Instructables: exploring - technology - science http://www.instructables.com Thu, 18 Dec 2014 19:57:38 PST BLOX v1.01 Play with glowing neurons? A novel framework for interactive neuron simulation in hardware. http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-with-glowing-neurons-A-novel-framework-for-in/
Play with glowing neurons? A novel framework for interactive neuron simulation in hardware. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/B1CY/I3TH5KQ6/FZYB1CYI3TH5KQ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/B1CY/I3TH5KQ6/FZYB1CYI3TH5KQ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/B1CY/I3TH5KQ6/FZYB1CYI3TH5KQ6.SMALL.jpg nspike Please note: The present EEPA theory and the corresponding hardware implementation were developed in the context of my bachelor thesis research. The explanations given here are written for a broad audience. If you are interested in the thesis, the project, have questions or remarks, please do not he...
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:10:35 PST
Eco-Column http://www.instructables.com/id/Eco-Column/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:08:21 PST
Pneumatic Lift Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Pneumatic-Lift-Kit/
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Tue, 16 Dec 2014 12:29:39 PST
DIY Microbial Fuel Cell from Mud! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Microbial-Fuel-Cell-from-Mud/
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 23:53:29 PST
Scientific Reserach http://www.instructables.com/id/Scientific-Reserach/
Scientific Reserach - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/3LET/I3PRREHH/FVK3LETI3PRREHH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/3LET/I3PRREHH/FVK3LETI3PRREHH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/3LET/I3PRREHH/FVK3LETI3PRREHH.SMALL.jpg trivediscience Mahendra Trivedi the pioneer in bridging the gap between science and consciousness. More than 4000 scientific studies conducted all over the world in countries like India, United States of America, Australia, Canada and Germany to scientifically test, measure and validation and documentation of the ...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 23:41:53 PST
FabLab Projects http://www.instructables.com/id/FabLab-Projects/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F83/CCRR/I3H5C9EX/F83CCRRI3H5C9EX.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F83/CCRR/I3H5C9EX/F83CCRRI3H5C9EX.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F83/CCRR/I3H5C9EX/F83CCRRI3H5C9EX.SMALL.jpg tamara.olliver Laser cut cat buttons Things people could do or be taught in a FabLab Glowing Snowflake Baubles DIY Pixelated Heart Pendant The Zombie Pin Cushion Reclined Pallet Wood Chair 15 Awesome Wax Hacks! What to do with Beeswax The tip that baby oil is 100% mineral oil, but way cheape...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 20:12:45 PST
Shoe String Free Energy Gas Cooker & Water Purifier http://www.instructables.com/id/Shoe-String-Free-Energy-Gas-Cooker-Water-Purifier/
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 14:18:45 PST
Eddy Current Brake Experiment http://www.instructables.com/id/Eddy-Current-Brake-Experiment/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 14:23:10 PST
Experiments with Magnets, Cans and More http://www.instructables.com/id/Experiments-with-Magnets-Cans-and-More/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 13:07:32 PST
Pinhole Camera Explained http://www.instructables.com/id/Pinhole-Camera-Explained/
Pinhole Camera Explained - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FZRB/I3H4L96K/F2IFZRBI3H4L96K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FZRB/I3H4L96K/F2IFZRBI3H4L96K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/FZRB/I3H4L96K/F2IFZRBI3H4L96K.SMALL.jpg pcjetgenius Hi there! I'm Melody, and I'm 13. I've always loved science, but recently we had to do this science project for school and I decided to record every step of it. Our project was recreating how a pinhole camera worked, or simply put : making a simplified version of it. My 7 year old sister loved watch...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 04:43:24 PST
Homemade Vinegar Bomb http://www.instructables.com/id/Vinegar-Bomb/
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 09:46:09 PST
Crystal Growth Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Crystal-Growth-Project/
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Fri, 28 Nov 2014 12:29:43 PST
Van De Graaff http://www.instructables.com/id/Van-De-Graaff-2/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FU3/45CE/I301M00F/FU345CEI301M00F.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FU3/45CE/I301M00F/FU345CEI301M00F.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FU3/45CE/I301M00F/FU345CEI301M00F.SMALL.jpg franma_collado Homemade Van De Graaff Generator 350kv Van de Graaff Generator Van De Graaff Electrostatic High Voltage Generator 120,000 Volt Van De Graaff Generator How to Make a Table-Top Van de Graaff Generator 500,000 volt Van de Graaff Generator Using Cheap Parts DIY Lightning Wand ...
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Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:01:53 PST
Seismometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Seismometer/
Seismometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/JLB9/I2VLGRZN/FN8JLB9I2VLGRZN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/JLB9/I2VLGRZN/FN8JLB9I2VLGRZN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN8/JLB9/I2VLGRZN/FN8JLB9I2VLGRZN.SMALL.jpg 10DotMatrix Seismometers are instruments that measure motion in the ground, like the shaking produced by earthquakes. This seismometer is great for the amateur geologist because it is made from a few easy-to-find parts. Its design (based on a project found here) uses the electromagnet found in a typical audio...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:56:47 PST
Make energy by moving your hands in your free time http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-energy-by-moving-your-hands-in-your-free-time/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:43:12 PST
How to make rheoscopic fluid. http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-rheoscopic-fluid/
How to make rheoscopic fluid. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/135D/I2LMC8IX/F9R135DI2LMC8IX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/135D/I2LMC8IX/F9R135DI2LMC8IX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9R/135D/I2LMC8IX/F9R135DI2LMC8IX.SMALL.jpg slash51 This is my first published instructions so it is a learn as I go process. Rheoscopic fluid is used to see the flow of liquids. You can make about 2 liters of it for around $4.00. You can purchase it on Amazon and other locations for around $20. You can also make your own from mica powder for much...
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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:47:22 PST
Matchbox Popper http://www.instructables.com/id/Matchbox-Popper/
Matchbox Popper - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/WTNC/I2I4068C/FOVWTNCI2I4068C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/WTNC/I2I4068C/FOVWTNCI2I4068C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/WTNC/I2I4068C/FOVWTNCI2I4068C.SMALL.jpg squareblue I got this idea from a book called Mini Weapons of Mass Destruction. Using nothing but a box of matches and some tape you can make a harmless but loud small scale explosion. This is my first instructible so ignore any mistakes, Thanks. What You'll Need So to get star...
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 11:02:33 PST
Science http://www.instructables.com/id/Science-21-22-23/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3J/BHD3/I2F26EPT/F3JBHD3I2F26EPT.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3J/BHD3/I2F26EPT/F3JBHD3I2F26EPT.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/F3J/BHD3/I2F26EPT/F3JBHD3I2F26EPT.SMALL.jpg dan.shepherd3 DIY Spectrometer) Explore the Unknown - Mad Science Handbook over 20 science projects Jiffycoil's Tesla Coil projects Telsa coil projects KCA Science Club "Van De Graaff" Van De Graaff High voltage car ignition coil project easy 30 k v generator for other projects Easy DIY Mag...
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 10:03:26 PST
How to Defy Gravity with Science (or make them think you can) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Defy-Gravity-with-Science-or-make-them-thin/
How to Defy Gravity with Science (or make them think you can) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/74ER/I2GJ5BVF/FOV74ERI2GJ5BVF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/74ER/I2GJ5BVF/FOV74ERI2GJ5BVF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOV/74ER/I2GJ5BVF/FOV74ERI2GJ5BVF.SMALL.jpg SpecificLove (Watch Video) This is a great way to change the center of gravity on items hanging off the edge of a table and make them look like they are being held up by nothing. Your friends will be amazed at your skill. This would also make a great science experiment for home or school.
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 08:48:55 PST
How to be a Citizen Scientist http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-be-a-Citizen-Scientist/
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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 08:41:29 PST
Solar Powered Electrolysis http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Electrolysis/
Solar Powered Electrolysis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/SS91/I2D6QZ7I/F38SS91I2D6QZ7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/SS91/I2D6QZ7I/F38SS91I2D6QZ7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F38/SS91/I2D6QZ7I/F38SS91I2D6QZ7I.SMALL.jpg gearup500 In this instructable I will explain how to turn water into a flammable gas which is h2o2. I have been interested in hydroelectric cars ever since the science kits have started coming out. Even though I don't have PEM cells I wanted to use some of the science that I had learned for my science p...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:41:31 PST
DIY Authentic Glowsticks http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Authentic-Glowsticks/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 13:21:34 PST
Many Faces of Sugru Pt. 1- Milk Jug Rocket Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Many-Faces-of-Sugru-Pt-1-Milk-Jug-Rocket-Launcher/
Many Faces of Sugru Pt. 1- Milk Jug Rocket Launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/9GVD/I1VZ9ZE7/FLS9GVDI1VZ9ZE7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/9GVD/I1VZ9ZE7/FLS9GVDI1VZ9ZE7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLS/9GVD/I1VZ9ZE7/FLS9GVDI1VZ9ZE7.SMALL.jpg bbaxley Supplies (1 of each):Milk Jug Bicycle Inner Tube PVC Pipe SUGRU! (2 packets) (the rocket is made out of duct tape, part of a pool noodle, cut up foam sheets, and a zip tie)Directions for project are available through Makezine (http://makezine.com/projects/milk-jug-rocket-launcher/) Place Bicycle...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:19:44 PDT
Many Faces of Sugru Pt. 2- Snorkle http://www.instructables.com/id/Many-Faces-of-Sugru-Pt-2-Snorkle/
Many Faces of Sugru Pt. 2- Snorkle - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/HZ24/I1VZA64R/FRBHZ24I1VZA64R.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/HZ24/I1VZA64R/FRBHZ24I1VZA64R.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRB/HZ24/I1VZA64R/FRBHZ24I1VZA64R.SMALL.jpg bbaxley Supplies: Pool NoodlePVC Pipe (x3)PVC Elbows (x3)PVS Connector (x1)SUGRU! (6 packets) Attach the PVC pipes together with connector and elbows tomake the body of the snorkle. Place Sugru around each transition area to make the snorkel watertight.Don’t forget to create a stopper above the snor...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:50:45 PDT
Telescope phone mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Telescope-phone-mount/
Telescope phone mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/1NPD/I1TQK39W/FBR1NPDI1TQK39W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/1NPD/I1TQK39W/FBR1NPDI1TQK39W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/1NPD/I1TQK39W/FBR1NPDI1TQK39W.SMALL.jpg BacknBlack Hi, I built this for my Galaxy S5. I like to play with astronomy and since I'm too lazy to learn star charts and wheels as such. I tend to use programs called Skyeye and Google Sky for ID and guidance. Since you're always looking thru the scope and wondering what is that stars name is behind the...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:59:04 PDT
Pumpkin Seed Oil: Trick and Treat http://www.instructables.com/id/Pumpkin-Seed-Oil-Trick-and-Treat/
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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:48:42 PDT
How I Watch an Eclipse or Check Out Sun Spots http://www.instructables.com/id/How-I-Watch-an-Eclipse-or-Check-Out-Sun-Spots/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 08:08:19 PDT
Make a simple hygrometer for 0$ !! (great for your childrens!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-simple-hygrometer-for-0-great-for-your-chil/
Make a simple hygrometer for 0$ !! (great for your childrens!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/1HUN/I1OTV4A9/FRE1HUNI1OTV4A9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/1HUN/I1OTV4A9/FRE1HUNI1OTV4A9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRE/1HUN/I1OTV4A9/FRE1HUNI1OTV4A9.SMALL.jpg kondzio29 Since I posted my last instructable about simple science (you can check it out here) it get 41,501 views, so I decided to post another one. And today you will learn how to make a simple hygrometer, Another project that is fun to make with kids, and it is educational as well. If you're curious about...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:26:47 PDT
How to make a Microscope Without a Lens http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Microscope-Without-a-Lens/
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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:48:00 PDT
My Faves http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Faves/ http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FTA/5L0K/I1LYZZVO/FTA5L0KI1LYZZVO.SQUARE2.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FTA/5L0K/I1LYZZVO/FTA5L0KI1LYZZVO.SQUARE.jpg http://www.instructables.com/files/deriv/FTA/5L0K/I1LYZZVO/FTA5L0KI1LYZZVO.SMALL.jpg LouisFilardo33 Any technologies nowadays. Cheap Herbal Vaporizer Alcohol Vaporizer for Fuel How to make an Alcohol Vaporizer Make a solar smoking vaporizer Cannabis Butter from Vaporizer Leftovers DIY - Retrofitting Entertainment Center Lighting dry ice pumpkin for Halloween
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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:28:44 PDT
Ultrasonic Bat - Leak - Arc Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bat-Whisperer-Ultrasonic-Bat-Detector/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:51:03 PDT
Low-magnification Microscope http://www.instructables.com/id/low-magnification-microscope/
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 21:24:41 PDT
Wimshurst Electrostatic Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Wimshurst/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:35:16 PDT
Let's Make Sparks - Fun with High Voltage http://www.instructables.com/id/Dont-Stand-So-Close-To-Me-ZAP-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/P4S1/I1C3UOJJ/F4NP4S1I1C3UOJJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/P4S1/I1C3UOJJ/F4NP4S1I1C3UOJJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/P4S1/I1C3UOJJ/F4NP4S1I1C3UOJJ.SMALL.jpg alcurb DANGER: THE PROJECTS IN THIS COLLECTION DEAL WITH DANGEROUS HIGH VOLTAGES THAT, WITHOUT PROPER CARE AND RESPECT, CAN KILL YOU.That said, if you are a mad scientist who likes getting high voltages to make sparks and plasma, this collection is for you. Amazing plasma globe tricks that you never knew...
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 08:52:12 PDT
Electroscope Inverstigations http://www.instructables.com/id/Electroscope-Inverstigations/
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Thu, 16 Oct 2014 07:10:10 PDT
Mini Electric Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Electric-Motor/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:17:32 PDT
Inexpensive Locally Based Saltwater Aquarium http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Locally-Based-Saltwater-Aquarium/
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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 12:49:15 PDT
Density Tower http://www.instructables.com/id/Density-Tower/
Density Tower - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/TF7G/I15KTRSQ/FQ0TF7GI15KTRSQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/TF7G/I15KTRSQ/FQ0TF7GI15KTRSQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ0/TF7G/I15KTRSQ/FQ0TF7GI15KTRSQ.SMALL.jpg Filipp Hi. In this Instructable I will show you how to make a cool science experiment at home. This experiment will help you understand the physical properties of liquids. Measure your ingredients For this experiment you'll need a tall, straight-sided glass and a number of ingredients. You don't need al...
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Sun, 12 Oct 2014 09:45:13 PDT
Science Fair: Bored No More http://www.instructables.com/id/Science-Fair-Bored-No-More/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 12:09:35 PDT
Making Pine Rosin http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Pine-Rosin/
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Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11:44:55 PDT
Basic Earth Battery http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Earth-Battery/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:56:20 PDT
How To Make A Hand Warmer http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-A-Hand-Warmer/
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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 13:12:59 PDT
Make Your Own Never Wet/Ultra Ever Dry (Hydrophobic Coating) http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Never-WetUltra-Ever-Dry-Hydrophobic-/
Make Your Own Never Wet/Ultra Ever Dry (Hydrophobic Coating) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/LY71/I12KHACG/FK6LY71I12KHACG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/LY71/I12KHACG/FK6LY71I12KHACG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/LY71/I12KHACG/FK6LY71I12KHACG.SMALL.jpg NightHawkInLight This is an easy way to make a hydrophobic coating from products that have been available for decades. It works great!Cyclopentasiloxane is the component of antiperspirant that functions as the hydrophobic element to this project. While not quite as hydrophobic the commercial coatings like Never Wet ...
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Thu, 9 Oct 2014 11:23:54 PDT
Easy $3 ferrofluid and other explorations with magnetic slime http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-3-ferrofluid-and-other-explorations-with-magn/
Easy $3 ferrofluid and other explorations with magnetic slime - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/T7IU/I0YG3G5E/FHTT7IUI0YG3G5E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/T7IU/I0YG3G5E/FHTT7IUI0YG3G5E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHT/T7IU/I0YG3G5E/FHTT7IUI0YG3G5E.SMALL.jpg jill20 Our DIY class has been struggling with oogoo, but a comment on the oogoo instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Your-O...inspired us to try adding iron oxide and from there, a stray comment about adding iron oxide to silly putty left me thinking about magnetism in plastics and non-...
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 17:36:18 PDT
DIY Oil Pollution Testing http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Oil-Pollution-Testing/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 15:35:08 PDT
Thermoelectric Generator Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermoelectric-Generator-Project/
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Tue, 7 Oct 2014 13:38:21 PDT
Rat Skull - Cleaning, Preserving and Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Rat-Skull-Taxidermy-and-Display/
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 14:36:16 PDT
How to make Alcohol at Home http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Alcohol-at-Home/
How to make Alcohol at Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/CUUU/I10JEZJ1/FU4CUUUI10JEZJ1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/CUUU/I10JEZJ1/FU4CUUUI10JEZJ1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU4/CUUU/I10JEZJ1/FU4CUUUI10JEZJ1.SMALL.jpg nbraun198 Note: For a sugar wash, you probably don't need to sterilize anything. Just wash it with soap and water. The presence of other microbes can alter the taste if you plan to drink it. The alcohol produced in this video will be distilled in a future video.This is a very basic way that you can make your ...
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Mon, 6 Oct 2014 12:32:49 PDT
Magneeto Floating Wheels (from ScienceKitStore.com) http://www.instructables.com/id/Magneeto-Floating-Wheels-from-ScienceKitStorecom/
Magneeto Floating Wheels (from ScienceKitStore.com) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/1158/I0TV46SV/FIZ1158I0TV46SV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/1158/I0TV46SV/FIZ1158I0TV46SV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIZ/1158/I0TV46SV/FIZ1158I0TV46SV.SMALL.jpg ScienceKitStore The new and improved version of the Floating Wheels using Magnet Strips is very close to 100% magnet levitation! The idea is making a wheel and axle that will float above a pair of strip magnets and can rotate with no friction. Kit Contents Here is what is included in the kit. The only other mat...
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Fri, 3 Oct 2014 13:11:54 PDT
Easy DIY Magnetic Stirrer http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-DIY-Magnetic-Stirrer/
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Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:20:36 PDT