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How To Make A Storm Glass That Will Predict The Weather… The Storm Glass was first invented in the mid 1700’s, and soon made it’s way into ships and harbors around Europe to help give warning of approaching bad weather.

How To Make A Storm Glass That Will Predict The Weather…

It gained the most fame through Admiral FitzRoy who used a Storm Glass on the voyage in which he and Darwin traveled to the Galápagos Islands. As such, the instrument is sometimes called a ‘FitzRoy Storm Glass’. Due to the use of vodka rather than pure ethanol and water, the proportions I use to make the Storm Glass in the video below breaks somewhat from the traditional ratios, but the recipe is balanced to achieve the same effect as the original. Fortunately, the chemical solution does not require extreme precision to work properly. Composition… How to Build a looping rolling marble machine with magnetic elevator « Construction Toys. Wow!

How to Build a looping rolling marble machine with magnetic elevator « Construction Toys

No longer do you have to buy those huge marble machine roller coaster toys — you can DIY one! This video covers the materials, tools and techniques used to make a homemade rolling ball marble machine. If you haven't seen this rolling ball marble machine toy in action yet, WATCH IT. It's a looping rolling marble machine made with wood, rebar tie wire and polyurethane tubing, featuring a magnetic elevator. The total cost to build this exquisite DIY toy is only about fifty bucks. Materials:* Wooden plank craft board (for the base)* Wooden dowels (for the supports)* Metal flashing (for the elevator)* Heavy duty wire* Gear head motor* Gears* Magnet* Steel ball bearing* Plastic chain* Power source (such as 9-volt battery or AC adapter)* Polyurethane tubing (or ice-maker tubing)* Screws* Superglue. DIY Seed Bombs - 5. Comment faire aspirateur à la maison. Start an Element Collection - How to Find Samples in Everyday Places. This instructable shows you how to find some surprisingly good, and mostly inexpensive, samples of the elements in second hand shops, coin shops, Wal-Mart, or broken things that you take apart.

Start an Element Collection - How to Find Samples in Everyday Places

Scroll down and see for yourself! Whether you like science, are just curious, or want to make a collection of the elements, possessing samples is a great way to bring the periodic table to life. People who don’t even care much about science may be impressed when you hand them an element they have never seen before, or have only seen in photographs.

For a bit of fun, I like to hand people samples and make them guess what they are holding. Some of the things we will be looking for are: CoinsBatteriesSpark plugsFishing sinkersLight bulbsElectronic devices – cell phones, computers, etc. Obviously, you could use the internet and a credit card to buy samples of the elements. How to make a paracord bottle wrap- the chain sinnet. Paper Rockets That Fly 300 Feet. How to Make an Icy Air Blaster. Homemade Fire-starters for Backyard BBQ's. DIY Emergency Fire Starter (Char Cloth) How To Make a 3 Penny Battery. Make An Emergency Candle Out Of Butter! How To Make A PVC Pump! How To Make Fire With A LEMON. Simple Water Distillation for Bushcraft and Survival. Youth and Environment Europe - Entries for the bee competition.

The Winners The big winner of our competition was Gutta-Club from Moldova with the "Save bees" workshop.

Youth and Environment Europe - Entries for the bee competition

Gulp. The making of. Simple Homemade DE Toothpaste - Fluoride Free & NO Baking Soda! Getting Started with TreeView. iNaturalist – Android-appar på Google Play. Esta aplicação permite mapear as plantas invasoras em Portugal.

iNaturalist – Android-appar på Google Play

Estas espécies são uma ameaça à biodiversidade, e o primeiro passo para geri-las é saber onde estão. Ajude-nos a fazer o mapa destas plantas em Portugal, submetendo dados de localização, fotos e informação sobre as plantas invasoras que avista. Porquê uma aplicação para mapear plantas invasoras? As plantas invasoras estão dispersas por todo o território e a sua distribuição altera-se rapidamente, pelo que ter um mapa atualizado da sua distribuição não é tarefa fácil. How it works. To explore is human.

How it works

Somewhere along the way, we got stuck on the idea that an "explorer" is something rare and specific. We need to reboot that idea for the 21st century. The old models don't hold up in this day and age, as it's now about collaboration and connectedness. OpenExplorer is a digital field journal. Free Hugs Campaign - Official Page (music by Sick ) How to do anything. 泥だんご. Japanese German by Kayo, Fumio ・・・・2002/3(Japanese version) 2003/12(English version) translated by MES mystery tomato miracle [Items you must have] 1.Nice weather of 2-3 days duration, completely dry soil, a small quantity of water, and your trustful hands. 2.Company with whom you can chat and work together. 3.A soft material such as a dry dust cloth (a safe place on which you can rest the ball) [Items you will find it convenient to have] 1.Plastic bags (cheep transparent bags for cooking) 2.Polishing cloth (Jersey or cheap stockings are the best) Wet the soil as shown in the picture, compress it hard with the hands, and make a ball that serves as the core.


The principle is to forget about shining and to concentrate on making something round. During <the first 2-3 minutes> the surface of the ball is sufficiently wet, and occasional rough handling is permitted. <The next 30-40minutes> is the stage of making a smooth surface. An international community exploring what it means to live life to the fullest. How to compact sand for sand sculpting. The Birthday Party: A Chad, Matt & Rob Interactive Adventure! Reciclaje de palets 3. A Recycled Plastic Bottle Vertical Garden Treehugger. Timeline Photos. Timeline Photos. How To Mix Chalkboard Paint in Any Color. Nathan Shields. Thoughts on the Bamboo Sax. Introduction of handmade vegetable musical instruments.

Carrot clarinet making. 泥だんご. Open Explorer. Trash Backwards Blog. For a regular day job, one of us happens to be a filmmaker.

Trash Backwards Blog

So we tend to pull out the camera when we’re inspired to tell our story or the story of others having epiphanies when it comes to reducing, reusing, and rethinking our stuff. We follow plastics flowing from the world’s highest places to sea level, we glimpse into the lives of the people who find resources in what others throw away, and we document our own joy in teaching others about our collective stuff and how we can reduce it or reuse it in interesting ways.

Learn from people all over the world in our videos, many of which are narrated by our children who live to tell these stories: High Mountains, Pure Water: Liesl’s family works and schools in Nepal. The children work with village kids to help reduce waste. High Mountains, Pure Water <p>JavaScript required to play <a hreflang="en" type="video/mp4" href=" Mountains, Pure Water</a>. Beach Plastics: The story of the genesis of Trash Backwards.