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The Science of Herd Immunity

South

9 September 2021

Join a panel of experts as they explore how the COVID-19 pandemic might end, and what the new normality might look like.  Medical experts from Australia and the United Kingdom examine global modelling dynamics, immunology, rapid testing,…

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Event

Science in the Pub: Science in Practice

South

2 September 2021

How a team of dedicated public health researchers and policy makers are turning science into policy and practice Every scientist (well most of them!) dreams of having their research make a real difference in the…

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Talk

SciPub in Practice

South

2 September 2021

Every scientist (well most of them!) dreams of having their research make a real difference in the world. So how do we actually get science to translate into action on the ground? This special SciPub…

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Festival

Festival of Bright Ideas

South

21 August 2021

A fun event for all Tasmanians, the Festival of Bright Ideas showcases science, tech, engineering, maths, arts, and more. Come see, play, eat, drink, and interact with everything from sea creatures to drones! You’re invited.…

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Talk

Peri-Menopause and Menopause

South

18 August 2021

This special women’s health talk explores the changes that happen to the body during perimenopause and menopause. Come to gain an understanding of the underlying cause of the more common symptoms experienced during this transitional…

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Lecture

From Antarctica to Outer Space: Exploring Gender Equity at the Extremes

South

16 August 2021

Men often dominate the annals of exploration in Antarctica and Space. The pervasiveness of heroic white masculine leadership and exploration at the ends of the Earth and beyond, as well as more generally in Science,…

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Performance

Dr Karl Live(Streamed)!

South

14 August 2021

Dr Karl returns to Tassie via the wonders of Zoom! The search for Truth has always been hard. But it is true that a whale and a fish can keep on swimming after they have…

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Workshop

Bandicoot Bushes – Mt Nelson Bushcare

South

8 August 2021

Come and learn about bandicoots and what you can do in your own garden to help them thrive. Collect a free native plant or two to help you start your very own bandicoot bungalow. The…

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Performance

A Fleshy-Rooted Perennial

South

7 August 2021 - 8 August 2021

Alex Last and Contemporary Art Tasmania invite you to participate in a rehearsal of sensory experience, visualisation, and dialogue that delves into ecological entanglement. In this globalised world, living on stolen country, what does it…

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Workshop

National Tree Day at Dru Point

South

1 August 2021

Come along and help celebrate National Tree Day by planting native trees at Dru Point in Margate. National Tree Day this year will help provide a habitat for birds, bandicoots and other native animals. These…

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Talk

Plankton: the Surprising Seeds of Southern Clouds

South

29 July 2021

Clouds are one of the biggest challenges for predicting the future climate – on the one hand, they block sunlight from coming in; on the other hand, they trap heat at the surface. It’s especially…

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Book Launch

My Forests Book Launch

South

22 July 2021

Witness the spectacular tree houses of the Korowai of West Papua. Visit tree sitter Miranda Gibson, whose 449-day protest against clearfelling in Tasmania’s Tyenna Valley led to a World Heritage listing. Science Week Tasmania will…

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