In September 2004, the Exploratorium covered a conference in the Galapagos Islands, organized by the National Center for Atmospheric Research, that considered the implications of El Niño forecasting.
Learn about common techniques for peering inside the body in order to diagnose disease and injury.
Learn about origami, make your own paper, and find out the best way to fold a paper airplane.
This special online-only edition of Exploring takes a closer look at the sweet lure of chocolate. We'll examine the fascinating -- and often misreported -- history of chocolate, follow the chocolate-making process, and take an online visit to a chocolate factory.
Discover how cacao beans become candy bars-and why we all love chocolate.
Scientific knowledge and a few chemical concoctions can get you through a Bad Hair Day.
Learn how some vibrant seniors exercise their minds, and find out what you can do to help your own memory.
For most of us, science arrives in our lives packaged neatly as fact. But how did it get that way?
Here are some Exploratorium images for you to enjoy.
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Follow scientists looking for life in the hot springs of the Russian Far East.
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