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Hungry for fresh, exciting science activities based in amazing phenomena? Science Snacks are hands-on, teacher-tested, and use cheap, available materials.
Create giant bubbles!
Will the "real" South Pole please stand up?
Make a jumpy mechanical pet that takes itself for a walk.
Learn about the inner workings of a cell through this interactive exhibit.
Your pupil changes size to control how much light enters your eye.
Even plants have their favorite colors.
What's in that cup of coffee anyway? Find out about the history and chemistry of coffee.
Listen to the sound of rain falling—anytime, anywhere.
See pictures in thin air.
Give a light source the raspberry and watch it wiggle.
Falling dominoes model signal transmission in a neuron.
(Embarcadero at Green Street)
San Francisco, CA 94111
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