Jurassic Science Week

Using augmented reality, National Science Week is bringing the dinosaurs back to roam your city. Download an app for your iPhone or smart phone and you'll be able to see dinosaurs placed in the virtual world. Photograph yourself with a dinosaur...
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BASF Kids’ Lab

Experience the fascinating world of chemistry through simple and hands-on experiments! Run by BASF chemists, these 1-hour workshops introduce chemistry to children in an interactive and fun day. Saturday 20 & Sunday 21 August, 11:00am, 1:00...
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BayerBoost Environmental Scholarship Scheme

BAYERboost is an environmental-scholarship scheme aimed at giving senior secondary school and undergraduate tertiary students experience in environmental research or restoration during their summer holidays. BAYERboost scholarships are funded by...
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The Festival of Ideas on the road

GM crops, new medical treatments and diagnosis, cloning and more… Are you wondering what all this means- ethically, scientifically and for your community? Join us for a lively discussion with an expert panel, visiting straight from the University of...
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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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Media140 Frontiers – The future of social technologies

media140 Frontiers Brisbane will be the first event of its kind to be hosted in the Brisbane Powerhouse to bring together an international gathering of speakers from the US, Europe and Australia. This one-day conference will explore the benefits of...
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SKA - the biggest radio telescope in the world!

Did you know that Australia might host the world’s next big science experiment? The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) would consist of over 3,000 dish antennas in the remote desert of WA, giving us the chance to find out more about the evolution of our...
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I Know What You Did Last Science Lab

TODAY, TODAY, TODAY! Still places left, join us on the night! Ask a teen "What did you do at school today?" and you might get the response: "Nuthin’." Would you like to find out what they are really doing in science class? CSIRO Education and re-...
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SINGULARITY SUMMIT AUSTRALIA

SINGULARITY SUMMIT AUSTRALIA, Singularity Institute Australia DATES:Sat 20th – Sun 21st August, 2011 The Singularity Summit brings rational analysis and strategy to the challenges facing humanity as it develops powerful and disruptive technologies...
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