Learn about life science through various websites, hands-on activities, and videos on the Exploratorium website. For 40-plus years, we’ve offered creative, thought-provoking exhibits, experiences, tools, and projects that ignite curiosity, encourage exploration, and lead to profound learning.
Create your own fish mummy using common baking soda!
by Kevin Boyd • November 10, 2015
A giant blob of warm water means no crab for Christmas.
by Amar Puri • July 3, 2015
Make your own liquid “fireworks” with this simple and safe activity!
Discover the real taste of candy.
Using two eyes gives you depth perception.
Keep an eye on your retinal blood supply network.
We know where our bodies are even with our eyes closed.
Your eye and brain hold on to a series of images to form a single complete picture.
What happens when you get off the merry-go-round?
Fit nucleic acid and proteins into a small package.
Explore how different deodorants affect the bacteria in your armpit.
Make a friend disappear, leaving only a smile behind.