Margaret Wertheim

Science and art entwine to raise environmental awareness Science writer and artist Margaret Wertheim will explore mathematics, culture and the story of hyperbolic space in a public talk at RMIT University on the 14th January 2016. A pioneering...
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SciBabe comes to Victoria!

She has swallowed fifty homeopathic sleeping pills in one go, and taken on one of the US’s biggest talk show hosts – all in the name of debunking myths masquerading as science. Yvette d’Entremont will be National Science Week in Victoria’s...
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Griffyn's Earth

The Griffyn Ensemble Earth – the science of trees through music Fri 9 August 7:30pm – Melbourne – Royal Botanic Gardens (Domain House) Sat 10 August 4:30pm – Bendigo – Discovery Centre Sun 11 August 4pm – Albury – Albury Library Museum Sat 17 August...
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Ignite your Imagination

Science doesn' t just happen during National Science Week! Check out these events during the rest of the year and Ignite your Imagination, Heavens Above! First Friday every month, 8:00pm Briars Astronomy Centre, The Briars Historic Park, Nepean...
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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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Waiter, Waiter, there’s a dye in my soup!

Art and Food Science Dinner. Meet Jeff Potter - the Food Geek, straight from the USA! Chat to food scientists over a delicious three course meal. Jeff Potter – the Food Geek and author of “Cooking for Geeks” Are you the innovative type, the cook...
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Science Shaping Society - Lecture Series

Monash Science Centre 2011 Lecture Series Science Shaping Society: A track through the explosive growth of science and technology, and the consequent impact and implications on society now and in the future. Lectures take place once a month on...
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Chatham Primary School Science Fair

Students in Prep to Grade 6 showed off their science flair at the 2010 Chatham Primary School Science Fair. Students worked in groups or individually to explore science topics and answer science questions that interested them. Erupting volcanos,...
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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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The Naked Scientist at St Leonard's College, Brighton

Students at St Leonard's College in Brighton saw the Naked Scientist Chris Smith live as he recorded a podcast before their very eyes. Joined by local scientists and space enthusiasts Chris Smith kept the students entertained with flaming gherkins,...
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