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Create Nature Journal

South

3 December 2022

Join Cassey from Forest Organics in a 2 hour Nature & Art based workshop that explores our relationship with Nature, Art and Ourselves.

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Simple Machines

South

3 December 2022

Build catapults, explore gears and launch projectiles in this engaging session In this course, we explore simple machines. What is a simple machine? How does a pulley system work? Is the lever the best invention…

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Event

Space Science

South

26 November 2022

Launch into space and explore the planets, moons and stars In this session, we explore all things out of this world. We look at the planets in our own solar system. The effects of the…

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Festival

Spring Bay Squid Festival

South

25 November 2022 - 27 November 2022

Art, science, food & cabaret… together at last. With squid. Spring Bay Squid Festival is a three-day celebration of the ocean and its most intriguing inhabitant: the marvellous squid. With tentacles cast far and wide…

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Lecture

Physics of Life: What do the laws of physics say?

South

24 November 2022

In 1928 Paul Dirac said, “The underlying physical laws necessary for the mathematical theory of a large part of physics and the whole of┬áchemistry are thus completely known, and the difficulty is only that the…

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Lecture

Are the Paris Climate Goals Still Attainable?

South

24 November 2022

Climate change is a global emergency that goes beyond national borders. To stop it, we require international cooperation and coordinated solutions at all levels. The 2015 Paris Agreement is the most successful example of this…

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Talk

Poles apart – how similar are the Arctic and Antarctic?

South

24 November 2022

The Arctic and Antarctic are both extreme environments (remote, cold, and hard to reach), but are they also extremely similar? For our last Beer Aquatic event of 2022, Professor Rolf Gradinger, a marine biologist from…

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Lecture

Climate Change Education and Global Best Practice

South

22 November 2022

Join a panel of experts to discuss global best practice in climate change education. Presenter(s): Julie Wilkens, Times Higher Education A/Prof Mohd Wira Mohd Shafiei, Universiti Sains Malaysia Corey Peterson, University of Tasmania Michael Fay,…

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Event

Mega Structures

South

19 November 2022

Ever wanted to see the tallest tower you can make? Can you make the strongest bridge? In this course, we look at different bridge types and explore how the different designs work as you go…

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Event

2022 School Solar Challenge

Statewide

19 November 2022

Attention all Tasmanian Teachers, Students and Parents with an interest in Applied STEM and Renewable Solar Technology! Are you a teacher looking for an exciting, hands-on STEM activity for your students to tackle in Term…

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Tasmanian Vegetable Research Facility Field Day

North West

15 November 2022

Hear from TIA researchers and leading agronomists about agricultural sustainability and innovation. Join farm manager Doug Clark on a tour to see the new equipment and technology that has recently been installed at Forthside. The…

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Event

Science of Flight

South

12 November 2022

How do things fly? What makes a plane stay in the air? How do birds fly? In this session we explore all things in the air. We explore (and build) rockets, planes and jetpacks. How…

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