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Does the sand all pile up in the same way?
Where: Fisher Bay Observatory Gallery 6, Mezzanine
Light gets dimmer the farther it travels–and a bit of simple math explains how.
Where: Osher Gallery 1: Human Phenomenon
Sand traces a pendulum‘s motion.
Where: Crossroads: Getting Started
This seismograph is an earthquake detector that records the up-and-down motion of the ground—whether made by tectonic activity or by you.
Pier 15 (Embarcadero at Green Street)San Francisco, CA 94111(415) 528-4444
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