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Science of Cooking • Explore the science behind food and cooking with recipes, activities, and Webcasts.
What are the essential elements of life? How can you distinguish between the living and nonliving world? What traits of life do all organisms share?
Watch a chick embryo develop the specialized tissues, organs, and structure of a fully formed chick.
Find out how proteins make muscles work in this original Exploratorium poster, illustrated by David Goodsell.
Explore the places, people, tools, and ideas behind the origins of matter, the universe, and life itself.
Gather and compare real data about sunspots and solar x-ray activity.
Listen to internationally recognized authorities on human thought and behavior, including Temple Grandin and Paul Ekman.
Make a spinning disc called a stroboscope, which lets you create your own animated cartoon.
Explore an interactive map.
Plants and people alike. We all have a need to feed.
Sometimes we can learn about outer space when space objects come to us.
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