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The Exploratorium Homepage
The Exploratorium was one of the first science museums to build a site on the World Wide Web. This homepage provides a vast array of links to science resources of many types. Teachers can access activities, publications, information on field trips to the museum, and a digital library of photos and movies. General interest materials include online versions of exhibits, a microscope imaging station, webcams, and weather forecasts.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Primary (K-2)
  • Intermediate (3-5)
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • Informal
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Classroom activity
  • Portal:
    • Educational
  • Atmospheric science
  • Biology
  • Climatology
  • Ecology
  • Environmental science
  • Geographical Sciences:
    • Physical geography
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geologic time
    • Geology
    • Paleontology
  • History and philosophy of science
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Space science
  • Technology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright, The Exploratorium. Unless otherwise stated, you may print or download Exploratorium digital assets for informational, educational and other noncommercial purposes provided you include a copyright notice adjacent to the resource, with the URL as a live link in digital environments.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-634
Related resources:
This resource references 'Hubble: A View to the Edge of Space'
This resource references 'Exploratorium Observatory'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: The Exploratorium