Geckos: Tails to Toepads features more than 15 species of live geckos from all over the world. Through a series of computer and tactile interactives visitors can experience gecko night vision, magnify gecko toepads, listen to gecko sounds, and build a custom gecko for various environments. On display through Jan. 5, 2011. National Geographic Museum, 1145 17th St. NW. Exhibition is free. Call 202-857-7588 or visit ngmuseum.org.
Giant Day Gecko photographed by Bill Love