A collection of auditory illusions found in indigenous folk practices, popular music, and scientific research.
Try to balance a stick on the tip of your finger. Does it matter which end is up?
Enjoy the early memories of some of the visitors to this website.
Can making up stories improve your memory? Try it!
A fish-eye view of the brain
Test your memory and compare it with your friends'.
Can you trust your own memory? Find out with this activity.
An artist paints his childhood home from memory.
In this memory game, a mental journey through your own house helps you remember items on a list.
Can a gum wrapper have a story? Discover just how important and meaningful an object can be.
What can the things we own tell us about ourselves?
Pier 15(Embarcadero at Green Street)San Francisco, CA 94111(415) 528-4444
© 2014 Exploratorium
Sign up for our newsletter