A superlative demonstration! Tension runs high in this fascinating play with voltages and currents causing lightning to flicker and copper wires to evaoprate.
Gases – only a breath, but powerful
Gases are often perceived as "nothing". Experience this breath of nothing – bitterly cold and highly explosive!
Planet Earth – Cosmic Oasis
Come join us on a journey through time that passes through the most important stages of the origin of the universe and the Earth.
A toy locomotive speeds around the curves, but without wheels or friction – without touching or tricks.
Demonstration: Laser Kiosk
"Lucid" experiments with an extraordinary light: what is a laser, actually?
Demonstration: Coriolis Carousel
And yet it moves! Astonishing phenomena are revealed when one earth day only lasts four seconds.
Maintenance work in the lightning arena:
On December 11 and 12, 2018, the show Natural History of a lightning flash will be cancelled in whole or in part. For more details, please contact the information desk.
The shows in the Lightning or Gas arena and the „Planet Earth“ show in the Orbitarium each take place at 11.30 and 2.30 pm .
The Laser Kiosk, Superconductivity and Coriolis Carousel demonstrations are each at 11 am und 3.15 pm.
All shows and demonstrations are free of charge and held in German. Explanatory texts for the lightning and gas show are availabe in French, Italian and English. Please request them at the Information Desk.
You will find the presentation times and further activities in our daily programme.