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Located at Edmonton, TELUS World of Science stands as a beacon of inspiration, dedicated to fostering a positive science and technology culture in the region. As part of the Edmonton Space & Science Foundation, this non-profit organization aims to ignite curiosity, inspire discovery, and celebrate science, ultimately changing lives through their various offerings.
Visitors to TELUS World of Science – Edmonton can immerse themselves in a world of discovery, enjoying themed galleries, the Zeidler Dome, IMAX Theatre, The Science Stage, and the Galaxy Gift Shop.
Variety of Activities:
Ancient Caves: A Journey into Earth's Depths
Embark on a visually stunning and scientifically enlightening adventure with the IMAX® film, Ancient Caves. The film follows paleoclimatologist Dr. Gina Moseley and her team of intrepid cave explorers as they traverse the most remote and perilous caves worldwide. This 3D exploration unlocks the secrets of the Earth's climate by studying stalagmite samples, offering a unique blend of adventure, science, and breathtaking beauty.
Immersive 360° Experience: Pink Floyd's "The Dark Side of the Moon"
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Pink Floyd's iconic album "The Dark Side of the Moon," TELUS World of Science – Edmonton presents an immersive 360° experience in the Zeidler Dome. Modern technology combines mind-bending visuals with the entire remastered album, providing a sensory treat that transcends reality. This unique full-dome sight-and-sound film takes audiences on a journey that spans futuristic visions and nostalgic acknowledgments of Pink Floyd's visual history.
Health Zone: Unveiling Factors Influencing Your Health
Delve into the complexities of health at the Health Zone. Divided into five zones, this gallery explores the influence of genes, choices, environment, healthcare, and hands-on biology. From understanding how genes and microbes impact health to exploring the choices that shape well-being, Health Zone provides an interactive and informative experience for all ages.
Education Beyond Boundaries
For educators, TELUS World of Science – Edmonton is a valuable resource for school activities and field trips, catering to K-12 students in Edmonton and across the province. The institution provides a range of virtual and in-person field trip school programs tailored to meet the needs of diverse classrooms.