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Science of Cooking • Explore the science behind food and cooking with recipes, activities, and Webcasts.
Saving seeds helps preserve the culture of Native American farmers in the American Southwest and northern Mexico.
This clay building activity shows that when you make things bigger, weight increases faster than strength.
Learn more about the process of making Champagne.
Make a fantastic toy that shimmers when you shake it.
Visit the Outdoor Exploratorium at Fort Mason to explore the science behind wind, waves, and more.
Use this handy conversion calculator to convert between the many units found in recipes.
Cells behaving badly
Touch supercooled water drops with an ice crystal and trigger them to freeze instantly.
Use dominoes to model a nerve cell's transmission of a signal
Most people abhor the sound of their own recorded voice. So what are these recording devices doing to our voices to make them sound so awful?
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