• Follow your curiosity and explore at the intersection of science, art, and human perception.

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  • Follow your curiosity and explore at the intersection of science, art, and human perception.

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  • Experience Strandbeest: The Dream Machines of Theo Jansen. On tour for the first time in North America, Dutch artist Theo Jansen’s strandbeests—or “beach animals”—are kinetic sculptures that blur the lines between art, machine, and life.

  • Inquiry-based learning is at the core of the Exploratorium. We invite people to ask questions, question answers, and discover for themselves how the world works.

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  • Explore our cool, teacher-tested, low-cost activities for the classroom and the curious.

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