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Pixar: 25 Years of Animation at the CaixaForum

Since the premiere of 'Toy Story' (in 1995), the first feature-length computer animated film, Pixar Animation Studios has launched a long list of critically-acclaimed blockbusters such as 'Up' and 'Cars'. These films have earned Pixar 26 Oscars and seven Golden Globes, among other awards. CaixaForum is currently hosting a wonderfully curated Pixar exhibition which began at the MoMA in New York City. The details to each of these creative works are revealed in the exhibition, which presents the characters, stories and fantasy worlds of their productions through storyboards, 3D sculptures, digital installations and models. Any fan of the movies will enjoy this thoroughfare of Pixar excellence.

Light and Color: Family Activity in CosmoCaixa

Why is the sky blue? What causes a rainbow after a storm? Kids and adults can explore the effects of light on the world with the temporary workshop at the CosmoCaixa Madrid. Perform experiments to test the laws of reflection and refraction, the decomposition of white light, bioluminescence, fluorescence, additive and subtractive mixturecolors. Learn the scientific explanations for the everyday and extraordinary effects of light and colors.

The Last Reef

Visit the underwater world using new 3D technology to experience the colors of coral, clouds of jellyfish and explosive land growing in the ocean. Travel to Palau, Vancouver Island, Mexico and the Bahamas to explore the complex cities of water life deep within our oceans. Watch the ancient islands being shaped and formed from the ocean floor. Also, understand how human activity is impacting the chemistry of the oceans as acidity and water temperature rise causing the coral and shells of the great barrier reefs to break-down.