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Interactive Videoconferencing

COSI’s Interactive Videoconference programs connect your students with scientists, doctors, and COSI educators for a LIVE interactive two-way experience. All videoconference programs fulfill the Scientific Inquiry and Application Components of the Ohio College and Career Ready Standards and the Next Generation Science Standards.

COSI uses Zoom, an online videoconferencing service, for all Interactive Videoconference programs. Sites have the option to connect with a videoconferencing codec or any internet enabled device (ex: computer with webcam and microphone).

Love COSI’s Interactive Videoconferences, but want to determine your own schedule? You can still take advantage of this program through a new online video platform. Click here to learn more

Case of the COSI Conundrum

New for 2016-17. More information coming soon.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 2-6

Engineering Challenge

Explore the challenges of life on Mars and design the best possible wheels for a remotely operated vehicle.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 5-8

Expert: YOU Become the Pharmacist!

Students interact with two professional pharmacy students from Ohio State University’s College of Pharmacy.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 7-12

Forensic Psychology

Follow a step-by-step forensic analysis of a complex forensic case involving claimed insanity.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 9-12

Gadget Works

Explore Simple Machines or Forces and Motion while reverse engineering wind-up toys with COSI’s Professor Gadgeteer.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 2-6

Genetic Counseling: The Faces of Genetic Disease

Matt Pastore, pediatric genetic counselor at The Regional Genetics Center at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, will be discussing how genetics affects all of our lives.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 9-12

In Depth: Autopsy

Compare normal and abnormal anatomy in this BRAND NEW autopsy case narrated by pathology residents from The Ohio State University.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 10-12

New! In Depth: Kidney Transplant

Follow a recorded living donor kidney transplant procedure narrated by a member of The Ohio State University’s Comprehensive Transplant team.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 9-12

Surgical Suite: Total Knee Replacement

Get a surgeon’s-eye view of a LIVE total knee replacement surgery and interact with the operating room team in real time.

  • Grade Levels: Grade 6-12
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This Week's Hours

Sunday
Sep-25
10am - 5pm
Monday
Sep-26
CLOSED
Tuesday
Sep-27
CLOSED
Wednesday
Sep-28
10am - 5pm
Thursday
Sep-29
10am - 5pm
Friday
Sep-30
10am - 9pm
Saturday
Oct-01
10am - 5pm