Bushfire Science in Stawell

It’s been raining, it’s been pouring but what does this mean for bushfire risk and preparations for the next fire season?An expert panel of bushfire researchers will discuss bushfire behaviour, risk, and how to best communicate information. This...
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Ologism

A zany mix of comedy, science and song, Ologism (Once Great Big Science Gig) is Australia’s first and most successful science rock cabaret. Ologism has been around since 2003 and is well-known for its skilful exploration of complex, cutting edge...
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A Very Batty Afternoon Tea

Ten excited children and their equally excited parents met Lisa Evans, a microbat expert for afternoon tea in Belmont as part of the “Invite a Scientist to Dinner” initiative. The afternoon started off with some photos of bats and a few facts about...
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Crumbling Ecologies

Crumbling Ecologies interrogates the impact of the economic climate on both environmental conservation and arts education in Melbourne. In times of economic crisis both art and conservation funding is cut, raising questions on their value to culture...
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Science at the Royal Melbourne Show

National Science Week has sent a scientist along to the Royal Melbourne Show. See the live, exciting, entertaining and educating science show at The Pause Stage in the Victorian Government Pavilion. Monday 20th Sep 2:30pm Tuesday 21 Sep 4:00pm...
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Science at your Doorstep - CSIRO Education

Are you looking for innovative activities to offer during the next school holidays or for special events to run during the school term? CSIRO Education is poised to blast kids’ boredom into an alternate dimension by bringing science to your doorstep...
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Somnium – the Science of Sleep

Like any of the great mysteries of humanity, scientists have studied sleep for generations. As our understanding has grown and technology developed, more and more has become known about the sub-conscious brain. Catch up with the research, tap your...
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Mind Matters @ Shepparton

Mind Matters @ Shepparton Thursday 17 March 6.00-7.30pm Goulburn Valley Hotel (GV Hotel), High St, Shepparton Come and explore the wonders of the last great frontier: the human mind. Is it true that London taxi drivers have larger areas of the brain...
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Deconstruction

The best way to know exactly how something works is by pulling it to bits! In this session of deconstruction we will pull apart old and unwanted electrical goods to see what makes them tick! Date: Wednesday, 20 June 2012 Place: Highett Time: 4.30pm...
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Dante’s Laboratory

Obesity is on the rise, terrorism and violence feature in the headlines every day and we have moved to a much more sedentary lifestyle. Dante’s Laboratory examines if the seven deadly sins are still relevant today. Are we gluttonous, slothful and...
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