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Well... I Won't Be Welcome There

Tony Woodcock | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Tony Woodcock

It has been said that though the "educational" kids' concert is merely a symptom of the general malaise in programming and concert presentation in the main orchestral season. It seems to be down to asking what audience and audience development do we want?

PHOTOS: A First Peek Inside The City's Most Anticipated New Museum

San Jose Mercury News | Paul Rogers | Posted 06.09.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- For 43 years, the Exploratorium in San Francisco has been distinguished by what was inside -- a museum designed to teach science thro...

PHOTOS: It's Baaaaack...

Carly Schwartz | Posted 03.27.2013 | San Francisco

When the Exploratorium closed its doors in January, it signified the end of an era for the Palace of Fine Arts, its home for nearly 44 years. But ...

A Peek Inside The New Exploratorium's First Exhibit

The Marin Independent Journal, Novato, Calif. | Paul Liberatore | Posted 02.16.2013 | San Francisco

IF A TREE FALLS in the forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? That's one of life's existential questions. In the case of a 250-...

Why We Really Need Participatory STEM Education

Dennis Bartels | Posted 01.14.2013 | Education
Dennis Bartels

Imagine what the world would look like if this kind of excitement were an ubiquitous part of the classroom experience. Children would grow up equipped to ask hard questions, seek deeper knowledge, take risks, and tackle the challenges before us.

PHOTOS: New Exploratorium Details Revealed!

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.02.2012 | San Francisco

After several months of mum fundraising and planning, the Exploratorium released details on its new $300 million facility at Pier 15 on Thursday. ...

WATCH: Exploratorium Releases 'It Gets Better' Video For Gay Teens

Aaron Sankin | Posted 12.05.2011 | San Francisco

Like many before them, the staff of San Francisco's interactive children's science museum, The Exploratorium, has posted a video in the "It Gets Bette...