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.
Each webcast, the Exploratorium staff and teachers demonstrate their science projects and compete for the title of IRON SCIENCE TEACHER!
Read stories and see footage from the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake.
Explore the important engineering concepts of yield strength, ultimate strength, and elasticity as they relate to building a better bicycle.
An introduction to spectra and to the space-based telescopes. The site includes a number of hands-on activities.
Explore articles and interactives and listen to the calls of amazing, adaptable frogs.
Your guide to the Northern and Southern Lights (also in 'Observatory')
What happens to meat when you cook it?
There's more to polar ice than just frozen water. Learn about the many varieties of ice found at the poles and how and where they form.
Identify misalignments in your body by looking at your feet.
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