the body human
Every living thing on this planet is subject to evolution and extinction. The natural evolutionary process dictates the beginning and end of various species. So, what happens when we start to advance our technological capabilities and introduce the process of de-extinction?
This summer the Museum has challenged the community to boost their happiness, knowledge, strength and beyond through its newest permanent exhibition, Boost!
With everything from walking a tightrope to composing your own music, Boost! makes improving yourself easy and fun…but how do you keep that momentum in your daily life? By creating our very own 30 Day Initiative, we’ve found a way to continue boosting our summer for those days that you can’t make it to the Museum.
Explore states of matter, chemical symbols, atoms, molecules and conservation of matter. Put on your safety goggles and take part in an exciting chemical reaction with supplies found in your kitchen!
Why does popcorn pop? Does all corn pop? Learn the chemistry and biology behind making this tasty treat.
Is an eggplant a fruit or a vegetable? How about a pepper? See if you are right and learn some delicious chemistry behind cooking some of your favorite plants.