Low-cost, teacher-tested activities for the classroom and the curious.
Science of Cooking • Explore the science behind food and cooking with recipes, activities, and Webcasts.
You can measure your reaction time with just a yardstick and some help from a friend.
Produce some pretty mixed-up music with this online interactive.
A downloadable series of graphics from our Faultline website gives a snapshot of seismic science.
To understand how skaters turn in midair, try this little experiment.
Dispatches from the La Niña Summit of 1998.
Learn the science behind bad hair days, and learn how hair increases its length when humidity increases, making curly hair frizz and straight hair go limp.
Read stories and see footage from the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.
Make a crowd-pleasing noisemaker called a sound sandwich, which you can adjust to raise or lower its pitch.
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