TITLE

Hands-on exhibits make sense of science

AUTHOR(S)
Bown, William
PUB. DATE
April 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;4/27/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1766, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the work of Bhagwant Singh of Manchester, England's Museum of Science and Industry in producing hands-on science exhibits for museums around the world. Group of 20 people who met in London to swap ideas and build `concept' displays; Growth of interactive science museums; San Francisco's Exploratorium; More.
ACCESSION #
9105131196

 

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