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APE was a four-year Exploratorium project to explore strategies and tactics to shift the role of visitors from passive recipient of information to active participant in the exhibit experience.
View the full eclipse visible from China in 2008.
An incubator for innovative public space ideas, projects and news
Check out our coverage of NASA’s rover, Curiosity, from 2012.
A collection of auditory illusions found in indigenous folk practices, popular music, and scientific research.
Explore an interactive map.
We Moved! Follow Us to San Francisco’s Historic Waterfront
This 2011 conference, hosted at the Exploratorium, explored the role aesthetic inquiry in public interdisciplinary environments.
How are creative investigations sparked? What does a state of inspiration feel like? Can inspiration be transmitted from person to person? Join us for an audio slideshow series that explores the fascinating world of how we work creatively.
(Embarcadero at Green Street)
San Francisco, CA 94111
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