Date: November 16, 2010
Running Time: 00:02:07
What are you afraid of? Snakes? Spiders? Heights? This After Dark event investigated the psychology and biology of fear, and included Damian Cooksey confronting his fear by demonstrating the sport of highlining far above visitors’ heads.
After Dark is an evening series exclusively for adults that mixes cocktails, conversation, and playful, innovative science and art programs. Check out videos from these exciting events.
|Miwa Matreyek (Clip)|
This magical piece integrates live performance and projected animation. As artist Miwa Matr ...
|00:03:06||Skateboard Science (Clip)|
On April 7, 2011 we turned the Exploratorium into a skatepark. Watch as DLX riders, Dennis Bus ...
|00:05:27||Geometry Playground: TrapezeWorld (Clip)|
Among the highlights of our Geometry Playground event were gravity-defying performances by ...
|00:01:54||Resolution: Mark Lottor's Cubatron (Clip)|
This After Dark event featured a special installation of the Cubatron by Bay Area artist and enginee ...
|00:00:36||Fire and Ice: Flaming Ice in Slow Motion (Clip)|
See slow-motion footage of flames licking through ice during a demonstration by Eric Muller o ...
At our last After Dark in our current home, the theme was Mars! On display the museum has a f ...
|00:32:46||The Tibetan View of the Mind with Venerable Geshe Lhakdor (Clip)|
Discover the Tibetan Buddhist view of the mind with Geshe Lhakdor. He discusses how awareness a ...
|00:37:04||This is Your Brain on Meditation with Dr. Emiliana Simon-Thomas (Clip)|
In this special lecture given at After Dark, Dr. Emiliana Simon-Thomas relates scientific st ...
What happened to your stacks of wax? From handmade record players to DJs scratching new sounds, ex ...
|00:00:40||Rock Paper Scissors Tournament (Clip)|
This After Dark, we celebrated the allure of real rocks, paper, and scissors, and explored some surp ...