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Make

Make

v. made (md), mak·ing, makes

To cause to exist or happen, bring about, create; to bring into existence by shaping, modifying, or putting together material, construct; to change from one form or function to another.

The Exploratorium is all about DIY and makers. In the Make section, our product offerings encourage you to get crafty. Learn to knit, try your hand at origami and making paper airplanes, embrace old-school photography with film cameras and solar printmaking kits, and explore all kinds of hands-on creativity in this section.