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We're closed 20, 25 and 26 Dec. Our Puppet Theatre is being refurbished from 16 to 18 Dec.

We're closed 20, 25 and 26 Dec. Our Puppet Theatre is being refurbished from 16 to 18 Dec.

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Planet Pioneers

Discover if you have what it takes to explore, adapt and survive in a completely different planetary environment.

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Leave Earth behind and travel into space for an experience unlike any other. Do you have what it takes to survive in a completely different environment?

Scitech’s Planet Pioneers exhibition will challenge visitors to explore, adapt, and survive on another planet.

Before arriving at the planet, visitors will need to successfully pack the right equipment for the voyage, select the perfect crew and learn about the surrounding planets in the solar system.

The exhibition engages visitors with exciting hands-on and full-body experiences such as driving a 4-D Surface Exploration Vehicle, flying a virtual drone to solve environmental issues and experiencing G-force in the spinning capsule.

Exhibit Specifications

  • 17 exhibits in 2 x 40ft containers
  • floor area: 400 – 600 square metres (4,300 – 6,500 square feet)
  • minimum ceiling height: 3 metres (10 feet), optimal height 4 metres (13 feet)
  • Power: 240v to 120v electricity supply

Materials Supplied

  • Marketing and Education supplies
  • Transit insurance
  • Exhibition installation/dismantling

Target Audience

  • Ages 5 to 12 years and their families.
  • School groups
  • Tour groups

STEM Areas

  • Planetary Science
  • Physics of propulsion and landing
  • trajectory and force
  • planning equipment and crewing for long journeys
  • requirements of shelter, food, water and power for off-world habitation,
  • exploration
  • mapping and maintenance equipment

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