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.
The Exploratorium is taking it outside to explore natural and human-made phenomena in and around San Francisco. Look for new episodes twice each month.
An introduction to the cuica (pronounced KWEE-kah), a small friction drum used in Brazil's Carnival parade.
Most people abhor the sound of their own recorded voice. So what are these recording devices doing to our voices to make them sound so awful?
The more astronomy changes, the more it stays the same. This series of images juxtaposes ancient and modern study of the celestial bodies.
Use printable images from our time-lapse movies to make flipbooks–handheld animations that you can make at home.
What goes on under the ground during an earthquake? Use a Slinky to model the various seismic waves that make the earth tremble.
What do snowflakes look like on Mars?
Skilled listeners share their secrets.
by Eclipse Field Crew • February 29, 2016
Dispatches from our crew in Micronesia.
This stuff can't make up its mind -- is it a liquid or a solid?
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