Geo Dynamo

Bio Scenic Travel Machine

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Explore microbial life structures and the surrounding environment.

Geo Dynamo travels the earth seeking opportunities to fulfill its mission of serving as an accessible exploration device while utilizing binoculars as its instrument. The machine’s design and lenses invite you to explore its internal landscape of microbial life structures, your surrounding environment, other viewers and yourself.

here to research and contain a collection and record of life on earth


  • Travel Capsule: Geo Dynamo
  • Target Name: Earth
  • Mission: Exploration Device
  • Instrument: Binoculars
  • Launch Date: 2012.09.19
  • Produced By: Bio Scenic Earth Laboratory, Inc.


This project was funded by Forecast Public Art with additional support from the Jerome Foundation.

Landing Sites

  • The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, Wisconsin
    February 27 – April 4, 2015
  • 13th Ave NE and 3rd St NE, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    May 18, 2013
  • Silverwood Park, St. Anthony, Minnesota
    January 1 – February 28, 2013
  • Tarnish and Gold Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    July 30 – August 30, 2012
  • Atlas Obscura, Field Trip Day, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    September 19, 2012