A must-include in your next visit to MOTAT, this exhibition space celebrates Kiwi ingenuity and innovation, one object at a time. Discover what happens when creativity meets technology
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Discover how this innovative piece of technology was developed to keep Kiwis safe from the spread of Covid-19 during the pandemic.
With the virus spreading at a daunting rate abroad, safe and efficient methods to identify potential infection became crucial to keeping Aotearoa safe. The technology uses a thermal camera to get an accurate, quick and contact-free temperature reading.
Find out more about how the Te Kahu Ora – the Cloak of Health was adapted from The Cacophony Project, originally designed to whakaruruhau protect New Zealand’s native bird species and keep NZ Predator Free.
Lender: 2040 Limited
Location: Building 5 at MOTAT 1, Great North Road.
Entrance: Motion sensor automatic doors and a wide entrance.
Stairs: There are no stairs.
Noise: Video and noise.
Mobility parking is available on site at MOTAT 1. Please arrange in advance.