Extinct- Lancefield Megafauna Festival

Inspired by an astonishing accumulation of thousands of megafauna fossils in the clay of Lancefield Swamp, the Extinct- Lancefield Megafauna Festival truly explores the distinctive pre-history, history and environment of this region of Victoria –...
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ThoughtLAB-14: My Veggie Garden Rules

Competition will be fierce in this season of My Veggie Garden Rules. Four new contestants don their gumboots and pick up their gardening tools to battle for the title of MasterGrower 2050. With your insightful science rock band, Ologism, we invite...
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Dirty Secrets - Exhibition

Join us for the opening of Dirty Secrets, an exhibition celebrating the International Year of Soil 2015. Curated by Dr Renee Beale Dirty Secrets uncovers the hidden curiosities buried in soil, encouraging a deeper search for our connection to the...
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ThoughtLAB-14: Dead Dirt

It is the year 2050 and much of the world’s soils have only five more fertile harvests remaining. Can you save our soil? Dead Dirt is a ThoughtLAB-14 event where we invite a guest panel to interact with the audience to collaborate on ideas, analyse...
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ThoughtLAB-14: Baby it's hot outside!

It’s the summer of 2050 and after three consecutive days hotter than 47oC, including a new record temperature for Melbourne of 50oC, predictions of even hotter temperatures have thrown citizens into chaos. Your country has turned to you to solve the...
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Sipping on Science

There's a lot more to the science of wine that just the fermentation of grape sugars to produce alcohol. Join our host, award winning wine maker David Lloyd, and research scientist Dr Mandy Webb, to discuss the latest scientific research about...
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Crystallography - Making Matters Crystal Clear

The Australian Synchrotron creates a light one million times brighter than the sun, to give researchers x-ray vision. Industrial and scientific researchers come to use the synchrotron in many areas of study including medicine, industrial innovation...
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A Berry Good Idea

Berry picking, not cherry picking the science. Check out the innovations that make berry picking a thriving industry. Date, Time and Venue details will be posted on the website closer to the date.
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Dairy Science

Victoria has a thriving diary industry that actively implements the latest in scientific research. See how farm gate producers and researchers continue to innovate in the diary sector Date, time and venue details will be released closed to the date.
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Environmental Film Festival

The Environmental Film Festival Melbourne began in 2010 with a vision to inform, engage and inspire on the environmental issues that affect us today and has since grown into one of Melbourne’s most notable ‘green’ events. Showcasing a dynamic range...
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