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Miracle Or Just Science? Physicist Explains Why SF Window-Washer Survived 11-Story Fall

A window washer survived an 11-story fall from the roof of a building in San Francisco’s Financial District Friday. Witnesses, including the driver of the car he landed on, were astonished to find the victim landed on the ground, injured, but still alive.

11/22/2014

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Best Cities To Visit With Kids Less Than Five Years Old

Visiting a popular amusement park or attraction is something your child will never forget. Here are five of the best American cities to visit while traveling with kids under five, all guaranteed to provide memories that will last a lifetime.

11/19/2014

Walt Disney Family Museum (credit: Randy Yagi)

Best Places To Go With Your Family For the Weekend In San Francisco

With the busy tourist season over, now is a great time to visit San Francisco with your family. Here are five of the best places for families to visit on a weekend in San Francisco.

10/25/2014

Bikram Yoga (credit: Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

15 Things To Do In The Bay Area, Many Free — Week Of September 21st-September 30th

Hiking Yoga combined two sweaty activities in one, 49ers are at home, the Exploratorium has 19 new exhibits, and did you know it’s Fashion Week?

09/17/2014

Sculpture Garden, deYoung Museum (credit: Laurie Jo Miller Farr)

Best Art Exhibits For Kids In The Bay Area

After talking to a little gathering of Bay Area kids at their summer camp about their favorite art exhibits, these are their current top choices.

09/08/2014

Exploratorium (credit: Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

Best Science Exhibits In The Bay Area

One of the things that makes a great science exhibit deserving of that tag is its enduring appeal for everyone. Go with a kindergartener or a grandmother and you’ll see just what we mean.

08/11/2014

North Beach Festival (credit: sresproductions.com)

Best Places For Father’s Day Gifts In San Francisco

We’ve got five in-city ideas with shops to match for those with a father to spoil on Father’s Day.

06/03/2014

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Best Kids Art Classes In San Francisco

In addition to Bay Area museums and studios, truly good art classes for small groups run by highly trained and inspirational instructors can be found in the neighborhoods of San Francisco.

05/05/2014

Members of the California Academy of Sciences team visit Knbar Forum at the Exploratorium for trivia night. (Matt Wandell/CBS)

5 Trivia Questions That Stumped The Bay Area’s Brightest

San Francisco’s glittering new Exploratorium played host to a battle of brains Wednesday night as the crew from the California Academy of Sciences made the trip across town for a trivia night showdown.

02/20/2014

Gov. Brown Pushes For More Electric Cars At San Francisco Event

Gov. Jerry Brown threw his support behind the proposed expansion of California’s electric vehicle market during an appearance at San Francisco’s Exploratorium on Monday.

09/17/2013

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