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Science of Cooking • Explore the science behind food and cooking with recipes, activities, and Webcasts.
Not all bubbles are made with soap!
Everyone seems to love the sound of their own voice in the shower. That's because a simple shower stall produces some complex sound-altering effects.
Explore mechanical elements such as cams, levers, and linkages to create your own moving sculpture.
Use the numbers on four cards to make up equations that equal the number on a fifth card.
Scratch Film, also known as Direct Animation, is the process of drawing and scratching designs directly onto film.
You can make a light painting with a light source, a darkened room, and a digital camera.
Ordinary materials used in extraordinary ways.
Recycle a potato chip can into a simple camera.
The Wave Organ is a wave-activated sound sculpture located at the end of a jetty in the San Francisco Bay.
Heat 'em, beat 'em, or mix 'em up: There are scientific processes at work when you cook with eggs.
Scientific knowledge and a few chemical concoctions can get you through a Bad Hair Day.
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