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A young girl sitting with a woman blowing onto a pink, spinning pinwheel.

A force, either wind or movement energy, has to be applied for something to turn.

2-5 Experiments and activities
A large blue and red cube frame that has purple and green information banners hanging between top and bottom bars of the cube.

Signals generated by the inner ear and eye positions are combined to maintain visual focus.

8+ Exhibits Exhibit
Hamish young app developer holds up tablet

13-year old Hamish Finlayson is tackling problems he cares about by making apps.

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Someone's hands wearing a green wrist watch, holding a 9 volt battery that is held up to a inflated white balloon.

What do you get when you cross a battery, a balloon and some steel wool? An explosion of rubber, of course!

5+ Experiments and activitiesVideos

Too hot, too cold or just right? See how these plants adapt to extremes

8+ Experiments and activities