Accessibility at the Exploratorium
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Original Holiday Gift Ideas from the Exploratorium
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A prismatic phenomenon reveals itself when polarized light emanating from a lightbox passes through crystals and another polarizer.
Watch 48 twirling rods of white light appear to twist and coil. Put on a headset to hear synchronized original compositions.
This artwork is a mathematically accurate model of a quantum object, which can be in more than one place at a time.
Move cubes to create dynamic musical compositions in this interactive sound and light instrument for spontaneous collaboration.
These short films explore synthetic crystals, the vibrancy of light in cityscapes, and surprising visual landscapes.
Museum of the Moon
Our moon acts as a cultural mirror, reflecting not just the Sun’s light, but the stories and beliefs of people around the world.
Constantly changing colors and geometric patterns are projected onto a solid but seemingly weightless artwork made of string.