Tornado Alley

Friday, April 11, 2014 to Monday, April 28, 2014

This exhibition requires a special ticket.

The center of the United States holds a region known as Tornado Alley that is home to the most violent and destructive tornadoes on earth. Join Storm Chasers star Sean Casey and the researchers of VORTEX 2 in the most ambitious effort ever made to understand the origins and evolution of tornadoes in this thrilling 3D adventure. Armed with a 70mm camera, a fleet of customized vehicles designed to withstand gale force winds, torrential rains and unrelenting hail, and an arsenal of the most advanced weather measurement instruments ever created, the stars of Tornado Alley take audiences on a thrilling quest to experience a tornado’s destructive power at point blank range. Experience the adrenaline and the science of nature’s most dramatic phenomena for a limited time only.

 

Tornado Alley is a co-production of Giant Screen Films and Graphic Films, in collaboration with the Giant Dome Theater Consortium.  Major funding was provided by the National Science Foundation.