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Over the Top Home Decorations for Halloween

Over the Top Home Decorations for Halloween

Some of the most elaborate, jaw-dropping, and just plain out of control decorations we’ve featured on Make:.

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Make a Computer-Controlled Mad Scientist Test Tube Rack

Make a Computer-Controlled Mad Scientist Test Tube Rack

Light up your Halloween night with a rack of flickering, glowing test tubes o’ doom.

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Halloween Highlight Reel, Part I – Haunts

Halloween Highlight Reel, Part I – Haunts

The biggest maker holiday of the year is just twenty days away! Whether you’re hosting a haunt this year, or just decorating your yard to celebrate, it’s time to break out the box of decorations and start spookifying…

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How-To: Supercheap Glycerin Fogger

How-To: Supercheap Glycerin Fogger

YouTuber HouseholdHacker shows just how simple a glycerin-based fog machine really is, in principle, and how easy is it is to improvise a pretty fair substitute with some food-grade glycerin, a candle, and a couple other odds ‘n’ ends.

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Sick ‘n’ simple squirmin’ worms effect

Sick ‘n’ simple squirmin’ worms effect

OK, so this video from YouTuber beachj0 includes no explanation, but my belief is that there are one or more cylindrical magnets embedded in the plastic bait worms (possibly by casting them in place using the DIY bait molds commonly sold to fisherman), and several more magnets attached to a platter rotating beneath the table. A simple effect, but strikingly creepy. [via Propnomicon]

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