An Evening of Rough Science

In an Evening of Rough Science we will conduct an autopsy on a microwave, unweave the rainbow to make the sky is blue, and unravel the challenges of how to explain Climate Change to your Dad. Join Sean Elliott, a science communicator with over ten...
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The Lightbulb Moment

The Intelligibles will turn your house upside-down, inside out, shake it all around and see what science spills out. Puzzle over the uncrackable egg and discover spaghetti’s snappy secret. From the chemistry in your kitchen to the bubbles in your...
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Go Elemental

Chemistry is all around us! Just imagine a world without chemical elements. No colours, no nice fluffy bread or cakes, no wine or chocolate, no brilliant blue pools....all things consist of chemical elements which enhance our lives. How does...
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Faraday's Candle

An illuminating one-man show which brings Michael Faraday and his candles to life. "There is no better, there is no more open door by which you can enter into the study of natural philosophy than by considering the physical phenomena of a candle."...
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Living Science at Castlemaine Farmers' Market

FREE event. Join re-science, CSIRO Education and the University of Melbourne at the Castlemaine Farmers' Market to explore the relationships between food, science, innovation, technology and the environment. We'll have interactive presentations,...
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GM: A Dinner Discussion

Should GM crops contribute to global food security? We need to find a way to feed an extra 3 - 4 billion people by 2050 with likely greater constraints on availability of arable land, water, fuel and fertilisers. Should gene technologies play a role...
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Discover the Square Kilometre Array (SKA)

Public lecture featuring Professor Phillip Diamond (CSIRO Astronomy & Space Science) Thursday 9 Jun 2011 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Scienceworks and Melbourne Planetarium 2 Booker Street Spotswood, Victoria The SKA will be the largest and most advanced...
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Dinner with the Stars - an SKA event

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Sport Science Kit - Available for your community event

Get your community group exploring the science behind sports with this hands-on, interactive Sport Science kit. A mix of fun and serious activities that look at heart rates after sport, the skills required to balance, and other sport-related...
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Dinner with the Stars - Limited places, click here for more info

Join Phil Diamond, leader of CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science, at the Victorian Space Science Education Centre (VSSEC). Discover the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) and why it is important for Australia. Enjoy a fully catered three course meal and...
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