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Connect with the Exploratorium in virtual worlds.
Join us as we follow NASA’s latest rover, Curiosity.
A collection of auditory illusions found in indigenous folk practices, popular music, and scientific research.
Activities and History
Each of these time-lapse videos captures a 24-hour day in just under two minutes. Developed by artist Ken Murphy and curated by staff scientist Sebastian Martin, they offer unique views of the environment at our new home.
Explore an interactive map.
We’re Moving! Follow Us to San Francisco’s Historic Waterfront
This 2011 conference, hosted at the Exploratorium, explored the role aesthetic inquiry in public interdisciplinary environments.
Follow along with expedition leader Bob Ballard and his crew on the exploration vessel Nautilus as they search for hydrothermal vents, underwater volcanoes, and ancient shipwrecks.
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