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Science of Cooking • Explore the science behind food and cooking with recipes, activities, and Webcasts.
Search a geological map of Ethiopia for fossils.
Using a spectroscope, you may see that what appears to be a single color of light is really a combination of colors called a spectrum.
The brightest buds get all the glory – but they're not just for show.
Learn more about the process of making Champagne.
What do you really know about what you see?
Follow scientists looking for life in the hot springs of the Russian Far East.
Explore the surprising side of sound
What goes on under the ground during an earthquake? Use a Slinky to model the various seismic waves that make the earth tremble.
Watch old pennies turn bright and shiny right before your eyes!
Find out the difference between turkeys and hens, discover why temperature is critical, and investigate different cooking methods
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