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.
This 2011 conference, hosted at the Exploratorium, explored the role aesthetic inquiry in public interdisciplinary environments.
Try your hand at explaining symbols both modern and ancient, and then make your own.
Why do teens take risks, and what do our notions of risk tell us about the dangers of growing up?
To understand how skaters turn in midair, try this little experiment.
See recent articles on polar science.
The more astronomy changes, the more it stays the same. This series of images juxtaposes ancient and modern study of the celestial bodies.
What kinds of candy are made and enjoyed in where you live?
Learn how living things get energy from dead ones in this interactive exhibit.
Could your own brain betray you?
Commemorate the 1906 quake! Rummage through live earthquake data, subductive science, and more. Learn about earthquakes in Faultline: Seismic Science at the Epicenter
Your guide to the Northern and Southern Lights (also in 'Observatory')
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