Take a larger-than-life walking tour through the human body and learn more about how your major organs work in this permanent exhibit.
Features in the Amazing Body Gallery include:
Approximately 30 interactive video and audio kiosks invite guests to pose interesting questions about human anatomy and health information.
A 22-foot-long backbone with ribs descending from the ceiling to the floor, creating the feeling of being inside a giant rib cage.
The hands-on experience includes:
Texas-sized, 10-foot-tall walk-through brain with memory games
彩库宝典app12-Foot-Tall Beating Heart
Skeleton riding a bicycle
Colossal walk-up eyeball that demonstrates how your eye receives and perceives images
彩库宝典appCalorie Crank conveying how many calories you must burn for specific foods you eat
Giant Human Heart wheel with biometric systems that check your heart rate while running or walking
Jump, Stretch and Hang Activity for vertical hanging endurance
彩库宝典appTake a journey through the heart in a new way with our heart wall. Four connected screens give you functions of the heart, and their importance, as you learn about one of the more complex organs in the body.
The Health Museum presents GEAR UP: The Science of Bikes彩库宝典app - a diverse collection of historic, peculiar, and all-around amazing bikes as well as science stations that explore energy, forces and motion, engineering, and material science.
All of Houston's food stories start with farmers. In this photo-documentary, photographer Amy Scott takes viewers on a visual journey of what it takes to feed over 2.4 million people in Houston, the 4th largest city in the US.
Our planet is connected more than ever before: by global travel, trade, technology, and even our viruses. Join us in learning how people fight epidemics - even before they start! You’ll explore the connections between human, animal, and environmental health, dive into case studies and personal experiences from epidemic-fighters from around the globe, discover how outbreaks have affected the Greater Houston Area, and engage in games that challenge you to identify and contain an outbreak.