Step up to the Hereditary Slot Machine and find out the odds your children will inherit your eye, skin or hair color, height and more. At How Similar Are You?, discover which other inanimate and animate objects, besides a banana, share your DNA. The Cookie Factory explains your microscopic makeup in terms of baking cookies, and you can be the Gumshoe at DNA Detective and solve a crime by matching DNA samples to the culprit. Other stations include a Giant Double Helix, a Cell Explorer and Discovery Theater.
GENOME: The Secret of How Life Works runs noon to 5 p.m. Sundays and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays, through May 4. Museum of Health and Medical Science, 1515 Hermann Drive. For information, call 713-521-1515 or visit www.thehealthmuseum.org. $5 to $6 (free on Thursdays).
Tuesdays-Sundays. Starts: Feb. 5. Continues through May 4, 2008