Saturday, November 1, 2014 • 1:00, 2:00, and 3:00 p.m.
From spooky cartoons celebrating the delirious joy surrounding Halloween, to stylistic studies of traditions, rituals, and folk objects used to celebrate the Day of the Dead, this program looks at the many ways to honor the macabre.
From apples to atoms, investigate what happens when things fall apart. Learn about stardust, comets, and radioactive decay, and encounter mold, worms, compost, a 30’ whale skeleton, and shiny bess beetles feeding on rotting wood.
The race to find Philae's landing site began once Rosetta arrived at Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko on August 6, 2014. Join Exploratorium Senior Scientist Isabel Hawkins as the Rosetta Mission prepares for landing.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 (Veteran’s Day) • 10:00–5:00 p.m.
Teachers: Are you interested in bringing your class to the Exploratorium on a field trip? Enjoy free admission and start planning a great experience at the museum. Explainers will on hand to share and discuss field trip resources with you, and you’ll have all-day access to our exhibits. Show your teacher ID for free admission. See you soon!
Come for the cocktails, stay for the exhibits, and indulge in endless exploration. We're now open every Thursday night to adults 18 and over; each week we offer a different program to stimulate your senses and expand your mind.