CSI: The Experience Tickets
Do you have what it takes to solve a triple murder? Play the role of a crime scene investigator in this exciting, hands-on experience complete with two state-of-the-art forensic crime labs and dazzling special effects.
Through hands-on activities with real equipment, as well as multi-media presentations, guests will sample the following science fields and understand their role in cracking crimes:
-DNA identification: understanding the fundamental principles of genetic biology and advances in DNA profiling that have greatly advanced the forensic science field.
-Toxicology: identifying the presence of drugs or poisons in body tissues, fluids and organs.
-Forensic anthropology: examining skeletal remains for forensic purposes.
-Forensic entomology: studying the presence of insects and or insect eggs in dead bodies to help determine the time or location of the death.
-Forensic pathology: looking for trauma or anomalies in the body’s systems that explain sickness or death.
-Forensic art: using an understanding of anatomy and physiology to create images.
-Firearm and toolmark identification: using observation skills to match patterns and learning the basic physics behind ballistics.
-Information technology: understanding the use of national databases, cell phones, cameras, e-mails and other digital technologies to track and investigate crimes.
-Latent prints: using chemistry to reveal fingerprints or handprints that are not visible to the naked eye.
-Blood spatter analysis: studying blood patterns to determine movement, speed, direction, location, etc. - all to help identify what took place at the crime scene.
-Tools and technologies in the exhibit:
-Video monitors with scenes from CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and real-life scientists talking about their areas of expertise
-Personal computers with touch-screen technology
-UV light sources
-Cell phone seizure kit
-Chemistry equipment, reagents
-DNA instrument systems
-Ballistics identification systems and bullet trap
Open daily from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm.
Ticket includes upgraded package of TWO crime scene investigations.