University of Nebraska State Museum


Life on Earth has an installation called “Tree of Life” in the Explore Evolution gallery at the University of Nebraska State Museum in Lincoln, Nebraska. This installation includes a multi-touch table for visitors to experience the DeepTree and the FloTree exhibit. An iPad kiosk installation is planned for the Build-A-Tree (BAT) exhibit.


News & Press
  • Best of CHI 2015 Best Paper Award: Proposed a novel Group Identification Algorithm in a dynamic visitor flow and engagement metrics for statistical analysis in interactive informal learning environments. Demonstrated effects of two typical study methodologies (pdf).
  • Coming soon! We are working on a digital Evolution Lab with the WGBH/NOVA Labs team.
  • PBS NOVA Engaging Science blog
  • Live Showcase of BATand paper presentation at Games, Learning and Society 2014 (watch video...)
  • Seeing Science: Biomedical Computation Review writes about the DeepTree. (read more...)
  • Harvard Gazette:: The watchword is innovation (read more...)
  • SEAS News Release: Museum exhibit developed at SEAS puts evolution at visitors’ fingertips (read more...)