Explore the real science behind the unbelievable! The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! appears exclusively at the Springs Preserve, daily now through May 7, 2017, inside the Origen Museum.
The Science of Ripley's Believe It or Not! exhibit takes you to places you never imagined. Discover the intriguing science behind the seemingly unexplainable through a collection of extraordinary objects and interactive experiences including:
· Crawling through a life-size model of the prehistoric snake—Titanoboa—and reveling at its incredible size.
· Measuring up against Robert Wadlow, the world's tallest man, who grew to 8 feet 11 inches tall!
· Marveling at a calf with two faces; shrunken heads; a megalodon shark jaw; a portrait of Einstein made of toast; and intricate micro-sculptures so small they fit into the head of a needle.
The Science of Ripley's Believe It or Not! is a production of Science North, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada and Ripley Entertainment Inc. This exhibit is free for members or included with paid general admission.
Location: Springs Preserve, 333 S. Valley View Blvd., (Meadows Ln. Between Alta Dr. and U.S. 95)
WHEN: Daily through May 7, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
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ABOUT THE SPRINGS PRESERVE - Located just three miles from the famed Las Vegas Strip, the Springs Preserve is an award-winning 180-acre family destination dedicated to exploring green-living, desert life, and Las Vegas’ vibrant history through botanical gardens, interactive science and nature exhibits, animal shows, and trails offering hiking, biking and more. Indoor experiences include exhibition galleries dedicated to showcasing art and traveling exhibitions of local and national significance, on-site technologically advanced learning centers, the Nevada State Museum and Divine Cafe. The Preserve hosts seasonal special events including concerts, arts shows and holiday experiences. Plan your visit at springspreserve.org , “like” us on Facebook, and get instant updates on #springspreserve via Twitter. Hours of Operation - 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., seven days a week; hours vary for classes and special events. Gardens and trails close at 5 p.m. or dusk (whichever comes first).