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Topper and Fremont Bank Light Up Children’s Lives with Local Corporate Sponsorship

By CuriOdyssey | Sat December 12, 2020

Bay Area families found joy in the glowing great outdoors with CuriOdyssey’s IlluminOdyssey Outdoors! The creation of a new, engaging outdoor science exhibit during such challenging economic times would not have been possible without community support. ✨ Local organizations Topper Fine Jewelers and Fremont Bank illuminated local children’s lives in supporting this phosphorescent vision through…

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Child laughing, surrounded by colored lights

New IlluminOdyssey Outdoors!

By CuriOdyssey | Fri November 6, 2020

  CuriOdyssey’s IlluminOdyssey Outdoors opens on November 20, 2020! This exhibition is generously sponsored by Topper Fine Jewelers and Fremont Bank. Learn about Topper Fine Jewelers and why they chose to partner with CuriOdyssey in sponsoring this exciting exhibition. This year CuriOdyssey offers two ways to wander through a colorful illuminated landscape and experience the beauty…

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Thank You Claudia! 2020 National Vet Tech Week

By CuriOdyssey | Fri October 16, 2020

Happy Vet Tech Week! Here are some of CuriOdyssey staff and Keeper’s favorite things about our Registered Vet Tech Keeper Claudia: ♥ “She is dedicated and always puts the animals’ health first” ♥ “Love that she is open to challenging medical situations and jumps right in!” ♥ “She is a great listener and great at…

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Keeping Safe While Out Having Fun 

By CuriOdyssey | Sat August 22, 2020

Life has changed for all of us in 2020.  On March 16, shelter in place began across California and much of the United States.  Families stayed at home, venturing only short distances and not mixing with other families.  Beginning in June, the shelter in place orders in California began slowly lifting.  Now, in August, people…

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14 Optical Illusions and How They Work – The Science of Perception

By CuriOdyssey | Wed July 1, 2020

The science behind these optical illusions, with examples. To celebrate CuriOdyssey’s outdoor zoo and outdoor, contact-less science exhibition Illusions opening, we are sharing some of the illusions you’ll see – we recommend using a ruler to check these illusions, they are so good at tricking your brain with the science of perception that you won’t…

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Five Fabulous Staycation Ideas

By CuriOdyssey | Fri June 12, 2020

Are you thinking of having a staycation this year?  You are not alone.  Here are some ideas of how you and your family can create a meaningful and enjoyable vacation, either in your home or close to home.  Each suggestion adds ideas for fun and exploration – even if you stay right in your own…

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6/5 World Environment Day

By CuriOdyssey | Thu June 4, 2020

A Keeper Alex share: “Today is World Environment Day! This is a day meant to encourage and call people to action to help save our environment.  The earth provides so much for us, such as the water we drink, the foods we consume, the air we breathe and the climate in which we live. With all of…

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Kate The Chemist at CuriOdyssey’s First Friday Family Night

By CuriOdyssey | Tue June 2, 2020

We are delighted to present Kate the Chemist, Dr. Kate Biberdorf, as the featured science education performer at CuriOdyssey’s July 2020 First Friday Family Night! Kate the Chemist is an acclaimed science entertainer and author of the best-selling book, “The Big Book of Experiments.” She will show how exciting science can be as she performs her experiments for kids at this family-friendly, live broadcast on July 3rd, 2020 at…

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California State Parks Provide At-Home Viewing and Learning

By CuriOdyssey | Tue April 28, 2020

California State Parks have joined in to provide online education and virtual exploring.  Just like CuriOdyssey, the state park system wants you to get the experience of being at the park from your home.  Here are ten state parks that have online learning and viewing.  Plus, at the end of the article, check out the…

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Healthy Ecosystems Support Healthy Humans

By CuriOdyssey | Tue April 28, 2020

Human health is inextricably linked to ecosystem health. An ecosystem is comprised of living organisms interacting in a physical environment. Every organism native to its physical environment evolved in symphony together over time, and contributes to the productivity of a system. The health of an ecosystem can be determined by assessing its parts and its productivity.…

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