The Exploratorium is a museum of science, art, and human perception. The site includes instructions for over 500 simple experiments, hands on activities, a variety of online exhibits, podcasts, etc. The focus is on investigating the science behind the ordinary subjects and experiences of people's lives. The topics themselves provide "hooks" that get people excited about science. The historical and social issues surrounding these topics is investigated providing a context for scientific exploration.
Internet Resources; Visual Materials
Learning: Student Activities
Grade 1-Grade 12
Teacher / Faculty, Student / Learner