A good exhibit presents enough (accurate) information and context about a subject to provoke the audience into making a connection or taking action. Often when I’m designing exhibits, I come across something that inspires me to investigate further. And before I know it, I’m falling down the rabbit hole. This is how I recently came across the fascinating secret world of a microscopic organism called the tardigrade.
So briefly (because I’ve heard you have a short attention span), here are my favorite things about tardigrades.