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Magnetic repulsion and eddy current braking create curving patterns.

8+ Exhibits Exhibit

This experiment investigates how we see colour and how it’s affected by our surroundings.

All ages Experiments and activities
A boy watching a tornado vordex of water vapour.

Create air vortices shaped like a tornado funnel.

8+ Exhibits Exhibit
Four limestone blocks layout as a keyboard on a metal stand, with one blue plastic and metal mallets attached.

Percussion instruments generate vibration and sound when they are struck with a mallet.

6+ Exhibits Exhibit

Falling over isn’t the only risk from an earthquake. What happens when you mix earth and water?

10+ Experiments and activities