10 interactive islands which are great fun for children – and grown-ups too!

Le jardin des sciences

The Science Garden, an area designed especially for 6-12 year-olds.

  • I’M ON TV!
    Everyone can have a go at being a television presenter or cameraman.
  • COMMUTATION: CONNECTING YOUR VOICE
    Try to find the right pipe to speak to the other person.
  • COMMUNICATION VIA SATELLITE
    See each other and talk on a videophone if you can correctly point the two antennae towards the satellite.
  • THE 4D SEAT
    The spectacular 3D journey of a drop of water or a signal, combined with sensory effects and synchronised movements!
  • THE ANIMATED FILM
    The illusion of movement is obtained by filming tiny characters image by image.
  • MR PIXEL
    Pixels and encoding explained through a little decoding experiment on a computer.
  • THE TOUCH TABLE
    Interact with the computer with a touch of your fingers, and send personalised digital postcards.
  • ENCODING: TRANSFORMING YOUR VOICE
    The voice, a sound wave, is encoded as an electrical signal.
  • THE MOVEMENT OF SOUND
    Speak into one end of a pipe, and it can be heard from the other!
  • SMILE, YOU’VE BEEN DIGITALISED!
    Discover the stages in the digitisation process and try morphing your own portrait.

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