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.
Grow your own stalagmites in luscious colors.
Use this handy conversion calculator to convert between the many units found in recipes.
Explore the deadly beautiful world of carnivorous plants.
Tiny shrimplike crustaceans, krill play a critical roll in many marine food webs, even feeding huge baleen whales.
Learn how some vibrant seniors exercise their minds, and find out what you can do to help your own memory.
The brightest buds get all the glory – but they're not just for show.
What's in that cup of coffee anyway? Find out about the history and chemistry of coffee.
A downloadable series of graphics from our Faultline website gives a snapshot of seismic science.
A multifaceted exhibition that explored genetics and the Human Genome Project from a variety of perspectives from April 8 to September 4, 1995.
Experiment with rhythm through stepping, a musical dance form that uses the body as a percussion instrument.
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