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A pendulum moving in two directions creates beautiful designs.
Viscous liquids create a mesmerizing light display.
Stain your clothes on purpose.
Make dendritic diversions and bodacious branches.
There’s more to seeing than meets the eye.
Listen to the sound of rain falling—anytime, anywhere.
Build a pinhole camera you can really get into.
Art and science meet in a tube of mirrors.
Explore light and color from a hole new angle.
With polarized light, you can make a stained glass window without glass.
So close, yet so far away.
See how images appear in a curved mirror.
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Attribution: Exploratorium Teacher Institute
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