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Science interpreter demonstrating electrolysis

Explore the world with DIY hands-on activities, engaging science videos, and science experiments for kids at home! And to get your daily dose of wonder, follow The Franklin Institute on Facebook, and Instagram, and join our email list.

Science demonstrator in red lab coat faces away, looking at a plume of flames


We showcase our favorite science experiments—some you can even do at home!

Bad Science - Water

Bad Science

Turns out there are a lot of misconceptions floating around.

Trivia Questions

Test Your Knowledge!

How much do you really know about our world?