Museum of Science and Industry


Imaging: The Tools of Science


Exhibit Essentials


Ages:
This exhibit is suitable for Grades 4-8, Grades 9-12.
Location:
Main Level, Art of the Bicycle - Main Level, Imaging
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Learn how imaging technology is used in medicine, law enforcement and other fields in a variety of activities. Stand in front of an infrared camera in the thermographic portal and see how computer imaging detects and displays the warm and cool areas of your body. Add your face to a computer database and see how computers color, mix and contort your facial features. Diagnose and “treat” patients using medical imaging technology.


Museum Hours
  • Extended hours through Sept. 1:
    Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Open daily except Thanksgiving and Christmas
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Museum Location
Museum of Science+Industry
5700 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
1 (773) 684-1414
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