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Have a browse through some of the quality science events we have listed here. Be sure to look out for the golden star for upcoming science events and be inspired by hugely successful events from the past. See the photos, watch the videos, read the reviews and get all the inspiration you need to run your own science event in your school or community...

An Evening of Rough Science Wednesday 17 August 2011

Lithuanian Club, 45 Errol Street, North Melbourne, 3051

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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BASF Kids’ Lab Saturday 20 August 2011

Scienceworks

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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Inspiring Scientists Saturday 20 August 2011

Scienceworks

Join in this careers day with a twist. Find out about your favourite “ology” by chatting to inspiring career scientists and explore the exciting opportunities a career in science has to offer. Saturday 20 & Sunday 21 August, 11:00am–4:00pm...
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Australian Skeptics Saturday 20 August 2011

Scienceworks

Discover the science behind the paranormal with the Australian Skeptics at Scienceworks, as they explain the wonder of magic, perception and illusions, plus many more surprising demonstrations. Saturday 20 & Sunday 21 August, 10:00am–4:00pm...
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ANZAAS Kids Ask Scientists Questions Sunday 21 August 2011

Scienceworks

Sunday 21 August, 2.00–3.00pm at Scienceworks Designed to get children thinking about how things work – not just getting the ‘right’ answer, this forum encourages children to think about the ‘big’ questions and provides the opportunity to quiz...
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Backyard Science at the Pub – From chemical soup to dazzling gemstones Tuesday 16 August 2011

The Foundry Hotel, 366 High Street, Bendigo

Dermot Henry, Manager Natural Science Collections, Museum Victoria explores the origins of minerals and crystals found in central Victoria. Free – food and drinks at bar prices.
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Backyard Science at the Pub – Chemistry in the Sea Tuesday 2 August 2011

Royal Hotel, 43 Fairy Street, Warrnambool

Head of Sciences at Museum Victoria, Dr Mark Norman explores the clever chemistry used by our coastal and deep-sea animals, from glowing ink and toxic slime to warning, communication and the building blocks of these alien bodies. Tuesday 2 August,...
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City Science 2014 Upcoming Event Friday 22 August 2014

Queensbridge Square and Queen Victoria Market

Check out the great City Science 2014 events taking place around Melbourne! On Friday 22nd August 2014 you can boggle your brain with the amazing science at Market of the Mind.
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The Festival of Ideas on the road Thursday 7 July 2011

Swan Hill Town Hall, 53-57 McCallum Street, Swan Hill

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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Waiter, Waiter, there’s a dye in my soup! Tuesday 16 August 2011

Prospects Restaurant, SMB Campus, University of Ballarat

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”
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