Date: August 24, 2012
Running Time: 00:01:56
At our last After Dark in our current home, the theme was Mars! On display the museum has a full-scale model of the Mars rover Curiosity, which arrived on the red planet Sunday, August 5. At After Dark, we had Martians, robots, and extraterrestrials in the crowd! There were Martian themed lectures, a live webcast, and activities like the Egg Drop, where visitors practiced landing a homemade Rover safely onto the ground. Red skies at night offer fun and delight.
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 ...
|00:02:00||After Dark: Illusions: Alexa Meade (Clip)|
Watch celebrated artist Alexa Meade transform a live model into a seemingly two-dimension ...
|00:06:45||After Dark: Illusions: Brad Barton: $20 (Clip)|
Brad Barton mesmerized and delighted audiences at this August's After Dark: Illusions ...
|00:04:48||After Dark: Illusions: Brad Barton: Dream Job (Clip)|
Brad Barton mesmerized and delighted audiences at this August's After Dark: Illusions. ...
|00:05:43||After Dark: Illusions: Brad Barton: Keys (Clip)|
Brad Barton mesmerized and delighted audiences at this August's After Dark: Illusions. H ...
|00:04:17||After Dark: Illusions: Brad Barton: Mind Reading (Clip)|
Brad Barton mesmerized and delighted audiences at this August's After Dark: Illusions. He ...