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25 March 2017
GRAVITATIONAL WAVES: A New Era Of Astronomy Begins
Griffith University Conservatorium Theatre
25 March 2017

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On 14 September 2015, a ripple in the fabric of space, created by the violent collision of two distant black holes over a billion years ago, washed across the Earth....

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12 March 2016
Dear Albert – SOLD OUT
Playhouse QPAC
12 March 2016

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This event has SOLD OUT Dear Albert, written by Alan Alda and performed by an ensemble cast,  delves into Albert Einstein’s personal correspondence, tracing an intimate and unfamiliar line across...

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11 March 2016
Chasing Down the Comet – SOLD OUT
Griffith University Conservatorium Theatre
11 March 2016

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This event has SOLD OUT  Ten years is a long time to ask ‘are we there yet?’ In 2004, the European Space Agency launched the robotic space probe, Rosetta, on...

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11 March 2016
Breakfast with the Brians
Plaza Auditorium, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
11 March 2016

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In a breakfast event that promises to be as entertaining as it is thought provoking, Australia’s Nobel Prize winning astrophysicist (and successful winery owner), Brian Schmidt, meets internationally renowned string...

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10 March 2016
Dawn of the Human Age: Are we the authors of our own destruction?
Plaza Auditorium, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
10 March 2016

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Mankind is a master of invention. For millennia, we’ve reshaped the land, dammed the waters, and conjured towering meccas of civilization. We’ve overcome the limits of Nature, reimagining the World...

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10 March 2016
Can We Save Our Precious Reefs in Time?
Griffith University Conservatorium Theatre
10 March 2016

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The world’s reefs are in a dramatic state of decline – over 50% of corals have been lost over the last 30 years due to pollution, destructive fishing practices, ocean...

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9 March 2016
LIGHT FALLS: Space, Time and an Obsession of Einstein
Playhouse QPAC
9 March 2016

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Brian Greene and an ensemble cast perform this new theatrical work tracing Albert Einstein’s electrifying journey toward one of the most beautiful ideas ever conceived—the General Theory of Relativity. With state-of-the-art animation and...

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25 March 2017
STARGAZING
Cultural Forecourt, South Bank Parklands
25 March 2017

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Do you ever wonder about the stars twinkling above you? Come along for a night under the stars. Coinciding with the 10th anniversary of Earth Hour, this is the perfect...

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25 March 2017
SPECIAL EVENT | COLLISION: A Unique Insight into the World of Hadron
Cremorne Theatre, QPAC
25 March 2017

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Step inside the world’s greatest experiment with one of our esteemed scientists as your private tour guide. A panel of guests including Dr Harry Cliff, particle physicist and curator of...

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25 March 2017
DR KARL FOR KIDS
Griffith University Conservatorium Theatre
25 March 2017

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Back this year by popular demand! Join renowned science personality Dr Karl Kruszelnicki as we investigate the real science behind some of the mysteries of life. How do aeroplanes stay...

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25 March 2017
WATER TALKS: The Inconvenient Truth of Bottled Water
The Edge
25 March 2017

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It takes almost seven times more water to manufacture and transport a bottle of water than is in the bottle itself. As we watch the empty vessels of an ever-increasing...

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25 March 2017
FULL STEAM AHEAD: Pocket Science on a Steam Train
South Brisbane Station
25 March 2017

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10.15am SESSION SOLD OUT 11.30am LIMITED SEATS phone tickets only 07  3432 5120 Travel on a historic steam train with a twist. Steam trains depart South Brisbane station for a 1...