Human Sundial - Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
Posted by: Go Boilers!
N 42° 58.805 W 085° 35.102
16T E 615369 N 4759574
Quick Description: You are the sundial!
Location: Michigan, United States
Date Posted: 11/3/2011 6:08:09 PM
Waymark Code: WMD0WY
Stand on the month and hold your hands up, it will then tell you the time. I found it pretty accurate.
Scientific Principle(s) being demonstrated:
Using the sun to tell time
Briefly explain if the experiment was effective for you. Could it have been better?:
I found it to be pretty accurate.
When is the apparatus/experiment available to the public:
Meijer Gardens is open 362 days a year.
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday: 9 am-5 pm
Tuesday: 9 am-9 pm
Sunday: 11 am-5 pm
Of course, this exhibit will only work until sunset.
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