National Science Week ASTA School Grants

National Science Week provides a chance to focus on the impact science, engineering, technology and mathematics has on our lives, our economy, our society and our world. To help Australian schools celebrate National Science Week, the Australian...
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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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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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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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Chocolate Science Cafe at Bendigo Discovery Centre

Chocolate is delicious to eat – but how often do you consider the chemistry behind good chocolate? We'll examine some of the science that goes into making chocolate (with plenty of tastings along the way!) You'll use that scientific knowledge to...
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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 grape...
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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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Science & Arts Colliding - New Approaches to communicating innovation

Science & Arts Colliding - New Approaches to communicating innovation Carlton Connect 3rd Annual DICE lecture 6.30pm – 8pm Tuesday 28 October 2014 Copland Theatre, The Spot Building The University of Melbourne Exploring the interactions between...
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Australian Synchrotron Public Event

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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