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global studios, by the numbers

global studios, by the numbers

Since our founding in 1969, the Exploratorium has

Received more than $100 million in grant funding for research and development, including 74 National Science Foundation awards

Created more than 1000 innovative and highly interactive exhibits

Trained and inspired more than 4,800 Explainers

Delivered workshops to 6,400 educators from 48 states and 11 countries

Originated exhibits and programs used by 80 percent of the world’s science centers