Air and Weather
Dust Devil (Make a Vortex)
Spin the propeller on this sculpture to recreate a tornado-like motion.
Observe changing patterns of Earth processes, such as current weather and hurricane patterns, and other animations projected onto the surface of this touchable 30" sphere.
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Fog: Little Cat Feet
Fog billows and rolls in this exhibit using water vapor to show the movement of fluids
Discover the beauty of turbulence in this artistic exhibit
North Woods - Temperatures
See the difference in the temperature underground and 25 feet in the air!
A visually-stunning exhibition modeling the dynamics of planetary change
A circular flag that spins and billows when turned from below
Spin this sudsy, liquid-filled, sculpture that mimics the Coriolis effect that causes swirling clouds above Earth's surface and creates the striped bands of color on gaseous planets like Jupiter and Saturn.
Bubbles rise through different fluids in the Museum entryway