Science learning, on demand.
Ready to see something you’ve never seen before? Join OMSI educators as they explore wildly curious science questions and uncover new knowledge. The best part? Instant replay capabilities and zero mess to clean up… for you, at least!
Science Demonstration Videos
OMSI educators always have something fun up their sleeves. Choose a video below to unlock a world of fun and learning, plus a generous supply of oohs and ahhs.
Do you know what is inside this vat, besides vegetable oil? Explore the science of optics and light in this refractive mystery video!
OMSI’s Collections houses thousands of artifacts not on display at the museum. Of all these hidden treasures, which one is the oldest?
Science Squad Videos
Join OMSI’s teen volunteers, The Science Squad, as they explore everything from the science of cookies to slime!
Have room for dessert? Join us for a sweet seminar on the surprisingly complex array of chemistry that goes on when you bake a cookie.
Why do so many people need caffeine in the morning? Explore humanity’s favorite chemical stimulant and what it does to our brains and bodies.
Videos for Young Scientists
It is never too early to start building science skills. Adults, learn alongside your young scientists and try these easy experiments at home.
Learn how to mix, pour, squish, and play with an all-time favorite – flubber!
Camp Gray Videos
Travel to the Oregon Coast with educators stationed at OMSI’s Camp Gray, an immersive center for learning, discovery, exploration, and fun in the natural world.