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Get Unknotted


Remove the rope from the structure, or if the rope is already off, loop the rope back around to the pole with the red band!

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Topology is a branch of mathematics that focuses more on how objects are put together rather than their shape. In this exhibit we're looking at how the metal frames and the black rope fit together as opposed to their shapes.

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Look Closer

Welcome to Look Closer, Techniquest's brand new digital tool. We're trialling Look Closer as a way of offering you a closer look at the science demonstrated by many of our exhibits. You'll find visitor sheets, videos, articles on contemporary science as well as fun trails to navigate your way around the exhibition space.

Speak to our Science Communicators to find out more.