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.
Opera singers carry notes that seem to last forever. How do they do it?
Visit Las Cuevas Research Station in Belize and the Natural History Museum in London to learn about the study of biodiversity.
A drop of water makes a fine magnifying lens.
What do stem cells, fruit flies, and zebrafish look like under a microscope?
Walk in the shoes of Dean Hudson. As a visually impaired person, Dean depends on audio clues to navigate through the world.
Explore the ancient knowledge of the Maya, who built sophisticated monuments to the sun.
You can make a light painting with a light source, a darkened room, and a digital camera.
Explore the mysterious interactions between light and geography through the eyes and works of artists Charles Ross and James Turrell.
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