Use Policy
Use of Materials Posted on this Site
The Exploratorium's digital assets are protected by copyright and trademark laws, and are the property of the Exploratorium. Digital assets are defined as content from different media (e.g., photographs, video, text, audio, Web pages, etc.) preserved in digital form.

Unless otherwise stated, you may print or download Exploratorium digital assets for informational, educational, and other noncommercial purposes provided you include the following copyright notice adjacent to the resource, with the URL as a live link in digital environments:

© The Exploratorium,

You may not reproduce, record, publish, modify or distribute any Exploratorium digital assets for commercial purposes without prior written consent from the Exploratorium. High-resolution versions are available for most of the items included in the Exploratorium's digital asset catalog. Requests for commercial use of digital assets or questions as to whether a specific use is permissible or requires written consent should be sent to:

For more information regarding our image use policy, please refer to: