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.
Explore the mysterious interactions between light and geography through the eyes and works of artists Charles Ross and James Turrell.
Rube Goldberg-inspired cause and effect contraptions using everyday materials and found objects.
Listen to the story of Ladle Rat Rotten Hut.
A drop of water makes a fine magnifying lens.
Hear audio clips of the ambient sounds of the rain forest at night near Arecibo, Puerto Rico.
Grow spikes of crystals in the sun.
Create your own fish mummy using common baking soda!
Explore the science of music with us, through these online exhibits, movies, and questions.
Journey into Chaco Canyon, where ancient people built monuments to the cosmos. Journey to Chichén Itzá, where the Maya built monuments to the sun.
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