Science Snacks • Make table-top Exploratorium exhibits
Science of Cooking • Explore the science behind food and cooking with recipes, activities, and Webcasts.
It's all done with mirrors.
Introduce students to unique life science activities that let them work with our research-quality microscopic images and videos.
Find out why people who love birthday parties should move to Mercury.
What can you build with 50 straws and 50 pins?
On Saturday, May 6th, 2000 we hosted a live panel discussion and webcast to explore the amazing phenomena of Star Trek.
What is a gear ratio? And how do gears help make the bicycle so efficient?
What's really going on when you bake? Find out.
A rotating black-and-white disk produces the illusion of color.
Decorate your desktop with some of the most intriguing pattern and perception images from the Exploratorium.
Suspend an object in air by blowing down on it.
Your brain is always looking for blank spaces and filling them in. Sometimes, your brain leaps to the wrong conclusion. Then you get a surprise!
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