Experiminta

From WikiMathCom
Jump to: navigation, search

ExperiMINTa (where MINT stands for Mathematik, Informatik, Naturwissenschaften, Technik) is a Science Center in Frankfurt (Germany) open since 2011. Main science fields covered in the exhibition are physics (mechanics, optics), natural sciences, computer science, and mathematics.

Exhibition

The exhibition occupies four floors, and it is split in the following sections:

  • Back & forth (mechanics)
  • Fast & slow (mechanics)
  • Light & shadow (optics, mirrors)
  • Strong & weak (mechanics)
  • Wind & weather (natural sciences)
  • Energy & environment (physics, natural sciences)
  • Flight simulator
  • Adventure informatics (computer science)
  • Room Einstein (physics, relativity)
  • Abstract & concrete (mathematics)
  • Thinking & puzzle solving (mathematics)

Math exhibits

  • Abstract & concrete
    • Crack the code
    • Pascal's triangle
    • Gambling machine
    • The passable bridge
    • Leonardo bridge
    • Bridge mistery
    • Bridge builder
    • Big soap film
    • Soap film table
    • Thread hyperboloid
    • The hollow faces
    • Geoboard
    • Galton's board
    • Measuring pi
    • Imaginary (Surfer, Cinderella)
  • Thinking & puzzle solving
    • Pythagoras puzzle
    • Pythagoras scale
    • Pythagoras water
    • Polydron
    • Puzzle tables
    • Pentomino
    • Tangram
    • Haberdasher's puzzle
    • Pavillon
    • Weight riddle