Nature's Superheroes: Life at the Limits

Exhibition Name:
Nature's Superheroes: Life at the Limits
Description:

Many extraordinary species have developed unique “superpowers” to overcome the challenges threatening their survival.

Nature’s Superheroes: Life at the Limits offers a fascinating lens on the world’s most remarkable organisms. Witness bizarre mating serenades. Explore a mysterious cave inhabited by animals without eyes. Discover the giant mammals that can survive for hours without breathing. Meet nature's superheroes and discover the diverse strategies and adaptations that help them survive.

Highlights:

  • See life-size and larger-than-life models such as gigantic tardigrades, a life-size elephant seal, and a magnified dragonfly.
  • Optional live specimens include axolotl, chambered nautilus, and mantis shrimp.
  • Hands-on and media interactives include a climbable Hercules beetle and a kinetic digital interactive game.
  • Multi-sensory experiences invite visitors to distinguish cacophonous mating calls, smell the pungent odor of a carrion flower, and touch the claws of a harpy eagle.
  • Immersive environments and lifelike dioramas highlight a coral reef and a deep-ocean hydrothermal vent community.
Category:
Natural History
Primarily Consists of:
Hands-On Activities
Cost:
Contact for info
Size:
6,000 - 7,000 sq. ft.
Venue duration:
Typically 16 weeks
Availability:
Available for Summer 2022! (Contact for info)
Special Requirements:

VENUE CEILING HEIGHT: 12 ft recommended (3.6 m)

Previous Venues:
Contact:
Global Business Development
Address:
200 Central Park West
New York, NY, 10024
USA
Phone:
212 313 7749
Fax:

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