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Listen to the sound of rain falling—anytime, anywhere.
Your experience of the world influences what you see.
If you want to stay hidden, you'd better stay still.
Trace your shadow, then make it change.
If you blow harder, will it go farther?
Stand for science and education with your gift of any amount.
Discover what we're doing right now, and why it matters.
Try this collection of prompts for tinkering at home.
Join us live online for Party at the Piers.
Enjoy a wonder-filled hour of uniquely Exploratorium activities and stories without leaving your home, and don't miss special guests Stephen Colbert, Mo Rocca, and more.
Download these images for the Eye and Perception Science Snacks Demo
Try this recipe for the SIP + Science Drink Demo
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Savor robust presentations and refreshing conversations to inspire your scientific palate.
Explore a diverse offering of temporary exhibits and ongoing events that are as unique as you are.
NEW DATE: Friday, June 26, 2020 • 7:00 p.m.
Join us for this exhilarating gala evening to celebrate curiosity.
How does your skin keep you safe?
Your health and safety is our top priority.
Every Thursday Night • 7:00–8:00 p.m.
From our home to yours, digital dispatches from After Dark.
Tune in each week for science, arts and perceptual experiences.
Explore the science of food and cooking in this video series.
Help the Exploratorium recover! Enjoy member perks now, plus 12 months of free entry and more when we reopen.
Professional development that supports teachers in the integration of inquiry-based science and English language development.
Learn from home about the science of coronavirus and many other topics.
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