Petrosains PlaySmart™ Kota Kinabalu

Date Activity Slot
1 - 4 December 2019 Fingerprint Analysis
Let's learn the common patterns of fingerprints and make your own fingerprint profile. Examine and compare the ridge characteristics of each fingerprint with the samples provided.
9.30am - 12.00pm
2 - 6 December 2019 Chromatography Snowflakes
Make your own colourful snowflake charm using the chromatography technique. Learn how chromatography can help in separating components of coloured mixtures such as ink, dye and food colouring.
2.00pm - 5.00pm
5 - 8 December 2019 Paper Human Skeleton Model
Assemble bones made out of paper to form a complete human skeleton and learn all about anatomy!
9.30am - 12.00pm
9 - 11 December 2019 Get Crafty with Fingerprints
Make a beautiful craft using fingerprints while learning about the pattern of fingerprints and its importance in forensic investigation.
9.30am - 12.00pm
9 - 13 December 2019 DNA Model Keychain
Explore the chemical structure of DNA by creating your own double helix DNA model.
2.00pm - 5.00pm
12 - 15 December 2019 Paper Human Skeleton Model
Assemble bones made out of paper to form a complete human skeleton and learn all about anatomy!
9.30am - 12.00pm
16 - 18 December 2019 DNA Profiling Activity
Complete a simple guidebook about DNA profiling and challenge yourself by solving a short crime case using the DNA information provided.
9.30am - 12.00pm
16 - 20 December 2019 Chromatography Snowflakes
Make your own colourful snowflake charm using the chromatography technique. Learn how chromatography can help in separating components of coloured mixtures such as ink, dye and food colouring.
2.00pm - 5.00pm
9 - 22 December 2019 Fingerprint Analysis
Let's learn the common patterns of fingerprints and make your own fingerprint profile. Examine and compare the ridge characteristics of each fingerprint with the samples provided.
9.30am - 12.00pm
Mini Shows
1 - 22 December 2019 Fun with Forensic Chemistry
How do forensic scientists identify unknown materials found at crime scenes? Let's test and analyse these unknown materials using flame test, pH & chromatography.
9.30am - 12.00pm
2.00pm - 5.00pm
Latent Fingerprints
Become a detective for a day and find out how to recover fingerprints from crime scenes through several techniques.
Hidden Message
Learn how to reveal hidden messages written using a colourless ink.
Foot-to-Height
Learn how footprints can be analyzed to estimate the height of a suspect.
Hairs and Fibres
Using a DIY microscope, try to examine the hairs or fibres found at crime scenes. Complete the task by comparing and identifying the fibres on the suspect's clothes.
Blood Spatter Analysis
Analyze and uncover the cause and method of murder based on blood splatter photos taken at a mock crime scene.
Forensic Odontology: Teeth Impression
Find out how dental analysis can be used to help identify unknown remains.
DNA Extraction
Learn a simple experiment used to extract a DNA sample from a kiwi fruit and the importance of DNA in forensic investigation.
Day Time
Monday - Thursday9.00am - 7.00pm (closed 1.00pm - 2.00pm)
Saturday - Sunday9.00am - 2.00pm
Friday9.00am - 7.00pm (closed 12.00pm - 2.00pm)
*Closed on Public Holidays

CONTACT US

Norhana Hamim
Head Outreach Programs

Nadia Faizureen Amiril
Science Communicator

Romy Helma
Science Communicator

Norhaniza Johansah
Science Communicator

Phone: 088 255808
Fax: 088 253808
Email: psmartkk@gmail.com

PlaySmart Kuching

Petrosains PlaySmart™ Kuching

Kompleks Dewan Suarah Negeri
Jalan Taman Budaya
93000 Kuching

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Perbadanan Perpustakaan Awam Pahang
Jalan Kemunting, Tanah Putih
25100 Kuantan.

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Perbadanan Perpustakaan Awam Johor
Lot 19745 Jalan Yahya Awal
80100 Johor Bahru.

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