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Science of Cooking • Explore the science behind food and cooking with recipes, activities, and Webcasts.
Explore the scientific, historical, and cultural context behind a new opera about the first atomic bomb test.
The 1906 earthquake jolted geologists into focusing on how and why faults break loose.
Why is the bicycle the most efficient way to travel? Explore bicycle science and culture.
What can the things we own tell us about ourselves?
Here's how you can model the use of X rays for medical examinations with some sand and a piece of screen.
See for yourself how the tilt of the earth's axis results in what we experience as the seasons.
Why do road bikes have thin tires, while mountain bikes have fat tires?
Grow spikes of crystals in the sun.
In an earthquake, some older structures collapse and others stand tall. The difference is usually retrofitting.
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