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.
The three most densely populated cities on the planet where seismologists expect major earthquakes are San Francisco, Tokyo, and Istanbul. Find out why the effects in each city will be very different.
See a map of recent earthquakes in the United States, and learn why earthquakes happen so frequently on the West Coast.
Join the Exploratorium on the playa in Black Rock Desert and explore the science of pyrotechnics, flight, dust devils, rainbows, and more.
Map sunspots and build an apparatus for safe sunspot viewing!
Why do I hear the bass from my neighbor's stereo, but not the treble?
See living stem cells and find out why they are the "stem" from which all other cells develop.
Become an aircraft designer!
A collection of auditory illusions found in indigenous folk practices, popular music, and scientific research.
In 2009, the ECHO (Education through Cultural and Historical Organizations) Partners hosted a national symposium held at the Exploratorium to discuss the effects of climate change on the planet. You can watch archived webcasts of the symposium.
What is a gear ratio? And how do gears help make the bicycle so efficient?
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