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.
Take a peek at the colorful world of plant sex.
The brightest buds get all the glory – but they're not just for show.
Cells behaving badly
Why do I hear the bass from my neighbor's stereo, but not the treble?
by Shannon Eliot • July 13, 2015
Wondering why we've been seeing sharks in Santa Cruz? Heard about the massive toxic algal bloom off the West Coast?
Meteor, meteorite, meteoroid – what's the difference?
By passing the winter frozen as solid as a holiday fruit cake, the wood frog breaks all rules. Scientists hoping to preserve human organs are paying close attention.
What's the science behind a home run? Why do curveballs curve? Learn about the game from players from the S.F. Giants & Oakland A's.
Sedge Thomson's unique radio show. Five archived shows that were conducted at the Exploratorium from May to December 1998.
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