Science Snacks • Make table-top Exploratorium exhibits
Science of Cooking • Explore the science behind food and cooking with recipes, activities, and Webcasts.
View the night sky from any latitude on earth, and take a guided tour of the Hawaiian star families.
Getting used to looking at one color can lead you to perceive an entirely different color.
Learn how Hubble Telescope scientists put together those lovely pictures.
A Marble Machine is a creative ball-run contraption, made from familiar materials, designed to send a rolling marble through tubes and funnels, across tracks and bumpers, and into a catch at the end.
Make your own refracting telescope from a pair of reading glasses.
Play. Invent. Explore. PIE is a group of educators who share a playful and inventive approach to teaching with technology.
A model for heart development
In Observance of the 50th Anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
Can you recognize an ordinary penny? It may be tougher than you think!
The impacts of climate change hit most severely at the poles.
The qualities that made Frank Oppenheimer so special are the same qualities that make the Exploratorium special: an insistence on excellence, a knack for finding new ways of looking at things, and a respect for invention and play.
Make an observatory to see the amazing colors in bubbles!
Pier 15(Embarcadero at Green Street)San Francisco, CA 94111(415) 528-4444
© 2014 Exploratorium
Sign up for our newsletter