Technology Zone

Technology Zone

From early computers to 5G networks, here you can dive inside a PC, follow data flow through a home network and learn all about technology that shapes our lives.

Computers and related technologies are so ubiquitous that our students can hardly imagine life before they existed. This Zone gives you the opportunity to untangle just how our world of interconnected devices works.

Explore how technology has changed over the years, and the impact it has on our lives. What’s inside a computer? How does the internet really work?

All of the scenes contained within this zone are shown below:

7 Zones

Inside a Computer

Get ready to shrink down even smaller than a (computer) mouse and squeeze inside the case of a PC from 1987. Do you know your CPU from your floppy drive?
7 Zones

Networks in the Home

See just how many devices in many modern homes rely on Wi-Fi to do their job - and find out how our home networks are connected to the worldwide network we call the Internet.
7 Zones

What is the Internet?

You probably use it every day - but what exactly is the internet? Enter this simulation to find out how data travels around the globe to make modern life possible.

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This ZONE is contained within the Super Science Land

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