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Use index cards to show how light plus light equals dark.
Your brain combines information from your eyes in surprising ways.
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Thursday, September 10, 2020 • 7:00 p.m. PDT
What happens when individual voices gather to make collective choices?
A storybook reading plus a simple science activity for young children.
These snacks explore phenomena and data that can help us understand Earth's atmosphere and oceans.
How does water volume change with temperature?
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Enjoy a storybook and activity at Storytime Science.
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 • 1:00 p.m. PDT
Enjoy a science-themed storybook and a simple activity for kids.
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A cube made from drinking straws can confuse your brain.
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Get ready to build your own Exploratorium exhibits.
Light an LED with five cents.
Explore the size and scale of microscopic biology.
Control the (apparent) size of a hole with your brain.
Plunge into hydraulics with a pair of dueling syringes.
Levitating magnets show how the Earth’s atmosphere stacks up.
Use your skin and different metals to create a battery.
Learn about simple circuits with a board you build yourself.
When a piece of iron gets too hot, it loses its attraction to a magnet.
What happens when you get off the merry-go-round?
The Doppler effect causes the “neeeeeoowwm” sound of cars.
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