Instructables: exploring - technology - weather - featured http://www.instructables.com Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:14:49 PST BLOX v1.01 littleBits Real-Time Weather Dashboard http://www.instructables.com/id/littleBits-Real-Time-Weather-Dashboard/
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Mon, 15 Sep 2014 04:05:24 PDT
SOLAR POWERED ARDUINO WEATHER STATION http://www.instructables.com/id/SOLAR-POWERED-ARDUINO-WEATHER-STATION/
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Mon, 8 Sep 2014 08:39:19 PDT
Weather station soil probe http://www.instructables.com/id/Weather-station-aux-sensor-improvement-for-use-in-/
Weather station soil probe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/2RX1/HZNYGDN1/F3O2RX1HZNYGDN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/2RX1/HZNYGDN1/F3O2RX1HZNYGDN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/2RX1/HZNYGDN1/F3O2RX1HZNYGDN1.SMALL.jpg Tecwyn Twmffat Measuring the temperature and humidity or moisture content of the soil is really useful when deciding whether the ground needs watering or a particular crop can be sown or not. Here, I managed to improve one of the auxiliary sensors from a Sinus TFA weather station to work in the soil. Diffic...
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Thu, 4 Sep 2014 04:46:35 PDT
Weather Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Weather-Station-1/
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Thu, 8 May 2014 15:23:05 PDT
NeoWeather: Ambient Weather Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/NeoWeather-Ambient-Weather-Indicator/
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 10:10:19 PDT
Snow Monitoring Scale http://www.instructables.com/id/Snow-Monitoring-Scale/
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Thu, 6 Mar 2014 16:08:11 PST
Fitzroy Storm Glass http://www.instructables.com/id/Fitzroy-Storm-Glass/
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Tue, 17 Dec 2013 07:14:46 PST
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Media Panel (fka Digital Photo Frame) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Raspberry-Pi-Media-Panel-fka-Digita/
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Media Panel (fka Digital Photo Frame) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SMALL.jpg andyjagoe The goal of this project was to create a low cost Raspberry Pi Media Panel--a nice looking screen that could stand in the living room or attach to the refrigerator with the primary purpose of streaming personal photo and video content full time, but also be able to do some other cool things when nee...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 19:45:38 PDT
STEAM PUNK STORM GLASS http://www.instructables.com/id/STEAM-PUNK-STORM-GLASS/
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 08:30:06 PDT
Wall Sconces with Hidden Weather Display and Tangible User Interface http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Sconces-with-Hidden-Weather-Display-and-Tangi/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/BB9F/HCB8R3CN/FEHBB9FHCB8R3CN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/BB9F/HCB8R3CN/FEHBB9FHCB8R3CN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEH/BB9F/HCB8R3CN/FEHBB9FHCB8R3CN.SMALL.jpg AdielFernandez Videos of project in action below!!! Disclaimer: This is an abbreviated description of the project since I did not have time to do a full step-by-step instructable in time for a contest. However, I will gladly make a step-by-step 'ible if there is enough interest. If you like it, please take a mome...
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Sun, 27 Jan 2013 20:54:45 PST
Tornado Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Tornado-Machine/
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Tue, 18 Dec 2012 20:34:09 PST
Downloading NOAA satellite images cheaply and easily http://www.instructables.com/id/Downloading-NOAA-satellite-images-cheaply-and-easi/
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Mon, 20 Aug 2012 11:30:08 PDT
Cloud in a Bottle http://www.instructables.com/id/Cloud-in-a-Bottle/
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Sun, 4 Dec 2011 14:21:50 PST
Google Weather on graphical display with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Weather-on-graphical-display-with-Arduino/
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Fri, 18 Nov 2011 07:53:35 PST
Dracula Does the Weather http://www.instructables.com/id/Dracula-Does-the-Weather/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2011 22:27:43 PDT
Make a Rain Gauge http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Rain-Gauge/
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Sat, 10 Sep 2011 18:48:40 PDT
Instuctables Weather Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Instuctables-Weather-Robot/
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Fri, 13 May 2011 09:47:47 PDT
The Arduino Weather Station / Thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Arduino-Weather-Station-Thermostat/
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Mon, 27 Sep 2010 07:16:18 PDT
Temperature sensor / weatherstation http://www.instructables.com/id/Temperature-sensor--weatherstation/
Temperature sensor / weatherstation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/Y1W7/F9053ZOT/FYXY1W7F9053ZOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/Y1W7/F9053ZOT/FYXY1W7F9053ZOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/Y1W7/F9053ZOT/FYXY1W7F9053ZOT.SMALL.jpg chr Create a weatherstation or temperature monitor using the very cool digital temperature sensor DS1820.I use this setup to monitor a server room, and as a weatherstation.This project consists of:A Dallas 1-Wire bus networkInterface between RS-232 and the Dallas 1-Wire systemDigital temperature sensors...
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