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    Make a camouflage cut-out animal! Using patterned paper or magazine pictures from around the house, use your craft skills to make a paper animal that blends into its background.

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    We don't normally view people upside down and so our brains aren't accustomed to it. However, when a portrait of a person is upside down, but some of the features on the upside down face...

    free Ages 4 - 18 Under 5 minutes
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    This perception trick focuses on conflicting information to the brain...instead of trying to see two images, you're trying to get a bright spot by overlapping the image you see through two tubes.

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 11 Under 5 minutes
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    Do you have a hard time matching paint swatches with your furniture? When you consider human perception, color is context dependent. In this Exploratorium produced activity, you will see how you...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    Find out what it would be like to have ears shaped differently from your own! Design and make different animal ears then try them out. Produced by the Exploratorium, this activity uses simple, off...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    Create an illusion where it appears that your hand has a hole in it. You'll see the results from when one eye gets conflicting information.

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 14 Under 5 minutes
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    Can you deceive your eyes? When your eyes work normally, you see a nice 3 dimensional picture, but what happens when each eye sees something different? Grab a friend because this Exploratorium...

    free Ages 4 - adult Under 5 minutes
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    We listen to stereo music systems, tv's, and radios because it simulates being where the sound originates. Sound is simply arriving at one ear before the other and you instinctively know its...

    free Ages 4 - 14 Under 5 minutes
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    Look at pictures through different color filters and you'll see them in a new way. People have used color filters in beautiful photography or sending secret messages.

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    The beautiful iridescent colors of a bubble in a can! With this Exploratorium Science Snack, create beautiful soap films on the open end of a can to see beautiful rainbows of color.

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 18 5 to 10 minutes

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