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.
Why is it that our heads are haunted by the likes of annoying commercial jingles, TV theme songs, and the Macarena?
Heat 'em, beat 'em, or mix 'em up: There are scientific processes at work when you cook with eggs.
Use the numbers on four cards to make up equations that equal the number on a fifth card.
Sit down for compost tea with a visionary cultivator.
Where do all the different languages in the world come from?
Find out about bicycle brakes and balance, and calculate your stopping distance on a bicycle.
A multifaceted exhibition that explored genetics and the Human Genome Project from a variety of perspectives from April 8 to September 4, 1995.
Kid-friendly explorations and experiments for curious minds.
Stand outside on a sunny day with a watch in your hand, and you can tell which way is north.
Pier 15 (Embarcadero at Green Street)San Francisco, CA 94111(415) 528-4444
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