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Pi Day
A Taste of Pie! (Clip)
Date: February 5, 2010
Running Time: 00:00:46

Celebrate Pi Day— an international holiday born at San Francisco’s Exploratorium. Join us for a live webcast where we examine the nature of everyone's favorite mathmatical constant, 3.1415926535…ad infinitum!
This collection of individual programs tells a wide range of stories, reflecting the diverse interests of the Exploratorium community.

Upcoming

01:00:00
Solar Eclipse: Stories from the Path of Totality - 2016 Total Solar Eclipse: Live from Micronesia (Webcast)
3/8/2016   Time: 5:00 PM PST
Join the Exploratorium to watch our live broadcast of the total solar eclipse happening in Mic ...
 
03:15:00
Solar Eclipse: Stories from the Path of Totality - 2016 Total Solar Eclipse: Telescope-Only (Webcast)
3/8/2016   Time: TBA
The Exploratorium will present a real-time webcast of the total solar eclipse in Micronesia. Wa ...

Featured

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Solar Eclipse: Stories from the Path of Totality - 2016 Total Solar Eclipse March 8, 2016 Promo (Clip)
1/3/2016   
On March 8, 2016, 5pm PST the Exploratorium will present a live webcast of the total solar e ...
 
00:52:00
Resonance - A. J. Racy: Performance (Clip)
12/21/2015   
Performer, composer, and ethnomusicologist A.J. Racy is known for his masterful evoca ...
 
00:02:23
Miscellaneous - Visible Spectres | Cinema Arts Installation by Kerry Laitala | 2015 (Clip)
11/12/2015   
Science, history, and art converge in this whimsical tribute to San Francisco’s 1915 World’s F ...
 
00:06:10
Science in the City - Big and Tall Bikes (Clip)
7/8/2015   
Height confers advantages in many sports—to a point. But what if you’re too tall to even saf ...
 
00:20:00
Everything Matters: Tales from the Periodic Table - Boron: Glassblowing (Clip)
5/25/2015   
See live flameworking with Russell Taylor of Public Glass, and find out why borosilicate glass is ...

Recent

00:32:10
Everything Matters: Tales from the Periodic Table - Neon: Ron Hipschman (Clip)
2/4/2016   
Neon is normally odorless and colorless, reacting with no one, not even itself. Abundant in the ...
 
00:01:02
Solar Eclipse: Stories from the Path of Totality - How to view a Solar Eclipse | Eyeball Safety (Clip)
2/3/2016   
Dr. Paul Doherty will give you a demonstration on how the sun can burn a hole in your retina if you ...
 
00:03:17
Arts at the Exploratorium - Bosun's Bass by Tim Hawkison (Clip)
2/3/2016   
Artist Tim Hawkinson is celebrated for his idiosyncratic, imaginative artworks that re-purp ...
 
00:02:52
Solar Eclipse: Stories from the Path of Totality - Eclipse Program Highlights 1998-2016 (Clip)
2/1/2016   
The Exploratorium has been bringing solar eclipses to world-wide audiences via live broadcasts since ...
 
00:32:00
Resonance - A. J. Racy: Interview (Clip)
1/6/2016   
Join Resonance host, Nicole Minor in conversation with performer, composer, and ethnomusi ...