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    New York Hall of Science
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    Create 3D glasses and use them to explore color, light and optics. Fool your brain into 'seeing' three dimensions on a flat surface!

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 18 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    Are there boxes, is this an illusion, or is this real life Q-bert? Illusions are always fun to build especially when you can build them. Close one eye after making a Far-Out Corner and the "...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 6 - 18 5 to 10 minutes
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    American Museum of Natural History
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    In this activity, learners create three-dimensional shapes by making some origami models of simple boxes and containers. Then, learners draw these shapes to explore how three-dimensional shapes can...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners practice drawing 3D structures in two dimensions. Learners draw cube stacks from five different points of view. Use this activity to help learners discern between 2D and...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 11 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Institute of Physics
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    In this demonstration, learners attempt to get a large coin through a small hole, the size of a smaller coin. Use this activity to introduce learners to non-Euclidean geometry as the small 2D hole...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    The Exploratorium
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    In this activity, learners build a paper stellated rhombic dodecahedron, a three-dimensional 12-pointed star. Learners use pyramid patterns to assemble tri-pyramids and then tape eight tri-pyramids...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 11 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University
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    Learners construct and use a "real" 3D coordinate system out of balsa wood and foam core. They will then be able to locate coordinates in space. They will also be asked to find the...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 11 - 14 30 to 45 minutes
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    Community Science Workshop Network
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    In this activity, learners create 3D geometric shapes using straws and pipe cleaners. Learners will discover that only certain combinations of two-dimensional shapes make polyhedrons, or regular...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 8 - 18 1 to 2 hours