“Crack the Code: Genetics
lets visitors delve into the science of genetics. From August
16-19, 2018 learn more through engaging activities that help
simplify this complex topic.
Extract the DNA of a strawberry, map out your genetic traits on
a genetic wheel, find out if you’re a supertaster through
special taste tests, and assemble a puzzle based on the
structure of a cell.
These experiments show how your genes affect the traits that are
passed down through your family and demonstrate how humanity is
all connected in surprising ways through our genetic code.
Visitors can dive even deeper by visiting BODY WORLDS Rx.
The exhibit leaves Imagination Station on Labor Day, so
this will be one of the last weekends to check it out. Learn how
the genes passed down from your family can affect your health,
and see up-close the cells and elements that make up the human
Representatives from New York Life Insurance will be on-site for
free fingerprinting on Saturday, August 18 from 11am–4pm.
Lucas County residents receive a $1.50 discount and FREE Saturday
admission for kids, 12 and under, with paid adult admission. For
more information, call 419.244.2674 or visit