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.
Identify misalignments in your body by looking at your feet.
by Eclipse Field Crew • March 5, 2016
Day-by-day dispatches from our eclipse crew in Micronesia.
The three most densely populated cities on the planet where seismologists expect major earthquakes are San Francisco, Tokyo, and Istanbul. Find out why the effects in each city will be very different.
How do different sounds combine to make the unique audio environments of specific places? Build the soundscapes of a beach and a train station.
An introduction to the concepts and theories that contribute to contemporary complexity research.
Learn how Hubble Telescope scientists put together those lovely pictures.
Meet Bart Hopkin, who listens closely to the subtle sonic qualities of wood, water, and pipes as he creates new instruments.
Make your own refracting telescope from a pair of reading glasses.
Can't decide if you're sandy or silty? Try this simple test.
A collection of auditory illusions found in indigenous folk practices, popular music, and scientific research.
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