Category Archives: Exhibit

Fly like a Red Kite with Birdly

Who needs a flying car when you can take flight with your own wings? A team from the Zurich University of the Arts touched down at the Exploratorium at After Dark on August 7th, 2014 with Birdly, their interactive 3D … Continue reading

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Pi Day March 14, 2014

Pi Day at the Exploratorium Island sim in Second Life Friday, March 14, 7:00 p.m. SLT / PT Join us for irrational exhibits, fireworks, cheerleaders, music, and dancing. http://slurl.com/secondlife/Exploratorium/147/118/22 Visit our Pi Day website.

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Q&A with ‘Splo Machinima Creator Opal Lei

I recently had a chance to chat with a Second Life community member and Exploratorium volunteer, Opal Lei, who has collaborated with the Exploratorium’s avatar-scientist Patio Plasma to create a series of machinima–videos made entirely in a virtual world, which … Continue reading

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Roving on Mars: NASA’s MSL Mission

Join us for exhibits about Mars as we follow NASA’s MSL mission and the Curiosity rover on the red planet. We’ll have related exhibits and info by the Exploratorium’s avatar scientist Patio Plasma. Date & Time: TBD

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Tour Of Some Exhibits on Exploratorium Island and on Sploland

Sir Isaac Newton gets ready for Pi Day in Second life and takes you on a tour of some of the exhibits on Exploratorium Island and Sploland.

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Pi Day Exhibit: Pi Pavillion

Celebrate Pi Day at our Pi Pavillion exhibit, a circular dance venue decorated with galaxies shaped like pies.

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Destination Mars – A Meteor Impact Simulation on the Surface of Mars

Experience a scale model of a Martian asteroid impact. The model crater is 50 m in diameter and the model runs in slow motion at 1/10th the speed of an actual event. Watch a machinima of the exhibit in Second … Continue reading

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Lift, a new Exploratorium in SL Exhibit

The Lift Exhibit On December 31, 2010 the exhibit “Lift” was installed on Exploratorium sim in Second Life. Volunteer Emileigh Starbrook saw the real exhibit Lift on the Outdoor Exploratorium website ¬†http://www.exploratorium.edu/outdoor/#/exhibit/lift/. She then built the exhibit in Second Life. … Continue reading

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20th Anniversary of Pi Day

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Solar Eclipse Exhibits

Learn more about eclipses through exhibits in Second Life that show the sun-earth-moon system to scale. Understand how eclipses happen the Second Life way, by placing your avatar into the exhibit.

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