Seen through the eyes of Charlie, a young boy who is writing a report about his favorite bird—the kiwi, Charlie and Kiwi’s Evolutionary Adventure offers an engaging story, exhibits, and activities that introduce visitors to the basics of evolution.
Charlie and Kiwi’s Evolutionary Adventure is an original 3-part experience that invites visitors to:
- See evidence of evolutionary connections between dinosaurs and birds
- Enjoy the story of Charlie, whose curiosity leads to his understanding of how evolution works
- Engage in activities about variation, inheritance, selection, time and adaptation (VISTA), key evolutionary concepts
Charlie and Kiwi Resources:
NOVA’s new series Becoming Human: www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/beta/evolution/
Site related in general to evolution: www.pbs.org/wgbh/evolution/
Charlie and Kiwi’s Evolutionary Adventure was created with support from the National Science Foundation (DRL- 0540152) to the New York Hall of Science.