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.
Explore the surprising side of color.
Can you recognize an ordinary penny? It may be tougher than you think!
Does the sun rise in the east? Not exactly.
Get a taste of how the earth's plates move.
by Mary Miller • August 20, 2016
Join a Live Deep Sea Exploration of our Coastal Sanctuary
Map sunspots and build an apparatus for safe sunspot viewing!
An inside look at the striving communities of competetive orchid and pumpkin growers.
Learn the science behind bad hair days, and learn how hair increases its length when humidity increases, making curly hair frizz and straight hair go limp.
There's more to polar ice than just frozen water. Learn about the many varieties of ice found at the poles and how and where they form.
In an earthquake, some older structures collapse and others stand tall. The difference is usually retrofitting.
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