Fury Fest at Denver Museum of Science and Nature

March 16-17, 2002

Here are some photos and videos of the hands-on exhibits that the USGS displayed at the Fury Fest.

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Building on the shake table.  Click on photo to enlarge.

 

Standing wave machine and oscilloscope. Click photo for 0.16 MB WMV video clip.

 

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Hand-crank San Andreas Fault Model. Click photo for 0.32 MB WMV video clip.  Click here for 0.32 MB WMV video showing a better view of elastic rebound of plate.

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Which building will shake the most, A or B?  Click photo for a 0.20 MB WMV video clip.

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Discovering magnets for the first time!  Click on photo for a 0.22 MB WMV video clip.

 

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Testing building designs with a shake table.  Click on photos to enlarge.