Daleks – the species from the Dr. Who universe that live in mobile, self-contained life support canisters. It seems obvious what use metals are to them – their lives completely depend upon them.
But do ours?
While we could live without metals, it would be very different - no cars, no bikes, no computers, nor many other things. What would life be like without metals? Discover some of the many ways metals shape our world in our newest temporary exhibit ‘What Use Are Metals To Me?’ opening March 7, 2015.