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.
Show yourself how a pinch of salt can take the bitter taste away.
See a map of recent earthquakes in the United States, and learn why earthquakes happen so frequently on the West Coast.
Learn how Hubble Telescope scientists put together those lovely pictures.
Learn valuable graphing skills and learn about ozone chemistry.
Discover the uncommon stories behind the most common fruits and vegetables.
Learn how some vibrant seniors exercise their minds, and find out what you can do to help your own memory.
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Interact with the Cafe Wall Illusion.
A bicycle, masking tape, paper, pencil, and a little curiosity are all you need to find out how the gears of a bicycle work.
Polarized light passing through sugar, water "rotates" to reveal beautiful colors.
Introduce students to unique life science activities that let them work with our research-quality microscopic images and videos.
Join us as we visit the Hubble Space Telescope, and see what's happening at Mission Control.
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