For Families

Interactive Videoconferencing

Coming to COSI for a videoconference.

Families, homeschool students, youth groups, and schools without access to videoconference equipment can participate in selected COSI Interactive Videoconference programs from the comfort of COSI's Galaxy Theater, located on Level 2. Galaxy Theater participants enjoy large-screen images and can also ask questions in real-time, just like participants connecting remotely from schools

Advance reservations are required. Please call (toll-free) 888.819.2674 for details.

With COSI's Videoconferencing Programs, You Can...

  • Get a surgeon's-eye view of a live knee replacement procedure.
  • View a tape of an actual autopsy narrated by a forensic pathologist.
  • Discuss cutting edge research with professionals in science, math, engineering, and other exciting fields.
  • Learn videoconference etiquette and be professional during a program.

Upcoming Sessions

In Depth: Autopsy

Follow a videotape of an actual autopsy accompanied by live narration by a pathology resident. Participants must work through the "case" and solve for cause of death.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 10-Adult

Surgical Suite: Total Knee Replacement

See live surgery, ask questions, and interact via videoconference with surgeons and medical personnel in a real hospital operating room.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 6-Adult

New! In Depth: Kidney Transplant

Follow the story of Tyler's kidney transplant while viewing a taped kidney transplant surgery narrated live by a member of the Ohio State University's Comprehensive Transplant Team. Sponsored by the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center.

  • Grade Levels: Grades 9-Adult


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