(near Bidwell Mansion)
College of Natural Sci.
Chico, CA 95929-0545
Exhibit opens September 21, 2013.
Jump on the Quake Karaoke platform while attempting to match a historic earthquake seismogram. Complete Puzzled Earth, the plate tectonic puzzle, before time runs out and the pieces fall. Spin through geologic history using the video Spin Browser to see continents move and reform. See where global earthquakes happen on the Seismic Monitor in real time. Watch fast-paced videos of engineers working to make our world safer. Be an earthquake engineer as you design and build structures to withstand earthquakes on a shake table.
When the Earth Shakes was developed by Sciencenter in partnership with Cornell University and funding by the National Science Foundation/Network for Earthquake Engineering Simulation.