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Discovery On Demand

Learning With Senses

Five senses illustration

Ever wonder how your ears actually work or why your sense of smell is important?

Master Mixology: Cheers to 75 Years

MM 75 drink 2

Welcome back to Master Mixology with Discovery Place Science! This video series explores the intersection of science, history and alcohol, plus fun adult beverage demonstrations (and non-alcoholic modifications!).

Master Mixology: Drinks That Glow

Do D glow drink hero 2

Have you ever wondered why some things glow? In this episode of Master Mixology, we are exploring the science behind drinks that glow and offer spooky special effects.

Storm Surge Science

Storm Surge

Let’s learn about sea-level rise and storm surge right from your kitchen! 

DIY Emergency Preparedness Kit


September is National Preparedness Month. Get tips on how to make emergency plans and assemble your own emergency preparedness kit.

Painting by Gravity

Pendulum Finished Product

Practice Newton's Law of Inertia at home! All you need is some paint, water, paper and let gravity do the work! Just a warning, it could get a little messy.

Test Your Shark IQ

Great White Sharks

Happy Shark Week! Put your shark IQ to the test in this jaw-some quiz

Daffodil Dissection


Although beautiful, flowers' main function is reproduction; creating more plants by growing seeds and attracting pollinators like bees.

Can You Step Through an Index Card?

SAHS Index Card

In this hands-on activity, surface area allows us to do the impossible and morph an index card into something more. Let’s try it!

Snow Science

Icy Blue Big Snowflakes

Make our your unique snowflakes and we won’t need freezing temperatures to do it

Snow Science

Icy Blue Big Snowflakes

Create wet and dry snow in a bowl - it's snow science!

Tea Bag Rocket  

Cartoon Rocket Card

Make a rocket without rocket fuel and learn about density differences, convection currents and lift.

Celery Science

Celery Science Card

Learn how a plant’s vascular system works with an experiment you can do right in your kitchen! 

DIY Lava Lamp

Lava Lamp

Get groovy and create your very own lava lamp!

DIY Solar Oven


Try using solar power to cook your s'mores!

The Science of Bubbles

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Let's see what happens when we use certain ingredients to create bubbles on a large scale.

Warm fuzzy MAKE

Warm fuzzy

It's a friend, a way to warm up and a way to build fine motor skills

Energy Talk With Leah

Catapult wooden

Leah talks about all types of energy and how we can look for examples around our houses

DIY Dessert


Get the scoop on making your own ice cream or sorbet

DIY Lung Model

Lung cutout

Learn how your lungs function with this DIY lung model

Eat the Rainbow

Fruits and vegetables

Explore fruits and vegetables as we learn to “eat the rainbow”

Binary Bracelets

Binary code

Use binary code to create (and wear) a secret message

Critter Creations

Color cham

Learn about biomes and adaptations as you create your own critter

Bird Beak Buffet

Birds on a branch

Build your own bird beaks to learn about adaptation, diversity

DIY Catapult


Launch your inner engineer with a DIY catapult


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