See some exciting phase changes using liquid nitrogen! Watch wide-eyed as pennies shatter, balloons shrink and plants crumble.
Chemistry is at its coolest when it's put to action! Witness four different types of chemical reactions. See colorful flames, a foam fountain and a rainbow in a tube! Learn the difference between exothermic and endothermic reactions and watch as a colorless liquid solution changes to blue once shaken.
What is Earth’s ultimate energy source? Follow heat distribution as you investigate ocean currents. How do scientists monitor the Earth’s atmosphere from space? Look at global temperature over the last century - do you notice a significant change? See images of Hurricane Katrina and Irene. Observe today’s weather and related information that meteorologists use to help make predictions.
View weather, earthquakes, snow cover, ocean temperature and more in near real time. Find out how scientists collect this data. See an astronaut’s view of the earth at night – can you name the major cities? Observe a day of airplane traffic across the globe. See the Earth like never before in this exciting presentation.
Animated images of atmospheric storms, climate change and ocean temperature are shown on the sphere, illuminating sometimes complex environmental processes in a captivating way.