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Capture a moment in time.
Ping-pong balls take a spin through a toothpick San Francisco.
Hear here—with the help of a giant parabolic “ear.”
This moving loop of chain sets up strange, hovering wave patterns.
Small chunks of dry ice jet and swirl across a liquid surface.
Lose yourself in a sudden, swirling mass of fog.
Use your voice to make visible patterns in sand.
Take off and fly in a mirror that makes half your body look whole.
Meet Fi Henshall, an automata artist showcased at the Curious Contraptions exhibition.
by Liz Ball • July 13, 2017
Join the Kronos Quartet for a performance like no other.
by Pearl Tesler • June 28, 2017
Cardboard gets its Amazonian strength from simple geometry.
How will the Exploratorium make music from a total solar eclipse?
(Embarcadero at Green Street)
San Francisco, CA 94111
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