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.
Four downloadable workshop guides for teaching introductory genetics in a museum or other informal education setting.
Map sunspots and build an apparatus for safe sunspot viewing!
Teeth are the most common fossils found. What can they tell us?
Do hot water and cold water mix?
What happens to sandy or fine-grained soils when an earthquake shakes them up? Try this simple activity to find out.
How has imagery changed the way we look at our bodies—over time and in different cultures?
What's a droodle? It's a riddle and a doodle all rolled up into one.
Can your eyes fool your nose? Find out with this experiment.
A model for heart development
Explore the mythological significance of frogs in cultures around the world.
Learn how changes in genes over generations created the modern goldfish.
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