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Experience Evolution’s Innovations!

Take a moment to download our educational resources and view photos and videos from The Machine Inside: Biomechanics. You’ll witness amazing animal adaptations and how see they’ve inspired astonishing human inventions, and you’ll discover how scientists from The Field Museum and other institutions are learning even more about the tools and technologies that make certain living creatures so successful.

Photo Galleries
Check out plants and animals equipped with terrific survival techniques, and view the many ways humans have harnessed these evolutionary aids for our own benefit.

Video Gallery
Take a video tour of the exhibition to see the experiences you’ll enjoy, and examine how fins, feet, feathers, and other “mechanical” features reveal the machines at work inside us all.