Instructables: exploring - technology - moisture http://www.instructables.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:36:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 Watering Garden with GARD-A-WATER Arduino Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Watering-Garden-with-GARD-A-WATER-Arduino-Project/
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Sat, 5 Jul 2014 11:04:26 PDT
Automatic Irrigation System http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Irrigation-System-21/
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By: BooRan

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Sat, 21 Jun 2014 18:17:31 PDT
The Blister-Free Prosthetic http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Blister-Free-Prosthetic/
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Sun, 8 Dec 2013 20:40:34 PST
WATERING SYSTEM - INTRODUCTION http://www.instructables.com/id/WATERING-SYSTEM-INTRODUCTION/
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Sat, 14 Sep 2013 12:59:09 PDT
Hear your plants play music! (WIFI version) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hear-your-plants-play-music-WIFI-version/
Hear your plants play music! (WIFI version) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/UNKQ/H82TT3DT/F5FUNKQH82TT3DT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/UNKQ/H82TT3DT/F5FUNKQH82TT3DT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5F/UNKQ/H82TT3DT/F5FUNKQH82TT3DT.SMALL.jpg mattomatto This walk-through will show you how to build a sensor to monitor your plant's environment and use Stats in Sound's ERC-20 app to turn this data into music, allowing you to listen to your plant's reaction to it's environment.  For more information on this project, please visit www.statsinsound.org.uk...
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Thu, 11 Oct 2012 04:43:48 PDT
Self-Watering Plant http://www.instructables.com/id/Self-Watering-Plant/
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Mon, 23 Jul 2012 09:26:43 PDT
Save data of temperature and humidity on MySQL with Arduino Uno and Wifly http://www.instructables.com/id/Save-data-of-temperature-and-humidity-on-MySQL-wit/
Save data of temperature and humidity on MySQL with Arduino Uno and Wifly - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/10DY/H4AGJZT4/F3210DYH4AGJZT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/10DY/H4AGJZT4/F3210DYH4AGJZT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F32/10DY/H4AGJZT4/F3210DYH4AGJZT4.SMALL.jpg camilo.n1012 Hello guys, i make this instructable for the people that  liked the electronics and the botanic, with this you have the data about  the temperatura and the humidity of your orchard and register this in a data base MySQL. For this proyect you need some knowledge of programing in PHP and MySQL, we wi...
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Mon, 16 Jul 2012 01:42:24 PDT
DIY Altoids Tin Camera Case Desiccant Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Altoids-Tin-Camera-Case-Desiccant-Pack/
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Wed, 25 Jan 2012 18:05:26 PST
Desktop Humidifier Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-Humidifier/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/6FIH/GW898147/FIR6FIHGW898147.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/6FIH/GW898147/FIR6FIHGW898147.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIR/6FIH/GW898147/FIR6FIHGW898147.SMALL.jpg mpilchfamily With winter here the air is dry and my family needs humidifiers running at the house. At work on the other hand i have no humidifier. I have a very small office and a full sized humidifier would not be ideal. I have yet to find a nice little humidifier about the size of a shoe box. So i decided i ne...
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Fri, 16 Dec 2011 22:04:05 PST
Plantduino Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Backyard-Automated-Greenhouse/
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Thu, 30 Jun 2011 19:30:28 PDT
The Plant Whisperer http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Plant-Whisperer/
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Sun, 6 Feb 2011 21:15:05 PST