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COSI Science Festival
COSI Science Festival

Discover how today’s experts are making the vehicles of tomorrow in COSI's new Meet the Innovators exhibit. Using hands-on exhibits and video interviews, encounter local innovators and explore their careers in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Learn how STEAM-based skills can help prepare tomorrow’s innovators to create the as-yet unimagined transportation technologies of the future.

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Climb onto a real All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) for a simulated trail ride
Jump on both a spring and a shock to discover how suspensions help smooth a vehicle’s ride
See inside a cut-away car and crash dummy to explore how technology helps protect passengers in a crash
Experience a virtual crash test from the driver’s seat of a car
Compare the air resistance of different vehicles using an interactive wind tunnel
Learn how a combustion engine converts fuel into motion by examining its complex inner workings
Draw your own stylish vehicle dive into the vehicle design process