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Science of Cooking • Explore the science behind food and cooking with recipes, activities, and Webcasts.
Learn about the transit of Venus - what it is, what you'll see, and why it's important. View the rarest eclipse of them all - the Transit of Venus.
Pickling is the art of manipulating the microbial garden in foods.
Learn about the most important piece of equipment-- your feet!
Gravity turns soap film into an ever-shifting, colorful masterpiece.
See a map of recent earthquakes in the United States, and learn why earthquakes happen so frequently on the West Coast.
Explore cantilevers and other structures by building with skewers.
Explore our 2000 guide to the solar max, the period in the solar cycle during which the number of sunspots is greatest.
Can't decide if you're sandy or silty? Try this simple test.
A window on regeneration
Each webcast, the Exploratorium staff and teachers demonstrate their science projects and compete for the title of IRON SCIENCE TEACHER!
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