Bay Area residents will have a chance to unwind at the 2008 California State Yo-Yo Championships on Sept. 6 at the Exploratorium.
Participants can meet national and international yo-yo champions, watch daredevil tricks, learn basic techniques and partake in a yo-yo tricks clinic, according to Exploratorium officials. Read More
Expansion plans for the Exploratorium may receive a significant boost today, allowing the science museum the flexibility to take control of both Pier 15 and Pier 17 along The Embarcadero.
The 39-year-old interactive science museum has been working with the Port of San Francisco in recent years in an effort to relocate from the Palace of Fine Arts in the Marina district, which it has outgrown, to a custom-built facility being planned for Pier 15 at the end of Green Street. Read More