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.
Music is more than meets the ears directly. Just as no sound exists in a vacuum, every space sculpts the sound within it.
Decorate your desktop with some of the most intriguing pattern and perception images from the Exploratorium.
Each webcast, the Exploratorium staff and teachers demonstrate their science projects and compete for the title of IRON SCIENCE TEACHER!
What do you really know about what you see?
Measure the brightness of the sun using cooking oil and a white card.
Your worn shoe soles reveal whether your feet roll excessively from side to side as you walk.
See a map of recent earthquakes in the United States, and learn why earthquakes happen so frequently on the West Coast.
Find out why biodiversity benefits plants and people alike.
Why do we see colors in soap bubbles?
Make your own refracting telescope from a pair of reading glasses.
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