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These Snacks explore phenomena and data that can help us understand Earth's atmosphere and oceans. The Exploratorium collects real-time weather and atmospheric data at our Wired Pier Environmental Field Station at Pier 15 in San Francisco.
What do you do if something looks odd in your data?
Explore a famous environmental data set to learn about climate change.
See why ocean acidification is giving some marine organisms shell shock.
A carbon dioxide–rich atmosphere changes the water beneath it.
Make a conductivity meter and let your electrolytes shine.
Explore the influence of the Sun and Moon on our tides.
Make predictions about water temperature and salinity using tidal data.
Model the carbon cycle and its principal reservoirs and flow rates using rice.
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