SCINEMA screenings

SCINEMA is a national festival of science film held as part of National Science Week. To help celebrate the International Year of Biodiversity, this year's festival focuses on the way we interact with the environment and the critters we share it...
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Science and Non-Science - where's the difference?

University of Melbourne Secular Society presents: Gerhard Wiesenfeldt talking about why the demarcation between science and non-science is important and Kristian Camilleri tells us why the demarcation between science and non-science is difficult....
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Dr. Karl at the Monash Science Centre! - "Dinosaurs Aren't Dead"

Karl Kruszelnicki, otherwise known as Dr. Karl, is arguably Australia's most popular science communicator. With weekly discussion on national radio, a hit TV show and a range of best selling books, Dr. Karl has received world wide accolades. To...
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ANZAAS Kids ask questions

Ever had a question about science that you couldn’t find the answer… This forum provides children with the opportunity to put questions directly to prominent Australian scientists. A part of National Science Week 2010, this program is designed to...
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Science on show

A rare opportunity to meet MV experts and discover some of the weird and wonderful specimens hidden in the museum’s science collections. Collections on display: Palaentology Marine invertebrates Fishes Birds and mammals Terrestrial invertebrates...
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Invite a Scientist to Dinner - Science for the Scientists

As part of our Invite a Scientist to Dinner program, Dr Gael Jennings was invited to dine with parents who participate in the North Fitzroy Primary School 'parents-as-scientists' program. It was a great way to thank those parents and at the same...
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National Science Week 2015

2015 is shaping up to be an amazing National Science Week! Time to start planning which events you'll be heading to. Visit theNational Science Week website for ideas. National Science Week 2015 runs from 15-23 August 2015 The 2015 school's theme...
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Science Mini-Zine Competition 2011

2011 Science Week Mini-Zine Competition Winners Announced Congratulations to the Winners of our Science Mini-Zine Competition! Winners from all over Australia had their mini-zines distributed at National Science Week events in Victoria. Secondary...
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