FNVVQK2I66CSO6V.SMALL.jpg 3366carlos It's very important to monitor the health of your car charging system. Now days it's very easy, here is how. Voltmeter Buy a 0 - 30 VDC voltmeter. I bought mine at amazon for about 2.50 usd. Connector I used a cork and shaved it a little so it would fit in the cigarette lighter.Made a small ...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 08:17:24 PST
BRIGHTEST LED http://www.instructables.com/id/BRIGHTEST-LED/
BRIGHTEST LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/3HNG/I67SBGYM/FIT3HNGI67SBGYM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/3HNG/I67SBGYM/FIT3HNGI67SBGYM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIT/3HNG/I67SBGYM/FIT3HNGI67SBGYM.SMALL.jpg parvgupta001 THIS IS A VERY BRIGHT LED RUNNIG ON A PHONE BATTERYYOU CAN SEE HOW TO MAKE IT IN THIS VIDEOVERY POWERFUL POCKET SIZE 10 1WATT LED WITH A POWER OF 25000 LUMENS
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 07:58:53 PST
Anti Gravity Eddy Current Machine! http://www.instructables.com/id/Anti-Gravity-Eddy-Current-Machine/
Anti Gravity Eddy Current Machine! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/JNM2/I63F0N97/FN4JNM2I63F0N97.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/JNM2/I63F0N97/FN4JNM2I63F0N97.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/JNM2/I63F0N97/FN4JNM2I63F0N97.SMALL.jpg JM1999 My Dad has an awesome background of science, when I saw the science contest I asked him for ideas on what to do - the result is Eddy currents.In this 'ible you should learn what an eddy current is and how they occur and how to make them yourself!I'm sorry for the lack of photos, you can't exactly ph...
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 17:29:47 PST
Adjustment-free counterweight for AZ-3 altazimuth mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Adjustment-free-counterweight-for-AZ-3-altazimuth-/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 15:13:40 PST
Air Trajectory for Science Olympiad http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Trajectory-for-Science-Olympiad/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 11:10:21 PST
SOLAR BOAT VERSION 2.0 LESS THAN $1 http://www.instructables.com/id/SOLAR-BOAT-VERSION-20-LESS-THAN-1/
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Sat, 14 Feb 2015 06:58:33 PST
Creating a Bacterial Culture with Proper Sterile Technique http://www.instructables.com/id/Proper-Sterile-Microbiology-Technique/
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 22:20:51 PST
Internet Of Brain (IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Of-Brain-IoT/
Internet Of Brain (IoT) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/CJDF/I64XHREE/F40CJDFI64XHREE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/CJDF/I64XHREE/F40CJDFI64XHREE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/CJDF/I64XHREE/F40CJDFI64XHREE.SMALL.jpg arunmag Hello Guys, You might have seen about internet of things or internet of useless things etc etc...Now hereby create an new class of technology called as internet of brains.its my starting step of uploading my mind to internet.~~transcendence~~this is my first step towards transcendance.. What is ...
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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 10:15:49 PST
Paper aeroplane wind tunnel http://www.instructables.com/id/Paper-aeroplane-wind-tunnel/
Paper aeroplane wind tunnel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/RVKS/I5Z7MPHB/F75RVKSI5Z7MPHB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/RVKS/I5Z7MPHB/F75RVKSI5Z7MPHB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/RVKS/I5Z7MPHB/F75RVKSI5Z7MPHB.SMALL.jpg jellmeister For a while Mark (my maker faire partner in crime and co-projecter on jellyandmarshmallows.co.uk) and I had been wanting to do something with paper aeroplanes, so when looking for a more interactive Maker Faire project we decided to go big and make a wind tunnel with a working section fit for A4 a...
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 16:19:44 PST
How to make a sparkly explosion volcano http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-sparkly-explosion-volcano/
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 11:14:36 PST
How To Build A Portable Cloud Chamber http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Build-A-Portable-Cloud-Chamber/
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Tue, 10 Feb 2015 11:12:10 PST
How to build a Cloud Chamber http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-a-Cloud-Chamber/
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Fri, 6 Feb 2015 05:51:24 PST
1 DOLLAR SOLAR BOAT http://www.instructables.com/id/1-DOLLAR-SOLAR-BOAT/
1 DOLLAR SOLAR BOAT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BV6O/I5S2FNBJ/FACBV6OI5S2FNBJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BV6O/I5S2FNBJ/FACBV6OI5S2FNBJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAC/BV6O/I5S2FNBJ/FACBV6OI5S2FNBJ.SMALL.jpg parvgupta001 cheap solar boat MAKE IT EASY you need to attach a solar panel with a small liion battery and a motor STEP 2 THIS IS THE COMPLETE BOAT TESTED
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 09:39:06 PST
SOLAR CAR http://www.instructables.com/id/SOLAR-CAR/
SOLAR CAR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/2EIU/I5S2FPVU/FXA2EIUI5S2FPVU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/2EIU/I5S2FPVU/FXA2EIUI5S2FPVU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXA/2EIU/I5S2FPVU/FXA2EIUI5S2FPVU.SMALL.jpg parvgupta001 THIS IS A SOLAR DRIFTING CAR THINGS NEEDED A RC CARA SOLAR PANELREMOTE4004 DIODE OPEN THE CAR OPEN UP ALL THE SCREWS IN THE CAR SOLDER IT USE A DIODE ON THE NEGATIVE TERMIAL OF THE BATTERY AND SOLDER IT IN CIRCUIT FIX IT UP TIGHTEN ALL THE SCREWS AND MAKE SPACE FOR THE WIRE OF THE SOLAR ...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 09:20:41 PST
Steps to Analyzing a Material's Properties from its Stress/Strain Curve http://www.instructables.com/id/Steps-to-Analyzing-a-Materials-Properties-from-its/
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 14:52:23 PST
How To Bend Water http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Bend-Water/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 18:06:12 PST
Making A Cloud Journal http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-A-Cloud-Journal/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 10:47:09 PST
NEC Official SmokeBangs http://www.instructables.com/id/NEC-Official-SmokeBangs/
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Mon, 2 Feb 2015 10:38:07 PST
Hero's Engine http://www.instructables.com/id/Heros-Engine/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 09:48:19 PST
How To Make Sodium Metal http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Sodium-Metal-1/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:07:30 PST
How to insert skewers at right angles to each other into a Styrofoam ball so that they all appear to come from the center of the ball http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-insert-skewers-at-right-angles-to-each-othe/
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Thu, 29 Jan 2015 09:43:46 PST
Experimenting With Mushrooms! http://www.instructables.com/id/Experimenting-With-Mushrooms/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 18:33:46 PST
SHALLOW SPACE TRUSSES FOR ANALYSING SNAP-THROUGH BEHAVIOUR http://www.instructables.com/id/SHALLOW-SPACE-TRUSSES-FOR-ANALYSING-SNAP-THROUGH-B/
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Sun, 25 Jan 2015 10:24:44 PST
Titrating Waste Vegetable Oil for Biodiesel Production http://www.instructables.com/id/Titrating-Waste-Vegetable-Oil-for-Biodiesel-Produc/
Titrating Waste Vegetable Oil for Biodiesel Production - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/Y89U/I5A7YHR7/FCOY89UI5A7YHR7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/Y89U/I5A7YHR7/FCOY89UI5A7YHR7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCO/Y89U/I5A7YHR7/FCOY89UI5A7YHR7.SMALL.jpg Tecwyn Twmffat Waste vegetable oil is commonly used for producing biodiesel and becomes degraded during the cooking process into it's constituent fatty acids. This can also happen with new oil if the raw seeds have not been stored properly. The acidity can not be measured with a pH meter or litmus paper as it is n...
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Sat, 24 Jan 2015 02:01:00 PST
How to Make A Water Leyden Jar http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-A-Water-Leyden-Jar/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 10:37:54 PST
Perpetual Motion Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Perpetual-Motion-Machine-1/
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Thu, 22 Jan 2015 09:58:07 PST
Wave Power Generator http://www.instructables.com/id/Wave-Power-Generator/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 18:09:47 PST
home made buggy http://www.instructables.com/id/home-made-buggy/
home made buggy - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/0JX1/I55N030D/FJO0JX1I55N030D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/0JX1/I55N030D/FJO0JX1I55N030D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/0JX1/I55N030D/FJO0JX1I55N030D.SMALL.jpg ruche In Nigeria moving around is very vital in this part of the world you need mobility creating the back hub creating the front suspension the front suspension system is design after the A frame system but It's comprises of a 2/3 square tubing connected to the shock absorber, linking to the fra...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:37:21 PST
How to: Define the Value of a Second http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Define-the-Value-of-a-Second/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 11:07:42 PST
How to Take Apart a Non-Alkaline Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Take-Apart-a-Non-Alkaline-Battery/
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 20:24:21 PST
Grow Amazing Crystals in Just Hours http://www.instructables.com/id/Grow-Amazing-Crystals-in-Just-Hours/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 15:06:07 PST
See Electrons with a Naked Eye!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/See-Electrons-with-a-Naked-Eye/
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Fri, 16 Jan 2015 11:34:51 PST
Coil Gun http://www.instructables.com/id/Coil-Gun-1/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 11:09:12 PST
Plastic To Oil http://www.instructables.com/id/Plastic-To-Oil/
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 21:28:11 PST
The Super Fan Car http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Super-Fan-Car/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 11:55:35 PST
FPGAs: Concept and Getting Started http://www.instructables.com/id/FPGAs-Concept-and-Getting-Started/
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 09:15:00 PST
How to Document your Busy Bees http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Document-your-Busy-Bees/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 13:12:30 PST
IAquaDesk - IoT enabled Aquaponics using Intel galileo http://www.instructables.com/id/IAquaDesk-Iot-enabled-Aquaponis-using-Intel-galile/
IAquaDesk - IoT enabled Aquaponics using Intel galileo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/0ZMU/I4T2026N/FIH0ZMUI4T2026N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/0ZMU/I4T2026N/FIH0ZMUI4T2026N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIH/0ZMU/I4T2026N/FIH0ZMUI4T2026N.SMALL.jpg harshamuroor Aquaponics is a system of aquaculture in which the waste produced by farmed fish or other aquatic creatures supplies the nutrients for plants grown hydroponically, which in turn purify the water. An ecosystem where plants and fish help each other to thrive. IoT enabled aquaponics helps to constantly...
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 01:25:47 PST