Make table-top Exploratorium exhibits
Observe the effects of special relativity as you travel near the speed of light.
Imagine yourself in the middle of the vast Pacific Ocean. You've been sailing for weeks, and there's no land in sight. Do you know where you are? Do you know which way to go?
How has imagery changed the way we look at our bodies—over time and in different cultures?
Follow us in the remote Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in northwestern China near the Mongolian border.
Explore our 2000 guide to the solar max, the period in the solar cycle during which the number of sunspots is greatest.
Learn about the search for life elsewhere in the universe.
Visit the Outdoor Exploratorium at Fort Mason to explore the science behind wind, waves, and more.
Use live data to check the weather in space, and learn how it can affect us here on earth.
Far north in the night sky, a faint glow appears on the horizon. Green and red flames of light stretch across the sky.
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