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Prototype Zone

Prototype Zone
Prototype Zone

Prototype Zone is a small gallery showcasing new interactive exhibits primarily designed and produced by the Hong Kong Science Museum. Different topics will be introduced on a regular basis. Visitors can try on these hands-on exhibits and express their views on the design and performance of these exhibits. Their opinions will serve as the reference for the Museum to enhance the setting up of the permanent exhibits in the future.

Currently on display are nine fantastic exhibits on biodiversity. Through the exhibits "Watching Plants Grow" and "Life in a Drop of Water", visitors are able to appreciate the growth of plant and the diversity of microorganisms. Ever wonder the structural differences in terms of shapes and functions among human hands and some animals, even merely for having the same five fingers, visitors can grasp the chance using the exhibit "Limbs Evolution". They can further "Code a Creature" in this simulating exhibit to see a combined creature as a result of combining a series of DNA sections. And they would be pleased to find out the lengths of DNA of a number of animals in the "Animal Genome". Come and experience the thrilling wonders of the variety of life on display!




Watching Plants Grow
Watching Plants Grow
Life in a Drop of Water
Life in a Drop of Water
Limbs Evolution
Limbs Evolution
Code a Creature
Code a Creature
Animal Genome
Animal Genome
 


 

Last Modified: 31-12-2014

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